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  • October 01, 2015
    Research start at the University of Tokyo

    Started research on powered prosthesis as a doctoral course at the Information Systems Engineering Laboratory, Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, the University of Tokyo.

  • 2016
  • November 01, 2016
    Adopted for JST START

    It was adopted by the National Research and Development Corporation (JST) for the "University-launched New Industry Creation Program (START)", which is a support before the establishment of a university-launched venture.

    Click here for details
  • November 23, 2016
    Received the Todai To Texas Demo Day Award

    Received the Demo Day Award at Todai to Texas (TTT), Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, the University of Tokyo, and went to "South by Southwest (SXSW)" in Austin, Texas, USA Acquired exhibition rights.

    * Click here for Todai to Texas (TTT)
  • 2017
  • March 25, 2017
    Received the SXSW 2017 Interective Innovation Award

    Received the Interactive Innovation Award for innovative ideas and products at SXSW (South by Southwest), the world's largest trade fair held in the United States.

    Click here for details
  • October 05, 2017
    James Dyson Award 2017 Selected as the Best Domestic Award & Top 20 International

    At the James Dyson Award, an international engineering award sponsored by the James Dyson Foundation, we received the highest award in Japan, passed the second screening in 23 countries around the world, and were selected as one of the top 20 international.

    Click here for details
  • 2018
  • October 26, 2018
    Adopted by "Todai IPC Entrepreneurship Support Program"

    It was adopted as a support destination in the commercialization fund and management support program "3rd Todai IPC Entrepreneurship Support Program (currently Todai IPC 1st Round)" implemented by the University of Tokyo Collaborative Creation Platform Development Co., Ltd.

    Click here for details
  • December 21, 2018
    Established BionicM Inc.

    BionicM Inc. was established with the aim of putting the results of research and development that started in 2015 into practical use.

  • 2019
  • February 21, 2019
    Raise seed round funding

    We raised funds with the underwriter of Edge Capital (UTEC) of the University of Tokyo.

    Click here for details
  • February 25, 2019
    Received the Excellent Team / Company Award for Japan's Largest Incubation Acceleration Program "Future 2019"

    In Japan's largest incubation acceleration program "Future 2019", the company award: Mitsui Chemicals Co., Ltd. received the Future Society Award, and the III GAP grant "MIRAI" for the purpose of financial support in commercialization. It was also adopted as a target.

    Click here for details
  • June 14, 2019
    NEDO Adopted for 2019 "Research and Development Venture Support Project"

    It was adopted in the 2019 "Research and Development Venture Support Project / Commercialization Support for R & D Ventures in the Seed Period" publicly solicited by the National Research and Development Corporation New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO).

    Click here for details
  • September 11, 2019
    Received the Mitsubishi Research Institute Award for "Business Acceleration Program 2019"

    The Mitsubishi Research Institute Award was awarded at the "Business Acceleration Program (BAP) 2019", which is carried out by the Future Co-creation Innovation Network operated by Mitsubishi Research Institute, Inc. as an activity to solve social issues through innovation and business. I won the award.

    Click here for details
  • September 22, 2019
    Pitch Contest World Championship "International Creatineer Competition 2019" 2nd place

    BionicM was selected as the 2nd place in the world in the international pitch contest "International Creatineer Competition 2019" with the main theme of AI and robotics.

    Click here for details
  • October 01, 2019
    Mitsubishi UFJ Technology Development Foundation "2019 1st R & D Grant Grant Project" adopted

    The Mitsubishi UFJ Technology Development Foundation has been selected as a recipient in the "2019 1st R & D Grant Project", a project to support the research and development of new technologies and new products of technology-oriented SMEs. I did.

    Click here for details
  • October 05, 2019
    "Powered Prosthesis" technology announced at the International Prosthetics and Orthotics Association World Congress

    At the World Congress of the International Association of Prosthetics and Orthotics (ISPO2019), we exhibited at "Exhibition: Nursing Care / Medical Robot Trade Fair" and made a technical presentation.

    Click here for details
  • November 11, 2019
    Received the highest award at the pitch contest world competition "EPiC 2019"

    At the pitch contest world competition "Elevator Pitch Competition 2019 (EPiC2019)" held in Hong Kong, we received the overall highest award and the "AI & robotics category" highest award.

    Click here for details
  • November 21, 2019
    International pitch competition "The 2019 Innovation Nanshan Entrepreneurship Star Contest" 2nd place & Innovation Company Award

    At the "The 2019 Innovation Nanshan Entrepreneurship Star Contest", an international pitch competition for startups held in Shenzhen, China, we won the second place overall and the Innovation Company Award.

