News Release on December 15th, 2022


FORUM8 Co., Ltd.

FORUM8 Opened Cambridge Toranomon Laboratory (CIC Tokyo) and FORUM8 NETSUGEN Gunma Desk (Gunma Prefectural Office Building)

On December 1st, 2022, FORUM8 Co., Ltd. (2-15-1 Konan, Minato-ku, Tokyo. President Yuji Ito. URL: opened "Cambridge Toranomon Laboratory" in CIC Tokyo, Toranomon. In addition, Forum8 will open "FORUM8 NETSUGEN Gunma Desk (Gunma Prefectural Office Building)" on the 32nd floor of Gunma Prefectural Office as a public-private co-creation space.

Forum8 has joined MIT ILP, the industrial-academic project by MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) since 2016, leading the knowledge of cutting-edge studies to the global development of VR technology and system development business. We will use the new Cambridge Toranomon Lab. with the view of opening a laboratory in Cambridge, Boston, the home of MIT. We will also hold seminars on VR and F8VPS, work on development/research/sales projects, and cooperate with startup companies.

NETSUGEN, Gunma Prefectural Office satellite office, on the 32F of the Gunma Prefectural Office is established with a purpose to realize new ideas toward new business using digital technologies and solving local issues by the cooperation between NPO, universities and research facilities, and local governments. As a software development IT company, Forum8 will provide systems, digital twins, and simulation services based on the Japan-made VR software UC-win/Road and CG software Shade3D, as well as WebVR platform F8VPS.

[Cambridge Toranomon Laboratory (CIC Tokyo)]

1-17-1 Toranomon, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-6415
15F Bongo, Toranomon Hills Business Tower

* CIC Tokyo
"CIC has supported growth of many startups with comfortable, flexible workspaces and access to countless resources. Our strong sense of community and connections worldwide provide clients with networking opportunities. Overall, CIC is full of entrepreneurs working to derive solutions to extraordinary questions and challenges. By creating a thriving environment for them, we hope to not only generate economic value, but also realize the mission of improving and fixing the world through innovation."

[FORUM8 NETSUGEN Gunma Desk (Gunma Prefectural Office)]

32F, Gunma Prefectural Office, 1-1-1 Otemachi, Maebashi, Gunma 371-0026

[Related Information]

▼VR Design Studio UC-win/Road
▼Integrated 3DCG Software Shade3D
▼WebVR Platform F8VPS
▼MIT Special Seminar 2022 Report
- September 9th, 2022
- March 11th, 2022
▼VR Promotion Council Open Seminar (Forum8 sponsored) Report in Japanese (Prof. Hiroshi Ishii, Vice Director of the MIT Media Lab. delivered a special lecture)