- Industry Ministry hosts ‘Korea Eureka Day 2019’ in UK 2019-05-15
Trade, Industry and Energy Vice Minister Cheong Seung-il (third from the left) delivered welcoming remarks at the opening ceremony of “Korea Eureka Day 2019” held in Manchester, UK, on May 14 (local time).
During his speech, Vice Minister Cheong said in times of accelerating technological innovation and shifting global value chains, the competitiveness of products depends on that of core technologies. He also hoped that the EUREKA network would expand its scope and depth of cooperation.
Marking its 10th anniversary this year, Korea Eureka Day is the biggest networking opportunity for industries, academia, and research institutions of Korea and Europe to promote cooperation in technology.
Scheduled to be held from May 14 to 16, this year’s event is expected to allow participants to find partners and discuss collaborations in Fourth Industrial Revolution technologies, such as future cars, clean energy, and biotechnology.