Indonesia-Japan Fast Track Pitch Event 2023 (Attendance by Ambassador Kiya)

On 1st September, METI and JETRO co-hosted the “Indonesia-Japan Fast Track Pitch Event 2023” with the Coordinating Ministry of Economic Affairs in Indonesia as one of commemorative events for the 50th Year of ASEAN-Japan Friendship and Cooperation in Jakarta, Indonesia and Ambassador Kiya attended the event.
The event gathered more than 150 people, with 23 startups selected from more than 100 applicants to give presentations on the challenges provided by 8 leading companies in Indonesia and Japan.
Ambassador Kiya made opening remarks and stated that "co-creation" is essential for deepening ASEAN-Japan economic cooperation, and he hoped that this event would be a forerunner in this direction.