Innovation Thursday (16th May 2019)

16 May 2019

02:30 PM-06:00 PM

Innovation Thursday (Sakura Edition) - 16th May 2019


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Say Konnichiwa to our Problem Owners from Singapore-based Japanese companies and hear about innovation opportunities with them at our special Innovation Thursday (Sakura Edition) on 16th May 2019!


This special edition of our signature Innovation Thursday event series, organised in partnership with the Action Community for Entrepreneurship (ACE), will have SOMPO Insurance, Connectome and Kajima speak about 7 challenges they have placed on the OIP, amounting to a total of S$205K of prize monies for winning solvers.


If you are looking to expand into Japan, this event will also provide networking and sharing opportunities, as ACE’s country and market experts will share their insights and experiences on the Japan market.


Here is a quick summary of the programme:

Date: 16th May 2019
Time: 2.30pm - 6.00pm
Venue: PIXEL, 10 Central Exchange Green, Singapore 138649


2:30pm – 3:00pm  Registration


3:00pm – 3:30pm  Introduction of OIP process


3:30pm – 5:15pm  Problem Owners’ Presentations + Q&A
·        Kajima - Innovative BIM Applications Beyond Construction Modeling
·        Connectome – 5G enabled solution for virtual human assistant
·        Connectome – Virtual human assistant for homecare
·        Sompo – Smart contact centre solution
·        Sompo – Automated Claims Assessment Tool
·        Sompo – Automated e-policy issuance system
·        Sompo – Effective customer engagement platform


5.15pm – 5.25pm  IMDA’s Speech Technologies for Industry Partners


5:25pm – 5:45pm  ACE Market Insights for Japan


5:45pm onwards   Tea + Networking

ACE Market Insights 
As part of the ACE International Centre's initiative to support the internationalisation journey of technology startups into the region and worldwide, ACE Market Insights brings together country and market experts to share their insights on the potential of overseas markets and how to gain access. This will help participants increase their exposure to innovation hotbeds around the world and key emerging markets in our region.
Join this session as part of Innovation Thursday to understand how you can gain access to the Japan market and glean insights from our experts!