Since its inception in November 2015, the Mirai Creation Fund has received high praise for its accurate advice and support of corporate value growth. The Fund has accumulated a track record of investing in promising enterprises, not only in Japan, but also worldwide. The Fund contributes to the society of the future by investing in companies that are world leaders in innovative technologies and business models.
Autonomous Control Systems Laboratory Ltd. (ACSL)
ACSL’s drones are targeted at enterprises and government partners. Its products and service offering clearly differentiates ACSL from the highly competitive and saturated consumer drone industry.
Intuition Robotics™ is developing social companion technology to positively impact the lives of older adults by connecting them seamlessly with family and friends, making technology accessible and intuitive, and proactively promoting an active lifestyle.
Realtime Robotics develops its proprietary motion planning processor architecture, which enables robotic systems to calculate paths to avoid obstacles and determine optimized routes, at a much faster speed, with less power consumption, and a much lower cost, aiming to accelerate its growth by applying this technology in industrial robots and autonomous car industries.
Vertical cloud Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) provider specializing in highly scalable connected device software and solutions across a broad range of markets, including Automotive.
Mr. Kaname Hayashi, founder and CEO of GROOVE X, who was the representative of the development of the robot, Pepper, in Softbank, aims to fabricate new generation robot for consumer appliances.
Kymeta is a venture enterprise developing and commercializing a new, innovative software-enabled metamaterials-based electronic beamforming antenna for satellite and mobile communications.
Exergy Power Systems
Exergy is a venture company of energy storage area with a unique technology in the hybridhydrogen batteries and hydrogen production technology, which was founded as a Tokyo University venture in 2011.
Core Ventures Group, LLC
Core Ventures Group is a seed stage Silicon Valley venture capital firm, investing its capital in exceptional founders who are building advanced technologies and impactful businesses.
SORACOM offers secure, scalable, cloud-native connectivity developed specifically for the Internet of Things.
"The system gives “eye” and “brain” functionality to industrial robots that allows them to recognize the position of individual parts and move independently of preconfigured patterns."
WHILL is a startup company revolutionizing a power wheelchair as a "next-generation personal mobility".
Car sharing platform company based in San Francisco. Using its original mobile application, members can share all registered cars, like “AirBnB For Car Rentals
FiNC is a mobile health technology startup providing personalized health recommendation based upon advices by experts and AI.
freee offers cloud accounting software empowered by AI.
Magellan systems Japn,Inc.
Magellan has been developing with its mission, diffusion of technologies in the area of satellite navigation systems, including GPS, which can provide precise position and accurate time.
Exvision is a spin-off of the University of Tokyo’s Ishikawa-Watanabe Laboratory, established with the aim of implementing the Lab’s technologies in various industries.
MJI was established in July 2015 with the slogan, “MORE JOYFUL INNOVATION”, and it develops communication robots, “Tapia”, which provide not only convenient but also joyful and exciting life.
"Aptpod enables short cycle and high-definition data, what is called fast data, possible. This is a must technology for autonomous driving."
provides services, including a chat system which enables clients to communicate with overseas lawyers and patent attorneys directly and AI based patent visualization system.
The company is developing a SLAM system that delivers robust performance whilst minimising energy consumption and data volume.
The company is developing a business with a corporate mission of giving form to the software of the future (algorithms). It uses the algorithms of machine learning, natural language processing, and deep learning technologies to make software and hardware more intelligent.
Guardian Optical Technologies Ltd.
The company’s proprietary sensor allows data acquisition regarding passenger location, physical dimensions and posture.
Autotalks is a V2X chipset market pioneer and leader, providing customers with state-of-the-art V2X solutions.
Flydata provide high-speed, high-quality in-house big data transferring, and data cleansing service using AI (Deep Learning)
"Based on the theme “IT X Transportation, Mobility Innovation”, JapanTaxi (HQ: Chiyoda, Tokyo) develops both software and hardware in the field of transportation and mobility based on taxi system."
Sansan is providing cloud-based business card management services known as "sansan" and "Eight".
The Company’s mission is “to realize the life with Robot” and it develops robots (Artificial Intelligence, and bodies and sensors which play the role of sensory organs.) which can bridge virtual world and real world seamlessly.
The companies listed above are already a well-known by press releases, but it does not cover every company.