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North America West Coast Course Selected Companies

  • Artrigger Inc.

    Name of Representative:Madoka Sakaitani

    We are in the business of planning, development and operation of services using blockchain technology. Our “Smart storage” service allows you to strengthen your document management and ID/account management. It can be used to reinforce areas that are not covered by the security of cloud management, preventing information leakage even in a remote work environment. It can also be integrated with payment terminals to prevent the collection of license fees and royalties for complex custom and subscription-based products from being missed.

  • Infostellar, Inc.

    Name of Representative:Naomi Kurahara

    We operate a flexible and scalable cloud-based ground station platform called StellarStation. Satellite operators can access ground stations around the world with a single setup. Meanwhile, ground station owners can generate revenue by renting out their inactive ground station time to other satellite operators.

  • OPE×PARK Inc.

    Name of Representative:Yasunori Honda

    We are developing products that make doctors’ decisions more visible by using surgical data. OPeLiNK is the world’s only product that absorbs the protocols of all the devices in the operating room with ORIN middleware, making it possible to utilize all kinds of surgical data. Our goal is to create a platform for surgeons around the world to use this technology to innovate medical education.

  • THEY OWN

    Name of Representative:Lily Okamoto

    THEY OWN empowers womxn with the menstrual products with end-cycle in mind. Womxn takes enough burden. No need to feel the guilt of creating more waste or compromise convenience and comfort for our mother earth every month. Our green menstruation solution meets the needs of womxn with strong social responsibility.

  • bajji, Inc

    Name of Representative:Noritaka Kobayashi

    We provide”Feelyou” that is a self-care app that aims to make it easy to take care of your mental health with a single tap. It combines two functions: a system to help each other by empathizing with others, and mood tracking to improve your mental health by yourself. Feelyou reduces loneliness by empathizing with other people around the world who are feeling the same way, and prevents serious mental health problems by reflecting on your own emotional waves.

  • bitBiome, Inc.

    Name of Representative:Sunao Fujioka

    bitBiome provides “microbial single-cell genomic analysis” as a service for various industries/academia researchers, from basic research to product development. Our proprietary single-cell, whole-genome analytical platform called bit-MAP® enables strain-level differentiation and functional analyses with high accuracy, broad spectrum of bacteria, and high throughput. It delivers unprecedented strain-level genomics with functional insights into microbiome not available with the existing technologies.

  • Latona, Inc.

    Name of Representative:Kyoko Otawa

    We provide services that accelerate high-speed and secure data processing on edge devices by providing an AI and IoT platform. The functions required for the edge are subdivided into microservices, and like Lego bricks, combinations of them are loaded on the edge as containers according to the demand, and container orchestration by Kubernetes enables high-speed and highly accurate data processing control even within a LAN disconnected from the cloud.

  • ScientistPage Inc.

    Name of Representative:Tyagi Shashank

    We are a video platform that provides researchers and scientists with the opportunity to disseminate their research findings to the world through videos. We believe that simplicity is always important, and that the shift from reading papers to watching videos will reduce the time and cost of information retrieval for researchers and make it more understandable.

North America East Coast Course Selected Companies

Shenzhen Course Selected Companies

  • I’mbesideyou Inc.

    Name of Representative:Shozo Kamiya

    We provides BtoB SaaS that uses multimodal AI to analyze online communications such as Zoom to create high quality communications that are unique to online, tailored to each individual’s reaction. We believe that our system could be the new backbone system of the Corona era, and we have applied for 13 international patents.

  • Instalimb, Inc.

    Name of Representative:Yutaka TOKUSHIMA

    We provide unprecedentedly low-cost, high-quality 3D printed prosthetics to the approximately 90 million people around the world who cannot afford prosthetics. In order to achieve this goal, we have developed three technological elements from scratch: software (3D-CAD and AI), hardware (3D printer and materials), and design (prosthetic design and production technology using 4D technology) to create a completely new prosthetic digital manufacturing solution and product.

  • Water X Technologies Corporation

    Name of Representative:Yuji Nakayama

    We develop a new bidet toilet seat that eliminates the need for toilet paper. The unique technology allows you to wash and dry your areas comfortably without using paper. By spreading this product around the world, we will provide more hygiene environment in places where paper cannot be flushed in the toilet as well as create a world where no more forests are cut down to make paper.

  • MK PLUS Co., Ltd.

