On June 16-17, 2021, Japan Seattle AI Innovation “Online” Meetup 17.0 was held.
It was co-organized by Innovation Finders Capital GP, LLC, Washington State Department of Commerce, Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe and SWAN Venture Group, and was supported by Consulate General of Japan in Seattle, Japan External Trade Organization, Osaka Business Development Agency and Hyogo Business & Cultural Center.
In the event, 7 keynoters and 10 innovators pitched, and 385 participated in total.
Mr. Susumu Saito, Executive Director, Osaka Business Development Agency, introduced Osaka and its startup ecosystem as one of keynoters.
Summary of the event are as follows: