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2020.6.4

[Press Release] AWL to Relocate Head Office to Accommodate Growth and Expansion -The discussion began with Mitsubishi Estate regarding collaboration on office solutions-

2020.6.4

[Press Release] AWL to Relocate Head Office to Accommodate Growth and Expansion -The discussion began with Mitsubishi Estate regarding collaboration on office solutions-

Press Release

AWL to Relocate Head Office to Accommodate Growth and Expansion
-The discussion began with Mitsubishi Estate regarding collaboration on office solutions-

AWL (Head Office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, President and CEO Muneharu Kitade, hereinafter referred to as “The Company”), the market leader in AI camera solutions, will relocate its Head Office to Shin-Tokyo Building in Marunouchi on Monday, June 8th, 2020.

In February this year, The Company raised total 810 million yen in the Series A Round, and officially released two services: “AWL BOX”, which adds AI features to existing security cameras in store, and “AWL Lite”, the application which enables Smartphone, tablet and signage to utilize AI features.
In April, The Company promptly launched joint development project with two other Hokkaido University-based companies with the aim of preventing infection of coronavirus (COVID-19), made “AWL Lite with COVID-19 Solutions” available only within two weeks. After the release in April, the solutions are featured by multiple media every day, now attract international attention and The Company receives inquiries from other Asian countries and African countries.
The expectations have never been higher for The Company’s innovative solutions supporting “A new lifestyle” or “New Normal” to prevent the spread of infection, along with DX (Digital Transform) such as remote monitoring, digitalization (shift to AI), manpower saving, etc.

Under the circumstances, The Company relocates its Head Office to Mitsubishi Estate’s Shin Tokyo Building, aiming to expand business further and accelerate collaboration within and outside The Company. The Company intends to promote flexible workstyle that goes with “With / After Corona” era, and opens a showroom where visitors can experience various AI solutions such as COVID-19 solutions (fever screening and mask detection etc.) at the office reception.

【MITSUBISHI ESTATE, Co., Ltd. Accelerator Program 2019】

The Company awarded MITSUBISHI ESTATE, Co., Ltd. Accelerator Program 2019, the program that MITSUBISHI ESTATE offers startup companies management resources such as fund, technology, and sales routes, etc. Under the program, Mitsubishi Estate and The Company have begun to discuss collaboration on new office solutions needed for “With / After Corona” era.

– MITSUBISHI ESTATE, Co., Ltd. Accelerator Program 2019
https://mec-accelerator.jp/

【New office overview】

First day at new HQs: Monday, June 8, 2020
The last day at the current location will be Friday, June 5th.
New address:  Shin-Tokyo Building 4F, 3-3-1, Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 100-0005 Japan
•3 min. from Kokusai Forum exit of JR Yurakucho Station
•2 min. from D5 exit of Subway Yurakucho Station
•2 min. from exit 1 of Nijyubashi Station of Subway Chiyoda Line
•Connect to underground concourse exit 6 at Tokyo Station B1 of JR Keiyo Line
•5 min. from Marunouchi South exit of JR Tokyo Station
TEL:  03-6671-7392

【Company Profile】
■AWL Inc.

Chief Executive Officer  : Muneharu Kitade, President
Location  : 1-12-4 Kudankita, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 102-0073*Until June 5
Established  : June 2016
Business   : AI Camera Solutions Business
URL   : https://awl.co.jp

■For inquiries please contact

AWL
Fujimatsu, Uchida
TEL: 03-6380-8669
FAX:050-3156-2325
Email:info@awl.co.jp