Venturing 4,000m into the Deep: Round 1
Venturing 4,000m into the Deep
Venturing 4,000m into the Deep
Venturing 4,000m into the Deep
Two-thirds of our planet’s surface remains unknown.
Two-thirds of our planet’s surface remains unknown.
Two-thirds of our planet’s surface remains unknown.
Land makes up 28.9% of Earth’s total surface area
Land makes up 28.9% of Earth’s total surface area
Land makes up 28.9% of Earth’s total surface area
TEAM

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Dig Deep and Show What Japan Can Do
Team KUROSHIO JAPAN
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COMPETITION OVERVIEW

This is a roughly three-year international competition consisting of an examination of technical documents submitted by each team concerning the system they will compete with (now completed), the Round 1 Technology Readiness Test (now completed) and the final Round 2 Field Test. After completion of these, the final judging of the winners is scheduled for December 2018. Team KUROSHIO is the only team representing Japan and has successfully advanced to Round 2.

Competition Schedule

2017

Nov. 2017–
Feb. 2018

Round 1 Testing
Technology Readiness Test

2018

April

Round 1 results announced

November–December

Round 2 Testing
Final contest

December

Round 2 results announced

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TECHNOLOGY

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PARTNER

Prime Sponsor
Official Sponsor / Supplier
Associate Company

Supporters

Listed below are some of the standout crowdfunding supporters aiding Team KUROSHIO in mapping the ocean floor.

  • Yasuo Matsumoto
  • Yuichi Motegi
  • SUICHU DRONE-sha
  • Masayoshi Kondo
  • Takashi Obara
  • Sonoe Shimakage
  • Kenji Ito
  • Tsuguhito Kuroiwa

CONTACT US

Team KUROSHIO is looking for companies, organizations and people interested in sponsoring and supporting its effort.

Please contact us by e-mail:
Communication Group, Team KUROSHIO