J-Startup Hour

Next growth in Japanese startup.The next innovation to the world.

世界で戦い勝てる企業を作り、世界に新しい革新を。 J-Startupは選ばれた企業を官民で集中支援し、成功モデルを創出します。 「ブーム」から「カルチャー」へ。 ここで生まれたヒーローがスタートアップの地位を高め、日本のベンチャーエコシステムをさらに強くします。 J-Startup Hourでは注目スタートアップ企業や支援者によるセッションをProvide weekly opportunities for public and private players to gather in the core, innovation· Accelerate community formation.

Summary

  • Date and time: Every Thursday 18: 00-19: 00 * * Held as a part of Thursday Gathering
  • Venue: Toranomon Hills Cafe
  • Address: 〒 105-0001 Toranomon, Minato-ku, Tokyo 1-23-3 Toranomon Hills Mori Tower 2F

Interview schedule

The 36th to 37th are special feature on "fusion of software and hardware" such as IoT!
6/20 (Thursday) 6/27 (Thursday) twice, "Fusion of software and hardware" is a feature.
Software startups such as AI, IoT, etc. will be on the stage to challenge manufacturing.

The 37th of June 27 18:00-19:00 < “Learn from the case study, the challenges and turning points of the manufacturing start-up >

  • Charanese Co., Ltd. Director CTO Satoshi Koyama
  • Robit Inc. Director CTO Masami Arai
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Research & Consulting Co., Ltd. Senior Researcher Hakuyo Kitahiro (case study creation member)
  • General Environment Association Environmental Co-creation Initiative Mid-course Kosuke Project Leader (Moderator)

The 36th June 20 18:00-19:00 < Background of "Contract guidelines for manufacturing start-up" >

  • Mr. Yoshiyuki Sekine Director CFO Pixi Dust Technologies Co., Ltd.
  • Hamano Manufacturing Co., Ltd. Corporate Planning Department Mr. Masanobu Kowaka
  • Tokyo Flex Law Office Atsushi Ito (Contract guidelines creation member)
  • Nomura Research Institute, Ltd. Kazuhiko Komamura Senior Consultant (contract guideline creation member)
  • General Environment Association Environmental Co-creation Initiative Mid-course Kosuke Project Leader (Moderator)

The 35th June 6th 18:00-19:00 < STARTUPs × PR

  • Rika Nakazawa (Mercali, Inc. / Corporate Communications Team Manager)
  • Okita Aiko (Japan Environmental Design Co., Ltd. / Public Relations)
  • Mitsugishi Kishi (Emotion tech / PR manager) moderator
  • Atsushi Kameyama (STARIDER / CEO)
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The 34th May 23 18:00-19:00 < STARTUPs × IP Strategy-IPAS Result Report- >

  • Kaoris Co., Ltd. Representative Director Mr. Tatsuyoshi Shimazu
  • Deloitte Tohmatsu Venture Support Co., Ltd. Yu Matsumoto
  • Patent Office Research and Planning Division Yoichi Kikuchi
  • Publink Co., Ltd. Representative Director Seiichiro Sakurai (Moderator)

The 33rd May 16th 18:00-19:00 < J-Startup × Singapore ~ Real of Singapore Ecosystem ~ >

  • Singapore Embassy in Tokyo
  • Startups active in Singapore
  • Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry

The 32nd April 18th 18: 00-19: 00 <Sandbox x J-Startup-Startups Change Institutions, Change Society>

  • Kaoris Co., Ltd. Representative Director Mr. Tatsuyoshi Shimazu
  • Mr. Masakazu Masujima, Lawyer, Mori-Shibata Matsumoto Law Office
  • Makoto Anzai, Manager, New Business Group, Planning Department, Kansai Electric Power Co., Ltd.
  • Mr. Kazunori Tsuji, Deputy General Manager, Seven Bank, Ltd.
  • Kenji Ota, New Business Creation Office, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry
  • Publink Co., Ltd. Representative Director Seiichiro Sakurai (Moderator)

