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Automo is a rental and driver hire platform developed specifically for the automobile and transport industry. They are making the searching, comparing and booking process of automobile rental or driver services as easy as booking a hotel or flight. Automo’s platform upholds a high standard of service and quality assurance while allowing vendors to easily list and rent their cars in a transparent manner. They provide a seamless experience for consumers from the range of automobiles available to customer support.
BYKidO is a multi-channel portal for parents to discover places to go and things to do with the family in and beyond their cities. Their mission is to help more families create their family memories. BYKidO provides content that are timely for users and removes outdated information such as past events that are still searchable on the internet. It reaches its audience in several channels which include: bykido.com – where content is provided to help parents find the latest events and activities, experiences from fellow parents, as well as reviews of playgrounds and other venues; the ByKido App, newsletter and emails, and the BYKidO Pass – a paid membership that gives users access to exclusive promotions and discounts to kids activities, events and classes; BYKidO organised events.
ECOR is a technology that can create value from waste. Waste fibres can be turned into sustainable composite panels that can be used in multiple applications, which can solve waste and plastic issues in Southeast Asia, as well as creating a sustainable alternative for industries such as the MDF industry. ECOR technology is brought from its headquarters to Southeast Asia, providing sustainable and non-toxic alternatives so as to solve the problem of unsustainable agroforestry and plastic industries.
Shenton Wire’s goal is to become a Southeast Asian financial newswire, providing information on underserved markets around the region. They will cover markets and economic data on a real-time basis. Shenton Wire plans to use a network of writers to cover both “spot” or real-time news and to chase more detailed feature articles. Since Shenton Wire began publishing in February, it has seen steady growth in readership, with more than a thousand unique visitors to the site daily on weekdays. The company is also nearing a corporate contract, expected in the first quarter of 2019.
Snatch transforms the freelancer business model into an Uber/Grab implementation which, upon receiving a work request, will match the best market rate and worker using intelligent backend system logic and algorithms. Snatch works as a local community application allowing people to utilize their passions and hobbies to generate additional income. Snatch provides an auto-matching based on their platform, accountability and support on work quality for users. Their platform adopts a local community approach, where work givers and work seekers from the same city are matched. With its intelligent back end logic, Snatch calculates in real-time and provides the best possible match for work givers.
1iDentity Data protects consumer data by automating data extraction, use, access and managing consent between enterprises and individuals. 1iD, is developing a data privacy management ecosystem, to link enterprises and individuals, leveraging on blockchain, cloud computing and artificial intelligence, to effectively manage in flow and outflow of personal data, in order to achieve data protection and end users satisfaction.
Fairmarch is a marketplace and fulfillment solution for Social Enterprise products. Fairmarch empowers socially-conscious entrepreneurs and impact makers to sell their products and services more through technology. Fairmarch aims to promote socially conscious products and services and make it easier for consumers to purchase impact. They are leveraging on the power of technology to support social enterprises in Singapore to bring a positive impact in the society. The products on their platform are sourced from social enterprises for end consumers.
Outside is a map-based helpsourcing platform that allows users to seek and provide help with maximum efficiency. We seek to create and bridge opportunities, allowing for a world with greater trust and convenience. Outside’s processes are crafted for hyperlocal real-time tasks through their map-based interface. They provide a personalized experience for users and allows tailoring of the app experience for each user based on their preferences. They are strive to redefine the way people source for help by making it simpler, more efficient and accessible.
SCOPE is a HealthTech social enterprise that aims to provide access to healthcare information and services to remote/immobile communities who can not readily access healthcare. The goal is to improve healthcare standards for all, thereby reducing morbidity rates, and reducing the burden on the healthcare system as a whole. SCOPE is developing a healthcare app using a customer-centric end-to-end digital mobile interface (iOS and Android). The technology uses a proprietary medical database to provide healthcare information, thereafter linking to other customised healthcare services relevant to the end user
MEETWIZE simplifies meetings and events procurement through our software, education and community. We help companies find the best meetings and events suppliers and simplify all processes related to sourcing, negotiation and procurement. The company focuses on meetings and events, an area that is one of the least understood and least transparent segment of any large organisation’s corporate expense. MEETWIZE pursues clear goals: savings for companies and visibility over this significant unmanaged segment of corporate expense.
