|Date and time||19th January, 2018|
|Venue||NTT DATA Headquarter|
3-3-3 Toyosu, Koto-ku, Tokyo
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- Dr. Shuji Honjo
- Managing Director
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.
- 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.