On 12th June 2021, Leave a Nest conducted the TECH PLANTER DEMO DAY in Vietnam. Due to the COVID -19 pandemic, the entire event was held completely online. Despite the tough times that we are facing now, we managed to live up to expectations and would continue to strive harder. Leave a Nest is still firm on solving global deep issues with startups using technology.
For this year’s DEMO DAY, 9 finalists and 5 lightning talk speakers were selected from a total of 24 applications. These outstanding startup businesses were selected to present their innovative core technologies and business models. The startups are aiming to solve deep issues that are catered to our panel of judges from
|Leave a Nest Singapore|
|Mitsui Chemicals Singapore R&D Centre, Pte. Ltd.,|
|Real Tech Holdings Co., Ltd.,|
|Rohto-Mentholatum (Vietnam) Co., Ltd.,|
|Sun* Startups, Sun* Inc.,|
|ALI & Topica Edtech Group,|
|RT Capital and|
|Hermes Management Group|
We would like to thank our judges sincerely for taking time this year to join us, providing valuable feedback to all the teams and also encouraging us, allowing us to improve holistically. TPVT continues to be a huge success due to their continuous & unwavering support. Additionally, we would also like to thank all the online audiences & partners who took their time to watch the live event, ask questions via our internal Leave a Nest broadcasting system.
This year, we 6 awards from our partners and Congratulations to all the winners!
Tep bac Company Ltd, was crowned as the Grand Winner this year. Tep bac is trying to solve various issues that include: poor farm management, lack of traceability, disease outbreaks and unstable output prices for farmers in the aquaculture vertical. The team is trying to improve and develop Farmext, which is a farm management platform which is available on both mobile and web App with IOT devices. This software platform is uniquely designed to maximize convenience for local aquaculture farmers.
Below is a summary of this year’s winner
SUN* Award Winner
- Content: 2500 SGD cash prize
- Winner: Brain Analytics
- Theme: Software platform to help doctors diagnose Alzheimer’s disease.
SUN* Award winner (right) with Assoc. Prof PhD. Ta Minh Thanh (left)
ROHTO Award Winner
- Content: 2500 SGD cash prize
- Winner: Galaxy Biotech
- Theme: Preservation of agricultural products using nano-material technology
Rohto Award Winner (right) with Mr Yu Kitaoka (left)
Mitsui Chemicals Award
- Content: 2,500 SGD cash prize
- Team: TraToMa
- Theme: 3D Printing filaments from plastic waste
Mitsui Chemicals Award winner (right) with Dr Eiji Wantanabe (left)
Leave A Nest Award
- Content: Participation in TECH PLANTER SOUTHEAST ASIA FINAL in Singapore 2021
- Winner: ROBOT3T
- Theme: Robot & Smart Ecosystem for Industry 4.0
Leave A Nest Award winner (right) with Mr Shohei Michael Maekawa(left)
Real Tech Holdings Award
- Content: Opportunity for a 1-1 meeting with Real Tech Holdings
- Winner: Cricket One
- Theme: Cricket food & beverage ingredients
Real Tech Holdings Award winner (right) with Mr. Akitaka Wilhelm Fujii (left)
- Content: 3000 SGD cash prize & Participation in TECH PLANTER SOUTHEAST ASIA FINAL in Singapore 2021
- Winner: Tepbac Company Limited
- Theme: High-tech aquaculture platform for Vietnam farmers
Grand Winner Tep bac (right) with Mr Shohei Michael Maekawa(left) and Mr. Tanveer Gill
We sincerely hope that all the innovative technologies that are being developed in Vietnam will find their way to solve issues in local social issues soon.
If you are interested in watching other Tech Planter Demo Days, the next one will be:
|TP Malaysia||29th June|
|TP Thailand||10th July|
|TP Singapore||10th July|
Save the dates !! Stay safe and keep solving world issues !
For more information or any inquiries or concerns, please send an email to Ravi at [email protected]
Credit: Text: Ms Ying Loo and Images: Mr Gingi Nakamura