Osong, South Korea - Global Innovation Hub

2:45 PM–3:00 PM Jun 5, 2019 (US - Eastern)

Theater 4


Osong Bio-Health Science Complex is Korea's unique biotech complex initiated by the government with the size of 4,633,000 m2(1,111 acres) to foster biotechnology as the next engine of the economy in Korea. In this complex, bio ventures and pharmaceutical companies are located with government centers including MFDS(Korea FDA), NIH, CDC, Human Body Resources Bank, and Stem cell Regeneration Center. Osong Medical Innovation Foundation was established to accelerate medical research, development, and commercialization by providing comprehensive R&D infrastructure for developing new bio drugs and medical devices. I will introduce the role of the Foundation with 4 centers including New Drug Development Center, Medical Device Development Center, Laboratory Animal Center, and Clinical Drug Manufacturing Center. I will also note about the benefits that foreign companies and institution will get if located in Osong. The foundation is dedicated to constructing a world-class medical innovation hub.

Session ID: 546261