Events

Events

From 10th Infinity Venture Summit in Kobe: Here’s 14 teams at Launchpad pitch finals

See the original story in Japanese. This is a part of our coverage of Infinity Ventures Summit (IVS) 2017 Spring in Kobe. During the 10th edition...

From Monozukuri Hub Meetup in Kyoto: Entrepreneurship for Youth and Students in Japan

This is a guest post by Sabrina Sasaki, a marketing representative of Kyoto-based hardware startup accelerator Makers Boot Camp. The accelerator holds the Monozukuri...

Korea’s Dot, Braille smartwatch and tablet startup, wins Slush Tokyo 2017 pitch finals

See the original story in Japanese. This is a part of our on-site coverage of Slush Tokyo 2017. Slush Tokyo 2017, one of the largest startup...

Kyoto’s Makers Boot Camp partners with La French Tech to help more IoT startups...

This is a guest post by Sabrina Sasaki, a marketing representative of Kyoto-based hardware startup accelerator Makers Boot Camp. The accelerator holds the Monozukuri...

Startups promote 8K and 360-degree broadcasting solutions at Inter Bee in Tokyo

This is a guest post authored by “Tex” Pomeroy. He is a Tokyo-based writer specializing in ICT and high technology. This year, startups like Soracom...

Japan’s Sumitomo Mitsui showcases five finalists from first ever FinTech hackathon

See the original story in Japanese. In October Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC) held a demo-day for its first ever the Mirai Hackathon event. The...

Patent Information Fair brings startups together in Japan

This is a guest post authored by “Tex” Pomeroy. He is a Tokyo-based writer specializing in ICT and high technology. The Patent Information Fair &...

Tokyo International Industry Exhibition 2016 utilizes expanded convention center

This is a guest post authored by “Tex” Pomeroy. He is a Tokyo-based writer specializing in ICT and high technology. Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike attended...

Surprise showings for startups in Tokyo

This is a guest post authored by “Tex” Pomeroy. He is a Tokyo-based writer specializing in ICT and high technology. October has seen many confabs...

From Monozukuri Hub Meetup: DFM and prototype experts meet hardware startups

This is a guest post by Sabrina Sasaki, a marketing representative of Kyoto-based hardware startup accelerator Makers Boot Camp, together with volunteer Takako Teruyama....