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Industry Office

Department of Sports Industry

Department of Sports Industry carries out a
variety of projects that contribute to the indust-
rial growth potential and high value-added
sports businesses in orderto make a transition
from the 'sports powerhouse' to the 'sports
industry powerhouse'.
To name some of its projects, there are:
developing new markets through facilitating
convergence of sports and other industries,
supporting small but strong sports companies in financing and management, encouraging development of new technology by certifying R&D and sports goods, training and producing professional manpower, supporting start-ups in sports industry, creating jobs, and establishing information data of sports businesses.

Sharing the Latest Trends and Hosting Sports Industry Conference

Project Summary
  • Providing sports industry market trends and related information bimonthly
    • Creating online newsletter and emailing service
  • Hosting Sports Industry Conference (Jul. 15, Oct. 7, Nov. 26 in 2014)
Contact for Inquiries
  • Industrial Planning Team, +82-2-970-9682(for trends), +82-2-970-9687(for conference)

Publishing Consumer Report on Sports Industry

Project Summary
  • Providing correct and exact information for sports industry consumers through comparing the quality and capabilities of domestic and foreign sports goods (publishing in Aug., Oct. and Dec. in 2014)
    • Report Themes: Golf supplies, Outdoor jackets, backpacks for climbers, etc.
    • Other Contents: Interview with professionals, Consumer profile survey, Function test, Comparing and analyzing quality, performance and price
    • Organizing and operating editorial board consist of civic, academic and industrial experts
Contact for Inquiries
  • Market Development Team, +82-2-970-9543

Hosting Sports Service Market Expansion Idea Contest

Project Summary
  • Hosting the idea contest and developing an mobile application
    • Discovering new business field of convergence and commercializing the idea through application development
Contact for Inquiries
  • Market Development Team, +82-2-970-9665