SKOLKOVO INNOVATION CENTER, MOSCOW, RUSSIA
APRIL 16, 2019
SKOLKOVO INNOVATION CENTER, MOSCOW, RUSSIA | APRIL 16, 2019

Hiroshi Maruyama

CEO, Near.Inc

Founded near, Inc. in 2006. Developed a Smartphone App called "nearmail" that can send text messages to other people within a radius of 500 meters by utilizing the GPS technology in March 2010.
Started to develop Applications for SoftBank Robotics' humanoid robot "Pepper" in 2015.
Received the "Best Customer Service Application Award" in SoftBank's "Pepper Innovation Challenge" in 2015.
As of 2019, we are providing a Pepper Reception Application which can work with human staff together in Japan.

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