Brazil-Japan Open Innovation Meeting: Conference report

Conference summary On November 18, we participated in the “Brazil-Japan Open Innovation Meeting” sponsored by the Innovation Research Society, which I also serve as an executive committee. This is the 4th meeting this year following the event at KPMG & Distrito Leap last month. With the cooperation of leading startup companies, accelerators / VCs, it was a great opportunity to get tips and connections for collaboration between venture and large companies. Approximately 100 participants listened enthusiastically to each company’s presentations and panel discussions.   Presentation by Brazil Venture Capital   In our presentation, we argued progress of Brazil Venture Capital, examples of initiatives in agritech with ARPAC and Agricultural Information … Conteúdo

Guest speakers vol.8 – Rafael Coelho, Agronow

We are privileged to invite you for the Brazil Japan Startup Forum 2019 in Sao Paulo, on 22 Nov. (Fri). With guests from Japan and Brazil, it would be a beneficial opportunity to approach noticeable startups and businesses. Please visit here to register. In this blog, we are honored to introduce our guests of the forum.   Mr. Rafael Coelho CEO of Agronow Rafael Coelho   Rafael Coelho is CEO of Agronow, a company that monitors crops using satellite imagery. Rafael holds a degree in business administration from Insper – SP and Univ. Carlos III de Madrid (Spain), specializing in turnaround management by TMA, is also an investment manager for CVM. … Conteúdo

AgroBIT Brasil 2019: Conference report

Conference summary of AgroBIT 2019 For two days from November 12th to 13th, we participated in “AgroBIT Brasil 2019“, one of the largest agri-tech conferences in Brazil, sponsored by the local government of Parana State (supported by other agricultural companies, etc.). Continuing from last year, +2,500 participants from about 100 cities and +70 agri-tech companies gathered for active networking with aiming further innovation in smart farming.   Brazil Venture Capital joined a panel discussion on “International Ecosystem and Fund in Agri-tech”. We exchanged opinions with Mr. Tsumanuma of Smart Value Investment, who served as the moderator, etc. on the international ecosystems of the agri-tech, market opportunity in Brazil, and challenges … Conteúdo

Guest speakers vol.7 – Francisco Jardim, SP Ventures

We are privileged to invite you for the Brazil Japan Startup Forum 2019 in Sao Paulo, on 22 Nov. (Fri). With guests from Japan and Brazil, it would be a beneficial opportunity to approach noticeable startups and businesses. Please visit here to register. In this blog, we are honored to introduce our guests of the forum.   Mr. Francisco Jardim Co-founder & Managing Director of SP Ventures   Francisco Jardim   Francisco Jardim, is a co-founder & managing director at São Paulo Ventures (SPV), the leading agtech venture firm in Latin America. He has led 34 deep tech venture investments and sat on over 20 management boards. He currently sits … Conteúdo

Guest speakers vol.5 – Eduardo Goerl, ARPAC

We are privileged to invite you for the Brazil Japan Startup Forum 2019 in Sao Paulo, on 22 Nov. (Fri). With guests from Japan and Brazil, it would be a beneficial opportunity to approach noticeable startups and businesses. Please visit here to register. In this blog, we are honored to introduce our guests of the forum.   Mr. Eduardo Goerl CEO of ARPAC   Eduardo Goerl   Eduardo Goerl is an business administrator and former Airbus A320 pilot at Latam Airlines. In 2015 he founded Arpac, a startup company that provides aerial application services with its own drones. The startup provides localized spraying, biological application and high definition imaging for … Conteúdo

Guest speakers vol.3 – Pedro Dusso, Aegro

We are privileged to invite you for the Brazil Japan Startup Forum 2019 in Sao Paulo, on 22 Nov. (Fri). With guests from Japan and Brazil, it would be a beneficial opportunity for you to approach noticeable startups and businesses. Please visit here to register. In this blog, we are honored to introduce our guests of the forum.   Mr. Pedro Dusso CEO of Aegro   Pedro Dusso   Pedro Dusso holds a master’s degree in computer science from the Technical University Kaiserslautern (Germany) and is now an agtech entrepreneur, co-founder and current CEO of Aegro. He is fascinated to understand how farms work – from small family farms to … Conteúdo

Guest speakers vol.2 – Yasuyuki Hamada, Agri Info Design

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We are privileged to invite you for the Brazil Japan Startup Forum 2019 in Sao Paulo, on 22 Nov. (Fri). With guests from Japan and Brazil, it would be a beneficial opportunity to approach noticeable startups and businesses. Please visit here to register. In this blog, we are honored to introduce our guests of the forum.   Mr. Yasuyuki Hamada Founder of Agri Info Design Ltd.   Yasuyuki Hamada   Born in Hokkaido in 1970. After graduating from Hokkaido University Faculty of Agriculture, joined Biological Specified Industrial Technology Research Promotion Organization. After engaging in inspections, evaluation tests and research and development of agricultural machinery, he was seconded to the Ministry of … Conteúdo

Guest speakers vol.1 – Soki Ohmae, Drone Fund

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We are privileged to invite you for the Brazil Japan Startup Forum 2019 in Sao Paulo, on 22 Nov. (Fri). With guests from Japan and Brazil, it would be a beneficial opportunity to approach noticeable startups and businesses. Please visit here to register. In this blog, we are honored to introduce our guests of the forum.   Mr. Soki Ohmae Drone Fund Co-founder / Managing Partner Professor of Digital Marketing, Business Breakthrough University Founder and CEO of CREATIVE HOPE, Inc. Dronegrapher®   Soki Ohmae   Founded Creative Hope Co., Ltd. in 2002, and developed web consulting services focused on strategic aspects. As a Web Consultant, collaborated with many national brands … Conteúdo