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Latest Updates TOKYO: Call for Applications for the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Accelerator Program “New Tech Business Camp Tokyo”
Oct 20, 2017
The Tokyo Metropolitan Government (TMG) has been actively working to attract foreign companies to raise international competitiveness and bring about further growth for the city by promoting the creation of a more business-friendly environment for overseas businesses and startups.
Building on its efforts to date, the TMG will hold for the first time, the New Tech Business Camp Tokyo accelerator program for foreign companies that possess advanced technologies related to the Fourth Industrial Revolution, including IoT, big data, and artificial intelligence. By matching up Tokyo’s hardware businesses with foreign software businesses, this program will help Tokyo to achieve its vision of becoming a “safe city,” a “smart city,” and a “diversity (diverse city)”.
This program will follow the steps below and focus on initiatives 2 and 3 over a short period of about three months.
New Tech Business Camp Tokyo Office