K-Pitch (Shark Tank)

 

 

  • Time : 09/24/2019 (Tuesday), 10:00∼12:30
  • Location : Computer History Museum 2nd Floor Hahn Auditorium
    • Address : 1401 N Shoreline Blvd, Mountain View, CA 94043 USA
  • Attendees : 15 Korean startups and 200 participants including local venture capitals, angel investors and entrepreneurs
  • K-Pitch will be able to show Korea’s innovative small giants, who will lead the future 5G global ecosystem. K-Pitch will be hosted on the 2nd day of KGLOBAL @Silicon Valley (September 24th) starting form 10:00a.m. to 12:30p.m. Most promising 15 Korean Tech companies who pass the preliminary round in Korea will be on the stage for final competiotion in Silicon Valley to get funds from our sharks! Get ready to be surprised by their amazing presentations!

 



 

Time Main Events Notes
10:00-10:20 Welcoming Remarks NIPA / Ministry of Science and ICT
10:20-10:50 Keynote Panel Discussion Session Domestic and International VC Influencer Panel Discussion

▪Andy Tang (Draper University CEO, USA)

▪Bill Reichert (Garage Venture Managing Director, USA)

▪Pill Yoon (Big Basin Capital CEO, Korea)

▪Kiha Lee (Primer Sazze Partners. CEO, USA)

10:50-11:40 8 Teams Pitch Each team present for 4 minutes, 4 teams Q&A
11:40-12:25 7 Teams Pitch Each team present for 4 minutes, 4 teams Q&A
12:30-12:40 Award Ceremony and Pictures
12:40-14:00 Networking Luncheon

 

Sharks & Moderator

Alfredo Coppola

Alfredo Coppola

CEO, US Market Access Center

Alfredo joined USMAC in 2004 as a mentor and then took over as Co-CEO in 2010, where he expanded US MAC’s partner programs and introduced the “Go Global” Silicon Valley accelerator program. Alfredo has over 25 years of business development and management consulting experience in the information technology sector. He has advised over 300 early-stage technology companies in his career and he also worked with large multinationals such as Adobe, Microsoft, Nortel Networks, Deloitte and PricewaterhouseCoopers. Prior to US MAC, Alfredo was president and co-founder of two Canadian startups, where he established offices in Ottawa, Toronto, and San Francisco, California. Alfredo is a certified Kauffman FastTrac instructor and teaches the “Tech Venture” and “GrowthVenture” curricula to foreign entrepreneurs and economic development groups worldwide.

Andrew Tang

Andrew Tang

CEO, Draper Univ.

Andrew Tang is a managing director of DFJ DragonFund. He has experience in both operation and investment in high-tech companies in a wide variety of sectors, especially in TMT hardware, advanced materials, and clean technology. Before CSFB, Mr. Tang was a senior engineer and marketing manager at Intel Corporation. He was responsible for chip design as well as market enabling for the Pentium and Itanium processors.

Bill Reichert

Bill Reichert

Co-Founder, Garage Venture

Bill Reichert is co-founder and Managing Director of Garage Technology Ventures, a seed and early stage venture capital firm based in Silicon Valley. He is also a Partner at Pegasus Tech Ventures, a global venture capital firm with offices in Silicon Valley and around the world. Earlier in his career, Bill worked for McKinsey & Co., the World Bank in Washington, DC, and Brown Brothers Harriman & Co., in New York.

Phil Yoon

Phil Yoon

CEO, BigBasin Capital

Phil Yoon is the founder and General Partner of Big Basin Capital. Since founding Big Basin, he has raised two seed-stage funds and invested in more than 20 startups in Korea and the US in various sectors such as mobile application, e-commerce, enterprise software. Prior to Big Basin, Phil was the Investment Director at Walden International, a global VC headquartered in Silicon Valley, where he honed his skills in cross-border investments.

Kiha Lee

Kiha Lee

Partner, Primer Sazze Partners

Kiha Lee co-founded Sazze, Inc. in Silicon Valley in 2005 and serves as CEO. Sazze, Inc. is a parent company to a number of fast-growing eCommerce sites including DealsPlus.com, Whizwallet.com, and Lately (formerly ShopLately). In 2012, he joined Primer as a partner, and in 2014 he launched Sazze Partners, a Silicon Valley-based venture capital firm that invests in Korea and the U.S. Kiha currently lives and works in Silicon Valley.

