7） The ILC: a driving force behind our reconstruction and revitalization 2013
The Tohoku region is currently working hard towards the reconstruction from the 2011 disaster. However, we must not rebuild things as they were in the past ? we must build for the future. The ILC will a cutting-edge particle research facility, and the only one of its kind in the world. Not only will it produce ground-breaking research, it will attract people and business from within Japan and abroad, create employment, and have a large ripple effect on Tohoku’s industries. This is how the ILC will become a driving force behind the reconstruction and revitalization of Tohoku.