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12/25/2020

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Curious about how startup funding works? Check out this infographic from Funders and Founders.  #KICWashingtonDC #KoreaI...
12/24/2020

Curious about how startup funding works? Check out this infographic from Funders and Founders.

#KICWashingtonDC #KoreaInnovationCenter #startupfunding #entrepreneurship #startups

Online marketplace Karrot has raised a total of 48.1 billion won ($43 million USD) from investors including SoftBank Ven...
12/23/2020
Tech Worker Turns Hobby Into a Startup Nearing Unicorn Status

Online marketplace Karrot has raised a total of 48.1 billion won ($43 million USD) from investors including SoftBank Ventures Asia, Altos Ventures, Kakao Ventures and Goodwater Capital. Now, they’re planning to raise as much as 100 billion won ($90 million USD) in financing next summer, potentially pushing its valuation to about $1 billion USD.

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-12-22/tech-worker-turns-hobby-into-a-startup-nearing-unicorn-status?utm_source=url_link

#KICWashingtonDC #KoreaInnovationCenter #techtrends #startups #entrepreneurship

In his spare time, Gary Kim enjoyed trading used gadgets on an online bulletin board for employees of the South Korean messaging-app operator Kakao Corp.

* YGNITE 2021 Startup Showcase *Come network with like-minded entrepreneurs and gain valuable mentorship with establishe...
12/22/2020

* YGNITE 2021 Startup Showcase *

Come network with like-minded entrepreneurs and gain valuable mentorship with established industry professionals through the YGNITE 2021 Startup Showcase! Designed for early-stage startups, participants will have the opportunity to take part in workshops, panel discussions, mentoring sessions, pitch competitions, and more. In addition, through the Born2Global X YGNITE program participants will have a chance to receive exclusive professional and financial support from international investors.

Visit https://lnkd.in/dYzz_29 to apply and learn more.

#startup #entrepreneurs #opportunity #entrepreneurship #funding

The KIC DC Tech Frontier Program, in partnership with the GW Office of Innovation & Entrepreneurship, culminated last we...
12/21/2020

The KIC DC Tech Frontier Program, in partnership with the GW Office of Innovation & Entrepreneurship, culminated last week with participants presenting their findings on US customer discovery in a step towards commercializing their technologies in the global market. A huge thanks to all of those who participated and helped make this program a big success!

#KICWashingtonDC #KoreaInnovationCenter #entrepreneurship #startups

Using MRI or CT scans, Korean startup Orgamedi’s technology can create 3D printed copies of human organs like the stomac...
12/17/2020
Korean Startup Orgamedi precise 3D printed organs equipment

Using MRI or CT scans, Korean startup Orgamedi’s technology can create 3D printed copies of human organs like the stomach, liver, and heart.

https://bit.ly/2JTrkkH

#KICWashingtonDC #KoreaInnovationCenter #biotechnology #3DPrinting

Korean startup Orgamedi, which manufactures artificial human organs and surgical equipment through its state of the art 3D printing technology. Orgamedi is trying to save lives and make medical services cheaper.

12/15/2020
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#KICWashingtonDC #KoreaInnovationCenter #startups

“AITRICS’ VitalCare is the first AI-driven patient risk prediction system...the product aims to deliver an integrated he...
12/14/2020
Korean Startup AITRICS' AI-driven patient risk prediction system

“AITRICS’ VitalCare is the first AI-driven patient risk prediction system...the product aims to deliver an integrated healthcare interaction system by providing real-time predictive analytics solutions to aid physicians in the early detection of subtle signs of patient deterioration.”

https://bit.ly/3qZ6dOC

#KICWashingtonDC #KoreaInnovationCenter #techtrends #startups

Korean startup AITRICS aims to provide predictive, preventive and personalized healthcare utilizing the power of Artificial Intelligence (AI). The digital healthcare startup has developed an AI-based predictive solution that can help detect health problems at a much earlier stage than at the onset o...

