Updated on 25 July 2014
Osong International Bio Industry Exposition would be held for 17 days starting from September 16
Singapore: Korea is all set to host international bio exposition showcasing a glimpse into the future of biotechnology and its contribution to human health.
Osong International Bio Industry Exposition would be held for 17 days starting from September 16 focusing on how life will look like in the future in accordance with the development of the cell-based industry," said Lee Cha-young, secretary general of the organizing committee.
"The Bio Future Hall, one of our six main galleries, will depict diverse scenes of this new life in such areas as food, energy, medicine and converging science," he added.
Some of technologies to be displayed in the exhibition include culture cells that produce meat and vegetables at factories, single-cell microorganism to produce gasoline, 3D printing technology for human implants and different kind of robots for taking care of elederly population.
The event is hosted by the government of North Chungcheong province, ministry of trade, industry and energy and the local municipal government.