South Korea intends to become the head of the fourth industrial revolution
SEOUL, 14 Jan. /Offset. TASS Stanislav Varivoda/. The authorities of the Republic of Korea will focus on the development of a strategic country for the projects on artificial intelligence technologies. As reported by the newspaper “from maeil, change”, such a statement was made by the acting President, Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-Ahn at a meeting of representatives of scientific circles.
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“The main economic trend in the world today is the fourth industrial revolution” – he stressed. “To this end, the government will focus on the development of technological capabilities in the core areas by supporting research institutions, as well as expansion of venture businesses,” said Hwang Kyo-Ahn .
According to his plan, the Republic of Korea will become one of the world leaders in ten regions recognized by the main engines of future economic growth, and create on their basis new services and industry. These include “smart” cars, a functional Internet of things, virtual reality technology, and others.
However, special efforts, the government will direct the training of professionals in these areas.
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The newspaper also notes that the government intends to support companies working in the fields of three-dimensional printing, virtual and augmented reality, artificial intelligence, fifth generation communications, Internet of things, Autonomous vehicles and other promising high-tech areas.
According to her, the government intends to promote the rapid implementation in the automotive, aerospace and medical industry of 3D printing technologies. The plan also provides for commercial launch in South Korea by 2020, high-speed data networks 5G.