Kyoto Prefecture and Softbank work together for tourism promotion using AI and robot

Kyoto Prefecture and Softbank, a Japan’s leading communication system provider, signed a comprehensive tie-ups agreement on December 2 2016 to improve services for people in Kyoto and promotions for tourism by taking advantages of ICT, AI and robot.

 The agreement covers the following six fields:

  1. For improvement of services for people in Kyoto Prefecture by using ICT, AI and robots
  2. For delivery of information on tourism and for tourism promotion
  3. For children and juvenile education
  4. For medical supports to elder people and disabled people
  5. For environmental sustainability
  6. For local revitalization

 The pair has already worked together for Internet rules for young people and reusable energy, and the new agreement is expected to extend the partnership.

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