MoMo Tokyo – August 1st – Beer Garden Matsuri

MoMo Joins Beers for Books and Tokyo Startups United!

Thrilled to announce our 2014 Mega Matsuri joins Beers for Books Celebration to benefit Room to Read! THE FootNiK is conveniently located just a few minutes from Nakano Station in a beautiful redeveloped park and the Outdoor Beer Garden is Spectacular. It’s a Huge Open Space and Everyone is Welcome, so share the details and bring your friends along for some hot summer fun, for a great cause!

Date: Friday, Aug. 1st, 2014
Venue: FOOTNIK Nakano :: MAP
Running Time: 19:00 – 22:00
Cash Bar – No RSVP required

We’ll be enjoying the evening in support of Room to Read, an amazing NPO whose mission is to provide opportunities to children in developing countries with the goal of empowering kids via literacy and gender equality in education. For every drink you buy, The Footnik will donate 100 yen on your behalf to Room to Read, enough money to fund one high-quality local language book in places where they are most needed.

Expect there will be lots of TSUper folks to meet = look forward to Cya there.. 😎

— MoMo Tokyo Team

Partner Event – June 27th – Tokyo Startups United

Join Us for Open Mic Night Debut at TSUper-Deluxe!

It’s been awhile since we first gathered the Tokyo Startup community for an evening of friendly drinks and fun networking, now.. finally.. about time to Just Do It again πŸ˜€

Inviting all startups to share quick elevator pitches: who are you, what are you doing, what do you need.. Customers, Investors, Partners, Staff? Open Mic begins at 8pm and speaker slots will be awarded in person at the venue, So Arrive Early to Book a Spot!

Date: Friday, June 27th, 2014
Venue: Super-Deluxe :: GMAP
Running Time: 19:00 – 23:00
Entry Fee: 1,000 JPY with Advance Registration – OR – 2,000 JPY at the door
Includes: First drink and Great Opportunities to Connect with the Future.

We’re looking forward to see you all real soon.. Seeking Buffet Sponsor – Contact Us!

— MoMo Tokyo Team

MoMo Tokyo – May 19th: Attract – Engage – Monetize

Mobile Biz Development – May 19th – Set Your Calendar

As the famous saying goes “Knowledge is Power” so we are totally thrilled to welcome speakers, see confirmed lineup below, from key verticals to the stage for an evening of discovery on markets, models – tools and tactics, in order to Help You Build Business.

Date: Monday, May 19th, 2014
Venue: Super-Deluxe :: GMAP
Running Time: 19:00 – 23:00
Entry Fee: 1,000 JPY with Advance Registration – OR – 2,000 JPY at the door
Includes: First drink and Super Opportunities to Connect, Learn and Share.

Presentations by:

Special Guests:

Also Pleased to Share:

The GSMA Mobile Asia Expo offering discount and demo opportunities our members

MoMo Silicon Valley runs the Momentum Accelerator, deadline to apply is May 30th

Startup Weekend Tokyo next event will be 16-18 May 2014 – Meet You There!

Have a Fantastic Golden Week – We Look Forward to See You Again Soon.. πŸ˜€

— MoMo Tokyo Team

PS: Cheers to all who joined our Hanami Party, it was Really Awesome Sakura weather!

MoMo Tokyo – Smile.. It’s Spring – Hanami Time!

Big Thanks to All who made it out for our Going Global event last month πŸ˜€

As we’re headed into the ‘official’ 1st day of spring this week, it’s time to get geared-up for our annual MoMo Yozakura Hanami action!! Indeed, Ueno Koen will be blooming again soon.. since it’s really up to mother nature, lets target *around March 31st for starters – Register Here for updates – and we’ll confirm final ‘best’ timing asap.. 😎

Date: Monday, *March 31st = Confirmed!
Time: 17:00 to 22:30
Location: Ueno Koen :: Map

Also wanted to note, for those who need a specific date locked into their schedules, the Tokyo Startups United group is thrilled to join at Happo-En Hanami on the evening of March 27th = an awesome venue and party plan. Meanwhile, the always amazing
Android Bazaar and Conference is coming up on March 21st – and – the First evAr Startup Weekend Tokyo Alumni event runs April 2nd. See you ‘out there’ again soon!

— MoMo Tokyo Team

MoMo Tokyo – Feb. 17th – Going Global VIP Mixer

Calling All Wild Horses – Lets Saddle Up & Ride Like the Wind!

