English pitch event HVC KYOTO 2019 specializing in the healthcare field is decided!

KRP English pitch event HVC KYOTO 2019 specializing in the healthcare field is decided! ………………………………………………………………………………………… Japan External Trade Organization (hereinafter referred to as JETRO Kyoto: Director Kenichi Ishihara) and Kyoto Research Park Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as KRP: President and Representative Director Shinya Ogawa) We will hold KYOTO 2019.
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State of HVC KYOTO 2018 HVC KYOTO (Healthcare Venture Conference KYOTO) is Japan’s only specialized English pitch & partnering platform that supports global business development of venture companies with innovative technologies in the healthcare field. (URL: www.krp.co.jp/hvckyoto/detail/313.html) For the fourth time since 2016, Stanford University School of Medicine, a world leader in healthcare, invites Dr. Yajima, SPARK Director, as well as approximately 30 researchers aiming for healthcare ventures and start-ups in Japan and abroad. People will be on the pitch. We will carry out public mentoring by mentors who are active in companies and research institutes in Japan and overseas, as well as individual interviews and exhibitions with partner companies. Partner companies include 14 companies including Johnson & Johnson INNOVATION. If you are interested in entrepreneurship and open innovation in the healthcare field, please join us.
[Event summary]
・ Date and time: Monday, July 1, 2019 9:00-17:30 ・ Venue: KRP Building No. 4 Buzz Hall, B1 Hall, etc. (93 Shibata-cho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto) Target audience: entrepreneurs, researchers, pharmaceutical and medical equipment manufacturers, venture capital and financial institutions, administrative staff, University students who are interested in open innovation and entrepreneurship in the healthcare field ・ Capacity: 250 people (first-come-first-served basis, prior application system) ・ Application form: http: //www.gtcenter.hvckyoto/index.html ・ Participation fee: Free ・ Language: English (simultaneous interpretation available) Main contents: (1) Keynote “Design driven Approaches to Drug Discovery and Translational Research” Stanford University School of Medicine Translational Research SPARK Program Director (Drug Innovation) Rieko Yajima, PhD (2) Pitch session 18 pitch presentations by venture companies in and outside Japan were divided into two parts. Dr. Yajima, Professor of HVC KYOTO, Prof. Koyanagi, University of Tsukuba, key person in charge of technology search in global companies There is public mentoring by etc. (3) Boston Session * Held as part of the Japan Direct Investment Conference (RBC) in the JETRO Region Hope to do business in Japan from Boston City, where the global healthcare industry ecosystem is formed Ten companies, including startups and ventures, will come to Japan on the pitch. In addition, the adjacent hall (banquet hall) In addition to carrying out exhibitions and networking, we plan to have individual business talks between pitchers and partner companies. ・ Organizer: Japan External Trade Organization, Kyoto Prefecture, Kyoto City, Kyoto Research Park Co., Ltd. ・ Co-hosted by: Kyoto University Industry-Government-Academia Headquarters ・ Partner company: Johnson & Johnson INNOVATION, iPark (Takeda Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.), JOHNAN Co., Ltd., Bayer Yakuhin Co., Ltd., Kobayashi Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., Roto Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Co., Ltd., Roche Co., Ltd., Kyoto University Innovation Capital Co., Ltd., EY New Japan Audit Corporation, Maruho Co., Ltd., Japan Tobacco Inc., Tokyu Land Co., Ltd. ・ Support: Kinki Bureau of Economy, Trade and Industry, Kyoto Chamber of Commerce, Osaka Chamber of Commerce, Kobe Chamber of Commerce, Urban Vigor Research Institute, NPO “Kansai Health and Medical Academic Liaison Committee”, Kansai Health and Medical Creation Conference, Health Care Innovation Network Japan (Link-J), NPO Japan MIT Venture Forum, SARR

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