Shibuya Welcome Service 1 Year Anniversary Party!

Virtual session

February 24, 2022 | 20:00 - 21:00
Room: Niji (CIC Tokyo)

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 (for the session & the demo), please pre-register yourself here (Peatix). (For online participation (session only), you can pre-register yourself in this page.)


Venue | 会場:CIC Tokyo

Languege | 言語:English 英語

Description | 概要:

Over the last year, the Shibuya Welcome Service community has grown significantly in numbers and impact. And we want to take the time to celebrate our partners and supporters who helped build a strong and diverse startup community.

Join us on February 24th from 8pm for our one-year anniversary! The event will feature talk sessions from Shibuya Welcome Service partners and supporters, pitches from Shibuya startup founders and an engaging networking session!


20:00 – Keynote speech 

Shibuya startups 2021-2022: milestones and future.

  • Yoshiro Tasaka, Director of Global Strategy Division at Shibuya City Government

20:10 – Pitch Night

Moderator :

  • Sasha Kaverina, Communication Advisor at Shibuya Welcome Service

Speakers :

  • Wei Chai, 株式会社Mona – CEO & Founder
  • Nate Black , Konba – CEO & Founder
  • George Reed, Noetic Digital – CEO & Founder

20:20 – Panel Discussion: How to support foreign founders?

Panelists : 

  • Alex Odajima, EDGEof INNOVATION
  • Yuki Shirato, Corporate Attorney / Angel Investor / Startup Enthusiast
  • Jin Tanaka, Director of Investment, DEEPCORE

20:55 – Closing remarks

  • Miho Tanaka, Startup Visa Lead, Director of SWS
February 24, 2022