This year, we have received great applications from 81 teams for Ota-City Superfactory Prototyping Program in Japan. (reference is here) Leave a Nest team was so excited to receive such a lot of applications from Southeast Asia countries, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, the Philippines, Indonesia, Vietnam and even from Hawaii. We have learned a lot about deep social issues and frontier technologies from your applications.
After going through a tough selection process, 3 teams from Southeast Asia have been selected as teams to proceed prototyping in Japan. Congratulations! Leave a Nest team is very much welcoming these teams to come to Japan for Kick Off Event in September to rocket start their prototyping with new partners in Japan.
Here are the selected teams of this year :
Application No. 6 PT. Teknologi Kanggo Nusantara Bagja (Tech Prom Lab)
- PoreBlock Making Machine
No. 23 ReadRing Co., Ltd.
- ReadRing: An affordable wearable braille smart device
No. 35 Singapore Heavy Engineering Pte. Ltd.
- Outdoor Air Purification System
Regardless of the selection result, all the applicants of this program are very welcome for joining our upcoming programs, TECH VENTURE MEETUP and Hyper Interdisciplinary Conference in South East Asia countries listed below.
TECH VENTURE MEETUP
21st September 2019 (Saturday) in Thailand
12th October 2019 (Saturday) in Malaysia
23rd November 2019 (Saturday) in Singapore
Hyper Interdisciplinary Conference
7th December 2019 (Saturday) in the Philippines
18th January 2020 (Saturday) in Malaysia
29th February 2020 (Saturday) in Singapore
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Nami Akinaga, Leave a Nest Co., Ltd.