Blockchain Consortia

Japan Blockchain Association

Name of Association/Consortium

Japan Blockchain Association

Website and Maturity

http://jba-web.jp/

Website Maturity: Somewhat Mature

Focus

  • Business

Functional Area

  • Development - Federal/Governmental
  • Policy Development - Blockchain
  • Policy Development - Virtual Currency

Region

  • Country Specific - Japan

Consortium Focus

Business

Industry

Cross-Industry

Operations/Functional Area

Development - Federal/Governmental, Policy Development - Virtual Currency, Policy Development - Blockchain

Region

Japan

President/Executive Director

Keiichi Hida

Exact title

Executive Director

President/Executive Director Phone Number and Email

hida@jba-web.jp

General Information email

info@jba-web.jp

Mission Statement of Association

To contribute to Japan's industrial development by promoting the development of sound business environment and user protection system of virtual currency and blockchain technology.

Charter/other text describing objectives

Dedicated to Japan's industrial development; virtual currency guidelines; policy

Member companies

bitFlyer; Kraken; Coincheck; bitExpress; GMO Coin Co.; Lemuria Bitcoin Exchange; Nippon Gas; Innovator Japan; Raimu Inc (div of Kirin Co?); Gaia Corp; DasCoin; BitOcean; Fujikurisuto Corp; Smart Application Co; VALU Corp; Countya Corp; AMPLE Corp; lupui Inc; JBA Blockchain Division:; Guyx Corp; Consensus Base Co; CurrencyPort; Sivira; Soramitsu; Nayuta; Voyage Group; Microsoft; GMO Internet Group; Smart Contract Japan; Descartes Search LLC; Deloitte; Japan Electric; InDetail; i2m Corp; Jililita Corp; LPI Japan; ASAPY; KMK World; neutral; Skiyaki Corp; Info Mart Corp; UCS (Univesral Computer System); Avex Group; TSH Development; DDS (Digital Development Systems); Gfit; Trident-Arts; ttc; avanoa-tech; epoc; SunRex; Ingot; Cryptact; RI-IR; Japan Foodie; Innlovi; Pione Network (Pionet); Diginex; Axel Mark; Supporting Members:; GMO Payment Gateway; Money Partners Group; Quick Corp; SBI Holdings; GMO Media; Money Square HD; Gunosy; DNP; ThreePro Group; Sanwa Supply; Central Tanshi FX; CA Technologies; Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance; Gaitame Foreign Exchange; PWC; DMMFinTech; Three-A System; Deloitte; Anderson Mori & Tomotsune; TecoTec; Togo Securities; E & Y ShinNihon; JTB Corp; Seattle Consulting; Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp; Macro Engineering; Nanto Bank; KDDI Corp; UFI FuTech; Mitsui Information, Inc; INTEC; Rack Corp (lac.co.jp); KPMG; Sompo Japan NipponKOA; Tyban Corp (Techvan.co.jp); SoftBank Payment Service; FGI; Appirits; JP Insurance; Stage Inc; ASK Corp; TOPPAN; Sumitomo Corp; ISGaste, (isgnet.jp); aiuto (aiuto-jp.co.jp); mixi Group; Nissay; i-Call; Vera Group; CellSource; CA-bitcoin; alchip; SwissBorg; b2c2; CFD Sales; Geolocation Technology; SBI FinTech Solutions; Sun Life; SkyWings; Style1; Takachiho Koheki Co; dentsu; Simplex Inc; GiFCO; CoinPost; Hakuhodo; ypmc Yamashita PMC; Quantum; Axell Corp; Newton Consulting; Local Government Supporting Member:; Kaga City; Academic SUpporting Members:; Meiji University Grad School of Bus; Hitotsubashi University; Sophia University; Yasuda Yasushi lab; Associate Members:; Goodway Co; DENEN Co; Acrolia Corp (acrorea.com); IO System Integration; ENABLE; J-TAP (Japan TurnAround Partners); Tera Technology; Hishikawa Comprehensive Law; Tobita & Partners LPC (tplo.jp); Daimlar Corp; Real World Games; S & 1 Tax Accountants; Asset Genius Corp

Board of Directors

Director Akihide Higo (Guyax Corporation)

Director Yuzo Kano ("bitFlyer Holdings Co., Ltd.")

Director Yasunori Sugai (Currency Port Co., Ltd.)

Director Kohei Ogawa ( VALU Corporation )

Auditor Shogo Shimada ( T & C Partner, Tax Accountant Corporation)

Membership fees if any

Supporting member Monthly dues

· Supporting member 30,000 yen · Associate member 3,000 yen

※ There is no department type in affiliate members

Supporting members No condition · Semi-affiliated member capital (not including reserve) Less than 100 million yen

Virtual currency department:

Regular member Monthly membership fee · Platinum member 50,000 yen · Gold member 30,000 yen · Silver member 5,000 yen

Platinum membership requirement · Gold member capital (not including reserve) · 1 billion · less · Silver member capital (not including reserve) · less than 100 million yen

Blockchain Division:

Monthly membership fee · Platinum member 50,000 yen · Gold member 30,000 yen · Silver member 5,000 yen

Academic Promotion (Supporting Member): School corporations (undergraduate and laboratory units are also acceptable) Monthly membership fee will be free

Local Government Benefits (Supporting Members): Local governments (prefectures, municipalities) have monthly membership fee free

Period for membership

Monthly