The 21st Annual AVCJ Japan Forum

13-14 October, 2020


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*If AVCJ is unable to reschedule the event, we will refund the full amount of your booking.

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The world’s leading Japan focused private markets forum, AVCJ once again will convene an ecosystem that has been two decades in the making so you can have full access to the most compelling industry gathering in 2020 from an investment and fundraising perspective.

A golden age for Japan

The performance of domestic alternative funds has caught the eye of the industry globally, whilst the pool of active LPs continues to present a game-changing potential investor base for GPs.

If you are interested in harnessing the potential of Japan at a time when challenges are present in a number of markets across Asia and globally, then make sure you join the AVCJ Forum to hear the best researched content, delivered by the leading investors and access the strongest network.

Event highlights 2019

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The premier private equity & venture forum in Japan

    COVID-19 update:

  • We are continuously monitoring developments globally as we continue to make preparations for this upcoming event. Please be assured that, the health and safety of our delegates, speakers, partners and staff are our highest priority. Appropriate measures and changes will be made if the situation changes.
  • We are closely following all official health and travel guidance and precautions from the World Health Organisation and local government authorities, and encouraging our delegates to do the same.
  • If AVCJ needs to reschedule the event, your booking will be valid for the new dates or the amount credited towards a future AVCJ event.
  • If AVCJ is unable to reschedule the event, we will refund the full amount of your booking.
  • Book your pass with confidence today and take the advantage of discounted rate. Please contact us at +852 2158 9636 for more information.

The AVCJ Japan Forum is the can’t miss event of the year. The Forum has really helped us build the PE and alternatives ecosystem and all the people that are relevant in the industry are part of the conference year in, year out

Jun Tsusaka, Managing Partner, CIO and Founding Member, NSSK

This is a very well attended conference hundreds of people coming with a single thought in mind – how to invest in Japan.

Tatsuo Kawasaki, Partner, UNISON CAPITAL

Organisations that attended the Forum previously include:

