LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) introduced in the present day that 52 expertise startups will showcase their improvements at CES 2022 from Jan. 5-8 in Las Vegas. The quantity of startups representing Japan at the JAPAN Pavilion (generally referred to as the “J-Startup Pavilion”) in Eureka Park has doubled from 26 over the last in-person present in January 2020, prompting its host, JETRO, to open a second pavilion on the Venetian Expo’s second flooring for CES 2022. Forty corporations will exhibit at the JAPAN Pavilion in Eureka Park and 12 at the second pavilion.
Of the 52 corporations, six startups (a report quantity for Japan) have received CES 2022 Innovation Awards: Air Labo, Fairy Devices, Light Touch Technology, mui Lab, Piezo Sonic, and Quantum Operations.
“The JAPAN Pavilion has quickly and continuously grown in size since its opening four years ago, which is a testament to Japan’s ever-growing innovation economy and the government’s policies that are designed to foster it,” JETRO’s Executive Vice President Ichiro Sone mentioned. “J-Startup companies’ record turnout for CES 2022 also reflects their excitement for returning to the global stage in-person following nearly two years of virtual activities amid the COVID-19 pandemic. We are thrilled to present an extensive lineup of life-transforming technologies from Japan at the JAPAN Pavilion.”
Exhibitors List: https://www5.jetro.go.jp/newsletter/iib/2021/ces2022list_english.pdf
JAPAN Pavilion (J-Startup Pavilion) in Eureka Park, Venetian Expo, Level 1 — 40 startups
JAPAN Pavilion (J-Startup Pavilion) in the Country Pavilions, Venetian Expo, Level 2 — 12 startups
Of the 52 startups
14 can even current at CES Unveiled (Jan. 3, 5-8:30 p.m., Mandalay Bay, Level 2)
20 can even current at Showstoppers® (Jan. 5, 6-10 p.m., Wynn Hotel)
CES 2022 Innovation Award Winners
- Air Labo: “CIRCULA,” the world’s first air-suction hand dryer for communal restrooms (Health & Wellness)
- Fairy Devices: “LINKLET™,” a wearable digital camera with LTE connectivity (Awarded in three classes: Digital Imaging & Photography; Streaming; Wearable Technologies)
- Light Touch Technology: The world’s first non-invasive blood glucometer utilizing mid-infrared (mid-IR) laser (Health & Wellness)
- mui Lab: “mui Board,” a touch-sensitive good house hub made of wooden (Smart Home — their second honor following the 2019 CES Innovation Award)
- Piezo Sonic: “Delivery AMR: Mighty-D3,” a small but highly effective autonomous supply robotic that runs on a piezo sonic motor (Drones & Unmanned Systems)
- Quantum Operations: Non-invasive blood glucometer for steady monitoring (Health & Wellness)
For extra info and updates, please go to: https://www.jetro.go.jp/usa/topics/ces-2022.html.
J-Startup is a startup help program that the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) launched in 2018 to enhance innovation actions and assist promising startups compete globally. Operated collaboratively by JETRO, METI and different public companies, this system offers 140 startups which are chosen via a rigorous choice course of with numerous monetary and academic help and connects them with a world community of sources.
The Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) is a government-supported company that assists revolutionary startups in increasing their companies into the worldwide market. With the mission to export Japanese ingenuity worldwide, JETRO offers a variety of funding and academic packages. JETRO has organized the CES JAPAN Pavilion (J-Startup Pavilion) since 2019.
CES is one of the world’s largest expertise commerce exhibits that takes place yearly in Las Vegas. Founded in 1967 as an exhibition of client electronics, CES now encompasses a variety of technological fields, together with autonomous driving and area expertise. CES 2021 made historical past by bringing collectively on-line greater than 2,000 corporations, together with 700 startups — a scale of participation unheard of for all-digital occasions. CES will return to Las Vegas in 2022 whereas additionally holding digital exhibitions. At CES 2020 held prior to the brand new coronavirus pandemic, 4,600 corporations showcased 20,000 new services.