Kansai Regional Union "KANSAI Startup Night Vol.4"

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The Union of Kansai Governments has been working toward the formation of a world-class startup ecosystem under the concept of "Deep Tech Valley "KANSAI.

As part of this effort, we will hold a pitch event to introduce the potential of the Kansai startup ecosystem in a realistic manner.

The Kansai region is home to many universities and research institutes, and has a high concentration of startups with outstanding technological and research capabilities. At this event, we will invite startups with such outstanding technological and research capabilities to speak at the event.

We look forward to your participation.


1.Date:Thursday, July 13, 2023, 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

2.Place:CIC Tokyo (Toranomon Hills Business Tower 15F, 1-17-1 Toranomon, Minato-ku, Tokyo)

3.How to hold an event:Hybrid session with video streaming

*Please register for participation and viewing at the URL below.


4.Content Startup pitches (business description, strengths of each company, etc.)

Q&A by commentators after pitches

(4 startups will be on stage (6 min. pitch + 4 min. Q&A) per company)

<Startups on the stage>

・glafit inc.(Wakayama prefecture)

・C4U Corporation(Osaka prefecture)

・NUProtein Co., Ltd.(Tokushima prefecture)

・Total Brain Care Co.Ltd.(Kobe city)

<Commentators (tentative)>

・Ms. Fariza Abidova, Co-founder & CEO

・Mr. Tomonori Murakami, Co-Chairman of Signifiant

<General Moderator>

Mr. Tomonori Izumi (forstartups Co., Ltd.)

5.Sponsor Union of Kansai Governments

Operated by forstartups Co., Ltd.


・Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation

Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Company, Limited

Mirai Works Inc.

・Kansai Innovation Initiative(KSII)

・Osaka Business Development Agency

・Biocommunity Kansai(Biock)


Kansai Bureau of Economy, Trade and Industry(METI)

J-Startup KANSAI