The northern Osaka area became home to various academic, cultural, and reserch and development facilities with the construction of the Senri New Town and Expo '70.
 Taking advantage of this regional feature, Saito will have urban functions for international academic and cultural exchange and reserch and development.  In addition, an amenity-rich environment in harmony with natural surroundings will be created with the aim of becoming an integrated metropolis where its residents can harmoniously work, live, study and relax.




• CULTURAL FACILITIES
 National Museum of Ethnology, Osaka Prefectural International Institute for Children's Literature, etc.

• RESEARCH AND TRAINING INSTITUTES
 Osaka University Hospital attached to the Faculty of Medicine, Research Institute for Microbial Diseases, Institute for Protein Research, Center for Advanced Science Innovation, Life Science Library, National Cardiovascular Center, Osaka Bioscience Institute, Biomolecular Engineering Research Institute, Senri Life Science Center, National Institute of Biomedical Innovation,"Saito Bio-Incubator"-Bio-technology Support Center etc.
Osaka International Center of Japan International Cooperation Agency, The Association for overseas Technical Schollarship Kansai Kenshu Center, etc.

• EDUCATIONAL FACILITIES
 Osaka University, Osaka University of Foreign Studies, Baika Women's College, Ottemon Gakuin University, Senri International School Foundation, etc.