    Name of Representative:Kazumasa Kurokawa

    We aim to develop practical applications of Vanadium Solid-State Battery (VSSB) eg. EVs (Electric Vehicle), PHEVs (Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle), solar electricity and gadgets of mobile batteries. The most appealing point of this battery is its short charging time which is 100 times faster than the existing batteries. For example, in the case of an EV, a full charge in 90 seconds is expected to be feasible compared to Tesla’s lithium-ion battery which takes about five hours to charge each time.

  • Gatebox Inc.

    Name of Representative:Takechi Minori

    Gatebox Inc. was founded in 2014, to find a way to live with virtual characters. Gatebox mass production model has a projection technology which realizes the virtual character in this world, and through an array of sensors, a virtual character can talk to you with affection as a real human. You can have a solution for engagement with customers by developing the character app on the Gatebox Platform.

  • Samaria Co., Ltd.

    Name of Representative:YUKO YAMASAKI

    Samaria Inc. is an advertising agency with some of the world’s leading creators. There aren’t many manga and anime advertisements and blogs in the world that you can see in Japan. Japan’s world-class stories require a sense of style that has been cultivated over many years. We would like to spread manga and anime around the world by making the most of our rich creators and by taking an approach that has an affinity with the corporate world of advertising.

  • SmartCity Research Institute

    Name of Representative:XUE KAI

    Smart City Research Institute, is a startup from The University of Tokyo, with the passion of building smarter technologies for smart city. We are providing the next-generation road management platform, GLOCAL-EYEZ, for making road maintenance easier and cheaper. We developed road profile and IRI estimation method, as well as AI road damage (pothole, crake, etc.) estimation method that can evaluate road condition with high accuracy, by simply using a smartphone or drive recorder installed in vehicle. Our core technology has been introduced to more than 11 countries and the total measurement length is over 1million kilometers. We believe GLOCAL-EYEZ will make the road condition better among the road.

  • Setsuro Tech Inc.

    Name of Representative:Shinichiro Takezawa

    Seturo Tech Inc. is a startup founded in 2017, which originated in Tokushima University. Our technological foundation is the efficient and stable genome editing methods “GEEP method” and “VIKING method”. These original genome editing methods enable us to provide genome-edited animals and cells at a low cost and in a short period of time. We will contribute to the development of genome editing technology through contract genome editing services, fostering the genome editing industry, and enriching people’s lives.

  • Zenport Inc.

    Name of Representative:Fumiyuki Ota

    With fresh eyes and deep insights, we simplify and standardize the inter-company communications of global supply chain management, acquiring the patent on our product concept. The current product is a communication platform based on the Object-oriented design to halve the communication costs of legacy off-line methods, such as emails, calls, and excel spreadsheets, among exporters, importers, and various logistics providers.

  • Haloworld Inc.

    Name of Representative:Tempuu Siva

    We are developing a robot autonomous mobility technology called ReFRO. Currently, the company is working with Japanese general contractors, railway companies and other large corporations to make various operational robots autonomous, establishing and further refining autonomous mobile technology that moves mainly on point cloud data captured by 2D LiDAR. In addition, BeTHERE, a 3D scanner developed to facilitate the conversion of construction, real estate, and disaster sites to DX, takes images of space with LiDAR and a 360° camera, and creates texture-mapped spatial data that is pasted into spatial point cloud data in minutes, making it easier, faster, and more understandable than ever before. It can create easy to use spatial data.

  • HelloLight,Inc.

    Name of Representative:Akatsuki Torii

    We are developing a SIM-embedded light bulb with the latest technology to help eliminate misery with just one light bulb: the integration of LPWA communication technology and the light bulb (IoT light bulb), and the cloud technology to achieve a tremendous price and convenience at one-tenth of conventional light bulbs. We aim to solve the problems of aging society and crime prevention with the simplest ever device for monitoring and crime prevention.

  • Fun Group Inc.

    Name of Representative:Kenji Miki

    We are a travel tech company that plans and manages local optional tours and sightseeing experiences for travelers around the world with the vision of creating a mechanism to access inspiring experiences. As a tourism supplier platform, we support the digital transformation of small and medium-sized tourism businesses and set a global standard in the inefficient Tours & Activities industry, which has not yet gone online.

  • RESC Ltd.

    Name of Representative:Daisuke Suzuki

    RESC, Ltd. has been aiming to realize the smart cities that are resistant to natural disasters, achieve zero emission, and have widespread e-Mobilities. Since we think that expanding the use of batteries is essential for this realization, we have developed a battery platform that makes full use of ICT system, big data, and prediction algorithms. Our battery platform can be used for battery sharing/swapping services for e-Mobilities and energy services for power grids. Our patented ICT system and prediction algorithms enable the maximization of user-convenience, economy, and environmental-friendliness for these services.

