NEDO Startup Pitch Luncheon



NEDO welcomes you to the Pitch Luncheon introducing 7 world class startups creating disruptive technologies in SaaS, IoT, Artificial Intelligence and more.
The event will be held at the Japan Islands stage and will be moderated by Aya Iwasuji from Empowered Being Global and Klaus Wehage from 10x Innovation Lab who are supporting US expansion of Japaneses startups.
The event will start from 12:00 PM and NEDO welcomes all the participants to join the startups at an exclusive lunch hour with Japanese style "Bento boxes" after the pitches held from 1:00 - 2:00PM at the terrace.
Join us to celebrate Japanese culture and technology! About NEDO: NEDO, New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization, is the largest public R&D funding agency with $1.3B annual budget under the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry. NEDO supports Japanese startups’ technology commercialization, business development and international expansion by providing funding, mentorship and training programs.


Unipos Inc.
Yume Cloud Inc
Life is Tech, Inc.
Empath Inc.
ALE Co., Ltd.
ArchiTek Corporation
Cinnamon AI Inc.


Masayoshi Watanabe
NEDO Executive Director
Shinnosuke Kameyama
NEDO Silicon Valley office, Director General


Klaus Wehage
Aya Iwasuji


12:00-12:10 pm Welcome Remarks and Introduction of NEDO by NEDO
12:10-12:15 pm Introductions by Klaus Wehage and Aya Iwasuji
12:15-12:55 pm Startup Pitches (5 minute pitch by 8 companies)
12:55- 1:00 pm Final remarks