Events

Events

Berlin’s indoor farming startup InFarm wins Innovation Weekend Grand Finale in Tokyo

See the original story in Japanese. Innovation Weekend is a periodical pitch competition event organized by Tokyo-based startup incubator Sunbridge Global Ventures. Preliminary sessions were...

From Infinity Ventures Summit in Kyoto: 14 startups pitch at Launch Pad competition

This is part of our coverage of the Infinity Ventures Summit 2015 Fall in Kyoto, Japan. See the original story in Japanese. Infinity Venture Partners, a...

Health 2.0 Asia showcases five most prominent healthcare startups from Japan

See the original story in Japanese. Health2.0, started in California in 2007, is the global conference introducing the latest technologies and advanced solutions in the...

Cloud-based personnel management tool SmartHR wins TechCrunch Tokyo’s pitch competition

TechCrunch Japan, the Japanese version of the leading startup news site, held its flagship annual conference TechCrunch Tokyo in Shibuya today, where 12 outstanding startups from Japan...

Myojo Waraku: Japan’s rendition of SXSW begins in Fukuoka with showcasing prominent startups

Myojo Waraku is an annual festival taking place in Japan’s western city of Fukuoka with a flavor of America’s South by South West (SXSW) festival,...

Tokyo Motor Show 2015 indicates game changes for automotive sector

This is a guest post authored by “Tex” Pomeroy. He is a Tokyo-based writer specializing in ICT and high technology. This is a part of...

Tokyo Motor Show 2015: Lots of Misses, Nuts & Bolts but a Lot Amiss

This is a guest post authored by “Tex” Pomeroy. He is a Tokyo-based writer specializing in ICT and high technology. This is a part of...

Up-and-coming investor hosts startup event in Tokyo, encourages global entrepreneurship

This is part of our coverage of Skyland Ventures Festa Tokyo 2015. See the original story in Japanese. Tokyo-based Skyland Ventures was founded by young but...

From Infinity Ventures Summit in Kyoto: 13 startups pitch at Launch Pad competition

This is part of our coverage of the Infinity Ventures Summit 2014 in Kyoto, Japan. See the original story in Japanese. At the Infinity Ventures Summit...

China’s biggest tech conference GMIC to come to Tokyo this Friday

GMIC (Global Mobile Internet Conference) is a Beijing-based annual conference event organized by GWC (Great Wall Club), the organization comprising of delegates from outstanding...