Join us as we share insights on Industry-University collaborations, research posters featuring innovative research by our scientists and students, as well as partake in a virtual visit to our research centres.

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Time Programme

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9.30AM Opening Address

Prof Yeo Kiat Seng
Associate Provost, Research and International Relations, SUTD
9.45AM Keynote Address

Dr Bicky Bhangu 
President, South East Asia, Pacific and South Korea, Rolls-Royce
10.15AM Keynote Address

Mr Nicholas Ma
CEO, Huawei International Pte Ltd
10.45AM Forum Panel Discussion
12.00PM Industry Spotlight
12.30PM Break
1.30PM Research Competition/Poster Showcase

Research Centre/Lab Showcase

History of the FIRST Industry Workshop

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    The FIRST Industry Workshop 2019 was held on July 24, 2019, hosting over 900 visitors and featuring over 40 research projects. Senior industry, Government and academia representatives discussed about a 'Singapore 4.0', new economic opportunities and national needs.

    FIRST Industry Workshop 2019
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    The FIRST Industry Workshop 2018 was held on July 25, 2018, hosting more than 800 visitors and featuring over 70 research projects. Senior industry and academia representatives outlined how collaborative research is essential for spearheading Singapore’s economic growth.

    FIRST Industry Workshop 2018
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    The FIRST Industry Workshop 2017 was held on July 26, 2017, hosting more than 600 visitors and featuring over 50 research projects. Senior industry, Government and academia representatives discussed how to foster innovation and develop skills for Singapore’s future economy.

    FIRST Industry Workshop 2017
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    The inaugural FIRST Industry Workshop was held on July 27, 2016 to provide a platform for industry-academia collaboration. Over 300 guests viewed more than 35 research projects and witness a Memorandum of Understanding signing between SUTD and BCA.

    FIRST Industry Workshop 2016