PREVENT Co., Ltd.
Started frailty prevention effect verification project using e-sports in Kawanishi Town, Nara Prefecture
Adopted as a project to promote the Yamato Plain Central Den-en City Plan
PREVENT Co., Ltd. (Representative Director: Yuta Hagiwara, hereinafter PREVENT) has formed a Kawanishi esports consortium with NPO Kawanishi Sports Club (Chairman: Aki Morita, hereinafter Kawanishi Sports Club). : Akihiro Ozawa, hereinafter referred to as Kawanishi Town), we will start a frailty prevention project using e-sports for Kawanishi Town residents.
[About NPO Kawanishi Sports Club]
Established as a voluntary organization in 2007 and started activities as an NPO in 2011. Kawanishi-machi’s only comprehensive ≪regional≫ sports club operated mainly by ≪regional≫ residents for the ≪region≫. About 6% of Kawanishi townspeople (40% of the town’s elementary school students) enjoy sports every day as members, and the club is affectionately known as “Kawaspo” by people of all ages, from infants to seniors. Main activities include the operation of sports classes, the holding of events, and the operation and management of sports facilities.
[About PREVENT Co., Ltd.]
Established in July 2016. Startup company from Nagoya University School of Medicine. Received the Japan Healthcare Contest Excellence Award and was selected for J-Startup CENTRAL. As a business content, we have a track record of formulating health business plans for local governments, implementing projects to prevent aggravation of lifestyle-related diseases, and evaluating the cost-effectiveness of health projects. In particular, as a university-launched startup, it has strengths in data-driven health business that utilizes data and research know-how.
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