K-Global Starthon 2017

Hackathon Competition provides opportunites to national and international students (including graduates) and anyone who dreams of multi-cultural start-up expansion. With the cooperation of main national universities, k-Global Starthon 2017 expects inflow of talented international students and foreigners to Korea’s startup ecosystem

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  • Title

    K-Global Starthon 2017

  • Dates

    2017.08.26 (Sat) 13:00 ~ 27 (Sun) 18:00 (2 days)

  • Location

    Pangyo Technovalley Gyeonggi Centre for Creative Economy & Innovation International Conference Hall.

  • Host

  • Organizer

  • Topic

    ICT Hackerthon encourages cooperation of developers, designers and planners to plan and develop a startup business model. This also applies to university students and pre-founders who dream of a global start-up.

  • Topic

    To discover BM that is possible to globally industrialize using ICT

  • Participants

    Korean/international University students, and anyone(designer, planner, developer ect) who wishes to develop products or services using ICT

  • Application

    Both individuals and teams are allowed (however, must include at least one international applicant within each team).

  • Entry Fee

    10,000 won (This will be refunded on the last day of the event and is non-refundable to the withdrawal of participants)

  • Provison

    Transportation Expenses (30,000 won), souvenirs (T-shirt, prizes ect), meals and snacks.

  • Awards

    Division Team The Awards
    Prize money Awarder
    The grand prize 1 5 Million won The minister of Ministry of SMEs and Startups
    Excellence award 2 3 Million won The director of National IT Industry Promotion Agency
    Participation award 3 2 Million won The director of National IT Industry Promotion Agency
    * Changes may occur


  • Address 629 Pangyo Technovalley Bundang-gu, Seongnam-si, Gyeonggi-do
  • TEL 02-6925-1242
  • FAX 02-6925-1243
  • By Car(via highway) Gyungbu Highway Pangyeo IC -> Pangyo (Bundang) direction -> Take the left once entering the Right hand side lane from the crossing -> keep going straight for 1km -> destination should be on the left hand side.
  • Train (from Seoul Station) Take the subway line 4 from Seoul Station -> Transfer at Chungmuro (line 3) -> transfer at Yangjae (Shinbundang Line) -> alight at Pangyo Station -> 15 minutes walk from Pangyo Station Exit number 1 (43 minutes in total)
  • Subway 15 minutes by foot from Exit number 1 of Pangyo Station (Shinbundang Line)
  • Bus 1007, 1007-1, 6800, 6900, 5600, 5700 Alight at Geumtocheongyo Station and cross the road.
  • From the Airport (Incheon International Airport) [Bus] Incheon International Airport Limosine Bus number 5000 -> Alight at Pangyo Station (North) -> 15 minutes walk
  • From the Airport (Gimpo Airport) [subway] Gimpo Airport Station Line number 9 -> transfer at Express Bus Terminal Station Line number 3 -> transfer at Yangjae Station Shinbundang line -> Alight at Pangyo Station -> 15 minutes walk from Pangyo Station Exit number 1
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