    Click here for details
  • December 05, 2019
    Adopted for IPAS 2019, an intellectual property acceleration program sponsored by the Japan Patent Office

    The Japan Patent Office has been selected as a support company in the "Intellectual Property Acceleration Program (IPAS2019)", a support project for accelerating startup businesses with intellectual property.

    Click here for details
  • 2020
  • Junuary 16, 2020
    Started joint research on prosthesis walking with National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology

    We have signed a joint research agreement with the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST) with the aim of developing a new artificial leg and establishing a gait characteristic evaluation index for amputated lower limbs.

    Click here for details
  • February 20, 2020
    Selected as a "J-TECH STARTUP 2019" certified company

    It has been certified as "J-TECH STARTUP 2019", a leading technology venture company in Japan, by "TEP" (TX Entrepreneur Partners), one of the largest support organizations for technology venture companies in Japan.

    Click here for details
  • June 16, 2020
    Adopted by the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare "Reiwa 2nd Year Independence Support Equipment Development Promotion Project"

    It was adopted as a subsidized project in the "Reiwa 2nd Year Independence Support Equipment Development Promotion Project for Persons with Disabilities" publicly solicited by the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare.

    Click here for details
  • July 15, 2020
    Received the 10th Japan – U.S. Innovation Awards "Japan Innovation Showcase Startup"

    At the 10th Japan – U.S. Innovation Awards co-sponsored by the NPO Japan Society of Northern California, Stanford University, and the Center for Technology Management in Asia, the potential to have a major impact on the world with attractive technology and groundbreaking business ideas. We were selected as an award-winning company of the "Japan Innovation Showcase Startup", which commends startups originating in Japan.

    Click here for details
  • July 31, 2020
    Adopted for NEDO 2020 "Problem-solving welfare equipment practical development support project"

    BionicM Inc. was selected as the implementing company in the 2020 "Problem-solving welfare equipment practical development support project" publicly solicited by the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO).

    Click here for details
  • August 31, 2020
    Implemented Series A financing and strengthened management system

    Raised 550 million yen. Furthermore, we strengthened our management system by establishing a Chinese corporation and assuming the appointment of an outside director.

    Click here for details
  • November 01, 2016
    Adopted for JST START

    It was adopted by the National Research and Development Corporation (JST) for the "University-launched New Industry Creation Program (START)", which is a support before the establishment of a university-launched venture.

    Click here for details
  • March 25, 2017
    Received the SXSW 2017 Interective Innovation Award

    Received the Interactive Innovation Award for innovative ideas and products at SXSW (South by Southwest), the world's largest trade fair held in the United States.

    Click here for details
  • October 26, 2018
    Adopted by "Todai IPC Entrepreneurship Support Program"

    It was adopted as a support destination in the commercialization fund and management support program "3rd Todai IPC Entrepreneurship Support Program (currently Todai IPC 1st Round)" implemented by the University of Tokyo Collaborative Creation Platform Development Co., Ltd.

    Click here for details
  • February 21, 2019
    Raise seed round funding

    We raised funds with the underwriter of Edge Capital (UTEC) of the University of Tokyo.

    Click here for details
  • June 14, 2019
    NEDO Adopted for 2019 "Research and Development Venture Support Project"

    It was adopted in the 2019 "Research and Development Venture Support Project / Commercialization Support for R & D Ventures in the Seed Period" publicly solicited by the National Research and Development Corporation New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO).

    Click here for details
  • September 22, 2019
    Pitch Contest World Championship "International Creatineer Competition 2019" 2nd place

    BionicM was selected as the 2nd place in the world in the international pitch contest "International Creatineer Competition 2019" with the main theme of AI and robotics.

    Click here for details
  • October 05, 2019
    "Powered Prosthesis" technology announced at the International Prosthetics and Orthotics Association World Congress

    At the World Congress of the International Association of Prosthetics and Orthotics (ISPO2019), we exhibited at "Exhibition: Nursing Care / Medical Robot Trade Fair" and made a technical presentation.

    Click here for details
  • November 21, 2019
    International pitch competition "The 2019 Innovation Nanshan Entrepreneurship Star Contest" 2nd place & Innovation Company Award

    At the "The 2019 Innovation Nanshan Entrepreneurship Star Contest", an international pitch competition for startups held in Shenzhen, China, we won the second place overall and the Innovation Company Award.

