Welcome to The Falling Walls Venture

Welcome

Event Details

Watch the most promising science-based start-ups pitch their pioneering ideas in 5 minutes each!

Date: August 26, 2019
Time: 2 PM – 5 PM
Location: ESPACE (A01), Katahira Campus, Tohoku University (2-1-1 Katahira, Aoba-ku,Sendai, Miyagi Japan) 東北大学片平キャンパス 北門会館エスパス(宮城県仙台市青葉区片平2-1-1)
Language: English
The event is open to the public and admission is free.

BE PART OF THE FALLING WALLS VENTURE QUALIFIER SENDAI ON AUGUST 26, 2019

About Us

WHAT IS FALLING WALLS VENTURE?

Falling Walls Venture is a competition for science-based start-ups, nominated by academic institutions. The format provides a stage for pioneering founders who have turned science into business, creating entrepreneurial solutions for today’s most pressing challenges.

https://www.falling-walls.com/venture

The winner of the Falling Walls Venture Qualifier Sendai will win a slot on the Falling Walls Venture stage in Berlin which will take place on November 8, 2019.

Speakers(in order)

ALISys
Motoyuki Sato

CTO & Co-Founder
“BREAKING THE WALL of Objects that shades the Risks beside you”

AZUL Energy Inc.
Koju Ito

CEO
“BREAKING THE WALL OF battery recycling“

Cleanhearing Inc.
Hidero Niioka

CEO
“BREAKING THE WALL OF TINNITUS”

MIRUWS Co. Ltd.
Shigenobu Minami

CEO
“BREAKING THE WALL OF PERSONAL DATA Management”

Ocean Eyes Co., Ltd.
Hidekazu Kasahara

Director / Co-founder
“BREAKING THE WALL OF FISHERY”

Storyline Co.,Ltd.
Kazuaki Kato

CEO
“BREAKING THE WALL OF Poverty in Africa By Adding Value to Coffee through Improved Decaffeination Technology”

TIL Inc.
Hiroya Nagata

CTO
“BREAKING THE WALL OF MISTRUST”

Schedule

Welcome and Introductory Remarks


14:00

SESSION 1

4 startups pitches in 5 minutes followed by 5 minutes Q&A each


14:15

Break Time


15:05

SESSION 2

3 startups pitches in 5 minutes followed by 5 minutes Q&A each


15:20

NETWORKING / JURY MEETING


16:00

AWARD CEREMONY


16:30

Group Photo


17:00

Questions?