Jun Asakawa, the CEO of Pale Blue, has been nominated for the 22nd Japan Venture Awards (JVA), which recognizes highly motivated startup executives whose businesses are innovative, have high growth potential, and contribute to solving social issues.
Dr. Asakawa will attend the award ceremony to be held on Thursday, December 8, 2022 at Toranomon Hills Forum, where he will receive one of the awards, including the Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Award and the Minister of State for Science and Technology Policy Award. Dr. Asakawa will also speak at the “Introduction of the 22nd JVA Nominees” program to be held from 15:05 to 16:25 JST on the same day.
Announcement by SME SUPPORT JAPAN: https://j-venture.smrj.go.jp/assets/pdf/JVA22pressrelease_nomination.pdf
Date and Time: Thursday, December 8, 2022, 14:15-17:20 *Award ceremony program starts at 16:25
Organizer: SME SUPPORT JAPAN
Place: Toranomon Hills Forum (Toranomon Hills Mori Tower 5F, 1-23-3 Toranomon, Minato-ku, Tokyo)
*The venue is for related parties, invited guests and media only. General public are requested to apply for online streaming.
Awards Ceremony Program and online viewing application (for free): https://j-venture.smrj.go.jp/entry/award.html
The JVA is an award program that honors highly motivated startup executives whose businesses are innovative, have high growth potential, and contribute to solving social issues. The JVA has been held since 2000 with the aim of widely publicizing promising venture entrepreneurs as role models for management and fostering the next generation of managers.
JVA website: https://j-venture.smrj.go.jp/
Emily Okuhara, Marketing & Communications of Pale Blue