Appointment of New CEO
IPI, an affiliate of Enterprise Singapore has appointed Wong Lup Wai as Chief Executive Officer, with effect from 1 September 2019. Former Executive Director, Professor Lam Khin Yong will remain as a director on the Board of IPI.In his role, Wong will lead the strategy and growth of IPI in consultation with the Board of Directors and Steering Committee.Wong Lup...
Inaugural EUREKA GlobalStars Call with Singapore and 7 Participating EUREKA Countries
Singapore, Belgium, the Czech Republic, Denmark, the Netherlands, Spain, Turkey, and the United Kingdom (UK) announced a joint call for projects through EUREKA GlobalStars – a multilateral funding initiative for research and development (R&D) of innovative products and applications with strong market potential. In the first EUREKA GlobalStars Call with Singapore, joint innovation proposals with a focus on medical technology,...
IPI Shares its Open Innovation Platforms at Lux Executive Briefing Singapore
IPI was part of the speaker line-up at the Lux Executive Briefing Singapore held on 16 July 2019 at the Marina Bay Sands. Themed “Planning for Disruption in a Future of Shared Mobility”, the event featured perspectives of how the shared mobility space is expected to evolve and how companies are building capabilities to integrate mobility platforms of the future.Michael...
Connecting with Local and International Innovators at Innovfest Unbound 2019
IPI engaged entrepreneurs and enterprises alike at Innovfest Unbound 2019, held from 27 to 28 June 2019. At the exhibition, IPI shared how it supports companies in driving growth through open innovation.The annual event drew an estimated 15,000 participants from technology start-ups to large corporates from more than 100 countries. Organised by NUS Enterprise and Unbound in partnership with Infocomm...
Local Industry Connects with Belgian Companies at Networking Seminar
The Belgian Digital Innovations Networking Seminar co-organised by IPI, startups.be and Scale-Ups.eu drew over 50 enterprises from Singapore to explore collaboration opportunities with innovative Belgian companies from the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) sector on 24 June 2019.The audience responded favourably to the line-up of 11 Belgian speakers who pitched a diverse range of ICT technologies such as blockchain applications,...
Building Product Development Capabilities at the Product Innovation in the Age of Industry 4.0 Event
The rise of the fourth industry revolution or Industry 4.0 is changing how products are designed and produced. Businesses stand to gain operational efficiencies and cost savings by adopting new technologies such as additive manufacturing and automation, though the process to get started may be somewhat daunting in the beginning, especially for small and medium enterprises.To give a flavour of...