Becoming an Entrepreneur - Q&A with Yuichi Kato, CEO of Smooz

jeu. 24 août à 12:00

Fuseau horaire : Paris (GMT+02:00)


Yuichi Kato is an entrepreneur and product creator. 

Throughout his career, he has been creating software/hardware consumer products with companies like Sony, Rakuten, and Viber. In his spare time, he taught himself how to code in 2012 and has created numerous apps. One of those mobile apps, called TennisCore, was awarded Best of Apple Watch apps 2015 by Apple.

In 2016 March, he founded Astool Inc. with the mission of extending human capabilities by providing tools for the future. Six months later, Astool introduced an app called Smooz, a next generation mobile browser in Japan App Store. 

Smooz transforms your daily web searches into entertainment with superb tab navigation, AI powered search prediction, and social convergence. In the first week, 20 thousand users downloaded it. In 3 months, it was awarded App Store Best of 2016 by Apple.

During this meetup, Yuichi will talk about his journey to becoming an entrepreneur.

7:00 - Doors Open
7:10 - Introductions
7:25 - Q&A with Yuichi Kato

Afterwards, networking!