November JPNYC Startups Event

The Future of the Ticket

The Future of the Ticket

This is our 7th event, and we're thrilled to introduce a global event registration platform, Peatix based in NYC! Expect to learn about:

• Starting up in Japan & the early days of Peatix

Stories of going global & US event market

• Visions and future of Peatix

If you want to learn about cross-cultural business between US-Japanese markets, discover new technology, and meet other enthusiastic technologists, please come and join us at Pivotal Labs! (and hang out afterwards at a bar nearby)


- 6:30pm Door opens/ Networking

- 7:00pm Opening Remarks

- 7:15pm Speaker : Taku Harada - Co-founder & CEO, Peatix

Group Discussion for Peatix Business

- 8:00pm Announcements & Open Networking

About Peatix

Peatix is a global event registration platform that provides event organizers with powerful tools to create, promote, manage and sell out events of all sizes. Peatix’s innovative, mobile-centric solution for event management has served over 60,000 events since its inception in May 2011. From concerts to conferences, and everything in between, Peatix empowers organizers while enriching the event experience for attendees through social interactions and event discovery in its mobile applications (iPhone, Android) and mobile website. And thanks to the lowest ticketing fees available, and fully customizable event pages, event organizers can promote, sell tickets, and manage their events with considerable ease.


Taku Harada

Taku founded Peatix together with his former colleagues at Amazon, and has served as its CEO since its inception. Taku also held the position of Representative Director and CEO of YOOX Japan until August 2009. Prior to YOOX, Taku held various positions at Amazon Japan including head of its mobile and online marketing divisions. He also launched the iTunes Music Store in Japan while at Apple in 2005 and led its marketing team. Taku began his career at Sony Music Entertainment's international business affairs division in Japan. He holds a B.A. from Yale University.

A special thanks to Pivotal Labs for providing us a space for our event!

We hope that this event will be a place where Japan & NY people can come collaborate. Looking forward to seeing you all!

Masa, Yu & Toby

Event Timeline
Mon Nov 2, 2015
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM EST
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Pivotal Labs
Venue Address
625 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10011 United States
Take the elevator to the 2nd Floor.
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