For his novel ‘Paju Book City’. Published by .
The Paju Bookcity’s vision came to life in 1989 when the founders combined all the processes involved in producing a book - planning, design, printing, logistics, and distribution - under one roof for ease of access.
This award was given to the Korean Paju Bookcity which has a vision to use information technology to advance cultural development. Its success, internationally high standards of architecture coupled with its eco-friendly operating environment convinced the Scientific Committee that it is a sterling example of technology in use worthy of highlighting in the Arab Region.