What is DNX B2B Summit?

B2B Summit brings together B2B tech’s most sought-after entrepreneurs, investors, and corporate partners to share insights and learn from one another.
As a B2B-focused early stage venture capital firm based in Silicon Valley and Japan, DNX Ventures has been cultivating strong and valuable relationships with leading entrepreneurs and corporate partners since 2011. B2B Summit is an opportunity for people to learn from market leaders with diverse backgrounds.

Nothing Ventured, Nothing Gained. Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital cannot thrive in Japan? Absolutely Not!

Partner of Menlo Ventures

Venky Ganesan

1/18/2017

5G is going to be everywhere. It's going to change the game.

CEO of Movandi

Maryam Rofougaran

2/13/2019

Building a great company takes time and energy. Age brings wisdom and youth brings innovation. We need to recognize and appreciate that.

ex-COO of Box

Dan Levin

1/18/2017

Grasp the latest B2B trends in one stop

Learn from the best in the industry. We cover the latest trends and insights from the top industry leaders.

Connect with peers to learn from one another

Our in-person Annual Summit happens in Tokyo, Japan and all attendees fly in from all over the world to connect and meet.

Get unique global perspective

DNX Ventures has a unique perspective from investing in Japan and the US in the last decade.

B2B Summit Online here

B2B Summit Online #2
November 10th, 2020 (Tuesday) 17:00-19:00

Methodology for Strong Growth under COVID-19

End of the year 2020 is fast approaching, and as we look back at this year and the B2B industry, the biggest impact of all without a doubt has been COVID-19. The economy slowed heavily as the movement of people came to a halt in order to prevent the spread of infection. Another byproduct of COVID-19 pandemic may be the accelerated digital transformation in many industries, as companies were forced to rethink and make major changes to the way they work and all business practices.¥

For this B2B Summit, we are welcoming the CEO of Notion as one of the speakers.  Notion, as you may know, has grown rapidly thanks to the digitization of corporate workflows, and their application is already being used by early adopters in Japan.  We will be focusing on retail tech, which has been greatly impacted by COVID-19, and discuss what new technologies emerged during the pandemic and how they are playing a role in the transformation of the industry.  We will also hear from one of DNX's Japanese portfolio companies, a start-up that has successfully secured funding in the wake of COVID-19 pandemic, about their fundraising strategies.

Speakers

Co-founder/CEO, Notion

Ivan Zhao

CEO / Co-Founder, SHIPSI

Chelsie Lee

Managing Partner at Halo Advisory (Former Head of Innovation at Target)

Gene Han

Director & CEO, XICA

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Yoshiaki Hirao

CEO of RevComm

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Takeshi Aida

CEO of Kakehashi

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Takashi Nakagawa

Past Sessions

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ADDRESS

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55 E 3rd ave. San Mateo, CA, USA 94401

Tokyo Office

2 Chome−15−1, 22nd Floor Konan, Minato-ku,
Tokyo, Japan 108-6022

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