Turn Taboos into Triumphs at Femtech Fes!2021
Femtech Fes!2021 Tokyo:
Three-Day Conference Focused on Solutions to Women's Health and Wellness
TOKYO, JAPAN - On October 22rd-24th, fermata Inc. (“fermata”), a Japan- and Singapore-based femtech* store and market entry facilitator, will be hosting Asia’s largest global femtech conference called Femtech Fes! 2021 in Tokyo. There will be three days of panel discussions and workshops with industry leaders, and over 120 global companies will exhibit their solutions to health and wellness issues faced primarily by women. Sponsors include Advanced Medical Care Inc., Mistletoe Japan Inc., Next Innovation Inc., WOW Tech Group, and more. This conference comes ahead of fermata’s official opening of its second brick-and-mortar shop in Osaka, Japan (the first location is at New Stand Tokyo, Nogizaka, Japan).
*Femtech is a term used to describe products, services, diagnostic tools, and software that use technology to improve women’s health. Fertility tracking devices, pelvic floor muscle trainers, and surface temperature controlling devices are some examples of recent developments in femtech.
Date and Time:
October 22rd, 23rd, 24th 11:00-19:00
Roppongi AcademyHills (Lounge 49, Conference 7) 49F
Roppongi Hills Mori Tower, 6-10-1 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-6149
This is the first women’s health innovation conference in Asia at this scale with a specific focus on emerging companies, showcasing the latest developments in direct-to-consumer products and medical devices that aim to improve the health conditions of women in various stages of their lives. Exhibiting companies include Elvie (UK), Kegg (US), Breathe ilo (Austria), and Elidah (US).
fermata co-founder and CEO Amina Sugimoto says, “With over 700 registrants within one week of publicly announcing the event, we know that interest in femtech in Japan is on the rise. The rapid growth of the femtech industry globally signals that we are entering a new era; de-stigmatizing conversations about menopause or sexual wellness, and seeking better solutions to these long-existing issues is slowly becoming the new norm. Our conference, Femtech Fes! 2021, aims to aid the growth of femtech startups by connecting them with the right people and resources, as well as raise awareness of the new technological advancements around women’s health issues. ”
fermata is a Tokyo- and Singapore based femtech store and market entry facilitator. With both online and offline sales channels, fermata specializes in providing localization services, and is a Market Authorization Holder for cosmetic, quasi-drug and medical device (Class I and II) products. Our mission is to turn taboos into triumphs by making femtech products and services available to people in Asia.
CEO Amina Sugimoto, DrPH is open for interview questions in English and Japanese.
Contact: Lia Camargo
Global Business Manager