[CXC participants only] Announcement of CrossXcross Global Business Challenge 2020 (CXCX20)


Dec. 1

To all registered registrants to crossXcross2019,

The overseas workshop as the final event of the crossXcross global edition will be held as follows.

Date:            16th Mon - 17th Tue, March 2020

Venue:          Kasetsart University HU Home and other places in Bangkok, Thailand

Contents:     Selected crossXcross participants will compete for entrepreneurship in the form of a business contest with students and entrepreneurs in Bangkok with a business plan based on emergent ideas (English will be used locally). e are also planning to visit a venture support facility in Bangkok.

Schedule details (3 days 2 nights): (Schedule until departure will be announced separately)


Local gathering at Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport (afternoon)
Hotel (Bangkok city) check-in


Move from hotel to venue (plan Kasetsart University) (morning)
CXC Global Challenge 2020 (scheduled for pitches, awards, exchange events, etc.) (all day)


Hotel checkout
Visit to venture support facilities in Bangkok (details TBD)
Move to Suvarnabhumi Airport, local dissolution (evening)*
* Assuming that you will be staying in the cabin on a night flight and arriving next morning

  • Nara Institute of Science and Technology faculty and staff will lead the entire schedule.
  • Detailed schedule and workshop program will be announced as soon as they are determined.

Qualification requirements:

Selected from crossXcross participants. If you wish to participate, please submit the local pitch content (business plan) and apply. Participants are selected through a screening based on the proposed contents. About 5 people will be selected. Nara Institute of Science and Technology will bear the participation fee, including round-trip expenses and accommodation expenses. Please refer to the application guidelines for details.

CrossXcross2019 Round3 is going to be held on December 7th (sat.) and on December 21th (Sat.). Some vacancies available. For detail and registration, visit here


Nara Institute of Science and Technology Geiot Secretariat (Information Science Research Area A304)

Extension# 6252

Email: geiot-contact@is.naist.jp