• Continue to expand and accelerate the adoption of ICON’s blockchain technology in Japan by leveraging our network of Japan’s leading corporations, investment funds and cryptocurrency exchanges.

H2 2020

  • Host ‘NFT Idea Challenge 2020’ for the ICON ecosystem.
  • Applied subsidies for business continuity under COVID-19 situation.

H1 2020

  • Developed PoC of ‘ICX Pay’ utilizing the ICONex wallet.
  • Provides ICON P-Rep ‘DEMOS’ in collaboration with B Cryptos to further improve the ICON network and enhance the governance system of the network.


  • Released proposal for ICON P-Rep.
  • Provided fundraising support for VELIC.
  • Launched the ICX Station - Tokyo Launchpad, an accelerator program sponsored by ICON Foundation.
  • Partnerships with leading blockchain enterprises in Japan. Partners include: Anderson Mori & Tomotsune, B Cryptos, Gracone, LayerX, Yanagisawa and Company, and Wachsman.

Early History

  • Strategic partnership with B Cryptos, Japan’s first FSA registered crypto investment fund.
  • Founded Deblock (Japan), specialized in technology-driven consultation and fundraising for Japanese companies planning to leverage the power of blockchain technology.
  • Co-hosted the first ICON Tokyo meetup with Gracone.

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