Inspiring the World through Sparking Innovation
Witness the Potential of Korean Entrepreneurs
Currently, there are 12371 startups that have joined with STARTUPKOREA.
As of 2017-08-20
Transforming Ideas into Value
The Korean government is pushing forward with Creative Economy Initiative where ingenuity of the people. coupled with Korea's strength in science, technology and ICT will deliver new jobs and added value. One of major pillars encompassed by the initiative is to facilitate startups and depart from the current economic structure that relies heavily on large companies.
Reinvigorating Platforms for Creative Economy
We have put in place nationwide offline startups hubs to build an accommodative ecosystem for Creative Economy, where creative ideas are constantly turned into commercial success. Center for Creative Economy and Innovation (CCEI) has been rolled out across 18 cities and provinces during the year of 2015. The CCEIs are considered engines for innovative economy propelled by vibrant local economies. The CCEIs provide aspiring entrepreneurs with one stop service from ideation to commercialization stages to support startups in R&D, marketing and global expansion.