COOL JAPAN AWARD

COOL JAPAN AWARD 2017

"The World Character Summit in Hanyu" will be held on November 25 (Sat.) and 26 (Sun.). The award ceremony of 2017 Cool Japan Award will be on the 25th and the booth exhibit, on the 25th and 26th.

Date and time November 25 (Sat) and 26 (Sun) in 2017
※ The awards ceremony is 25th, the exhibition is on 25th and 26th (award ceremony 10: 00-11: 30)
Venue Hanyu Suido Park
CEREMONY The World Character Summit in Hanyu
Hanyu Exhibition The World Character Summit in Hanyu
NY Exhibition COOL JAPAN NY Brooklyn K's Gallery, NY Brooklyn
Taiwan Exhibition Taipei City
ORGANIZER Cool Japan Association, general incorporated association
URL:http://www.cooljapan.info/en/
SUPPORTER
経済産業省

OPERATION Cool Japan Award Secretariat

※Held in Hanyu City, Saitama Prefecture in November every year, "the World Character Summit in Hanyu", is an event that brings together local characters who are actively engaged in "city revival" to disseminate the appeal of the region. At the first Cool Japan Award given in 2015, we commended those whom Cool Japan Association considered to be worthy of Cool Japan.
http://gotouchi-chara.jp/hanyu2017/index.html

2017 list

Object Target Prefectures Municipality
Back Country Tour MARUZEN KANKO Co.,Ltd.,RISHIRI TOWN a nd RISHIRIFUJI TOWN, Hokkaido Hokkaido Prefectures Rishiri town and Rishirifuji town
HOROKANAI SOBA Festival KITASORACHI Agricultural Cooperatives,HOROKANAI TOWN Hokkaido Prefectures Horokanai town
Private Rocket Interstellar Technologies Inc. Hokkaido Prefectures Taiki town
OYA HISTORY MUSEUM OYA HISTORY MUSEUM Tochigi Prefectures Oya town
“Fugaku 360” Japanese Paper Fujisan Fujisan World Heritage Center Ymanashi Prefectures Fujikawaguchiko town
World Character Summit in Hanyu World Character Summit in Hanyu Saitama Prefectures Hanyu City
Ishikawa wood & Hitotsubo Tea House THE SAKAMOTO CO.,LTD., Hanno City Saitama Prefectures Hanno city
Ball Stone Wall and Old Japanese-style House Cafe “Nakanogo” in Hachijyo Island Jade ishigaki in Oosato Area and old house cafe in Nakanogo. Tokyo Prefectures Hachijojhima town
Ootonbu Observatory Aogashima village, Tokyo Tokyo Prefectures Aogashima village
Japan in Architecture Exhibition:Genealogies of Its Transformation Mori Art Museum Tokyo Prefectures Minato city
Figure Souvenir Kenelephant Co.,ltd. Tokyo Prefectures Chiyoda city
LIMEX TBM Co., Ltd. Tokyo Prefectures Chuo city
Snow Monkey Jigokudani-yaenkoen co-ltd. Nagano Prefectures Yamanouchi town
Farmers Homestay Minami Shinshu Tourism Bureau Nagano Prefectures Iida city
Tour du Lac Biwa BSC International co.ltd Shiga Prefectures Otsu city
ANAORI CARBON KITCHENWARE ANAORI CARBON Co.ltd Osaka Prefectures Takatsuki city
SEKISUI TATAMI MIGUSA Sekisui Seikei, Ltd. Osaka Prefectures Osaka city
LOW-STYLE Massage Chair H FUJIIRYOKI Osaka Prefectures Osaka city
Kounotori Rice JA tajima Hyogo Prefectures Toyooka city
guntú SETOUCHI HOLDINGS, INC Hiroshima Prefectures Onomichi city
Seaweed Shochu“Wadatumi No Sei” OKI SHUZO kk. Shimane Prefectures Okijima town
Indigo dyed cedar Dairi Lumber Co., Ltd. Tokusima Prefectures Tokushima city
Japanese sparklers “Tsutsui tokimasa Hana-hana” Tsutsui Tokimasa Fireworks co.,ltd Fukuoka Prefectures Miyama city
Old Japanese-style House Stay in Ojika Island Ojika Island Tourism Nagasaki Prefectures Ojika town
Coral Stone Wall, Sagaribana Path and Hanmya Island Setuchichou Kagoshima Prefectures Setouchi town
Refurbishment of Old Japanese-style House Japan Kominka Association - -

COOL JAPAN AWARD 2017 REPORT (in Japanese)