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All visitors to the Republic of Korea must have a valid passport and obtain an Korean visa before arriving. Visitors with roundtrip tickets from countries that have a special agreement with Korea may be exempted from the visa requirement, and can stay in Korea visa-free for periods up to 30 days, or 90 days, depending on the type of agreement between the two countries. When uncertain as to the visa requirement for entry visa to Korea, please contact the Korean Embassy or a consulate as soon as possible. For more information, please visit the official website of the Korean Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade at

Invitation Letter

We would like to inform you hat the Organizing Committee will be pleased to provide an official invitation letter to those who need it for visa application to visit Korea.

  • - The letter is not a commitment on the part of the organizer to provide any financial support. This request will be processed as a part of the online registration system.
  • - The official invitation, to be used for application of visa, will be available ONLY for those who have completed the registration payment.

Invitation Letter at the KDDW 2019 website

Please access ‘My Page’ with your registered ID (e-mail) and password and click on ‘Invitation Letter’ to print out a copy of the original invitation letter in color.

Notarized Invitation Letter

If you need to receive a notarized invitation letter for visa application, you may request it to the secretariat ( by no later than September 30, 2019. Upon your request, the notarized letter will be sent via airmail within a week after confirmation of your full payment. Additionally, USD 50 will be charged for the notary service and EMS, and you will be required to make the payment by wire transfer.
- Please check with the Korean Embassy in your country on whether you need a notarized letter of invitation for visa issues.

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