DJW Roundtable

"Connecting Japanese and German Startup Ecosystems. Düsseldorf as a Best Practice"

International Startup Cooperation between Germany and Japan.

Zur Veranstaltung anmelden Mi 04.09.2019,
19:00 - 21:30 Uhr

12th Foor, Fujisoft Akihabara Bldg,
3-Kanda neribei-cho,Chiyoda-ku,
Tokyo 101-0022, JAPAN

The Japanese- German Business Association (DJW) aims to draw attention to the opportunities of international startup cooperation and create synergies by connecting new and old economy from both countries. With our roundtable we want to provide you with a platform for networking and information exchange on the German startup ecosystem, including its financial and human resources, infrastructure and legal framework. We would like to especially focus on future cooperation possibilities.


6.30 p.m. Registration 

7.00 p.m. Welcome
Dr. Julia Münch, Managing Director, Japanese-German Business Association (DJW) 

7.10 p.m. Greeting
Thomas Geisel, Mayor of the City of Duesseldorf 

7.20 p.m. Table Talk
Tim Miksche, German Startups Association e. V.
Peter Hornik, Managing Director, Digital Innovation Hub Düsseldorf/Rheinland GmbH
Rina Obi, Global Digital Transformation, Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
Philipp Heltewig, CEO & Head of R&D, Cognigy GmbH

7.50 p.m. Discussion and contributions from the audience 

8.30 p.m. Networking 

9.30 p.m. Close

Speaking Language


Participation Fee

DJW Members: EUR 0 / JPY 0
Non-Members: EUR 25 / JPY 3.500


Ms. Anne Pomsel
+49 211 9945 9191

registration deadline is August 30, 2019

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