TOKYO
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KANSAI
FUKUOKA
SAPPORO/HOKKAIDO
SENDAI
HIROSHIMA
KITAKYUSHU

GLOBAL STARTUP CITY

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The Nagoya area around Nagoya city is Japan's largest cluster region of high-tech industries such as automobiles, fine ceramics, and aerospace. The ratio of the manufacturing industry to the total production by the industry in the Nagoya area is 36.4%, which is more than double that of the Tokyo area (13.9%) and the Osaka area (19.6%).
Many world-class excellent companies are active in this area, small and medium-sized companies with a wide range and excellent technological capabilities gathered to support these companies.   In addition, many universities and research institutes in the Nagoya area are producing many highly educated and progressive human resources in this area. They are many superior persons from support level to engineers, researchers, and business management.  In addition, through integrated efforts by industry-academia-government collaboration, the development of new technologies and the creation of new industries have been realized. Furthermore, it is an environment where deep tech startups with a high affinity with the manufacturing industry can be easily born.
The startup ecosystem in the Nagoya area has close ties with industries, universities, and government agencies. They are working together in the region to promote the creation and growth of startups by supporting them in the areas of both hardware and software. It is aiming for an area where startups are more likely to accumulate.

ACCESS
Chubu International Airport
30 minutes from Chubu Central Airport to Nagoya Station by train.
POPULATION
7.6 million
UNIVERSITY
- Nagoya University
- Nagoya Institute of Technology
- Aichi University of the Arts
- Toyohashi University of Technology
- Knowledge Hub Aichi
ECONOMY
- Toyota Motor Corporation
- DENSO Corporation  
- AISIN CORPORATION
- Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.  
- BROTHER INDUSTRIES,LTD.
SUPPORT
- Acceleration Program:Accelerate Aichi by 500 Startups
- Business Meeting:Aichi-Nagoya Consortium for Promoting International Cooperation of Startups
- Social Demonstration Support:HATCH TECHNOLOGY NAGOYA
- Community Formation:NAGOYA CONNÉCT
- Finance Support:AICHI STARTUP BRIDGE

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