[기술동향/조사보고서] Starting a Business: The Idea Phase좋은 사업 아이디어는 어떻게 찾는 걸까요?비즈니스의 시작: 아이디어 단계-기사원문: https://www.entrepreneur....
12/14/2020

[기술동향/조사보고서] Starting a Business: The Idea Phase
좋은 사업 아이디어는 어떻게 찾는 걸까요?비즈니스의 시작: 아이디어 단계
-기사원문: https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217368
#스타트업 #창업 #사업아이디어 #startups #startingabusiness #businessideas #KICWashingtonDC #KoreanInnovationCenter #좋아요

Deadline Extended! Last chance to apply, 500 x KIC Growth BootcampIf you didn’t get a chance to apply to the 500 x KIC G...
12/14/2020
[12월 18일까지] 500 X KIC Growth Bootcamp 지원기간이 연장되었습니다! 📢

Deadline Extended! Last chance to apply, 500 x KIC Growth Bootcamp

If you didn’t get a chance to apply to the 500 x KIC Growth Bootcamp yet, we have good news! We’re extending our deadline to December 18th! Don’t miss this opportunity to take your startup to the next stage of growth.

Take a look at our program website and apply now!

#startup #growth #opportunity #entrepreneurs #entrepreneurship #innovation #500Startups #KICDC

https://lnkd.in/eMrfPxU

ㅇ 지원 방법: https://ecosystems.500.co/500xkic 에서 지원 저희 KIC워싱턴은 한국 기술기업들의 미국 진출을 돕는 과학기술정보통신부 산하 정부형 스타트업 엑셀러레이터로서 500개가 넘는 스타트업의 글로벌 진출을 돕고 있습니다. 

The fourth industrial revolution is a “fusion of technologies” powered by the internet of things. What new technologies ...
12/09/2020
The promise of the fourth industrial revolution

The fourth industrial revolution is a “fusion of technologies” powered by the internet of things. What new technologies do you think will come out of this next industrial revolution?

https://bit.ly/3qsO9Mr

#KICWashingtonDC #KoreaInnovationCenter #fourthindustrialrevolution #techtrends

New technologies can optimize the way people work. When implemented thoughtfully, such innovations can improve overall business processes. Those changes are accepted as part of progress. But when a technology changes how and where people live and their relationships to one another and upends economi...

KIC DC teamed up up with the GW Office of Innovation & Entrepreneurship for this year's Tech Frontier Program, which sel...
12/09/2020

KIC DC teamed up up with the GW Office of Innovation & Entrepreneurship for this year's Tech Frontier Program, which selects the most promising Korean entrepreneurs and startups to grow and commercialize their technologies to become global market players. Having seen the incredible progress made in Flight One and Flight Two, we couldn't be more excited to see what emerges as we enter the last phase of the program - Flight Three.

#KICWashingtonDC #KoreaInnovationCenter #startups #innovation #technology #entrepreneurship

12/08/2020
KIC DC: Learn More

"We believe in the power of ideas and in those who dare to create them." Learn more at kicdc.org

[기술동향/조사보고서] 5 Types of Technology All Entrepreneurs Need Access to in the Digital Age디지털 시대에서 스타트업들이 필요한 5가지의 기술-기사원문: ...
12/07/2020

[기술동향/조사보고서] 5 Types of Technology All Entrepreneurs Need Access to in the Digital Age
디지털 시대에서 스타트업들이 필요한 5가지의 기술
-기사원문: https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/358821
#디지털시대 #스타트업 #기술 #마케팅 #digitalage #startups #technology #marketing #KICWashingtonDC #KoreanInnovationCenter #좋아요

12/07/2020
Seegene’s molecular diagnosis leads the way in South Korea’s COVID response

Through its syndromic testing assisted by real-time polymerase-chain reaction testing, bio-tech company Seegene has helped South Korea successfully tackle #COVID19.

#KICWashingtonDC #KoreaInnovationCenter #coronaviruspandemic #startup #techtrends

https://bit.ly/3mDSDgO

Korea’s capability to control the COVID-19 pandemic has been widely praised. South Korea’s fast turnaround on testing and analysis followed by immediate quarantine and treatment for confirmed cases was regarded as one of the best responses by countries around the world.

SoCar is the first Korean mobility startup to be valued about $1 billion - and the latest to join the list of Korean uni...
12/03/2020
Korea’s top car-sharing platform SoCar forming IPO syndicate by next month - Pulse by Maeil Business News Korea

SoCar is the first Korean mobility startup to be valued about $1 billion - and the latest to join the list of Korean unicorns.

#KICWashingtonDC #KoreaInnovationCenter #startup #autonomousvehicles

SoCar, South Korea’s first mobility platform and one of select unicorn startups in the country, is forming an underwriting team to ready the first ride-sharing initial public offering. SoCar on Monday sent out invitations

#KIC X #500Startups GROWTH BOOTCAMPWe invite you to join the special Bootcamp for early-stage startups! Apply by Decembe...
12/02/2020
[12월 11일 접수마감!] 500 X KIC Growth Bootcamp🌎에 여러분을 초대합니다!

