KIMST holds Military Science and Technology conference

The 2015 Military Science and Technology Conference, held by KIMST (Korea Institute of Military Science and Technology), commenced on 23 and will continue until the 24. 650 studies on the seven system categories of ground, naval, aerospace, guided weapons, information and communication, surveillance and reconnaissance, and future battlefield convergence will be presented during the event. Read more about KIMST holds Military Science and Technology conference[…]

DAPA selects SW development tasks for weapon system development

DAPA announced the selection of three SW development programs for the development of weapon systems. The entire program is to domestically develop SW which is currently not acquirable from foreign sources or expensive to maintain. “Common artificial intelligence platform technology” is a four year KRW 3 billion project from 2016 which will be used for Read more about DAPA selects SW development tasks for weapon system development[…]

DAPA holds Veterans and welfare organization policy development seminar

DAPA held the Veterans and welfare organization policy development seminar to diagnose the current veterans and welfare organization policy and propose improvement plans. DAPA is also currently conducting policy research to enhance veteran and welfare organization independence and the efficiency of government procurement.

Reissue of notice on 2015 support program for defense SMB information security system establishment

With the purpose of having defense SMB voluntarily establish information security systems, DAPA has re-announced the detailed plans for the support program. Under this program, firms that have operated the SMB Technology Security Service with comprehensive security equipment will be supported with the rental costs of the equipment. Additional applications for the program are to Read more about Reissue of notice on 2015 support program for defense SMB information security system establishment[…]

DTaQ holds seminar on the 2015 international defense industry prospects

DTaQ held the 2015 International Defense Industry Prospects Seminar to discuss analyses on the world defense industry and prospects, efforts to expand of exports in the defense industry, export projects to Indonesia, the global trends in the marine industry, and weapon system export prospects. In addition, DTaQ has also produced an annual publication on the Read more about DTaQ holds seminar on the 2015 international defense industry prospects[…]

Notice on 2015 National Venture Promotion conference

DAPA has issued a notice on the 2015 National Defense Venture Promotion Conference. The conference is held for those who are interested in the development of national defense venture companies. The conference will be held on November 18 from 1400 to 1630 at the War Memorial of Korea.

DTaQ holds Military food sanitation management and safety enhancement seminar

MND and DTaQ held a seminar on Military food sanitation management and safety enhancement with the purpose of sharing food service policies and seeking improvements in the safety and quality of food service in the military. With participants of 300 from related institutions and food suppliers, the seminar discussed related issues. In addition, the presentation Read more about DTaQ holds Military food sanitation management and safety enhancement seminar[…]

DAPA promotes KF-X to the public with expectations of increasing general understanding of the program

With the controversy over the KF-X program, the government is pursuing plans to promote the program to the public, especially with the remarks of President Park Geun-hye who called for more disclosure on information about the KF-X program. DAPA announced that  KODEF members and undergraduates were invited to the KIA factory in Gwang-ju and ADD Read more about DAPA promotes KF-X to the public with expectations of increasing general understanding of the program[…]

Notice on application for 2016 International Military Science and Technology competition

DAPA has issued a notice on the application for the 2016 International Military Science and Technology competition. Participants can apply to give presentations on research and development ideas for future weapons from November 11 to December 13. The event is planned to be held from June 23 to June 26, 2016.

Notice on 2015 National Defense Analysis and Evaluation symposium

DAPA has issued a notice on the 2015 National Defense Analysis and Evaluation symposium to share research progress in related firms and seek the development of policies and regulations in analysis and evaluation. The theme of the symposium is “the development of analysis and evaluation for defense industry innovation,” and the symposium is to be Read more about Notice on 2015 National Defense Analysis and Evaluation symposium[…]