A sharing session by the Action Community for Entrepreneurship (ACE) & IMDA on Singapore's startup ecosystem, programmes and grants.
IMDA is part of ACE Regional Innovation Hub and they will be covering the Open Innovation Platform for startups looking to unlock value in their idea and technology with a potential customer (win up to 500K total for POC projects).
Who is this sharing session for?
An intensive one-month structured mentorship programme equipping promising early-stage startups with key insights, best practices and capabilities to start and grow. Apply at bacecamp.ace.org.sg.
ACE is a national private organisation to drive entrepreneurship and
innovation in Singapore by playing a key role in building a dynamic and
sustainable startup ecosystem in Singapore. ACE supports startups across all stages and focuses on three strategic areas:
Launched in 2003 by the Ministry of Trade & Industry and restructured as a private entity in 2014, ACE is supported by the government, under the patronage of Senior Minister of State for Ministry of National Development and Ministry of Trade & Industry, Dr Koh Poh Koon. ACE's Board of Directors also comprises of experienced entrepreneurs and professionals immersed in the entrepreneurial ecosystem.
Key stakeholders of ACE include Jurong Town Corporation (JTC), Enterprise Singapore and Ministry of Trade and Industry. Locally, ACE works closely with various ecosystem builders, venture capitalists, business angel networks and accelerators.