Company Profile

Company Name Region Works LLC
Address #612 The Apartment
2-35 Ohori Koen, Chuo-ku, Fukuoka City,
Fukuoka 810-0051 JAPAN
Tel +81-92-717-3593
Foundation May 2014
President/CEO Taichi Goto
Scope of Business
  • [ Environment ]
    City and Regional Planning
    Urban Regeneration
    Smart City
    Project Development and Management
  • [ Economy ]
    Growth Strategies
    Investment Strategies
    Innovation and Business Development
    Area Marketing
  • [ Society ]
    Public Private Partnership
    Area and Community Management
    Human Resource Development
    Public Relations
Our Vision Regions are the stages for possibilities.
Our Mission Region Works LLC aims to develop sustainable regions worldwide.
From Fukuoka, the most sustainable region in Japan, the company with its Japanese craftsmanship is committed to integrating regional assets with global trends in the making of tangible values for society.
Our Style
Story Making
Envision the better future of a region
Global Casting
Collaborate with a diversity of talent
On-Ground Results
Create values in tangible projects
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    Taichi Goto
    Region Works LLC
    Founder / President / Executive Director
    [ License and Certificate ]
    American Institute of Certified Planner (AICP No. 013971)
    The 1st-class Registered Architect of Japan (No. 254155)
    [ Professional Experience ]
    < 2014 > Region Works LLC, Founder / President / Executive Director

    ( Other Present Position )
    Kyushu University, Global Innovation Center, Visiting Professor
    International Urban Development Association (INTA), Board Member
    Area Management Support Network (ComPus), Tokyo, JAPAN, Board Member
    Director, TagFIT Association
    Executive Director, Kamiyama TSUNAGU Corporation
    < 2007 > Fukuoka Urban Laboratory LLC, Founder / Principal
    < 2006 > Fukuoka City Center Development Co., Ltd., Project Director
    < 2003 > Fukuoka Asian Urban Research Center, Senior Researcher
    (moved from Tokyo to Fukuoka)
    < 1999 > Avant Associates, Inc., Tokyo, JAPAN, Urban Planner
    < 1998 > Fregonese Associates, Portland OR, USA, Executive Planner
    < 1997 > Metro, Growth Management Department, Portland OR, USA, Executive Planner
    < 1992 > Kajima Corporation, Architectural Design Division, Tokyo, JAPAN, Urban Planner
    [ Education ]
    < 1997 > Master of City Planning, University of California at Berkeley
    < 1992 > B.E. in Urban Planning, University of Tokyo