Technical Tours

The IVC-20 technical tour programs not only provide the chance to observe techniques and research fundamentals of Korean institutes, but also gives the opportunity to look around Busan. Ultimately, we hope that this program will promote active international collaboration.

Application Deadline: On-site applications are available (First come, first served basis)

How to participate

  • Step 1

    Choose desired programs

  • Step 2

    Fill out the electronic application form (Free of Charge)

  • Step 3

    If accepted, you will receive an email confirming your schedule

General Information

Tour Conditions

  • The programs are offered free of charge only to IVC-20 participants.
  • If a program does not meet the minimum enrollment requirement, it may be cancelled.
  • Pick up & Drop off point: BEXCO
  • Included – Tour Guide (English) throughout , Bus
  • Reservations should be made through the website with the application form.

Technical Tour Programs

Code Date and Time Itinerary Price Pax
T-1 Aug 23 (Tue), 14:00-19:00 PAL-XFEL Tour (X-ray Free Electron Laser, 4th Gen.) Free 60~80
T-2 Aug 24 (Wed), 14:00-18:00 Busan International Finance Center - Busan North Port – Jagalchi Market Free 30~40
T-3 Aug 24 (Wed), 13:00-18:00 Gamcheon Culture Village - Renault Samsung Motors Free 20~40
T-1. PAL-XFEL supported by Pohang Accelerator Laboratory
Date and Time Aug 23 (Tue), 14:00-19:00 Pax 60~80
  • PAL-XFEL (X-ray Free Electron Laser, 4th Gen.) is brighter by 10 billion times than that of 3rd Gen. Light Source, and enables research into the nano and femto-world. (1 billionth of a second, faster than a lightning flash)
  • PAL-XFEL tour includes Klystron & Modulator Gallery, Linac Tunnel, Undulator and Experimental Hall.
T-2. Busan Tour supported by Busan Tourism Organization
Date and Time Aug 24 (Wed), 14:00-18:00 Pax 30~40
  • Busan International Finance Center: Financial and public institutions in Busan
  • Busan North Port: Waterfront park, port facilities, commerce, business, etc.
  • Jagalchi Market: World’s 5th Largest Fish Market
T-3. Busan Tour supported by Busan Tourism Organization
Date and Time Aug 24 (Wed), 13:00-18:00 Pax 20~40
  • Gamcheon Cultural Village: Unique architectural and cultural offerings nestled in the hills
  • Renault Samsung Motors: Stampling factory, Car body factory, Assembly factory