Taiwan Phoenix Class of 2018 Finalists

Congratulations to the fifteen startup finalists selected at the May 2 Pitch Event!



A membrane-based medical device company working on the multiple applications  of Microtube Array Membranes in anti-cancer drug screening.

BRAXX Biotech

A medical device company focused on developing innovative solutions using precision positioned radiation therapy devices.

Neurobit Technologies

A medical device company developing easy-to-use, non-invasive, rapid screening cranial nerve health assessment tools.

AllBio Life

A medical device company developing analysis platforms for antibody discovery and small molecule protein-drug interactions


A personal online healthcare system that allows users to receive real-time and online-to-offline (o2o) health information.

Lin BioScience

Lin BioScience is a pharmaceutical company with a diverse pipeline consisting of first-in-class drugs aimed at treating life-threatening or disabling conditions in ophthalmology, oncology and metabolic diseases.

Jowin Biopharma

Pharmaceutical development employing peptide drug conjugate (PDC) technology and also on immunomodulation drugs for allergic indications

uMeal Food

Home delivery of high protein, low-GI cooked meals.

Instant NanoBiosensors

A developer of an innovative biosensing platform

Ultrondata Driven

Developer of the uCare Hospital Information system


Developing an innovative drug delivery micro-pump platform using micro/nano tech to vastly optimize the drug development life cycle.

Hygeia Touch

Developing an IVD device that enables women to self-sample cervical and vaginal cells for disease screening.

Flat Medical

Developing an IVD device that focuses on the epidural analgesia controller, which is indicated for painless labor, chronic pain management and surgical anesthesia.

Space Apes

Solving the global water crisis by developing a non-powered device that generates drinkable water from the air.

Ethersection Labs

Blockchain-based IoT and digital health solution provider. Current product is “Ncent” which is an app to link wellness and addition-related goals.

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From Business Plan to Business Model

In this video, Alexander Osterwalder, author of Business Model Generation presents his model and a few case studies on business model generation.  While long (an hour and a half), the video is well worth the time spent watching.


See a short summary of the Business Model Canvas here.

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The Business Model Canvas

Nine Steps to Creating a Successful Business Model

Based on the book, Business Model Generation by  Alexander Osterwalder and Yves Pigneur.

See an extended discussion of the Business Model Canvas with case studies here.

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Detailed Crash Course Listing


All courses will be held in the large conference room at the Nangang Biotech Incubation Center (NBIC), 17th Floor, No 3 Park Street,  Nangang District, Taipei City 115, unless otherwise noted.

Morning  Hours: 9:00 – 12:00; Lunch Break: 12:00 – 13:00; Afternoon courses: 13:00 – 16:00


Legal / IP Courses

Marketing Courses

Finance Courses

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Teams Advancing to Phase II

Phase I of the Taiwan Phoenix project is compete.  Below is a list of teams that are advancing onto Phase II, beginning on April 1.  Teams that were not selected are still invited to participate in the workshops and courses, and try again next year.  Thank you to everyone who participated, and congratulations to the winners!

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