"FI Japan Summer Cohort Graduation Party" Event

Virtual session

August 3, 2023 | 18:00 - 19:30
Room: VCT SPACE *This is a hybrid session (In-person + Online)

Please note this session is a hybrid session meaning you can participate either in person or online. If you’d like to participate in person, please pre-register yourself here (Peatix). (For online participation, you can pre-register yourself in this page.)


Organizer | 主催者: Founder Institute Japan / Openfor.co / Venture Cafe @CIC Tokyo

Venue | 現地会場:CIC Tokyo(東京都港区虎ノ門1-17-1 虎ノ門ヒルズビジネスタワー 15F)

Description | 概要:

Join us for the “FI Japan 2023 Summer Cohort Graduation Party” where we celebrate the dedication, innovation, and perseverance of the exceptional founders who have successfully completed the Founder Institute Summer Cohort program. This unforgettable evening of celebration and informal networking will connect you with other like-minded individuals, startup mentors, advisors, investors, VCs, and corporates from the Founder Institute Tokyo network. Come be a part of this memorable celebration, and let’s raise a toast to the future success of our graduates and to the continued growth and prosperity of the entire Founder Institute Japan community! See you at the “FI Japan 2023 Summer Cohort Graduation Party” Event!


Mentors who will attend: TBD


  • Erdinc Ekinci: Co-Founder, CEO of Openfor.co, Co-Director of Founder Institute Japan, Co-Director of Founder Institute Korea
  • Yu Li Shein: Co-Founder, COO of Openfor.co, Co-Director of Founder Institute Japan, Co-Director of Founder Institute Korea, CEO of Silicon Valley Branch of Global Innovation Consulting Inc.

Who Should Attend?

  • Anyone who wants to gain invaluable insights from graduate alumni and award-winning mentors
  • Anyone interested in learning about the benefits of joining the Founder Institute’s programs
  • Anyone seeking inspiration and encouragement from the successful founders
  • Anyone seeking connections with experienced startup mentors and advisors
  • Anyone who wish to be a part of this joyous occasion

What is the Agenda?

  • Founder Institute & Co-host Organization Introduction
  • Mentors and Alumni Introduction
  • Q&A
  • Networking, Socializing, and Drinks

We Proudly Announce the Following Graduates:

  • Daisuke Ito, Founder & CEO at ad-dice Co., Ltd
  • Naoko Fujihira, Co-Founder & CEO at Kachibin
  • Kyo Ueda, CEO & Founder at Lingo Mii
  • Maki Iguchi, Marketing Director at Lingo Mii
  • Alexander Appell, Co-Founder at Lingo Mii
  • IBRAHIM ORHAN, CEO & Co-founder at Kanaria Tech
  • Keito Takishita, Representative Director & COO at Kanaria Tech
  • Khatanbold Bat-Erdene, Founder & CEO at Gertech OKUSURI-AI
  • Orgil Ganbat, Co-Founder & COO at Gertech OKUSURI-AI
  • Enkhbaatar (Eba) Tserendendev, Lead Software Engineer at Gertech Inc. OKUSURI-AI
  • Erdenemaa Nyamdorj, Gertech Inc. OKUSURI-AI
  • Tserensodnom Enkhbaatar, Gertech Okutsuri AI
  • Mike Ogawa, CEO & Founder at QuickDoq
  • Choong Wai(David) Fu, Co-Founder at Tenatch
  • Emre LEVENT, Founder & CEO at PeroVision
  • Takamichi Matsusako, CEO & Habit Designer at CALENDAR Inc.
  • Sanketh Siddaraju, Founder & CEO – Subzero coldchain
  • Hiroki Yamashita, Founder & CEO at Virtual Motorsport Lab Inc.
  • Takeshi Kawasaki, Founder & CEO at mirrorX
  • Ryounosuke Takeuchi, Founder at Penguin Ops inc.
  • Koryu Kawatani, Representative Director & CEO at Innovare Co., Ltd.
  • Uranzaya Baasanjav, Co-Founder & COO at Zenor LLC
  • Aman Jain, Founder & CEO at SkillSense.ai

About the Ecosystem Organizations: 

  • Founder Institute Korea (https://fi.co): The Founder Institute is the world’s most proven network to turn ideas into fundable startups, and startups into global businesses. Since 2009, our structured accelerator programs have helped over 6,500 entrepreneurs raise over $1.75BN in funding. Based in Silicon Valley and with chapters across 95 countries, our mission is to empower communities of talented and motivated people to build impactful technology companies worldwide.
  • Openfor.co (https://www.openfor.co): Openfor.co is a global partnership development incubator that provides an online platform, boot camp program, and global community for collaborations!
  • Venture Cafe (http://venturecafetokyo.org/): Our vision is to connect Tokyo (& Japan) along with our global network – based individuals, communities and organizations into one tightly woven successful innovation network. Free to join and drinks will be provided!

Free to join and drinks will be provided!

August 3, 2023