Workshop: “How to Launch a Startup: From Idea to Pitch” in Osaka

Tuesday, July 23, 2019
19:00 - 21:00
with Reiji Yamanaka Register Now Details

Learn how to launch and pitch your own venture through an interactive workshop.

Many dream of quitting their job and becoming the next Richard Branson or Elon Musk, but how to get there? Join this interactive workshop to learn the fundamental process of developing a new venture, and how to pitch it to investors.

This interactive event will offer the opportunity to pitch a venture idea and receive feedback from experienced venture capitalist and GLOBIS faculty, Reiji Yamanaka. Mr. Yamanaka teaches venture courses in the MBA programs at GLOBIS University and leads the Creativity and Entrepreneurship Faculty Group at GLOBIS as well.

  • Learn the fundamental process of evaluating start-up opportunities
  • Practice pitching and receive advice from Mr. Yamanaka
  • Network with like-minded international business professionals



  • 18:30
    Reception and Individual Q&A
  • 19:00
  • 20:30
  • 21:00




Reiji Yamanaka
MBA, Harvard Business School (Major: Entrepreneurial Management)
BA in Economics, Hitotsubashi University
Mr. Yamanaka is a full-time faculty at GLOBIS, and now leading the CRE (Creativity and Entrepreneurship) Faculty Group. Prior to GLOBIS, Mr.Yamanaka ventured to various fields and sectors, landing him an immeasurable amount of experiences and positions; such as serving as the COO at Health Solution, Inc., led the business development of SMS Co., Ltd. (Publicly listed since 2008), and also as one of the founding members of Healthcare Venture Forum - a nonprofit organization that explores digital healthcare and medical devices. Read more


GLOBIS Osaka Campus
Shin-Osaka Hankyu Bldg. 4F,
1-1-1 Miyahara, Yodogawa-ku,
Osaka-shi , Osaka-fu 532-0003
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  • Date
    Tuesday, July 23, 2019
  • Time
    19:00-21:00 (JST)
  • Where
    GLOBIS Osaka Campus
  • Registration Fee
    Free of charge
  • Language