Material Medtech ～Creating New Industries Through the Integration of Materials/Chemical and MedTech～
Mr. Shigeyuki Tsuchida,
Member of the Board, Co-Chief Investment Officer,
Innovation Network Corporation of Japan (INCJ)
Mr. Hajime Oshita,
President & CEO,
MedVenture Partners, Inc.
Dr. Shosuke Kiba,
Partner, Universal Materials Incubator Co., Ltd.
Two VC's, Universal Materials Incubator Co., Ltd and MedVenture Partners Inc., were established with the support of INCJ with the intention of creating new industries.
Last year, these two VC's entered into a partnership agreement with INCJ to explore the possibilities of integrating the materials/chemical and medtech industries, or "Material Medtech." Mr. Tsuchida, Co-Chief Investment Officer at INCJ, who spearheaded the establishment of these two VC's, will discuss the future of Material Medtech with Mr. Oshita, CEO at MPI and Dr. Kiba, Partner at UMI.
Mr. Shigeyuki Tsuchida
Mr. Hajime Oshita
Dr. Shosuke Kiba