2023/8/20(Sun) 13:00~17:00

Special Event "Think Beyond!" - Keynote Speech and Business Idea Building by Mr. Masanao Matsumoto, General Partner and Co-Founder of WiL

-Date: Sunday, August 20, 2023, 13:00~17:30 (Doors open at 12:30)
Location: Startup Hub Tokyo Marunouchi Meijiyasudaseimei Building, 1-1-1 Marunouchi 2-chome, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
-Capacity: 50 people
-Participation fee: Free
-Target: High school, university and graduate students interested in entrepreneurship
-Registration: https: //onl.la/wdLRpy6
-Speakers: Masanao Matsumoto (Co-founder, WiL General Partner, WiL Inc.), Koji Ichiki (Representative Director and President, Headline Inc.)
-Organizer: Beyond 2020 NEXT PROJECT
Co-organized by: Waseda University Institute for Global Scientific Knowledge and Innovation, Greater Tokyo Innovation Ecosystem (GTIE)
-Supported by Headline Inc.
-Cooperation: Startup Hub Tokyo Marunouchi, BEYOND 2020 NEXT FORUM
13:00~13:05 Introduction of TOKYO Startup Station
13:05~13:10 Opening remarks by Prof. Toru Asahi (Waseda University)
13:10~13:20 Guest of Honor: Kenkichi Sakoda (Director, Industrial Collaboration Promotion Office, Industrial Collaboration and Regional Development Division, Science and Technology Policy Bureau, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology)
13:20~13:25 Introduction of Beyond 2020 NEXT PROJECT Mr. Shinyato Hattori (Secretary General, Beyond 2020 NEXT PROJECT)
13:25~13:30 Explanation of the purpose of the event
13:30~14:00 Keynote speech by Masanao Matsumoto (General Partner and Co-founder of WiL, Inc.)
14:00~14:10 Q&A
14:10~14:20 Explanation of group work
14:20~15:15 Group Work (1) “Business Model Building Practice using Business Model Navigator
15:15~15:25 Break
15:25~15:55 Group Work 2: Preparation of presentation materials
15:55~16:25 Presentation and Critique
16:25~16:35 Break (preparation for public recording)
16:35~17:15 Open radio recording Koji Ichiki (President, Headline Inc. / Representative Director, Peace Communication Foundation) / Masanao Matsumoto
17:15~17:25 Closing Remarks Tomomi Nonaka (Professor, School of Science and Engineering, Waseda University)
17:25~17:30 Commemorative photo
17:30~18:00 Networking