GSBF Connect x SWITCH: Singapore as a Global Gateway for Innovation

11. November 2021, Online

Singapore has been ranked as the top technology innovation hub outside Silicon Valley/San Francisco in KPMG’s 2021 global technology innovation survey and named one of the top 10 countries worldwide with the most promise for developing disruptive technologies. From ideation, to test-bedding and scaling, Singapore’s robust ecosystem fully supports the co-creation of innovative technologies. We welcome our German counterparts to partner us in co-innovation.

To spotlight Singapore’s conducive global innovation landscape and highlight emerging business opportunities, the Asia-Pacific Committee of German Business (APA) and Enterprise Singapore (ESG) jointly present Germany Singapore Business Forum Connect (GSBF): Singapore as a Global Gateway for Innovation. This 2-hour virtual event will be held in conjunction with the Singapore Week of Innovation and Technology (SWITCH).


  • Learn about Singapore’s open innovation ecosystem and open innovation opportunities in Germany
  • Glean insights from a fireside chat with German and Singapore companies on open innovation collaboration experiences
  • Breakout pitching session with emerging Singapore companies in the Circular Economy & Sustainability, and A.I. & Digitalization sectors