THE HOST CITY Discover Incheon

Incheon, the marine-tourism city consists of roughly 150 small and big islands
including the Ganghwado Island and Baekryeongdo Island which make for a
beautiful natural environment. The city also boasts cultural and tourism
sources bearing the history from the ancient to the modern time of flowering.


Korea is one of the most spirited and colorful countries in the world. In the short time
following its dramatic and impressive development, it has managed to maintain the
delicate balance between preserving its impressive history and traditional and embracing
all the conveniences and technology of the modern world.

Palmido Lighthouse

Palmido Lighthouse is Korea’s first modern lighthouse and the historical lighthouse which
led the success of Incheon Landing Operation(Korea War) and it has the pain and the hope
of Korea’s modern history as it is located in the geopolitically important location.
Palmido island which is small and beautiful can be reached by departing from Incheon Yeonanpier, passing Incheon
Bridge and 15 km to the south and it’s about 60m above sea
level, and Palmido island is the major marine tourism theme in Incheon area where the
history and natural beauty such culture and tourism are splendid.


  • Early Bird Registration: October 1, 2017 - January 31, 2018
  • Pre-Registration: February 1 - May 13, 2018
  • Onsite Registration: May 26 - June 2, 2018
  • Review and Selection of Abstracts: October 19, 2017
  • Notification of Authors of Selected Papers: October 31, 2017
  • Submission of BP Competition Application: November 30, 2017
  • Submission of Full Papers: February 28, 2018
  • Presentation File Deadline: May 15, 2018