Korean Genetic Testing Firm 3billlion Named "Next Unicorn" at ASEAN-Korea Scale-up Contest

3billion wins the "Next Unicorn" award in the 'ASEAN-Korea Scale-up Contest at the Try Everything conference.

3billion won the Next Unicorn award, beating four other teams. Korea's human-like reasoning AI technology firm Mind AI, Malaysia's app-based vehicle maintenance service provider SERV, Vietnam's AI-applied resume analysis system developer JobHopin, and Thailand's fintech firm 2C2P.

The ASEAN-Korea Scale-up Contest was co-hosted by KDB NextRound, a venture investment platform by Korea's state-owned Korea Development Bank (KDB), and the ASEAN-Korea Center.

As the winner, next year in France, 3billion will join the final round of the eXtreme Tech Challenge (XTC), one of the world's largest startup contests for entrepreneurs.