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  • Oct 6, 2011


Mashup Ninja Challenge with NTT Docomo, Evernote, Recruit & btrax

The biggest web-tech contest in Japan now lands in Silicon Valley!

The 7th Mashup Awards (MA7) opens their door to the local startups and developers to present their services and products. The event is called the “Ninja Challenge.”

At the event, up to 10 startups interested in the Japanese market will be presenting in front of the industry experts in the market to get professional advice. The event also includes some keynote speeches by Evernote, Qualcomm, and RECRUIT.

The event is absolutely free and includes drinks and food also!

Come join us to see who has already started to expand their presence globally.

Event Details

When: Wednesday, October 19, 2011
Where: DOCOMO Innovations, Inc.
Address:3240 Hillview Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304

Timeline / Agenda

5:30 pm – Doors open
6:00 pm – Pizza, drinks, networking
6:30 pm – Introduction by DOCOMO Innovations / What is MA7 by RECRUIT
6:45 pm – Ninja Pitch & QA Part1
7:10 pm – Keynote by Evernote
7:30 pm – Ninja Pitch & QA Part2
7:50 pm – Tech Talk by Qualcomm
8:10 pm – Ninja Pitch & QA Part3
8:30 pm – Networking, free discussion
9:30 pm – Closing

Call For Presentations

Benefits to presenters:

  • Get free advice from experts in the Japanese Market
  • Network with potential partners, clients, or investors in the Japanese Market
  • Exposure to media


  • With working web/mobile prototype using at least one API including
  • Adobe AIR,, Eventbrite, Evernote, Facebook,, Microsoft, PayPal, Qualcomm, etc.
  • Details about API Partners

How to Apply:


About btrax

btrax is an Innovation Design company specializing in UX and Service Design to create innovative products and services on a global scale.

We drive results through our dynamic team of experts based in San Francisco and Tokyo, with backgrounds in design, technology, and marketing.


  • Products and Service Development
  • Brand Development and Growth Strategy
  • Innovation Workshops
Learn more about btrax or contact us at to see how we can help your business.

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