The 2014 ISPIM Asia-Pacific Innovation Forum

Organised by ISPIM, and hosted by Singapore Management University, this event is for innovation researchersindustry executivesthought leaders and policy makers.

  • Learn from some of the top innovation leaders in Asia-Pacific and beyond
  • Tell your innovation story in top quality interactive sessions
  • Network with around 170 innovation experts from around the world
  • Get feedback, get published and share understanding across industries, sectors and continents
  • Find out about Innovation in Singapore by hearing local success stories and visiting local companies and projects

Programme Highlights

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS 

Arnoud De Meyer
President
Singapore Management University
Singapore linkedin28
Steve Leonard
Executive Deputy Chairman
Infocomm Development Authority
Singapore linkedin28
Philip Ong
Deputy Chief Executive
National Research Foundation
Singapore linkedin28
Gerard Tellis
Director, Center for Global Innovation, USC Marshall
USA linkedin28 twitter28

PLENARY SPEAKERS 

CREATING A VIBRANT INNOVATION ECOSYSTEM
Azim Pawanchik
Managing Director
Alpha Catalyst Consulting
Malaysia linkedin28 twitter28
CarolLinAnaz Ahmad Tajuddin
Group Engineering Head
AirAsia
Malaysia linkedin28
Benjamin Reid
Principal Researcher
Nesta
UK linkedin28
 
INNOVATION IN ASIA-PACIFIC: A REGIONAL PERSPECTIVE
CarolLinCarol Yeh-Yun Lin
Professor, NCC University & Author
of National Intellectual Capital
Taiwan linkedin28
Aziph Mustapha
Chief Executive Officer
Malaysian Innovation Foundation
Malaysia linkedin28
CarolLinVincent Ribière
MD, Institute for Knowledge and Innovation Southeast Asia
Thailand linkedin28
Youngah Park
President, Korea Institute of S&T Evaluation and Planning (KISTEP)
SouthKorea cv_icon
CarolLinPeter Beven
Corporate Educator, QUT Business School
Australia linkedin28
 
INNOVATION IN ASIA-PACIFIC: SINGAPORE SUCCESS STORIES
Neal Cross
Chief Innovation Officer
DBS Bank
Singapore linkedin28 twitter28
Joe Chiu
Vice President, Corporate IT
Changi Airport
Singapore linkedin28
Victor Cui
CEO
ONE Fighting Championship™
Singapore linkedin28 twitter28
 

INNOVATION INSIGHTS - STORIES ABOUT INNOVATION IN PRACTICE

>> Innovation Culture
>> Enabling Innovation
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>> Consumer Centric Innovation
>> Collaborative Innovation
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HOT-TOPIC DISCUSSION CIRCLES

>> 12 small group discussions about key innovation challenges
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SPECIAL INTEREST SESSIONS

>> Innovation Policies and Implementations in Asia
>> Creating a Vibrant Innovation Ecosystem
>> Business Model Innovation
>> ISPIM Seeks Solutions
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>> Measuring Innovation in Organisations
>> Out of the Ivory Tower: Innovative cases with social contribution Index (SCI)
>> S&T Innovation Policy (STIP) Scoreboard in KoreaDivider

INNOVATION IN SINGAPORE SHOWCASE

Guided tours to leading local organisations for delegates to experience innovation in Singapore including Q+A with innovation leaders, product demonstrations and facility presentations.

Tour 1: Institute of Infocomm Research
Tour 2: Khoo Teck Puat Hospital
Tour 3: Block 71 & FusionWorld
Tour 4: NEWater Visitors Centre
Tour 5: National Design CentreLiving Analytics Research Centre & SMU LiveLabs

Key Themes

    • Bottom of the Pyramid Innovation
    • Business Model Innovation  & Strategic Foresight
    • Creativity in Innovation
    • Entrepreneurship and Entrepreneurship Support
    • Green and Social Innovation
    • Innovation Training, Teaching and Coaching
    • Methods & Measurement of Innovation
    • Open and Collaborative Innovation
    • Optimizing Returns from Science and Technology Policies
    • Reverse Innovation
    • Technology & Knowledge Transfer Policies and Programmes

Junior Researcher Lab

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Network, learn, develop!
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Why Asia-Pacific Researchers Should Consider ISPIM & IJIM

Joe Tidd - Managing Editor, IJIM

Networking Events

  • Welcome Reception @ Beer Tavern, Grand Park City Hall

    Welcome Reception @ Beer Tavern, Grand Park City Hall

  • Gala Dinner @ Raffles Hotel Ballroom

    Gala Dinner @ the world-famous Raffles Hotel Ballroom

  • Social Evening @ The Keppel Club

    Singapore Social Evening @ The Keppel Country Club

Innovations in the Asian Century

Article by Desai Narasimhalu - Director, Institute of Innovation & Entrepreneurship at Singapore Management University
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Awards & Prizes

  • Knut Holt Best Paper Award  more... 
  • Alex Gofman Best Student Paper Award  more...
  • Technological Implications Award by Nokia more...