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NEDO and Kyushu University Sign MOC for Mutual Collaboration in Supporting Entrepreneurs

June 1, 2018

On May 31, NEDO signed a memorandum of cooperation (MOC) with Kyushu University pertaining to mutual collaboration in supporting entrepreneurs.

This MOC commits both parties to collaborate in the fields of entrepreneurial education and commercialization of new technology. Both organizations will use human resources development and functions for collaboration between industry, academia and government to achieve this. The goal is to increase Japan's level of science and technology and contribute to human resources development.

NEDO is pairing up with Kyushu University to proactively discover community-based seeds that lead to startups, and to support startups fostered by the university.

  •  Participants in MOC signing ceremony exchanging opinions
    MOC signing ceremony
  • NEDO Executive Director Masayoshi Watanabe and Professor Hirofumi Taniguchi Director General, Robert T. Huang Entrepreneurship Center of Kyushu University (QREC) showing signed MOC
    NEDO Executive Director Masayoshi Watanabe and Professor Hirofumi Taniguchi Director General, Robert T. Huang Entrepreneurship Center of Kyushu University (QREC) with signed MOC