At SGInnovate, we believe that Singapore has all the resources and capabilities needed to tackle ‘hard problems' that matter to people around the world. As a part of the robust startup ecosystem here, our mission is to enable ambitious and capable individuals and teams to imagine, start, build, and scale globally-relevant technologies. With the support of our partners, SGInnovate’s priority is to work with deeply-technical founders that have research-originated IP at the core of their company. We back these entrepreneurs through equity-based investments, access to talent, and support in building customer traction. With a focus on important areas including Healthcare, Resources, and Transportation, we are prioritising our efforts around Artificial Intelligence, Robotics and Blockchain. These technologies represent impactful and scalable answers to global challenges. SGInnovate is a private-limited company wholly owned by the Singapore Government. For further information, please visit

Stories by SGInnovate

Peering Into The Future Of Ultrasound Imaging

HealthTech startup is using artificial intelligence and 3D technologies to revolutionise how ultrasound imaging is carried out, shares its co-founder Dornoosh Zonoobi.

Advancing Accountability

Using blockchain technology, the flow of welfare provisions and humanitarian aid through needy communities can be tracked and optimised for maximum impact, says AID:Tech’s Mr Niall Dennehy.

Getting A Slice Of The Quantum Computing Pie

Quantum computers herald a new age of digitalization and progress, and startups are well-positioned to take this technology to the market, say experts.

The Sweet Sound Of Innovation

Elizabeth Williams, co-founder and CEO of Hemideina, is developing an alternative cochlear implant solution inspired by the auditory systems of insects.

Changing the World, One Toilet at a Time

From loo-building projects to social enterprises and even smart toilets, World Toilet Organisation founder, Mr Jack Sim, turns to innovation to address a neglected public health crisis: poor sanitation.

When David and Goliath Work Together

Delegates at the invitation-only AI roundtable organised by SGInnovate and ADB-DutchCham discussed strategies to encourage corporate-startup collaborations in the field of AI.

Accelerating the Rise of Autonomous Driving

From more acute sensing technologies to better situational awareness, Singapore startups are kicking driverless vehicle technology into higher gear.

Embracing The Contact Sport Of Innovation

To truly harness the power of personalized medicine, we had to bring our technology out of the lab and into the marketplace. Here’s how we did it with KYAN Therapeutics.

The Ongoing Quest For Quantum Supremacy

Researchers and industry users need to understand each other to harness the true potential of quantum computing, say speakers at a panel organized by SGInnovate.