K-Global @ Silicon Valley introduces Korea’s competitive ICT / SW technologies and companies to the global industry.

This year’s event marks the eighth of its kind to share new issues about the future ICT industry, especially 5G technology. We will hear the opinions of experts and business representatives from various fields to gain new insights for ICT, innovation and growth, and to cultivate ideas for the future.

 

This year’s K-Global @ SiliconValley theme is “Future is on 5G”.

The theme of this year’s K-Global @ Silicon Valley is “Future is on 5G”. We are planning to explore 3 key aspects of 5G (5G Core, 5G Infra, 5G application) and 4 programs (5G Forum, Partnership Expo, Pitching Competition, Networking). The 5G Forum will include in-depth discussions on future 5G prospects and global business opportunities with industry & academia experts. At the exhibition, 5G-related SMEs (Small and medium-sized enterprises) from Korea will showcase their products and technology. Korea’s ICT SMEs will have the chance to bring their dreams to fruition in this K-Pitch from local investors, and startups from Silicon Valley.

K-Global is looking forward to seeing the future of 5G and becoming a good place to experience the technological power of Korea’s innovative companies.

Event Overview

  • Theme: “Future is on 5G“
  • Time : September 23-24, 2019 (2 day event)
  • Location: Computer History Museum
    • Address : 1401 N Shoreline Blvd, Mountain View, CA 94043
  • Attendees : approximately 1,500 national and international speakers, buyers, investors, and tech experts

 

Main Events

Name of Event Main Content
5G Forum 5G Forum 5G global trends and emerging technologies
Pitching Competition K-Pitch (Shark Tank) Shark Tank Style Pitch Competition of Korean Tech Startups
International Pitch International Startups Pitching Competition
Partnership Expo 1:1 Business Meeting 1:1 export and financial partnership consultations for Korean ICT companies
Exhibition Display 5G related high-tech applications
Networking Reception Networking Reception Group Seminars for successful U.S. market penetration and the latest technology trends

 

Yearly Event Title

Year Event Theme
2012 (1st event) 「ICT Convergence」 Home, Healthcare, Energy, Smart Car
2013 (2nd event) 「Creative Economy」 Big Data&Cloud, SWFusion, Mobile Platform
2014 (3rd event) 「Connect Everything」 IoT based hyperconnection cooperation
2015 (4th event) 「Automated Future」 Human + Technology, robot, drone, etc.
2016 (5th event) 「New Reality driven by 4th Industrial Revolution」AI, AR/VR, etc.
2017 (6th event) 「Collaborating for the Future in the 4th industrial revolution」autonomous driving, AI, IoT, etc.
2018 (7th event) 「Ready to Build Tomorrow?」AI, Autonomous Vehicles, robots, etc.

 

Events Schedule

Date Sept. 23 (Monday) Date Sept. 24 (Tuesday)
Event 5G Forum Partnership Expo Event K-Pitch Partnership Expo
10:00~10:10 Welcoming Remarks <no schedule> 10:00~10:20 Welcoming Remarks
Business Meeting (9:30am~11:40am)
10:10~
11:10
Opening Keynote Speech
10:20~10:50 Keynote Panel Discussion
11:10~
12:40
Session 1
10:50~12:25 Pitch session
Lunch
12:40~
14:00
Lunch 12:30~12:40 Award Ceremony & Pictures
12:40~14:00 Networking Luncheon
1:1 Business Meeting
(1pm-5pm)
Business Meeting (1pm-5pm)
14:00~
15:30
Session 2
<no schedule>
15:30~
15:50
Break
15:50~
16:30
Session 3
16:30~
17:00
17:00~17:10 Closing
Event Networking Event International Pitching Contest
17:10~
17:30
Registration 14:00~
14:30
Registration
17:30~
17:40
Introduction 14:30~15:05 Introduction/Keynote Speaking
17:40~
18:50
Speak, Dinner, Standing Networking 15:05~16:30 Pitching, Performance, Intermission
18:50~
20:00
Group Seminar, Session Networking 16:30~16:35 Award Presentation
16:35~18:00 Networking

 

Location

1st Floor
2nd Floor