ASEAN countries have the potential to become innovation hubs with a young population well connected to new global technological developments, along with an increasingly highly educated labour market. The rise of emerging technologies like artificial intelligence (AI), blockchain and robotics present interesting opportunities to tackle some of the large-scale economic challenges in South East Asia.
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.
You have heard so much about the Robotics Revolution and how it will take over jobs and the world. Drones, autonomous vehicles, automated guided vehicles, social robots, collaborative robots - the Robotics Revolution is indeed coming!
During this holiday reception, APACMed and MedTech Innovator will be sharing milestones underpinning this partnership in the past 12 months. Hear directly from the Founders of this first MedTech Innovator cohort, their MedTech Corporate Mentors; as well as MedTech Innovator finalists who participated in the inaugural APACMed Connected Care Innovation Showcase at MedTech Forum.
This is a closed-door, by-invitation-only event with Mr Chan Chun Sing, Minister for Trade and Industry, on matters that impact Singapore’s future economy, talent development, innovation capabilities of our companies, and how individuals and companies should prepare themselves for the future.
Digital transformation is a common buzzword in today's business world, from small startups to large corporates. However, do you have a proper understanding of what digital transformation could mean for your business, or where to begin when your company is ready to move forward?
AI and automation are transforming businesses across all sectors, from manufacturing to healthcare, climate change and more. As machines increasingly complement human labour in the workplace, we will all need to adjust to reap the benefits.