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Writer Invest Seoul Day18-10-04 17:38 View630


Seoul Metropolitan Government holds ‘DMC Festival’


Seoul Metropolitan Government (SMG) recently held ‘2018 DMC Festival (DMCF 2018),’ a festival of media and entertainment, in the DMC (Digital Media City) area within Sangam-dong, Seoul, from Sep. 5 to Sep. 9. 


Jointly hosted by SMG and Munhwa Broadcasting Corp. (MBC), DMCF 2018 was held to support the growth of companies in DMC, a specialized cluster of more than 500 enterprises in the industry of media and entertainment (M&E), by providing the opportunity to introduce state-of-the-art technologies in digital contents, VR, etc. 


Covering three key areas as a broadcasting and music festival by featuring Hallyu (Korean Wave) stars, an industry trade show/job fair and a media conference, the festival lasted for five days and occupied every corner of DMC, including Sangam Cultural Square and Nuri Dream Square.  


As well, ‘2018 Visible Future Conference’ was held in MBC Open Hall for two days on Sep. 5 and Sep. 6 with the theme: ‘Looking at the future from the center of Northeast Asia.’ 


Experts in various fields and scholars from all over the world gathered in DMC for a discussion on ‘Economic cooperation in Northeast Asia’ in Session 1 of the first day, which was followed by discussions on ‘The future of technology’ in Sessions 2 and 3 on the second day. In Session 4 on the second day, the panelists sought directions for future development with the theme of “DMC Convergence Forum X SPARK@DMC”. 


Cho In-dong, Director of Economic Promotion Headquarters in Seoul Metropolitan Government, said, “Sangam DMC is a symbol of urban restoration, having changed from a landfill site until the 1990s to a cluster of world-famous media and entertainment industries in the 21st century. We hope that the festival has enhanced the status of DMC as a global center of multimedia and made all citizens joyful by showing us the future of broadcasting, entertainment, VR, game industry, etc., which are thought to be the core areas in the 4th industrial revolution.” 






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