#KIC X #500Startups GROWTH BOOTCAMP

We invite you to join the special Bootcamp for early-stage startups! Apply by December 11th so that you will be one of the ten companies to experience the global accelerators' program!

Link: https://lnkd.in/eVs5beP

#Startup #Online #Bootcamp #KIC #500Startups

저희 KIC워싱턴은 한국 기술기업들의 미국 진출을 돕는 과학기술정보통신부 산하 정부형 스타트업 엑셀러레이터로서 500개가 넘는 스타트업의 글로벌 진출을 돕고 있습니다. 

The shift to digitalize industries is huge; industrial IoT is estimated to hit between $1.2 and $3.7 trillion by 2025. #...
12/02/2020
The Industrial IoT Data Expansion And The Future Of Work

The shift to digitalize industries is huge; industrial IoT is estimated to hit between $1.2 and $3.7 trillion by 2025.

#KICWashingtonDC #KoreaInnovationCenter #techtrends

The promise of IoT for Industrial applications have long been touted, but we are still in the early phases of delivering on the promise of connected industrial environments. What is happening with IIoT and what will its impact be on the future of work? In this piece we explore the trends.

Developed by South Korea’s Dreamtech and Israeli startup NanoScent, this new technology can detect COVID-19 in 30 second...
11/30/2020
Shares of Dreamtech soar on expected mass-production of simple COVID-19 screening device

Developed by South Korea’s Dreamtech and Israeli startup NanoScent, this new technology can detect COVID-19 in 30 seconds by analyzing nasal exhalations.

#KICWashingtonDC #KoreaInnovationCenter #startup #coronavirus

[Courtesy of Dreamtech]SEOUL -- Shares of Dreamtech, an electronic component maker in South Korea, soared on news that it would seek state approval to mass-produce a simple COVID-19 screening device using a sensor-based nasal breath test system developed by Nanoscent, an Israeli biotech startup, fol...

Korea Post looks to revamp system with autonomous mail delivery vehicles. #KICWashingtonDC #KoreaInnovationCenter #techt...
11/26/2020
Korea Post tests autonomous mail delivery vehicles

Korea Post looks to revamp system with autonomous mail delivery vehicles.

#KICWashingtonDC #KoreaInnovationCenter #techtrends #startups #entrepreneurship

Korea Post said Wednesday it has tested a self-driving mail delivery vehicle, joining the country's race to introduce unmanned delivery services. The agency said it tested the vehicle, developed by PostCube Co., a local automatic postal service developer, at the Korea University Sejong Campus in the...

11/25/2020
Top 4 Technology Trends

Curious what the future holds? Check out these 4 growing technology trends.

#techtrends #KICWashingtonDC #KoreaInnovationCenter

The demand for chatbots during the coronavirus pandemic has surged - especially in the fields of telemedicine and custom...
11/25/2020
How Chatbots Have Been at the Centre in the Fight Against COVID-19

The demand for chatbots during the coronavirus pandemic has surged - especially in the fields of telemedicine and customer service. How do you think chatbots will be used in the future?

https://bit.ly/3nYvs1c

#chatbot #entrepreneurship #KICWashingtonDC #KoreaInnovationCenter #coronavirus

The accelerated digital transformations due to the pandemic has led to a surge in chatbot use across multiple industries, as they turned to them to help meet the needs of people and answer as many queries as possible

New data reveals that the largest increases in South Korean investments are in biotechnology, medicine, and information ...
11/23/2020

New data reveals that the largest increases in South Korean investments are in biotechnology, medicine, and information & communication technology services.

#KICWashingtonDC #KoreanInnovationCenter #techtrends #startup

[기술동향/조사보고서] Beyond Covid-19: 5 opportunities for startups to reshape the future healthcare landscape코로나의 시대에서 ᄉ...
11/20/2020

[기술동향/조사보고서] Beyond Covid-19: 5 opportunities for startups to reshape the future healthcare landscape
코로나의 시대에서 스타트업이 미래의 의료 환경을 재편할 수 있는 5가지 방법
-기사원문: https://medcitynews.com/2020/07/beyond-covid-19-5-opportunities-for-startups-to-reshape-the-future-healthcare-landscape/
#의료서비스 #가치기반시스템 #로보틱프로세스자동화 #인공지능 #medicalservice #valuebasedcaresystem #roboticprocessautomation #AI #KICWashingtonDC #KoreanInnovationCenter #좋아요

Using a machine learning algorithm to detect cancer sounds like something out of a sci-fi movie. But South Korean medica...
11/19/2020
New Lung Cancer-Detecting AI Algorithm Shows Impressive Results

Using a machine learning algorithm to detect cancer sounds like something out of a sci-fi movie. But South Korean medical startup Lunit has done just that.

