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NEDO Participated in "BioJapan 2017"

October 16, 2017

From October 11 to October 13, NEDO participated in the "BioJapan 2017" held at Pacifico Yokohama. At the event, NEDO introduced material development projects utilizing advanced biotechnologies such as "smart cells" created by maximizing the material production potential capabilities of plant and microorganism cells.

In addition, NEDO held a seminar entitled "Bioeconomy strategy in Japan in era of bio- and digital-technology innovation. -Toward creating smart-cell industries and expanding thier potential impact-". Policymakers of the Cabinet Office, the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, and the Ministry of the Environment as well as experts participated in a panel discussion and gave lectures.

  • The many visitors at the NEDO's booth
    NEDO's booth
  • The many visitors at the seminar
    The seminar venue
  • NEDO Executive Director Kiyoshi Imai giving his speech at the seminar
    NEDO Executive Director Kiyoshi Imai giving his speech