SPARKS Lite NOV 2017
First batch of National LLP


Turning Inventions Into Products

A Different Kind Of Discovery Journey


The Final Presentations Day on 23 Oct 2017 marked the end of the inaugural National Lean LaunchPad Singapore, a 10-week intensive programme for the commercialisation of technological innovations, where participants embarked on a journey of customer discovery and market validation. The very first national cohort saw teams from NUS, NTU, SUTD and NYP, with projects spanning medical technology, food sciences, material engineering and modern aging.


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Start-ups win awards

Driving the Innovation Frontier


NUS Enterprise supported start-ups swept 7 of the 18 awards given to technology companies for driving the digital landscape at the recent SiTF Awards 2017. The start-ups, all of them from the BLOCK71 community, are namely CashShield, Igloohome, Carousell, Park N Parcel, AiChat, JobKred and XRVision. Another BLOCK71 alumni and NUS spin-off, ViSenze, clinched second prize at the Asian Entrepreneurship Award 2017, which gives recognition to outstanding Asian entrepreneurs who are addressing world issues with innovation solutions!


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Modern Aging Singapore

Tourism and the Senior Travellers

Do you know about the benefits of travelling for seniors? It can help tackle issues of social isolation, increase social interactions, and support physical health through increased physical activity. However, with age also comes higher associated risks and challenges. Come join us at this Modern Aging Seminar on 11 Nov to explore insights and discover design solutions around the topic of senior and travelling. Also, don’t miss the Modern Aging Finale on 24 Nov!

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Alchemy Foodtech

Alchemy Foodtech.

Get to know Alchemy Foodtech, an exciting start-up based out of NUS Enterprise@Singapore Science Park! Alchemy Foodtech aims to combat diabetes through their patent-pending technology Diabetec®. When added to common carbohydrate staples like white rice and noodles, Diabetec® will reduce the food's glycemic index without changing its taste, texture and appearance. Find out more about their story from Chief Food Fighter and co-founder, Verleen Goh.

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Kopi Chat Deep Dive - Generation Cyber
Kopi Chat Deep Dive - Generation Cyber



Industry Roundtable Series: Sustainability in Food
Industry Roundtable Series: Sustainability in Food



Modern Aging Finale
Modern Aging Finale
10 Nov Startup Autobahn Hack.Singapore
11 Nov Modern Aging Seminar Series: Tourism and the Senior Traveller
15 Nov Kopi Chat Deep Dive - Disrupting Food: Can Start-Ups Lead The Way?
11 Dec NUS Entrepreneurship Launchpad 2017

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