Jeonju IT&CT Industry Promotion Agency
(JICA) participated in the world's largest IT and electronics exhibition CES
2020 held in Las Vegas January 7 to 10.
JICA supports local start-up companies and
is working on developing advanced information and communication technology
(ICT) and contents industry together. Its main project is smart cities. JICA is
building a smart city where people can enjoy a convenient and happy life by
having the citizens take the lead in solving the city problems.
The official said, "We participated in CES
2020 to apply advanced technologies to the smart city project in Jeonju city in
line with the new industrial movement."
JICA presented the digital twin-based
spatial information as the outcome of the smart city industry that embodies the
real world together with LX and Hancom group.
They built a 4km x 4km pilot digital twin smart city around Jeonju and
Gochang. They are planning to build the entire Gochang city as a digital space
by next year.
The official said, "Naver recently decided
to participate in Jeonju smart city project with its business platform. We will
make efforts to create an ecosystem where influential central corporations and
local industries work together. In CES, we would like to meet partners who can
cooperate with us and make performance together."
The world's largest IT show CES shows the
trend of the global consumer electronics industry at a glance. It is hosted by
Consumer Technology Association (CTA) and is held every January. AVING NEWS has
reported the most news on CES, MWC, and IFA, the world's three major tech
exhibitions for the past 13 years. It is sending special reporters to CES this
year to report major issues in the global market and introduce outstanding
Korean companies to the world.