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The World Invention Olympics (WICO) host more than 25 international showcases featuring patented inventions and offering insights into future technologies and new ideas.

Looking at global enterprises, their success and respect come from a combination of technological innovation and management skills. In our knowledge-based society, ideas and inventions are just as crucial as marketing and presentation skills.

Thousands of students and entrepreneurs from participating WICO countries will develop new technologies through international exchanges and achieve significant results at the exhibition.

WICO, along with the Korean Youth Invention Contest and the Asia LOHAS Industrial Exhibition, which attract world-renowned inventors, aims to foster innovative companies and aspiring young inventors.

Chairman Lee Ju-hyung
Korea University Invention Association (KUIA)


    Chairman Lee Ju-hyung
  • Economics & Engineering Ph.D. (교육공학박사 · 경제학박사)

  • Kongju National University Professor

  • Korea Brain Cooperation Agency

  • World Invention Creativity Olympic (WICO) Organizer

  • Asia Lohas Industry Certification Association

To the rapid change in creativity and mechanism, the innovation of the PMC and the management of patents by convergence technologies,
and the realization of the management of global intellectual property. It was established on April 27, 2004 to share the equation of fusion
technology and enterprise management with teenagers who will play the central role of the new paradigm (Patent Office 2004-2)

Association aims to In order to contribute to the development of national industry by cultivating and discovering the leading intellectual
property talents, the Association has organized the Korea Youth Invention Contest (KYIC) and the World invention Creativity Olympic a country
with dreams and visions Organizing (WICO) for inventions and constructing Korea’s knowledge management hub that grows as the core of
the national industry and promoting the establishment of the “University Invention Technical Support Team” to support corporate intellectual property.

We are doing our utmost to become the power, the ultimate fusion, and the multi-agency of Korea’s intellectual property that supports Lohas certification business.


If you have any questions, feel free to contact us!


+82 2 533 9665

+82 10 3789 5661

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