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NEWS AND MEDIA

Agritech Roundtable Explores the Potential of AI and Data-Driven Technologies
As Singapore strives for greater food resilience, local food producers and manufacturers are exploring different innovative technologies in automation, Internet of Things (IoT) and robotics to attain higher efficiency and generate better yield with lesser resources. Recognising the huge potential for the agriculture sector to grow by tapping into new technologies, IPI and Singapore Industrial Automation Association (SIAA) jointly organised...
Aquaculture Innovation Webinars Dive Deep into Future Trends and Technologies
The road to securing a sustainable food future calls for innovative solutions and ideas across the food industry and affiliated sectors that support it.   Following the well-received AgriFood Innovation Webinar in September 2020, co-organisers IPI, Innovation Norway and Trendlines Group regrouped with a new partner, Aquaculture Innovation Centre in 2021 to explore how countries can achieve food security and...

INNOVATION INSIGHTS

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...

Recent Successes

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Impact for FOOD & NUTRITION

Cooking up Shelf-stable Sauces for International Markets
Extending shelf life with food science and technology First Gourmet CEO Joseph Lee saw the growth potential for his Indian food in overseas markets from the international franchise requests that he received.  However, the sauces that are instrumental to the dishes served in First Gourmet’s award-winning restaurants – Prata Wala, Zaffron Kitchen and Pavilion Banana Leaf – needed to be...

Impact for HEALTH & PERSONAL CARE

Revolutionising Massage Technologies with AI
Product customisation is not a new concept for many industries, but the true challenge comes with designing and developing products that serve the real needs of today’s consumers. Modern-day consumers desire greater convenience and customisation in the products they purchase. They want products that deliver an enjoyable experience that seamlessly integrates into their lifestyles and routines. For OSIM International, a...

Impact for FOOD & NUTRITION

Blending Tradition and Technology
Scaling up food solutions for growth With expert advice from IPI Innovation Advisor Dr Ong Mei Horng, HarriAnns Nonya Table found innovative ways to enhance its heritage food product portfolio and strengthen its market position during the challenging pandemic period. For small business owners looking to scale up their companies, there never seem to be enough hours in a day...

Events

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IP Week 2021
Themed “Ideas to Assets: Emerging Stronger with IP”, IP Week @ SG 2021 will highlight the resilience of businesses in spite of COVID-19, and how IP is ever more crucial to supporting enterprise growth. This year, Global Forum on Intellectual Property (GFIP) will return to anchor a slew of activities during IP Week @ SG. The GFIP will highlight and...
The Makings of a Smart Supply Chain
While the major disruptions that the global supply chains faced in the past year are dwindling, logistics companies continue to face an onslaught of pressures from rising trade tariffs between China and the US to unexpected setbacks such as the recent Suez Canal accident. Fortunately, technology today can help organisations manage their global supply chains without the need for additional...
TechInnovation 2021
As we celebrate our 10th anniversary, we also take this opportunity to commemorate the 10th edition of TechInnovation, our flagship technology brokerage event with a brand refresh to better represent our role in the global innovation space in connecting industry and technology partners around the world.   TechInnovation will be a digital event running from 28 to 30 September 2021 based...
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