Kobe Steel to Sponsor Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan for Future Society Showcase Projects, Future Life Expo: Future City

August 2, 2023

Kobe Steel, Ltd.

Kobe Steel, Ltd. announces that it will be a sponsor of Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan for Future Society Showcase Projects, Future Life Expo: Future City.

Future Life Expo: Future City, sponsored and exhibited by Kobe Steel and other companies, is based on the concept of Society 5.0*1. It provides CPS*2 experience that connects a real venue with a virtual space through the fusion of advanced technologies in the fields of Environment and Energy, Transportation and Mobility, Manufacturing and Urban Development, Food and Agriculture, and Society 5.0 and Future City. It is a project developed by the co-creation of various exhibitor companies.

Kobe Steel has decided to be a sponsor and exhibitor of the Expo, inspired by the theme of the Expo 2025 “Designing Future Society for Our Lives”, which harmonizes with the spirit of Kobe Steel Group Corporate Philosophy.

The Kobe Steel Group, also known as the Kobelco Group, believes its mission is to continue to provide technologies, products, and services that support social infrastructure, focusing on materials, machinery, and electric power. In the Future City exhibition, we plan to feature the manufacturing that undergoes dramatic changes as we move toward a future society where people can realize their hopes and dreams while enjoying prosperous lives. Our aim is to covey the fun of manufacturing to future generations and to create exhibitions that inspire their interest in supporting the Future City.

Our technologies, products, and services are not only for those who live in the present, but also for future generations. We envision a sustainable, beautiful, and flourishing world in the future, with safety and security in people’s lives, as we believe such a future will give rise to value that creates new forms of convenience and comfort and help people fulfill their hopes and dreams. To that end, we will continue to move forward and carry out our mission.

  • *1: Society 5.0 is defined as "a human-centered society that balances economic advancement with the resolution of social problems by a system that highly integrates cyberspace and physical space.”

  • *2: A cyber-physical system (CPS) is a mechanism that connects the real world (physical components) and cyber space (computational components) through digital technologies, collecting real-world data via sensors, analyzing the collected data by computers, and feeding back information that is useful in the real world.

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