Article Content Summary 5G, Digital New Deal, etc. Policies Sharing [Seoul=Newsis] Reporter Jinyoung Lee = The Ministry of Science and ICT announced that it would hold the 1st Korea-Colombia Information and Communication Technology Policy Forum via video with the Colombia Ministry of Information and Communication Technology on the 18th.
This forum is an intergovernmental consultative body promoted based on the Korea-Colombia Information and Communication Technology Cooperation Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the two countries, which was revised on the occasion of the Korea-Colombia summit held in August last year. It was opened to discuss future cooperation plans.
Kim Seong-gyu, Director of International Cooperation at the Ministry of Science and Technology, and Daniela Garses Lopez, Assistant International Cooperation Assistant at Colombias Ministry of Information and Communication Technology, served as chief representatives and presided over the meeting.
Starting with the introduction of the 5G+ strategic policy, which is Koreas 5G-based industry nurturing policy, the two sides will discuss the direction of the policy being pursued by both sides in the fields of digital transformation, artificial intelligence, human resource training, cyber security, and the use of digital technology to respond to climate change. By sharing key contents such as achievements, the understanding of each others information and communication technology policy environment was enhanced, while providing an opportunity for revitalizing cooperation between the two countries in the future.
In particular, Colombia is promoting the establishment of a 5G mobile communication network in its own country and is making policy efforts for digital transformation in the public and private sectors.
Kim Seong-gyu, Director of International Cooperation, said that the 1st Korea-Colombia Information and Communication Technology Policy Forum is meaningful in seeking cooperation through policy communication with Colombia. said to expand the