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Promote Chungcheong as a megacity of AI and metaverse

According to Yonhap News,

Daejeon City, Sejong City, and North and South Chungcheong Provinces announced that they would join forces to build the Chungcheong region into a megacity of artificial intelligence and metaverse.

The heads of four city and provincial organizations, National Assembly members, and representatives of KAIST, ETRI, and KISTI made such a declaration online on October 29.

The Chungcheong region is planning to build a single economic zone by discovering a common growth engine, focused on AI and metaverse.

They are preparing a preliminary feasibility study on a project that studies and applies key technologies of AI and metaverse to major regional industries.

An official from Daejeon-si said, "Daejeon is a center of Korea's research capabilities," adding "we will support to enable key technologies AI and metarverse, developed by Daejeon, to become first available for Chungcheong region."

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Source: Yonhap News (October 29, 2021)

** This article was translated from Korean.