The 31st March 28th 18: 00-19: 00 <The person who controls VOICE opens up the next generation business>

  • Hmcomm CEO Mr. Koji Mimoto
  • Hmcomm Corporation CTO Osamu Ueno
  • Hmcomm Co., Ltd. Outside director (Mitsubishi UFJ Capital Co., Ltd.) Mr. Yoshio Seibu
  • Mr. Noriaki Ozaki (Moderator) Representative Director, TX Entrepreneur Partners Deputy Director / S Factory

The 30th March 14th 18: 00-19: 00 <Change the world of gene therapy with RNA vectors>

  • Mr. Masaharu Matsushima, CEO of Tokiwa Bio Inc.
  • Tokiwa Bio Inc. CTO Makoto Nakanishi
  • Mr. Noriaki Ozaki (Moderator) Representative Director, TX Entrepreneur Partners Deputy Director / S Factory

The 29th March 7th 18: 00 - 19: 00 «Case study of health care venture support ~ Founding period»

  • Mr. Tomohito Kinnos graduate school, Digital Hollywood University
  • IF Lifetime Ventures Representative Partner Yusuke Kimura
  • Tomohiro Tange Managing Director, INCJ Inc.
  • Mr. Masahiko Hara, President and CEO of mediVR Corporation
  • Hiroyoshi Kato, Visiting Professor, Digital Hollywood Graduate School (Moderator)

The 28th February 28 18:00 - 19:00 «Save the local mobility service with the startup tech»

  • 電脳交通 代表取締役 近藤 洋祐氏 ・NearMe CEO 髙原 幸一郎氏 ・notteco 事業部長 沼尾 弘樹氏 ・HEART CATCH 代表 西村 真里子氏(モデレータ) ・デロイトトーマツコンサルティング合同会社 シニアマネジャー 濵田 悠氏 · Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry Mobility and future of region · city Project Team

The 27th February 21, 18: 00 - 19: 00 «Aim for the creation of new value through mobility startup × industry type collaboration

  • akippa Business Planning Office Naoto Inoue
  • Double Frontier President Yutaka Yagihashi
  • Mr. Mariko Nishimura representative of HEART CATCH (moderator)
  • Azusa Audit Corporation NEXT Unicorn Advisory Office Katsuhiro Sakaguchi
  • Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry mobility and future project team of area and city

The 26th February 14 18:00 - 19:00 «Who are the new players who will change urban mobility? ② »

  • Ms. Reiko Shiode, responsible for HillsVia Mori Building
  • Satoru Sato, General Manager, Planning Department, WHILL MaaS
  • Mr. Mariko Nishimura representative of HEART CATCH (moderator)
  • Mr. Shinzo Inoue, President & CEO of LIGARE
  • Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry mobility and future project team of area and city 

The 25th February 7th 18: 00 - 19: 00 «Who are the new players who will change urban mobility? ① »

  • Mr. Hideyuki Nakajima, Chairman of the Board, Future Share
  • Azit Executive Officer Mr. Toshiyuki Suzuki
  • Mr. Mariko Nishimura representative of HEART CATCH (moderator)
  • Roland Berger-Innovation Director Yumi Kawabata
  • Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry mobility and future project team of area and city

24th January 31st 18: 00 - 19: 00 «Space Business x Intellectual Property»

  • Accel Space CTO Naoki Miyashita
  • Global brain partner Hidetoshi Aoki
  • Nomura Research Institute Mr. Masashi Sato (Moderator)

23rd January 24th 18: 00 - 19: 00 «Intellectual Property Strategy of University Started Venture»

  • Meltin MMI CEO Masahiro Kuwatani
  • Mr. Akihiko Nagata, Managing Director, Realtech Fund
  • Kenji Kainuma (Moderator), Patent Office

22nd January 17th 18: 00 - 19: 00 «Startup Munitim and Intellectual Human Resources»

  • Mr. Hironobu Higashi, Research and Consulting Division, Japan Research Institute
  • Mr. Atsushi Uemura, Mercalli Legal Group
  • Representative Director, Venture Cafe, Associate Professor, Babson University Yasuhiro Yamakawa
  • Patent Office Wataru Imamura (Moderator)

