Affiliates

The following organizations are either currently Cyber SMART affiliates or have indicated their commitment to become Affiliates in 2019/20.

Comcast Corporation (new window) is an American telecommunications company headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Comcast is the second-largest broadcasting and cable television company in the world by revenue. Comcast is the largest pay-TV company, the largest cable TV company and largest home Internet service provider in the United States, and the third-largest home telephone service provider. As the owner of the international media company NBC Universal since 2011, Comcast also produces feature films and television programs.

Digital Garage Inc (new window) provides “new contexts” through the Internet by implementing three core technologies: IT Information Technology), MT (Marketing Technology), and FT Financial Technology). Digital Garage’s core competence is the ability to integrate these multi-disciplinary technologies together into a one-stop seamless solution. Digital Garage has three business segments. The “Incubation Segment” invests in prospective startups and develops media business, the “Marketing Segment” provides advertising/promotion solutions that reach each consumer and the “Payment Segment” offers payment solutions crucial for monetizing on the Internet. One of Japan’s major payments and settlements companies, Digital Garage is developing new payments platforms and blockchain based applications.

Financial Services Agency Government of Japan (JFSA) (new window) is the Japanese government financial regulator responsible for overseeing banking, securities and exchange, and the insurance sector, to ensure the stability of the financial system of Japan. The agency is headed by a Commissioner and reports to the Minister of State for Financial Services. The JFSA also oversees the Securities and Exchange Surveillance Commission and the Certified Public Accountants and Auditing Oversight Board

Mitsubishi Corporation (new window) is a global integrated business with offices and subsidiaries in 90 countries including the U.S. Mitsubishi has 10 Business Groups that operate across virtually every industry: Natural Gas, Industrial Materials, Petroleum & Chemicals, Mineral Resources, Industrial Infrastructure, Automotive & Mobility, Food Industry, Consumer Industry, Power Solution and Urban Development.

Mercari Inc (new window) is the selling app, designed to it easy to sell almost anything. Mercari has 45M+ downloads in the U.S. and 150k new listings every day and the company employs some of the world’s most innovative thinkers and technology teams in Tokyo, Japan; Palo Alto, California; and Cambridge, Massachusetts who pursue applied research projects with a focus on machine learning, data engineering, computer vision, and operations scaling.

MFUG Bank Ltd (new window) is Japan’s largest bank and one of the world’s largest financial businesses, with offices throughout Japan and in 40 other countries including the U.S. MFUG’s mission is to build long-term relationships with customers, promote real economic growth, and contribute to orderly capital markets that serve society.

Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Co Ltd (new window) is a Japanese insurance holding company headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. MSIG was formed in 2001 from the merger of Mitsui Marine & Fire Insurance Co. and The Sumitomo Marine & Fire Insurance, making it the largest property insurance company in Japan.

New Context Services Inc (new window) is an innovative U.S. company focusing on the security of data for highly regulated industries including energy, telecommunications, finance and government. We help our customers around the globe prepare for security orchestration, building critical infrastructure that works with emerging tech.

Net Service Ventures (new window) began as a boutique strategic consulting firm, but now developed into a strategic funds manager, assisting large enterprises in the transformation required by changes in technology and culture.

Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank (new window) is a Japanese financial company headquartered in Chiyoda, Tokyo, providing financial products to retail and wholesale customers, with a focus on asset management, financial brokerage and real estate services. Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, Limited is the largest trust company and the fifth-largest bank in Japan by asset holdings.