- 【Venue】Harbor Lounge A Pacifico Yokohama
Participants will exchange views with the panelists and network amongst themselves while having refreshments at the Harbor Lounge overlooking the ocean.
「Women × Healthcare」 【In Japanese】
October 11th, 2018(Thu.) 14:00pm-15:30pm
「AI」 【In Japanese】
October 11th, 2018(Thu.) 15:45pm-17:15pm
October 12th, 2018 (Fri.) 10:00am-12:00pm
Theme : Forefront of US/China Entrepreneurship vs. Japan
Admission : Free
Comparing to the US and China, number of successful start-ups and bioventures in the healthcare sector are fewer in Japan nevertheless there are many cutting edge disruptive science from Japanese academia. What are the reasons behind? To get some clue, we would offer a fantastic opportunity to meet with the most successful intrepreneurs and venture capitalists from US, China and Japan. In this session, we can learn: 1) investment environment in the US, China as well as in Japan; 2) Successful cases how to start/grow start-up company in US and China. Also, in the panel discussion, we can further discuss: 1) what parts are missing to start/grow startup company; 2) what policies are required to make the healthcare ecosystem functional in Japan; and etc.
We would encourage all of you to come and join this exciting session to physically meet and discuss with key players!!!
- Agenda :
1.Investment Environment to Healthcare start-ups in US: difference from Japan
2.Investment Environment to Healthcare start-ups in China: difference from Japan
3.My Story – A Case in US: Arcturus Therapeutics, Inc.
4.My Story – A Case in China: HitGen Ltd.
Director, New Ventures Japan, Johnson & Johnson Innovation Asia Pacific
President & CEO, Helios
【Facilitator for Panel Discussion】
Head, Johnson & Johnson Innovation, Asia Pacific
【Speakers and Panelists】
President and CEO, Arcturus Therapeutics, Inc.
President and CEO, HigGen Ltd.
Xiaoyang (Sean) Jiang
CEO, Yafo Capital
Partner, Eight Roads Ventures Japan