21st January 10th 18: 00 - 19: 00 ≪ドローンビジネス×知財≫ ・

  • Mr. Atsushi Nakahata Representative DRONEIPLAB
  • Mr. Takeshi Kageyama, Executive Officer, License Officer, Aeronext
  • Mr. Kaname Matsumoto (Moderator), Patent Office

The 20th December 13 18:00-19:00«Conditions of healthcare venture that VC wants to invest 投資 (planned)

  • Mr. Susumu Oshita, President and Representative Director of MedVenture Partners Ltd. (J-startup nominating member)
  • Takehiko Sawa, Director, Health & Medical Team, INCJ Venture Growth Investment Group, Inc.
  • Mr. Fumiaki Ikeno, Senior Researcher, Cardiology Department, Stanford University (Moderator)

The 19th December 6 18:00-19:00“Working at a Startup Fighting in the World” Vol. 2

  • Mr. Kazuhito Otsubo, BizteX Corporation
  • Mr. Junshi Kawamura Unipos Co., Ltd.
  • Mr. Hatsutsuki at Tokyo Ihi
  • Mr. Daisuke Suzuki, Sony Corporation
  • FastGrow Nishikawa Johnny Yusuke (Moderator)

18th November 29th 18: 00 - 19: 00 «Medical × Robotics × AI»

  • Riverfield Co., Ltd. President and CEO Kensuke Kawashima
  • Mr. Yasuharu Hama General Manager, Division of MedTech Division, Exa Wizards Co., Ltd.
  • Mr. Fumiaki Ikeno, Senior Researcher, Cardiology Department, Stanford University (Moderator)

17th November 15th 18: 00 - 19: 00 «Doctor x Entrepreneur x VR»

  • Holoeyes Co-founder COO Mr. Maki Sugimoto
  • Masahiko Hara President and CEO, mediVR Corporation
  • Mr. Asuka Tomihara General Manager, Medical and Welfare Equipment Division, Healthcare Industry Division, Commerce and Service Group, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (Moderator)

The 16th November 8th 18: 00 - 19: 00 «New Service Drawn by Healthcare Venture»

  • Mr. Yuko Mizoguchi, President and CEO, FiNC Technologies, Inc.
  • Mr. Satoshi Kawamura President and CEO Rekio Power Technology Co., Ltd.
  • Mr. Fumiaki Ikeno, Senior Researcher, Cardiology Department, Stanford University (Moderator)

15th November 1 18: 00 - 19: 00 "Working at a startup fighting the world"

  • User Base Culture Team, Inc. Gold Finger Pearl
  • Triple W Japan Co., Ltd. Marketer Sakae Sakai
  • Incubate Fund Community Manager Yuki Shimizu (Moderator)

The 14th October 18th 18: 00 - 19: 00 «IOT Healthcare Venture»

  • Mr. Masanori Kobayashi Director, Japan Branch, Triple W Japan Co., Ltd.
  • O: CEO Junya Tanimoto
  • Mr. Asuka Tomihara General Manager, Medical and Welfare Equipment Division, Healthcare Industry Division, Commerce and Service Group, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (Moderator)

13th October 11th 18: 00 - 19: 00 «Ultra Gachinko Type Therapy Equipment Development Venture»

  • Mr. Rhyo Tsuru, Director, P. Mind Co., Ltd.
  • Cure-Up Co., Ltd. President and Chief Executive Officer Dr. Yuta Satake
  • Mr. Asuka Tomihara General Manager, Medical and Welfare Equipment Division, Healthcare Industry Division, Commerce and Service Group, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (Moderator)

The twelfth September 2718: 00 - 19: 00

  • Telexistence Co., Ltd. Co-Founder & CEO / Co-founder and CEO Hitoshi Tomioka
  • Vice President, Trial Holdings, Inc. Group CIO Koji Nishikawa
  • Representative Director, Venture Cafe Tokyo, Associate Professor Babson University Yoshihiro Yamakawa (Moderator, scheduled)

