The Korea Display Industry Association, chaired by Kwon Young-soo, will hold the 9th International Meeting on Information Display (IMID 2009) at Exhibition Hall Four of KINTEX in Ilsan from Oct. 13 until Oct. 16.
There is a surgical robot much beloved by orthopedic surgeons, it has been referred to as 'the Robodoc.' Why is the Robodoc (the world's first automatic surgical robot) prized by global medical circles? To learn what is behind the Robodoc's popularity, Korea IT Times interviewed Lee Kyeong-hoon, CEO of Curexo Inc.
It is possible to achieve better health and well-being for the general population through the application of ubiquitous technologies. That is, to improve and enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of the traditional medical system by making products and services for u-healthcare more available, accessible, affordable, and accountable.
Those who step into the 1st IT Convergence with mere curiosity will be driven by the force of amusement to complete a journey from one side of the show to the other. Studying IT Convergence products is like piling hundreds of different toppings on to a single scoop of vanilla ice cream. By continously searching for the newest flavor, a little sprinkle of its latest discovery can turn the flavor of vanilla ice cream upside down.
SEOUL, KOREA - Amidst heightened tensions on the Korean peninsula, the focus from global media networks has largely been on the instability in North Korea under the leadership of Kim Jong Un and the threat of potential missile attacks on South Korea. The media has also actively reported on a multitude of other physical threats levied against South Korea, the United States, and their allies.
Melbourne, 20th October 2009. According to Ovum, global analyst and consulting firm, the mobile market in Malaysia will continue to mature, and players must adjust strategies accordingly. Nathan Burley, Analyst suggests mobile operators focus on maintaining existing subscribers and growing customer spending, while continuing to meet individual customer requirements. "Operators need to focus investment in growth areas while remaining cost-conscious and driving efficiencies through their business".
SEOUL, KOREA - Crowdfunding, an innovative fund-raising service, has the potential to be a new growth engine for Korea's future economic development, Kim Dong-yeon, chairman of Korea Finance Platform Co., said.
A bicycle can perk you up on the way to work, burn calories, alleviate congestion on roads, and help reduce Co2 emissions, but not everyone wants to arrive to work strapped head to toe in sweat-soaked spandex. On a visit to Kalkhoff eBikes in Portland, OR, we found out more about the niche for electric bicycles, which help commuters get around town on two wheels without breaking a sweat.
SEOUL, KOREA – Dwindling private consumption, coupled with credit card companies’ push for fewer additional services, has resulted in a pullback in credit card use. Credit card transactions for the second quarter stood at KRW 135.9 trillion, growing at the slowest pace of 4.1% since 2005.
SEOUL, KOREA - 2014 is the 55th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Denmark and Korea. To commemorate, the Embassy of Denmark, Seoul held a logo design contest in August 2013 under the theme of ‘Creative Partners, the 55th Anniversary of Diplomatic Relations. The contest gathered much interest as was evident by the fact that over 200 logos were submitted from all over the world, including countries such as Denmark and France.
국내 언론사인 아시아엔이 이건희 삼성그룹 회장이 지난 5월 16일 삼성서울병원에 입원한 지 6일만에 별세했다고 보도했다. 기사에 따르면 “급성 심근경색으로 삼성서울병원에 6일째 입원 중인 이건희 삼성회장(72)이 5월 16일 오전 별세했다. 삼성은 장례 절차 등에 대한 구체적인 결정이 이뤄 진 후 조만간 발표할 예정인 것으로 알려 졌다. 이 회장 사망 소식은 16일 오후 청와대, 국정원 등 정부 기관에 통보된 것으로 전해 졌다. “고 보도했다.
CeBIT ("Centrum der Büro - und Informationstechnik"; German for "Centre of Office and Information technology") is the only trade show on the planet that showcases the complete spectrum of ICT technology.
Choi Kyung-hwan, the minister of knowledge economy, held the 'tech+ forum', at Sheraton Walkerhill Hotel at 10:00AM on Dec 9, 2009 with the slogan, 'Ideas Changing The World' in front of 500 audiences, selected as those known for setting worldly trends in various fields to lecture about the topic "Korea and its new growth strategy to the new economic order after the crisis".
KT, Korea's top wire and wireless communication operator, "aims to lead the data explosion and convergence market based on its superiority in smart phone and wireless networks," a top manager of the company said.
Defenders of freedom and democracy around the globe will convene in Songdo, Incheon, to attend the 2010 WLFD ·APLFD General Conference - which is designed to introduce S. Korea's protection of freedom and remarkable economic growth to 139 member nations, reinforce solidarity and enhance the status of global proponents of liberal democracy.
Academic Joseph Schumpeter distinguished between 'invention, the making real of an idea and innovation, successful application of an idea.' Schumpeter also identified that the ultimate 'goal of innovation is positive change,' in business terms this refers to reducing costs, alignment with regulations and increasing productivity. Essentially, every 'have to' and the better place to be, every 'want to' could be approached innovatively.