IPS has pitched online on Thursday, May 23, 2024, as part of the competition for KGAP+ (Keihanna Global Acceleration Program Plus).

As one of the 12 companies selected to pitch, we are excited to showcase our project and connect with potential partners in Japan.

National Research Council Canada / Conseil national de recherches Canada The NRC Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC IRAP) and its Japanese partner, Keihanna Science City, have reviewed IPS’ application to the Keihanna Global Acceleration Program Plus (KGAP+). IPS was selected to advance to the next stage of the KGAP+. This is a testament to our team’s hard work and innovative approach to technology.

Keihanna Science City, officially known as Kansai Science City, represents a beacon of innovation and collaboration. Nestled in the verdant hills of the Keihanna region, spanning Kyoto, Osaka, and Nara prefectures, this city is a national project akin to Tsukuba Science City in Eastern Japan. It will be the
KGAP+, launched in 2019, is a prestigious program that fosters open innovation and supports startups worldwide to collaborate with organizations in Japan. With a success rate of 83% in helping international companies find large Japanese partners to establish partnerships or Proof of Concept (PoC), KGAP+ is an incredible opportunity for us to expand our reach and impact. Last year KGAP+ has engaged 15 startups from 9 countries across 7 sectors, facilitating successful matches for 67% of participating startups.

Stay tuned for more updates as we continue to grow and seek new frontiers in innovation.


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