Global Summit 2015

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Come and join Creative Commons in Seoul, South Korea from 14-17 October, for our Global Summit 2015.


14-17 October, 2015


The Global Summit will take place at the National Museum of Korea, located at 137 Seobinggo-ro, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, South Korea.


In Google Map of CC Global Summit 2015 all the locations of this summit are marked.

  1. National Museum of Korea (Location) _Day 1+2 (15.Thu-16.Fri)

Address: 137 Seobinggo-ro, Yongsan-gu, Seoul

  1. National Hangeul Museum (Location) _Day 1+2 (15.Thu-16.Fri)

Address: 139 Seobinggo-ro, Yongsan-gu, Seoul

  1. Content Korea Lab (Location) _Day 3 (17.Sat)

Address: Hongik University Daehakro Art Center, 57 Daehakro, Jongno-gu, Seoul

  1. Art Center Nabi

Address: 99 Seorin-dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul

  1. SAI _Day 2 (16.Fri)

Address: 61, Seongsui-ro 22-gil, Seongdong-gu, Seoul, South Korea


CC staff and sponsored attendees to the Summit will be staying at the following hotel:

Hotel ibis Styles Ambassador Seoul Myeongdong

Recommendations (no summit discounts available) Sejong Hotel : a bit old-fashion but fine, near to Ibis Style Myeongdong Creto Hotel Myeongdong : modern, also near to Ibis Style Myeongdong UI Hostel : weigh cheaper one, but with good reviews. And still near to Affiliate´s hotel! Small House Big Door: opened last year; 3min walk from Euljiro- CC Asia Pacific regional meeting attendees stayed there last year; there are several affiliates from Asia who are staying here this time as well

Getting around Seoul

Webzines: Groove Korea ( - Food, art, travel, sports, etc.

Seoulistic ( - Travel and culture

Chincha ( - Run by British people talking about hip culture in Korea

Official Korea Tourism Organization ( - General infos, attractions, accommodations, culture, food, shopping, etc.

Life-Information of Seoul Metropolitan Government ( - Transportation, travel, culture, etc. / celerbrating Korean food ( - Food, drinks

Blogs: Eat Your Kimchi ( - One of the most well-known blog run by an English-native (Canadian) living in Korea. Language maybe NSFW.

The Marmot's Hole ( - News blogger

Seoul Eats ( - Food and stories behind

Seoul City Tour ( - Seoul city tour guide

Korean Englishman ( - youtube videos of an Englishman introducing Korean culture

App: Seoul Mate ( - This just came out. Made by my friend Abid Hassan. Aims for the ultimate guide for newbies to Korea.

Waze ( - Waze relatively provides accurate traffic service info in English. This was also introduced in the last CfA summit we met. - For public transportaion, Koreans use Naver Map or SeoulBus & Subway Navigation (지하철 내비게이션) the most, but I am not sure about they provide their service in English. For English, you can see also Infos from Seoul Metropolitan Government (

i Tour Seoul ( - The official travel guide app of the Seoul Metropolitan Government

Events in this October

- Maker Faire Seoul (10.-11.Oct 2015 / - Jarasum Jazz Festival (9.-11.Oct 2015 / - Grand Mint Festival(17.-18.Oct 2015 / - ZOMBIE WALK SEOUL 2015(PM 4:00- 17.Oct 2015 /

For general inquiry, please ask us at For local information, please ask us at