2020 Korea Eureka day

Global Tech Forum,

Eureka Seminars,

and Online B2B matchmaking

24-25 November 2020


Korea-Eureka Day is a gathering of innovators, companies and leaders from Korea and Eureka member countries to share ideas and facilitate collaboration. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, this year’s Korea-Eureka Day will take place online, and it will provide a unique opportunity to strengthen and enhance R&D&I cooperation between Korea and Europe.

24-25 November 2020
Global Tech Forum, Eureka Seminars, and Online B2B matchmaking

Day 1

  • 16:00~16:03
    Opening Remarks
    - KIAT
    Welcoming Remarks
    - MOTIE / Eureka Chair
  • 16:03~17:30
    Global Tech Forum
    Keynote Speech 1 - R&D strategy in the post COVID era
    - Eureka
    Keynote Speech 2 - Digital transition and GVC changes of Korea
    - Jeong Yeol Kim (Deloitte Consulting Korea)
    Keynote Speech 3 - AI and big data in the future
    - Samsung
    Keynote Speech 4 - Facilitating the Future of Mobility with Hydrogen
    - Moonjeong Kang (Hyundai Motor Group)
  • 17:30~18:20
    Eureka Seminar 1
    - Korean International R&D programs
    Introduction of International Cooperation projects
    - Min Kyu Song (Korea Textile Development Institute)
    National AI Research Institute, ETRI
    - Ilsue Roh (Evolution and Transformation Research Institute)
    Korean Policy & Technology Development for Future Automotive
    - Jae Yong Park (Korea Automotive Technology Research Institute)
    KETI provides support for strengthening global competitiveness through international joint projects in the electronics and IT fields
    - Keum Jee Chung (Korea Electronics Technology Institute)
  • 18:20~20:00
    Eureka Seminar 2
    - R&D strategies of Eureka countries
    Introduction of Innovate UK (UK)
    - Innovate UK
    Introduction of CDTI (Spain)
    - Oscar Fernandez Moyano (CDTI)
    Introduction of FFG (Austria)
    - FFG
    Introduction of Enterprise Estonia (Estonia)
    - Siim Kinnas (Enterprise Estonia)
    Introduction of Business Finland (Finland)
    - Business Finland
    Introduction National Research Council Canada (Canada)
    - Wei Ning(National Research Council Canada)
  • 17:30~20:00
    Eureka Seminar 3
    - Eureka Clusters
    * Simultaneous Session
    Introduction of Eureka Cluster
    - Eureka Cluster
    Introduction of Celtic-Next
    - Cetic-NEXT
    Introduction of ITEA
    - Jan Jonker (ITEA)
    Introduction of SMART
    - SMART
    Introduction of Eurogia 2020
    - Eurogia 2020
    Introduction of PENTA/EURIPIDES
    - Peter Connock (PENTA)
  • 16:00~20:00
    Online B2B Matchmaking
    1:1 Pre-arranged Online B2B Matchmaking
    * To be conducted according to the individual matching timetable

Day 2

  • 16:00~20:00
    K-TAG B2B Matchmaking
    1:1 Pre-arranged Online Meetings (Korean companies – K-TAG)
    * K-TAG: Korea Technology Advisory Group

* Programs are subject to change.


In the era of the fourth industrial revolution, the world is facing a huge paradigm shift, spreading to COVID-19. We predict the future that high-tech technologies will change through changes in international joint R&D strategies and global industrial technologies in the post-COVID era.

Date & Time
16:00 ~ 17:25, 24 November

* The online streaming screen will be opened on the day of the event.

  • Keynote Speech 1

    R&D strategy in the post COVID era


  • Keynote Speech 2
    Jeong Yeol Kim
    Government & Public Services Sector Leader of Deloitte Consulting Korea

    Digital transition and GVC changes of Korea


  • Keynote Speech 3

    AI and big data in the future


  • Keynote Speech 4
    Moonjeong Kang
    Head of Institute, Vice President,
    Institute for Hydrogen Industry, Hyundai Motor Group

    Facilitating the Future of Mobility with Hydrogen

    Hyundai Motor Group unveils its vision for future mobility, and hydrogen plays a key role. Hyundai Motor Group's fuel cell technology will be used not only in automobiles, but also in various applications such as train, vessel, and UAM(Urabn Air Mobility). Based on the various partnerships, Hyundai Motor Group is actively seeking to realize its vision for future mobility with its partners all around the world.


Seminar 1 introduces Korea's R&D support agency. It will support the growth of Industry-University Institute Collaboration through introduction, role and detailed support for each support agency.

Date & Time
17:30 ~ 18:20, 24 November

* The online streaming screen will be opened on the day of the event.

  • Presentation 1
    • Organization : KTDI (Korea Textile Development Institute)
    • Speaker : Min Kyu Song

    KTDI is doing our best to be one of the best Institute by R&D for high-tech textile materials focused on upstream of textile industry, and leading growth and capability of textile industry. The presentation will explain the following.

    • Role for KTDI
    • International Cooperation projects for KTDI
    • MoU status for KTDI
  • Presentation 2
    • Organization : ETRI (Extile Development Institute)
    • Speaker : Ilsue Roh

    ETRI is a government-funded research institute in the field of ICT and is carrying out R&D and technology commercialization activities with the aim of becoming the world's best AI research center.
    ETRI has 2,300 researchers carrying out around 600 ICT-related projects with a budget of 600 billion won each year. ETRI is conducting international joint research and cooperation activities with 160 global partners in 45 countries around the world.

  • Presentation 3
    • Organization : KATECH (Korea Automotive Technology Institute)
    • Speaker : Jae Yong Park

    KATECH has been established based on ‘Industrial technology innovation & promotion law’ under the authority of ministry of knowledge and economy in 1990. The presentation will explain the following.

    • Introduction of the government's New Deal
    • Status of government R&D related to eco-friendly cars and self-driving cars
    • Introduction of Korea Automotive Research Institute
    • Introduction of international cooperation items
  • Presentation 4
    • Organization : KETI (Korea Electronics Technology Institute)
    • Speaker : Keum Jee Chung

    KETI is an independent research institute in the field of electronics and IT, and has led the growth of small and medium-sized companies in the high-tech industry for about 30 years through technology development and KETI's business cooperation platform. By utilizing KETI's excellent research achievements and our cooperation network with global research institutes and companies, we are supporting companies to strengthen their global competitiveness.

  • Presentation 5
    • Organization : KIAT (Korea Institute for Advanced Technology)
    • Speaker : Joosuk Kang

    KIAT has been conducting various enterprises ranging from industrial technology policy planning to academic-industrial collaboration, local industry promotion, middle-standing enterprises support, technology commercialization, research foundation building, material components industry support, and international technical cooperation.

Online B2B Matchmaking

The Online B2B Matchmaking will be conducted through the EEN Matching System. Please sign up for the Matchmaking in the link below.

Promotional videos introducing key businesses and core technologies of the companies participating in B2B Matchmaking.