Global Innovation Forum

The Global Innovation Forum

in Osaka, Japan

was held on 27th – 29th October 2021



Bringing innovative businesses/start-ups from around the world to Osaka

Are you looking to get your business in front of a global audience of investors?

This is a unique fully sponsored opportunity to expand your business with start-ups from around the world.

Our partner chamber, Osaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry, offers UK start-ups/entrepreneurial businesses the opportunity to participate in their Global Innovation Forum.   Over 30 innovative start-ups and businesses from more than 10 countries exhibit. 

Exhibitors are able to promote their products and services to a wide range of Japanese companies, all of whom are keen to collaborate with innovative businesses from around the world. 

This fully sponsored opportunity is open to businesses who meet any of the following conditions:

Start-ups within but not limited to these sectors

Smart City, Digital Transformation, Carbon Neutral, Food-Tech/Agri-Tech, Health-tech, Robotics.

Start-ups with test pilot models that are almost complete and able to provide demonstrations. Start-ups interested in collaborating with Japanese or overseas companies.


The benefits

Showcase your business to an extensive range of companies not only just from Japan but across the world

Demonstrate your products and services to a wide range of companies who are keen to collaborate

B2B meetings with Japanese companies

Network with like-minded start-ups from around the world

The GIF is now over for this year, but check back regularly for updates on upcoming opportunities.


Osaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OCCI) Thames Valley Chamber’s Japan Desk 
Osaka, Kobe & Kyoto cities selected as the ‘Global Startup City’ About Osaka Business and Investment Center (O-BIC)