ADVANTAGE AUSTRIA, with its more than 110 offices in over 70 countries, provides a broad range of intelligence and business development services for both Austrian companies and their international business partners. Our 800 employees and 35 consultants around the world can assist you in locating Austrian suppliers and business partners. Other services provided by ADVANTAGE AUSTRIA offices range from introductions to Austrian companies looking for importers, distributors or agents to providing in-depth information on Austria as a business location and assistance in entering the Austrian market.
For more information, please visit www.advantageaustria.org/sg
Department for International Trade
The Department for International Trade (DIT) has overall responsibility for promoting UK trade across the world and attracting foreign investment to our shores.
DIT works to promote UK exports of goods and services; deliver the best international trading framework for the UK outside the EU; and maximise opportunities for wealth creation through supporting Foreign Direct Investment, with a renewed focus on overseas direct investment.
For more information, please visit https://www.gov.uk/dit
e2i (Employment and Employability Institute)
e2i is the empowering network for individuals and companies seeking skills and solutions for growth. Since 2008, e2i has assisted more than 500,000 individuals through our career guidance, professional development, and job matching services. With an extensive network of partners, e2i offers hiring, training and productivity solutions to businesses. We are an initiative of the National Trades Union Congress (NTUC) to support nation-wide manpower and skills upgrading initiatives. For more information, please visit www.e2i.com.sg .
Singapore Economic Development Board
The Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB) is the lead government agency for planning and executing strategies to enhance Singapore’s position as a global business centre. EDB dreams, designs and delivers solutions that create value for investors and companies in Singapore. Our mission is to create for Singapore, sustainable economic growth with vibrant business and good job opportunities.
For more information on EDB, please visit www.sedb.com
Government Technology Agency of Singapore (GovTech)
The Government Technology Agency of Singapore (GovTech) is a new statutory board formed in October 2016 after the restructuring of the Infocomm Development Authority.
GovTech works with public agencies to develop and deliver secure digital services and applied technology to individuals and businesses in Singapore. GovTech builds key platforms and solutions needed to support Singapore as a Smart Nation. As a leading centre for information communications technology and related engineering such as the Internet of Things, GovTech also enhances the capabilities of the Singapore Government in these domains.
International Enterprise Singapore
International Enterprise (IE) Singapore is the government agency promoting international trade and partnering Singapore companies in going global.
IE Singapore attracts global commodities traders to establish their global or Asian home base in Singapore. Through its Global Company Partnership and Market Readiness Assistance, the agency also works with Singapore-based companies in their various stages of growth towards being globally competitive.
IE Singapore’s global network of overseas centres in over 35 locations provides the necessary connections in many developed and emerging markets. Visit www.iesingapore.gov.sg for more information.
Infocomm Media Development Authority Labs (IMDA PIXEL Labs)
Infocomm Media Development Authority Labs (IMDA PIXEL Labs) provide convergence spaces for individuals and companies to work collaboratively in generating ideas, developing new technologies and testing out proof-of-concepts. PIXEL Labs also provide access to prototyping equipment, mentorship by experts, as well as opportunities to demo and showcase innovative products and solutions. With a nurturing environment that aims to inspire with technology, PIXEL Labs also seek to ignite a bold passion for innovative thinking and inspirational experimentation in passionate individuals. Currently, there are three PIXEL Labs and they are located in IMDA's headquarters at Mapletree Business City, National Design Centre and the Jurong Regional Library.
For more information, please visit https://www.imda.gov.sg/industry-development/spaces/pixel-labs
Singapore Exhibition & Convention Bureau
Minalogic is a global innovation cluster for digital technologies serving France’s Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region. The cluster supports the region’s leading innovators by facilitating networking, fostering collaborative R&D, and providing companies with personalized assistance throughout all phases of business growth. The products and services developed by our members address all industries, from ICT and healthcare to energy and advanced manufacturing.
Minalogic was founded in 2005 and today boasts more than 330 members, including 280 companies. The cluster has certified 450 projects that have secured total government funding of €805 million of the more than €2 billion in total R&D spending these projects represent. The 67 projects completed to date, contributed to the creation of 706 jobs and generated €1.6 billion in revenue. Overall, the projects have resulted in 56 products (either on the market or in the process of being prepared for market release).
For more information, visit http://www.minalogic.com/en/home
SPRING Singapore is an agency under the Ministry of Trade and Industry responsible for helping Singapore enterprises grow and building trust in Singapore products and services. As the enterprise development agency, SPRING works with partners to help enterprises in financing, capability and management development, technology and innovation, and access to markets. As the national standards and accreditation body, SPRING develops and promotes an internationally-recognised standards and quality assurance infrastructure. SPRING also oversees the safety of general consumer goods in Singapore.
Workforce Singapore (WSG)
Workforce Singapore (WSG) will promote the development, competitiveness, inclusiveness, and employability of all levels of the workforce. Its key mission is to enable Singaporeans to meet their career aspirations, take on quality jobs at different stages of life and help enterprises be competitive and manpower-lean. WSG will focus on strengthening the Singaporean core and ensure that Singaporeans are able to have better jobs and careers. WSG, in partnership with key stakeholders, will also provide support to business owners and companies to enable them to adapt and grow, while building a future-ready workforce.
For more information, please visit www.wsg.gov.sg