Science & Technology Office Seoul

The Science & Technology Office Seoul is a section of the Embassy of Switzerland in Korea and integral part of Swissnex, promoting Swiss science, technology, innovation and higher education.

Consolidation Grant call

CALL OPEN

The 2024 Call for Consolidation Grants is a special call that supports research projects with collaborating institutions in South Korea. The collaboration must be based on an existing partnership between researchers and scientists affiliated to a Swiss institution and researchers affiliated to a Korean institution.


To be eligible to apply, the partners must have already conducted at least one activity together.
Open to all scientific disciplines and fields of research, including social sciences and humanities.

Grant sum: max. 50'000 CHF
Project duration: up to 12 months
Application deadline: 15 June 2024

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Korea-Switzerland bilateral call for Joint Innovation Projects 2024

CALL OPEN

The Korea Institute for Advancement of Technology (KIAT) and the Swiss Innovation Agency (Innosuisse) announce a bilateral call for join R&D project outlines focused on developing market-ready solutions for products, technology-based services or processes that have significant market potential for South Korea and Switzerland.
Open to all disciplines, but particularly encouraged:
Biotech, Medtech, Digitalisation, AI, Additive manufacturing, Smart Materials, AR/VR, Hydrogen technologies, Renewable energy/batteries.

Application deadline: 24 May 2024

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NexTrends Asia

News/Trends in Korea

nextrends Asia is a platform showcasing upcoming education, research, innovation and policy trends from China, India, Israel, Japan, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan and Australia, and how Switzerland’s innovation players engage with them. We aim to explore trends in fields such as health, energy, social innovation, AI, blockchain, electric vehicles and mobility, etc. and put a spotlight on areas in which Asian countries are emerging as important technology players.

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