Time Contents Speaker
9:00~9:30 Registration
9:30~9:35 Welcome Speech Toshinao Nakagawa (Parliamentary Vice-Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan)
9:35~9:45 Opening Remarks Gen Isayama (WiL)
9:50~10:20 Opening Keynote: Vibrant Venture Ecosystem is Vital Dixon R. Doll (DCM)
10:25~10:40 Mini Speech 1 David Lee (Refactor Capital)
10:40~10:55 Mini Speech 2 Craig Sherman (Meritech Capital Partners)
10:55~11:10 Mini Speech 3
Gen Isayama (WiL)
11:10~11:50 Panel Discussion 1: Moonshot Gen Isayama (WiL): Moderator
David Lee (Refactor Capital): Panelist
Craig Sherman (Meritech Capital Partners): Panelist
11:50~13:30 Lunch
13:30~13:45 Mini Speech 4 Vishal Vasishth (Obvious Ventures)
13:45~14:00 Mini Speech 5 Rebecca Lynn (Canvas Ventures)
14:00~14:15 Mini Speech 6 Fuyuki Yamaguchi (Mistletoe)
14:15~14:55 Panel Discussion 2: VC 2.0 - Emerging New Style of VCs
Fuyuki Yamaguchi (Mistletoe): Moderator
Vishal Vasishth (Obvious Ventures): Panelist
Rebecca Lynn (Canvas Ventures): Panlist
15:00~15:15 Mini Speech 7 Tim Chang (Mayfield Fund)
15:15~15:30 Mini Speech 8 Gen Tsuchikawa (Sony)
15:30~16:10 Panel Discussion 3: Artificial Intelligence - Is this time different? Rob Theis (Garnett Theis Capital): Moderator
Tim Chang (Mayfield Fund): Panelist
Gen Tsuchikawa (Sony): Panelist
16:10~16:40 Coffee Break
16:40~16:55 Mini Speech 9 Eric Feng (KPCB)
16:55~17:10 Mini Speech 10 Ethan Kurzweil (Bessemer Venture Partners)
17:10~17:25 Mini Speech 11 Shin Takamiya (Globis Capital Partners)
17:25~18:05 Panel Discussion 4: Future Role of Traditional VCs Shin Takamiya (Globis Capital Partners): Moderator
Eric Feng (KPCB): Panelist
Ethan Kurzweil (Bessemer Venture Partners): Panelist
18:10~18:40 Closing Keynote: VCEO (VC + CEO) at A16Z Balaji S. Srinivasan (Andreessen Horowitz /
18:40~18:50 Closing Remarks Soichi Kariyazono (JVCA)
19:00~21:00 Networking Event