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TECH PLANTER Asia Final 2023 will Happen on 26th August in Cyberjaya – 1st time in Malaysia.

TECH PLANTER Asia Final 2023 will Happen on 26th August in Cyberjaya – 1st time in Malaysia.

Leave a Nest Group has achieved remarkable success in fortifying its deep tech start-up ecosystem through strategic additions of new startups. Since the introduction of TECH PLANTER in 2014, TECH PLANTER has expanded to Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam, recruiting a total of 1368 highly talented research teams and startups. Our relentless dedication to nurturing genuine tech ventures has resulted in the establishment of a thriving ecosystem within Asia.

Prepare for an unprecedented spectacle as Malaysia plays host to the momentous TECH PLANTER ASIA Finals 2023, at Aerodyne Campus, Cyberjaya, Selangor, on 26th August 2023. Behold, twelve exceptional teams, handpicked from a vast pool of 241 applicants, from Leave a Nest Award and Grand winners from six distinguished Asian nations, shall unleash their visionary ideas, cutting-edge technologies, and unwavering passion upon the world.

In this extraordinary event, startups and research teams shall bask in the limelight, showcasing their brilliance and seamless integration within this ecosystem alongside esteemed corporations and government sectors. Furthermore, it shall serve as a gateway for Japanese companies to explore the boundless potential of deep tech startups emanating from Southeast Asia. With a stellar panel of judges from Japan, sparking creativity through an electrifying exchange of ideas, TECH PLANTER ASIA Finals 2023 shall redefine the very fabric of innovation.

Program Overview:

  • Date and time: 26th August 2023 (Saturday), 13:00 – 18:00 (MYT)
  • Venue: Aerodyne Campus, Block 3750 Persiaran APEC, Cyber 8, 63000 Cyberjaya, Selangor, Malaysia
  • Language: English
  • Organiser: Leave a Nest Malaysia

Programme Timeline:

Timing in MYT


13:00 – 13:30

Opening Remark


Presentation Round 1 (Philippines & Indonesia teams)

  • 4 teams (7 Minutes presentation + 5 Minutes Q&A)



14:35 – 15:25

Presentation Round 2 (Singapore & Vietnam teams)

  • 4 teams (7 Minutes presentation + 5 Minutes Q&A)

15:25 – 15:35


15:35 – 16:25

Presentation Round 3 (Malaysia & Thailand teams)

  • 4 teams (7 Minutes presentation + 5 Minutes Q&A)

16:25 – 16:35


16:35 – 17:35

Judging Time

Partner Presentations

Poster Session/Networking

17:35 – 18:00

Award Ceremony

TP Asia finalists:



Theme description



Nanoclay particle film for cacao pods 


Customizable groundwater monitoring system


Archibiotech Indonesia


Habibi Garden

The Future of Agriculture by Habibi Garden



Maximizing value recovery from waste


High Energy Dosimetry



Sand Battery: Sustainable agri drying revolution with GHG reduction, utilizing cutting-edge technology. 


Cost-effective solution for seeding, fertilizing, and spraying rice fields with Shoes, a sliding shoes-like vehicle for efficient farming.



Waste to wealth in 7 days with Black Soldier Flies

My Myracle

Postbiotic-The 5G Biotic



Large-area Flexible Polymer with Antifouling Robust Micro-structure for marine and medical applications

Therapeutic Antibodies

Therapeutic Antibody, the ideal treatment against Dengue virus

With utmost sincerity and unwavering optimism, we fervently anticipate the inevitable convergence of innovative technologies from the vibrant landscapes of South East Asia, harmoniously uniting to pave the path towards resolving pressing global challenges. As we stand on the precipice of progress, we hold steadfast to the belief that these ingenious advancements shall not only illuminate the region but also extend their radiance far beyond, reaching every corner of the world with transformative solutions. May the brilliance of South East Asia's ingenuity ignite a beacon of hope, guiding humanity towards a brighter, more sustainable, and inclusive future for all.

To learn more about TECH PLANTER, kindly visit: https://en.techplanter.com