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An extra day added to Echelon Asia Summit, with exclusive access to JTC LaunchPad




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In partnership with JTC, Echelon Asia Summit 2017, originally June 28-29 only, adds a third day of programmes to a power-packed line up of speakers and content.

JTC LaunchPad @ one-north

For the first time ever in conjunction with Echelon Asia Summit, JTC is co-organising a third-day programm:e Networking & Exclusive Access @ LaunchPad. The Networking & Exclusive Access @ LaunchPad is in place to showcase the startup ecosystem in Singapore and create a platform to engage and expose startups to a wider audience for investment and partnership opportunities. This event will be the first in the interact.think @ one-north series, where JTC has worked with partners from one-north and beyond to curate a calendar of industry events designed to create networking and business opportunities for one-northers.

Event Details:

  • Venue: The Meeting Point, JTC LaunchPad @ one-north
  • When: Friday June 30, 2017 / 11am-5pm
  • Who should attend: Startups, Corporates and Investors 

Attendees will be able to secure themselves a spot to a scrumptious spread of local delights, go through a workshop on Megatrends, a facilitated networking session and also gain exclusive access to policy makers, grant consultants, industry advisors and potential investors.

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Also read: 10 things to check out in Echelon Asia Summit 2017, as accessed by Delegate Pass holders

The workshop on Megatrends, and the facilitated networking session will be conducted by Mark Koh, Associate Director (loT & Big Data, APAC) at Frost & Sullivan. Megatrends are transformative, global forces that define the future world with their far reaching sustainable impact on business, societies, economies, cultures and personal lives.

Participants can look forward to learning more about megatrends in tehcnology including mobility, O2O, urbanisation, infrastructure development and more, and devise a future-first solution to these megatrends by working with fellow entrepreneurs, corporates and VCs as part of the facilitated networking session.

How to register

Newly registered Echelon Asia Summit 2017 pass holders can edit their order information to RSVP for Networking & Exclusive Access @ LaunchPad on June 30th.

Not an Echelon Asia Summit 2017 pass holder yet? There’s still time to enjoy 10% off Regular Delegate, Startup, Investor and Corporate passes before prices rise next week! Click here to enjoy with promocode ‘EMPOWER10’


JTC LaunchPad @ one-north

Opened in 2015, JTC LaunchPad @ one-north offers a vibrant and nurturing environment for startups and incubators in the biomedical sciences, infocomm, media, cleantech, electronics and engineering industries. The 6.5-hectare site, located within one-north, provides startups close proximity to multi-disciplinary R&D environment which includes knowledge-based companies, institutes of higher learning and research institutes that are at the forefront of innovation.

Home to about 800 startups and 50 enablers today, JTC LaunchPad @ one-north comprises Blocks 71, 73, 79, as well as the recently completed Blocks 75, 77 and 81. It is currently about 90% occupied. With the addition of two more blocks, Blk 67 and 69, these eight blocks will offer 56,000 sqm of plug and play space, and will have the potential to house up to 1,200 startups and 60 enablers.

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