Cohort 2 Fellow Anna Kreshchenko’s team launches a crowdfunding campaign for U+Me Pregnancy app

A team led by Anna Kreshchenko, a Phoenixi Cohort 2 Fellow and a Kyoto University law student, launched a crowdfunding campaign on May 26 in a bid to help all pregnant women feel safe in giving birth. As part of its Umenoki: Maternity Care project, the team seeks to raise JPY800,000 over the course of the campaign. The funds raised will be used to expand the functionalities of U+Me Pregnancy, a prenatal care app developed by the team, and scale the implementation. For details and to give, please visit: # # # Follow Umenoki on: Facebook | Twitter | Instagram

Application for the third and fourth cohorts

Application has been closed. Thank you for your interest and application. Applications for the third and fourth incubation programs will be accepted from 10 December. Please check the application and enter the application form. Applications are accepted from 9:00 on December 10, 2019 to 23:00 on December 25, 2019. A password is required to apply. We are also accepting open recruitment from SK Impact Fund, which is represented by our founder Dr. Kuno. Please check the application for SK Impact Fund here before entering.

The second cohort kickoff meeting

We held the second cohort kickoff meeting on November 29th. Eleven fellows presented their business ideas at pitch sessions. They will take shape their own business ideas through a four-month phoenixi program towards a final showcase in March 2020. 2nd term cohort member-> here The panel session will be held after the pitch session. Ayato Susaki, Director Mitsubishi Research Institute Center, and Yoshiko Uneno, Vice President of Uneno Co., Ltd. talked about social issues and entrepreneurship, with our founder Izumi Kobayashi as the moderator.

Phoenixi invites you to our program information session.

Date: Friday, July 13, 2018, at 1:30 p.m. Venue: Conference Room B, Kyoto University Office, 10th Floor Shin-Marunouchi Bldg. 1-5-1 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo The information session will offer you a comprehensive understanding of the Phoenixi incubator program including the eligibility, selection criteria and schedule and so on. Advance registration is required for participation. Please contact the following e-mail. We will send you an invitation for advance registration.