Please note this session is a hybrid session meaning you can participate either in person or online. If you’d like to participate, please click the “Pre-register” button at the top of this page to select your participation method and pre-register.

概要 | Descriptions:

“What Does Tsukuba Need to Nurture Global Startups?”


This panel discussion will explore how Tsukuba City can develop as an international innovation hub based on the successful Luxinnovation model. We will introduce Luxembourg’s innovation policies and programs and discuss how these can be applied to the startup ecosystem in the Tsukuba area and in local communities in Japan.


登壇者 | Speaker:

  • David Foy(LUXINNOVATION Head of International Business Development – Digital Economy)
  • 藤本 あゆみ | Ayumi Fujimoto(Plug and Play Japan株式会社 執行役員CMO、一般社団法人スタートアップエコシステム協会 代表理事 | Executive officer CMO of Plug and Play Japan/President of Startup Ecosystem Association Japan)
  • 鈴木 絵里子 | Eriko Suzuki Schweisgut(Kind Capital ファウンダー兼代表取締役 | CEO and Founder of Kind Capital)
  • 平山 雄太 | Yuta Hirayama(つくば市顧問、IDEAPOST株式会社代表取締役社長 | Advisor to Tsukuba City、Founder/CEO of IDEAPOST)<モデレーター>

■オンライン参加方法 | How to join the session online

※各セッション開始10分前になりますと、「PRE-REGISTER」のボタンが「JOIN ONLINE」に切り替わりますのでそちらをクリックしてください。


10 minutes before the start of each session, the “PRE-REGISTER” button will change to “JOIN ONLINE”.

※You can join online from 10 minutes before the session starts (if you are not able to join at the time, please refresh your screen).

December 7, 2023