The third New Nordic Healthtech delegation to Tokyo

Meet key Life Science stakeholders, investors, and pharmaceutical companies in Japan. The 5-day program of a delegation visit includes several pitching and networking opportunities, onsite visits to hospitals and research facilities, and participation in the Nordic Health Summit.

Time: 22 – 26 APRIL 2024
Place: Tokyo, Japan
Sign up by 22 March 2024

The program

About Tokyo Healthtech 2024

The Nordic Asian Venture Alliance is the only outfit that connects the entire New Nordic tech ecosystem with Asia. NAVA is non-profit, non-government, and deeply embedded in the Nordic-Baltic startup ecosystem.  Nordic Innovation House Tokyo has built a strong and unique network in Japan and helps the Nordic startup community navigate the local landscape and connect with the right ecosystem stakeholders.

Why us?

Experience –  NAVA has connected more New Nordic startups to Japan in the last two years than anyone else.  Since  October  2022  they have organized four startup delegations within three verticals, with 46 companies joining. This will be the third Healthtech delegation, building on solid experience.

Network – NIHT has developed an extensive network of Life Science stakeholders in Japan, and leverages the collective outreach of all five Nordic embassies.

New Nordic – Entering Japan is a huge advantage, making it possible to source the strongest and most relevant startups in Japan and ensure a critical mass of companies to attract the most interesting Japanese stakeholders.

What do you get?

  • Matchmaking and pitching opportunities with high-level Japanese Life Science
  • Access to stakeholders, potential clients, customers, and investors
  • Free access to the Nordic Health Summit
  • Onsite visits to hospitals, research facilities, and science parks in Tokyo
  • Networking with other Nordic healthtech founders and pharmaceutical corporations
  • Online company profile on the NAVA platform in English and Japanese
  • First-hand insights into the Japanese healthcare market & medical approval process
  • Pre-trip preparation for presenting and pitching in a Japanese context

Delegation fee (ex. VAT)

Startups:: EUR 1,500
Scaleups: EUR 3,000

What is covered?

All planning and organizational costs related to the delegation, free access to the Nordic Health Summit (normally EUR 355 for on-site participation), selected social events, and lunch during workshops

Please note that hotel and flight costs are not included.


Contact persons

Peter Johansen: +45 2987 8887,
Le Chang:  +46 72 447 3692,
Niklas Karvonen: +81 80 8908 4814,