PROGRAMS

Visitor Matching Service
  • SEOUL FOOD 2018 provide you with the pre-scheduled appointment business Services! This will support more successful meeting results with the Exhibitors!
  • Dates
    2018.05.01(Tue)~ 04(Fri), 10:00~ 17:00 (4 days)
  • Venues
    KINTEX Hall 1~5, 7~8
  • Applications
    Domestic/ Overseas Buyers, SEOUL FOOD 2018 Exhibitors
  • Application Process
Overseas Buyer Program

Global Distributor Seminar

  • Organizer
    KOTRA
  • Purpose
    To provide local businesses opportunities for entrance into retail stores of global distribution enterprises.
  • Date
    2018.05.01 (Tue) / 09:30~ 15:20
  • Venue
    KINTEX Exhibition Center 2, Hall 6B
  • Scale
    30 overseas global distribution enterprises
  • Outline
    This seminar is intended to expand the network of local suppliers and find new items for export in the process of introducing local businesses to overseas global distribution enterprises. Local suppliers will find opportunities to supply their products to retail stores of global distribution enterprises in China, South-East Asia, etc.

Global Korean Buyer Seminar

  • Organizer
    KOTRA
  • Purpose
    To provide small scale businesses opportunities to enter into overseas markets.
  • Date
    2018.05.01 (Tue) / 09:30~ 15:20
  • Venue
    KINTEX Exhibition Center 2, Hall 6B
  • Scale
    45 overseas Korean Companies
  • Outline
    Small scale businesses often have very limited access to information on export routes even when they are interested. This seminar will open up new possibilities for minor companies by creating opportunities for business consultations.

Global Food Plaza

  • Organizer
    KOTRA
  • Purpose
    To open up export opportunities for small local businesses.
  • Date
    2018.05.02 (Wed) / 09:30~ 15:20
  • Venue
    KINTEX Exhibition Center 2, Hall 6B~C
  • Scale
    150 Overseas Major Enterprises
  • Outline
    Buyers importing agricultural products of Korean companies will be invited for 1:1 matched business meetings with local suppliers. This event will facilitate establishment of actual business outcomes and help to form a stable network of supply.
  • ※ These programs are free of charge
  • ※ Please double check with the date of the seminar.
  • 2018.05.01(Tue) : Global Distributor Seminar, Global Korean Buyer Seminar
  • 2018.05.02(Wed) : Global Food Plaza
Domestic Buyer Program
  • Organizer
    KOTRA
  • Operater
    THE BUYER (Media)
  • Purpose
    To serve as a platform for 1:1 consultations which will facilitate expansion of business network.
  • Date
    2018.05.01(Tue)~ 03(Thurs) , 10:00~ 17:00 (3days)
  • Venue
    KINTEX Exhibition Center 1, 2 Hall, the Rear space (*Office equipment & Beverages are prepared)
  • Invited Buyers
    Major domestic distributors (Department Stores, Catering Services, Home Shopping, Trade Companies, Convenience Store, etc.)
  • Qualification
    SEOUL FOOD 2018 Domestic Exhibitors
  • Application
    Notifications from the Newsletter/ SEOUL FOOD Homepage

※ On-site applying is available (with limited consultations)

Biz-Consulting
  • Purpose
    To provide 1:1 consulting services for overseas exhibitors participating in the exhibition, for successfully entering into the Korean food market with Korean business partners
  • Venue
    ‘Biz-Consulting Center’ (SEOUL FOOD & HOTEL INTERNATIONAL PAVILION- KINTEX Exhibition Hall 4)
  • Date
    2018.05.01~04 (4days)

Application Process

  • STEP
    01

    1st stage: Applying through ‘Biz-Consulting Program application’ on-line page

  • STEP
    02

    2nd stage: Feedback mailing requiring additional details of products

  • STEP
    03

    Review of application form and details of the products by our Biz-consulting program Agency.

  • STEP
    04

    Providing company profiles with the domestic vendors, importers, distributors

  • STEP
    05

    Announcement of meeting/consulting schedules to overseas exhibitors

Please make sure to confirm in advance

  • This program is only for food (except for wine & liquor)
    (Any exhibitors with Wine, please join our 1st WINE CHALLENGE 2018 program! More details from Homepage)
  • Deadline date: March 31, 2018
    (* If necessary, on-site consulting may also be arranged)
  • Participants may exhibit their items at the Biz-Consulting Center.
    Please contact our Biz-Consulting Agency to request display of your item at the Biz-Consulting Center.

