Smart Town Challenge

The Smart Town Challenge project was introduced to promote the smartization of the existing city and strengthen the competitiveness of the region, and discover and introduce smart services optimized for small-scale local demands, mainly with local and regional living labs.


  • Gimcheon-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do

    Road hazard detection and road kill prevention service

  • Osan, Gyeonggi-do

    Eco point service linked to local currency

  • Yangyang-gun, Gangwon-do

    Building an automatic water management platform using sensors and rainwater

  • Gwacheon, Gyeonggi-do

    Integrated parking lot service and illegal parking monitoring


2020 to 2021

Preliminary business

Main business

  • Wonju, Gangwon-do

    Transportation and safety services connecting universities and communities

  • Gwangyang, Jeollanam-do

    Circular Eco-Point Platform

  • Seosan, Chungcheongnam-do

    Industrial complex smart safety, transportation and environmental services

  • Changwon, Gyeongsangnamdo

    Jinhae Marine Park Smart Tourism Town


2019 to 2020

Preliminary business

Main business

  • Tongyeong, Gyeongsangnamdo

    Tongyeong, a smart city with local businesses

  • Suyeonggu, Busan

    Suyeong Smart ECT

  • Seongdonggu, Seoul

    Traffic-oriented Wangsimni Smart Transcity

  • Buyeo, Gongju, Chungcheongnamdo

    Smart World Heritage City



Preliminary business

Main business

  • Daejeon, Chungcheongnamdo

    Theme-type specialized complex Re-new Science Village

  • Bucheon, Kyungkido

    5G-based mobile digital twin construction

  • Gimhae, Gyeongsangnamdo

    Go Go Gaya Smart Tourism Service

  • Chungcheongbukdo

    Smart World Heritage City