Korea Superior Institute of Science and Know-how (KAIST), which began as Korea’s first research-oriented science and engineering establishment, celebrated its fiftieth anniversary on Feb. 16. The institute that was based by a mortgage from the U.S. has grown right into a college that exports instructional fashions to overseas nations, equivalent to Kenya, solely in half a century.
A ceremony held underneath the theme, “Fifty years that brightened Korea, 100 years that can brighten the mankind” happened on the college’s Daejeon campus and was broadcast on its YouTube channel. There was an illustration of a robotic barista and a self-driving robotic developed by the college’s graduates and synthetic intelligence (AI) piano efficiency previous to the ceremony. President Moon Jae-in and World Financial Discussion board Govt Chairman Klaus Schwab despatched their congratulatory remarks.
KAIST was based on Feb. 16, 1971 because the Korean Academy of Sciences (KAIS) within the Seoul Analysis Improvement Advanced and moved to the Daedeok Science City in Daejeon in 1989 to start out as a college providing undergraduate and graduate applications. In 2009, KAIST acquired Info and Communications College (ICU) to strengthen the knowledge and know-how subject.
The varsity has produced a complete of 69,388 graduates, together with 14,418 docs, 35,513 masters, and 19,457 undergraduates within the final half century. These graduates account for 25% of the doctoral personnel in world semiconductor firms, equivalent to Samsung Electronics and SK Hynix, and about 20% of professors at home engineering faculties. KIAST has left a footprint within the historical past of science and know-how by constructing the primary Web system in Asia and the Pacific area, establishing the primary AI analysis heart in Korea, and efficiently launching Korea’s first synthetic satellite tv for pc Wooribyeol 1. KAIST was ranked thirty ninth in QS World College Rankings in 2020.
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