LG U+ and Huawei Establish Mobile Innovation Center in Seoul

Huawei says that it has opened a Mobile Innovation Center (MIC) in Seoul, in cooperation with the local mobile network operator, LG U.

On July 30, 2014, LG Uplus and Huawei signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to mark the announcement at the LG Uplus head office in Seoul. During the signing, the MIC committee, including Mr. Kim Sun Tae, Executive Vice President of Service and Development Division, LG Uplus and Mr. Yang Chaobin, Chief Marketing Officer of Huawei Wireless Networks, came together to discuss the acceleration of LTE-A Carrier Aggregation, innovation in small cell and network quality technologies, new 5G equipment, and the in-building of equipment development at the new center.

Mr. Kim Sun Tae, LG Uplus, said:

“Establishing the new MIC will provide both LG Uplus and Huawei with an increased competitive advantage in the ICT market.”

Mr. Kim went on to add that he expects the partnership to contribute significantly to the development of the country’s ICT industry, and deliver the most advanced LTE products and innovative 5G solutions to people in South Korea in the future.

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