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Korea’s Biggest Business Focused Event for Connecting Innovative Korean Startups and Global Partners from All Around the World

570 Pre-arranged Business meeting (partnering)

Based on data from 2020 event


Date Event : September 6, 2021 (Mon) ~ September 10, 2021 (Fri)

<Business Partnering>
* Registration period for business partnering : July 19, 2021 (Mon) ~ August 06, 2021 (Fri) * Call for business partnering request : August 09, 2021 (Mon) ~ August 20, 2021 (Fri) * Confirmation of business partnering schedule: August 23, 2021 (Mon) ~ August 27, 2021 (Fri)

<Forum & Speech>
* Registration period for audience : July 19, 2021 (Mon) ~ September 05, 2021 (Sun)

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Expected participants International startup ecosystem players with business cooperation demand (Startup, Global corporations, CVC, VC, Accelerator, Governmental agencies, Buyers and etc)
History First started as "Creative Startup Korea" in 2014, renamed as "Global Open Innovation Korea" in 2018, "InnoGate" since 2021
Host/Organizer Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy / Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA)
Major Programs - Business Partnering (Pre arranged business matching)
- Forum and Seminar
- Special pavillions for selected industries
- Open Innovation Demoday


Business Partnering

Pre arranged business matching to help you find the best global partner

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Special Pavilion

KOTRA X Special organizations Find innovative startups in promising industry areas of your interest

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Open Innovation

Solve problems on your innovative way and cooperate with Global giants

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Catch up global startup trends and share industrial insights with global experts

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