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Join us for two special pitch sessions offered by our sponsors, Plug and Tech Planter.

Plug.io is a local company that hosts delegations of visiting governments, companies and thought-leaders from Latin America. PLUG creates and curates collaborative work spaces and communities focused on entrepreneurs. Join them to hear from Mexican entrepreneurs who have been selected by El Instituto Mexicano de la Juventud (Imjuve) to present. These great startups are from the many Life-Science industry branches and include biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, biomedical technologies, life systems technologies, food processing, environmental, and biomedical devices companies.

Tech Planter is an acceleration and pitch competition focused on early stage startups and pre-startup researchers’ team in Robotics, IoT, Hardware, Biotech, Healthcare, Food and Agriculture and more real technologies. Tech Planter’s goal is to provide startups with fundraising and market expansion opportunities in Asia, especially in Japan.
Winners receive a trip to Singapore or Japan to pursue angel investment and corporate partnerships. Join them to hear 5 exciting pitches from groundbreaking startups in the Japan life sciences scene.


4:00 – 4:30 PM A brief presentation from new Director General of Imjuve, Maximo Quintana: https://www.gob.mx/imjuve/estructuras/lic-maximo-quintana-haddad
4:30 – 5:45 PM “Shark Tank” style pitch session by select startups presented by Plug
5:30 – 7:30 PM Demo tables and networking for Plug startups
6:00 – 7:30 PM “Shark Tank” style pitch session by select startups presented by Tech Planter

October 4, 2018