Takeshi YOSHIDA, Director, Innovation Promotion / NEDO (NewEnergy & Industry Technology DevelopmentOrganization)
Mr. Takeshi Yoshida joined New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO) in April 1991. He was a visiting scholar at Stanford University.In August 2008 he became the Chief Representative of the NEDO office in New Delhi. Since October 2018, Mr. Yoshida has been working as Director General of Innovation Promotion Department where he manages various programs to foster technology-based startups.
Yoko KAMIMURA Alliance Promoter / K-NIC (Kawasaki -NEDO Innovation Center)
Collaboration catalyst of technology and marketing. Served for four years as a community manager at DMM.make AKIBA, one of the largest hardware startup incubation spaces in Japan and organized a total of about 60 lectures and events related to the hardware startup ecosystem. From 2020, working as an alliance promoter at K-NIC, a public startup incubation center for deep tech run by NEDO and Kawasaki City to connect stakeholders in the ecosystem.