Japan’s emerging tech startup scene has produced another success: FLOW, a new product by Tokyo-based tech recruitment firm Wahl and Case, has been selected as one of the top 5 HR disruptors at the upcoming HR Tech World Congress, the world’s biggest HR tech event.
CEO of Incubit, Naoki Kitamura
“Changing imagination into influence by using cutting edge technology and design”. With this mission statement as its backbone, Incubit, founded in 2014 by CEO Naoki Kitamura, supports IT Startups using various Web technologies and techniques like Deep Learning. Read more
CEO of KAKEHASHI, Mr.Yutaka Nakao
What is the best way to resolve issues surrounding Japanese Medical Care? KAKEHASHI was created in 2016 to revolutionize “drug stores” for the medical field. The company is focused on developing an innovative system called “Musubi”, which would allow pharmacists to access medical records electronically. Read more
―― You have conducted research into the composition theory from an information science perspective, and you are also very knowledgeable in the Arts. What role does an interdisciplinary background play in modern research and development?
In society there is one “correct” answer that has been determined by another human or by a group consensus, and you can experience a peaceful life living according to that answer, or you can wear yourself out by constantly opposing that “correct” answer, and from a creative perspective, innovation is born amidst the clash between the “answer” and it’s opposition, and history is made by repeating this clash. Read more