TDM #28: How to start a Business and Succeed in Japan, by Fariza Abidova

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Tri- Edge Ochanomizu Bldg., 10F

東京都千代田区神田駿河台4-2-5 · Tokyo

How to find us

Our location is 3 minutes south of Ochanomizu Station on Hongo-dori. Tri-Edge building entrance is across from the Cathedral. Look for the glass entrance with white tiles. 10F. (Warning: Google Maps shows the rear of the building, not entrance).

Location image of event venue


Hello Digital Marketeers, デジタルマーケターの皆様へ

Our next meetup will be on Thursday, May 23rd at 7pm. Please come and join us at our location at Ochanomizu. The event is open to all people interested in Digital Marketing. 次回お会いするの5月23日木曜日午後7時、会場は御茶ノ水となります。デジタルマーケティングに興味がある方ならどなたでも参加いただけます。是非いらしてください。

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The Event イベントの情報

Title: How to start a business and succeed in Japan.

1. Motivation for starting a business in Japan
2. Success / failure cases for acquiring clients in Japan.
3. Planning and action strategies
4. How to modify the plan in response to the gap between reality
5. Success and Failure Cases
6. Future aspirations

1. 日本で起業した動機
2. 日本のクライアント獲得についての成功/失敗事例.
3. プランニングとアクションのストラテジー
4. 現実とのギャップに対応してプランを修正する方法
5. 成功事例と失敗事例
6. 将来の抱負関連する

The Speaker スピーカー

Fariza Abidova
Trusted Co., Ltd. Representative Director & CEO
SOPHYS Representative Director & CEO

Fariza Abidova grew up in a multicultural, multilingual environment in Uzbekistan, she speaks fluently in seven languages.
She graduated Samarkand National Foreign Language University as the top student.

She studied at Kobe University as a scholarship student of the MEXT Japan. In 2010, Fariza founded SOPHYS to provide business solutions to Fortune Global 500 selected Japanese companies regarding cross-cultural awareness, practical business, and communication skills necessary for a global business environment.

Fariza established Trusted in 2016, aiming to accelerate social innovation through business collaboration among companies around the world.

Fariza Abidova
(ファリザ・アビドヴァ )
Trusted株式会社  代表取締役 & CEO
SOPHYS株式会社  代表取締役 & CEO




Schedule スケジュール

• 7PM: Reception Opens
• 7:15: Casual Conversation, free discussions, introductions
• 7:45: Introduction by Jeff
• 7:45 to 8:30: Presentation by our Speaker
• 8:30 to 9:15: More free discussions
• 9:15: Head The Hub for drinks for "Nijikai"

• 7PM オープン
• 7:45 フリートーク
• 7:45 Jeffによるイントロダクション
• 7:45 to 8:30 ゲストスピーカーによるプレゼンテーション
• 8:30 to 9:15 フリーディスカッション
• 9:15 二次会に移動

Location 場所

The meetup will be held in the cafe of Principle-C Agency, in Ochanomizu. Offices are on the 10th floor of the Tri-Edge Building. It's about a 3 minute walk south from JR Ochanomizu station, or about 2 minutes walk from the Shin-Ochanomizu North Exit. The building entrance to the building is across from the Cathedral on Hongo-dori. Look for the white floor tiling, and glass entrance.

Warning1: Google Maps shows the rear of the building, not the entrance at the front.
Warning2: The building doors will lock at 8pm. If you arrive after 8pm, please wait for the doors to open if someone walks out the front of the building. There is also a side entrance around the corner to the left.

注: ここは新しい場所です。ミーティングルームも新しくなっていることにご注意下さい。 集合場所は御茶ノ水のトライエッジビルの10階、Principle-C Agencyです。JR御茶ノ水駅から南へ徒歩3分、新御茶ノ水駅北口から徒歩2分です。建物のエントランスは本郷通りで大聖堂の向かいにあります。白いタイルの床で、ガラスのエントランスの建物です。



500 Yen donation requested for Drinks and Website Maintenance.

Drinks Afterwards 二次会

Also, for those that want to stay late for a "Nijikai", most of us will head over to a near "The Hub" bar next to Ochanomizu Station. There you can relax and ask more questions in a casual environment.