Singapore Course Selected Companies

  • Dental Assist Co., Ltd.

    Name of Representative:Naozumi Matsumoto

    We manufacture and sell orthodontic aligners, which were born out of our desire to lower the threshold for orthodontic treatment and solve many people’s dental problems. We boast the largest number of orthodontic cases in Japan, and with our proprietary state-of-the-art computer modeling technology, we have been able to provide a wide range of orthodontic services. We make aligners that best fit each patient’s dental profile.

  • Lizuna

    Name of Representative:Jason Sio

    We protect eCommerce business from online fraud orders. Fraud orders can cost the merchants a lot of money, time, and resources from bad-actors and chargebacks. We specialize in helping small to big companies further automate and reduce their fraud orders and false positive by using Big Data, digital verification, and an assisted learning fraud detection system.

  • RevComm Inc.

    Name of Representative:Takeshi Aida

    We develop and provide a service called MiiTel, which uses artificial intelligence to analyze and visualize phone sales and call center operations to dramatically increase productivity. A year and a half after the service was launched, more than 11,000 users across all industries and company sizes have used the service and 22 million calls have been made through MiiTel.

  • RESC Ltd.

    Name of Representative:Daisuke Suzuki

    RESC, Ltd. has been aiming to realize the smart cities that are resistant to natural disasters, achieve zero emission, and have widespread e-Mobilities. Since we think that expanding the use of batteries is essential for this realization, we have developed a battery platform that makes full use of ICT system, big data, and prediction algorithms. Our battery platform can be used for battery sharing/swapping services for e-Mobilities and energy services for power grids. Our patented ICT system and prediction algorithms enable the maximization of user-convenience, economy, and environmental-friendliness for these services.

  • GINKAN, Inc.

    Name of Representative:Tomochika Kamiya

    GINKAN runs SynchroLife, a social media restaurant discovery service with a token economy. SynchroLife helps diners find good restaurants with AI recommendations and rewards them with cryptocurrency for posting reviews and dining out. SynchroLife is also digitally transforming marketing in the restaurant industry with risk free PR and a big data based customer relationship management service.

  • GAOGAO Pte. Ltd.

    Name of Representative:Takuya Tejima

    We are a startup studio from Southeast Asia. Our start-up engineers, with past CTO and idea stage development experience, provide consulting and sustainable MVP development support to entrepreneurs and new business unit clients. We are currently headquartered in Singapore with offices in Bangkok and Japan, and have a global reach.

  • AI Communis Pte. Ltd.

    Name of Representative:Nobuhiko Suzuki

    We aspire to take our communication to the next generation with our proprietary Automatic Speech Recognition engine, co-developed and researched with Carnegie Mellon University. We provide a customized ASR engine for each client through their own audio data, leading to higher accuracy rate. Our solution being hosted on AWS, we ensure there is no data contamination and provide enterprise grade security with restricted access.

  • Quantum Operation Inc.

    Name of Representative:Kazuma Kato

    We are an IoT startup with medical-level sensor technology. We are developing continuous-measurable solutions and hope to help people around the world suffer less from disease and avoid serious illnesses. We are also currently developing the world’s first continuously-measurable, non-invasive blood glucose meter.

  • TRUSTDOCK Inc.

    Name of Representative:Takahiro Chiba

    We are a new classified startup called KYC as a Service, which provides the only eKYC all-compliant digital ID app in Japan, TRUSTDOCK, and the API infrastructure for KYC & AML. KYC & AML business processes in compliance with various laws are being provided 24/7 via API.

  • Kiara Inc.

    Name of Representative:Daisuke Ishii

    We develop and sell Kiara, a real-time translation tool for 100 languages as a plug-in for Slack and email with the mission of “Boost Humans with AI.” Our strength is the simplicity of one-stop operation on Slack, with no management screens, and we plan to take advantage of the fact that we have 100 million characters of big data to add additional automated functions that other companies cannot offer.

Germany Course Selected Companies

  • INDETAIL Co., Ltd.

    Name of Representative:Daisuke Tsuboi

    To achieve our business model of becoming a start-up production that creates 100 different businesses (details), We are creating new businesses to solve the problems faced by local communities and regions. Our goal is to create new approaches to economic spheres and new user experiences by using advanced technologies, and we are actively engaged in prototyping and PoC to create highly practical businesses.

  • EAGLYS, Inc.

