EventColombian & Japanese Startup Trend and Life Science Pitch Showcase

Colombian & Japanese
Startup Trend and Life Science Pitch Showcase

Intro to the Colombian startup ecosystem,
and a first look at new upcoming startups in the field of Life Science.

The Embassy of Colombia & Osaka Innovation Hub, are hosting a collaborative event together for the first time.

We will introduce the Colombian startup ecosystem and their government’s exciting initiatives.

Additionally, we’re inviting upcoming startups in the field of Life Science from both Colombia and Japan for a pitch showcase.

This is a great opportunity to get to know about new startups, and recent tech trends in Latin America!

Those who are interested in the latest technology and ground breaking innovation – please join us!

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Date & Time
April 27th Wed. 9:00a.m-10:15 a.m. (JST)
Online / Zoom
Application Deadline
April 25th 12:00 noon (JST)



9:00 a.m.
Intro & Opening remarks
9:05 a.m.
Greetings and Opening remarks from the Ambassador of Colombia
Mr. H.E. Santiago Pardo
9:10 a.m.
Introduction & presentation from Ruta N “Colombian Startup Ecosystem”
9:25 a.m.
Introduction & presentation from OIH “Osaka Startup Ecosystem”
9:40 a.m.
Pitch Session:
Colombia pitching companies
1. EatCloud

Japanese pitching companies
3. MiCAN Technologies Inc
4. Smart Tissues
10:10 a.m.
Closing remarks

Participating Companies (From Colombia)


Co-Founder & CEO, Mr. Jorge Correa

EatCloud reduces food waste, combats hunger and helps the environment! The surplus food management platform which “converts the food rescue process into a SaaS and analytic data global business opportunity.”


Founder & CEO, Juan Camilo Botero

GLASST is a technology and innovation company that develops new materials for the construction sector with a sustainable approach. All our products are eco-friendly and highly competitive.

Participating Companies (From Japan)


MiCAN Technologies, Inc.
CEO, Kazuo Miyazaki

The company has developed artificial human white blood cells called, “Mylc” that can evaluate the efficacy and safety of drugs and functional materials more accurately, efficiently and quickly. We provide this “Human white blood cells” stably supplied at low cost through innovative technologies. It will increase the efficiency of the development of drugs and functional materials in future.


Smart Tissues Co.,Ltd.
Co-Founder,Denise Zujur

Smart Tissues is a biotechnology company based in Chile and Japan. The company has developed a bio-ink that can 3D print human biological tissues and organs. Its unique strength is its first antimicrobial and versatile bioink technology, and it is the first bioink manufacturer in Japan.

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