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Latest blog posts from the Phoenix Project – Taiwan’s first Digital Health Accelerator.

2018 Winning Teams – Taiwan Phoenix

2018 Taiwan Phoenix Winners

Congratulations to all the teams that participated in the inaugural year of the Taiwan Phoenix Project, Taiwan’s first dedicated digital health accelerator! The results from the Pitch Finale are in, and the winners are…


TUL Gold Award – NT$ 1,000,000

Flat Medical

Taiwan Phoenix Finalist Flat Medical
Flat Medical, Inc.


TUL Silver Award – NT$ 500,000

Taiwan Phoenix Finalist All Bio
AllBio Life


TUL Bronze Award – NT$ 300,000

Taiwan Phoenix Finalist Instant Nano
Instant Nano Biosensors


TCMC Innovation Award – NT$ 100,000

Taiwan Phoenix Finalist uMeal
uMeal


TCMC Innovation Award – NT$ 100,000

Taiwan Phoenix Finalist Hygeia Touch
Hygia Touch


BE Capital Innovation Award – NT$ 100,000

Taiwan Phoenix Finalist Mediot
MEDIOT


DCB Most Impact Award

Taiwan Phoenix Finalist Space Apes
Space Apes


DCB Most Impact Award

Taiwan Phoenix Finalist Neurobit
Neurobit Technologies


DCB Most Impact Award

Ethersection Labs
Ethersection Labs

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Taiwan Phoenix Pitch Finale – Details

The grande finale of the first year of the Taiwan Phoenix Project will take place on September 28 as part of Track #6: Smart Health Care — Healthcare of Tomrrow at the GEC+ Taipei Global Entrepreneurship Conference.  If you would like to attend, you must register for GEC+ Taipei.   

Co-hosted by the Development Center for Biotechnology and MassChallenge
Time: 09:00-12:20, 28 September 2018
Theme: Exploring Smart Healthcare of Tomorrow from the Perspectives of Entrepreneurs, Mentors, and Accelerators

Venue: 201 B/C, Taipei International Convention Center

 

Taiwan Phoenix Pitch Finale Agena

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The Taiwan Phoenix Year in Review & Pitch Finale

The Taiwan Phoenix, Taiwan’s First Digital Health Accelerator, was launched to great fanfare in February of 2018.  With our first year rapidly coming to a close, now is a great opportunity to review the progress we have all made and give an update on what comes next.

Nearly sixty teams entered the program in March to participate in our Startup Bootcamp, and 26 of those teams progressed to Phase II of the program.

Taiwan Phoenix

Following the Business Plan Crash Course, the number of teams was narrowed down to the Final 15 at the May 2 Pitch Event, forming the Taiwan Phoenix’s first year cohort. Several of these teams accompanied Taiwan Phoenix Staff to Boston to participate in peer mentoring at Mass Challenge, “the most startup-friendly accelerator on the planet.” Continue reading →

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Taiwan Phoenix Class of 2018 Finalists

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

 

MTAMTech
綿天科技有限公司

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


BRAXX Biotech
貝克生醫股份有限公司

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


Neurobit Technologies
神經元科技股份有限公司

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


AllBio Life
百歐精準生物醫學(股)公司

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


MEDIOT
鳴醫有限公司

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


Lin BioScience
仁新醫藥股份有限公司

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
傑安生技股份有限公司

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


uMeal Food
癒善糧餐飲有限公司

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


Instant NanoBiosensors
奈捷生物科技股份有限公司

A developer of an innovative biosensing platform


Ultrondata Driven
澳創數據驅動

Developer of the uCare Hospital Information system


MicroMED
潔霺生醫科技股份有限公司

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


Hygeia Touch
健康新體驗股份有限公司

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


Flat Medical
醫盟科技股份有限公司

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
垠猿有限公司

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.

Posted by Taiwan Phoenix in Blog, Finalists

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.

Posted by Taiwan Phoenix in Blog, Books, Business Model

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.

Posted by Taiwan Phoenix in Blog, Books, Business Model

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

地點:南港生技育成中心大會議室(115台北市南港區園區街3號17樓)
時間:上午課程時間:9:00-12:00;午休時間:12:00-13:00;下午課程時間:13:00-16:00

Legal / IP Courses

Marketing Courses

Finance Courses

Posted by Taiwan Phoenix in Announcement, Blog

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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