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『BSW Bounce Busan 2017』 - Startups in the 4th Industrial Revolution |

Organized by: Busan Metropolitan City | , Korea |

Bounce Busan 2017, the first of its kind global conference on startups in Busan will be held at BEXCO, Centum City, Busan on Oct 31.







Event Date & Time
Oct 30, 2017 10:00:00 GMT+0900 ~
Oct 30, 2017 20:00:00 GMT+0900


Registration Deadline
Oct 29, 2017 23:55:00 GMT+0900
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Description
Bounce Busan 2017, the first of its kind global conference on startups in Busan will be held at BEXCO, Centum City, Busan on Oct 31. - Official Website : http://www.bsw.or.kr - Date: Oct 31, 2017 (Tue), 10.30am – 18:00pm - Host: Busan Metropolitan City, Ministry of SMEs and Startups - Venue: 3F Grand Ball Room, BEXCO, Busan, Korea - Key Features: Keynote speech, panel discussion, networking between VC and startups, Startup pitching competition ‘Global Tech Challenge', exhibition booths - Participant: Domestic and foreign startups, investors, Accelerators, and Entrepreneurs, Approx. 500 - SPONSOR: US·MAC, Thinktomi, beSUCCESS, Root Impact Indulge Co., Ltd.(Brewdog) - Contact point : bouncebusan2017@ccei.kr / +82-51-749-8922(8929) Busan, one of the most beautiful port cities, has been well-known for tourism attraction and film festival ‘Busan International Film Festival (BIFF)’, and now it is taking the first step to growing as one of global startup hubs following the world famous top startup cities such as Finland, Netherlands, and Los Angeles. Busan has been equipping itself as a promising startup hub building a sound start-up ecosystem to help support startups grow and enter into the market. There are 13 specialized public startup supporting institutions, 14 fund operation ($170 million), 10 accelerators, 3 investor-associated forum, 21 university/colleges (4 Start-up leading universities) and a variety of business incubation and acceleration programs offered by government institution Busan Center for Creative Economy and Innovation (BCCEI). **Keynote Speakers** - **Michael B. Johnson (MPG/Media Lead, Pixar)** : Michael B. Johnson, Ph.D. has been at Pixar for over 20 years—he started as an intern in 1993 while working on his PhD at the MIT Media Lab. Dr. Johnson is a lead in Pixar's Studio Tools R&D department, where he has led groups responsible for the design, implementation and support of the pre-production pipeline for Pixar features and shorts. - **Bill Reichert (Managing Director, Garage Technology Ventures)** : Bill Reichert has over 30 years of experience as an investor, entrepreneur and operating executive. Since joining Garage in 1998, Bill has focused on early-stage information technology and materials science companies. - **Manoj Fernando (Founder and CEO of Thinktomi)** : a Silicon Valley-based Innovative School of Business that uses our learning and innovation platform to empower students to executives with the mindset, skill set and network to scale their companies to global markets. Manoj has worked as an executive in high tech for more than 28 years in both U.S. and global markets. In the past 17, he has been on the founding team of several technology startups and raised more than $25 million in venture capital funding. Global Tech Challenge, Busan’s first international pitching competition will also be held to introduce new innovative startups, promote their potential for investment as well as help to offer an opportunity where startups, investors, venture capitalists can meet and share their ideas and thoughts and potentially discuss their future business. While a total of 20 domestic and foreign startups will participate into the competition, the final winner will be awarded prize money worth of KRW 10,000,000 and a special award from the Ministry of SMEs and Startups will also be given to one of the rest competitors. The participating startups cover a wide spectrum of fields from healthcare to marine business to education to entertainment and so on. Global Tech Challenge will showcase innovative IT solutions to various issues and some of pitching startups are: - Pixel Display - Pixel display has a platform that optimizes the display condition depending on the users’ eye conditions - Partners & co - Partners & CO suggests Partners who can help Clients be more than healthy when their unique condition has them feeling less than great. We are focusing on people’s health enhancement through Complementary and Alternative Medicines. - Justy's Adventure - Justy’s Adventure : ICT Solution Provider for field managers and decision makers in Marine Business - Cookie Languages - The world’s first language learning service based on virtual video conversations - The Collective C - Miscellani is a reinvented shopping platform that utilizes user generated content with image recognition - FLAMIGO - BEST ASIA DATA AGGREGATOR - Allb - smart wearable baby health monitor for 0-24 month old infants - PalmCLOUD - palmCLOUD is to acquire customer needs from device via Cloud without install application and build Big Data. - Roha - Catcha is a free instant-messaging app that records and sends your voice without typing on a keyboard. - CHESIMI - CHESIMI is Korea fashion curation platform for using Image recognition technology and Deep learning. Apart from the main programs, networking between VCs and startups and exhibition booths are other key features of this event. For more information, please visit www.bsw.or.kr, and to register, go to REGISTER on the website. If you are interested in pitching, please contact the Bounce Busan 2017 team at bouncebusan2017@ccei.kr. For other inquires, contact us at the same address, bouncebusan2017@ccei.kr.




