Creating the world’s most liveable smart city.
One of the world’s most liveable cities is evolving into one of its most advanced. Fukuoka will bring together cutting-edge technology, innovative thinkers, and sustainable practices to create the largest smart city in Japan. Join us as we develop the future of smart living!
Fukuoka Smart East is a city that we can be proud of in the future.
The Fukuoka Smart East initiative has begun to take on the challenge of creating an advanced city that solves various social issues through new technologies and innovative ideas.
Fukuoka city, one of the most livable cities in the world, is also the largest startup city in Japan with new technologies being developed here every day. Let's create a smart city together in the heart of Fukuoka city!
Fukuoka (福岡市 Fukuoka-shi) is the capital city of Fukuoka Prefecture, situated on the northern shore of Japanese island Kyushu. It is the most populous city on the island, followed by Kitakyushu. It is the largest city and metropolitan area west of Keihanshin. The city was designated on April 1, 1972, by government ordinance. Greater Fukuoka, with a population of 2.5 million people (2005 census), is part of the heavily industrialized Fukuoka–Kitakyushu zone.