Note:  March 7, 2018:  This lecture has been postponed due to an emergency in the speaker's family. It will be rescheduled at a later date. We will advise when a new date is selected.

Shin is featured Innovator in Residence speaker

February 23, 2018 -- Hak Cheol (H.C.) Shin, vice chair and executive vice president of 3M Research & Development, Supply Chain, Business Transformation/IT, and Business Development, is the 2018 Innovator in Residence speaker at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls on Thursday, March 8, at 1 p.m. in the Riverview Ballroom, University Center. The event is free and open to the public.

Shin will speak about leadership and innovation as it relates to the changing business landscape, how the innovation process functions, industry 4.0 and the implications for innovation and growth, leadership principles, innovation leadership, and his personal journey of philosophy of innovation.

A native of South Korea, Shin earned his bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering at Seoul National University. He has worked for 3M since 1984.

For more information about this event presented by the College of Business and Economics, call 715-425-3335.

This event is part of UWRF’s “Year of” program. For more information about the Year of South Korea, email

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