11th September 20th 18: 00 - 19: 00

  • Oltz, Inc. CFO Evangelist Seiji Nakano
  • JAFCO Corporation Director Keisuke Miyoshi
  • Venture Cafe Tokyo Representative Director, Associate Professor Babson University Yasuhiro Yamakawa (moderator, scheduled)

The 10th September 13th 18: 00 - 19: 00

  • Mr. Soichi Matsuda President & CEO LeapMind Co., Ltd.
  • Itochu Technology Ventures, Inc. Partner Junichiro Kono
  • Venture Cafe Tokyo Representative Director, Associate Professor Babson University Yasuhiro Yamakawa (Moderator)

The 9th August 30th 18: 00 - 19: 00

  • Mr. Keisuke Izumi Sumi Chief Operating Officer Chief Operating Officer MAMORIO CORPORATION
  • Mr. Takahiro Fukui Business Development Office, Japan Post Co., Ltd.
  • Venture Cafe Tokyo Representative Director, Associate Professor Babson University Yasuhiro Yamakawa (Moderator)

8th August 9 th (Thurs) 18: 00 - 19: 00

  • Mr. Junichi Dezawa Representative Director / CEO, Inc.
  • Mr. Hiroshi Soga, President of Capion Co., Ltd.
  • AT Kearney Co., Ltd. Japan Corporate Chairman / Partner Takaaki Umezawa (Moderator)

7th Thursday, August 2 (Thu) 18: 00 - 19: 00

  • Holoeyes CEO & CTO Naoya Taniguchi
  • Senior Director (Venture Program), Strategic Planning and Management Division, Marketing Strategy Division, Fujitsu Ltd. Mr. Naomi Tokunaga
  • Mr. Yoshiaki Ishii (Moderator), Planning Director, Cabinet Office Policy Director (in charge of science, technology and innovation) and Counselor (innovation creation environment)

The 6th July 26 (Thu) 18:00-19:00

  • Mr. Eri Makita Representative Director and President, Tsumug Co., Ltd.
  • Kazuo Kanamaru, Director, Open Innovation Center, R & D Division, Sharp Corporation
  • Yoshihiro Yamakawa (Moderator) Representative Director, Venture Cafe Tokyo

The fifth July 19 (Thu) 18:00 – 19:00

  • Fringe 81 Representative Director / CEO Mr. Cho Tanaka ・ Leos Capital Representative Director / Chairman Mr. Hideto Fujino
  • Yoshihiro Yamakawa (Moderator) Representative Director, Venture Cafe Tokyo

Fourth July 12 th (Thu) 18: 00 - 19: 00

  • Mr. Atsushi Ishiyama, President and Representative Director, EXA Wizards
  • Japan Research Institute, Inc.
  • Yoshihiro Yamakawa (Moderator) Representative Director, Venture Cafe Tokyo

The third July 5 (Thu) 18:00-19:00

  • WA Faming President and Representative Director Fumiko Kato
  • Yuko Kato, Managing Director, Tokyu Accelerate Program, Tokyu Railway
  • Yoshihiro Yamakawa (Moderator) Representative Director, Venture Cafe Tokyo

The 2nd June 28 th (Thurs) 18: 00 - 19: 00

  • Mr. Michihiko Iwamoto, Chairman of the Board, Japan Environmental Design
  • Mr. Tokuji Nakajima President & CEO, Global Mobility Service
  • Mr. Ejima Saito General Manager, Tohmatsu Venture Support Business Headquarters
  • Yoshihiro Yamakawa (Moderator) Representative Director, Venture Cafe Tokyo

1st June 21st (Thu) 18: 00 - 19: 00

  • Mr. Atsushi Matsumoto, President and CEO, Laxul Co., Ltd.
  • AT Kearney Co., Ltd. Japan Corporate Chairman / Partner Takaaki Umezawa
  • Yoshihiro Yamakawa (Moderator) Representative Director, Venture Cafe Tokyo