Leave a Nest Co., Ltd. founder and CEO Dr. Yukihiro Maru, Leave a Nest Malaysia founder and Leave a Nest Singapore Pte. Ltd. Managing Director Dr. Kihoko Tokue together with our new energetic member, Ms. Wakako Tajima visited Manila 5-7 April 2017.
DLSU visit on 6 April 2017
Visit to UP on 7 April
We are visiting the Philippines in hope to meet with researchers and young professionals who would like to bring change to the region. Leave a Nest group has been working in South East Asia since 2010 (Leave a Nest Singapore founded by passionate Singaporean Dr. Andrew Gung) and since then we have established second subsidiary in Malaysia in 2013. With this two subsidiaries we have been working in the regions together with universities.
We aim to set up a company together with local passionate members who share our vision of “Advancing Science and Technology for Global Happiness” As the first way to get to know social challenges the islands country face we are calling out for researchers to share their solution (research output) in the form of business plan at inaugural TECH PLAN DEMO DAY in the PHILIPPINES on May 27 (Sat) in QBO innovation hub located in Makati, Philippines.
Deadline is approaching at April 28 2017. Not enough time? Don't worry, if you are researcher or final year project students, you already have necessary information in your head. Are startup eligible to sign up? Yes. We are interested to hear from anyone working with deep science technology (sorry we exclude IT only startup as they are offered more support at this point in time).
Please consider applying for this opportunities to receive valuable feedback from Japanese industry partners, local academia and government officials. In addition, winner of the TECH PLAN DEMO DAY in the PHILIPPINES will receive 2,000 USD worth of seed money and trip to TECH PLAN DEMO DAY in SINGAPORE to present your work all sponsored by us (2 members per team and 3 days 2 nights accommodation).
For any inquiry please e-mail: [email protected] addressed to Ms. Wakako Tajima and Mr. Shohei Michael Maekawa