Hope you got some rest over oshogatsu season = Now Ready to Run Hard. We had an amazing event on November 27th, Huge Thanks for Fantastic 2013, clearly it’s exciting times ahead for the so-called Startup Renaissance here. Thrilled to continue with our humble efforts – Bringing the Community Together – as this open network platform is connecting Japan and the world. It’s a pretty safe bet that This Year Will Be Epic.. 😎

Date: Monday, 17 February, 2014
Venue: Icon Lounge Shibuya :: MAP
Time: 19:30 – 22:30
Entry: 1,500 JPY includes 1st drink
Advance Registration is Required

As many members plan overseas travel with MWC, SxSW and GDC events all coming up – here’s your chance to join forces in advance. We also see increased activity from global players, now realizing the domestic opportunity, and looking for local partners.. Here Comes Everybody! Expect a few ‘special updates’ soon.. meanwhile, lock-in your calendar, we promise a super nite with some of the greatest mobile biz folks in Tokyo!

– Mobile Monday Team

MoMo Tokyo – November 27th – Tokyo Startups United

Post Event Update:
Huge Thanks to All – Awesome Night with +300 Attending – Check the Photo Gallery!

Celebrate Entrepreneurship in Japan

We’re thrilled to combine forces with several amazing Tokyo community networks to celebrate the growing energy of our local startup scene in Japan. This post GEW mega-mixer plan, with zero presentations and full-blown networking action, expects to draw 300+ of the best and brightest.. if you’re in the game you just gotta be there!

Date: Wednesday, 27th November 2013
Running Time: 19:00 – 23:00
Venue: LE G.A Roppongi :: MAP
Cost: Β₯1000 Entry – Cash Bar Advance Registration

Join us to welcome Startup Weekend teams for their Global Startup Battle after party, offer our congratulations to The Bridge (formally Startup Dating) platform folks and wish Happy 9th Anniversary to Mobile Monday Tokyo while gathering all members – with Business in Japan, Good People and Inter Media – for a massive Bonenkai Party!


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— MoMo Tokyo Team

Mobile Monday Tokyo – Sept. 16th – Birthday on a Boat!


Sorry folks.. Typhoon Man-Yi has Bad Timing.. #_#
The tour company cancelled the trip sadly – it’s off.

wOw.. September marks our 9th anniversary of running MoMo events here in Tokyo, Many Thanks To All for a Most Excellent Adventure. Considering the Happy Monday System, and 09.16 is Respect for the Aged (ahem) holiday, it’s the perfect time for a fresh-air Evening Cruise on the bay to celebrate! Please feel free to bring colleagues, friends and family along for casual drinks and Big Smiles, promise it Will Be Fun 😎

Date: Monday, 16th September 2013
Running Time: 18:00 – 21:00
Venue: Tokyo Bay Cruise from Takeshiba Pier :: MAP
Cost: 2,500 JPY includes *Cruise Ticket with Open Bar*

Important: *Book Your Tickets NOW*, it will sell-out soon, there’s an easy web-form with combini pay or simply call 03-3437-6119 to reserve. Also, we’ll have some updates to share with those confirmed, so please RSVP Here. Finally, plan to arrive by 6pm, take Yurikamome Line to Takeshiba Station, boarding begins at 7pm for a firm 7:15 departure, with or without you. See their FAQ Page with maps and related details.

We will gather on the Top Deck of the Ferry, near the beer of course, naturally you’re free to wander around the boat. There is a typical selection of food for sale on-board and the tour company offers yukata discounts too. If you’ve never been on this cruise, it’s great.. if you have – then you know – Lets Go.. All Aboard!

– MoMo Tokyo Team

MoMo Tokyo – August 5th – Beer Garden Festival

Yesss… it’s that time of year once again to get everyone together for some frosty pints – Frozen Nama For All – and cool evening breezes on the roof top beer gardens!

We’ve reserved a huge space at the ‘Green Garden’ of Tokyu Shibuya Honten for this Come as you are and Pay as you go evening. Note: consider this an Open to All event. Please Register – as we need an estimated head count – look forward to mix & mingle with our Tokyo mobile community along with friends and family other groups!

Date: Monday, 5th August 2013
Running Time: 19:00 – 22:00
Venue: Tokyu Shibuya Honten Roof Top :: GMAP
Cost: Free Entry, Cash Bar – See Menu [Jpn]

Otherwise, we’re gearing-up for the fall season, will pass details along as possible.. been thinking.. maybe our 9th Birthday on a Boat.. who wants to go for a cruise..!?!

Meanwhile.. we’d Love to get some members feedback about MoMo Tokyo activities; What do you enjoy – how could we improve, have you made an important connection at one of the many past events – tell us your stories.. 😎

– MoMo Tokyo Team

MoMo Tokyo – May 13th – APP Exhibition Mixer

Thanks to all who joined our Hanami event, it was snowing sakura, priceless. Next up: APP Exhibition Spring 2013, it’s been awhile, No Presentations – All Hands-on Action.

Date: Monday, 13 May, 2013
Venue: Super-Deluxe :: GMAP
Running Time: 19:00 – 23:00
Entry Fee: 1,000 JPY with Advance Registration – OR – 2,000 JPY at the door
Includes: 1-drink and Great Evening with Awesome mobile players!

