ABOUT | VIPO

ABOUT

VIPO is a non-profit organization established in June 2005, based on a proposal of the Japan Business Federation, KEIDANREN [1].We combine government policies with cooperation from Japanese content companies/organizations.

VIPO supports the content industry (anime, broadcasting, character, games, movie, music, publishing) mainly in the area of businesses focused on ‘Market Development’ and ‘Human Resource Development’ to make Japan’s content industry internationally competitive and to contribute to the growth of the Japanese economy.

[1]KEIDANREN (Japan Business Federation) is a comprehensive economic organization with a membership comprised of 1,340 representative companies of Japan, 109 nationwide industrial associations and 47 regional economic organizations (as of June 2, 2016).
Source: KEIDANREN Website http://www.keidanren.or.jp/en/

MISSION

VIPO broadens the possibilities of content businesses, supporting networking and human resource development beyond each genre of the content industry.

VIPO supports the promotion of the content industry through activities such as the development and expansion of markets in Japan and overseas.