Programme Benefits

  • Be coached in a highly customised and flexible arrangement by industry veterans who are experienced in both business and technology
  • Gain access to Innovation Advisor’s industry insights, global business network and experience in technology-business integration
  • Overcome innovation challenges in your new product development effort

Innovation Advisors

Our Innovation Advisors will partner and support enterprises across a range of sectors, such as food and beverage, healthcare, manufacturing and infocomm, to identify market-led innovation opportunities and facilitate connections to relevant technology and business partners.

Eligibility Criteria

Singapore-based companies, including SMEs and start-ups, with at least 30% local shareholding and also meet the following attributes.

For SMEs:
  • Tech-centric/enabled company
  • Has commercialised products and/or services
  • Potential for differentiated value proposition
  • Available resource and clear intent for further innovation
For start-ups:
  • Post proof-of-value
  • Sufficient cashflow for over 12 months
  • Backed by institutional investor
If you fit the profile and are keen to have a chat with us, please fill in your particulars here and we will be in touch.

Hear from Our IAs and Companies

Converting MedTech Solutions into Clinical Sales
Getting the right guidance to grow a business IPI Innovation Advisors John Teo, Yap Chew Loong and Prof Ignatius Rasiah offer valuable insights into trends, business practices and investment in the medtech industry. From health wearables and robotic surgical tools to precision medicine enabled by artificial intelligence (AI), medical technology or medtech has come a long way in recent years....


­Innovation Advisory Creates New Value through Efficient Upcycling of Spent Grains
David Tan and his team mulled over their revenue for the first quarter of 2020, the lowest in their more than 45 years of business, through a virtual meeting at the start of Singapore’s circuit breaker in April. It seemed like there was no end in sight for the raging COVID-19 pandemic in both local and overseas markets as food...


Creating Growth while the Planes are Grounded
Generating value through innovation Amid one of the worst downturns in aviation history, IPI Innovation Advisor Derek Sharples helped CW Aero Services to implement new business strategies, restructure internal processes and emerge stronger. As borders closed to mitigate the spread of the coronavirus in 2020, the aviation industry saw one of its worst years yet. Global passenger traffic plunged by...


Explore new collaboration opportunities through our organised and supported events.

SICC Awards 2021
The 2021 SICC Awards Ceremony & Gala will be held on 19 October at the Suntec Hybrid Studio and graced by Guest-of-Honour Ms Grace Fu, Minister for Sustainability and the Environment. This hybrid event will have a small studio audience and a larger one online. The winners will be announced at the Gala and will receive their awards from the Minister....
World Cities Summit 2021
The biennial World Cities Summit (WCS) is an exclusive platform for government leaders and industry experts to address liveable and sustainable city challenges, share integrated urban solutions and forge new partnerships. Jointly organised by Singapore’s Centre for Liveable Cities (CLC) and the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA), key highlights of the Summit include the WCS Mayors Forum, the Lee Kuan Yew...
Singapore International Energy Week
The Singapore International Energy Week (SIEW) is an annual platform for energy professionals, policymakers and commentators to share best practices and solutions within the global energy space. First held in 2008, SIEW is organised by the Singapore Energy Market Authority (EMA), a statutory board under the Ministry of Trade and Industry. Our main goals are to ensure a reliable and...