PROGRAMME
Sky Studio
— Sub stage —
Thursday, 13 December 2018
ROPPONGI ACADEMYHILLS

12:00-13:00

Lunch Break

13:00 – 13:15

Meet the World – Session 1
Enterprise pitch / Air Liquide
Paul Kim – Open innovation manager, Air Liquide

13:15 – 13:30

Enterprise pitch / Valeo
Minoru Takeuchi – Japan Chief Technology Officer, Valeo Japan

13:30 – 13:45

Investor pitch / Grove Ventures
Omri Green – Partner, Grove Ventures

13:45 – 14:00

Investor pitch / IPV Capital
Terence Tan – Managing Partner, IPV Capital

14:10 – 14:40

Networking time

14:40 – 15:00

Q&A Session – Wellbeing
Dr. Kiyoshi Kurokawa – Professor of the National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies and Science Advisor to the Cabinet of Japan, Advisor of Hello Tomorrow Japan
Dr. Jun Axup – Scientific Director & Partner, IndieBio
Dr. Larry Weiss – CEO & Founder, Persona Biome
Dr. Sandeep Raghunathan – Chief of Strategy and Science, PB&B
Hirohisa Taniguchi – Strategic Foresight Manager, Scientific Directorate, L’ORÉAL R&I

15:10 – 15:25

Investor pitch / Indiebio
Dr. Jun Axup – Scientific Director and Partner, IndieBio

15:25 – 15:40

Meet the World – Session 2
Enterprise pitch / L’Oreal
Dr. Daisuke Ishii – Head of Asia Applied Research, L’ORÉAL R&I
Kensaku Shimamura – Business Development Manager, L’ORÉAL R&I

15:40 -16:00

Coffee Break

16:00 – 16:30

Q&A Session – Environment
Dr. Masahiro Sugiyama – Associate Professor, The Policy Alternatives Research Institute (PARI), the University of Tokyo
Dr. Enass Abo-Hamed – co-founder & CEO, H2GO power Ltd.
Dr. Stafford W. Sheehan – co-founder & CTO, The Air Company
Yousef Yousef – CEO, LG Sonic

16:40 – 17:20

Meet the World – Session 3
Global Investors panel
Success factors and Challenges for deeptech Startups
Panelist:
Dr. Jun Axup – Scientific Director and Partner, IndieBio
Ralph Ho – Chief Exploration Officer, Playground Global
Terence Tan – Managing Partner, IPV Capital
Omri Green – Partner, Grove Ventures

Moderator
Yasuharu Watanabe – Hello Tomorrow Japan

18:30

Networking party