Sponsors & Partners

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Supported By

Singapore Exhibition & Convention Bureau (SECB) – SECB aims to establish Singapore as a dynamic business events destination where an ecosystem of ideas, people, and technology draws on vibrant knowledge and an​ extensive network.

Held In

YourSingapore – Singapore is a bustling cosmopolitan city that offers a world-class living environment, with her landscape populated by high-rise buildings and gardens. One interesting facet you’ll discover about Singapore is a ubiquitous collage of cultures, where people of different ethnicities and beliefs coexist.

Official Broadcaster Partner

CNBC – CNBC is the recognized world leader in business news and provides real-time financial market coverage and business information to more than 395 million homes worldwide.

Official Media Partners

e27 – e27 is Asia’s leading resource platform for innovation-led businesses, encouraging a new generation of technology leaders, creators, entrepreneurs, and investors who are constantly impacting the marketplaces they work in.

Rappler – Rappler is a social news network where stories inspire community engagement and digitally fuelled actions for social change.

Storm – Storm is an award-winning life, style, and business magazine online.

YourStory – YourStory.com is India’s no.1 media platform for entrepreneurs, dedicated to passionately championing and promoting the entrepreneurial ecosystem in India.

SME & Entrepreneurship Magazine – SME is Asia’s fastest growing business magazine.

Geeks in Cambodia – Geeks in Cambodia is a platform delivering daily news, focused on tech, startup, social media, mobile, social good, and gadgets.

Official Institutional Partner

Singapore Institute of Management (SIM) – SIM is a leading provider of higher education and professional training in Singapore.

Crowd Partners

100%Open – 100%Open is a specialist open innovation agency that helps large organisations create value by innovating with others.

Australian Small Scale Offerings Board (ASSOB) – ASSOB is Australia’s largest and most successful business introduction and matching platform for showcasing investment opportunities in high growth, unlisted Australian companies.

Freelancer – Freelancer.com is the world’s largest freelancing, outsourcing and crowdsourcing marketplace by number of users and projects.

Gengo – Gengo is a global provider of people-powered translation at scale.

Juggernaut – Juggernaut is an enabler for sharing economy startups working on On-demand, curation, and marketplace models.

The Next Billion – The Next Billion (formerly Mums Mean Business) is the first online crowdfunding platform dedicated to supporting and advancing The Global Mumpreneur Movement.

Open Garden – Open Garden allows all devices (including smart phones, tablets, laptops, and “wearables”) to work together and find the best connections at any time.

Pozible – Pozible was designed to help people raise funds, realise their aspirations, and make great things possible.

Talenthouse – Talenthouse is a global community of artists and creatives.

Transpay – Transpay is a financially regulated, international disbursement platform built to perform rapid money movement between senders and receivers.

XPRIZE – XPRIZE is a highly leveraged, incentivized prize competition that pushes the limits of what’s possible to change the world for the better.

Catapooolt – Catapooolt brings together communities, latest tools, and resources to enable what every idea needs to be successful – Funds and Engagement.

Civico – Civico is a mobile app that recommends places, news, events, and information according to one’s personal tastes and location.

Faircent – Faircent provides a virtual market place where borrowers and lenders can interact directly without having to go through the traditional financial intermediaries like banks.

itsNOON – itsNOON is a venue where everyone can participate, express ideas and information, and produce content for companies, and be paid for it.

Traity – Traity is a network of trusted people so you can enjoy happy connections anywhere with its reputation standard.

Zooppa – Zooppa connects filmmakers, designers, and creatives alike with the world’s leading brands.

StartSomeGood – StartSomeGood provides social entrepreneurs, changemakers, and non-profits with the tools they need to rally their community and raise funds, and to turn ideas into action and impact.

eYeka – eYeka connects your talent with leading brands to imagine new ideas, invent better products, and co-create fun and engaging content.

Synthetron – Synthetron helps decision makers in complex organisations keep their finger on the pulse so they can better engage, change, and grow.

Planeta.ru – Planeta.ru is the leading and one of the first Russian crowdfunding projects.

Tripda – Tripda is an online carpooling platform that connects drivers commuting with empty seats in their cars and passengers heading the same way.

FundedByMe – FundedByMe is a crowdfunding platform in Stockholm, Sweden created to address the need for a user-friendly crowdfunding solution for European entrepreneurs and everyday investors. It is one of the first crowdfunding platforms in the world to offer a one-stop-shop solution for reward-based, loan-based, and equity crowdfunding.

Chaordix – Chaordix is the global standard in crowdsourced brand and product innovation.

