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  • Briefing session on the 3rd Cohort Program Was Held

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    28-02-2019

    APT Women held briefing session on the 3rd Cohort Program at Tokyo International Forum from 6 p.m. February 21, 2019. The event was attended by the event host and Governor of Tokyo Yuriko Koike, participants of the 1st to 3rd Cohort Programs, and many visitors. After a brief explanation of the APT Women Program and the 3rd Cohort Program, a senior entrepreneur and President of Asia Herb Association Co., Ltd., Yumiko Kase, gave a speech titled “The Secrets to Successful Female Entrepreneurship.” In addition, Mr. Mitsunobu Okada, CEO of ASTROSCALE PTE. LTD., and Ms. Pocket Sun, Founding Partner at SoGal Ventures, gave encouragement to the program participants. Ms. Kase’s message […]

  • Briefing session on the 2nd Cohort Program and kickoff event for the 3rd Cohort Program were held!

    Event Report

    21-09-2018

    APT Women held a briefing session on the 2nd Cohort Program and a kickoff event for the 3rd Cohort Program at the Tokyo International Forum from 6 p.m. on Friday, September 14, 2018. The event was attended by the governor of Tokyo, Yuriko Koike, who is the organizer of the event, along with the participants of the 2nd Cohort Program, 10 participants of the 3rd Cohort Program who won seats through strict screening, participants of the 1st Cohort Program, and many other visitors. The event started off with an explanation given by the secretariat office providing an overview of the program, followed by briefings of the results of the 2nd […]

  • Information Session for the Third Season of the Program Held!

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    23-07-2018

    The third season of the APT Women program is finally starting. On July 23, we held an information session for the third season of the program at Startup Hub Tokyo in Marunouchi, the support center for aspiring entrepreneurs established by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government. Approximately 60 female entrepreneurs in various stages of business participated in the event. At this event, the secretariat explained the purpose of the program and the features of the third season. We also invited representatives from Enterprise Singapore, a governmental organization which supports startups in Singapore. They shared information with us on business in Singapore, including the latest trends. In addition, we invited the graduates of […]

  • Briefing session on the 1st Cohort Program and kickoff event for the 2nd Cohort Program were held!

    Event Report

    17-03-2018

    APT Women held a briefing session on the first Cohort Program and a kickoff event for the 2nd Cohort Program at the Tokyo International Forum from 6 p.m. on Wednesday, March 7, 2018. The event was attended by the governor of Tokyo, Yuriko Koike, who is the organizer of the event, along with 20 participants in the domestic and overseas dispatch programs of the first season, 10 participants in the second season programs who had won a very competitive screening, and many other visitors. The event started off with an explanation of the overview of the program given by the secretariat office, followed by briefings of the results of the […]

  • Briefing session on the 2nd Cohort Program was held!

    Event Report

    06-02-2018

    On February 6 (Tue), we held a briefing session on the 2nd Cohort Program at Startup Hub Tokyo (Note 1), a base established in Marunouchi by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government for supporting those who are considering starting business. There were more applications than the capacity of 50 people, and many women entrepreneurs at different stages participated. (Note 1) Please refer here for the official website. At the session, there was an explanation on the aim of the business and the characteristics of the second season program given by the Administrative Office. In addition, some of the trainees of the first season were invited to give lectures. Ms. Yukiko Ito, CEO […]

  • The Report of APT Women 1st Cohort Program Kick-Off Event

    Event Report

    29-09-2017

    On September 29, 2017, at 6:00 pm, a commemorative APT Women 1st Cohort Program Kick-off Event was held at the Tokyo International Forum. The event was attended by Yuriko Koike, Tokyo Metropolitan Governor, 20 participants selected through a competitive examination process, and many others. At the kick-off event, the Administrative Office personnel gave a brief explanation on the program, followed by a speech by Governor Koike. She shared her experience attempting to start a new business and working hard to raise funds. She encouraged all women who have made up their minds to pave their way into entrepreneurship, including the selected 20 participants. Then, Mr. Yu Ito, Tokyo Metropolitan Assembly, […]