World Series Season, Tokyo 04 March 2024
The Japanese hub is filled with exciting entrepreneurs and innovation from around Japan and beyond.
Companies that are looking to connect and choose their best VCs in their views to go into business is always a considerate match making process, sometimes complex in final deals. Founders would like to be sure that they have the best possible investor match for their company’s vision. On the other hand, what the the VCs can offer in terms of resources, network and experience.
The Venture Capital World Summit with its own diversity, offers unique perspectives for our attendees and investees. Our vision and offering is based in helping and making companies grow fast by succeeding and reaching worldwide markets.
VCs are investing in a wide range of innovations from robotics, artificial intelligence, autonomous vehicles, augmented reality, virtual reality, blockchain, quantum computing, internet of things, healthtech, foodtech, cleantech, proptech, among others.
At our event in Tokyo, we are bringing our local and international partners to the summit, so don’t miss it.
The day will start at 09.00 hours am with registrations and networking. It will include presentations, discussions panels, networking sessions, pitches and meetings throughout the day.
Tokyo, the capital city of Japan, is home to a thriving venture capital (VC) scene. The city is a hub for innovation and entrepreneurship, and VC firms are eager to invest in promising startups.
VC firms provide funding to early-stage companies in exchange for equity, with the goal of helping these companies grow and eventually go public or be acquired. In Tokyo, VC firms are active in a wide range of sectors, including technology, healthcare, and e-commerce.
One of the key players in the Tokyo VC scene is Digital Garage, a leading early-stage VC firm that has invested in companies such as Mercari and Classmethod. Another prominent firm is Incubate Fund, which has backed companies such as Aromajoin and Wantedly.
In recent years, the Japanese government has made efforts to support the VC industry and foster entrepreneurship in the country. The government has established various initiatives and programs to provide funding and resources to startups, including the “Cool Japan” program and the “Japan Revitalization Strategy.”
The Tokyo VC scene has also been boosted by the success of Japanese tech giants such as SoftBank and Rakuten, which have made significant investments in startups both in Japan and abroad.
Overall, the VC industry in Tokyo is thriving and continues to support the growth and development of innovative startups in the city.