    • Adamantem Capital
    • Adams Street Partners
    • Advantage Advisors
    • Advantage Partners
    • Aflac Japan
    • Akebono Asset Management
    • Alpinvest Partners
    • Alter Domus
    • Alternative Investment Capital
    • ANRI
    • Ant Capital Partners
    • Antelope Career Consulting
    • Aozora Bank
    • Apollo Global Management
    • Aramco Asia Japan
    • Archipelago Capital Partners
    • Ardian Japan
    • Ares Management
    • Ark Totan Alternative
    • Asahi Kasei Corporation
    • Asahi Kasei Pension Fund
    • Asahi Mutual Life Insurance
    • Asia Alternative Advisor
    • Asset Management One Alternative Investments
    • Atago Advisors
    • Bain Capital
    • Bain Capital Credit
    • Bank Julius Baer & Co
    • Bank of Yokohama
    • Barclays
    • Baring Private Equity Asia
    • Berkeley Research Group
    • BFG Capital Partners
    • BlackRock
    • Brookfield Asset Management
    • Brown Brothers Harriman Securities
    • Cambridge Asset Management
    • Campbell Lutyens
    • Capital Dynamics
    • Capstone Partners
    • CarVal Investors
    • CCV
    • CD&R
    • CDPQ
    • Cerberus Asia Pacific Advisors
    • China Growth Capital
    • China Investment Corporation
    • CLSA Capital Partners
    • Coller Capital
    • Concord Ventures
    • Coral Capital
    • Cotton Ginsberg Capital Partners
    • Crosspoint Advisors
    • CVC Asia Pacific
    • CVC Capital Partners
    • Daido Life Insurance Company
    • Daiwa Fund Consulting
    • DBJ Asset Management
    • Denso Pension Fund
    • Duff & Phelps
    • Duskin Pension Fund
    • Eaton Partners
    • ERM Japan
    • Fiera Capital
    • Fujitsu Pension Fund
    • Fuyo General Lease
    • GCM Investments
    • GFR Fund
    • Glendevon Advisors
    • Globis Capital Partners
    • Globis University
    • Goldman Sachs Asset Management
    • Gopher Asset Management
    • Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF)
    • Grand Victoria Group
    • Hamilton Lane
    • HarbourVest Partners
    • Harney Westwood & Riegels
    • Highlight Capital
    • Hosen Capital
    • Huisheng Consulting
  • iGlobe Partners
  • Innovation Network Corporation of Japan
  • Insight Equity
  • Integral Corporation
  • International Finance Corporation
  • Intertrust Japan
  • Intralinks
  • Ion Pacific
  • IQ EQ
  • iSigma Capital Corporation
  • J.P. Morgan Asset Management
  • JA Mitsui Lease
  • Jafco
  • Japan Bank for International Cooperation
  • Japan Capital Investors
  • Japan Industrial Solutions
  • Japan Post Bank
  • Japan Post Insurance
  • Java
  • JLT Risk Services
  • J-STAR
  • Jupiter Impact Partners
  • JVPF
  • King & Spalding
  • Konomi
  • KPMG
  • KWAP
  • Langham Hall
  • Lexington Partners
  • LGT Capital Partners
  • Macquarie Principal Finance Asia
  • Manulife Capital
  • Maples and Calder
  • Marsh
  • Marsh Broker
  • Marubeni Corporation
  • Mayer Brown
  • Mercury Capital Advisors
  • Merrill Corporation
  • Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry
  • Mitsubishi Corporation
  • Mitsubishi Corporation Asset Management
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Morgan Stanley Securities
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking
  • Mitsui & Co.
  • Mitsui & Co. Alternative Investments
  • Mitsui & Co., Principal Investments
  • Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Company
  • Mizuho Bank
  • Mizuho Capital
  • Mizuho Securities
  • Mizuho Securities Principal Investment
  • Mizuho Trust & Banking
  • Monument Group
  • Morgan Stanley Alternative Investment Partners
  • Mori Hamada & Matsumoto
  • MSD Investments
  • MUFG Bank
  • MVision Private Equity Advisers
  • National Federation of Mutual Aid Associations for Municipal Personnel
  • National Kyosai Federation of Japan Agricultural Cooperatives
  • National Pension Fund Association
  • NewQuest Capital Partners
  • Nippon Life Insurance Company
  • Nippon Wealth Life Insurance Company
  • Nissay Asset Management Corporation
  • Nitto Denko Pension Fund
  • Nomura Asset Management
  • Nomura Funds Research and Technologies
  • Nomura Securities
  • Norinchukin Bank
  • Noritz Corporate Pension Fund
  • NS Solutions Corporation
  • NSSK
  • Ocean Link
  • Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan
  • Openspace Ventures
  • Orchestra Private Equity
  • Organization for Small & Medium Enterprises and Regional Innovation
  • ORIX Life Insurance Corporation
  • PAG
  • Pantheon Ventures
  • Partners Group
  • Peninsula House
  • Pension Fund Association for Local Government Officials
  • Permira
  • Permira Debt Managers
  • Phronesis Partners
  • Polaris Capital Group
  • Polaris CG Singapore
  • Portfolio Advisors
  • Preqin
  • Rakuten
  • Raymond James Investment Banking
  • Resona Bank
  • Ripplewood Advisors
  • Risa Partners Asia
  • Rising Japan Equity
  • Rocket Equities
  • Ropes & Gray
  • Rothschild & Co Merchant Banking
  • S&P Global Market Intelligence
  • Schroder Adveq Investment
  • Schroder Investment Management
  • Secom Pension Fund
  • Sekisui House Pension Fund
  • Sen Family Office
  • Shinkin Central Bank
  • Siguler Guff
  • SilverRay Capital
  • Simpson Thacher & Bartlett
  • Small & Medium Enterprises and Regional Innovation
  • Social Investment Partners
  • Soken
  • Soleil Global Advisors
  • Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Asset Management
  • Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Insurance
  • StepStone
  • Strait Capital Investment Group
  • Sumitomo Life Insurance Company
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation
  • Sumitomo Mitsui DS Asset Management
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Investment
  • Surana & Surana International Consultants
  • T&D Asset Management
  • TAU Investment Management
  • Teikyo University
  • Terra Firma Capital Management
  • The Bank of Fukuoka
  • The Carlyle Group
  • The Dai-ichi Life Insurance Company
  • The Gibraltar Life Insurance
  • The Joyo Bank
  • The Longreach Group
  • The Nomura Trust and Banking
  • The Norinchukin Trust & Banking
  • The Oita Bank
  • The Shizuoka Bank
  • The Toho Bank
  • The Tokyo Star Bank
  • Threefa
  • Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance
  • Tokio Marine Asset Management
  • Tokyo University of Science
  • Top Tier Capital Partners
  • Tricor
  • Triple A Partners Japan
  • Trust Capital
  • Unison Capital
  • Uzabase
  • Värde Partners
  • Venture Enterprise Center, Japan
  • Vertex Growth
  • Vertex Holdings
  • Warburg Pincus
  • WaterBridge Ventures
  • Weil, Gotshal & Manges
  • White & Case
  • Yahoo Japan Capital

... and many others!


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AVCJ, an Acuris company, is the leading provider of Asian private equity and venture capital information and intelligence. For more than 30 years, Asia's deal-making industry has relied on AVCJ’s insightful editorial coverage, reliable data, intelligent analysis and market leading conferences to conduct their day-to-day business from deal sourcing, due diligence to fundraising and exits.