TECH PLANTER World Communication 2020 was held in Ota-city, Japan on March 6th, 2020.
Leave a Nest, Co., Ltd., have organized the seed-acceleration program, TECH PLANTER, from 2014, and thus far the total of 452 teams from 9 countries registered to TECH PLANTER 2019 season.
Five teams from the registered team of TECH PLANTER 2019 season and 4 teams nominated by the Enterprise Singapore, the Singaporean government agency were selected as the presenters in the TECH PLANTER World Communication 2020.
All teams talked about the “Deep Issue,” an issue deeply rooted in society , and also the “Deep Tech,” the technology that solves it, in five minutes.
After the round of judging, Tech Prom Lab, which develops and manufactures highly permeable pavement blocks utilizing industrial waste called PoreBlock to reduce the occurrence of flood in Indonesia, won the grand prize. They would like to bring their product and manufacturing process know-how to different parts of Indonesia and reach countries and regions with the same flood challenges in the future.
＜TECH PLANTER World Communication 2020 Event Overview＞
Date and Time：09:30-12:00 March 6th, 2020
Venue：Ota City Industrial Plaza (PiO) 1F, 20-20-1 Minami Kamata Ota Ward, Tokyo, 144 -0035, Japan
09:30~10:00 Opening remarks
10:00~12:00 TECH PLANTER World Communication 2020
Presenters（in order of presentation）：
１）Nanolabs LRC Co. Ltd.（the Phillipines）
Inexpensive flexible electrodes with low environmental impact
Dr. Ryan D. Corpuz（Founder and CEO）
２）Abmanan Biomedical Sdn. Bhd.（Malaysia）
The ointment containing ingredients from Ryefish
Dr. Abdull Manan Mat Jais（Founder and Project Leader）
３）Irisian/ Medical AI Co., Ltd. （Vietnam）
Inexpensive and quick eye and skin disease diagnostic tool using AI technology
Dr. Hoan T. Ngo (Scientific Advisor)
４）Tech Prom Lab /PT. Teknologi Kanggo Nusantara Bagja (Indonesia)
Highly permiable pavement blocks utilizing industrial waste
Ms. Anisa Azizah (Co-Founder and CEO)
５）OUTSENSE, inc （Japan）
Three-dimensional structure utilizing origami technology
Mr. Shintaro Ishimatsu (CTO)
６）Sentient.io Pte. Ltd.（Singapore）
Providing AI platforms and solutions that do not limit issues
Mr. Christopher Yeo (Founder and CEO)
７）ELXR Pte. Ltd.（Singapore）
Personal training program utilizing gene analysis
Mr. Steffan Fung （Founder and CEO）
８）ARTICARES Pte. Ltd.（Singapore）
Portable robot for effective upper limb rehabilitation
Mr. Amar Balajee（Buisness Development）
９）WaveScan Technologies Pte. Ltd.（Singapore）
Smart scan system for non-destructive inspection of infrastructure
Dr. Kush Agarwal（Founder and CEO）
Dr. Ryuta Takeda, Dr. Tsuyoshi Inoue, Global Platform Development Division