::: 2023.11.22 2023 Japan Meets Taiwan | Shibuya Startup Support x Startup Island TAIWAN x Taiwan Tech Arena – Startup@Taipei

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2023 Japan Meets Taiwan | Shibuya Startup Support x Startup Island TAIWAN x Taiwan Tech Arenatitle

Join us for the networking event: Japan Meets Taipei 

Are you interested in Japan's market entry?

Are you curious to learn about the Japanese startup scene? 

Join us on November 29, the day before Meet Taipei, to hear some of the interesting talks and pitches from the leading founders and ecosystem builders. We will first have a few elevator pitches by the startup ecosystem builders from Japan, later on followed by panel discussions by leading founders who’ve entered the Japanese market from Taiwan. We will finish off with engaging networking with snacks and drinks!

Make sure to register and secure your spot. There is a limited number of spots available, so sign up quickly. See you soon! 


 Japan Meets Taipei 

 Time: Nov 29, 18:30-20:30

 Location: 3F Open Staircase, Taiwan Tech Arena (TTA)  | 3F, No. 2, Section 4, Nanjing E Rd, Songshan District, Taipei City, Taiwan 105

 Language: English


18:30 Registration

19:00 Event starts

19:40 Networking

20:30 The End


1. Ecosystem Pitches - learn about Japanese startup ecosystem and Japan entry 
 How Tokyo Shibuya City supports international startups to enter the Japanese market
 Sayaka Nakashima, Partnerships at Shibuya Startup Support

Shibuya Startup Support is an initiative by the Shibuya City Office to support international founders and startups on their entrepreneurial journey in Japan. The program offers a comprehensive array of resources and services, from mentorship to networking opportunities, access to funding, guidance on business development, and support in navigating regulatory processes. Additionally, the program extends assistance through the startup visa program, streamlining the process for international entrepreneurs to establish their ventures in Japan.

 Creative tech scenes in Tokyo / Launching DIG Shibuya
 Yoshiro Tasaka, Director of the Global Hub City Promotion Office of Shibuya City
DIG Shibuya is a touring art and culture event in which public spaces are transformed into a single, decentralised art museum. This experimental event invites artists and creative tech startups from Japan and overseas, creates opportunities for people to get inspired and to collaborate.

 Takeoff Tokyo 
Takeoff Tokyo is a two-day event for world-conquering founders, visionary investors, influential media and ecosystem players from around the world. Startups will go head to head in a pitch contest, entrepreneurs and investors will share their experiences on panel discussions.


2. Panel discussion - Real talks by startups & ecosystem builders
There are many reasons why Japan can be a good choice to start and grow businesses, but what are the actual expereinces look like? We will invite some leading startups and founders, as well as experienced ecosystem builders to share their Japan Entry experiences. 


IF TICKET CAPACITY REACHED > Please email Allenjohn@startupislandtaiwan.info  & Chiara@Startupislandtaiwan.info directly.