The 'Smart Contents Business Day' event hosted by the Ministry of Science and Technology (Minister Yoo Young-min) and sponsored by the Information and Communications Industry Promotion Agency (Chairman Kim Chang-Yong) and the 'Next Generation Convergence Contents Industry Association (Chairman Choi Yo-chul) ended successfully on the 29th at Anyang Creative Economy Convergence Center.
Business Day, which started in 2012 and celebrated its 7th year this year, will host various events such as strategic conference, investment attraction presentation, interviews with major foreign media and excellent content exhibitions on the subject of "Smart City and Outlook for Smart Content Technology" I went ahead.
At the Strategy Conference, writer Cho Seung Yeon, who became popular on various broadcasts such as ' Differential Class' and ' No Way I'm an Adult', gave a lecture on 'Smart City: Smart for What?' which led to a positive response from the participants discussing smart contents in humanities perspective.
Kang Sang Jin, Managing Director of Technology (Akamai Technologies), presented the theme of 'Smart City Technology Trend using 5G'. It has been evaluated that it accurately analyzed how 5G and ICT technology are applied to smart city in Korea, an advanced IT country. It was easy to understand and got a great response.
Leo Thevenet, senior journalist at Le Café du Geek, a French media specialist who received 'Tech Media of the Year' in 2018, presented on 'European Media Perspective on Smart Content Technology and Smart City Strategy. Next, Yang Jian, reporter of ICsmart, talked about 'Smart Contents Technology Necessary For Smart City Construction'.
In the investment attraction presentation, eight companies that were selected as excellent smart content companies in the beginning of the year had a chance to present themselves. The companies include Korea Risk Safety Management, HAM Partners, INNOPLE, Schooling, Data King, Keds, DNP Corporation and Orfeo Soundworks. Of these, Orfeo Soundworks, Data King, and DNP Corporation were selected as excellent companies by foreign media companies. These companies will get an opportunity to promote themselves overseas
In 'Interview with Outstanding Foreign Media Companies', IT journalists from all over the world, including US Geekazine (one company), ICSMART in China, Yesky (two companies), France Lecafedugeek (one company) and Vietnam's Vietnam Plus (one company) interviewed them. The interviewed domestic companies have an opportunity to actively participate in promoting and marketing overseas markets.
Also, in the exhibition and promotion zone, prominent smart contents companies demonstrated contents directly and operated 'Excellent Contents Exhibition' in a successful way. These companies are as follows. △ DNP Corporation (Augmented Reality Learning Poster) △ Data King (Virtual Exhibit Viewing Service) △ Lodev (QR 2.0 Smart Application Platform "Shin-chung cock") △ Orfeo Soundworks (Live Interpretation Smart Earphone) △ Korea Safety Risk Management (Smart pet feeder) △ Keds (Intelligent emergency smart band) and etc.
"I would like to thank the many people who participated in the 2018 Smart Content business," said Choi Yo-chul, chairman of the Next Generation Convergence Contents Industry Association of Korea. "We will continue to create opportunities for smart content technology and the smart city industry, "He said.