LUXKO Partners With South Korean K-Accelerator And Brings 4 Startups To The Pitch Floor

LUXKO’s second Demo Day showcased four innovative startups from South-Korea as it joined forces with LBAN members for this cross border pitch event.

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This event is part of a series of three consecutive events organized by LUXKO as part of a major initiative to bring together the Korean and Luxembourgish tech ecosystems.

LUXKO Consulting is partnering with K-Accelerator Co., Ltd., an accelerator based in South Korea to organize the second virtual Demo Day event on 24th Nov 2020. Register now online. The keynote speakers will be Stephan Peters (President of Luxembourg Business Angel Network (LBAN)), Mr. Taeyul Kim (Managing Director, NIPA National IT Industry Promotion Agency), Younhee Kim (Executive Director, LTIO, Luxembourg Trade and Investment Office in Seoul) and Sebastien Wiertz (Genenal Manager of Paul Wurth InCub (#InduTech))

The event would introduce the following four startups from South Korea who want to expand into the EU.

KN-US Co., Ltd

The company aims to protect and secure the personal spaces of individuals or entities with their hidden camera and eavesdropping detection products and services. In the future, they aim to provide a Big Data-based Counter Surveillance Security platform, which is currently under-development.

DeepVisions Inc

The startup aims to provide AI and computer vision-based software solutions for mobile and other camera-based devices to detect fine dust particulate levels in the surroundings in real-time. This will replace the hefty and costly dust level measurement devices that are being currently used.

Thingsflow Inc

Their chatbot app “hellobot” wants to relieve individuals from stress and anxiety by becoming their companion using Natural Language Processing and AI. With more than 3mn application downloads and around 60K users already, they want to spread joy and improve mental health around the globe.

DNeuro Inc

It wants to revolutionize wealth management with personalized AI-based solutions like the Geniegosm, a hybrid Robo-advisory platform that uses AI for digitalization of wealth management in the financial industry. Its hybrid structure allows the integration of human and Robo financial advisors in a single platform.

More info about the partners

LUXKO Consulting

Based in Luxembourg, LUXKO Consulting is a business accelerator consulting company with strong roots in Europe and East Asia (Korea, Japan). It provides a global stage for innovative and technological startups to expand their businesses.

K-Accelerator Co., Ltd.

Based in South Korea, the accelerator’s mission is to develop and promote innovative tech based SMEs from South Korea to expand into a global market. This K-Accelerator program with LUXKO is supported by NIPA ( National IT Industry Promotion Agency) from South Korea.

LTIO (Luxembourg Trad and Investment Office) in Seoul

The Trade and Investment Office in Seoul facilitates trade between Luxembourg and Korea and supports Luxembourg-based businesses in the establishment and development of their activities in Korea.

LBAN (Luxembourg Business Angel Network)

LBAN aims to provide appropriate training and tools to business angels to become better investors. With close links to the entrepreneurial community in Luxembourg as well the Government, we ensure that the requirements of the early-stage investor community are not only heard but acted upon.

Paul Wurth InCub

The incubator is devoted to empowering innovators in the Industrial Technologies sector through its international expertise.

This article is brought to you by LUXKO Consulting and reflects only the opinion of the author.

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