Fukuoka, Japan, July 22, 2020 – ZENRIN Co., Ltd. (hereinafter, “ZENRIN”) announced that they will participate in the Smart City project of Otemachi, Marunouchi, and Yurakucho district in Tokyo, Japan.

ZENRIN will form the “barrier-free working group” with the council for area development and management of Otemachi, Marunouchi, and Yurakucho, Mitsubishi Estate Co., Ltd., and Tokyo Metro Co., Ltd. This working group will test the services which enable comfortable travel for everyone and will examine the map elements necessary for those services.

ZENRIN, as a leading mapping company in Japan, will work on the data maintenance and development in cooperation with facility information, aiming to start offering the data from 2020 to support smoother travel for elderly people and wheelchair users through the map information.

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