The Korea Innovation Foundation Foundation is dedicated to the diffusion of basic science research outcomes through the International Science & Business Belt.
The International Science & Business Belt is an area where the central district and functional districts are interconnected to converge and develop basic research and business.
Applied research & development, commercializationSejong, Cheongju, Cheonan
Institute for Basic Science (IBS) The IBS focuses on large-scale, longterm, and multilateral joint research more than other universities and research institutes do.
RAON The RAON, South Korea’s major asset for world-class basic science research, accelerates ions of any elements heavier than hydrogen close to the speed of light.
The Central District featured the Institute for Basic Science (IBS) and the Korean version of heavy-ion accelerator 'RAON,' consists of four different clusters focusing respectively on big science, high-tech industries, bio-healthcare, and ICT.
The functional district is an area to conduct applied research, development research, commercialization, etc. in association with the central district.
Support for academia-industry joint R&D and tech-commercialization
Cultivation of R&D and tech-commercialization professionals
Infrastructure-building for science research and business
KOREA INNOVATION FOUNDATION is a professional technology commercialization institution to efficiently pursue the business of fostering according to the Special Act on the Promotion of Special Research and Development Zones, Etc.
With the diffusion of the INNOPOLIS model to other regional hubs, total five INNOPOLISes are currently in operation, making significant contributions to balanced regional development in South Korea.
The INNOPOLIS Model The INNOPOLIS, as an R&D-focused innovation cluster, is contributing to national economic growth via intellectual property creation and technology commercialization. INNOPOLIS creates an Innovation Cluster with a Virtuous Circle of R&D, Tech Commercialization, Re-investment
The STP training program has introduced Korean style of management system for Science & Technology Parks(STPs). Participants of the STP program will get hands on know-how on development, operation and management of STP
Sharing the know-how
Building a social network
Hands on experience