Event Report



Connecting India & Japan

IshinStartupSummit is a half-day event that connects Japanese corporates and investors,Bangalore startups and regional investors to enhance collaborations,synergies and growth for India & Japan.


  • Panel Discussions

    Panel Discussions

    In-depth discussions about the India startups ecosystem and synergies between Japan & India

  • Biz-Dev Booths

    Biz-Dev Booths

    Speed dating between Japanese corporates & startups Meet the right partners and investors & kickstart your relationship with them.

  • Networking Dinner

    Networking Dinner

    An opportunity for all attendees to mix & mingle over Dinner

Our Speakers

  • Pranav Pai

    Pranav Pai

    Founding Partner

    3one4 Capital

  • Sanjay Nath

    Sanjay Nath

    Co Founder & Managing Partner

    Blume Ventures



    Executive Director

    IDG Ventures India

  • Shradha Sharma

    Shradha Sharma

    Founder & CEO

    YourStory Media

  • Shanti Mohan

    Shanti Mohan



  • Mayank Shiromani

    Mayank Shiromani

    Recruit Strategic Partners

  • Kiran Mysore

    Kiran Mysore

    UTEC Venture Partner


14:00 - 14:20

Doors open

14:20 - 14:30

Welcome Speech

14:30 - 15:15 Panel Discussion#1

Understanding why Japanese corporates are starting investing in India startups

  • Recruit Strategic PartnersMayank Shiromani UTEC Venture PartnerKiran Mysore Ishin Group(Moderator)Michio Matsuura
15:20 - 16:05 Panel Discussion#2

How Global corporates are collaborating with India startups

  • Your Story MediaShradha Sharma LetsVentureShanti Mohan Ishin Group(Moderator)Michio Matsuura
16:10 - 16:55 Panel Discussion#3

Success cases of Indian Startup expanding global

  • Blume VenturesSanjay Nath IDG Ventures IndiaKaran Mohla Your Story Media(Moderator)Dipti Nair
17:00 - 18:00 Speaker

Lessons learnt from investing in 45 startups, how corporate can work with startups

  • Founding PartnerPranav Pai
18:00 - 18:20


18:20 - 19:30

Networking (Speed dating)

19:30 - 20:00

Closing remarks


Japanese Corporates