The traditional business landscape in Singapore is undergoing a transformation, as companies are increasingly turning to innovative solutions to stay competitive.
Innovation in Traditional Businesses :
An Insight to Growth of Traditional Businesses
Transformation of traditional businesses in Singapore has been on the rise in recent years. With the introduction of new technologies, businesses have been able to grow and expand quickly. Companies are now able to reach a much larger customer base and have access to more resources. This has allowed them to explore new markets, create innovative products and services, and increase their profits. This shift is driven by the need to remain competitive in a rapidly changing market, as well as the desire to leverage new technologies and processes to improve efficiency and customer experience.
This program aims to provide an overview of the growth of traditional businesses journey in Singapore. Join us and explore how traditional businesses are leveraging technology to improve their operations and staying competitive in an increasingly digital world.
This program is ideal for individuals or schools, both local and international, who wish to explore Singapore's Startup Ecosystem and the critical role expanding traditional businesses have in the nation's economy.
(Note that final agenda, list of participating companies and activities is subject to change and will be determined for each individual program.)
PART ONE [1.5 HOURS]
THE STARTUP ECOSYSTEM.
Collaboration, funding and mentorship is crucial to the growth of many startups. How does the ecosystem support this? Discover this by navigating through the Singapore startup ecosystem.
09:00 am - 09:30 am
As the icon of Singapore's knowledge economy, one-north aims to integrate key growth sectors with advanced technology. Compromising the basic elements of a startup, learn about how this mixed-used development began, and more significantly, how it continues to pivot, adapt and innovate to stay relevant with current technological trends.
09:30 am - 10:30 am
Known as the "Silicon Valley" of Singapore, JTC LaunchPad provides startups with a conducive space to innovate. Immerse yourself into this habitat of entrepreneurship and explore various cutting-edge prototypes that were launched from this hotbed.
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Meet with an Ecosystem Builder
Meet with the team at Action Community for Entrepreneurship (ACE), the national voice for the Singapore startup ecosystem, and a key trade association for startup. A non-profit organization that supports entrepreneurs in Singapore, seeking to build a dynamic and sustainable startup ecosystem in Singapore, focusing on five key pillars: Startups, Corporations, Institutes of Higher Learning, Risk Capital, and the Public Sector. Have the opportunity to engage in a Q&A session with ACE’s team.
PART TWO [1.5 HOURS]
DISCOVER INNOVATION IN STARTUPS
11:30 am - 01:00 pm
Visit to Innovation Centre
Visit an innovation center, which is a collaborative and all-inclusive approach involving ten research institutes, agencies, universities, and polytechnics that uses innovative solutions to improve enterprise and industry efficiency. Dedicated to the development of emerging technologies and innovative, customized solutions, as well as other critical areas of expansion for capacity building to support long-term development and growth.
PART THREE [1.0 HOURS]
DISCOVER UNIQUE F&B CONCEPTS
01:30 pm - 02:30 pm:
Choose from a variety of dining options, depending on your dietary requirements, preferences and budget. Whether you're looking for an educational yet delicious lunch at one of Singapore's most unique F&B concepts, or just a standard meal or catering option, there is something for everyone.
PART FOUR [1.5 HOURS]
GET TO KNOW INDUSTRY PLAYERS.
03:00 pm - 04:30 pm:
Get up close and personal with a traditional business with over sixty years of heritage. Visit their factory and discover their story, history, culture! Find out the initiatives taken to incorporate technology and staying competitive in the market.
VIDEO & PHOTO GALLERY
English-speaking local guide
Admission to one-north Gallery
JTC LaunchPad tour
Others not listed under inclusions
Gain rare insights into Singapore's startup ecosystem.
Experience first-hand the startup environment and infrastructure.
Visit an innovation center, which is a collaborative and all-inclusive approach involving ten research institutes.
Visit the factory of a traditional business and discover their story, history, culture.
Know Before You Book
You will need a minimum group size of 20 people to book this tour.
- From S$3,800 per program (max 40 pax)
- We recommend at least 4 weeks advance booking for this program.
- Entrepreneurship Design Thinking Workshop: S$40/pax (min 10 pax)
Full details of the program will be communicated upon being in touch with us. We’ll be able to customise this program based on varying group size, start time and preferences. To officially request a enquiry or customisation of your program, please contact us.