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IEOs Explore Innovation and Collaboration Opportunities in a Post-pandemic World
The 10th IEO Forum held on 4 April 2022 gathered leaders from local Innovation and Enterprise Offices (IEO) and enterprise development agencies to discuss potential collaborations and innovation opportunities as safe management measures ease up in Singapore.   IPI Head of Strategy, Marketing and Communications Alvin How and Enterprise Singapore Senior Development Partner Logaiswaran Chandrasegaran provided a preview into the...
IPI Drives Open Innovation Message at BeNeLux Networking Event
IPI Chief Technology Officer, Dr Sze Tiam Lin, delivered a keynote speech on Creating Business Growth through Open Innovation at the BeNeLux Networking Event that brought together Singapore-based top executives from companies headquartered in Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg. In today's increasingly competitive market and lean times where businesses are hard-pressed to accelerate the pace of innovation and time-to-market, Dr Sze...


Understand, Innovate, Implement
Expert advice for tailor-made innovations Over five decades of innovation and commercialisation experience has equipped IPI Innovation Advisor Dr Loh Wah Sing with the tools to help SMEs in accessing new target markets.   Apple, Facebook, Razer and more—numerous well-known companies started out as SMEs and gained access to international markets by addressing consumers’ ever-changing needs. While international expansion remains...
Taking the Complexity Out of Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning (AI/ML)
Empowering organisations with easy-to-implement AI/ML No-code Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning places previously complex machine learning technology within the reach of smaller organisations—accelerating innovation and sparking growth in start-ups and SMEs.  Working with machine learning algorithms is not a simple case of clicking a button to instruct the computer to predict the next top-performing stock or generate art based on a short...

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Preventing Corrosion in Buildings Everywhere
A chance encounter with IPI in 2015 evolved into a unique opportunity for Nipo International to collaborate with Nanyang Technological University (NTU) on a groundbreaking innovation which can potentially help save money, lives and the environment. As a manufacturer of coating systems for the construction industry, Nipo is always exploring new technologies to bridge technology supply and demand. Nipo’s Director Amanda...


Creating Value from Shrimp Waste through Collaboration
When Robin Low, CEO of ARB Technologies (ARB), stepped through the doors of TechInnovation 2018, he was full of anticipation about meeting an innovation scout from Mitsui. It was his first time presenting his company to such a large MNC and one that could open new doors for the business. Following its inception in 1995, ARB evolved from focusing on electronics to specialising...


Putting the Shine on Automobiles Worldwide
Yow Jia Hong is highly passionate about cars and it shows. Despite not having the relevant technical or industry experience in product formulation, he and his fellow co-founder of Artdeshine (ADS) set up the car detailing business and transformed it into a producer of experiential detailing products. Entirely self-taught, the duo’s emphasis on quality has made ADS a go-to brand...


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TechInnovation Discover: Unfolding New Spaces in Food Innovation
As the world anticipates a new normal, a myriad of new opportunities are emerging. Fuelled by innovation, TechInnovation Discover is about empowering businesses to uncover new opportunities through technology and accelerate innovation-focused business growth. Join us for IPI's inaugural TechInnovation Discover – a one-day event that will bring together innovators and food manufacturers to discuss trends and opportunities in the...
Innovation in Digital Therapeutics
There is a lot of excitement around Digital Therapeutics (DTx) in recent years, with investors placing their bets on different companies globally as well as here in Singapore. Under the broad category of digital health, DTx refers to evidenced-based intervention and therapy that focuses on patient-centric care, driven by high-quality software programs and applications. As the space continues to evolve, the...
Open Innovation Webinar
Cultivate Business Growth through Open Innovation and Collaboration In today’s complex and competitive business world, companies that do not innovate risk being obsolete and irrelevant. Instead of relying entirely on internal ideas, open innovation allows companies to tap onto external ideas and technologies for their own businesses, while allowing their unused ideas to be used by others. The five-day Open...

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