After the Great East Japan Earthquake many people want to start new businesses.
We Sendai City are aiming to actively support entrepreneurs that challenges the world from Tohoku and to build an entrepreneur ecosystem.
As part of this, we organize the event “SENDAI for Startups!” To support those who challenge in Sendai and Tohoku since 2013, to match the challenger and the people who support them, and to encourage the growth of entrepreneurs.
In this year’s event, in order to further develop the connection between Sendai City and Owl City, on Day 1 “SOCIAL INNOVATION SUMMIT (Social Entrepreneurial Event)”, in cooperation with MARUMORI SAUNA, the PR booth of Finnish sauna culture We make use of it as a place of community making. On Day 2 “DA · TE · APPS!” (Student App Contest), invite Mr. Teemu Närhi , CEO of Finger Software Company, to the judges and give advice to the student’s presentation. On Day 3 “TOHOKU GROWTH Accelerator Demo Day”, start-up companies will make a presentation for “Polar Bear Pitching” berth to be held in Oulu City.
AER 5F Multi Purpose Hall