Supporting Organizations

Singapore infocomm Technology Federation (SiTF) – SiTF advocates for the ICM (Information, Communications, and Media) industry and helps to accelerate the adoption ICM technology.

Frost & Sullivan – Frost & Sullivan, the Growth Partnership Company, works in collaboration with clients to leverage visionary innovation that addresses the global challenges and related growth opportunities that will make or break today’s market participants. For more than 50 years, we have been developing growth strategies for the global 1000, emerging businesses, the public sector and the investment community. Is your organization prepared for the next profound wave of industry convergence, disruptive technologies, increasing competitive intensity, Mega Trends, breakthrough best practices, changing customer dynamics and emerging economies? Contact us: Start the discussion

American Chamber of Commerce in Singapore (AmCham) – AmCham is the leading international business association in Singapore, with over 5,000 members representing more than 750 companies.

Econsultancy – Econsultancy is home to the largest community of marketing and ecommerce professionals in the world.

Ardent Capital – Ardent Capital was founded by successful entrepreneurs in Southeast Asia who have grown and successfully exited a range of companies.

National Crowdfunding Association of Canada (NCFA Canada) – NCFA Canada is the country’s newly formed, dynamic, and inclusive Crowdfunding Hub.

#StartupLokal – #StartupLokal is a community that gathers startup founders, digital/tech world enthusiasts, investors, and media to meet and find a chance to collaborate.

Yelp – Yelp helps connect people with great local businesses.

Alpha Catalyst Consulting (ACC) – ACC is an Innovation Consulting company with vast experience working with clients from Malaysia’s leading corporate organizations, academic, universities, and government.

BISA – BISA was established to help business owners of SMEs and entrepreneurs to connect globally with potential investors, overseas partnership opportunities, and corporates/MNCs.

Plug-In@Blk71 – Plug-In@Blk71 is a joint initiative by NUS Enterprise, MDA [IDMPO] and Singtel Innov8 to aggregate a cluster of entrepreneurs for the purpose of creating a collaborative and synergistic community.

Startup Club – Startup Club is a non-commercial community of technology enthusiasts connecting over 15,000 entrepreneurs, investors, individuals, and organizations interested in the technology start-up ecosystem.

The Co-Foundry – The Co-Foundry is a team of passionate individuals who have come together on a mission to help build valuable startups.

Japan Crowdsourcing Association – Japan Crowdsourcing Association is a non-profit organization that aims to contribute to the healthy development and activation of the crowdsourcing industry.

CMO Asia – CMO Asia is dedicated to high level knowledge exchange through leadership & networking amongst senior CMOs and brand decision makers across Industry segments. The Chief Marketing Officers and Professionals are those who have shown leadership in building brands combined with consistent innovation and strategic marketing. CMO Asia is organized and run by professionals who have a full-time job to do besides encouraging CMOs to share knowledge and experiences. Through this network, we hope to generate high level thought leadership and peer networking amongst decision makers across industry segments in Asia. For more details, do visit www.cmoasia.org.

International Society for Professional Innovation Management (ISPIM) – ISPIM is a network of researchers, industrialists, consultants, and public bodies who share an interest in innovation management. Founded in 1983 by Professor Knut Holt in Norway, ISPIM is the oldest, largest, and most active innovation association in Europe, rapidly expanding in the Americas and Asia.

TiE Singapore – TiE Singapore is a vibrant eco-system of Asian entrepreneurs, angel investors, venture capitalists, and industry professionals.

Entrepreneur Cafe – Entrepreneur Cafe is an attempt to connect entrepreneurs within your own city or community to bring back the physical ‘meeting’ element back in our entrepreneurial lives.

JA Asia Pacific – JA Asia Pacific enables and empowers the youth to benefit from the region’s economic development and to create a positive impact in their lives and communities.

PhotoBoxi – PhotoBoxi is a next generation social photo booth designed to streamline your brand’s social media exposure.

IDEA – IDEA focuses on helping companies adopt to various trends more easily through showcasing of new concepts.

Official Accommodations Partner

Airbnb – Airbnb is a trusted community marketplace for people to list, discover, and book unique accommodations around the world — online or from a mobile phone.

Official Beverage Partners

Black Cow Vodka – Eastwind Imports is the exclusive Asiva Pacific importer and distributor for Black Cow Vodka, a vodka produced entirely from the milk of grass grazed dairy cows in West Dorset, England.

La Socarrada – La Socarrada is a premium artisanal golden ale brewed with rosemary and rosemary honey produced in Xativa, Spain.

Kopi Express – Impress your guests with handcrafted espresso based drinks prepared by Kopi Express’ professional inhouse baristas.