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Monozukuri Demo Day Spring 2017: Creators from Japan, Pittsburgh & NYC!

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Hi Monozukurists!

We will have some exciting hardware startups and investors from Japan, so we will host a Demo Day style meetup in Brooklyn. We have startups from Japan, NYC and the rest of the world!

Note: Please RSVP (http://peatix.com/event/244351) to confirm your seat.

Timetable

6:00pm - 6:30pm Reception/Networking
6:30pm - 6:45pm Welcome
6:45pm - 7:45pm Presentation (6 startups)
7:45pm - 8:00pm Break
8:00pm - 9:00pm Presentation (6 startups)

Presenters

The presenting hardware startups from Japan include:

- QD Laser: a Retinal Projection Laser Eyewear for low vision support and AR. QD Laser is the first winner of the Monozukuri Hardware Cup, representing Japan to participate in the International Hardware Cup 2017 in Pittsburgh.

- VAQSO (https://vaqso.com/): The Smallest Scent Device for VR device.

- PLENGoer Robotics (http://plengoer.com/): PLEN Cube: The Portable Personal Assistant Robot, which is a smash hit on Kickstarter.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-DgGPuUFy6U

- mui lab boston (http://www.mui.jp/): a wood-like multi-instinctive user interface that displays various features.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T7hf9R-K3go

We partner with NYDesigns, a hardware incubator in NYC (Long Island City, Queens) and three prominent startups will be also presenting.

- Boston Biomotion (http://www.bostonbiomotion.com/): ​A personalized fitness and rehabilitation technology​ that measures and optimizes performance through robotics and data analytics.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bNnFLiA67pA

- Hoplite Power (http://hoplitepower.com/): Mobile power where you need it, when you need it. Power Protected. Stay Connected.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O4MX1c1-eac

- Bonbouton (http://bonbouton.co/): Smart clothes, wiser humans.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I_mD5GKhyxM

There are a few slots for the pitch available, so if you're interested in pitching, please apply here (https://goo.gl/forms/IiFHv1hf9dRamq8J2).