WENS successfully acquired a new project called as "IoT Convergence Talent Program for Smart Factory" from BK21PLUS supported by Dept. of Education and National Research Funds. BK 21 PLUS (Brain Korea 21 Program for Leading Universities & Students) program. This program is a new version of previous World Class University program, which provides funding for collaborative research projects in Korean universities and is part of a broader effort by Korea to increase its investment in research and development, and expand international collaboration in science and technology.
This project starts from Mar. 2016 to Sep. 2020. Total bugdet will be 1,750,000,000 Korean Won (around 1,456,000 USD).