Seoul, Korea

Seoul is the hub of the world's thirteenth-largest economy. And driving its financial base is its industry-leading technology companies, which include Samsung and LG. This article discusses Seoul's plans to both respond to the global economic downturn and improve its market position through innovative and sustainable offerings of digital products and services. In doing so, it overviews South Korea's efforts to support sustainability projects and resolve the unemployment and shrinking economic conditions it now faces as part of the global financial crisis. It also describes Seoul's plans to evolve the city into an integrated society that offers a diversity of public and private services--day and night, anytime and anywhere. It overviews Seoul's innovative public network for providing digital-based health and security services; it outlines Seoul's efforts to realize environmentally significant green projects, such as rooftop gardens. It also explains the current state of Seoul's evolving project management cult
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