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Tokyo Metropolitan Government announced "New Startup Strategy" at CIC TOKYO

Press release in English: https://lnkd.in/gNymU2pY



The CIC Japan team, including Mr. Masaru Nagura, contributed to creating these new strategies in this short period of time. Thank you CIC Japan for your contribution to Japanese startup ecosystem building!


Trusted had an opportunity to share our opinion on the strategies based on our experience bridging Japan with Europe on open innovation projects.


Tokyo Metropolitan Government will focus on building the most startup-friendly environment in Tokyo, as well as support Japanese startups to go global from the start and solve social problems that many countries are facing including Japan.


(Currently, many Japanese startups focus on only Japanese market due to language and cultural barriers)


The new strategy is about to increase the number of startups, unicorns and public-private collaborations to 10 times in 5 years.


For the details, please check here:



If you are interested in connecting with Japanese startup ecosystem members from government to universities, large companies, or startups, reach out to us to exchange information.


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