Wang Gu Kang

UVARC, Korea Aerospace Research Institute

on stage

29 Mar 2018 , 16:40 - 18:10 @ Panel III

The Sky Is ‘Not’ the Limit – Technological Frontiers in Transportation

on stage

29 Mar 2018 , 16:30 - 18:00 @ Panel III of the Conference

The Sky Is ‘Not’ the Limit – Technological Frontiers in Transportation


He has worked in the development of many aircraft development programmes, such as the 9 seater all composite aircraft, the T-50 jet trainer, stratospheric unmanned airships, and 32m class tethered aerostats.

Since 2007, he has participated in setting up several national aircraft strategic plans, including the national aerospace industry strategic plan in 2010 at the Ministry of Industry, the unmanned vehicle technology research and industry promotion plan in 2015 at the Ministry of Science and ICT, and the national technology roadmap for unmanned vehicles in 2017 at the Ministry of Science and ICT.

Currently, he is the Director of the Unmanned Vehicle Advanced Research Center (UVARC), KARI, the Republic of Korea. UVARC is in charge of the Unmanned Vehicle Advanced Research Program of Ministry of Science and ICT (MSIT), the Republic of Korea.

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