Innovation Factory Brings Commercially Viable Products to Life

A*STAR and Enterprise Singapore’s pilot Innovation Factory @ SIMTech was launched in December 2020 more to help local SMEs transform ideas into commercially viable products that are ready for market adoption. more A full-scale version is slated to open at CleanTech Park by early 2022. Strategic partners of the programme include the Singapore Precision Engineering & Technology Association, and the Singapore Manufacturing Federation.

“I am very happy to know that our local SMEs are looking ahead by continuing to invest in R&D during these challenging times.”

Dr Tan See Leng
Second Minister for Trade and Industry

To date, 20 local SMEs
have joined Innovation Factory
@ SIMTech
More than 10 projects
to co-create products have been
kicked off

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Second Minister for Trade and Industry, Dr Tan See Leng (centre) officiated the launch of the Pilot Innovation Factory at SIMTech on 15 December 2020.
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JM VisTec System’s 3D Fringe Projection Scanner


JM VisTec System

Local SME, JM VisTec System, engaged the Innovation Factory to develop a structured-light 3D scanner for their machine vision solution. Through this initiative, the company is currently in the process of commercialising the scanner and rolling it out to a range of industries, including logistics, defence, healthcare, agri-technology and construction.