Levelling Up to Stand Apart
Investing in IT for stronger business growth With four decades of experience driving growth at leading technology corporations, IPI Innovation Advisor Bill Padfield has a wealth of wisdom for SMEs planning on launching an IPO. At some point in the life of a successful company, the question of going public might come up. Perhaps the company’s leaders sense a market...
Nuts & Bolts – Improving the E-commerce Experience
Intelligent solutions to support shopping online The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the growth of the e-commerce industry as a digital new normal takes over. Here are four Tech Offers riding the wave. Since its inception, e-commerce has been relentlessly nipping at the heels of traditional brick and mortar stores, steadily gaining ground each year as technology and logistics advance. Last...
Igniting Innovation — An Interview with Oh Ser Wah of Whizpace
Enhancing connections through open innovation Tapping local and overseas partnerships, Whizpace optimises wireless communication networks with innovative TV white space technology to create a more interconnected world. Serving an estimated 4.66 billion active internet users globally, wireless networks transfer data across geographical boundaries and help the online community to stay connected. These mobile networks occupy a set range in the...
Tech Scouting and Innovation Partnerships: How Co-creation Can Foster Growth Post-COVID-19
Identifying useful emerging technologies and opportunities for partnership, co-development, licensing or acquisition is more crucial than ever   As companies navigate the post-COVID-19 business landscape, innovation will be pivotal to recovery and growth. When management consulting firm McKinsey and Company surveyed over 200 organisations last year, more than 90 per cent said that they expect the pandemic to fundamentally change the way...
Driving Future Smart City Developments in the Middle East
Seeking innovative smart city solutions for energy, lighting and heat management Singapore enterprises will have the opportunity to work with industry leaders from Abu Dhabi to adapt and implement smart city solutions in the Middle East.    Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates, houses more than 2.9 million people today, with its population rising at an average...
Driving Innovation for Internationalisation
Gaining a foothold in foreign markets through strategy consulting Drawing from a wealth of overseas experience, IPI Innovation Advisor Benny Goh guides companies to plan and execute effective outward growth strategies. Whether to diversify their customer base or fuel growth, an increasing number of businesses in Singapore are embarking on internationalisation plans. In 2019 alone, statutory board Enterprise Singapore supported...