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: 사무국 : 2018-06-29

Korea's representative tradeshow on safety and security, K-SAFETY EXPO Opens


Korea's representative tradeshow on safety and security,

K-SAFETY EXPO Opens, for the fourth time in November 2018

The Republic of Korea has been recently struck by several catastrophes including a 4.5 magnitude earthquake in Gyeongju, fires at traditional markets near Seoul and a gigantic forest fire which scorched nearly 60 hectares of land, 'Being Safe and Secure' has been the single most important issue for the recently elected president and his administration. 

K-Safety Expo (Korea International Safety and Security Expo), the largest tradeshow in Korea focusing on the safety and security industry, will celebrate its 4th edition this November. The show is hosted by the Ministry of Public Safety and Security, the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy and Gyeonggi Province. K-Safety Expo will take place at Korea International Exhibition Center (KINTEX) from November 14-16, 2018.  

With a record-breaking amount of contracts – nearly US$160 million – signed last year, K-Safety Expo was highly praised for providing the most optimal platform for showcasing safety-related products and promoting trade. Last year’s event was actively participated in by national delegations from countries including Bangladesh, Vietnam, Pakistan, Mongolia, the Russian Federation, Belarus and Mexico. 

More international delegations and general visitors than last year are expected to take part in K-Safety Expo 2018 to get a first-hand look at the most cutting-edge safety and security technology and products. In particular, this year’s event will feature a large amount of applications of IoT (Internet of Things) and AI (Artificial Intelligence), in sectors including disaster prevention, security, maritime, traffic, hygiene/health and public service. Korea’s Ministry of the Interior has recently confirmed their participation and are expected to showcase the integrated policing and security system applying Intelligent CCTV which collects imagery data based on IoT technology.  

For general or participation-related inquiries, please visit www.k-safetyexpo.com or contact the K-Safety Expo 2018 Secretariat (KINTEX) at +82-31-995-8209 or ksafetyexpo@kintex.com. 

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