World's third economy has fallen behind in the digital economy. The poverty of Tokyo's startup scene is one symptom: Japanese people stayed away from the entrepreneurship virus, which is spreading over the developed countries.

Such a situation must have explanations. Indeed, the society still is very conservative et hierarchical, and the economy is locked by the main corporates which retain innovation. Despite all this, there are some signs of hope for the spawning of the japanese startup ecosystem. It will for sure, take a new form, adapted to the strong features of this country.

Discover in our new video a brief overview of what could become one of the next big places of entrepreneurship in Asia. Even though it's only the beginning, the Tokyo ecosystem seems to have a true potential to gain a worldwide influence in the startup field.


By Smart Valleys