Korea Meteorological Industry Awards

This Grand Award discovers and rewards companies (government) or individuals who have efficiently utilized meteorological information for the company (government) management or contributed to the Korean domestic meteorological industry development and promotes their morale. This award aims to improve recognition diffusion and position the meteorological industry's importance through a contest for new business and policy development ideas for the meteorological industry.

2021 Promotion video of Meteorological Industry Grand Award

제 16회 대한민국 기상산업대상 공모

2021 Winning companies for Meteorological Industry Grand Award

Grand Award(Meteorological industry promotion sector)

Grade Class of prize Winning companies (Gov' t) Name of contributions Winner
Grand Award Prime Minister's Prize Soltaop Co. Ltd. Based on the ground station of Cheollian Satellite #2A, the applied technology is commercialized and exported to overseas CEO. Sagong Young-bo

Sector of using meteorological information

Grade Class of prize Winning companies
(Gov' t)
Name of contributions Winner
Gold Prize Environment Minister‘s Prize East Coast Facility Management Industrial Complex Increase management efficiency, minimize disaster safety risk and reduce energy consumption by utilizing meteorological information Jang Deok-il, Chairman of the board
Silver Prize Meteorological Administration’s Prize National Federation of Fisheries Cooperatives Prevented disasters and created the management performance using meteorological information Kim Jeong-yon, Tead Leader
Incored Technologies Co. Ltd. Commercialized the new-usable energy management solution using meteorological information CSO Lee Hyo-seop
Bronze Prize Meteorological Administration’s Prize Local facilities management corporation of Sejong Metropolitan Autonomous City Disaster prevention and management performance creation using meteorological info Lee Dong-hwan, Director of HQ
Youngnam Energy Service Co. Ltd. Adopted the demand forecasting and disaster prevention system to strengthen city gas safety management Son Chang-ho, Director of HQ

Meteorological industry promotion sector

Grade Class of prize Winning companies
(Gov' t, Individual)
Name of contributions Winner
Gold Prize Environment Minister‘s Prize Seetec Co. Ltd. Leap forward as a meteorological company with the Grand Award through a variety of successful domestic and overseas meteorological projects Lee Mang-yeol, Department Head
Silver Prize Meteorological Administration’s Prize Gu Ja-yong (Environmental Science Technology Co. Ltd.) Contributed to the development and promotion of domestic meteorological industry using advanced technologies Gu ja-yong, Director
Observer Co. Ltd. Established private weather observation network and expanded observation network through blockchain ecosystem Lee Jong-won, Section Chief

Idea proposal sector

Grade Class of prize Winning companies
(Gov' t, Individual)
Name of contributions Winner
Grand Award Meteorological Administration’s Prize Lee Ju-hee Enhance the weather service through ! Lee Ju-hee
Excellence Award Meteorological Administration’s Prize Choi In-young Display service forweather and climate convergence reality Choi In-young

Result photos

2020 Promotion video of Meteorological Industry Grand Award

2020 Winning companies for Meteorological Industry Grand Award

Grand Award(Meteorological industry promotion sector)

Grade Class of prize Winning companies (Gov' t) Name of contributions Winner
Grand Award Prime Minister's Prize Soltaop Co. Ltd. Based on the ground station of Cheollian Satellite #2A, the applied technology is commercialized and exported to overseas CEO. Sagong Young-bo

Sector of using meteorological information

Grade Class of prize Winning companies
(Gov' t)
Name of contributions Winner
Gold Prize Environment Minister‘s Prize East Coast Facility Management Industrial Complex Increase management efficiency, minimize disaster safety risk and reduce energy consumption by utilizing meteorological information Jang Deok-il, Chairman of the board
Silver Prize Meteorological Administration’s Prize National Federation of Fisheries Cooperatives Prevented disasters and created the management performance using meteorological information Kim Jeong-yon, Tead Leader
Incored Technologies Co. Ltd. Commercialized the new-usable energy management solution using meteorological information CSO Lee Hyo-seop
Bronze Prize Meteorological Administration’s Prize Local facilities management corporation of Sejong Metropolitan Autonomous City Disaster prevention and management performance creation using meteorological info Lee Dong-hwan, Director of HQ
Youngnam Energy Service Co. Ltd. Adopted the demand forecasting and disaster prevention system to strengthen city gas safety management Son Chang-ho, Director of HQ

Meteorological industry promotion sector

Grade Class of prize Winning companies
(Gov' t, Individual)
Name of contributions Winner
Gold Prize Environment Minister‘s Prize Seetec Co. Ltd. Leap forward as a meteorological company with the Grand Award through a variety of successful domestic and overseas meteorological projects Lee Mang-yeol, Department Head
Silver Prize Meteorological Administration’s Prize Gu Ja-yong (Environmental Science Technology Co. Ltd.) Contributed to the development and promotion of domestic meteorological industry using advanced technologies Gu ja-yong, Director
Observer Co. Ltd. Established private weather observation network and expanded observation network through blockchain ecosystem Lee Jong-won, Section Chief

