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Web Summit 2019 - Opening Night

Koki Uchiyama

Founder and Representative Director | Famiee

Koki Uchiyama, Founder and Representative Director of Famiee
Involved in development in one of the first Internet Search Engines in Japan in 1995, when he was a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Tokyo, and joined search engine venture company. Founded HottoLink Inc. in 2000, and led it to be listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange in 2013. For these 20 years, have led various innovative projects in Search, BigData, AI, Social Media, and in these days, blockchain.

In blockchain industry, managing famiee project(blockchain x LGBT), operating endowed Blockchain Innovation laboratory at the University of Tokyo, and investing in blockchain startups.