A local trading company in Shintomi-cho, Miyazaki Prefecture started a community development social experiment using Web3.0 and DAO. Over 100 members of “Regional Creation DAO”, an online community that creates new regional economies
Connect cities and regions, online and real, and update the three values of “money, work, and life”. Aiming to co-create the local economy with members gathered from all over the country under the theme of learning and connection
Koyu Regional Development Promotion Organization (Shintomi-cho, Koyu-gun, Miyazaki Prefecture, Representative Director: Junichi Saito, hereinafter referred to as Koyu Foundation) is an online community for social implementation of community development based on the concept of Web 3.0 / DAO. We would like to inform you that we have opened the “Regional Revitalization DAO”. At “Regional Creation DAO”, you can learn the know-how of regional business creation through voice and article content delivered daily, and there are also opportunities for members to interact with each other online and in real life. Aiming for 10,000 members in 2025, we will implement social implementation for autonomous decentralized town development that is not centralized, such as issuing virtual resident cards using NFT (Non-Fungible Token: non-fungible token). I will go.
■Overview of Regional Economy Online Community “Regional Revitalization DAO” ・ Utilize the media platform “note”
・Monthly fee: 1,980 yen (tax included) *Free for the first month ・Application: https://note.com/junichisaito
■ 5 major benefits of the “Regional Creation DAO” online community Acquire the ability to earn money with articles and audio content delivered at 6:00 every morning, 365 days a year
Online seminars by luxury guests once a month
A real event is held in Tokyo once every three months
Members-only local tours
Unlimited reading, listening, and viewing of over 100 articles and audio content ■ Recommended for people like this
Those who want to learn the power to earn money in order to work in a way that is not bound by time and place
Those who want to participate in community development of “Regional Revitalization x DAO”
Those who have local issues that they want to solve
Those who want to connect with the countryside while living in the city Those who want to connect with friends and key persons nationwide while living in a rural area
Those who want to learn tips that can be used in business from experienced local producers and guests
Those who want to update the three values of “money, work, and life” in a psychologically safe community
Held an online event on the theme of the region with experts active in each field
audio and articles
Every day we deliver content that teaches know-how and ways of thinking that can be used in businesses such as branding and marketing. Only members can watch archived online seminars.
Seminars and networking events are held every month, inviting guests with a wealth of achievements who are active in various fields. real event
An event is held in Tokyo once every three months. Local inspection tours all over the country that can be participated only by members are held.
In December 2022, we held a tour to actually visit the area where the community members are active.
Members and experts from all over the country interacting
Local revitalization utilizing Web 3.0 digital technology expected by the government
A DAO (Decentralized Autonomous Organization) is a decentralized organization that gathers people with common missions and rules that are executed on the blockchain. The Kishida administration’s “Basic Policy” clearly states that it will utilize NFT and DAO based on blockchain technology to improve the environment for the promotion of Web 3.0. (Reference: Basic Policy on Economic and Fiscal Management and Reform 2022). Based on the Kishida administration’s “new capitalism,” the “Regional Revitalization DAO” will conduct social experiments to realize strong regional economies and sustainable urban development throughout the country.
Upcoming events (Koyu Foundation representative Saito will be on stage) ■ Festival “POTLUCK FES 23 Spring” to create the future regional economy Date and time March 17, 2023 (Friday) 12:00-21:00
Venue Tokyo Midtown Yaesu Conference
■ “Regional Revitalization DAO” festival to connect with the region and think about the future of the region
Date and time March 24, 2023 (Friday) 14:00-18:00
Venue Tokyo Midtown Yaesu 5th Floor
Future Developments: Comments from Saito of the Koyu Foundation In future city planning, I believe it will be important to utilize the concept of DAO to create new projects by connecting with people in distant places online, sharing ideas, and distributing and
implementing them in each region. increase. We are looking for friends who can connect with friends who are active all over the country online and in real life beyond the boundaries of cities, regions, and regions, and learn together and create projects.
What is Koyu Community Development Promotion Organization (Koyu Foundation)? [Image 6
A regional trading company established in April 2017 by Shintomi Town, Miyazaki Prefecture, with the aim of realizing a sustainable region. Based on the vision of “the world’s most challenging city”, we earn from branding and product development centered on agricultural products such as 1,000 yen lychee, and reinvest the profits earned in human resource development. In the Shintomicho Furusato Nozei operation, which is our core business, we have recorded a total of 7 billion yen in donations over the five years from 2017 to 2021. It is helpful for improvement.
◆What is Shintomi-cho, Koyu-gun, Miyazaki Prefecture, with a population of 16,500?
[Video 2: https://prtimes.jp/api/movieim.php?url=www.youtube.com/watch?v=VQtlmSpVk7k] Shintomi-cho, Miyazaki Prefecture, is a small town with a population of about 16,500, about 30 minutes north of Miyazaki Airport by car. Greenhouse horticulture is thriving, and the area has a vast farmland that is about 460 times the size of Tokyo Dome.
▶︎Koyu Foundation website https://Koyu.Miyazaki.jp
▶︎Koyu Foundation Facebook https://www.facebook.com/koyu.miyazaki/ ▶︎ Shintomi town hometown tax portal site
・Furusato Choice https://www.furusato-tax.jp/city/product/45402 ・Rakuten https://www.rakuten.ne.jp/gold/f454028-shintomi/
・ Furunavi https://bit.ly/3uo6fSh
▶︎ Examples of media coverage
Nikkei Shimbun / Nikkei MJ / Forbes JAPAN / Business Concept / Sotokoto / TURNS / Nihon Agricultural Newspaper / Zenkoku Agricultural Newspaper, etc.
▶︎ Recruitment inquiries https://www.wantedly.com/companies/company_2095377
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