Date : Friday, March 2nd 2018

Time : 9:00am – 8:00pm

Venue : Marunouchi Building Hall & Conference, Tokyo

  • Opening

  • Keynote

    Janis Meyer-Plath, Friendsurance

    “INSURTECH: Lessons Learned & Opportunities Ahead”

  • Introduction Of FINOVATORS & JUDGES

  • FinPitch Session1 (Startups from Overseas)

  • Break

  • FinPitch Session2 (Startups from Overseas)

  • Lunch

  • Masato Kaneda, Mizuho Financial Group

    “Digital Innovation/Mizuho Initiative”


    Mrs. Suphaporn Chaimongkoltrakul, Mizuho Bank Bangkok Branch

    “Financial Innovation or Fintech in Thailand and Evolution of Mizuho Bank, Bangkok”

  • Taejun Shin, Gojo & Company, Inc.

    "Financial Access for ALL"

  • Daniel Heffernan, Stripe Japan

    "Scaling platforms globally"

  • FinPitch Session3 (Startups based in Japan)

  • Break

  • FinPitch Session4 (Startups based in Japan)

  • Judge Scoring & Voting

  • Break

  • Reverse Pitch

    Yuko Giga, Sony

    Tomohiko Mano, ANA X Incorporated

    Ayumi Asami, Mitsubishi Estate Co., Ltd.

  • Yosuke Tsuji, Money Forward, Inc.

  • Awarding Ceremony

  • Networking

The program may be subject to change.