About

Central to the SMEs Go Digital programme since its launch in 2017, sector-specific Industry Digital Plans (IDPs) will be progressively refreshed to introduce a greater breadth and depth of solutions. This will ensure that the IDPs remain relevant to the evolving needs of SMEs and deepen their digital capabilities.

Aligned with the Industry Transformation Maps (ITMs) for each sector, IDPs provide SMEs with a step-by-step guide to identify suitable digital solutions and training programmes to equip employees with the right skillsets at each stage of their digitalisation journey.

As Singapore works towards economic recovery, digital transformation remains vital for continued business success and sustainability. To deepen digital capabilities at both the sector and enterprise levels and ensure that the IDPs continue to remain relevant to the needs of SMEs, IMDA will work with the sector lead agencies to progressively refresh existing IDPs.

Building on the foundation established by the current IDPs, the next generation of IDPs will include:

  1. Refreshed solution suite offered under the Digital Solution Roadmap.
  2. Integrated and advanced solutions to improve digital connectivity and deepen SMEs’ digital capabilities.
  3. A roadmap on Cybersecurity and Data Protection measures.
  4. Expansion and updating of Digital Training Roadmap to be aligned with the refreshed solutions under the Digital Roadmap and include Change Management.

To access IDPs available for 20 sectors, visit go.gov.sg/CTOaaS

Infographic - Go Digital with CTOaaS

Who is it for

SMEs at any stage of growth.

Benefits

A 2021 SME survey by IMDA showed that digital solutions recommended by the IDPs have brought about an improvement in overall efficiency in work processes, with around 85 percent of the respondents observing time savings. 75 percent shared that manpower-efficient digital solutions enabled them to be less dependent on manual labour, which in turn allowed them to retain and develop in-house talents for other functions.

Available Resources

IDPs have been developed for the following sectors. Click on the icons to learn more about the various industries.

Accountancy IDP

Accountancy

Download the IDP (3.99MB)

Construction and Management IDP

Construction and Facilities Management

Download the IDP (5.46MB)

Early Childhood

Download the IDP (4.27MB)

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Environmental Services

Download the IDP (3.92MB)

Food Manufacturing

Download the IDP (4.09MB)

SME

Food Services

Download the IDP (5.54MB)

Hotel Industry Digital Plan

Hotel

Download the IDP (6.20MB)

Land Transport

Download the English IDP (1.81MB) and Chinese IDP (2.86MB)

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Logistics

Download the IDP (3.89MB)

Marine and Offshore Engineering

Download the IDP (3.81MB)

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Media

Download the IDP (2.76MB)

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Precision Engineering

Download the IDP (1.02MB)

Process Construction and Maintenance (Engineering Services)

Download the IDP (2.43MB)

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Retail

Download the IDP (4.22MB)

Security IDP icon

Security

Download the IDP (4.22MB)

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Training and Adult Education

Download the IDP (3.06MB)

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Wholesale Trade

Download the IDP (4.28MB)

Feedback

We strongly value your input. Send us your comments and feedback on the IDPs for SMEs. Simply download, fill in the feedback form (269.90KB) (best viewed in Microsoft Word) and email the completed form to info@imda.gov.sg.

Last updated on: 30 Nov 2022

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