Korea’s Largest Startup Conference ‘GSC 2017:Spring’ to be Held on May 23th at COEX


Global Startup Conference 2017:Spring (GSC 2017:Spring) will be held on May 23 in the 4th floor conference room of COEX, Korea Trade Center. This global Startup Conference is the largest domestic startup conference held by Venture Square twice a year (spring and fall) every year since 2013. It introduces new startups and is designed to illuminate startup business and latest IT trends.

GSC 2017:Spring is co-hosted by Venture Square (Director Kim Tae-hyun), Korea International Trade Association (President Kim In-ho), Rehoboth Business Center (CEO Mok Young-du) and 500V2 (CEO Myung Seung-eun). The event will be themed around ‘Start-up, ready to action for global expansion’, filled with over 10 public institutions and private sector announcements, panel talks and showcase events to support Korean startups’ expansion to overseas.

The National IT Industry Promotion Agency (NIPA), Born2Global, KIC China Center, SK Social Entrepreneurship Center, the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, Korea Creative Content Agency, Korea Cultural Information Service, Yoonmin Creative Investment Foundation and Angel Investment foundation will participate in  panel discussions to impart knowledge and in-depth stories about the global launch of domestic startups.

In addition, the Korea International Trade Association (KITA) will host consultative sessions for the participating startups, providing guidance on selling to international buyers. In the lobby area, one would be able to see the exhibition of their products.

“I hope GSC2017: Spring Conference will be of great help for Korean startups as international expansion is a big homework assignment that must be done correctly” said Myung Seung-eun (CEO Venture Square, 500V2).

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