Contact

  • FAMNET/ Biz-Consulting Agency
  • Email
    bizcon@famnet.co.kr
  • contact person 1
    Bo-Seul, Seo / Tel: +82-70-5147-1140
  • contact person 2
    Eula, Cho / Tel: +82-70-5147-1147
SEOUL FOOD AWARDS 2018
  • SEOUL FOOD AWARDS REGOGNIZES THE INNOVATIVE AND AUTHENTIC VALUE OF 15 SELECTED PRODUCTS FROM 3 CATEGORIES:
  • HEALING (5)
  • INNOVATION (5)
  • DESSERT (5)
  • *Award winners are selected by a panel of judges composed of experts and professionals from various fields of the food industry.
  • Keep your ears open for the judges’ feedback to candidates to get some ideas on what makes a product competitive in the local market. If you are seeking to understand the trend in Korean market, this is a must-see program for you.
  • *We also arrange 1:1 business meetings with the award winners.
    Please contact the organizer if you are interested.
  • VENUE : KINTEX EXHIBITION CENTER 2, HALL 7

SEOUL FOOD 2017 AWARD WINNERS

Global Food Trend & Tech Conference
  • This year under the theme of ‘Trend Meet Technology’, the 2nd edition of the Global Food Conference invite you to join!

    We would like to ask for your interest and participation in the Global Food Trend & Tech Conference 2018, which will be a forum for networking and information exchange with local and foreign companies along with the theme of sharing insight among global food industry leaders.
  • Conference
    Global Food Trend & Tech Conference 2018 (GFTT2018)
  • Slogan
    “Disruptive Food Technology”
  • Dates
    2nd May, 2018 (09:30~ 17:40)
  • Organizer
    KOTRA
  • Venue
    Gland Ballroom, Exhibition Center1 (3rd Floor), KINTEX
  • Participation fee
    $140 (KRW 150,000)
  • Previous Registration Deadline
    25th April, 2018
  • Inquiries
    Tel) +82-2-3288-0495, Email) email@recommnine.co.kr
  • Benefit for Participant
    - Certificate
    - Lunch
    - Business Networking
    - SEOUL FOOD 2018 Free admission
    - Special Event & Prizes
Culinary Challenge 2018
Global Food Trend & New Product Pavilion
  • Organizer :
    KOTRA
  • Co_organizer :
    Innova Market Insights
  • Date :
    May 16th(Tue)~19th(Fri), 2017
  • Venue :
    Hall5, Exhibition Center 1
  • Contents :
    Information on global in various food fields, display of related products.
Fair Trade Korea and Kipo Certification
Wine Challenge 2018

Outlne

  • Title
    SEOUL FOOD & HOTEL WINE CHALLENGE 2018
  • Period
    May 01~ 04, 2018
  • Venue
    KINTEX Exhibition Hall 4 (SEOUL FOOD & HOTEL 2018), Goyang / Gyeonggi-do, Korea
  • Organizer
    KOTRA
  • Co-organizer
    UBM-Allworld, KEM
  • Hosted
    WINE REVIEW
  • Sponsor
    Korea Wine Association
  • Participants
    Wine from SEOUL FOOD & HOTEL 2018 Exhibitors
  • Application
    19th March (Mon) ~ 13th April (Fri), 2018
  • Evaluation
    1st May (Tue) ~ 3rd May (Thurs), 2018
  • Benefits
    Award Ceremony, Wine Display & Tasting Event, 1:1 Meeting Program

Benefits

  • Wine Promotion to 55,000 visitors from food-related business in the B2B specialized SEOUL FOOD 2018
  • Exclusive exhibition with awarded wine tasting and award privilege
  • Opportunity to expand to Korean wine market through 1:1 meeting with local wine importers
  • Media Promotion through monthly <Wine Review>
Food Job Fair

Purpose

  • To promote high-qualified job seeker to Overseas/Domestic food-related company.
  • To provide job seeker for employment opportunity to small local business.

Outline

  • Organizer
    KOTRA
  • Date
    2018. 05. 03 (Thu), 10:00~ 17:00
  • Venue
    KINTEX Exhibition Center 2, Hall 6B
  • Programs
    - Career Fair
    - Career Education & Consulting
    - Mentoring Jobs
    - Recruiting Seminars
    - Networking & Events
    - Talk Concert

Inquiries

  • Tel
    +82-2-548-8219
  • E-mail
    fair@insamansa.co.kr