‘EduTech’ is receiving attention as a new generation growth engine as it was selected as one of 12 technologies that will lead the future. The combination of education and technology makes it possible to customize learning on the based on mobility and ability to reduce the cost of education. By grafting VR/AR, IoT technology, educational content can be tailored for learners in an easy and intuitive fashion. There is an opportunity to change the educational paradigm in Korea from the outdated rote model.

2017 EDUTEC KOREA is working to change the educational trends and provide new models for future education, was held from January 18th (Wed.) to 20th (Fri.) in Seoul at COEX Hall C by the Korea Institute of Sustainable Design and Educational Environment and EXPORUM.

This expo consisted of 570 booths from 181 companies, and various content and educational technologies including EduTech, educational content and educational environment & facilities.Leading Korean companies and institutes including LEGO Education, KBS Media Online Lifelong Education Center, EBS, Tekville, Hyosung, NHN Entertainment and Gangwon Provincial Office of Education participated and featured new educational content.

This event, which has been held on 14 other occasions, was conducted with exhibition and various concurrent events under the theme of “Connect to the New World of Education.”

EduTech Startup Demo Day, EduTech Talk Show, Smart Education Society Winter Festival, Korean Association of Secondary Education Principal Winter Training were all features of the show.

This is where the present and the future of Korean education can be seen, it was sponsored by the Ministry of Education and LEGO Education.