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2017 JAPAN-US INNOVATION AWARDS SYMPOSIUM


Connecting the best of Japanese creativity and American entrepreneurial skills to form unimagined opportunities.

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Click here to see this year’s List of Attendees!

The 2017 Japan – U.S. Innovation Awards Symposium

• Unique insights into VC strategies
• Disruptive business applications of AI,
robotics, biotech, and sustainability
• Unparalleled networking


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FINAL AGENDA

Friday, July 28, 2017
1:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Arillaga Alumni Center, Stanford University

1:30 pm  Opening Remarks Richard B. Dasher, PhD, Director, Stanford University US-Asia Technology Management Center


1:35 pm  Welcome Remarks –
Ranjana Clark, Head, Transaction Banking & Bay Area President, MUFG Union Bank, N.A., Executive Officer, The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd.


1:40 pm  Keynote Dialogue
 – “Silicon Valley Goes Global: Investors Facilitating Cross-Border Success” –
Moderator, Jon Metzler, Chairman of the Board, Japan Society of Northern California 


Ashvin Bachireddy
Partner & Co-Founder, Geodesic Capital

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David Chao
Co-Founder & General Partner,
DCM Ventures

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Ann Miura-Ko
Partner,
Floodgate

2:30 pm  Emerging Leader Awards – Presented by Richard B. Dasher, PhD, Director, Stanford University US-Asia Technology Management Center


Preferred Networks, Inc.
Hiroshi Maruyama, Chief Strategy Officer

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Cylance Inc.
Stuart MacClure, Co-Founder,Chairman & CEO

Panel moderated by Michi Kaifu, CEO, Enotech Consulting


3:15 pm  Networking Break


3:35 pm  Outstanding Accomplishment in Japan – U.S. Collaboration in Innovation Award –
Moderator, 
Richard B. Dasher, PhD, Director, Stanford University US-Asia Technology Management Center


The Pokemon Company
 
Takato Utsunomiya, COO

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Niantic, Inc.

Masashi Kawashima, Director, Asia Pacific Operations

4:15 pm  Innovation Showcase Recognition & Panel Discussion Moderator, Ken Yasunaga, Managing Director, Value Creation Investment Group, Innovation Network Corporation of Japan


Fracta, Inc.
Takashi Kato, Co-Founder & CEO

Megakaryon Corporation
Genjiro Miwa, Co-Founder, President & CEO

Seven Dreamers Laboratories, Inc.
Shin Sakane, President & CEO

TBM Co., Ltd.
Nobuyoshi Yamasaki, CEO

Treasure Data

Kiyoto Tamura, Vice President, Marketing

5:15 pm  Wrap Up – John R. Thomas, CFA, Martingale Asset Management


5:25 pm  Closing Remarks –
C. Lawrence Greenwood, President, Japan Society of Northern California


5:30 pm – 6:30 pm  Networking Reception

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For Media & Press registration, please contact jsnc@usajapan.org.

For JSNC Corporate and Leadership Circle member registration, please contact jsnc@usajapan.org.



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