See the company lineup below, look forward to join you there for cotton candy.. 😎

— MoMo Tokyo Team

Crisp Media is a NYC based mobile advertising company that has partnered with D.A.Consortium to bring the Crisp Engage advertising content management platform to Japan. As the market for feature phones in Japan wanes, and a new era of brand advertising in Japan emerges, Crisp Engage is preparing to to deliver high quality iPhone, Android and tablet creative to web and apps for Japan’s top brands. Crisp’s brand advertising focus contrasts with the prevailing performance advertising banners from SDK providers. Crisp’s light framework requires no SDK and leverages HTML5 to deliver immersive ad experiences and a varied set of KPIs beyond app downloads. Crisp is dedicated to both innovative front end design as well as best in class architecture for optimizing deployment across mobile networks.

Cooori, the online language learning company launched a new iOS app in January 2013 called LingoWorld that not only teaches Japanese but nine other languages. The app is localized to all ten languages so that a Thai person can be learn Japanese and vice versa. The target customers are beginners and tourists who want to enrich their experience by learning many useful phrases in a language. The learning app has game elements giving users points, a growing tree and badges while learning. The app uses AI to make the learning efficient and schedules learning tasks for the users. The users can practice their pronunciation in a built-in voice studio. LingoWorld has been downloaded by over 40,000 users worldwide and has garnered outstanding reviews.

Jorte Inc. is the developer of Jorte Calendar, your personal Organizer. Jorte is a free app available today for Android, iOS, and Kindle Fire. Designed to be easy to get started using but has many features for advanced users. Personalize your Calendar the way you want with Wallpapers, Icons, and Color themes. Jorte supports syncing with Google Calendar or our own Jorte Cloud to sync your Calendar between all your Android/iOS devices and the web.

Monaca is a cloud-based development platform featuring native iOS, Android and Windows 8 capability from Asial corporation. It allows developers to create native apps with HTML5 and JavaScript for multiple mobile platforms simultaneously. By using the Monaca IDE, developers can create, debug and distribute apps in a browser-based environment. This gives considerable savings in time and development costs compared with traditional development methods. Asial Corporation is a Tokyo-based technology company focused on server-side web and mobile application development.

Moneytree, released April 25th, is a new smartphone app that automatically display balances and transactions from your Japanese bank and credit card (presently iOS only). Tokyo-based Moneytree KK has been developing the cloud service for over a year, seeking to redefine the “personal finance” genre in Japan. The app focuses on reducing the amount of data shown, and delivers meaningful insights to consumers based on data analysis. For example, Moneytree tells you when and how much your next credit card payment is, so you know if you have sufficient funds in the right bank account. It can show you when an expected payment has arrived, eliminating the need to visit a bank branch or log into your bank’s smartphone ‘unfriendly’ website.

OrΓ©e was born in south of France to deliver elegant, durable & personalized tech objects primarily made of premium wood. All our objects are hand-finished by the craftsman.Our first object OrΓ©e Board is a wireless keyboard made of Maple & Walnut. Each board is made of a single piece of wood along with its own unique grain across keys. Customers are also able to choose the country&OS layout, typeface, and personalized texts or theme images engraved on the board.

At Willmore, we are developing a business specializing in the health care area, to manifest the values and hope. Preventive behavior support specialized familiar disease, the discomfort and pain, the provision of health care services, the health care research project, focusing on qualitative research of medical pharmaceutical professional, Every Wellness business, marketing and corporate communications We have performed support. AllergyChecker is an application that enables you to check whether any allergenic substance is contained in certain foods.

Established in 2008, Wizcorp is a Tokyo-based technology company which employs an international team of talented engineers and consultants. These wizards utilize and devise leading-edge technologies to create awesome web applications for a global audience. Having previously collaborated with high-profile clients such as GREE and Capcom, Wizcorp recently self-published two iOS puzzle games, Celulo and Tiki Takoo – Paradise Island. Both titles are HTML5 games which the company believes outperform many native apps. Wizcorp representatives will be on hand to reveal the magical formula which they used to achieve this.

Mobile Monday Tokyo – April 1st – Yozakura Hanami

Update: We’re Thrilled to Welcome Everyone From Bar Android – YATTA!

Yessss… it’s that time again (already) as the cherry blossoms are blooming and spring is In The Air! Since mother nature seems in a bit of a hurry this year, we will have our annual MoMo Tokyo Hanami at Ueno Park on Monday APRIL 1st (no foolin!)

The target location is same area as last year – See Map – we’re looking forward to join everyone for big smiles and cheers. Please be sure to bring along your own food and ‘beverages’ of choice, with some extras to share pot-luck style for friends and family. We’ll stake out the spot early and Be There All Day, up until last train, Join Us Anytime!

Fingers crossed on the weather; hopefully the timing will be just perfect for Sakura Fubuki so we can catch some falling petals for good luck the rest of this year.. πŸ˜€

— MoMo Tokyo Team