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Wednesday, November 29, 2023

JFE Engineering and Iwata City Sign Agreement to Support Startup Companies |Creating a "Public-Private Partnership" Industrial Model

静岡県磐田市と JFE エンジニアリングは、スタートアップ企業への「協同支援実施」および「産業モデルの創出」や「地域の活性化」を目的として、連携協定を締結した。


その中で、磐田市からの紹介でスタートアップ企業4社「(株)Arent」※2「(株) Luxonus」※3「(株)シンクランド」※3「(株)フォトンラボ」※4への投資を実行しており、両者のスタートアップ企業支援の目的が合致したことから本協定の締結に至った。 

「未来予測を可能とする防災・減災」の具体検討案件として、当社とその出資先である「(株)Arent」※2「A.L.I technologys(株)」※2と共同で「市民向け防災スマホアプリ」を開発、その実証を通し有効性の検証を行う。


JFE エンジニアリングは、引き続き革新的な技術を有するスタートアップ企業への支援・協働を通じ、SDGsの推進および社会課題の解決に積極的に取り組んでいく。 

※1 設立時リリース https://www.jfe-eng.co.jp/news/2019/20191108.html
※2 プレスリリース https://www.jfe-eng.co.jp/news/2020/20200729_1.html
※3 プレスリリース https://www.jfe-eng.co.jp/news/2021/20211004.html
※4 プレスリリース https://www.jfe-eng.co.jp/news/2021/20211014_1.html


磐田市と JFE エンジニアリング株式会社とのスタートアップ企業支援の連携と協力に関する協定

本協定は、磐田市及び JFE エンジニアリング(株)が、緊密な相互連携と協力による活動を推進し、地域のニーズに迅速かつ適切に対応し、スタートアップ企業支援を通して新たな産業モデル創出と地域の活性化を図ることを目的としている。


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