NEDO and Yamagata University Sign MOC for Mutual Collaboration in Supporting Entrepreneurs
July 22, 2019
On July 18, 2019, NEDO signed a memorandum of cooperation (MOC) with Yamagata University pertaining to mutual collaboration in supporting university-based research-focused startups.
Under this MOC, NEDO aims to expand the Japanese startup ecosystem through activities to support the creation and growth of university-based startups. In that regard, NEDO will cooperate with Yamagata University to identify seed technologies at the university and assist university-based startups with developing business plans, participating in pitch contests, and training support personnel.
NEDO Executive Director
Masayoshi Watanabe and
Executive Director and Vice President
of Yamagata University,
Dr. Yoshihiro Ohba, signing MOC
MOC displayed after signing ceremony