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No. 48 (2024.3.4)
Smart City Issue

Commencement of development of comprehensive support model for smart city package export

2024.2.15 / Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport
Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport (Minister Park Sang-woo) 2월 16(gold오후 4 Seoul Dongdaemun DesignPlaza(DDP) with overseas construction officials One Team Korea Town Hall Meeting It is held.
Smart City Policy Project

Additional announcement of the “Smart City National pilot smart city innovative service model verification and expansion” project

2024.2.29 / Korea Agency for Infrastructure Technology Advancement (KAIA)
Pursuant to the Act on Smart City Creation and Industry Promotion, etc., in order to select support targets for the “Smart City National Pilot Smart City Innovation Service Model Verification and Expansion Project,” the following is additionally announced. Companies wishing to participate are encouraged to apply. wish

Strengthening regional growth base by incorporating cutting-edge technology

2024.2.27 / Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport 
Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport(Minister Park Sang-woo) is a local Strengthening Competitiveness와 Inducing private investment로 growthof tractionAnd the local residents Improvement of settlement conditionsfor 2024Year Regional Development Project Contestto be promoted in earnest.

Opening the era of AI that protects personal information... Preparation of 6 guidelines for each step

2024.2.16 / Korea Policy Briefing 
The government has decided to establish AI guidelines to protect personal information in the artificial intelligence era. In addition, we are also promoting the enactment of the 'Personal Video Information Act' (tentative name), which contains standards for reasonable use of video information in response to changes in the industrial environment, such as self-driving cars.
Smart City Policy Trend
Seoul City cooperates with ‘Cyber ​​Valley’, Europe’s largest artificial intelligence research consortium… Start of entry into European market
2024.2.27 / Seoul
The Seoul Metropolitan Government is joining hands with ‘Cyber ​​Valley’, which is considered the largest artificial intelligence research consortium in Europe, to speed up support for overseas expansion and scale-up of domestic artificial intelligence (AI) startups.

Smart usage of electric buses, standardization of charging infrastructure

2024.2.27 / Gyeonggi-do
In Gyeonggi-do, about 2,000 electric buses are in operation as eco-friendly public transportation for the convenience of residents. With the expansion of the supply of electric buses, there were opinions that problems such as limitations in technology due to rapid demand for charging infrastructure and limitations in responding to user demands were raised.

Chungcheongbuk-do’s ‘Regional Specialized Rental Smart Farm Creation’ contest selected

2024.2.27 / Chungcheongbuk-do
Chungcheongbuk-do announced on the 2024th that it was finally selected for the '27 Regional Specialized Rental Smart Farm Creation' contest hosted by the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs. North Chungcheong Province will spend a budget of 2024 billion won from 2026 to 200 to create a rental smart farm with a total size of 4.3ha, including geothermal energy facilities and 6.3ha of smart greenhouses.

Jeju Island resolves residents’ issues by expanding drone administrative services

2024.2.25 / Jeju Island
Jeju Special Self-Governing Province announced that in order to revitalize administrative services using drones in 2024, it will promote a drone demonstration city contest hosted by the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport, a project to create a special drone zone, collaboration with provincial agencies, and integrated drone management work.

Ulsan City improves travel services in areas vulnerable to public transportation

2024.2.21 / Ulsan City
With the completion of the 'Our Village Intelligent Transportation (Smart Mobility) 1.0 Construction Project' promoted by Ulsan City, it is expected that transportation services throughout the Eonyang Alps Market will improve.

Seongnam City promotes smart city cooperation project with Saudi Arabia

2024.2.20 / Seongnam City
Seongnam City (Mayor Shin Sang-jin) recently held a video conference with Saudi Arabia's Royal Commission for AlUla (RCU), which could be used as a reference for the smart city construction project being promoted by RCU in the AlUla region located in northwest Saudi Arabia. It was announced on the 20th that the case of Seongnam City was discussed.

Haenam Solaseado Smart City to run autonomous vehicles within the year

2024.2.1 / Haenam-gun
The regional smart city creation project, which is being promoted through a public contest by the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport, is being promoted with the plan to create a future city using cutting-edge smart city technology together with local governments and private companies.
Smart City Special

High-precision spatial information restricted from public disclosure can also be used by the private sector?!

2024.2.23 / LX Korea Land Information Corporation
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Now is the time to export cities! Building the world by exporting Korea’s smart cities to various parts of the world?

2024.2.21 / Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport
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Smart City Literature

A study on sustainable urban regeneration using metaverse technology – Focusing on cases of urban revitalization using virtual space –

Background This study highlights the impact of the rapid development of digital technology, especially the rise of the metaverse, on modern urban regeneration strategies. The purpose of the study is to understand how the metaverse provides a new dimension to urban regeneration and explore its potential as an important element of sustainable urban development. 
Seo Yu-gang (Seoul National University)

Development of an Open BIS platform and business model to provide local bus information

Developing countries and small local governments have limitations in introducing their own bus information systems due to unfavorable financial conditions. However, despite poor social infrastructure and low income levels in developing countries, the penetration rate of smartphones is high, and the penetration and use of online content and social media are very high.
Kang Won-pyeong, Cho Yong-seong, Eo Hyo-kyung, Son Seung-nyeo (Korea Intelligent Transportation Systems Association) / Kim Gyeong-seok (Kongju National University)
Smart City News
2024 Smart City Summit & Expo


    • Event Name: 2024 Smart City Summit & Expo
    • Date/Location: '24.3.19~23 / Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center Hall 2 & Kaohsiung Exhibition Center
    • Subject: Digital & Green Transformation / 02-3667-3114