Tech in Asia covered the 2016 Japan-U.S. Innovation Awards.
The Japan-U.S. relationship is very unique, and the two countries frequently come together for the purpose of innovation. The 2016 Emerging Leaders Mercari (Japan) and Dropbox (U.S.) have both been extremely successful in their respective countries and are taking steps to bridge Japan and the U.S. together through business and technology. The Showcase companies – five Japanese startups – are on the verge of major innovation, and featured in the article below.