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Chackathon in NY
~HOW TO MAKE OUR LIFE MORE DELIGHTFUL WITH MATCHA(GREEN TEA)~
Tea(茶 Cha)+ Hackathon="Chackathon"!! Tea improves your CREATIVI-TEA!!
"Chackathon" means an ideathon with tea(茶 Cha). 1st Chackathon was held on May 2014 at Evernote HQ, and 6 more were held in Silicon Valley/San Francisco as of June 2017. Also it was held in Japan 6 times, and in Seattle twice as well. Over 500 people in total, have joined to this ideathon series.
These ideathons are organized by ITO EN who is a leading tea company from Japan, and TOKYO CULTURE CULTURE project by NIFTY Corporation. This will be a first time Chackathon in NY and we discuss about "HOW TO MAKE OUR LIFE MORE DELIGHTFUL WITH MATCHA(GREEN TEA)”
Tea is beside our daily life and makes it better, and symbol of healthy and peaceful life...!! That's why we discuss with ITO EN tea!!
On this Chakathon, attendees(estimated 30-35) make 5-6 groups for the group work that discuss about " HOW TO MAKE OUR LIFE MORE DELIGHTFUL WITH MATCHA(GREEN TEA)” And judges will select the best idea to award a prize!!
ITO EN provides complementary Teas and lunch for this event. Attendees will also able to see real Matcha Tea ceremony and taste it before start the ideathon to have some ideas.
Matcha is one of the hottest food trend in the US, but still it is not well-known what it actually is. After attending this event, your life will be more delightful!!
DATE: July 30th(SAT) from 11am to 5pm
INCLUDING complementary ITO EN teas and lunch
LOCATION: "Chakura" 230 E 9th St 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10003
AZ Kawahara(NIFTY Corporation/TOKYO CULTURE CULTURE)
Eiichi Miyauchi(ITO EN)
Roger Osorio -Community Leader of Startup Weekend NYC
Jiro Otsuka -Project Manager of Urban Future Labs at NYU
Rona Tison-Sr.Vice President of ITO EN(North America)Inc.
PRIZE: Matcha & Tea set from ITO EN
12:15 Input from ITO EN
-Tasting real Matcha
15:30 Presentation from groups
16:45 AWARD time
17:00 ENDING- Networking