Join Tech in Asia Tokyo Arena 2016

Tech in Asia Arena is a startup competition where we scour the entire Asian region to pick top startups to pitch on the Tech in Asia conference stage. Participating startups get instant exposure to hundreds of investors, international media, and potential customers. The Arena competition will be held during the Tech in Asia Tokyo 2016 conference this September 6 and 7 at Belle Salle Garden Shibuya.

*It is ok to pitch in Japanese.

The winning startup is eligible to receive a USD 100,000 investment from 500 Startups. See application for more details.

Both software and hardware startups are welcome to apply, as long as your company:

  1. Has a working prototype
  2. Has raised less than US$1.5 million of external funds
  3. Has an innovative solution, proven traction, and a strong team

Applications for the Arena closes on August 30, 2016.
We review applications on a rolling basis, so submit as soon as you are ready.