ILS Challenge with Nikon
ILS Challenge with Nikon selected companies (scheduled to be selected 5 companies) will present their solutions and products at the Nikon booth set up in the ILS venue on October 29th in collaboration with Nikon. You can participate in the exhibition space and the Pitch Contest organized by Nikon and show your solution to many visitors. In the subsequent the Networking Session, you can interact with many venture capitalists, investors and Nikon customers.
Benefits for companies selected by Nikon:
- Provided with a space in the Nikon Booth to exhibit your company’s products and solutions
- The opportunity to appear in the Pitch Contest organized by Nikon and join the Networking Session
- The opportunity to hold business meetings leading to collaboration with Nikon
Nikon has a corporate philosophy of “Trustworthiness and Creativity” and provides products and solutions based on advanced opto-electronics and precision technologies. In addition to cameras and binoculars, these include semiconductors and manufacturing equipment for flat panel displays that are becoming larger in size, and measuring instruments that are used to detect defects at manufacturing lines such as electronic parts, automobiles, and aircraft. Nikon’s devices that can observe living cells are a major driving force in research such as regenerative medicine and drug discovery.
We have been walking for 100 years while meeting the needs of the times. Currently, there are more than 90 group companies in the United States, Europe, Asia, etc., which are linked to affiliated companies around the world. Nikon’s sales are ¥ 708.6 billion (fiscal year ending March 2019), of which more than 80% are outside Japan. In 2016, we started CVC and established Nikon-SBI Innovation Fund. We are also focusing on collaboration with startups.