Global megatrends are forcing supply chain and logistics companies to re-think their business models. According to an Accenture research study, ‘digital disruption in the industry threatens traditional players with irrelevance – unless they too learn to disrupt’ because ‘agile new entrants (like startups) touting digital, customer-centric business models are steadily fragmenting it’.
Roughly 90% of data breaches are caused by employees - the weakest link when it comes to computer security. As such, cybersecurity is one of the top concerns for any executive. Despite its high priority, many organisations struggle to emphasise the importance of cybersecurity to its workforce.
The Internet of Things (IoT) is revolutionising the world around us. With technology being built into almost everything we do and the interconnectivity of billions of everyday devices, technology advances have continued to raise cybersecurity concerns. IoT-related internet security attacks are increasingly prevalent in the news. Join our panel of experts who will discuss the current landscape of IoT, answer the questions around the growing security concerns for companies and consumers and share how organisations are addressing such concerns.
Singapore and other Asian cities namely Bangalore, Beijing, Hong Kong, Mumbai, Shanghai, Shenzhen and Tokyo have the potential to become global agri-food innovation powerhouses “by creating space for innovation, encouraging public-private sector interaction and drawing in entrepreneurs, such hubs will play an outsized role in driving investment and innovation in the region,” according to the “Asia Food Challenge Report” by PwC, Rabobank and Temasek Holdings.
Presented by SGInnovate and Ecosystm, this event will look at some of the trends that are going to shape the areas of AI, Cybersecurity, Cities of the Future and MedTech in 2020.
In this closing event of 2019 (already!), investors and entrepreneurs will unpack and discuss the topic of innovation within the intersection of energy and climate change.
The global race for 5G mobile network is on. 5G is opening numerous opportunities and bringing disruption to industries from automotive to healthcare. With the adoption of 5G, there is a need to analyse its impact on the landscape of computing and data management.
This Networking Reception is a by-invite only event for our Deep Tech Summit 2019 speakers, partners and selected SGInnovate friends. At this second Deep Tech Summit, with sessions at SFF x SWITCH 2019, we are bringing together global thought leaders, and industry practitioners to exchange ideas, collaborate, build a strong and sustainable future economy, and to improve the human condition through deep tech.
Organised by Enterprise Singapore, NRF and IPI, SWITCH is a platform where scientific discoveries and advancements are transformed into disruptive technology applications that will redefine the way we live. It focuses on deep tech applications in the areas of manufacturing, urban solutions, health and biomedical sciences and digital services.