Thank you for coming MOMENT2015

The presentation slides are available as follows link.


  DAY1

   ■Opening Remarks by METI
    Yoshi Ishii Ph.D., Director of New Business Policy Office,         Economic and Industrial Policy Bureau, Ministry of               Economy, Trade and Industry

   ■Introduction of UTEC
    Tomotaka Goji, UTEC

   ■University Contribution to the Venture Ecosystem
    Martin Kenney, University of California, Davis

   ■Disruptive Innovation -Where is it happening todaY?
    Panelists: 
    Rob Coneybeer, Shasta Ventures
    Keith Rabois, Khosla Ventures
    Shinzo Nakano, Itochu Technology Ventures
    Moderated by Aki Koto, WiL

   ■Evolution of Venture Capital in Silicon Valley
  Dixon R. Doll, Co-Founder & Partner Emeritus, DCM

 ■Japan as a Startup Nation
  Soichi Kariyazono, Managing Partner, Globis Capital           Partners, Chairman of Japan Venture Capital Association      (JVCA)

  ■Breeding Unicorns - Is that even possible?
   Panelists: 
   Ethan Kurzweil, Bessemer Venture Partners
   Howard Hartenbaum, August Capital
   Mike Volpi, Index Ventures
   Shinichi (Shin) Takamiya, Globis Capital Partners
   Moderated by Gen Isayama, WiL

DAY2