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IPI Rebrands to Reflect Role in Innovation
New brand reinforces IPI’s mission in creating opportunities for enterprises to grow beyond boundaries through innovation 7 December 2020 - SINGAPORE – IPI, a subsidiary of Enterprise Singapore (ESG) has repositioned their value proposition and revealed a new brand identity as Innovation Partner for Impact at the opening of its flagship technology brokerage event TechInnovation 2020.  “The new brand identity...
IPI Year in Review 2019/2020
The past year has been an eventful one. Despite the challenging market conditions, the IPI team proactively engaged the industry to catalyse innovation and completed 85 techology matches and assessment projects, meeting full-year expectations.  Much was done to orchestrate and scale up co-innovation opportunities between innovators and corporates. In addition, we also rolled out our Innovation Advisors Programme, an important...


Riding the New Wave of Wastewater Treatment Technologies
The flood of industrial wastewater generated in recent decades has led to new and improved wastewater treatment technologies. Download our white papers to find out more. There are few resources more fundamental to humanity than the one that makes up 60 percent of our bodies. Water sustains not just life, but our societies and industries as well. Accordingly, our thirst...
Innovative Design Will Prevail in Addressing Climate Change, Resilience
Though much of the world has had a singular focus on the coronavirus pandemic this year, key lessons have been learnt about how to tackle other challenges, especially climate change. Sustainability and the efficient use of resources are hinged upon technology and innovation. But it is only through collaboration and mutually beneficial partnerships that this can be achieved.   Homegrown...

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Saving Manufacturing Costs on the Road to Industry 4.0
Manufacturing costs can be reduced by new intelligent systems. A first-of-its-kind software for such uses has been developed by LeanCost International and SMT Technology, which were matchmade by IPI. The sight of Moses Tan hunched over a computer and typing away furiously was nothing new to his peers or family. As a consultant, his work involved advising manufacturing companies on...


Harnessing Pandan for Wellness
The fragrant pandan leaf has long been an essential ingredient in Southeast Asian cooking, but it also has detoxification properties to nourish the body and skin. With IPI’s help, Restoration Essence teamed up with researchers to unravel some of the science behind it. The fragrant pandan leaf has long been an essential ingredient in Southeast Asian cooking, but it also...


When Self-driving Vehicles Speak to You
MooVita and Sioux Technologies are exploring ways to improve communications between autonomous vehicles and passengers. Brought together by IPI, they aim to help Singapore become a smart nation. A box-like vehicle revs its engine as an elderly passenger announces his destination to a large screen on the dashboard. He then settles into his seat and enjoys the journey as the...


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Singapore International Energy Week
The Singapore International Energy Week (SIEW) is an annual platform for energy professionals, policymakers and commentators to share best practices and solutions within the global energy space. First held in 2008, SIEW is organised by the Singapore Energy Market Authority (EMA), a statutory board under the Ministry of Trade and Industry. Our main goals are to ensure a reliable and...
World Cities Summit 2021
The biennial World Cities Summit (WCS) is an exclusive platform for government leaders and industry experts to address liveable and sustainable city challenges, share integrated urban solutions and forge new partnerships. Jointly organised by Singapore’s Centre for Liveable Cities (CLC) and the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA), key highlights of the Summit include the WCS Mayors Forum, the Lee Kuan Yew...
AUTM Annual Meeting 2021
Join the Largest Gathering of Academic Tech Transfer Pros March 15 – 18 Your Computer. Your Desk. 2021 is Virtual! Top Reasons to  Attend: The world may have stopped, but your professional development doesn't have to. Education and networking from the comfort of your own couch. Loads of partnering opportunities. The programming is tops in the industry. It's a great value —...

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