Falling Walls Venture Sendai 2017

Falling Walls Venture is an international forum for outstanding science-based start-up companies, venture capitalists and strategic investors. It is part of the prestigious Falling Walls Conference held every November in Berlin to celebrate innovation.

Falling Walls Venture Sendai 2017 is the qualifying event for Asia. Leading entrepreneurs and venture capitalists from around the region will pitch their outstanding science-based enterprises at Tohoku University, in the hopes of being selected for the event final in Berlin.

In total, 20 finalists from around the world will be making their presentations in Berlin. Each start-up will have five minutes to pitch its business concept to an international jury. The winner will be crowned "Falling Walls Science Start-Up of the Year" and will have the opportunity to present to an audience of 700 global movers and shakers at the main Falling Walls Conference.

Join us for the first step on September 21.

Date: September 21
Time: 1~5pm
Venue: Tohoku University Katahira Commons (MAP)
Language: English

Admission is free, but registration is required

How to register :
Send an email to with your name and affiliation
Make the subject of email "FWV Sendai 2017 Registration"


Falling Walls Venture Sendai 2017 is hosted by Tohoku University, sponsored by Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC) and supported by Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) and the Organization for Small & Medium Enterprises and Regional Innovation, Japan.


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