Taketo Sugawara

Director of Startup Incubation & Entrepreneurship Education
The University of Tokyo

Taketo is a Director of Startup Incubation and Entrepreneurship Education at The University of Tokyo, Office of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Division of University Corporate Relations.
In his role, he has incubated more than 100 university startups and taught more than 2000 students. He is co-founder of “Todai to Texas” and he has brought 50 startup project to SXSW Trade Show from The University of Tokyo since 2014. In SXSW 2017, one of the project “BionicM” which is a robotic prosthesis development team was awarded SXSW Interactive Innovation Award Student Innovation Category.
SXSW 2016 and 2017 Session Speaker.

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