On October 19, ECCK participated in the Seoul Startup Expo 2018 organized by Seoul Business Agency (SBA). Attended by government officials and startuppers including, Jong-wook Kim (Deputy Mayor for Political Affairs), H.E. Pēteris Vaivars (Ambassador of Embassy of the Republic of Latvia), the expo shared the trends and performances of technology based startups in Asia. Also, ECCK President Christoph Heider delivered a keynote speech under the theme of ‘Innovative Ecosystem of Asian Market’. In his speech, President Heider addressed the changes, chances and challenges in start-ups. “Innovation is not something that can be forced simply by increasing financial investment or increased number of employees. What is needed is creativity and entrepreneurship”, said Heider.