HonesTrades platform empowers sellers and buyers in the agriculture community to trade their products and services directly through auction system, with appropriate backing from banks with escrow service, insurance entities with risk management service and quality control firms with quality checks. The company is providing a direct transaction platform for farmers or direct sellers that is transparent and efficient, with each transaction supported by the banks, insurance companies and other support service service providers in the ecosystem with relevant options for financing, risk management and various related optional services. HonesTrades allows the agriculture community to trade their products and services in real-time and from any location.
Insectta breeds, rears and harvests black soldier flies. Insectta harvest the flies’ larvae and process them into protein, lipids and other high-value by-products. The hatchlings feed on organic food waste. This enables Insectta to offer Singapore a unique solution to treat food waste, while creating a product which can further add value to the economy. Insectta plans to sell proteins and lipids to the animal feed industry, namely: pets, fish, poultry and swine. Raw material prices for the industry have been on the rise as natural supplies are shrinking. Expectation is for raw material prices to continue the upward trend, hence supporting sustainable revenue for Insectta. Insectta plans to replicate its facilities in other locations in Singapore and expand to South East Asia as well.
AEviceHealth is a medical device start-up based in Singapore. It designs and develops an asthma monitoring device that uses smartphone notifications to alert users when a child is on the verge of an asthma attack. It ensures both early medical intervention and greater accuracy in asthma diagnosis.Using its proprietary algorithm, our wearable analyses acoustic signals emanated from a patient’s lungs and provide notification when there is any abnormality detected. This also provides doctors with a comprehensive historical data over a long duration to assist in their diagnosis. In 2017, AEviceHealth has successfully raised its seed investment and received significant tractions in Singapore and abroad. It has also been featured in Straits Times, Channel News Asia and Forbes as one of the promising innovator in healthcare. Our device will be launched in 2019.
XCLR8 Technologies develops wearable sensors and software applications. We create access to affordable physiotherapy services for patients in need and accelerate their recovery process through our tele-rehab solution. With sensor technology, XCLR8 creates real-time representations of patient movements. Through a 3D-avatar, patients can now perform prescribed exercise routines and our algorithms will automatically detect deviations from correct movement patterns, provide instructions for correction, measure progress and patients can remotely connect with practitioners for consultations. XCLR8 created the first prototype, is working with a local university and industry partners on development and trials and is finalizing a partnership with an overseas Ministry of Health for further trials to prepare for the product launch
Third Sector Asia is using a new tool called Pay For Success (PFS) to help governments and philanthropies maximise the impact of their social spending. In a PFS project, impact investors make upfront investments into a promising social programme, and are repaid by the government if and only if the programme works. Since it has begun, Third Sector Asia and its US affiliate has created 30 feasibility studies, launched 10 projects, and shifted over USD 100M into effective social programmes. It has advised on PFS in Singapore and Japan, and aims to launch pioneering projects across Asia in the future.
TreeDots is developing tech distribution channels such as chatbot sand a website to help F&B businesses sell food that they would otherwise throw away or help businesses source for affordable food supplies with a wholesale distribution business of unsold and under appreciated food. TreeDots uses chatbots to collect inventory information from suppliers and facilitate sales with buyers. When businesses decide to purchase food supplies from TreeDots, they can order via our chatbot called TreeBot which records the orders and pushes the purchase orders to our suppliers.
B-Change is developing an app to help people with disabilities, diverse women and transgender people who have difficulty finding places where risk of physical barriers or harassment is low. Proximity and inclusivity data enables users to find wheelchair accessible restaurants, transgender-friendly clinics and more, in minutes. Businesses are incentivised to be more inclusive through our marketplace of diverse consumers. Since 2015 we raised US$158,000, prototyped and piloted the app. Our database has grown from 20 to 1000 inclusive businesses since November. Our 9 month goal is to prove product-market fit and activate revenue.
SDI Academy empowers the 1.4 million migrant workers in Singapore with customisedEnglish communication and vocational skills for them to comprehend safety instructions at workplace. SDI Academy is developing a language learning and management software that utilise speech recognition and Artificial Intelligence to help blue collar migrant workers for a safer workplace and lesser workplace accidents.
