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KIMS visited MIDC(Indonesia) & ITDI(Philippines)

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Date10-10-06 11:46 Hit5,101


From 27 September to 2 October, President of the KIMS visited Metal Industry Development Center(MIDC), Indonesia and Industrial Technology Development Insitute(ITDI), Philippines.

As an extension of Korea-ASEAN Technology Cooperation project funded by Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Korea (Dr.K.S.Cho), KIMS is planning to support materials research institutes in ASEAN countries from 2011. To initiate KIMS-ASEAN cooperative project, KIMS contracted Letter of Intent(LOI) with MIDC and Memorandum of Understanding(MOU) with ITDI. The LOI and MOU include the following facts.

-Research collaboration and development

-Educating and Training Scientists

-Exchange and visits of scientists, engineers, and other experts

-Sharing research facilities

Moreover, delegations from KIMS not only introduced general information and international cooperative activities of the KIMS to the members of MIDC and ITDI but also looked around research lab. of both institutes.



Ms.Sooa Lee (leesooa@kims.re.kr)

International Cooperation

Korea Institute of Materials Science