- September_Gwangju Regional Employment and Labor Office Award/ Excellent Work-Life Balance Company
- September_Kim Young-se STARTUP DESIGN AUDITION/Best Companies
- August _ Korea Deposit Insurance Corporation Award/Citation of Excellent Company
- July _Technology Transfer to Korea Institute of Optical Technology (patented trade license)
- July _Industrial-Academic Joint Technical Development Task (0.4 billion/7 months/Chungbuk National University)
- June _Industry-Academic+Colabo+Rnd (0.6 billion/8 months/Ministry of SMEs and Startups)
- June _Acquire Level 3 of Productivity Management System (PMS Certification)
- May _Accreditation to a company specializing in materials, parts and equipment
- May _Designating a Global IP Star Enterprise
- May _ Fostering Regional Specialized Industries (3.2 billion/1 year/Korea Institute of Industrial Technology)
- May _ Support package for start-up leap (1.4 billion won/10 months/start-up promotion)
- April _ Global IP Star Enterprise (2.1 billion/3 years/Korea Invention Promotion Association)
- March _ UVC-LED Light Source Protection Material Development Completed
- February _ Fostering Leading Companies in Materials and Parts Equipment (0.2 billion/1 year/Ministry of SMEs and Startups)
- February _ Accreditation to a Performance Sharing Company
- Gaining Family Friendly Certification _ December
- Korea Internet & Security Agency Award/Honam Information Protection Excellence Company _ December
- Winning the Patent Office Award/Gwangju Citizen Invention Competition. _ December
- Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology Award/Future Entrepreneur Award. _ November
- Establishment of Corporate Affiliated Research Institute (Department) (Dongtan, Gyeonggi-do) _ August
- T.I. INNERNATIONAL CO., LTD. SALES INTERNATIONAL CO., LTD. _ August
- China SANAN Export Co., Ltd. _ August
- Accreditation to ISO 9001/14001. _ August
- Development of UV-LED Light Diffusion Parts Completed. _ July
- Investment of Future Science and Technology Holding Co., Ltd. _ July
- Designated as a Incubator Company by the Gwangju Creation Economic Innovation _ June
- Received the Achievement Award from the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Materials _ June
- Selected as a project to Fund Commercialization of TIPS program _ May
- Registered the membership of Korea International Trade Association._January
- December _ Attached Corporate Institute established.
- December _ Factory registered.
- December _ Approved as a Venture Enterprise.
- December _ Acquired a Investment and Loan Hybrid Financial Assistance Fund from the Korea SMEs and Startups Agency.
- November _ Awarded a Citation from the Minister of SMEs and Startups.
- November _ Secured funding from business angels.
- October _ Secured funding from Sunbo Angel Partners.
- October _ Changed to an incorporation, “CHEOMDANLAB Co., Ltd.”
- September _ Designated as the September TIPS Program.
- August _ Designated as a 2018 Incubator Company by the Center for Creative Economy and Innovation of Ulsan.
- August _ Selected as a SKC Startup Plus Enterprise at the 1st phase competition.
- July _ Registered the membership of KOTRA.
- June _ Designated as a business program for Academy-Industry Cooperation Project of Chosun College of Science & Technology.
- April _ Moved into the Chosun Business Incubation Center.
- January _ Moved into the I-PLEX Kwangju in Kwangju Techno Center.
- Acquired a Youth Startup Fund from the Korea SMEs and Startups Agency. _ December
- Acquired an Accelerator Program funding from the Korea Technology Finance Corporation. _ May
- Designated as a Leading Startup Venture College by the Sunchon National University._April
- May _ Moved into the One Man Venture Business Center of Gwangju Health University.
- May _ Established the CHEOMDANLAB.