Project Promoters

■ Project Promoter for FY 2017

Weru Investment Co., Ltd.
Location: 3rd floor, Kasuya Building, Kikuicho 65, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 162-0044
URL: http://www.weruinvest.com/
Click here for details (Japanese).
Fields covered:
Life science, environment, energy, telecommunications, financial engineering (support for other areas also possible)
Region(s) covered:
Kanto, Koshinetsu (nationwide support also possible)
JAFCO Co., Ltd.
Location: 11th floor, West Tower, Otemachi First Square, 1-5-1 Otemachi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-0004
URL: http://www.jafco.co.jp/english/
Click here for details (Japanese).
Fields covered:
Life science (medical equipment, medical care IT, regenerative medicine), robotics, electronics, telecommunications, materials, etc.
Region(s) covered:
Kanto, Koshinetsu, Chubu, Hokuriku, Kansai (nationwide support also possible)
The University of Tokyo Edge Capital Co., Ltd. (UTEC)
Location: 4th floor, University of Tokyo UCR Plaza, 7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-0033
URL: https://www.ut-ec.co.jp/english/
Click here for details (Japanese).
Fields covered:
Life science, medical equipment, physics, environmental technology, telecommunications, etc. (support for various other fields also possible)
Region(s) covered:
Kanto, Koshinetsu(nationwide support also possible)
Bio-Sight Capita, Inc.
Location: 7-7-15 Saitoasagi, Ibaraki-shi, Osaka 567-0085
URL: http://www.bs-capital.co.jp(Japanese)
Click here for details (Japanese).
Fields covered:
Life science (advanced medical care, drug discovery, DDS, medical equipment)
Region(s) covered:
Kansai (nationwide support also possible)

■ Project Promoter for FY 2016

QBC LLC
Location: Fukuoka SRP Center Building 706, 2-1-22, Momochi-hama, Sawara-ku, Fukuoka City, Fukuoka 814-0001
URL: https://www.facebook.com/QBC-LLC-960903840619497(Japanese)
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Fields covered:
Biotechnology, medical devices, nanotechnology, materials, semiconductor, telecommunications, software, environment, energy, digital contents, healthcare services, etc.
Region(s) covered:
Kyushu (nationwide support also possible)
General Partner Co., Ltd.
Location: Hiraki Building 2F, 5-23-11, Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-0033
URL: http://anri.vc(Japanese)
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Fields covered:
All fields(life science, environment, energy, nanotechnology, materials, etc.), especially telecommunications.
Region(s) covered:
Kanto, Koshinetsu (nationwide support also possible)
NISSAY CAPITAL CO.,LTD
Location: Nihon Seimei Marunouchi Building 22F, 1-6-6, Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-0005
URL: http://www.nissay-cap.co.jp/(Japanese)
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Fields covered:
All fields(life science, environment, energy, nanotechnology, materials, telecommunications, etc.)
Region(s) covered:
Nationwide

■ Project Promoter for FY 2015

Beyond Next Ventures Inc.
Location: Nihonbashi murohon building 1, 1-4-3 Nihonbashihoncho, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 103-0023
URL: http://beyondnextventures.com/(Japanese)
Click here for details (Japanese).
Fields covered:
Life science (medical equipment, drug discovery, regenerative medicine, healthcare IT), mechanical devices such as a robot, IoT, AI, new materials, IT, etc.
Region(s) covered:
Nationwide
Industrial Growth Platform, Inc. (IGPI)
Location: Gran Tokyo South Tower 17F, 1-9-2 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-6617
URL: https://www.igpi.co.jp/en/index.html
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Fields covered:
All fields, especially physical science(AI, robotics, environment, energy, leading-edge materials, telecommunications, etc.). In life science, core module and platform technology.
Region(s) covered:
Nationwide

■ Project Promoter for FY 2014

KSP Inc.
Location: 304 West Wing, Innovation Center Building, 3-2-1 Sakado, Takatsu-ku, Kawasaki City, Kanagawa 213-0012
URL: http://www.ksp.co.jp/en/
Click here for details (Japanese).
Fields covered:
All fields(life science, environment, energy, nanotechnology, materials, telecommunications, etc.)
Region(s) covered:
Kanto, Koshinetsu (nationwide support also possible)
MedVenture Partners, Inc.
Location: Mitsubishi Building 7F, 2-5-2, Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-0005
URL: http://www.medvp.co.jp/english/index.html
Click here for details (Japanese).
Fields covered:
Life science (medical devices)
Region(s) covered:
Nationwide

