B2B Summit

February 13th , 2019

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B2BSummit in Tokyo

Welcome to B2B summit 2019!

As a B2B-focused, cross-border VC fund, Draper Nexus has been involved in the B2B scene in the US and Japan since 2011.

B2B Summit is an opportunity for you to showcase your company to Japanese corporate executives and startup entrepreneurs and envision the future of where our society is headed.

This year, our main themes are “Industry Cloud”, “AI Implementations”, “5G/ Tele-communication” .

We are thrilled to support entrepreneurs that are keen to collaborate with the largest Japanese corporations and expand the business into Japanese market.

For

Startups

¥
5,000
Buy Startup Ticket
FOR

Corporates

¥
35,000
Buy General Admission Ticket
Schedule

Agenda

12:30 PM - 13:00 PM

Reception and Registration

13:00 PM - 13:20 PM

Opening Remarks: Startup Macro Trends

Tetsu Nakagaki, Managing Director at Draper Nexus

13:20 PM - 14:00 PM

The Pursued Japanese Economy and the Future of Globalization

Richard C. Koo, Chief Economist at Nomura Research Institute

14:00 PM - 14:10 PM

Short Break with Coffee

14:10 PM - 14:55 PM

Industry Cloud: Vertical Integration

Takeo Inada, CEO of OCT
Yutaka Nakao, CEO of Kakehashi
Akira Kurabayashi, Managing Director at Draper Nexus

14:55 PM - 15:00 PM

Short Break with Coffee

15:00 PM - 15:45 PM

Future of 5G: Opportunities and Challenges

Maryam Rofougaran, CEO of Movandi
Q Motiwala, Managing Director at Draper Nexus

15:45 PM - 16:00 PM

Short Break with Coffee

16:00 PM - 16:45 PM

AI Implementations: What worked and what didn't?

Greg Martin, CEO of JASK
Steve Gu, CEO of AiFi
Hiro Rio Maeda, Managing Director at Draper Nexus

16:45 pM - 17:00 PM

Short Break with Coffee

17:00 pM - 17:30 pM

Open Innovation Award

Mitch Kitamura, Managing Director at Draper Nexus

17:30 pM - 18:00 pM

Closing Keynote

TBD

18:00 PM - 18:10 PM

Closing

SPEAKERS

Speaker Lineup

Richard C. Koo
Chief Economist at Nomura
Greg Martin
CEO and Co-Founder of JASK
Maryam Rofougaran
Co-CEO of Mavandi
Steve Gu
CEO of AiFi
Takeo Inada
CEO of OCT
Yutaka Nakao
CEO of Kakehashi
SPEAKERS

Past Speakers

Chika Terada
Sansan
Chris Hill
WeWork
David Gurle
Symphony
Jim Cantrell
Vector Space
Luisa Lima
Fyde
Mike Kayamori
Quoine
Shinichiro Kai
Folio
Tim Draper
DFJ, Draper Associates
Yosuke Tsuji
Money Forward
Yuya Nakamura
AXELSPACE
Attendees

Attended by industry leaders

Venue

Tokyo Kaikan

Located in the heart of Tokyo

address

3 Chome-2-1 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tōkyō-to 100-0005, Japan

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