Innovations to Change the World
From sustainable packaging materials to new ways to diagnose and treat cancers, TechInnovation 2021 will showcase an array of groundbreaking technologies from around the world that could revolutionise industries and change the world. The event, presented by IPI, returns for its 10th edition this year as a digital event that will run around the clock from September 28 to 30,...
Dreeming up a Better Rested World
Advancing the science of sleep through tech With their sleep monitoring technology, the sleep science pioneers at Dreem intend to leverage new telehealth trends that have emerged amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Similar to how our devices need to be plugged in and charged regularly, humans too, need time to rest and reenergise—eight hours a night to be exact. Both the...
Enabling Electric Vehicles with Extreme Fast Charging
Barely a glimmer of an idea at the start of the second millennium, electric vehicles (EVs) have swiftly captured the imagination and attention of the world. As the world’s largest vehicle makers electrify their offerings, the transition away from polluting internal combustion engines (ICE) will be complete within the next two decades, says Dr Doron Myersdorf, CEO and co-founder of...
Igniting Innovation—Interview with Steven Tang of Nico Steel
Melding materials for 5G technology With a wealth of experience working with the best, Nico Steel encourages out-of-the-box thinking and innovative ideas to stay ahead of trends. Elegant rose gold jewellery, essential smartphones, a strong cast-iron pan and a television loaded with the latest streaming services, these items have one component in common—alloys. Expected to become an US$11 billion industry...
Carving a Niche – Interview with Jacqueline Chen of Nordic Innovation House Singapore
Scaling the best of the Nordics Nordic Innovation House Singapore taps into its vast network of partners to offer Nordic businesses a leg up as they work to enter the Southeast Asian market. What do companies like Spotify, Nokia and Novo Nordisk have in common? They have embraced the open innovation mindset and represent the best of Nordic business practices, despite...
Extracting New Worth from Food Waste
Food waste valorisation: challenges and opportunities Novel valorisation technologies could help industrial food producers reduce waste and turn it into high-value products. Download our white paper to find out more. Securing enough food has been a prerequisite for mankind’s survival. Although humanity has long evolved from hunting and gathering to agriculture to widespread urbanisation, the need for food has remained the...