Inno Vietnam-Japan Fast Track Pitch 2023

Inno Vietnam-Japan Fast Track Pitch 2023

Welcome to the Fast Track Pitch.

This is your pathway to open innovation with industry leading companies and visionary startups in ASEAN and Japan. Find unique co-creation opportunities and grow together to make the world better.

Grant Opportunity for Finalists

Project proposals by finalist startups of the Fast Track Pitch will be given additional points in the selection process of the Asia Digital Transformation (ADX) Promotion Program. The ADX Promotion Program provides grants of up to 50 million Japanese Yen.
*Applications for this program should be made by a Japanese project partner.
*The ADX Program is selected different selection process and criteria from the Fast Track Pitch.
*To apply for the ADX program, please refer to the following program website and submit application separately.

Outline of Asia Digital Transformation (ADX) Promotion ProgramPDFファイル(899KB)

About the Fast Track Pitch

The Fast Track Pitch is the new platform for start-ups and companies from ASEAN, Japan, and around the world to co-create open innovation.
At the Fast Track Pitch in Vietnam, leading companies from Vietnam and Japan provide challenge to solve in collaborations with start-ups and campanies. Selected start-ups and campanies will pitch their proposals to challenge owners and supporters at the finalist pitch event in Hanoi.
The Fast Track Pitch provides unique business development opportunities for both start-ups and companies and generates open innovation in ASEAN.

Challenge Timeline

October 1
Deadline to submit proposals (Extended)
September 24
Deadline to submit proposals
September 25- October 6
Interviews with shortlisted start-ups and companies
Mid of October
Announcement of finalist start-ups and companies
End of October
Pitch Brush Up
November 3
Finalist Pitch in HanoiPDFfile(770KB)
Challenge Owner Startup Name Country
Becamex Tokyu BTS Technology Vietnam
Vietcetera Media Vietnam
FPT IS Faeger Japan
Hekate Vietnam
Fujikin Rikkei AI Vietnam
AWL Japan
MoMo Handprint Singapore
Money Forward Ecotek Vietnam
WISAMI Vietnam
VinGroup/VinES Emulsion Flow Japan
BatX Energies India


Register for Fast Track Pitch Event now and win a chance to develop new businesses!

Supported By

50th Year of ASEAN-Japan friendship and corporation

  • The year 2023 marks the 50th commemorative year of ASEAN-Japan relations. JETRO actively contribute to make the anniversary year a new start of the collaborative relationship for the future.


JETRO, or the Japan External Trade Organization, is a government-related organization that works to promote mutual trade and investment between Japan and the rest of the world.


J-Bridge is a business platform to facilitate collaboration between Japanese and overseas companies. JETRO supports cross-border open innovation for accelerating digital and green transformation.


For more information, please contact:

JETRO Hanoi Office