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2010’s
06/01/2018 Haksoon Paik inaugurated as the President of the Sejong Institute.
02/12/2018 Jong Chun Baek inaugurated as the Chairman of the Sejong Institute.
06/01/2015 Chang Soo Jin inaugurated as the President of the Sejong Institute.
The Sejong Institute of the Sejong Foundation was restructured and renamed as the Sejong Institute.
02/10/2015 Joon-woo Park inaugurated as the Chairman of the Sejong Foundation.
01/01/2013  Daesung Song re-inaugurated as the President of the Sejong Institute.
11/08/2011 Chul Hyun Kwon inaugurated as the Chairman of the Sejong Foundation.
2000’s
01/01/2009 Daesung Song inaugurated as the President of the Sejong Institute.
11/27/2008 Ro-Myung Gong inaugurated as the Chairman of the Sejong Foundation.
01/26/2007 Kie-Duck Park inaugurated as the President of the Sejong Institute.
11/27/2004 Dong-Won Lim inaugurated as the Chairman of the Sejong Foundation.
11/27/2000 Kie-Pyung Oh inaugurated as the Chairman of the Sejong Foundation and Jong-Chun Baek inaugurated as the President of the Sejong Institute.
1990’s
03/15/1999 Dal-Joong Kim inaugurated as the President of the Sejong Institute.
07/04/1997 Chairman of the Sejong Foundation, Young-Hoon Kang Bae-Ho Han inaugurated as the President of the Sejong Institute.
09/19/1996 The Sejong Institute was structurally restructured as the Sejong Foundation and the Sejong Institute became an affiliate of this foundation.
04/01/1994 Bae-Ho Han inaugurated as the President of the Sejong Institute.
06/21/1993 Won-Sik Chung inaugurated as the Chairman of the Sejong Foundation.
01/28/1992 Endowment of a partial estate to the country (Resolution of the 22nd Trustees’ Meeting)
04/16/1991 Il-Young Chung inaugurated as the President of the Sejong Institute.
1980’s
07/05/1989 Yong-Hee Lee inaugurated as the Chairman of the Sejong Foundation and as the 2nd President of the Sejong Institute.
05/04/1988 The Ilhae Institute was renamed as the Sejong Institute.
03/20/1988 The Sejong Foundation started to disburse financial support to the bereaved families of the Rangoon victims.
09/28/1987 Joo-Young Chung inaugurated as the Chairman of the Sejong Foundation.
08/27/1987 The Ilhae Foundation was renamed as the Ilhae Institute of the Ilhae Foundation.
08/14/1987 Reorganization of the Board of Trustees
02/19/1986 Ki-Hwan Kim inaugurated as the Chairman of the Sejong Foundation and as the President of the Sejong Institute.
02/16/1986 The Peace and Security Research Institute was renamed as the Ilhae Institute.
01/18/1986 The Peace and Security Research Institute was established under the Sejong Foundation.
08/30/1985 The Foundation began granting study-abroad-scholarships to children of victims of the Rangoon Incident.
03/20/1985 Jung-Oh Lee inaugurated as the Chairman of the Sejong Foundation.
02/01/1985 The Sejong Foundation started granting scholarships and secured the foundation building construction site.
10/26/1984 The subordination was shifted from the Ministry of Education to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
07/02/1984 The Ilhae Foundation opened its office.
12/01/1983 The Ilhae Corporate Foundation was established (The Ministry of Education). Soon-Dal Choi Lim inaugurated as the 1st Chairman of the Sejong Foundation.
11/25/1983 Inaugural meeting was held and bylaw was adopted.