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NEWS AND MEDIA

A Decade of Impact, A Journey of Innovation
Innovation and enterprise ecosystem partners, whether locally or abroad, have been integral to IPI’s key milestones and success stories over the last decade. As we wrap up 2021 and our tenth anniversary, we celebrate our progress and achievements – from facilitating over 280 projects and technology matches to creating new co-innovation opportunities for local start-ups and SMEs. These included initiatives...
Key Leadership Appointments at IPI
We are pleased to announce the key leadership appointments at IPI, effective 1 January 2022.  Dr Sze Tiam Lin will be appointed as Chief Technology Officer (CTO) where he will oversee the development of IPI’s technology strategy and initiatives and lead a team to engage local and global technology partners to support demand-led innovation from enterprises and accelerate their innovation and...

INNOVATION INSIGHTS

Moving MedTech to Market
Professionalising processes to attract investment With a keen understanding of the medtech ecosystem, IPI Innovation Advisor Prof Ignatius Rasiah helps companies take their technology from research to market-ready products. With the goal of advancing innovation while bettering lives, medtech inventors have brought us 3D printed prosthetics, advanced pacemakers that can regulate heartbeats, health monitoring apps equipped with artificial intelligence (AI)...
Fighting Pathogens with Antimicrobial Technologies
Healthcare facilities are susceptible to the spread of infections, but developments in antimicrobial technologies are working to wipe the danger of harmful microorganisms out. Each time a patient visits a clinic, emergency room or other care facility, they place their trust in the hands of healthcare professionals—not just to provide quality care for existing ailments, but to also  prevent new...

Recent Successes

Learn more about our recent successes in enabling the innovation processes of our enterprises and partners today.

Impact for MATERIALS & CHEMICALS

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...

Impact for FOOD & NUTRITION

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...

Impact for MATERIALS & CHEMICALS

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...

Events

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Starting-up Your Intellectual Property Strategy
Most start-ups can quickly list their physical assets such as laptops, a couple of tables and chairs and maybe even a coffee machine. However, more likely than not, the ability to list one’s key intangible assets like your know-how, customer data, domain names, patents, trade marks and copyright, etc may not come as easily.  In a world where intangible assets...
Sustainability Week Asia
Building on six years of actionable insights and solutions to help businesses on their path to greater sustainability, Sustainability Week comes to Asia!  The Economist's Sustainability Week Asia will bring together more than 1,500 industry leaders, policymakers, entrepreneurs and researchers from across Asia-Pacific to discuss how they can effectively measure, analyse, transform and scale their sustainability initiatives. Register free today!
Boost Up: Achieving Growth through Leveraging Your Product, Service and Brand
SBF has launched the Boost Up initiative to support businesses in developing their growth strategies with a focus on product, service and brand redesign. To truly succeed in a competitive market, it is prudent to have a tangible long term business growth strategy in place. Be inspired by how other companies transform their products and brand to achieve growth and...
Publications

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