"There are many small startup centres in Seoul that provide a more targeted approach to meet the diverse needs of entrepreneurs. For example, some may be more focused on female-entrepreneur-oriented or financial services"

Moon Kyong-il, Director at Seoul Startup Hub

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Foreign residents

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FOUNDED: 2017
ROBOTICS

Resources

Seoul is part of

Global Startup Competition

The Global Startup Competition of Get in the Ring is an opportunity for startups of different stages to gain exposure and credibility by being selected as a winner of a local event. It's a great chance to be part of a global network to explore business opportunities.

Get in the Ring Seoul 2020 Global Startup Competition 2020

13/02/2020

Get in the Ring Seoul 2019 Global Startup Competition 2019

13/11/2018

Winner(s)

Champion Jury members

Henry Chung

CEO Draper Athena Fund

Dongbin Lee

Director EY Korea

Jochem Cuppen

Partner & Chief Strategy Unknown Group

Ecosystem

The nominees have been selected through recommendations from key players in the ecosystem of Seoul. Special thanks to the Korea Entrepreneurship Foundation.