The Industrial Artificial Intelligence (IAI) center at Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology is a multidisciplinary research center to lead the convergence research in industrial artificial intelligence. Ulsan and nearby areas including Pohang and Gyeongju lead key, world-leading industries in the country.

Ulsan metropolitan city is known as the industrial capital of South Korea. It has the world’s largest automobile assembly plant of the Hyundai Motor Company, the world’s largest shipyard of Hyundai Heavy Industries, and the world’s second largest oil refinery of SK Energy. POSCO, one of the largest steel producers in the world, is also located nearby at Pohang city.

Ulsan is also important for the Two national leading electricity producers, Korea East-West Power and Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power, are respectively headquartered in Ulsan and Gyeongju.

The IAI center will lead innovative ways to collaborate with world-leading companies to make advances in industrial artificial intelligence research and practice.