The Korea International Trade Association (Chairman:
Kim Young-ju) and Gangnam-gu (Head of Gu:
Jung Soon-gyun) hosted ‘Startup Open Innovation Demo Day’ on July 23rd
at COEX in Samsung-dong, and event intended to innovate administrate services
Gangnam-gu is the very first
local government that collaborates innovative business models and technologies
of startups in its public administration, which will also provide chances for
startups to verify their technology through testbeds.
50 guests including Chairman
Kim Young-ju of KITA, Jung Soon-gyun the Head of Gangnam-gu, and staff from
related organizations attended the event and watched presentations and
exhibitions by ten startups that were chosen through preliminary screening.