Songdo International City

The global base of the high-tech knowledge and service industries

It is emerging as a global base of IT, BT, and high-tech knowledge and service industries.
Fifteen international organizations and renowned universities have gathered together to create a cluster as the second-stage construction of Songdo Convensia has been completed to promote the high value-added MICE industry.

Development Outline

Songdo International City
  • Location : Songdo-dong, Yeonsu-gu
  • Size : 53.36㎢ (13,185.54 ac)
  • Budget : 21.55 trillion won
  • Project period : 2003 ~ 2030
  • Estimated population : 265,611 people (104,112 families)

Development Plans

  • Bio Industry : Establishment of a Bio Front with international hospitals, bio industry∙research facilities
  • Education∙Research : Building an innovative cluster infrastructure with a fusion technique based on prestigious education and research institutions worldwide
  • Culture∙Tourism : Construction of high quality culture and tourism complex with art centers, rock and pop concert venues, and surrounding leisure facilities
  • MICE Industry : 2nd step of the Convensia construction, MICE complex construction, and promotion of specialized global conventions that are connected with international institutions