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NAVITIME, the International Strategy : A research at the university led to the business promotion

Hold Date
2014-01-15 16:45~2014-01-15 17:45
Place
Lecture Room L-1 (3F, IMI, Kyushu University)
Object person
 
Speaker
Keisuke ONISHI (NAVITIME JAPAN Co., Ltd.)

The IMI Colloquium in January
 
Date:Wednesday, 15 January 2014
          16:45-17:45 lecture
Place:Lecture Room L-1 (3F, IMI, Kyushu University)
Speaker:Keisuke ONISHI (Ph.D., NAVITIME JAPAN Co., Ltd. CEO)
 
Title:NAVITIME, the International Strategy : A research at the university led to the business promotion
 
Abstract:
NAVITIME JAPAN Co., Ltd. offers navigation contents services includes "NAVITIME", which allows users to search the fastest and most practical point-to-point travel route using various transportation methods(multi-modal), include walking, driving, and a range of public transport - including trains, subway/tube, buses and taxis. We operate various navigation businesses with a core of a route search algorithm which the founder president had studied in his college days. This speech mainly describes how the founder connected the research at the university to a new business and how he started a company. It also introduces our available services and future development.
 


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