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.
Reception and Registration
Opening Remarks: Startup Macro Trends
Tetsu Nakagaki, Managing Director at Draper Nexus
The Pursued Japanese Economy and the Future of Globalization
Richard C. Koo, Chief Economist at Nomura Research Institute
Industry Cloud: Vertical Integration
Takeo Inada, CEO of OCT
Yutaka Nakao, CEO of KAKEHASHI
Akira Kurabayashi, Managing Director at Draper Nexus
Portfolio Update: IPO Story
Koji Ogishima, CEO of TeamSpirit
Future of 5G: Opportunities and Challenges
Maryam Rofougaran, CEO of Movandi
Q Motiwala, Managing Director at Draper Nexus
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
Open Innovation Award Ceremony & Presentation
Mitch Kitamura, Managing Director at Draper Nexus
Featured Portfolio Showcase
Junya Tanimoto, CEO of O:
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