Idea proposal sector

Grade Class of prize Winning companies
(Gov' t, Individual)
Name of contributions Winner
Grand Award Meteorological Administration’s Prize Lee Ju-hee Enhance the weather service through ! Lee Ju-hee
Excellence Award Meteorological Administration’s Prize Choi In-young Display service forweather and climate convergence reality Choi In-young

Result photos

Promotion videos of 2019 Meteorological Industry Grand Award

Winning companies of 2019 Meteorological Industry Grand Award

Used sectors of the meteorological information

Grade Class of prize Winning companies (Gov' t)
Grand Prize Prime Minister's Prize KT Co. Ltd.
Gold Prize Environment Minister‘s Prize Naver Co. Ltd.
Silver Prize Meteorological Administration’s Prize Navy Fleet 2 DIR 3
Jeong Snag-hyun (POSCO)
Bronze Prize Meteorological Administration’s Prize Korea Namdong Development Co. Ltd.
Gaon Day Care

Meteorological industry promotion sector

Grade Class of prize Winner
Gold Prize Environment Minister‘s Prize ㈜웨더피아
Silver Prize Meteorological Administration’s Prize 케이아이티밸리㈜
㈜엘피에스코리아
Bronze Prize Korea Meteorological Industry and Technology Institute’s 구로구시설관리공단
김정호(전북기상서비스)

Idea Proposal Sector

Grade Class of prize Winner
Grand Award Meteorological Administration’s Prize Kwon Jong-won
Excellence Award Meteorological Administration’s Prize Yang Jang-eun (Yangsan City Hall)
Participation Award Korea Meteorological Industry and Technology Institute Head’s Prize Bae Cheol-hee
Jin So-hee

Result photos

Promotion videos of 2018 Meteorological Industry Grand Award

Winning companies of 2018 Meteorological Industry Grand Award

Grand Prize (Sector of using the meteorological information)

Grade Class of prize Winning companies (Gov' t) Name of contributions
Grand Prize Prime Minister's Prize Incheon Port Authority Strived to improve management efficiency and prevented accidents by utilizing meteorological information

Sector of using the meteorological information

Grade Class of prize Winning companies (Gov' t) Name of contributions
Gold Prize Environment Minister‘s Prize Airport Railway Company Co. Ltd. Operated on-time and acquired the profits to manage railway safety by using meteorological information
Silver Prize Meteorological Administration’s Prize National Baekdudaegan arboretum Operated the arboretum efficiently and prevented disaster by using meteorological info
Yongin City Hall Linked and expanded to build up the disaster prediction and warning system based on Meteorological Administration ICT
Bronze Prize Meteorological Administration’s Prize Dalsong-gun Local facilities management corporation Local facilities management corporation that responds the weather situations
Foundation Nara Introduced the weather management for the Sancheon Fishery Festival in Hwacheon

Meteorological industry promotion sector

Grade Class of prize Winning companies (Gov' t) Name of contributions
Gold Prize Environment Minister‘s Prize Paco Korea Indus Co., Ltd. Promotion of the meteorological industry through meteorological equipment R&D and realization of meeting demands
Silver Prize Meteorological Administration’s Prize Jeong OO(Korea Starndard Science Research Institute) Commercialization through the development and technology transfer of optical visibility measuring equipment
Heo OO(Worldtec Co. Ltd.) Development of meterological information system to detect road’s dangerous factors using the surveillance cameras on the road
Bronze Prize Korea Meteorological Industry and Technology Institute’s Head Award Baek O(Gangwon Creation Economic Innovation Center) Created an ecosystem for start-ups and growth of new meteorological industries
LIC Co. Ltd. Laid the foundation for technology to improve weather radars’ performance through localization of meteorological radar equipment parts

Idea Proposal Sector

Classification Class of prize Winning companies
(Gov' t, Individual)
Proposal name
Grand Award Meteorological Administration’s Prize Jeong OO A hybrid-typed device of measuring precipitation
Excellence Award Meteorological Administration’s Prize A-cell Earthquake-resistant Safety Road weather and safety information solution (for automobiles/bicycles/walking roads)
Participation Award Korea Meteorological Industry and Technology Institute’s Head Award Wedex Co. Ltd. Collection and design utilization of wind information on the upper air using a fixed-wing drone
L OO Improvement of the use of agricultural fields by enhancing the Meteorological Administration’s forecast system in our neighborhood

Result photos