Tokyo

Tokyo

Invest Tokyo

Invest Tokyo

Invest Tokyo supports foreign companies and residents.
Business related services include inquiries and support of companies setting up their business in Tokyo. It links with accelerator programs, tax incentive schemes, and government programs.
Services for foreign residents include the provision of living information and administrative procedures, information about medical facilities and pharmacies, and information about international schools in Tokyo.
More detailed information can be found on the official website.

The Keio Medical Science Prize

The Keio Medical Science Prize

Keio University annually awards The Keio Medical Science Prize to recognize researchers who have made an outstanding contribution to the field of medicine and life sciences. Laureates receive a certificate of merit, medal, and a monetary award of 10 million yen. The award cermony and commemorative lectures are held at Keio University in Tokyo, Japan.

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Shibaura Institute of Technology

Shibaura Institute of Technology
The Shibaura Institute of Technology (SIT) aims to foster scientists and engineers who can contribute to the sustainable growth of the world by exposing its students to culturally diverse environments where they learn to cope with, collaborate with, and have ever-lasting friendships with fellow students from around the world.

HITACHI - Global Center for Social Innovation

HITACHI - Global Center for Social Innovation

Hitachi's Global Center for Social Innovation is an interdisciplinary research group consisting of engineers, designers and psychologists. The goal is to identify social challenges and develop visions and scenarios for the future. Through a collaborative creation, Hitachi brings thinkers and doers together to bring innovation for a better future. Some of the visions are shared here: https://medium.com/vision-design

RIKEN Center for Advanced Intelligence Project

RIKEN Center for Advanced Intelligence Project

The RIKEN Center for Advanced Intelligence Project (AIP) was founded in 2016 as a research center for the MEXT-AIP Project. There are 3 main research groups:

1) Generic Technology Research Group
2) Goal-Oriented Technology Research Group
3) Artificial Intelligence in Society Research Group

Together with various companies, universities, research institutes and projects, the institute is tackling the following activities:

Sophia University

Sophia University
Sophia University was founded by the Jesuits in 1913, with the mission to build bridges between Japan and the world. Sophia has been a pioneer of international education in Japan, attracting faculty and students from all over the world and has grown to be one of the foremost of Japan’s private universities.