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Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) Signing Ceremony between IPI Singapore and National Eastern Tech-Transfer Center (NETC)
On 24 April 2023, the signing of the Partnership Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between IPI and National Eastern Tech-Transfer Center (NETC) took place during the 4th Singapore-Shanghai Comprehensive Cooperation Council meeting. Represented by Mr. Wong Lup Wai, CEO of IPI and Mr. Xie Jihua, President of NETC, this was one of the 15 agreements inked between government agencies and private organisations...
Movement of IPI's Board Members
It is with both sadness and gratitude that we announce the stepping down of Edwin Chow from IPI’s Board of Directors on 31 January 2023. Edwin is an advocate of open innovation and has been instrumental in shaping the services that we offer; he oversaw the conceptualisation and development of IPI’s Tech Expert initiative and has helped to shape the...


Giving small businesses a big boost
[PROFILE FEATURE] Decades of experience as an international executive have equipped IPI Innovation Advisor Wong Hong Wai with the robust business acumen required to help small business owners thrive in today’s competitive market. As the adage goes, “standing on the shoulders of giants” can offer a unique strategic vantage point—this is especially true for fledgling SMEs looking to grow. Industry...
Green Buildings for a Sustainable Future
Enhancing opportunities for green development Green buildings are crucial for balancing population growth and environmental sustainability. Find out how three tech offers make buildings smarter and more sustainable.   Our built environment—made up of housing, office buildings, energy networks and more—has a colossal carbon footprint. According to a 2019 International Energy Agency report, the buildings and construction sector accounts for...

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Catapulting Healthcare Innovations to Greater Heights
Singapore-based healthcare trailblazer Matralix has unlocked access to global markets, leveraging the invaluable expertise of IPI Innovation Advisor Ramachandran Rajamanickam.   In industries ranging from pharmaceutical and cosmetics to food and fine chemicals, one Singapore-based company has demonstrated an exceptional ability to innovate and meet the ever-growing demands of consumers. Founded in 2014, Matralix has been at the forefront of...


Taking Local Sustainable Innovation to a Global Stage
With the help of IPI, Singapore-based engineering consultancy HY M&E found success through the Abu Dhabi – Singapore Smart Cities Open Innovation Challenge, participating in the call for innovation and expanding its sustainability initiatives to a global stage.   From mechanical and electrical (M&E) service planning and project management to technology applications and design, Singapore-based HY M&E Consultancy Services (HY...


Scaling a Mighty Designer Toy Empire
From stepping into the Metaverse to creating immersive experiences, collectible toy company Mighty Jaxx has big plans to embark on fresh partnerships and expand the business with the help of IPI Innovation Advisor Bill Padfield.   Fans of collectibles might have noticed a variety of custom-made figures— from an x-rayed version of Spongebob Squarepants to carefully curated cult anime characters—...


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[Singapore – Estonia] Business and Networking Forum
Did you know that Estonia… Is one of the most digitally advanced countries in the world, with a secure and efficient e-governance system; Leads Europe in startups, unicorns and investments per capita; Has a collaborative ecosystem for industrial R&D, including academic, accelerators and competence centres; Has a highly skilled workforce in software development, cybersecurity, engineering and electronics; Has well-developed IT,...
SICC Awards 2023
The SICC Awards are designed to recognise, celebrate and learn from the commercial collaborations between companies which work together to innovate to create new products and services and/or resolve barriers to capacity growth. It is consistent with the Chamber’s belief that collaboration is often the quickest way for companies to innovate as well as to support Enterprise Singapore’s PACT programme....

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