FIRST Industry Workshop 2021

Diving into new frontiers in academia and industry collaboration

Hear from leading industry and academia experts as they deliver impactful keynote addresses and a forum panel discussion themed 'University-Industry Collaboration: Entrepreneurship and Innovation'. 

Date: 28 July 2021, Wednesday
Time: 9AM to 1.30PM


Thank you, join us again next year!

We have come to the end of the FIRST Industry Workshop 2021. Thank you to the guests who have joined us. If you missed the livestreaming, we have made the video recordings available here.
Join us again next year on 27 July 2022!

EVENT HIGHLIGHTS

Time Programme

 The full event recording is now available.

9.00AM

Opening Address

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Professor Yeo Kiat Seng
Associate Provost, Research and International Relations, Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD)

9.20AM

Keynote - Building Supply Chain Management Resilience in the De-Globalisation Age

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Mr Chaney Ho 
Co-Founder and Executive Director of Board of Advantech Co., Ltd
and
Advisor, Singapore Mentorship Committee (SMC)

10.00AM

Keynote - Reimagining Unicorns of the Future

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Dr David Ong
Senior Partner, Naef Group Spiele AG
and
Chairman, Singapore Mentorship Committee (SMC)

10.30AM

Keynote - The Rise of Self-Reconfigurable Maintenance Robots

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Assistant Professor Mohan Rajesh Elara
Assistant Professor, Engineering Product Development (EPD), Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD)

11.00AM

Forum Panel Discussion - University-Industry Collaboration: Entrepreneurship and Innovation

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Ms Celestine Khoo
Senior Director, Venture, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD)

Mr Eugene Wee
Director, Enterprise Division, A*STAR

Ms Hemalatha Annamalai
Founder, Uni Connect
and
Investor & Mentor in Disruptive Startups

Mr Jeremy Sim
First Prototyper, Audacity
and
Creative Director, Mistletoe

Mr Nicholas Ma
President of Huawei, Asia Pacific Enterprise Business Group (former CEO of Huawei International Pte Ltd)

12.20PM

Industry Spotlight

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EBM-PAPST | HUAWEI | ROHDE-SCHWARZ SMC

1.10PM

Research Showcase

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Speaker Profiles & Keynote Abstract
Forum Panel Discussion