On March 21, 2023, Yosuke Kaneko, Managing Director, Founder and CEO of SORA Technology, was featured in the Nihon Keizai Shimbun (NIKKEI, the most well-known business newspaper in Japan) ’s “The Age of Technologists”.
This article, titled “Malaria Control by Drones”, covers a wide range of topics, including the career of our CEO, Kaneko, and the background of SORA Technology’s founding.
The article provides an easy-to-understand summary of SORA Technology’s efforts, from the construction of a drone infrastructure starting with the delivery of medicines, to the anti-malaria business using “SORA Malaria Control”.
Nihon Keizai Shimbun
：Malaria Control by Drones -Yosuke Kaneko, CEO, SORA Technology-（Only Japanese）
【About SORA Technology Co.,Ltd.】
SORA Technology creates new social infrastructures using drones and other air mobility systems with the mission of “Transform people’s way of life from ‘The Sky (SORA)’ ” (SORA=The sky, in Japanese).
With a global perspective, we aim for pioneering social implementation in emerging countries.
While contributing to solving urgent social issues such as malaria and other infectious diseases and last-mile delivery, we will conduct our business as a single package that also includes actions such as supporting the introduction of legislation, drone operation management systems (UTM), and drone licenses.
We also aim to realize “reverse innovation” to developed countries based on the operation and technology we have cultivated in emerging countries, to realize “A sustainable society resilient to disasters and epidemics by utilizing ‘The sky (SORA)’ ” and “Safe and integrated management of ‘The Sky (SORA)’ throughout the world”.