NEDO and Silicon Valley Forum held Japanese Pitch Night on July 26 at Galvanize in San Francisco.
Japanese entrepreneurs, who recently completed a three-week training program in Japan and Silicon Valley, pitched their technologies and businesses to investors and corporations, aiming to raise funds and seek collaborative opportunities.
The event included a panel discussion on “How Tech in Japan and the US is Changing the M&A Game”, and had over 150 attendees showing there is a high level of interest in Japanese startups in Silicon Valley.
Greetings by Shinnosuke Kameyama, Chief Representative of NEDO Silicon Valley
Welcome Remarks by Masayoshi Watanabe, Executive Director of NEDO Headquarters in Japan
Panel and Audience