To make the world a better place.
Isn't that enough?

Sustainable value by combining academic research and technology.

Entrepreneur Mindset

We stay in close touch with academia / institutes, and young engineers and entrepreneurs working on innovative technology, to foster creativity in product development.

Market Intelligence

Our organizational structure rests on the foundation of marketing strategy and analytics. The origins and development of new ideas are a fusion of passion and intelligence research.

Sustainable Value Creation

We run a good customer cycle and prototype development cycle to create our market strategy. Most importantly it creates a good cash cycle and investment value for products the world has not seen.

SEYMOUR INSTITUTE Inc. is an Academic Think Tank.

Our contribution

SEYMOUR ACADEMY

(Available only in Japan)
We give grants to students to attend school programs and events at Swiss universities. We give textbook grants to students who have passion to data science, analytics, AI, blockchain technologies.

(Available only in Japan)

What we offer

Capabilities

We help you start developing your own innovation ecosystem, leveraging the strength of Switzerland, the world's leading innovation nation (for 9 consecutive years) in fintech, data science, AI and blockchain.

We have developed defined management skills and reputation which are at the heart of our capability and enable us to provide academic workshops over 300 students Japan and Switzerland.

Photos: Meeting with the Crypto Valley Association, Zug Government and Swiss Government Agency for Foreign Business Promotion (affiliated with the Swiss Embassy in Japan). Blockchain education hackathon at a Japanese university. Workshop on Technology and Hospitality Innovation at Le Roche University, Switzerland.

We carry out continuous development of prototypes based on market strategy information in Europe, Switzerland and Crypto Valley.

Our Involvement

Academia-Industry-Government Collaboration

The university laboratory is a place to share research and knowledge on social implementation of advanced technology. We build sustainable partnerships across academic, social and industry boundaries.

With Combining technology and entrepreneurial education through academic approach, we commit to collaborative exploration and experimentation to pursue opportunities and potentials.

The founder of SEMOUR has signed a MOU for research and education collaboration with a research group at a Swiss university as the work of a non-profit foundation.

We provide academic workshops regarding advanced technology for educational institutions.

Activities of Academic Think Tank

We carry out activities to investigate and analyze the social, economic, and political impacts of innovative technologies such as data science, artificial intelligence, digital currency, and blockchain, using an academic approach.

Strategy

For Coporates and Institutions

We promote internships and workshops to introduce clients' products and technologies at Swiss universities.

  • Workshop
  • Internship
  • Market Intelligence

Research

For Coporates and Study Groups

We conduct product development and research with Swiss university and Japanese companies and laboratories.

  • Innovation
  • Research
  • Experiment

Free

For Uniersities and Study Groups

We provide free workshops of cutting-edge technology to universities and educational institutions in Japan.

  • Workshop
  • With Experts
  • Education

Our Team

Makoto Ota - Founder / Director

Currently at Non-profit foundation of distributed ledger technology (DTL) or Blockchain platform. Makoto has provided free technology workshops to over 300 students at universities. Experiences as Oracle Japan consultant, cloud application and Al / blockchain companies. Graduate of Les Roche School (Switzerland) and currently at SBS Swiss Business School (June 2020).

Mateo Meier - Partner

Artmotion Ltd., founded in 2000 by Mateo Meier, is a privately owned data hosting provider and cyber security company based in Switzerland. Their customer base is mostly made up of medium to large multinational corporations, including leading Fortune 500 companies, spread across 30 countries.

Innovation and Creativity

Our researchers and external advisors are also important resources to any organization. In cyber security, leaked data is still safe if it has been encrypted so that it cannot be understood by humans. Market strategy information needs to transform data into strategies that can be understood by humans. To that end, creativity and innovation are our organizational resources.

Academia - Industry Partnership

Analytics Club at ETH is the largest student analytics community in Switzerland. The community foster the exchange of analytics-related knowledge among students and organize talks with leading experts from academia and industry. The student members are ETH BSc, MSc, PhD students with diverse backgrounds, including Data Science, MTEC, Physics, Statistics and Computer Science

Support received from

"Switzerland is the best location for innovation. It offers stable political, economic and financial framework conditions combined with the highest standard of life. We work on behalf of the Swiss Confederation and Cantons to promote investment and entrepreneurship in Switzerland and to help clients tap into new potential for their international business." *Swiss Business Hub Japan is Swiss Government agnecy stationed in Empassy.

Member of

"Be part of one of the world leading blockchain ecosystems. We welcome individuals, small and large companies from all over the world who are interested in the long term global economic and transformational benefits coming from blockchain and cryptographic technology innovation. Our mission is to foster growth, collaboration and integrity across the global blockchain economy."

SEYMOUR website is protected by encryption and data privacy with server hosting in Switzerland

Contact

Questions?

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