Watch Israel-Japan Startup Pitch 2020 – A Great Success
The Online Pitch Challenge – Japan & Israel Post-Covid-19 Era was held in early September 2020 and proved to be very successful. The online pitch received considerably high number of applications than the available slots – over 50 startups applied. Furthermore, the event attracted an outstanding attendance during the Finals Event itself of hundreds of online viewers.
Japan & Israel Post-Covid-19 Era event was memorable and hopefully productive meeting it turned out to be. The grand winner of the Pitch was Amai (https://www.amaiproteins.com/ ) of Israel which designs protein as sugar substitutes.
Amai is taking sweet proteins found along the equatorial belt and applies Agile Integrative Computational Protein Design (AI-CPD) and fermentation to make the proteins fit for the mass food market. ICG Accelerate CEO, Mr. Chihiro Sawai was acting as one of the 8 judges of the event hosted by the Israel Japan Chamber of Commerce.
You can watch some of the high-lights of the event below: