Las Vegas – (business wire)– The Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) has announced that 36 Japanese startups will exhibit at the Japan (J-Startup) Pavilion at CES 2023, January 5-8, 2023 in Las Vegas. . At CES’s startup arena “Eureka Park” (Venetian Expo 1F Hall G), visitors can try out the latest and most exciting innovations from Japan.
To further help these companies showcase their innovative products and solutions to the world, JETRO will allow many of the participating startups to attend various pitch and media events throughout the week of CES. organized as JETRO will also set up a cafe area within the Japan Pavilion to promote networking and communication between visitors and startups.
List of exhibitors: https://www.jetro.go.jp/newsletter/iib/2022/CES23_E-Directory_ALL.pdf
Launch.IT is a startup pitch event and tech showcase where entrepreneurs and innovators can pitch their products to investors and meet one-on-one.
Date: January 3rdrd @ 2:00 – 4:00PM
Location: Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino, Palm A Ballroom, 3rd floor
Number of Japanese startups participating: 10 companies
List of participating startups: https://www.jetro.go.jp/newsletter/iib/2022/launchiten.pdf
CES Unveiled is a media event hosted by the CTA (the organizer of CES) the night before CES, previewing the best new products and ideas that will be on display during CES.
Date: January 3rdrd @ 5:00pm – 8:30pm
Location: Mandalay Bay Convention Center, Shoreline Exhibition Hall
Number of Japanese startups participating: 13 companies
List of participating startups: https://www.jetro.go.jp/newsletter/iib/2022/Unveileden.pdf
ShowStoppers is a media agency and technology showcase where journalists can meet and interview startups and large corporations face-to-face to discuss innovative new products.
Date: January 5thth @ 6:00 – 10:00PM
Location: Bellagio Hotel and Casino, Grand Ballroom
Number of Japanese startups participating: 20
List of participating startups: https://www.jetro.go.jp/newsletter/iib/2022/showstoppersen.pdf
Japan (J-Startup) pavilion cafe area
JETRO will set up a cafe area called “Moonshot Cafe”. This will provide a place for visitors to talk with participating companies and build better connections. JETRO will also give away her J-Startup mug and coffee for free at designated times to anyone who posts on social media or responds to surveys using the hashtags #CES2023JETRO and #CES2023. It’s a schedule. More details later…
For more information about the CES 2023 Japan Pavilion and JETRO, and for future updates, please visit https://www.jetro.go.jp/usa/topics/ces-2023.html.
J-Startup is a startup support program launched by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry in 2018 to boost innovation activities and support the global competition of promising startups. Jointly run by JETRO, METI and other public institutions, the program will provide a wide range of resources and support to 140 startups selected through a rigorous selection process.
The Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) is a government agency that supports the global expansion of Japanese companies and the expansion of overseas companies into Japan. JETRO’s startup division helps innovative Japanese startups enter the global market by providing mentoring and networking opportunities. JETRO has hosted the CES Japan (J-Startup) pavilion since 2019.