SICC Industrialist Committee Meeting
13th March 2017
Representatives from the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*Star)’s Singapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology (SIMTech) were invited to share insights with the committee on how A*STAR facilitates the translation of research institute technologies into industry applications to help companies build industry capabilities. Dr John Yong, Director of the Industry Development Office, SIMTech, elaborated on the processes of Operation Technology Road mapping and the A*STAR Collaborative Commerce Marketplace (ACCM). These 2 key initiatives, amongst others, are aimed at uplifting sector productivity levels. The session was very interactive and generated many fruitful discussions.