Featured Goals


Closed

Goal: CHESIMs to get seed money for AI korea fashion curation platform for East Asia




Goal: Nov. 17, 2017, midnight


Raising $ 100,000

Closed

Private (#300000957)

We can develop solid product toward the leading Korea fashion curation Platform for using Image recognition technology and Deep learning.

South Korea
Highlights
• The demand for Korean fashion items is rising due to the Korean Wave.

• Our business helps Asian women for buying Korean fashion items using AI.

• We can provide information on the clothes when they saw on Korean TV programs using AI, and connect them with merchandises, and if the clothes are expensive, we find clothes whose designs are 80% or more similar to the clothes they want to buy, so they can buy clothes in a wide price range.

Raising $ 100,000

Closed

Payment SaaS

Through our services, we can improve the way people use the mobile applications into more faster and inter-connected one.

United States
Highlights
• Selected a prize of $70,000 from POSCO Global Star Venture Contest

• If I can raise a funding of $100,000, I can get a matched fund up to $ 170,000 along with receiving up to $ 260,000 in development funds from the korean government to develop our software and hard modules
Closed

Goal: Employ more data specialist for devloping our solution




Goal: Nov. 25, 2017, midnight


Raising $ 2,000,000

Closed

Private (#300001172)

To advance technology and improve forecast accuracy

South Korea | Seed
Highlights
• Our Core competitiveness is Data crawling/natural language processing/machine learning.We already have 32 cities , its 10million datas. Our solution provide better recommend 92% accuracy rate than other service.

• we have not yet set a structure for global implementation due to funding and financial issues. we are fundraising to employ 2 Data scienist and develop our predict solution.

Raising $ 500,000

Closed

Cookie Languages

Cookie Languages is the first language learning service that enable users to have virtual videos conversations with native speakers.

South Korea
Highlights
• AI English learning with Hollywood stars.

• Only e-learning company in the world which has the right to use many Hollywood movies

• Indexed conversational video libraries of movie stars
Closed

Goal: Develop every kind of products for infant care, with baby's safety and comfortableness as our priority.




Goal: Nov. 30, 2017, midnight


Raising $ 1,000,000

Closed

Private (#300001044)

Our solution will be advanced to the point of becoming a medical product through continual joint research with pediatricians.

South Korea
Highlights
• After the Kickstarter, we are developing allb for user friendly device. It's almost done so we are going to prepare spread allb to the market. (Raised #31,052 from 782 backers)

• 29 countries using allb currently.

• Stop breathing 30c => alarm sounds from the allb => alert is sent to the smartphone.

Raising $ 5,000,000

Closed

SUPEROOKIE

Catcha is a free instant-messaging app that records and sends your voice to people you care about. With Catcha, you'll never type again.

South Korea
Highlights
• Catcha is a free instant messaging app that records and sends your voice to people you care about. With Catcha, you never need to type on a keyboard. All you need is your voice.

• Catcha was designed to make instant messaging faster and easier than ever before. With Catcha, you simply turn a dial to find the face of the person you need to speak to.

Raising $ 5,000,000

Closed

SUPEROOKIE

Catcha is a free instant-messaging app that records and sends your voice to people you care about. With Catcha, you'll never type again.

South Korea
Highlights
• Catcha is a free instant messaging app that records and sends your voice to people you care about. With Catcha, you never need to type on a keyboard. All you need is your voice.

• Catcha was designed to make instant messaging faster and easier than ever before. With Catcha, you simply turn a dial to find the face of the person you need to speak to.
Closed

Goal: Raise a seed round to provide a curated social shopping service for those who love fashion/beauty/lifestyle products!




Goal: Feb. 28, 2018, midnight


Raising $ 125,000

Closed

Private (#300001032)

MSLN Co is a reinvented shopping platform to provide curated fashion/beauty/lifestyle products using user generated content.

South Korea
Highlights
• Holds partnerships with over 100 fashion/beauty/lifestyle brands

• Holds partnerships with over 97 social media influencers

• Serving customers from Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, Vietnam, US, UK, Korea, Japan

• Each seasonal marketing campaigns have resulted in 1.7 million impressions and 34000+ user interactions respectively

• Single marketing campaign on MSLN Co's social media has resulted in more than 700 new followers in a given week

Lead By
Private