Cogent Labs Certified as
J-Startup Company
Lead by Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry

Cogent Labs Inc. (Head Office: Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, Representative Directors: Jun Iinuma, Eric Whiteway, hereinafter "Cogent Labs") has been certified as a J-Startup Company under a program for supporting startup companies in Japan spearheaded by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI).

J-Startup is a program for companies to be certified as a J-Startup Company, selecting from more than 10,000 startups. Selection is made through recommendations by top venture capitalists, accelerators and innovation personnel at large companies, followed by thorough checks by an independent review committee. The executive office for the J-Startup program is concentrated in non-governmental support agencies, NEDO, JETRO, and METI. The program connects J-Startup Companies with supporters and government agencies and provides timely and speedy support. For startup companies expanding overseas, the program also makes available information regarding local areas and provides mentoring supports as well as support for community building in local areas.


As a J-Startup Company, Cogent Labs Inc. aims to grow its services and expand markets even more in the future.

About Cogent Labs

Cogent Labs Inc., with its AI technologies, provides easy-to-use and intuitive solutions to solve real-world problems that improve people’s quality of work and life. The company conducts advanced fundamental and applied AI research to create business solutions, leveraging expertise across many fields including time-series forecasting, information extraction, natural language and voice processing, and reinforcement learning.

Cogent Labs
Company NameCogent Labs Inc.
Representative DirectorsJun Iinuma, Eric Whiteway
LocationTENOHA LAB 20-23 Daikanyama-cho, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 〒150-0034
New Office LocationTokyu Hyakkaten Union Center 1F, 16-4 Daikanyama-cho, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 〒150-0034
Description of BusinessResearch and development of advanced artificial intelligence and provision of related solution services.

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Cogent Labs Inc.