NTT DATA presents Open Innovation Contest 9.0CONTEST OVERVIEW

Site schedule

Tokyo Pitch Day

Date and time19th January, 2018
VenueNTT DATA Headquarter
3-3-3 Toyosu, Koto-ku, Tokyo
http://www.nttdata.com/jp/ja/corporate/profile/guide/map_en.html
Judges
  • Dr. Shuichiro Yamamoto
    Professor, Software Science and
    Technology Group,
    Department of Information Engineering,
    Nagoya University
  • Dr. Shuji Honjo
    Managing Director
    Honjo International
    Profile
  • Takayuki Inagawa
    President and CEO
    NTT DOCOMO Ventures, Inc.
  • Masato Saito
    Partner and IPO Group Supervisor
    and Deputy Head of
    the Growing Enterprise Support Center
    Ernst & Young ShinNihon LLC
    Profile
Keynote Session
  • Kenji Kainuma
    Deputy Director
    Policy Planning and Research Division
    Policy Planning and Coordination Department
    Japan Patent Office (JPO)
    Profile
Agenda
Dr. Shuji Honjo
Managing Director
Honjo International

Dr. Honjo provides business consulting to Japanese and U.S. companies, focusing on new business development. He is Advisor to Japanese and U.S. companies such as 500 Startups, Net Service Ventures, and Kozo Keikaku Engineering. He is also Visiting Professor at Tama Graduate School of Business.

He is active in entrepreneurial education and community development, as a mentor with Founder Institute, Shido Next Innovator, Fukuoka Prefecture etc. He led the Japanese Miniter’s project to promote medical ventures in 2016.

He founded and represented the Tokyo office of General Atlantic LLC. He was Assistant to Chairman and Group Strategy Manager of CSK/SEGA Group, a leader in enterprise IT and digital entertainment in Japan. He has extensive consulting experiences with BCG in Tokyo and CSC in California.

Dr. Honjo has Ph.D. in International Studies from Waseda University, MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, and BS from the University of Tokyo.

Website: http://honjo.biz/

Yasushi Kondo
Partner and IPO Group Supervisor and Deputy Head of the Growing
Enterprise Support Center
Ernst & Young ShinNihon LLC

Masato passed CPA examination in Japan while at university in 1993 and joined a major audit firm in 1994, where he worked on statutory audit engagements for clients in the IT software, chemicals, manufacturing, foods, logistics, services and other industries; IPO support engagements; J-SOX adoption support engagements and IFRS implementation engagements.

At present, he is the IPO Group Supervisor and Deputy Head of the Growing Enterprise Support Center at Ernst & Young ShinNihon LLC.

He is the Area Markets Leader in the EY Japan Area for the technology sector and the internet/IT subsector.

He is also an instructor at seminars for industry associations and companies, and authors books on consolidated accounting and business combinations accounting.

Kenji Kainuma
Deputy Director
Policy Planning and Research Division
Policy Planning and Coordination Department
Japan Patent Office (JPO)

Born in Tokyo. Joined the Japan Patent Office in 2006 after graduating from the Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology. Has been involved in the patent examination. Started a startup support team in July 2018.