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Contributor: Kyodo News JBN
Thursday, March 11 2021 - 18:00
KADOKAWA ASCII Introducing "InnoUvators," Esteemed Graduates of Renowned INNO-vation Program
TOKYO, Mar. 11, 2021 /Kyodo JBN-AsiaNet/--

- Showcasing Unusual and Inquisitive Minds of Modern Technological Era -

KADOKAWA ASCII Research Laboratories, Inc. (hereinafter "KADOKAWA ASCII") 
presents, as part of the INNO-vation Program from the Japanese Ministry of 
Internal Affairs and Communications (MIC), InnoUvators, showcasing the unique 
and intriguing technologies born from the INNO-vation Program.


InnoUvators is an ever-expanding collection of the brightest minds who have 
graduated from the INNO-vation Program. They are the creators of "something new 
from nothing," forming and implementing original ideas without being bound by 
any preconceptions. InnoUvators has begun in Japan, and efforts have been made 
to expand it overseas to further spread the dissemination of these wondrous 
ideas. Their technologies are shown on both the website and the YouTube channel 

The INNO-vation Program, initiated by MIC, is a yearly opportunity for 
innovative minds of all backgrounds and ages to submit the ideas they wish to 
make a reality. The program has been accepting applications internationally. 
The program helps promote innovation across the entire world -- paving the way 
for a brighter future. KADOKAWA ASCII is proud to exhibit these technologies 
for audiences around the world in the form of InnoUvators.

With a brand-new website launched in 2021, each "InnoUvator" is showcased with 
interviews, videos, technology abstracts, biographies, and more. From the weird 
to the wonderful, some of the innovative technologies include a household 
carbon emission-capturing machine, AI to distinguish the sex of new-born 
chicks, new utilization of the fluidized bed phenomenon, a brand-new and unique 
musical instrument, and much more.
InnoUvators English homepage:

In addition to the website, a YouTube channel highlighting these InnoUvators is 
updated weekly with easily digestible bitesize videos explaining the 
technologies and science behind the most compelling and unexpected technologies 
of the future. 

YouTube Channel: 

About KADOKAWA ASCII Research Laboratories, Inc.

KADOKAWA ASCII Research Laboratories, Inc., based in Tokyo, Japan, is the 
executing agency for the INNO-vation Program. KADOKAWA ASCII is part of a 
Japanese entertainment conglomerate, KADOKAWA Corporation. This program is part 
of the Japanese Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications' Strategic 
Information and Communications R&D Promotion Programme (SCOPE).
INNO-vation homepage:

Source: KADOKAWA ASCII Research Laboratories, Inc.