    Name of Representative:Hiroki Imabayashi

    We are committed to bringing about a society where all data can be used safely through Secure Computing systems – our DataArmor line of products aim to provide services that are simple to adopt, and create value for our customer’s clients by securing their data while it is being processed. This approach protects confidentially, and allows for greater precision as well as lower cost in analysis of sensitive data. With our solutions your data stays encrypted while remaining connected – allowing you to build a truly sustainable data ecosystem.

  • AISing Ltd

    Name of Representative:Idesawa Junichi

    We are professionals in edge AI and mechanical engineering. Edge AI is AI that can be used on the edge devices (end devices), and our proprietary AI algorithm, DBT (Deep Binary Tree), is the world’s first edge AI technology that can learn, predict, and add to data in real time without the need for a cloud connection. Using our unique AI, we have been developing joint projects with major companies in various industries and licensing AI technology to improve productivity and quality at the same time.

  • XPAND K.K.

    Name of Representative:Nanmoku Toworu

    We invented “”The XPAND Code””, which is a new super contactless tool for smartphones that can be applied with QR codes. Its horizontal elongated shape makes our prodcut unique. Our specific product shape not only hamonizes with the existing landscape and design, but also enabled long-distanced scanning, which has been the drawbacks with QR code technology.

  • APB Corporation

    Name of Representative:Hideaki Horie

    APB is a startup developing and manufacturing the first large scale bipolar lithium-ion battery modules called All Polymer Battery, which was co-developed by Hideaki Horie, current CEO of APB, and Sanyo Chemical Industries, Ltd. (“Sanyo Chemical”.) To realize high-quality batteries, we have developed a bipolar structure where current flows across the cell interfaces perpendicular to the electrode plane, and polymer as basic material. The electrode material of All Polymer Battery is wrapped with gel-like polymer containing electrolytic solution, which is realized by surface activity control technology of Sanyo Chemical. Through the adoption of such technologies, our All Polymer Battery is characterized by such features as high reliability, high energy density, and innovative manufacturing processes at the same time.

  • Corpy&Co., Inc.

    Name of Representative:Kohei Yamamoto

    With a mission to save lives and extend equality through advanced AI technology, We are developing solutions to implement AI in mission/safety critical areas where high reliability is required. DAIDS is a brain aneurysm diagnostic AI system using state-of-the-art image recognition and explainable AI technology.

  • Sharing Energy Co., Ltd.

    Name of Representative:Emiko Koga

    Since February 2018, Sharing Energy have been rolling out “Share-Denki”, third party ownership model for PV systems, mainly to household users. The number of contracts in Japan exceeds 1,000 and the number of partner companies exceeds 250. We are also providing storage batteries and other energy resources to prosumers. In addition, we have partnered with Power Ledger, an Australian blockchain developer and erex which is a major retail electricity provider to conduct a PoC of P2P energy trading.

  • 16Lab Inc.

    Name of Representative:Ko Kijima

    A developer of the world’s smallest IoT/Wearable module, 16Lab, offers intuitive solutions for Human-Computer Interactions – not limited to preventing car theft effectively but also perfectly fits the Smart City era. Personal authentication would matter a lot in this new era as a growing number of computing intelligences are being implemented around us. Smartphones can remain a multi-purpose controller, but people really don’t want to be burdened to look at their smartphone screens 700 to 800 times a day.

  • Green Science Alliance Co., Ltd.

    Name of Representative:Ryohei Mori

    We are engaged in research and development of cutting-edge materials and technologies specializing in the environmental and energy fields. We have synthesized advanced materials such as lithium-sulfur batteries and other next-generation rechargeable batteries, fuel cells, petroleum-free 100% natural biomass biodegradable resins, antibacterial and antiviral materials, quantum dots, quantum dot solar cells, and metal-organic structures, and we are conducting research and development based on these materials.

  • Tsukuba Technology Co., Ltd.

    Name of Representative:Bo Wang

    We are a start-up that originated from AIST, and develops, manufactures and sells non-destructive inspection equipment for use in various industries including energy, infrastructure and transportation. The Laser Ultrasonic Visualizing Inspector (LUVI), is the world’s first system to simultaneously visualize the transmission of ultrasonic waves generated by a laser, and detect the inner defects of a complex-shaped object, including CFRP. The compact X-ray inspection system utilizes a unique cold-cathode structure, which reaches high voltages and maintains a long life, and enables the instant imaging of a structure. Along with the wireless function and the battery, it can be used to inspect narrow and high places onsite.

  • PicoCELA Inc.

