Japan remains the lead use case for a depopulating society, with 40 million less people in the next 50 years. It has the opportunity to be a world leader in figuring out how to make depopulation work at a societal level. China will lose an estimated 400 million people by 2100, from its peak of 1.4 billion in 2020.
You’ll need a deck — pay a designer to make it beautiful who has done it before. The challenge of making an amazing deck is slimming it down so know a complicated busy deck isn’t going to wow anyone, it’ll only make investors less likely to read it. Your deck will change all the time but it’s the first thing an investor will seriously review to determine whether or not they’re going to take a meeting with you. Deck should include the problem, solution, market opportunity, traction, competitors, business model, customers, team, mission and funding. No early stage startup deck needs to be more than 12 slides and an appendix with research is very helpful.