17 Jun '11, 1am

Blog covering some highlights of Lisa Katayama's talk, just in case you missed it at #echelon2011

Blog covering some highlights of Lisa Katayama's talk, just in case you missed it at #echelon2011

Lisa’s keynote starts with some background on herself before heading off to how she started off TokyoMango which brought her around the world while still being able to study the Japanese culture. Her travels and experiences made her realize how the different culture of Japanese allows for creative ideas which, however, do not translate outside of the Japanese market. Hence, the idea of The Tofu Project which draws experience from people familiar with both Silicon Valley and Japan which aims to help Japanese startups go global through equipping them with necessary soft skills. The project is currently run by volunteers while actively seeking sponsorship.

Full article: http://e27.sg/2011/06/17/translating-japanese-ideas-for-a...

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