Nine Korean startups will present their products and services at the 2021 NIPA Digital Content Startup Global IR Pitching Day on November 10th. The event is organized by NIPA (National IT Industry Promotion Agency), an agency set up by the Korean government to support innovation, expand, and create a viable environment for businesses in the ICT Industry. NIPA was established in 2009 with a vision to lay the groundwork for IT industrial technology promotion. NIPA works under the aegis of the Ministry of Science and ICT.
The NIPA Digital Content Startup Global IR Pitching Day is an opportunity for Korean startups to interact with potential investors and global mentors. It is an acceleration program that provides marketing opportunities, network building and funding opportunities to Korean startups. The Demo Day will be held online through Zoom, where startups will get time to talk to the investors and mentors.
The nine startups that participating in the 2021 NIPA Digital Content Startup Global IR Pitching Day will be:
Elfactory: The startup operates unique hardware and digital media combination platform BlueCanvas to help art lovers and artists get digital footing. Its smartphone-driven digital frame helps art connoisseurs cherish unique artworks.
Hash Purple: It has created KDOL, a unique F2F Fan to Fan) platform for K-Pop fans to connect, communicate and enjoy diverse content.
Deepsales: The startup runs an AI-based trading solution for companies and retailers that can be used across borders with ease and reliability.
CG Tale: The animation company has created Mono, a robot character specifically for social media. It tells the story of a robot called “Mono,” who embarks on an exploration mission to Mars.
Sonic Dutch: It has developed a unique coffee brew machine that can extract coffee in just five minutes using the world’s first sonic sound wave technology.
Aidus: It specializes in game development and game controllers, has designed an innovative joystick-type mouse – Nextick for gamers to enjoy a more immersive experience.
CNA: The startup has created the world’s smartest wireless phone charger XCAN and auto-navigation mount that uses NFC technology.
Purrit: The company has developed a compact, filterless, and long working air purifier PURRAIR that also sprays fresh fragrances.
The global mentors and investors who are attending the NIPA Demo Day include Aaron Everhart, Country lead, Draper Startup House, Jocelyn Susilo, Investor, Openspace Ventures, Kevin Chandra, VP, Indogen Capital, Junia Layardi, Investor, Plug and Play Tech Center, IIman Dzikri, Investment associate, Alpha JWC Ventures.