According to the Biotechnology Innovation Organisation, BioTech is “technology based on biology – harness[sing] cellular and biomolecular processes to develop technologies and products that help improve our lives and the health of our planet.” More than just a tool for human health, BioTech is involved in many industries including energy and fuel, and agriculture and food, where innovations in the field helps address some of the world’s most pressing issues.
There are endless possibilities in the world of Deep Tech - the different domains allow for a vast number of opportunities for talent to pursue meaningful causes.
Deep Technology (Deep Tech) can solve significant societal problems in areas such as healthcare, urban mobility, sustainability and other issues. However, the research behind such technologies may take years before a discovery emerges.
The corona crisis has devastated countries, businesses, and communities everywhere. But plenty of opportunities await those who can outwit, outplay, and outlast the crisis. Join our speakers from Germany and Singapore for a session on how startups can survive in the global “new normal” and position yourselves for success.
Morning Pitch is a pitching platform hosted by Deloitte Tohmatsu Venture Support. This platform helps startups form business alliances and partnerships with large corporations, corporate venture capital and venture capital firms. The focus for this Morning Pitch on 29 May 2020 is on Smart Cities.
Over the past few decades, two trends have helped trace the contours of the modern entrepreneurial scientists, defining their unique role in today’s innovation ecosystem. The first is the evolution of research and development (R&D) work away from the big corporate lab model of closed innovation towards a globalised model of open innovation. The second, more recent trend is related to the emergence of the concept of “Deep Tech”, which refers to technologies based on genuine scientific discoveries that have produced a novel and defensible intellectual property (IP).
Advanced Manufacturing - the use of innovative technology to improve products or processes - has created significant value and impact in the manufacturing industry today. Bold and ambitious startups form a key role in the ecosystem as they are at the forefront of innovation, offering novel product and process technologies.
SGInnovate and Extreme Tech Challenge (XTC) are co-hosting a regional competition that culminates at XTC Singapore Demo Day on March 25, where outstanding startups will be showcased. The top three startups will become XTC finalists and be invited to Paris in June 2020.
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’.
Morning Pitch is a pitching platform hosted by Deloitte Tohmatsu Venture Support. This platform helps startups form business alliances and partnerships with large corporations, corporate venture capital and venture capital firms. The focus for this Morning Pitch on 7 February 2020 is on EdTech.
Cosmos Singapore is a community-driven initiative led by StakeWith.Us to educate the Singapore community about the technologies and projects behind Cosmos Network - the most scalable, customisable and interoperable ecosystem of connected blockchains.