Fighting Infection by Controlling the Three Cs: Systems Innovator - Kawano Takanobu
Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Japan has placed great emphasis on avoiding the Three Cs: closed spaces, crowding and close contact. Kawano Takanobu runs a business that aims to bring peace of mind through digital systems that allow users to avoid such conditions and curb the risk of infection. Rolled out in restaurants, restrooms, hotels and more, his solutions leverage AI, IoT and sensor technology to help people cope with the new normal.
IoT button to inform where is not crowded in Enoshima
Japanese Inn, Atami uses the "Avoiding 3c system"
Restaurant signage to show vacancy at Tokyo Station
"Avoiding 3c system" used at evacuation drill in Tama, Tokyo