NTT DATA presents Open Innovation Contest 10.0CONTEST OVERVIEW

Site schedule

London Pitch Day

Date and time13th December, 2019
VenueThe Sandbox
Level 39, Canary Wharf, London, E14 5AB
Judges
  • Michal Bezek
    Head of Partnerships
    Fintech Circle
  • Mark Masterson
    SVP of R&D,
    Head of New Ventures
    NTT DATA
  • Laurence Norman
    Vice President,
    Sports Technology
    NTT DATA
  • Kaz Okada
    Senior Expert
    Open Innovation and Business Incubation
    NTT DATA Corporation
    Profile
Agenda
Details of the pitch day is subject to change without notice.
Result of 9th Contest London pitch day

CONTACT

If you have any question about the London contest , Please contact the following partner.
Praveen Selvaraj Email: openinnovationuk@nttdata.com
Kaz Okada
Senior Expert
Open Innovation and Business Incubation
NTT DATA Corporation

Kaz Okada is a Senior Expert in Open Innovation and Business Incubation section of NTT DATA Corporation, which is Japan's largest systems integrator, and he is responsible for globalizing NTT DATA's open innovation program.

His career started as a network engineer serving NASA and the Japanese space agency, but he has also worked as a software engineer at Microsoft in Seattle. He then moved to Washington, DC where he came across countless innovations both as a Manager of Research and Business Development and as a Visiting Fellow of CSIS, which is a top think tank in the United States.
His diverse and international experience makes him an ideal consultant for open innovation, and he is now leading the globalization of NTT DATA’s open innovation program.

Mr. Okada earned his Master of Science from George Washington University School of Business in 2006.