23-year-old NTU Engineering student Toh Wen Qi was tasked with what seemed like an impossible task during her apprenticeship at a Deep Tech startup earlier this year: To determine the sweetness of a tomato without destroying it.
Hsien Hui Tong, Executive Director of Venture Investing at SGInnovate, predicts that the post-pandemic investment flow will be focused on emerging technologies such as AI and BioTech.
See-Mode Technologies, a MedTech startup based in Singapore and Australia that seeks to empower clinicians to better predict stroke, announced that it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its debut product, Augmented Vascular Analysis (AVA), a world-first medical Artificial Intelligence (AI) software for automated analysis and reporting of vascular ultrasound scans.
iVS announced the launch of its programmatic in-stream video advertising marketplace in Southeast Asia. In March 2019, iVS announced a US$4.5 million Series A+ funding from a host of investors, including Kickstart Ventures (lead), Darwin Ventures, SGInnovate, Monk’s Hill Ventures and EE Capital.
Singapore-based logistics and international relocation service provider, Moovaz has agreed to acquire van-hailing platform, GetVan for an undisclosed amount, according to an announcement.
The immense growth potential of the Deep Tech sector even amid the coronavirus pandemic is translating into exciting career opportunities for Singaporeans, said Minister for Communications and Information, Mr S. Iswaran.