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This toy robot is teaching programming for kids through interactive and intuitive play. President and Representative Director Toshiko Tsuchiya introduced us to ICON, a Yokohama-based company that will be debuting internationally at TechDay New York in May 2019....
Interview with Mr. Makoto Ishihara, CEO, Aperza Inc. We interviewed Mr. Makoto Ishihara, the CEO of Aperza Inc., a Yokohama-based startup that participated in the startup convention “Slush Tokyo 2019” which took place in Tokyo in February. Please give us...
In March of 2019, to support the job-search efforts of international students in Japan, the City of Yokohama held a job fair specifically aimed at international students. As part of Japan’s “International Student Employment Promotion Program,” the City of Yokohama is developing additional programs to address international students’ Japanese language education, career education, and internship opportunities.
“Creating the best products by utilizing the talent and technology that Yokohama has to offer” (Innovation Interviews, Ep. 1)
For the first post in our new Innovation Interview Series, the global tech company NITTO’s Representative Director Hideyuki Fujisawa explains how Yokohama’s skilled workforce and advanced manufacturing combined to create new innovation in the YOKOHAMA MAKERS VILLAGE.