History

  • 2010 - Now
    2015
    10Completed Bungbidang (Process Equipment Building)
    2014
    03Dr. Kim Jun-kyung took office as the fourth Director General
    2013
    05Selected as graphene material/ part technology development project implementing agency (2013 – 2018)
    2012
    11Building completion ceremony (Nov. 8)
    08Completed construction and moved into building
    2011
    10Dr. Hong Kyung-tae took office as the third Director General
    2010
    06Groundbreaking ceremony, construction started
    05Dr. Jung Won-yong took office as the second Director General
    02Signed research – academia cooperation agreement with Jeonju University/ Kunsan National University
  • 2009 - 2007
    2009
    12Cultural assets excavation investigation
    06Signed research – academia cooperation agreement with Chonbuk National University
    02Construction design
    2008
    06Signed agreement on site offer (KIST and Wangju-gun, Jeollabuk-do)
    05Secured temporary research building (inside Jeonbuk Industrial Science Research Complex)
    02Dr. Kim Jun-kyung took office as the first Director General
    01Established Jeonbuk Institute organization
    2007
    12Approval by board of directors of Korea Research Council of Fundamental Science and Technology
    11Preliminary feasibility survey (KISTEP)
    08KIST branch installation requested by Jeollabuk-do