2018.07.18 update

Yoshiyuki Sankai participated in Japan-France Startup Evening at France

Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (“METI”), French Ministry for the Economy and Finance and French Minister of State for the Digital Sector, attached to the Prime Minister announced a joint statement on July 13, 2018 (local time) with regards to cooperation in innovation and digital sector. Yoshiyuki Sankai, the President and CEO of CYBERDYNE (the “Company”) took part in the France-Japan Startup Evening that was planned, following the joint statement and NHK World reported this event.

This event was planned as part of the project to promote global expansion of Japanese companies that are included in the “J-Startup” program launched by METI in June 2018. Japan and France jointly hosted this event to support French and Japanese start-ups. The Company was invited to this event as one of the five companies representing the Japanese start-ups. This was also reported by NHK NEWS WEB.

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