Aeterlink advanced to the final round of "TechCrunch Tokyo" and received a sponsor award.
Aeterlink won the Sagawa Express Award at TechCrunch Tokyo, a startup event hosted by TechCrunch Japan, which was held online on December 2 and 3, 2021.
TechCrunch Tokyo is a pitch event where startups with products or services less than 3 years old or less than 1 year old gather to present their business plans.
The 20 companies that made it through the preliminary screening process gave their pitches on stage, and Aeterlink was selected as one of the six finalists to advance to the final round and received the "Sagawa Express Award.
We will continue to cooperate with various companies to realize a digital world without wires through wireless power supply.
Comment from Mr. Hashizume, Sagawa Express Co.
As IoT and IoE become more prevalent, we saw the potential of Aeterlink's wireless power supply technology. In the logistics industry, where robotics is becoming more and more common, we feel that wireless power charging has the potential to improve operational efficiency, simplify equipment maintenance, and provide value-added services.
TechCrunch Tokyo Overviewhttps://jp.techcrunch.com/event-info/techcrunch-tokyo-2021/
About Aeterlink Corp.
Aeterlink, spun out from Stanford University, is a startup that develops and provides "WPT" (wireless power transfer) technologies and solutions to realize a wire-free world. The Company has been engaged in research and development of medical implant devices such as pacemakers for years. The Company succeeded in developing the world's first complete WPT system on a practical level, and has patented its metasurface and power receiving technologies. The Company's WPT technology has been published in numerous academic journals, books, and papers, including Nature.
|Company Name：||Aeterlink Corp.|
|Address：||Inside the Inspired.Lab, Otemachi Building 6F, 1-6-1 Otemachi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo|
|Capital：||101.2 million JPY|
|Representative Directors：||Yuji Tanabe, Ryo Iwasa|
Contact information for this press release
Takaya Konishi, Public Relations, Aeterlink Corp.