October 29, 2019

EMURGO Joins NTT Docomo’s “5G Open Partner Program”

Together Agency


EMURGO – the official commercial arm of Cardano – has joined NTT Docomo’s 5G Open Partner Program. Under this program, NTT Docomo is providing a 5G partner workshop to partnered companies and organizations with the mutual strategic objective to share resources about next generation 5G networks between joined enterprises and explore potentially aligned synergies.

NTT Docomo is the largest mobile network carrier in Japan and is firmly established as a leading corporate entity in Japan.

EMURGO has joined this program to lay the groundwork for improved quality of services and provision of new services by taking advantage of 5G features such as high transmission speed, large bandwidth capacity, low latency, and connection to many terminals, and share discussion with joined enterprises about related business areas.

As the official commercial arm of Cardano and originally established in Japan, EMURGO is engaged in several active test cases exploring the potential applicability of Cardano’s third-generation blockchain to various industries, including proof of authenticity for and prevention of inaccurate supply chain management.

With consideration of potential applications of the Cardano blockchain for the supply chain space, EMURGO opted to join the Docomo 5G Open Partners Program with a view towards developing a strong resource sharing network between established enterprises and exploring further potential use cases for Cardano’s third-generation blockchain.

About the Docomo 5G Open Partner Program

Under the Docomo 5G Open Partner Program, NTT Docomo is providing a 5G partner workshop to companies and organizations to share information about the 5th generation mobile communication system (5G) and allow for the exchange of opinions between partners.


EMURGO drives the adoption of the Cardano blockchain and increases the convenience of the Cardano blockchain through investment and advisory, and by creating projects and organizations that adopt Cardano’s decentralized blockchain ecosystem. EMURGO leverages its expertise gained from blockchain R&D as well as its global network of blockchain and industry partners to provide organizational and personal education services globally.

EMURGO was founded in Japan in June 2017 and has since expanded to Singapore, Indonesia, India, and New York. EMURGO acts as the official commercial arm of the Cardano project, and closely with IOHK and The Cardano Foundation to grow Cardano’s ecosystem globally and promote its adoption. Learn more about the project at https://emurgo.io

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