In the past decade, South Korea has become a major exporter of culture. Korean dramas, movies and music have set off a worldwide craze. Local Korean brands are also benefiting from the booming entertainment industry and have gained a lot of exposure. GENTLE MONSTER, the widely known eyewear fashion brand is one successful case that has been receiving massive popularity due to celebrity influence. Korean fashionable and unique glasses style has therefore attracted much attention at home and abroad along with the flourishing entertainment industry.
On the other aspect, the government of South Korea has attached great importance to the development of the optical industry. Daegu International Optical Show (DIOPS) is held annually since 2001. DIOPS aims to gather eyewear brands over the world to meet-up and communicate with each other. It is the best platform for Korea eyewear brands and designers to connect to the world.
The 20th Daegu International Optical Show (DIOPS 2022) will be held on June 22- June 24 this year. Taking into account of the travel inconvenience in this era of covid-19, DIOPS is going to provide a hybrid mode for the exhibition, integrating online and offline trade show formats, extending face-to-face interaction to also virtual connection that goes beyond time and geographical restrictions. Participating brands include Korean eyewear brands Vycoz, IRONIC ICONIC, Playbox, CLROTTE, etc , also the international brands Jean-Francois, VR Valentino, Happy Cat and Voic, etc.
DIOPS 2022 has prepared a lot of events to engage and surprise the visitors and exhibitors, such as The 4th World Korean Optical Business Convention, Optical Conference, K-eyewear Design Awards, Optometry Demonstration Event. DIOPS 2022 will be divided into six pavilions, which is Bukgu Eyewear District Pavilion, K-Eyewear Metaverse Zone, Eyenshop & Eyewear Pavilion, High Tech Equipment PR Booth, EFIS Pavilion (International Brand Pavilion), and Small Traders and Enterprisers Specialization Support Center.
If you are interested in exploring the Korean eyewear industry, global eyewear design or smart eyewear trends, don’t miss DIOPS 2022!
Date: June 22-24, 2022
Venue: EXCO East wing 5-6Hall, Daegu
Register now to join Online Exhibition: https://diops.co.kr/front/sub/sub03_01.php
More event details: www.diops.co.kr