About UPDATE EARTH
UPDATE EARTH Competition is one of the largest business competitions in Japan. It's open to people of various ages and business backgrounds, from students to entrepreneurs, and consists of two categories: the NIPPON INNOVATION AWARD and the NIPPON INNOVATION TRYOUT. It aims to discover and support the development of new innovative human resources and reserves, as well as to create unprecedented business ideas by increasing opportunities for matching various players and companies, expanding public recognition and cultivation of entrepreneurs, and acquiring PR opportunities. In collaboration with innovation awards and contests throughout Japan, we will invite prominent entrepreneurs, investors, supporters, and judges who are active worldwide to present awards to the most notable entrepreneurs and startups in Japan today. In addition, the event facilitates networking opportunities will be provided for attendees and speakers on the day of the event, with the aim of further revitalizing Japan's innovation scene.