 

Company List

 
TELOFARM

TELOFARM

Telofarm proposes the use of our micro-sensing technology as a solution to agriculture industry’s important problems: the water management and the early detection of injurious insect infestation. Our sensors are designed for monitoring the sap flow of plants and the water contents in the soil where the plants grow. We have developed a new approach to monitor the sap flow rate in the xylem with unprecedented accuracy and reliability. Unlike the classical approaches, our method demonstrated minimal invasive effect to plants because of microscale probe and minute temperature rise in a small thermal mass.

www.telofarm.net

AIRO

AIRO

Have you ever seen the robot fish swim with real fish? Do you want to explore underwater world? AIRO has been realized those technologies. AIRO is the world best robotic fish maker. Please come to meet the neo fish as robotic fish in the new underwater world. MIRO, a biomimetic Robot Fish, are the first achievement of several years’ trials on underwater service robot platform by AIRO Inc.

www.airo.kr

J2C

J2C

J2C aims to develop a full range of iris recognition solution that delivers superior usability, speed, and imaging performance at an affordable price. J2C is currently developing various hardware and software solutions to improve personalization service solution for mobile, home, and business.

http://www.jtwoc.com

SealCommunication

SealCommunication

Seal, the world’s most secure messenger. Combining functionality with usability, we provide security through default end to end encryption, self destructing messages, screenshot protection and forwarding/download protection to both single and group chats. Protect your data and take control of your privacy.

http://sealcomm.co.kr

Coding Robot

Coding Robot

Coding Robot LAB provides Online Platform for Coding Education. Al evaluates you and assigns contents to strengthen your coding ability. Al can also match the perfect tutor for your advance study

codingrobotlab.com

SDC Company

SDC Company

IoT based Pet -Healthcare service, Smart pet-healthcare platform for monitoring obesity
management for diabetes.

www.petmate.us

n.thing

n.thing

An Agri-Food Tech startup, leading agriculture innovation with IT and data. n.thing has developed the world first modular vertical farm system. Farms are automatically operated through the ‘Cube OS’ and maximizes the cultivation efficiency with data driven operations. It enhances environmental ustainability by introducing new way for farming and develops a new distribution system of fresh greens to give more alues to crop producers and consumers.

www.nthing.net

EasyMation

EasyMation

Git based job matching service for developers with A.I.

www.eazymation.com

SANTA

SANTA

Save your time, money and patience. Didicast is an ultra-lightweight video maker for the busy educator and industry professional.

https://didicast.com

BlueVisor

BlueVisor

BlueVisor is an AI Tech Startup which provides AI wealth management platform, HB+, to corporates, family offices and HNWIs. In 2019 alone, HB+ was verified by Korean financial regulator as a number one profit-generating AI, graduated the Plug and Play programme in Sunnyvalle, CA; was interviewed by NASDAQ market site in Time Square, NY and has been exclusively selected by Royal Bank of Scotland Group fintech specialist programme in London, UK. Since 2017, BlueVisor has revenued US$2.5m in sales, with plans to expand in the US market with its US entity, enTrust Angles.

www.entrusta.ai

Littleone

Littleone

Understand more about your little one. Littleone is a childcare platform that captures everything about babies to share vital data between stay-at-home dads and career-driven moms who gave it all up for babies. With accumulated data and know-how, we dedicate ourselves to eliminating hassles while raising babies.

www.littleones.kr

LetinAR

LetinAR

LetinAR develops an optical system for AR (Augmented Reality) smart glasses, which plays the same role as smartphone displays. By applying LetinAR’s self-developed “Pin Mirror (“PinMRTM”)” optical solution, smart glasses manufacturers can build smart glasses worn like a pair of conventional glasses. LetinAR aims to break down technical barriers related to optics which hinders true commercialization of AR smart glasses.

www.letinAR.com

R.O.C.K

R.O.C.K

R.O.C.K is a company to develop ROCK-Ring, a wearable smart ring device based on a tactile sensor. ROCK-Ring can be used as a mouse for PC, remote controller for smart TV and wireless laser pointer for a presenter. We plan to launch in Samsung and LG as a bundle product instead of a traditional mouse.

www.rock.re.kr

VIVIVIK

VIVIVIK

VIVIVIK is AI based Logo design service for small business owners and startups. According to the information input, VIVIVIK recommends you the most suitable logo among 30,000 designer-created logo DB. Once user purchase the logo, VIVIVIK remove the design from DB so that design purchase would not be overlapped.

www.vivivik.ai

Tripbtoz

Tripbtoz

Tripbtoz is an incentivized travel video platform where users are rewarded for sharing their lively travel videos. On the platform, 800,000 worldwide hotels, rental cars, and travel insurances are available for real-time booking. The company created the next generation travel app that enables users to see the world with the eyes of travelers.

https://www.tripbtoz.com

 

 

Location
2nd Floor