Jannovation Jam is the premier pitch contest connecting Japan and Silicon Valley. Over twenty of Japanese and the US tech startups will present three-minute pitches to over 350 audience, including leading Silicon-Valley based VCs, corporate investors, journalists, other entrepreneurs, and startup professionals. The winners receive sponsor awards, and keep exposure to Silicon Valley’s entrepreneurial community, as well as new opportunities for business and media coverage in Japan and Asia.
Jannovation jam also includes other exciting programs, keynote presentation by best of the bests global startups. There will also be demo tables where every participating startup can demonstrate their product, to potential partners, customers, and investors.
Following pitch jam, SunBridge will host the third annual Silicon Valley TANABATA Festival, the networking event of the year bringing together the Japanese and Silicon Valley entrepreneurial and business communities. The winners of the pitch contest will have a chance to give five minute presentation to the entire TANABATA Festival audience which will be over 500 this year.
- eager to be the next revolutionary entrepreneur?
- a Japanese startup who is aspiring to a global
- a U.S. startup who is looking for success in Japan?