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Ikuo Hiraishi

Ikuo Hiraishi

Managing Director at Infarm Japan at Infarm

Serial Entrepreneur, Angel Investor, and running Seed-Early Stage focused small funds. Also a Professor.

Zero HungerGood Health and Well-BeingSustainable Cities and Communities

All Sessions by Ikuo Hiraishi

Interaction Day 3 September 14, 2022
11:05 am - 11:50 am


Center Stage

Investing in the Future of Sustainability and Tech

11:05 - 11:10 (5 mins)


- Speaker: Toshiki Wani (Director General, JETRO Berlin)

- To discuss future business development, including investment, and the links between Germany and Japan

11:10 - 11:40 (30 mins)
Fireside Chat

- Moderator: Rina Obi (Investment Director, Global Brain Corporation)
- Speaker: Ikuo C. Hiraishi (Managing Director, Infarm Japan)

Infarm is a start-up from Berlin that has successfully entered the Japanese market. We will hear about the real backstory on how Mr. Hiraishi brought Infarm to the Japanese market, what were the key factors and motivations, what difficulties he faced. What it is like to bring a Berlin start-up to the Japanese market?

11:40 - 11:50 (10 mins)
Q&A and Summary

The summit is being hosted at the following venue:

Spielfeld Digital Hub GmbH
Skalitzer Straße 85/86
10997 Berlin

Note: satellite events take place at various addresses