Startup Trend and Life Science Pitch Showcase（April 27, 2022）
Colombia is the gateway to Latin America.
Osaka Innovation Hub, the Embassy of Colombia, and startup support organization collaborated for the first time to host a pitch event.
We introduced the startup ecosystems and government initiatives in Colombia and Osaka/Kansai, and with the theme of life sciences, 2 startups from each country with unique technologies ranging from healthcare to environmental issues took the stage, prompting active questions from the audience.
2 startups from Colombia
Digital platform to solve social issues such as reducing food loss, eradicating hunger, and protecting the environment.
Developing new materials for the construction industry, including protective sheets and paints to replace plastics.
2 startups from Japan
MiCAN Technologies, Inc.
Supporting therapeutic drug and vaccine development by providing blood cells for research using regenerative medicine technology.
Smart Tissues Co.,Ltd.
Developing a bio-ink that can 3D print human biological tissues and organs using a 3D printer.
We would like to continue to support 4 startups in the east and west of the Pacific Ocean that are working to solve social issues and aiming for global growth through innovation!
About the Event
Startup Trend and Life Science Pitch Showcase
Date：27th April, 2022