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Warm greetings to you all.

Thank you for visiting the website of the Advanced Institutes of Convergence Technology. The Gyeonggi provincial government and the Seoul National University jointly established the Advanced Institutes of Convergence Technology in March, 2008, in a bid to actively cope with the demand of future industry. Our goal is to be a world-class research center of convergence technology and to lead the cutting-edge scientific technology of Korea. The Seoul National University is the home of the creative talents fit for the 21st century.

The Gyeonggi provincial government aims to advance to the world by innovative vision and actions. The Advanced Institutes of Convergence Technology is a fruit jointly made by the Seoul National University and the policy of the Gyeonggi provincial government to fully support the talented brains of the country. By making intensive researches and developments on convergence technology, we aim to develop original technologies that would be the key to lead the future.

Major fields of researches include nano technology, biology, IT, automobiles and robots, and we conduct researches to find ways to use high technologies in these fields to make products of convergence and complex for practical use. Such efforts will earn and ensure intellectual property rights, which would then activate higher value-added businesses. Also, the Advanced Institutes of Convergence Technology pursues to build a global R&D network and to build close relations with domestic industry, in a bid to grow into a center with an ideal environment for research and development. Also, we support the Graduate School of Convergence Technology high-grade manpower specializing in convergence technology. We will do our very best to lay a foundation for the domestic industry to develop through high scientific technology and to turn the scientific technology into a hope of the mankind.

Thank you.

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