JETRO to Host 4 Japanese Female Entrepreneurs for Pitch Event at WiSE24

Jun 12, 2020


Listen to the product pitches from 4 of Japan's leading female entrepreneurs at the Women's International Showcase of Entrepreneurs (WiSE24) 2020!

June 18, 2020
3:30 - 4:00 PM PST


Event Ticket FREE with Code: JETRO
(Code is sponsored by JETRO to promote Japanese startups)



JETRO will host 4 Japanese female entrepreneurs for a special pitch event at the Women's International Showcase of Entrepreneurs (WiSE24) 2020. Each speaker represents an innovative Japanese startup in the AI or biocare sectors, with products spreading across banking, transportation, government, and healthcare.

Each company is part of JETRO's J-Startup Program, which provides mentoring and networks in the global community through JETRO's acceleration program. J-Startup companies are carefully selected by dedicated recommenders including top-tier venture capitalists, accelerators, and representatives from large companies. 

At WiSE24, with its large international audience, J-Startup will be focusing on the theme of social impact and promoting the global scaleup of Japan’s female entrepreneurs.

Due to the nature of this event, details about the entrepreneurs and their companies will not be provided until the day of the event. We invite all interested professionals to register for an Event Ticket for FREE with the code "JETRO". Please note that JETRO is sponsoring these codes with the intent of raising awareness to Japanese startups. 


3:30 - 3:45 PM

Fireside Chat with Entrepreneurs:

Ari Horie, Founder and CEO, Women's Startup Lab

Ichiro Sone, Executive Vice President, JETRO

3:45 - 4:00 PM

Product Pitches from Entrepreneurs

WiSE24 is a global online conference featuring hundreds of pitch events from woman entrepreneurs. This year, it will showcase companies from 10 cities around the world, live online broadcasts of the startup pitch sessions, and local innovation leaders presenting their unique offerings to the world.

WiSE24 will feature pitch events throughout the day from 7:00AM-9:30PM, so please join these in addition to JETRO's event!

The Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) and WiSE24