Latest UpdatesTOKYO: Demo Day of the Tokyo Metropolitan Government’s Accelerator Program "FinTech Business Camp Tokyo" (November 26)

Nov 19, 2018

In an effort to shine as the world's leading global financial city, the Tokyo Metropolitan Government (TMG) has been working with the national government and private sectors to revitalize Tokyo's financial sector. As a part of these efforts, the TMG launched its accelerator program "FinTech Business Camp Tokyo" in fiscal year 2017.
It is our great pleasure to inform you about the demo day, which is the core event summarizing the whole program of this year. Participating foreign companies are going to present the brush-upped business plans that they have worked on through the program to businesses from Tokyo, as well as to the media and other related parties.

DATE Monday, November 26, 2018, 13:40 - 18:00(Open 13:00)
Venue Hall B, 4F Toranomon Hills ForumExternal site: a new window will open. (Toranomon Hills Mori Tower, 1-23-3 Toranomon, Minato-ku, Tokyo)
Program (Tentative)
  1. Opening remarks by Mr. Takahiro Matsushita Deputy Director general,Tokyo Metropolitan Government
  2. Keynote speech (1)
    Mr. Tetsuya Kodama, BARCLAYS Securities Japan Limited, Chairman, Japan
  3. Keynote speech (2)
    Mr. Masakazu Masujima, Partner /Attorney-at-law, Mori Hamada & Matsumoto., Founder & President, FINOVATORS
  4. Testimonial from the last year’s participant company
    Mr. Peter Haslebacher, former Shift Technology COO APAC
  5. Pitches from 11 companies
    *Details of the participating companies:
    Tokyo Metropolitan Government selected the Foreign Companies which participate in the Accelerator Program FinTech Business Camp Tokyo (Tokyo Metropolitan Government)PDF file(External site: a new window will open.)(388KB)
  6. Talk session with foreign unicorn companies by Two FinTech unicorn companies that are operating in Japan
    (Moderator) Mr. Chris Dai, CEO, LONGHASH k.k.
  7. Keynote speech (3)
    Mr. Jumpei Miwa, Director of Fintech and Innovation Office, Financial Services Agency Japan
  8. Closing remarks
    Mr. Takahiro Tajiri, Senior Director for Strategic Projects at Office of the Governor for Policy Planning, Tokyo Metropolitan Government
  9. Viewing demonstrations of the participating foreign companies /Networking Event
Host Tokyo Metropolitan Government
Target participants Related parties from businesses located in Tokyo, as well as those who have an interest in the program
Admission fee Free
Language Japanese and English (simultaneous interpretation provided)
Seating Available 100 people (prior application required)


Register via following website:
Peatix (Japanese only)External site: a new window will open.


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