About SoftBank

SoftBank Group Corp is a Japanese multinational telecommunications and Internet corporation established on September 3, 1981, and headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

It has operations in broadband, e-commerce ,fixed-line telecommunications, Internet, technology services, finance, media and marketing, semiconductor design, and other businesses. The company is headed by founder Masayoshi Son.

About ST Solutions Australia

ST Solutions Australia PTY LTD(‘STSA’), Australian subsidiary of SoftBank Corp.

In November 2016, the Queensland State Government signed an agreement with STSA to undertake a Proof of Concept(POC) pilot project to utilize STSA’s ‘Pepper’ robots in the delivery of government services.

STSA has moved to The Queensland Start-up Precinct in March 2017 to promote the development of a robotics industry as well as to expand robotics technology in Queensland by partnering with business, researchers and start-ups.