The sixth issue is "Uncovering! Hidden Entrepreneurs in the Company! We would like to hear from guests who have a wealth of experience in new business creation about how they came to be in charge of business creation, the advantages they feel while creating businesses as a company employee, how they feel about being involved in new businesses from a career perspective, and what kind of support within the company has helped them tolerate the risk, We would also like to hear about how you are trying to discover and nurture human resources who will be responsible for new businesses within the company in the future.
The panelists were Mr. Tatsunori Iwanaga, who was involved in many new business development projects at GREE and has experience as a director of a new business subsidiary, and is currently in charge of new business development and investment in VR/AI startups at Digital Garage, Inc. Mr. Keisuke Matsuo from Fujitsu Limited, Mr. Yuta Aoki who started "funky jump Inc.", a startup that creates CRM for coworking spaces, and Mr. Nakata from Creww, which operates "Startup Studio by Creww", a place for new challenges will speak.
Those who are in charge of launching/promoting new businesses in business companies.
Those who are setting up a new business division in an operating company.
Those who want to set up their own business, including double business or entrepreneurship.
Please note that we reserve the right to refuse participation to those who do not meet the eligibility requirements.
Theme] Panel Discussion "Discover! Hidden Entrepreneurs in the Company!
interpoint (interword separation)What a businessman needs to create a business
interpoint (interword separation)Make the most of it! Hidden entrepreneurs in the company!
interpoint (interword separation)How to walk away as an in-house entrepreneur
After the talk session, we will have a presentation for those who are working on new business creation as an intreprenuer.
Networking will be done loosely online. (Leaving in the middle of the meeting is of course OK.)
By making horizontal connections among intreprenuers, sharing methods and case studies for various new business creation, and
We would like to make it a place to meet with co-creation partners necessary for new business creation.
*1: What is an intrepreneur?
Outline of the event
Date and Time: Wednesday, June 24, 2020 20:00~22:00 (Doors open at 19:50)
Place: Online (URL will be sent to those who register)
Hosted by: Creww, Inc.
19:50~ Doors open online and registration begins
20:00~20:10 Opening remarks
20:10~21:00 Panel Discussion
21:00~22:00 Online Networking
Background of Intrapreneur's Hub
In recent years, changes in consumer behavior and markets due to the rise of the Internet and technology, as well as the rise of start-ups, have increased the need for new business creation initiatives in many companies. Under such circumstances, "in-house entrepreneurs," who launch new businesses within a companyintreprenueris also becoming increasingly important.
While Creww has held open innovation programs for more than 150 companies, we have found that people involved in new businesses share a common struggle in creating new businesses. If intrepreneurs who share common challenges can accelerate new businesses in their core business by sharing their concerns, sharing each other's know-how, and co-creating as needed, we believe that this will create a climate for more innovation to be born in Japan. Based on this hypothesis, we would like to create a community of intrepreneurs.
Keisuke Matsuo (Ecosystem Promotion Department, Portfolio Strategy Management Division, Global Marketing Headquarters, Fujitsu Limited)
After joining Fujitsu as a new graduate, he was in charge of server marketing and contributed to gaining the top market share. Later, he was transferred to the product strategy planning department, where he realized the limitations of self-driven product development. With a sense of crisis, he participated in the launch of "FUJITSU ACCELERATOR," an organization to promote open innovation, and is currently in charge of new business development through collaboration with startups.
Tatsunori Iwanaga (Project Manager, DL Lab Headquarters, Digital Garage, Inc.)
Graduated from Sophia University with a degree in Business Administration. He joined GREE in 2013 after working for a major foreign IT vendor (SAP/Salesforce) where he experienced new product rollout and business development. At GREE, he was involved in the implementation of the system in a project to strengthen business management, and later was in charge of the acceleration program in the New Business Development Division. He was involved in the development of many new businesses, one of which he promoted as a director of a new business subsidiary, but was unable to overcome shortcomings in the business model that he did not initially see, and the business was split up and liquidated. Currently, he is a member of DG Lab, which is engaged in new business development and investment business, and is in charge of investment business and new business development for startups with cutting-edge technologies such as VR/AI.
Ryosuke Nakata (Head of New Business Development, Creww Co.)
After working for a major credit card company, an IT venture company, and the human resources industry, he is currently in charge of new business development at Creww while continuing to provide recruiting support to startup companies.
Yuta Aoki (CEO, funky jump Inc.)
After graduating from Tohoku University, Graduate School of Agriculture, he joined Panasonic in 2016. Engaged in logistics-related operations in the housing sector, and is an executive board member of NPO Dot Jaypee, Inc. He has been working on team building for volunteer staff and improving engagement within the team to improve performance.He joined Zero One Booster Inc. in March 2018. He then went independent and launched FUNKY JUMP Inc. in February 2019.