▲ Big Wave Robotics signed an MOU for social economy business based on K-robot technology
‘Big Wave Robotics’ announced on the 17th that it has signed a business agreement with’Good Neighbors Global Impact’ and’Korea Robot Industry Association’ to promote social economy projects based on K-robot technology.
Big Wave Robotics is a company in the Pangyo Startup Zone established by the Ministry of SMEs and Startups and jointly operated by the Startup Promotion Agency and the Gyeonggi Creative Economy Innovation Center. Based on the robot automation solution database, it is operating’My Robot Solutions’, an online platform that resolves information asymmetry in the robot market and matches companies that demand and supply robot automation.
This business agreement was conducted with the purpose of applying K-robot technology to industrial sites in developing countries to create social and economic effects such as improving the working environment and enhancing productivity, and to help domestic robot technology enter the global market.
Big Wave Robotics and Good Neighbors Global Impact will jointly promote a cooperative project to improve the working environment by applying domestic robot automation technology to developing countries such as Thailand and Vietnam. Accordingly, the Korea Robot Industry Association plans to add expertise and momentum to the cooperation structure based on the network with each country’s robot industry associations and domestic robotics and SI companies.
The three organizations will make efforts to revitalize the social economy based on K-robot technology, such as establishing a mutually cooperative network in the future, establishing strategies and support plans for overseas expansion of domestic robots, and jointly promoting the ODA project using domestic robot technology. Persist.
Min-gyo Kim, CEO of Big Wave Robotics, said, “I am glad that K-robots can help improve the working environment in developing countries and participate in this project, which will become a bridgehead for Korean robot companies to enter overseas.”
▲ Nodamen-KT Ki Genie launches’My House Gallery’, a non-face-to-face art exhibition service
‘Nodamen’ (CEO Wonjun Lee), a childcare company at the Gyeonggi Creative Economy Innovation Center, announced on the 17th that it has launched the first IPTV non-face-to-face art exhibition service’My House Gallery’ in Korea through KT’s artificial intelligence speaker’Gi Genie’.
Nodamen is a startup that develops and operates’PATRON’, an art platform that allows users to enjoy art works digitally. The gallery of my house, which was released this time, is the service name for KT Gi Genie of Patron.
My house gallery provides works of famous domestic and foreign painters with music in 4K-class digital quality. It is also equipped with a docent function that allows you to receive audio information about the exhibition.
Users can create their own collections with their favorite artworks and enjoy them on various devices such as TV, web, and mobile. It can also be used as interior items such as digital photo frames.
The launch of our home gallery service will open a way to hold art exhibitions in a non-face-to-face manner, and it is expected to open a new way for the exhibition industry, which has been shrunken by Corona 19.
Nodamen will present the work of artist Park Seo-bo, a pioneer of Korean abstract art, as the first exhibition commemorating the release today, the day of its release. On the 31st, a second special exhibition will be held where you can meet the works of domestic masters, such as the late artist Chang-yeol Kim, who is known as a world-renowned printmaker and’water drop artist’.
Users can easily appreciate the works through commands to use our home gallery service, such as’Geniya, show me recommended exhibitions at my home gallery’ in KT GiGA Genie.
CEO Won-joon Lee of Nodamen said, “We plan to apply artificial intelligence curation technology to our gallery in the future.”
On the other hand, Nodamen has been selected as a’K-Champ Collaboration’ program jointly operated by the Gyeonggi Creative Economy Innovation Center and KT since 2017, and has been supported by KT commercialization linkage and development funds.
▲ An investment information system based on artificial intelligence for individual investors will be established.
Leading domestic companies in each field have joined hands to build an artificial intelligence-based investment information system to resolve information asymmetry between individual and institutional investors.
Libi (CEO Seong-Hwan Kim), a company specializing in natural language processing and chatbots, is a business agreement (MOU) for research and development of artificial intelligence-based investment information systems with Deep Search (CEO Jae-yoon Kim), an investment data analysis company, and Datanow (CEO Ki-won Kim), a company specializing in financial data analysis. It was announced on the 15th that it had signed.
Based on this business agreement, the three companies will promote joint research on an artificial intelligence-based investment information system that provides expert-level investment information to individual investors in an easy-to-understand manner. The main contents of the agreement are △ development of heterogeneous data collection and analysis technology in the financial field △ development of in-depth understanding of Korean financial texts △ development of real-time Q&A chatbot and call bot service based on machine reading technology.
Compared to the explosive increase in the proportion of individual investors in the stock and financial markets, their ability to understand and use financial information is far behind that of institutional investors, so the three companies are based on artificial intelligence that can provide personalized in-depth investment information. It is expected that new value can be created through the investment information system.