#KICWashingtonDC #KoreanInnovationCenter #machinelearning
https://interestingengineering.com/new-lung-cancer-detecting-ai-algorithm-shows-impressive-results

When used as a second reader, an AI algorithm improves the chances of detecting lung cancer on a chest radiograph, as per a recent study.

"Healthcare, business productivity and fintech startups have dominated the unicorn class of 2020 as an exponential rise ...
11/18/2020
2020's unicorns highlight shift in venture capital funding trends | PitchBook

"Healthcare, business productivity and fintech startups have dominated the unicorn class of 2020 as an exponential rise in demand for services in these sectors during the coronavirus pandemic has changed VC investing trends."

Do you think these trends will continue in 2021? Comment with your thoughts below!

#KICWashingtonDC #KoreanInnovationCenter #startup #entrepreneurship
https://pitchbook.com/news/articles/2020-unicorns-venture-capital-funding-trends-fintech-healthcare-business-productivity

Healthcare, business productivity and fintech startups have dominated the unicorn class of 2020 amid an exponential rise in demand for services in these sectors during the coronavirus pandemic.

11/17/2020

We're on a mission to create a global startup ecosystem. Learn more at kicdc.org #KICWashingtonDC #KoreanInnovationCenter

We’re excited to announce our latest partnership with a global venture capital firm, 500 Startups! We are proud to be fo...
11/16/2020

We’re excited to announce our latest partnership with a global venture capital firm, 500 Startups! We are proud to be forging a path between Korea and the United States through world-class, growth-oriented mentorship and programming for Korean founders. Stay tuned for more information about our upcoming winter program. We look forward to a long and valuable partnership!

If you have any inquiries about 500Startups x KIC Washington, D.C.'s programs, or business partnership opportunities, please reach out via email at [email protected] or [email protected]

#startups #entrepreneurship #KICWashington #KICDC #500startups

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At KIC Wahington, we provide a support platform for some of Korea’s most promising entrepreneurs to link them with markets, networks and capital for global expansion. By aiding entrepreneurs with opportunities and education, we strive to continue to enable the competitive growth of Korea’s new companies.

Korea Innovation Center는 한국 스타트업의 글로벌 생태계 진입을 추진하고 과학기술분야의 글로벌 협력을 통해 한국이 세계에서 가장 혁신적인 국가가 될 수 있도록 노력하는 스타트업 인큐베이터 기관입니다.

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“AI 기술이 우리의 미래가 될 것” 대한민국 정부는 자율주행, 클라우드 서비스 등 AI 산업과 더불어, 더 나아가 Exobrain과 같은 자율적 학습이 가능한 궁극의 AI의 개발지원을 위한 2030년까지의 다방면에 걸친 4차 산업혁명 관련산업의 육성계획안을 내놓고, 적극적인 지원 및 경쟁력 확보를 위하여 향후 23조원 이상의 예산을 투자할 것이라 밝혔습니다.
Source from TED.com 미국내 스타트업의 성공요인에 대한 강연내용입니다. 스타트업의 성공요인을 5가지로 요약하고 있습니다. 1. Idea 2. Team & Execution 3. Business Model 4. Funding 5. Timing 특히 Bill Gross 대표는 스타트업의 성공요인의 순위를 발표했는데요, 스타트업 성공과 실패를 가늠했던 중요도를 다음과 같이 발표했습니다. 1. Timing: 42% 2. Team/Execution: 32% 3. Idea: 28% 4. Business Model: 24% 5. Funding: 14% 미국 사업진출을 계획하고 계신 많은 한국기업도 이점을 감안하셔서 사업계획을 준비하시면 좋을 듯 합니다. KIC 워싱턴 센터도 여러분들의 미국진출에 최선과 최상의 지원을 하도록 하겠습니다. https://www.ted.com/talks/bill_gross_the_single_biggest_reason_why_startups_succeed?utm_campaign=tedspread&utm_medium=referral&utm_source=tedcomshare