Young Joon Lee

Professor at Cheju Halla University


Halla University Rd. 38

Jeju-Si, Jeju Province, 63092, S. Korea

Dr. Young Joon Lee is an Assistant Professor of Artificial Intelligence Engineering at Cheju Halla University, Jeju, Korea, and serves as the Chief Innovation Officer. He is an interdisciplinary researcher and practitioner who is passionate about leveraging cutting-edge technologies to revolutionize finance and economics. He strives to bridge the gap between academia and industry with a strong foundation in Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, and Natural Language Processing and extensive experience in quantitative analysis and asset management.

Dr. Lee’s research focuses on developing innovative AI solutions that enhance the accuracy, transparency, and efficiency of financial decision-making. By harnessing the power of Big Data, he creates advanced models and algorithms that provide valuable insights and drive data-driven strategies. From developing an AI doctor through NLP to creating ML-based models for ESG ratings and evaluating the effectiveness of central bank communication using text mining, his projects showcase the vast potential of AI in transforming the financial landscape.

As an educator Dr. Lee is committed to nurturing the next generation of AI professionals, equipping them with the skills and knowledge necessary to thrive in this rapidly evolving field. Through his teaching and mentorship, he aims to inspire and empower students to push the boundaries of what is possible at the intersection of AI and finance.

With a deep understanding of the challenges and opportunities in both academia and industry, Dr. Lee actively seeks collaborations with fellow researchers, professionals, and organizations who share his vision of driving technological advancement in financial innovation. By combining their expertise and resources, he believes that groundbreaking solutions can be developed to address the most pressing challenges in finance and economics while creating lasting value for businesses and society as a whole.

For those interested in exploring the transformative potential of AI in finance and economics, Dr. Lee welcomes the opportunity to connect and discuss potential collaborations. He is confident that by working together, the future of this exciting field can be shaped, unlocking new possibilities for growth and innovation.

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