Updated: Aug 1
□ This year, 2,648 overseas startups (from 118 countries) submitted proposals, an increase of 58% over 2019 (1,677 applications). This sets a record for the most interest garnered since the program was established in 2016.
□ COVID-19 cannot keep entrepreneurs away from Korea! This year’s program saw a dramatic increase in applications, thanks to Korea’s successful control of the pandemic, enhanced public relations efforts, and other factors.
□ Upon arriving at Korea, the selected teams will take part in business engagements with large corporations and acceleration activities for three and a half months before the final Demo Day scheduled in November.