Yes. We love working with founders who have brilliant ideas and are passionate about solving customer problems.
Maybe this program will help you to build committed founder team.
This program is for early stage startups. If you have a good business idea and are committed to developing it into a successful business, that’s enough.
However, more advanced companies and teams are also welcome.
No, the program is free for selected startups: Ikeuchi Group offers the development program for companies.
Companies must be committed to the program and actively participate in the events and perform the tasks assigned to them.
If the Covid-19 situation allows, the events will be held face-to-face in Sapporo hosted by Ikeuchi Group.
If it is not possible, events will be organized virtually.
This program has a unique international perspective and implementation of market validation.
You will have access to Demola Global’s international student teams’ insight about the internationalization of business ideas and market opportunities.
You do not have to have the answers to all the questions asked.
Always answer honestly what the situation of your company or the stage of development of your idea is.
It is correct to answer that we do not yet have this information or have not yet considered this.
In Finland, the startup culture is one of the best in the world and Finnish startups receive a lot of capital investments to grow their business.
We believe that we have a lot to learn from this in Hokkaido and we can share the best and latest development practices between our countries.
The program is designed for idea-stage companies seeking successful international business. The program will select five startups that have the most potential business ideas and a desire to create an international success story and want to build wellbeing in the Hokkaido region.
The application form asks for basic information about your company, business idea, and the market you are aiming for.
Application period has ended. Thank you for many applications.