To ensure the success of local R&D efforts, A*STAR actively promotes interactions between research and industry, which will accelerate the translation of research findings into tangible benefits for the economy.
From offering technical advice and funding for its scientists to protect and commercialise their intellectual property, to seconding of research scientists to companies and sharing of the many facilities available at Biopolis and Fusionopolis, A*STAR is a ready partner in building up industrial capital for Singapore.
A*STAR works closely with different industry sectors on a wide range of research programmes and projects.
Programmes for SMEs
A*STAR’s Science and Engineering Research Council has four schemes under its Growing Enterprises with Technology Upgrade (GET-UP) programme to support SMEs in enhancing their technological competence.
A*STAR engages the industry in R&D to drive innovation and advance technology that may be translated to products and services to yield economic benefit. The following collaboration opportunities are some ways in which we work with industry to achieve this objective.
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Last Updated on 26 October 2009