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NEXT EVENT Powered by PechaKucha: Startup the Party SF x Tokyo

Powered by PechaKucha: Startup the Party SF x Tokyo

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Startup the Party について
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アメリカFacebookやDropboxの初期メンバーなど、イノベーションの拠点サンフランシスコを率いるベテラン起業家たちが、日本のスタートアップ起業家たちと3日間過ごした結果生まれたアイディアや発見をプレゼンテーションします。

豪華なプレゼンターのラインナップはこちら:
http://startup-the-party.jp/

Special Guest!!!!

Janice Fraser
Lean UXの第一人者のJanice Fraserさんも駆けつけて世界で活躍するスタートアップのあり方についてお話をしてもらいます。
http://luxr.co/


Startup the Party Conferenceについて
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Startup the Party (STP) は今後20年、30年と発展していくような東京・サンフランシスコ間のスタートアップコミュニティーを構築することを目的とした非営利イベントです。

ここ数年で確実に成長を成し遂げている東京でのスタートアップシーン。最近ではその存在は海外からも注目を浴びる様になり、シリコンバレーで活躍する日本人や、敢て日本で起業するアメリカ人も少なからず出てきました。しかし未だにこの2つのコミュニティを本当の意味で「繋ぐ」イベントや機会は多くありません。

FacebookやDropboxの初期メンバーなど、イノベーションの拠点サンフランシスコを率いるベテラン起業家たちが、日本のスタートアップシーンにトモダチをたくさん作ってもらい、今後何十年と続く2つの都市の起業家コミュニティの原点になってほしい。そのような想いから、Startup the Partyは生まれました。

スポンサー:
Movida Japan, Pivotal Labs (サンフランシスコ)


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Startup the Party
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The original Entrepreneurs and Engineers from startup successes like Facebook and Dropbox are teaming up with Tokyo startups for a 3 day hackathon. These teams will be presenting their ideas and findings from the hackathon at this Special Pechakucha Event.

You can find the roster of presenters here:
http://startup-the-party.jp/

Special Guest!!!!

Janice Fraser
The world's leading advocate and expert on Lean UX is flying in just for this event. She will be sharing with us the importance of the Lean process in running successful startups.
http://luxr.co/


About Startup the Party Conference
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Startup the Party (STP) is a 3day tech conference being held among close friends and acquaintances of Like-minded Young Entrepreneurs of SF and Tokyo.

This conference features panel discussions and a hackathon to learn and dig deeper into each startup scene. The goal of this conference is to create new and lasting friendships between the world's leading tech scenes.

Most of the participants are in their 20's and 30's, we hope that they will be inspired to create world changing innovation in their 30-40years of careers ahead.

"Powered by PechaKucha" events are one-off events that are separate from regular city-based PechaKucha Nights, and that are usually held as part of festivals and conferences, but can also act as standalone events. These events include presentations that use the PechaKucha 20 images x 20 seconds format.


Contact us below if you would like to use the PechaKucha format in your event.

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Featured Presentation

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SPREAD Creative Unit

Artist and Designer in Japan

Life Stripe

PRESENTED ON JUL 30, 2014
IN TOKYO @ VOL 116

クリエイティブユニットSPREAD の二人は、1日の行動を色に置き換え、色彩のパターンとして表現するアートワークを2004年から行っています。延べ15万週にも及ぶ、いろいろな人たちの1日「生活の模様」。多様でカラフルな色彩パターンは、見る人に、「LIFE」をいきいきと伝えます。

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2014年8月のスーパーデラックス

BY RYU KONNO
@ VOL 116 ON JUL 30, 2014

SuperDeluxe's own Ryu Konno is back yet again with a preview of what's to come for the event space. 

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Wonderful Worlds of 'What If...?'

BY SAYA TAKAHASHI
@ VOL 116 ON JUL 30, 2014

Architect Saya Takahashi speaks about her love for the internationally famous Japanese manga and anime cyborg-cat Doraemon. She discusses the character's many magical and futuristic tools, such as the "What If Box" which creates alternate dimensions according to the user's curiosity. Saya tells us that Doraemon inspired her architectural career as well, encouraging her to question the way the world is, and change it for the better.