    Click here for details
  • Junuary 16, 2020
    Started joint research on prosthesis walking with National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology

    We have signed a joint research agreement with the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST) with the aim of developing a new artificial leg and establishing a gait characteristic evaluation index for amputated lower limbs.

    Click here for details
  • June 16, 2020
    Adopted by the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare "Reiwa 2nd Year Independence Support Equipment Development Promotion Project"

    It was adopted as a subsidized project in the "Reiwa 2nd Year Independence Support Equipment Development Promotion Project for Persons with Disabilities" publicly solicited by the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare.

    Click here for details
  • July 31, 2020
    Adopted for NEDO 2020 "Problem-solving welfare equipment practical development support project"

    BionicM Inc. was selected as the implementing company in the 2020 "Problem-solving welfare equipment practical development support project" publicly solicited by the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO).

    Click here for details
  • October 01, 2015
    Research start at the University of Tokyo

    Started research on powered prosthesis as a doctoral course at the Information Systems Engineering Laboratory, Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, the University of Tokyo.

  • November 23, 2016
    Received the Todai To Texas Demo Day Award

    Received the Demo Day Award at Todai to Texas (TTT), Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, the University of Tokyo, and went to "South by Southwest (SXSW)" in Austin, Texas, USA Acquired exhibition rights.

    * Click here for Todai to Texas (TTT)
  • October 05, 2017
    James Dyson Award 2017 Selected as the Best Domestic Award & Top 20 International

    At the James Dyson Award, an international engineering award sponsored by the James Dyson Foundation, we received the highest award in Japan, passed the second screening in 23 countries around the world, and were selected as one of the top 20 international.

    Click here for details
  • December 21, 2018
    Established BionicM Inc.

    BionicM Inc. was established with the aim of putting the results of research and development that started in 2015 into practical use.

  • February 25, 2019
    Received the Excellent Team / Company Award for Japan's Largest Incubation Acceleration Program "Future 2019"

    In Japan's largest incubation acceleration program "Future 2019", the company award: Mitsui Chemicals Co., Ltd. received the Future Society Award, and the III GAP grant "MIRAI" for the purpose of financial support in commercialization. It was also adopted as a target.

    Click here for details
  • September 11, 2019
    Received the Mitsubishi Research Institute Award for "Business Acceleration Program 2019"

    The Mitsubishi Research Institute Award was awarded at the "Business Acceleration Program (BAP) 2019", which is carried out by the Future Co-creation Innovation Network operated by Mitsubishi Research Institute, Inc. as an activity to solve social issues through innovation and business. I won the award.

    Click here for details
  • October 01, 2019
    Mitsubishi UFJ Technology Development Foundation "2019 1st R & D Grant Grant Project" adopted

    The Mitsubishi UFJ Technology Development Foundation has been selected as a recipient in the "2019 1st R & D Grant Project", a project to support the research and development of new technologies and new products of technology-oriented SMEs. I did.

    Click here for details
  • November 11, 2019
    Received the highest award at the pitch contest world competition "EPiC 2019"

    At the pitch contest world competition "Elevator Pitch Competition 2019 (EPiC2019)" held in Hong Kong, we received the overall highest award and the "AI & robotics category" highest award.

    Click here for details
  • December 05, 2019
    Adopted for IPAS 2019, an intellectual property acceleration program sponsored by the Japan Patent Office

    The Japan Patent Office has been selected as a support company in the "Intellectual Property Acceleration Program (IPAS2019)", a support project for accelerating startup businesses with intellectual property.

    Click here for details
  • February 20, 2020
    Selected as a "J-TECH STARTUP 2019" certified company

    It has been certified as "J-TECH STARTUP 2019", a leading technology venture company in Japan, by "TEP" (TX Entrepreneur Partners), one of the largest support organizations for technology venture companies in Japan.

    Click here for details
  • July 15, 2020
    Received the 10th Japan – U.S. Innovation Awards "Japan Innovation Showcase Startup"

    At the 10th Japan – U.S. Innovation Awards co-sponsored by the NPO Japan Society of Northern California, Stanford University, and the Center for Technology Management in Asia, the potential to have a major impact on the world with attractive technology and groundbreaking business ideas. We were selected as an award-winning company of the "Japan Innovation Showcase Startup", which commends startups originating in Japan.

    Click here for details
  • August 31, 2020
    Implemented Series A financing and strengthened management system

    Raised 550 million yen. Furthermore, we strengthened our management system by establishing a Chinese corporation and assuming the appointment of an outside director.

    Click here for details