South Korea And Germany Cooperate In The Field Of Industrial Digitalization And Renewable Energies

AACHEN, Germany — July 10, 2024 — Dongshin University from Naju in South Korea and Institut für Textiltechnik (ITA) of RWTH Aachen University, Germany, will cooperate in the field of industrial digitalization and renewable energies in the future. A cooperation agreement was signed on July 9 by Professor Dr. Chun-Shik Kim and Professor Dr. Thomas Gries. Professor Dr. Kim is an expert on German-Korean economic cooperation, ADEKO board member and former advisor to the Deputy Prime Minister, Professor Dr. Gries is ITA director and Rectorate Representative of RWTH Aachen University for Korea. The cooperation marks the culmination of 15 years of ITA activities in Korea. The fruits of this cooperation are the SmartTextronics Centre and the city partnership between the cities of Aachen and Ansan.

Professor Dr Chun-Shik Kim and Professor Dr Thomas Gries sign the cooperation agreement (from left to right) Source – ITA

Dongshin University in Naju, South Korea, is a renowned university specializing in innovative research and practice-oriented education. It specializes in engineering, information and communication technology and renewable energies. The university is known for its international co-operation and its contribution to regional and global development.

RWTH Aachen University is one of the leading technical universities in Europe and offers excellent research and teaching opportunities. Institut für Textiltechnik (ITA) of RWTH Aachen University is one of the largest institutes at RWTH Aachen University and is internationally recognized for its outstanding research achievements in the field of textile technology and for its industrial cooperation. RWTH Aachen University maintains close co-operation with international partners and promotes global networking in science and research.

Posted: July 10, 2024

Source: Institut für Textiltechnik of RWTH Aachen University