    Name of Representative:Hiroshi Furukawa

    We are a pioneer in corporate WiFi mesh and aims to create a platform business to support a new era. PicoCELA offers enterprise-grade stability and quality in its wire-free commercial products.

  • PJP Eye LTD.

    Name of Representative:Hiroaki Nishina

    We are a global solutions company that is revolutionizing the world’s sustainable energy revolution with its unique “Cambrian™” carbon battery. Cambrian” uses no rare metals, can fully charge a mama’s bike in 20 minutes, does not deteriorate for more than 10 years, can withstand temperatures from -20 to 61 degrees Celsius, and is easy to recycle.

Web Summit Course Selected Companies

  • Anaut inc.

    Name of Representative:Nao Kobayashi

    We are developing software that uses artificial intelligence to support surgery in the surgical filed, a product called the “Precision Mapping (Map of the human body)” . This product uses AI technology to help the sight of surgeons’ surgery, thereby making an impact on improving the biggest complication in surgical care. We aim to bring innovation to surgical care.

  • XPAND K.K.

    Name of Representative:Nanmoku Toworu

    We have developed XPAND Code, a new super contactless link tool for smartphones that can be used in conjunction with QR codes. The most distinctive feature of the product is its long and narrow horizontal design. The shape of the code enables it to be read from long distances and to compensate for the weaknesses of QR Code.

  • Dream Drive K.K.

    Name of Representative:Jared Campion

    We are a new lodging option, a high-end van conversion camper rental business. Unlike traditional large campers, our minivans are customized for today’s travel needs, including ease of driving and finding parking, providing the ideal mobile lodging space for all travelers who want to enjoy the freedom of travel.

  • Corpy&Co., Inc.

    Name of Representative:Kohei Yamamoto

    With a mission to save lives and extend equality through advanced AI technology, We are developing solutions to implement AI in mission/safety critical areas where high reliability is required. ‘DAIDS’ is a brain aneurysm diagnostic AI system using state-of-the-art image recognition and explainable AI technology.

  • Zenport Inc.

    Name of Representative:Fumiyuki Ota

    With fresh eyes and deep insights, we simplify and standardize the inter-company communications of global supply chain management, acquiring the patent on our product concept. The current product is a communication platform based on the Object-oriented design to halve the communication costs of legacy off-line methods, such as emails, calls, and excel spreadsheets, among exporters, importers, and various logistics providers.

  • Tenchijin inc

    Name of Representative:Yasuhito Sakuraba

    We provide the Tenchijin Compass, which combines satellite data, ground data and human expertise to evaluate land. This primarily helps farmers understand the changing conditions of their cropping environment and pests caused by climate change so they can farm more efficiently and profitably.

  • bajji Inc.

    Name of Representative:Noritaka Kobayashi

    We provide “Feelyou” that is a self-care app that aims to make it easy to take care of your mental health with a single tap. It combines two functions: a system to help each other by empathizing with others, and mood tracking to improve your mental health by yourself. Feelyou reduces loneliness by empathizing with other people around the world who are feeling the same way, and prevents serious mental health problems by reflecting on your own emotional waves.

  • Bisu

    Name of Representative:Daniel Maggs

    We develop healthcare products that use personalized data. With a simple weekly exam, you get specific advice on how to improve your health and prevent disease, including customized meal plans and nutritional deficiencies.

  • PJP Eye LTD.

    Name of Representative:Hiroaki Nishina

    We are a global solutions company that is revolutionizing the world’s sustainable energy revolution with its unique “Cambrian™” carbon battery. Cambrian” uses no rare metals, can fully charge a mama’s bike in 20 minutes, does not deteriorate for more than 10 years, can withstand temperatures from -20 to 61 degrees Celsius, and is easy to recycle.

  • Plusman LLC

    Name of Representative:Yujiro Otsuka

    Founded by actuaries, Plusman LLC specializes in mathematical engineering and carries out research and development in the fields of AI medical devices and drug discovery. Our flagship product, Plus.Lung.Nodule, is the world’s best performing Computer-Aided Detection (CADe) for pulmonary nodules. It reduces the workload of radiologists and enables pulmonologists to evaluate response to anti-cancer drugs by automatically detecting characterizing and historically tracking pulmonary nodules on CT images. This and other products by Plusman contribute to an improved QOL for doctors and patients alike.

  • I’m beside you Inc.

    Name of Representative:Shozo Kamiya

    We provides BtoB SaaS that uses multimodal AI to analyze online communications such as Zoom to create high quality communications that are unique to online, tailored to each individual’s reaction. We believe that our system could be the new backbone system of the Corona era, and we have applied for 13 international patents.