South Korea was the guest country of the 5th edition of Transfiere. As such, the south korean R&D&i ecosystem took part in the different activity areas of the Forum (networking, institutional agenda, official events in the Forum, conference programme, among others).
Korea is positioned at the forefront of different types of science, technology and Innovation. It has been recognized as one of the most innovative and competitive economies in the world for years now.
Additionally, the EU-South Korea free trade agreement (FTA) was the EU´s first trade deal with an Asian country. It was formally ratified in December 2015.