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3-PRING PRODUCT (サンプリングプロダクト)

BY SATOSHI YOSHIIZUMI
@ VOL 116 ON JUL 30, 2014

デザイン会社TAKT PROJECT吉泉聡さんは、既製品に3Dプリンターで制作したオリジナル部品を組み合わせることで、異なる使い方を追求する、新しいDIYを提案しました。音楽の「サンプリング」技法のように、既製品を引用に3Dプリンターで作ったパーツを組み合わせ、オリジナル製品をつくりだしています。「使う人」と「つくる人」の両極ではなく、その二つの間をつなぐ0と1の間を紹介します。

 

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書道はアートへ

BY SAORI KUNIHIRO
@ VOL 116 ON JUL 30, 2014

書道家の國廣沙織さんが描くのは、昔ながらの文字だけではありません。墨の濃淡で表現する絵や、着物のデザイン、書道の文字を組み合わせてつくったアートなど、書道家の枠を超えた作品を活動をします。

 

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Photohoku 2.0

BY BRIAN SCOTT PETERSON
@ VOL 116 ON JUL 30, 2014

Brian Scott Peterson and Yuko Yoshikawa go into depth on Photohoku. This photographic movement was founded in response to the giant earthquake that shook Japan in 2011. It's now a movement whereby photographers take photos of families affected by disasters, and give the photo albums back to the families themselves. It has grown into a global photo-giving, fundraising movement and has spread to the US, the Philippines, Australia, Korea, and many more. 

"Presentation of the Day" on September 5, 2014.

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From Daydreams to Ink and Pixels

BY JODI SAM
@ VOL 116 ON JUL 30, 2014

Laziness means creativity to illustrator/writer/fashion stylist Jodi Sam, as she says it's the hours of daydreaming that allow us to produce our best work. Here she speaks about her illustrative process, from ink on paper to capturing her work on the computer, to working with clients.

"Presentation of the Day" on August 29, 2014. 

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Putting the Fun into Funky Spaces

BY HUNK DESIGN
@ VOL 116 ON JUL 30, 2014

HUNK Design duo Bart Cardinaal and Nadine Roos come from Rotterdam, Netherlands and here they show off some of their radical interior and exterior design work. From funky interior redesigns and remodels, to outdoor patterned park spaces using artificial grass, HUNK is changing the way people use and interact with space. 

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Where Games are Going (Or Not)

BY EDDO STERN
@ VOL 116 ON JUL 30, 2014

Artist, game designer, and UCLA Design|Media Arts professor Eddo Stern discusses a number of the projects he has worked on both personally, and in collaboration with his students. Here he shows off three projects in varying stages of development: a sensory deprivation game that uses haptic and audio feedback, a role-playing game that involves an audience of players using motion technology, and a hand-drawn game that incorporates elements of theater. 

"Presentation of the Day" on August 22, 2014. 

 

TOKYO Blog

Putting the Fun into Funky Spaces

"So after a lot of beer we decided to make a big, traveling park that flies to several locations all over the world."
HUNK Design duo Bart Cardinaal and Nadine Roos come from Rotterdam, Netherlands and here they show off some of their radical interior and exterior design work. In "Putting the Fun into Funky Spaces" from PKN Tokyo Vol. 116 we see that from funky interior redesigns and remodels, to outdoor patterned park spaces using artificial grass, HUNK is changing the way people use and interact with space. 

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About the City's Organizers

  • Don Kratzer

    A creative director based in Tokyo, he also produces vinyl toys and collaborates with artists through his Fig-lab brand. His latest project is the "Finger Five" series, made up of short vinyl figures that you can place on your fingers. He also helps run the PechaKucha Night series in Tokyo, which is held on the last Wednesday of every month.

  • Jean Snow

    Executive Director of the PechaKucha organization, he also helps run the PechaKucha Night in Tokyo -- please get in touch if you are interested in presenting at a future event. For a more intimate salon-like discussion group, join him at his monthly PauseTalk event. A longtime resident of Tokyo, he lives and breathes design, pop culture, and gaming, sustained by an unhealthy addiction to magazines and frequent visits to his favorites cafes. He has reported on these obsessions for various online/offline publications, including the following: Time, Inside (Australian Design Review), Gizmodo, Gridskipper, Kotaku, 1UP, Tokyo Q, Superfuture, OK Fred, Arthur Frommer's Budget Travel, I.D. (International Design), Metropolis, Azure, MoCo Loco, Kateigaho International Edition, Wired's Game|Life, PingMag, CNNGo, Phaidon, and The Japan Times.

  • Johnny Linnert

    Johnny is always thinking of new ways to help PechaKucha grow -- both online and offline. He manages, edits, and curates content on PechaKucha.org, PechaKucha Global's social networks, and dabbles in IT for both the PechaKucha Global organization and Klein Dytham architecture. He works as a liaison to over 750 PechaKucha City Organizers -- assisting them with licenses, content, and general inquiries. Johnny has also helped to cultivate partnerships with organizations, and develops campaigns to mobilize and leverage the PechaKucha network in new and exciting ways. --------- For PechaKucha's Global Night 2013, in collaboration with Google Japan, he lead the technical production of an 18-hour Global Hangouts event, where the PK founders and team got together with over 75 City Organizers in every timezone to chat about their City, PechaKucha Night, and the Global Night theme "Hidden Heroes". --------- Like many other total dudes from his home of Southern California, he digs design, Mexican food, architecture, tech, and most especially: video games. You can find him scouring Tokyo for killer cheeseburgers, burritos, sushi, and tequila. Righteous. Photo: (c) Michael Holmes