KIST is Korea’s premier multi-disciplinary research institute whose goal is to research, develop, and implement innovative technologies that will further develop national capacities in the science and technology fields. Currently, we are putting a special emphasis on convergence technologies that will potentially serve as the driving force for Korea’s future economic growth. KIST will continue to proactively foster partnerships among industry, universities, and research institutes through an open environment that promotes free exchanges of ideas and the realization of our researchers’ fullest potential. We are hard at work to make KIST an eminent global research institute that Korea can be proud of. KIST School, UST will be known as a place where dreams come true. I ask for your continued support and encouragement. Thank you.