Timelissis a late-life technology innovations company that brings health, wealth and legacy planning matters onto one platform, empowering people to prepare and provide peace of mind for their loved ones. Timeliss encrypts sensitive data, providing secure storage and sharing of important documents in later life and beyond. Since it has begun, Timeliss has developed the Guide, the Forum and Timeliss Legacy, which is currently on preview testing with partners. Timeliss aims to promote conscious living and well-being by being the avenue for content sharing, community support, channel enablement and equitable access of tools and services for all end-of-life matters.
Art Consulting Thailand is building the 1st ecosystem dedicated to art & design in Thailand. The aim is to give sustainable opportunities to Thai artists and organizations, and produce an art industry paradigm shift within 5-10 years. This strategy is based on developing the Sila Ecosystem, which aggregates Silapix (social network marketplace) and SilaCSR (network of clients).
Loops is a Startup that aims to solve the problems of public transportation by enhance reliability and safety, using Vanpooling Platform with reservation system.
Full Circle Filament
Full Circle Filament (FCF) works with informal waste pickers to increase recycling rates, while increasing their incomes, to create a high-quality 3D printing filament that will help reduce the amount of virgin plastic created for the fast-growing 3D printing sector.
Devcurate enables people in nonprofit sector to source best talents and land most promising jobs in most time and cost effective approach. Through our intelligence based solution, Devcurate connects jobs and jobseekers – all in less than 10 days and not 2 months. It’s effective. It’s targeted. It’s easy!
We connect like-minded travellers with like-minded locals (Groundies). Travellers message Groundies and Groundies provide real time, bespoke and relevant advice followed by a limited number hotel options to match the Travellers specifications. Groundies are user-rated and receive commissions on bookings. Travellers enjoy a planning and booking experience like never before.
What if you could reinvent regular solar panels to be eco-friendlier?High technology innovator, 7 Corporation, made a discovery: regular solar panels generate a multitude of problems from low conversion efficiency to short solar cell lifespan. Solarite, 7 Corporation’s solar module, offers a solution to these problems. Solarite can increase output by between 30-55%, increase efficiency and improve solar cell life span. Solarite is also guaranteed eco-friendly and more affordable than regular solar panels.
What if charging your vehicles was as easy as charging your personal devices? Xnergy, a power provider for the E-mobility sector, might soon pave the way for wireless charging of your electric vehicles. Eco-friendly, convenient to use and low maintenance are just some of the many characteristics of Xnergy’s wireless charging technology. With the rise of electric vehicles, Xnergy’s eco-friendly wireless charging technology might just be your new necessity.
Need your drones to stay in the air long enough to complete a task? You will be able to do so with EnergyNova’s H2Batt. H2Batt is a hydrogen based battery by EnergyNova, a high technology company from Singapore. EnergyNova aims to become the world’s leading company in renewable energy, with focus on hydrogen as the fuel of the future. EnergyNova’s batteries will allow drones to carry out an array of tasks – in just one run.
Imagine if you could be in control of your utility consumption. Tripledot realised that the utility services available today are manual in process and largely inefficient, which results in costs being passed on to consumers. As a result, Tripledot hopes to simplify the utility process by providing data of your utility usage to not just you, but also Power Generation Companies (GENCOs) and electricity retailers. Having your data in your hands allows you to monitor and change your energy usage habits, giving you better control of your energy spending. Providing your data to key power players also allows them to better plan initiatives and actions, for the benefit of everyone.
Want a solution to two of the world’s biggest problems, homelessness and climate change, with one product? billionBricks has the answer. billionBricks is a non-profit design studio innovating shelter solutions to end homelessness in the world. Using design as their primary tool, billionBricks creates homes for the millions of homeless that will not only give shelter to many, but are also energy self-sufficient. PowerHYDE, its newest shelter, is the world’s first home for the homeless, which finances itself by the energy it produces and sells.
Chiiwii LIVE is the first online clinic for women in Thailand providing easily accessible real-time professional health consultation through VDO call, voice call, and instant text messaging.
Gift-It-Forward is an invitation and gifting platform that connects people to local charities through celebrations, empowering them to raise funds for a charity while saving for their own dream gift.
All Be Good
IoT based Smart recycling eco-system for urban environments that motivates and cultivates recycling habits via rewards. It’s vision is to create a new paradigm shift in recycling through technology and rewards.
