PIXEL

About

PIXEL is IMDA’s 28k sqft innovation space for corporates and start-ups to learn about the latest technology, and ideate, experiment, and build user-centric digital products. We are focused in the areas of AR/VR, AI/Data, Internet of Things and 5G. Located in Singapore’s One-North innovation district, PIXEL brings together the ecosystem of start-ups, corporates, government, ecosystem partners and global players, to expand their growth opportunities.

PIXEL provides support in the following ways:

Access to Facilities and Equipment

PIXEL offers start-ups and corporates co-working spaces, AR/VR labs (e.g. Oculus and Hololens), one of Singapore’s four 5G test beds, a usability testing lab and prototyping spaces.

Prototyping Lab

Prototyping Lab

ARVR Lab

ARVR Lab

UI UX Lab

UI UX Lab

Production Facilities

Production Facilities

Co-working spaces

Co-working spaces

Meeting and Events Area

Meeting and Events Area

 

Build User-Centric Products

PIXEL provides complimentary consultancy support in Design Thinking, User Interface/ User Experience (UI/ UX), Gamification and Digital Storytelling to innovate on your product. We also host regular workshops for the innovation community to learn and network. Companies keen to dive deeper can apply for PIXEL’s project-based coaching. These sessions are subsidised for up to 70% (SMEs) and up to 50% (non-SMEs), capped at S$70k.

Connect with Local Ecosystem

PIXEL brings together the innovation community of corporates, start-ups and industry partners. We organise informational events to learn about the latest technologies and networking sessions, encouraging partnerships and proliferate innovation. PIXEL has established partnerships with partners such as Meta, Amazon Web Services, Nvidia and Epic Games to connect start-ups with their expertise.

Who can apply?

For Corporates and Start-ups

  • Incubation, Co-working spaces, Specialised Labs
    (Find out more about our full range of facilities and resources here. Apply for the use of co-working spaces and facilities here

  • Innovation Events and Workshops
    (Click here to access the latest events. Register for our mailing list here to receive updates from us)

  • Project-based Coaching
    (Find out about our programmes here. Indicate your interest for the programmes here) 

For Partnerships:

We have hosted a range of corporate partners who contribute to the innovation ecosystem through innovation and acceleration programmes, or access to infrastructure and network support. Reach out at PIXEL@imda.gov.sg.

Application requirements

  • Singapore-registered company with ACRA and operating in Singapore
  • For project-based coaching, applicants will have to meet the following additional criteria:
    • Have a minimum of 30% local shareholdings (for SMEs)
    • Be in a financially viable position to start and complete the innovation project

Contact

Email pixel@imda.gov.sg for further enquiries.

Last updated on: 06 Sep 2022