“Information asymmetry between institutional investors who can analyze financial big data through artificial intelligence technology and individual investors who are not able to analyze financial big data is deepening,” said Seong-Hwan Kim, CEO of Libby. We will make various efforts to improve investors’ ability to use financial data.”
On the other hand, Libby, founded in 2013, is a technology specialized company that has built a financial sector chatbot and sales marketing bot such as Meritz Fire Insurance, DB Insurance, K-Bank, and SBI Savings Bank based on the nation’s best natural language processing technology developed by itself. . In addition, Korea’s only company evaluation/technology evaluation opinion automatic generation technology was independently developed, introduced and commercialized in ecredibles, nice evaluation information, and nice D&B, and is currently building a system for major banks in the 1st financial sector.
Deep Search is a company that provides “Deep Search”, a search service that supports business decision making based on its vast financial/corporate/industrial data and data analysis engine, the first artificial intelligence ETF in Korea and the first artificial intelligence analyst service in Korea. And commercialized various types of artificial intelligence services.
Datanow is a company that possesses the best technology in Korea in the field of measuring the value of financial and real estate assets based on data and forecasting future trends. It is installed on and is providing the service.
▲ Content platform start-up’Goodnut’ exceeded 1,000 accumulated contents
Nut Company Co., Ltd. (CEO Dong-Hwan Shin), which operates a digital content platform startup’Good Nut’, announced on the 16th that it has surpassed 170 stores and 1,000 accumulated contents as of the end of February.
‘GoodNOUTE’ is a marketplace that trades various stationery contents, starting in 2020, and gradually expands the traded content categories, image contents produced by designers, planner templates produced by YouTube creators, and Seoul National University medical students produced. It is emerging as a commerce platform that sells various types of contents such as entrance examination know-how contents.
Nut Company recently released Good Nut, catching the fact that tablet writing culture is spreading around students as non-face-to-face learning is increasing, and accordingly, users are looking for a variety of stationery content that can be used for writing. After that, it plans to diversify the content categories and grow into a vertical commerce platform in the field of digital contents.
Shin Dong-hwan, CEO of Nut Company, said, “The domestic C2C digital content market is in its infancy. As multi-personas, a characteristic of the MZ generation, become a mega trend, more and more people are active as creators in the online world and side-job with digital content is increasing. It will become more necessary.”
On the other hand, Goodnut is a C2C platform that allows anyone to easily and quickly register content, so that not only professional designers and creators, but also ordinary people can create profits by converting their ideas into content.
▲ MTICOM, leap forward as an artificial intelligence AI managed company with the new mission’COGNET9′
On March 15th, Ajou Group’s artificial intelligence (AI) specialist MTcom (CEO Heo Hoon) announced a new company name’COGNET9 (Cognet9)’ and a new CI that contains the company’s direction and identity.
COGNET9 is △’Cognition’, which means connecting the world from perception to cognition and digitally, △’Network’, which means connecting more possibilities in the hyper-connected era △ AI for AI from preparation to implementation and operation of artificial intelligence learning data. The name is a combination of’Nine’, which means perfection, which is perfectly responsible for all processes.
COGNET9’s new mission and CI embodies the company’s direction and identity as a company specializing in artificial intelligence AI managed services that support all journeys required for companies to adopt artificial intelligence.
COGNET9 is Korea’s first AI-managed service company, and plans to provide from business case selection to AI application to learning data preparation, AI solution selection and development, and continuous learning services.
To this end, we operate the’AI Garage’ program and propose to check how the business scenario of a company can be changed through artificial intelligence (envisioning), and cooperate with various artificial intelligence solution companies at home and abroad to build a customized artificial intelligence portfolio for customers. It plans to provide development and operation services of.
COGNET9 Seonho Han, COO of COGNET9, said, “MTICOM has successfully carried out various data voucher businesses as a company specializing in artificial intelligence data in line with the rapidly changing artificial intelligence industry trend. Beyond that, we will leap to COGNET9, a multi-AI managed service company that provides services encompassing multi-AI environments.”
The first official event under the new mission is the International Artificial Intelligence Exhibition (AI EXPO) held at the COEX Convention Center from March 24th to 26th.
COGNET9 will introduce the AI learning data solution’Data Goblin’ at the event and accelerate the recruitment of companies in need of the 2021 data voucher support project, which is due on April 16. In addition, we plan to promote a new service business area that is responsible for planning, building, operating, and managing solutions that have strengths in △Multi-AI solutions such as △Naver, IBM Watson, and Google △Voicebot and services for deliberation.
COO Han Seon-ho expressed his ambition, “Starting from participating in this International Artificial Intelligence Competition, we will establish our position as an artificial intelligence AI managed service company in the domestic and overseas artificial intelligence market.”
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