Donation platform which connects givers to impact based projects.
Allow corporates (CSR department) and individuals to identify meaningfully philanthropic projects that suit their passion, time and capabilities.
Be My Jinee
‘be my Jinee’ is a unique social networking app that matches your dreams and lifegoals to professionals, mentors, hobbyists and fellow dreamers to help you take that crucial first step towards realizing your dreams.
Unibly is a community building tool that helps to promote virtual networking, mentoring and knowledge-sharing.
A revolution in urban farming is on the way by creating vertical hydro farms on unutilized building walls
Advanced marketplace for healthcare and medical home devices
The mission of CreateCATT is to provide best practices in clinical and educational support for children and adults with special needs with a particular emphasis on learning through play and creativity.
Magnetic Motors is high efficiency permanent magnet motor of unique characteristics such as high power/torque density motor and relies on high potential (voltage) and low amperage for operations.
Hourvillage is a global person-to-person (P2P) platform which facilitates exchange of services as equal credits of one hour each, with no money being transacted, based on big data analytics.
An innovative unique delivery logistics solution platform that connects and benefits the needy and unprivileged the industry logistics needs.
EggChill aims to be the one stop shop for resources on everything fertility in Asia and provide information on fertility related issues to educate and encourage women to own their fertility future, provide a community to connect like-minded women.
A virtual transportation hub for sectors with special needs. The “UBER” for the disabled. Already running in Singapore and in the process of expanding regionally.
Youcall is a VOIP mobile solution that brings a new approach in making individual and group Calls. The solution tries to tackle language barriers in voice communication, by applying voice translation tools.
Online/ mobile platform to help caregivers to search, book, manage and pay for home healthcare services in an accessible and flexible way.
Memento Health’s flagship product, Tango, aims to decrease isolation and loneliness amongst the elderly by encouraging them to explore events, work and volunteering opportunities around their neighbourhood through a simple and easy to use mobile app.
An innovative online nutrition and health coaching platform, promoting a healthier lifestyle by utilizing technology.
Trabeller bring new travel experience to travellers with special needs. With the vast improvements in technology, there are endless possibilities in combining safer road traveling and traveling for population with special needs.
An anonymous social media platform with an integrated portal that agglomerates relevant therapist, counsellors and service providers with mental health expertise. Our technology makes it easy for troubled users to share problems, receive support from trained volunteers with similar experiences and referrals to relevant professional help when needed.
Barterli is a community marketplace that allows readers to Exchange, Buy and Sell their Books. Barterli aims to utilize billions of idle books and find new readers for those books.
Good For Food
Good For Food is an IoT FoodTech startup committed to tackling food waste in kitchens. Their Smart Weighing and Tracking System with image recognition technology tracks food waste and provide big data analytics to kitchens, empowering them to reduce their food waste, cost and environmental footprint.
Shaping the future of the global workforce so no one is left behind. Tapping into the vibrant and growing gig economy, we are developing our proprietary algorithms, data analytics and A.I. so that we can matchmake teams of diverse giggers to businesses so they can perform a wide range of tasks and services to help them reduce costs, flex their capabilities & scale their operations quickly.
LifeStak is an adaptive, self-paced learning and mentorship platform that helps individuals acquire knowledge and build capacity towards their career and lifestyle goals by interweaving learning into their personal schedule.
A social enterprise initiative built on unique technology, which aims to be a public movement concerned about happenings around the world. Imaginem aims to provide quality photographs to publications, galleries and museums, among other media and venues.
Joice empowers families to make healthy food choices by recommending nutritious recipes plus dine-out and delivery options in a personalised and evidence based manner.
A social care and emergency response network starting with the creation of a medical (ID) database which can be accessed by scanning the QR-code medical ID bracelets that provide crucial health information which may save lives in times of emergency.
Young Happy is a modern senior online community platform that bridges the gap between seniors and technology. The company provide a holistic solution that helps older adults and their family members live a more efficient, easier and happier life.
An online platform that connects farmers directly to consumers, offering a unique opportunity for consumers to take ownership in the agricultural products.
Main Focus Areas
Nutrition & Health
Energy & Environment
Safer Road Travel