Sendai City has been promoting social innovation in disaster prevention and disaster relief under the “Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030”, one of the world’s major agendas that is specified in the target of SDGs.
WATCH is seeking for innovative solutions from all over the world. Here we provide business matching opportunities with leading Japanese corporations and development resources for your proposals.
WATCH welcomes all global companies and startups that are interested in expanding disaster risk reduction business to the Japanese market and global market.
now it’s time to turn your vision into reality and show your potential to the world.
WHAT is BOSAI-TECH?
“BOSAI” is a convenient and traditional Japanese term which encompasses a comprehensive concept from disaster risk reduction to reconstruction and recovery. After experiencing the Great East Japan Earthquake, Sendai city has continually sought innovative solutions through leading-edge technologies in order to avoid catastrophes happening again.
“BOSAI-TECH”, an initiative that tries to achieve the wishes from all the stakeholders in our living environment, aiming to develop BOSAI concept with leading-edge technologies.
PARTNERS & THEME
WHY YOU SHOULD APPLY?
MERIT02The supports from JETRO will start
after the matching is progressing.
Finalize your proposal
- Kickoff with Partners
- Pitch Preparation
- Side Events
Final Pitch Event
Let us know if you want to know more about the WATCH 2021 program.
Will be held at
- Date2021/10/21 18:00 JST
- Opening Greetings from Sendai City3min
- Special welcome from JETRO3min
- WATCH Program guidelines3min
- NTT docomo’s challenge10min
- Tokio Marine & Nichido challenge10min
- Wrap up1min