Articles & Announcements
Asia’s first virtual horror-mystery escape room with live-action gameplay. Sight Lines Entertainment presents Murder at Mandai Camp: The Case Reopens, the sequel to Mandai Camp: A Supernatural Murder Mystery that ran for three days in June 2020.
SINGAPORE – With the Covid-19 pandemic having driven audiences out of theatres, the future of the performing arts looks bleak. But a new local digital platform could change that.
The Future Stage, a 360-degree livestream technology developed by home-grown theatre company Sight Lines Entertainment and tech startup Xctuality, aims to reproduce the theatrical experience digitally.
As Covid-19 continues to hold the performing arts and audiences at a distance from each other, technology has been used at times to bridge the gap between the stage and fifth wall. This is how The Future Stage came about.
As user activity surges, firms are thinking up new ways to engage their consumers more..
For event ticketing startup iGo, the Covid-19 situation accelerated the company’s plans to market it’s livestreaming technology for events, which it had been planning on doing since last year..
In light of COVID-19, we are launching this program to raise funds for our frontliners who are battling the virus head on everyday at hospitals, clinics and community areas.
Our General Manager Jes Min Lua spoke to BFM 89.9 – The Business Station.
Her main message? “Please don’t use economic bazooka to to flatten the economy. Use that MySejahtera data to lock down only the focus areas that is transmitting 80% of COVID-19 cases”.
The HR Vendors Of The Year Awards, organised by Human Resources Online, celebrate the exceptional contribution of HR solution providers across the region, as well as companies with innovating business performances.
SINGAPORE: Less than a year after opening their first business, Lee Junxian and his co-founder found themselves wondering if they should keep going or pull down the shutters..
Over my 15 years of NS, SAF’s transformation has never failed to inspire me. I have learned that to be successful, you have to be the fastest to adapt. SAF’s emphasis on first-class leadership and the relentless pursuit to future-proof itself is equally critical in the venture capital industry, as these are the same values that drive BTFV to keep a keen lookout for innovation-driven startups led by exceptional leadership..
Singapore’s Ministry of Defence (MINDEF) held the annual SAF Day on 1 July 2020, and gave out the NSMen of the Year award, which recognised NSmen who have demonstrated excellent performance, and consistently set exemplary standards in training, discipline, and attitude. LTC(NS) Goh Seng Wee, Commanding Officer (CO) of 761 SIR, is one of the recipients of the award.
One thing we as adults are invariably asked is, “What do you wish you could tell your younger self?”. Mr Goh Seng Wee (Engineering ’03) knows what he would say.
Proud to welcome Okwhere logistics Pte Ltd who have partnered with Shell Fleet Solutions for their EV Charging, Fuel and Carbon offsetting needs..
To provide a sustainable and affordable delivery service, Okwhere will introduce electric vans into their fleet starting from 2Q2021 with Axxel Innovation Centre as home base.
Cofounder Riche continued to gain mindshare in the Philippines, with his ANC interview (see 41 min 30 sec onwards)
We’re entering the fourth wave of education financing in Southeast Asia.
Major innovation comes in waves. For education financing, we’ve identified four waves based on our observations in other emerging markets..
Riche Lim, Nov 2020
One common pattern I’ve found in the cycle of innovation is its movement between the unbundling and re-bundling of services. In unbundling, companies pick apart generalist services (Craigslist) and excel at specific verticals (AirBNB, Reddit, Tinder). Once these players become dominant, they can re-bundle and be a one-stop shop (Amazon)
Riche Lim, Oct 2020
A thoughtful look into bridging gaps for the education across SE Asia. Do it right, and we end up “educating the whole human” ready for innovation. Do it wrong, and we risk ending up with “a generation of dire social inequality”.
Riche Lim, Oct 2020
PHINMA Education, a fast-growing network of schools in Southeast Asia, partnered with Bukas, an education financing platform, to provide affordable gadget installment plans to students in eight colleges and universities across the country.
Singapore-based travel startup TripGuru, is lending a helping hand to Malaysians working in Singapore who have been affected by the movement control order.
Xcidic’s Xcelerate Series
“BTFV and Institute of Technology Bandung (ITB)”
@ CtrlWorks, Singapore, 8th Jan 2019
Jebhealth’s Bangkok Hospital Site Tour
@ Bangkok, 18th April 2018
Jebhealth’s FV Hospital Signing and Site Tour
@Ho Chi Minh City, 29th March 2018
Jebhealth’s Health Seminar with NTUC UFLX
“Why Snoring Is Not Just An Annoying Noise”
@ One Marina Boulevard, Singapore, 11th January 2018