What’s Next @ IMDEX ASIA
Budding start-ups and their revolutionary technologies are shaking up the landscape across various sectors. Embracing these innovators as potential growth drivers of the industry, IMDEX Asia will launch its own version of What’s Next with a focus on areas of Big Data, Artificial Intelligence, Autonomous Systems and Cyber Security.
Beyond pitching to potential investors and accelerators, What’s Next serves as a unique platform for them to interact with industry heavyweights, share ideations and establish new business development leads.
The inaugural showcase was successfully launched at Singapore Airshow 2018 and it featured nearly 70 start-ups from 9 countries. The showcase will continue to offer an ideal launch-pad for aspiring entrepreneurs to showcase their latest innovation and explore opportunities in the maritime, defence and security market.
TOP 100 DEFENCE
-Israel Aerospace Industries
-Defence Ministry Officials
-Defence Systems Integrators
GOVERNMENT AGENCIES & REGULATORS
-Defence Science and Technology Agency
-Transport Ministry Officials
-Inspectors and Auditors
Start-ups with product or technology of interest to the companies in smart ports, maritime and naval defence sectors are welcome to participate. These sectors are some of the earliest adopter of technology, and current areas garnering great interest include:
To qualify, the start-up must fulfil the following requirements:
- Company must be incorporated after 2014
- Annual revenue of not more than USD 500,000
- Less than 50 employees
- First-time exhibitor at IMDEX Asia