Machi Takahashi has always been interested in open culture, art, and technology. In 2017, she and her co-founder Dr. Toru Takahashi became independent (MBO) from the research institute with their team.
Her interest in open data and culture lead her to become a member of the international network of Open Data Institute in London as ODI Osaka.
2012 Good Design Award “Image Finder”
2014 Ministry of General Affairs “good utilization of local digital resource in technology”
2014 Good Design Award “Nara Heijo Historic Walk”
2016 Kyoto Prefecture Women Entrepreneur Award
2016 DBJ finalist
2019 SXSW Pitch Finalist