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27. [Chum-Dan Net]ENITT, 1 billion won investment in Kibo... A new leap forward

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Date : 2022-04-13 11:54:31

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In the Gwangju Information Culture Industry Promotion Agency (President Yong-seok Tak), among the accelerator programs, ENITT (CEO Ki Song-do), a beneficiary of the Startup Leap Package support project, attracted 1 billion won in investment from the Korea Technology Guarantee Fund, and was designated as a high-tech company and selected as a luxury stronghold by the city of Gwangju. announced on the 12th.


The Startup Leap Package Support Project is a program that supports commercialization and scale-up of start-up companies that have been in business for more than 3 years and less than 7 years. Companies selected for this project receive funding for verification and reinforcement of business items for about 10 months, and participate in specialized programs for performance creation. Since 2017, a total of 211 companies have been carrying out the Startup Leap Package Support Project with a project cost of KRW 20.59 billion.


ENITT, which was selected as a beneficiary of the Startup Leap Package in June last year, is a specialized information and communication technology (ICT) company that provides innovative solutions in the field of disaster safety management based on artificial intelligence (AI). We are developing and commercializing an AI-based disaster safety solution, fiber optic acoustic emission sensor (FOAE).


ENITT has succeeded in verifying its own technology by registering a total of three patents, including ‘Surveillance system and method using optical fiber distributed acoustic detection sensor based on gain control of light detection unit’. It has succeeded in attracting 1 billion won in investment from the Korea Technology Guarantee Fund, and is facing a new leap forward.


CEO Ki Song-do said, “The FOAE sensor being developed through the Startup Leap Package support project was able to be applied to various infrastructure facilities such as valve health monitoring, structural sound monitoring, and outside intrusion detection system.” “Dubai Hybrid Exhibition, Bixpo Exhibition, We will actively invest and expand overseas, such as the Las Vegas CES exhibition and the establishment of an overseas subsidiary in Germany in the second half of this year.”


Tak Yong-seok, head of the Gwangju Information and Culture Industry Promotion Agency, said, “The start-up leap forward package support project served as an opportunity for ENITT to scale up.