Mint Corporation, Blockchain Society and Industry-Academic Cooperation MOU.. Blockchain-based mobile regional gift certificate and public service card service… The year-end mobile driver’s license was also introduced.

The Korea Mint Corporation (President Jang-Sik Ban) is working with the Korea Blockchain Society to strengthen its capabilities in the blockchain field, which is regarded as an online trust technology in the era of the 4th industrial revolution.

On the 21st, at The K Hotel in Yangjae-dong, Seoul, President Jang-Sik Ban, Professor Park Soo-yong, Professor of Sogang University, Professor Park Yong-beom of Dankook University, and Professor Soon-Tae Kim of Chonbuk National University, participated in the Mint Corporation.

Accordingly, the two institutions will cooperate in areas such as △ exchange of academic information and expertise related to blockchain △ joint discovery and promotion of blockchain-based services △ establishment and activation of the blockchain ecosystem △ development of a block chain-related professional manpower training program development and manpower exchange. do.

The Mint Corporation is providing various public services such as mobile local love gift certificates and mobile public service certificates based on blockchain technology that is difficult to hack. In addition, it was designated as a’mobile ID card and electronic signature specialist’ by the Ministry of Public Administration and Security in March, and is in the process of establishing a mobile driver’s license, which is scheduled to be serviced to all citizens at the end of this year.

President Ban Jang-sik said, “With this cooperation, we will continue to play a role in protecting the trust of people’s lives not only offline but also online by strengthening the capabilities of the blockchain field.


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