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UK Global Business Accelerator Matchmaking Event Singapore


Date - Jan 31, 2018
Venue - Ayer Rajah Crescent 73 Singapore, Singapore
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The Global Business Accelerator programme, organised by Innovate UK and Enterprise Europe Network, will see 15 high growth UK businesses -selected through a national competition - travel to Singapore to establish collaborations with local companies, research centres and public organisations operating in the “Urban Living” sector.

“Urban Living” is a broad sector characterized by cross-silo approaches to urban challenges. Areas include:

  • Infrastructure: energy systems, waste and water management, security and safety, built environment.       
  • Smart mobility: transport, traffic management, logistics, and road safety.    
  • Governance: urban planning, citizen engagement. 
  • Health in urban areas: assisted living, telehealth, air quality, healthy lifestyles. 
  • Sustainability: carbon abatement, circular economy, resource efficiency.

The event provides a great opportunity for companies based in Singapore to meet businesses from the UK  face to face, encouraging business-to-business collaboration in the fields of technology, R&D and innovation related to “Urban Living”.

 

Why participate?

  • Increase your exposure to the UK marketplace.
  • Initiate cross-border contacts and collaborations.
  • Find new commercial, technological or R&D partners.

 

Event Focus     

  • Morning: Pitching Session – between 10:00am and 12:30pm, short pitches to introduce your company/product or service
  • Afternoon: Matchmaking Event – between 1:30pm and 6:00pm, one to one 30-minute meetings to foster effective networking