The department supports the establishment of long-term national future strategies and policies on intelligent information society by identifying macro- and leading policy agendas depending on changes in the internal and external ICT environments and conducts studies of the mid-to-long-term outlooks.
The department presents development strategies for innovative growth by analyzing mid-to- long-term megatrends based on intelligent information technology and offers a knowledge information service including annual reports on intelligent informatization, national white papers on intelligent informatization, and diagnosis and analysis of social issues. In addition, the department analyzes AI issues and policies based on data to provide policy support and examines and analyzes the level of artificial intelligence in Korea.
The department proposes the policy direction for efficient financing of national informatization projects by supporting budget allocation to promote national informatization projects including the national agenda and digital transformation. In addition, the department supports entering the intelligent information society in a safe and convenient way by predicting and diagnosing the legal and institutional issues along with changes in the technological environment and laying the institutional foundation that will lead the digital transformation across the nation.