In a world of newly emerging knowledge and information paradigms, NIA continues to be the definitive expert agency charged with a central role in the information of the nation society.
Since its establishment in 1987, NIA sowed the first seeds in an information barren land starting with the construction of the National Basic Systems(NBIS) and has for the past 18 years, continued in its efforts to solidify the foundation upon which Korea could transform itself into a nation strong in knowledge and information it has become today. As the agency responsible for the overall implementation and support of the information of the national and society, NIA building upon the knowledge and expertise accumulated over the years, will continue to spare no efforts in bringing new opportunities and possibilities offered by information technology to the nation and society by providing optimal methodologies and solutions to national agencies, local autonomies and public enterprises.
NIA is a statutory agency founded by Article 10 of the Framework Act on Informatization Promotion for the purpose of promoting informatization and to support development of related policies for national agencies and local autonomies.
As the core agency of national informatization entrusted by goverment and the people with providing policies and technical expertise NIA is leading the way in the construction of u-Korea towards a first-class nation in information and communication.