a bridge for startups between Japan and France

French Tech Tokyo : 

a bridge for startups between Japan and France

The French Tech Tokyo website is the official online hub of the French Tech scene based in Tokyo and Japan, bringing together companies, startups, investors, events and organizations.

This online hub will:

  • Facilitate introductions between French entrepreneurs based in Tokyo and French entrepreneurs willing to expand their business in Japan.
  • Provide visibility to startups founded by French entrepreneurs who are operating in Tokyo.
  • Reference public and private initiatives and organizations who support French startups expanding in Japan.
  • Be the entry point for Japanese investors, companies, engineers willing to explore new opportunities in France


French Tech Rendez-vous

The French Tech “Rendez-vous” are the monthly gatherings of La French Tech Tokyo.

Our Rendez-vous are open to anybody who is curious about La French Tech: Japanese, French, or any other nationality! So bring your friends, colleagues or partners, we would be happy to know more about you.

We will provide snacks and drinks, and appreciate your support in return (pay as you wish).
Come and meet us!

Click here to register!

AI/SUM Startup Pitch

Sharing with you a new opportunity with Nikkei, which give you a chance to participate to the AI/SUM Startup Pitch.

Startup Pitch is a part of AI/SUM – Applied Artificial Intelligence Summit in Japan organized by Nikkei, world's leading business media company. Participants will receive support, exposure, and potential partnership opportunities with major companies and investors.

Date of Event: April 22-24, 2019
Place: Marunouchi Building / Shin Marunouchi Building, Tokyo, Japan

Application deadline: March 24, 2019
Note: The selection will occur in order in which the applications are received. We will close the applications when the number of successful applicants reaches the quota. 

Application/screenings are free (participation in the whole event is free of charge). 
Flights and accommodation will be arranged and covered by the organizer. One person per organization, economy flights and pre-selected partner hotel.

To apply for, click here !

Good luck to all!!

French Tech Tremplin

French Tech Tremplin : a new framework to promote diversity.
"We are convinced that talent can and must come from everywhere. But too often, lack of funding, training, or networks are barriers to success. French Tech Tremplin is a series of actions aimed at democratizing tech entrepreneurship and its professions."

Click here to discover more.

Next 40 : The Innovation and Impact Award

The Next40 is an annual award, designed to promote the 40 fast-growing start-ups that are redefining the impact of innovation. This prize will mean state support and value appreciation for the selected companies. This will include a prize-winning ceremony, national and international promotion, media coverage during 2019, and a presence on communication media at major relevant national and international events.

Want to get more information? Here it is ;)

Join the French Tech in Tokyo

There are about fifty French-run startups located in Tokyo, mainly in the areas of Games, eCommerce, Media and SaaS. A few hundred French Tech companies are represented in Tokyo introducing innovative solutions and are developping local commercial and marketing activities. Want to be part of it ?

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