Presentation on theme: "Introduction to Songdo, Korea Prepared for Mason Faculty Senate Office of Global & International Strategies."— Presentation transcript:
Introduction to Songdo, Korea Prepared for Mason Faculty Senate Office of Global & International Strategies
Incheon International Airport 8 th worlds busiest airport in terms of international passengers 2 nd worlds busiest in terms of cargo and freight
Incheon Bridge Incheon Bridge connects Songdo City to airport.
Incheon Free Economic Zone (IFEZ) Designated : August 11, 2003 Total Area of three region : 3 times the size of Manhattan Location : Incheon Yeonsu-gu Sondo-dong Size of Songdo : 53.4 (13, acre) Infrastructure Cost : trillion won (appox. US 10B) Project Period : 2003 ~ 2020 Contractor - Incheon Metropolitan City, Songdo Techno Park, NSIC Construction Plan - Knowledge and Information Industrial Complex, Bio-Complex, High-tech Industrial Cluster, Songdo Landmark City, Incheon New Port
Proximity to Seoul Metropolitan Area with 20 million population
Jack Nicklaus Golf Course in Songdo Fact Sheet 18 Hole Championship Golf Course and Club with Fairway Villas Site Area: M SF/946,875 SM 250 Full Memberships 250 Weekday Memberships 179 Detached Single Family Villas with Fairway Views Joint Venture with Kitson & Partners Golf Course Architect: Nicklaus Design/Orange Engineering Clubhouse Architect: Cannon Design/Heerim Villa Architect: MAI Clubhouse Pursuing LEED for NC Certification Hosted 2010 PGA Champions Tour, Sept Club Opened November 2010