■ Project Promoters for FY 2013

Watervein Partners, Inc.
Location: 2-8-9 Sangenjaya, Setagaya-ku, Tokyo 154-0024
URL: http://www.watervein.jp/e/e_index.html
Click here for details (Japanese).
Fields covered:
Life science (biotechnology, drug discovery, medical equipment, etc.)
Region(s) covered:
Nationwide
360ip Japan Inc.
Location: 2-7-4 Aomi, Koto-ku, Tokyo 135-0064
URL: http://www.360ip-japan.com/
Click here for details (Japanese).
Fields covered:
Japan’s advanced technological advantage such as drug discovery (regenerative medicine and related technology), nanotechnology, environment energy, IoT, AI, robotics, ITS・connected vehicle.
Region(s) covered:
Kanto, Kansai, Kyushu (nationwide support also possible)
Nomura Holdings, Inc.
Location: Urbannet Otemachi Building, 2-2-2 Otemachi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-8130
URL: http://www.nomura.com/
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Fields covered:
All fields(life science, environment, energy, nanotechnology, materials, telecommunications , etc.)
Region(s) covered:
Nationwide
Fast Track Initiative, Inc.
Location: Unizo hongou yonchome Building 2F, 4-1-4. Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-0033
URL: http://www.fti-jp.com/index_e.html
Click here for details (Japanese).
Fields covered:
Life science (drug discovery, medical equipment, regenerative medicine, medical IT, etc.), nanotechnology (diagnosis, DDS, etc.), materials (function/bio materials, etc.)
Region(s) covered:
Kanto, Tohoku, Koshinetsu, Kansai, Kyushu (nationwide support also possible)

■ Project Promoters for FY 2012

Weru Investment Co., Ltd.
Location: 3rd floor, Kasuya Building, Kikuicho 65, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 162-0044
URL: http://www.weruinvest.com/
Click here for details (Japanese).
Fields covered:
Life science, environment, energy, telecommunications, financial engineering (support for other areas also possible)
Region(s) covered:
Kanto, Koshinetsu (nationwide support also possible)
JAFCO Co., Ltd.
Location: 11th floor, West Tower, Otemachi First Square, 1-5-1 Otemachi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-0004
URL: http://www.jafco.co.jp/english/
Click here for details (Japanese).
Fields covered:
Life science (medical equipment, medical care IT, regenerative medicine), robotics, electronics, telecommunications, materials, etc.
Region(s) covered:
Kanto, Koshinetsu, Chubu, Hokuriku, Kansai (nationwide support also possible)
Japan Strategic Capital Co., Ltd.
Location: 6F Nishikicho Bldg, 3-14-3 Kandanishikicho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101-0054
Industry Relations and Technology Transfer Office, University of Tsukuba, 1-1-1 Tennodai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-8577
URL: http://jstrategic.co.jp/en/
Click here for details (Japanese).
Fields covered:
All fields, especially environment, energy, agri-business, life science, IT.
Region(s) covered:
Kanto (nationwide support also possible)
DBJ Capital Co., Ltd.
Location: 7F shin-otemachi Bldg., 2-2-1, Otemachi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-0004
URL: http://www.dbj-cap.jp/english/
Click here for details (Japanese).
Fields covered:
Focusing on environment, energy, AI, IoT (support also possible for agri-business and life sciences, etc.)
Region(s) covered:
Kyushu (nationwide support also possible)
The University of Tokyo Edge Capital Co., Ltd. (UTEC)
Location: 4th floor, University of Tokyo UCR Plaza, 7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-0033
URL: https://www.ut-ec.co.jp/english/
Click here for details (Japanese).
Fields covered:
Life science, medical equipment, physics, environmental technology, telecommunications, etc. (support for various other fields also possible)
Region(s) covered:
Kanto, Koshinetsu(nationwide support also possible)
Tohoku Innovation Capital Corporation (abbreviation: TICC)
Location: N-oval Bldg.,1-5-1 Nishiki-cho, Aoba-ku, Sendai, Miyagi 980-0012
URL: http://www.tohoku-innocapital.co.jp/ticc/index_02.html
Click here for details (Japanese).
Fields covered:
Nano-technology/materials, medical equipment, environment, etc.
Region(s) covered:
East Japan (centered around Tohoku region)
Bio-Sight Capita, Inc.
Location: 7-7-15 Saitoasagi, Ibaraki-shi, Osaka 567-0085
URL: http://www.bs-capital.co.jp (Japanese)
Click here for details (Japanese).
Fields covered:
Life science (advanced medical care, drug discovery, DDS, medical equipment)
Region(s) covered:
Kansai (nationwide support also possible)