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Japan Innovation Luncheon

June 4 @ 11:30 am - 4:00 pm

Witness the Future of Innovation!

Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO), in partnership with UC San Diego’s Institute for the Global Entrepreneur (IGE), will host a “JAPAN Innovation Luncheon” on June 4th, the second day of BIO2024. Join us for a day of networking and meeting with innovative startups.

This is your exclusive chance to connect with key industry, academia, and government leaders from the U.S. and Japan. It’s a “first look” at cutting-edge innovation in life science and biotechnology and an opportunity to explore U.S.-Japan collaborations.

Why Attend?

This event gathers professionals from the biotech and life sciences industry, as well as startups from Japan and the U.S. It features presentations, informational booths, and networking opportunities to promote, build, and strengthen a collaborative ecosystem between Japan and the U.S.

Agenda:

11:30 am – Japan Innovation Luncheon & Showcase Opens

12:30 pm – Keynotes @ Main Hall

1:30 pm – Company presentations- Invitation to Collaborate

1:50 pm – Japan Showcase

2:30 pm – 4:00 pm Open for Private Meetings

About Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO)

JETRO, or the Japan External Trade Organization, is a government-related organization that promotes mutual trade and investment between Japan and the rest of the world. Initially established in 1958 to promote Japanese exports abroad, JETRO’s core focus in the 21st century has shifted toward promoting foreign direct investment into Japan and helping small—to medium-sized Japanese firms maximize their global export potential. JETRO has tapped UC San Diego’s Institute for the Global Entrepreneur to assist in this mission through its Beyond Japan Program. Beyond Japan plays a crucial role in facilitating international collaborations and showcasing the potential of Japanese startups.

About UC San Diego IGE

The Institute for the Global Entrepreneur (IGE), part of the Jacobs School of Engineering at the University of California San Diego, collaborates with campus and regional partners to provide extensive entrepreneurial training and critical industry and investor connections to Japanese startups in the life science, biotech, pharmaceutical, and related industry sectors. IGE helps startups refine their go-to-market strategies and dramatically increase their probability of success.

Parking – The event is a short 8-minute walk from the Convention Center. You can park there or at one of the several sparkling lots nearby. Visit the Venue 808 website for parking information.

Details

Date:
June 4
Time:
11:30 am - 4:00 pm
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/japan-innovation-luncheon-tickets-889909452127

Venue

Venue 808
808 J Street
San Diego, CA 92101 United States
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Details

Date:
June 4
Time:
11:30 am - 4:00 pm
Event Categories:
, , , ,
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/japan-innovation-luncheon-tickets-889909452127

Venue

Venue 808
808 J Street
San Diego, CA 92101 United States
+ Google Map