The beginning of manageable daily life
On an island off the south coast, old fishermen run a farm. When we say hello to them, they often respond.
People, people, young people are the best.
The creases around their eyes clearly show that these folks, to whom people were their sole power, had bartered their arduous youth for their children’s stable life.
However, the people praised as the best, the young people they so desperately needed are nowhere to be found in some island village. The reality is that we still depend on manpower for a large part of our lives, but fishing villages in Korea are ranking at the top in terms of super-aging, industrial accidents, and population decline
How wonderful would it be if cutting-edge technologies such as automation, sensors, remote control, and artificial intelligence, become a part of the lives of these old folks, if machines and systems could take over their hard labor and dangerous work. We would like to offer them a new daily life so that they won’t have to personally go out to the farm on a cold winter day early in the morning or on a stormy day. As a present for our fathers and mothers who have lived hard with all their heart…