Tokyo Metropolitan Gov. Website
Gather information on needs & challenges facing Tokyo residents
May. 10th (Fri) ~ Jun. 10th (Mon), 2019
Tokyo residents are invited to submit their opinions on any needs and challenges they face when using financial services in their daily life.
Decide on themes
Based on the opinions gathered from Tokyo residents, themes to be resolved will be selected.
Take applications from companies
July. 16th (Tue) ~ Aug. 23rd (Fri), 2019
Domestic and foreign financial companies submit solutions under selected themes.
Judging panel will be set up to select the five companies proposing the best solutions under each theme.
Provide support program
Mid Oct. ~ Late Nov. 2019
Companies selected during the initial screening will be eligible to join support program offering mentoring, business matching opportunities, and a development environment (office space), etc.
Mid Dec. 2019 ~ Mid Jan. 2020
Judging panel will rank the developed financial instruments/services of companies selected in the initial screening.
Demo event and award ceremony
Early Feb. 2020
Winners will present their developed financial instrument/service.
Prize money awarded to winners selected in final screening (10M JPY for the 1st place, 5M JPY for the 2nd place, and 3M JPY for the 3rd place).