Yewon Kim

Yewon Kim

Master’s Student @ KAIST
Human-centered AI, Human-AI Interaction, Natural Language Processing

I am a second-year master’s student in Networking & Mobile Systems Lab at Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) advised by Professor Sung-Ju Lee. By developing interactive systems and AI technologies, I explore how the state-of-the-art advances in AI can bring positive and beneficial outcomes to users and society.

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Apr. 2023        ✈️ CHI 2023 @ Hamburg, Germany (Apr 22 - 29)
Mar. 2023        🌷 Paper accepted at CHI Workshop 2023
Feb. 2023        🌷 Paper accepted at CHI LBW 2023
Nov. 2022        ✈️ NeurIPS 2022 @ New Orleans, LA (Nov 28 - Dec 3)
Sep. 2022        🌷 Paper accepted at NeurIPS 2022
Jul. 2022        🏆 Won the Students with Outstanding Questions Award of KAIST



DAPPER: Performance Estimation of Domain Adaptation in Mobile Sensing
Taesik Gong, Yewon Kim, Adiba Orzikulova, Yunxin Liu, Sung Ju Hwang, Jinwoo Shin, and Sung-Ju Lee
arXiv 2021

Conferences and Journals

Tailoring Interactions: Exploring the Opportune Moment for Remote Computer-mediated Interactions with Home-alone Dogs
Yewon Kim, Taesik Gong, and Sung-Ju Lee
CHI LBW 2023 (Acceptance Rate: 34%)

NOTE: Robust Continual Test-time Adaptation Against Temporal Correlation
Taesik Gong, Jongheon Jeong, Taewon Kim, Yewon Kim, Jinwoo Shin, and Sung-Ju Lee
NeurIPS 2022 (Acceptance Rate: 25.6%)
*Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship Finalist
Paper Website Code Poster Talk

Demos and Workshop Papers

Towards Explainable AI Writing Assistants for Non-native English Speakers
Yewon Kim, Mina Lee, Donghwi Kim, and Sung-Ju Lee
CHI 2023 Workshop on Intelligent and Interactive Writing Assistants


Students with Outstanding Questions
In recognition of the students who asked challenging and creative questions during lectures. KAIST, Jul. 2022

KAIST 2022 Whole Person Development Award (KAIST Alumni Association Chairperson's Prize)
Honor for top 5 (0.7%) out of 695 students, who demonstrated outstanding performances in various activities as well as in grades. Awarded at the commencement ceremony. KAIST, Feb. 2022

Engineering Innovator Award
In recognition of the outstanding engineering accomplishments. KAIST College of Engineering, Sep. 2021

Grand Prix Prize in Undergraduate Research Participation Program
DAPPER: Training-Free Domain Adaptation Performance Estimation in Mobile Sensing. KAIST, Aug. 2021

National Science and Engineering Undergraduate Scholarship
Merit-based scholarship awarded by Korea Student Aid Foundation. Fall 2020

Department Honors Scholarship
Awarded to top 3 (0.4%) out of 800+ students in School of Electrical Engineering. Salutatorian. KAIST, Spring 2020

Dean's List
Awarded to top 3% among 2,900+ students in College of Engineering. KAIST, Spring 2020

Leadership Mileage Certificate
Honor for top 3% among 3,600+ students with top achievements in leadership activities including volunteering and campus activities. KAIST, 2020