How Singapore’s at the Heart of Food Innovation
Innovation spearheading Singapore’s food sector As a proud nation of foodies, Singapore has also invested heavily into its food innovation sector, welcoming global MNCs, supporting local SMEs and pioneering future developments. Different as they may be, both pre-wrapped frozen chocolate cakes and oven-fresh bakes are delicious essential products in a growing food sector. With revenue expected to reach almost S$339...
Igniting Innovation — An Interview with George Heng of SenzeHub
Innovating towards independence Embracing open innovation has helped SenzeHub to develop useful and commercialisable solutions in the form of healthcare wearables. Like most developed countries around the world, the citizens of Singapore can expect to enjoy a high life expectancy. These added years, however, are also driving a dramatic demographic shift. In 2020, 15% of the population was aged 65...
Future Food Today
Fancy eating insects for lunch? Though many people will understandably be sceptical and quite hesitant to eat such food products, the team at SPACE10 succeeded in crafting an alternative to traditional meatballs that is not only delicious but far more environmentally friendly. I described how during my talk at TechInnovation 2021 organised by IPI, where I presented a session on...
A Healthy Helping of Innovation
Harnessing open innovation for growth in healthcare With over 30 years of experience in Asia’s healthcare sector, IPI Innovation Advisor Ramachandran Rajamanickam is passionate about helping local SMEs navigate the industry. Spanning nutrition and supplements to pharmaceuticals and medical technology, Singapore’s healthcare sector is teeming with innovation and entrepreneurship and as a result, consumers are always eagerly awaiting the next...
From Prevention to Patient Care: How AI Improves Healthcare
The transformative power of AI in healthcare With the ability to monitor early symptoms, aid research and automate care, artificial intelligence is poised to transform the global healthcare sector. As governments and hospitals around the world tackle the pandemic with new technologies and intensive research, increased access to healthcare and heavier investment in research and innovation are key to advancing the...
Pivoting to the Pulse of Innovation
Staying innovative and agile in a competitive market IPI’s futurepulse podcast discusses with business leaders how companies can remain at the forefront of technology trends and innovation. In a world driven by rapid technology advancements, innovation is a key driver for success and it is essential for businesses to remain one step ahead and not be stuck in organisation inertia....