The ‘Daegu International Future Vehicle Expo (2017 DIFA) was held today at Daegu EXCO. The opening ceremony began with a VIP commemorative photographing and opening performance. The opening remarks of the Mayor or Daegu Metropolitan City,
The opening address of the Mayor, Kwon Young-Jin, of Daegu Metropolitan City and congratulatory speeches of the National Assembly members, Hong Eui-Rak, Song Hee-Kyung, and Shin Yong-Hyun were also held. In addition, key note address of Gilles Normand, vice chairman of Renault Samsung Motors Co., Ltd. and Kwon Moon-Shik, vice chairman of Hyundai Motor Investment & Securities Co., Ltd., received the attention of many interested parties. Kwon Moon-Shik, vice chairman of Hyundai Motors Co. Ltd., said, “I think that value change and industrial change are important,” and also said “automobiles play a key role in the shared economy and hub to connect with the outside world.”
At the Daegu International Future Vehicle Expo, citizens will be interested in eco-friendly cars, autonomous vehicles and related technologies that represent the future of cars. Although the changing automobile market and its technologies are getting known to all over the world, it is a local reality that it was not easy to meet them directly. Daegu City expects that citizens will gain information about future cars and have an opportunity to turn their perceptions of changes in the industry through its exhibition.