Startup Weekend Singapore MEGA is one of the biggest tech events in Asia. You'll get a chance to develop your coding/designing/networking skills, experience working in a start-up environment, and interact with key investors and leaders in the field like Chatri Sityodtong (Founder and CEO at ONE Championship), Teo Ser Luck (Member of Parliament) and Ozi Amanat (CEO, K2 Global)!
Media coverage: - The Straits Times | http://www.straitstimes.com/business/companies-markets/startup-weekend-singapore-hackathon-gets-over-100-ideas - The Straits Times | http://www.straitstimes.com/business/spirit-of-collaboration-key-to-innovation-heng-swee-keat - Mothership | https://mothership.sg/2017/09/heng-swee-keat-reveals-inner-innovative-self-at-south-east-asias-largest-community-hackathon/ - Vulcan Post | https://vulcanpost.com/622519/innovation-isolation-startup-weekend-singapore/ - Business Insider | http://www.businessinsider.sg/heres-the-idea-a-group-of-20-somethings-came-up-with-to-win-50000-in-prizes-including-the-iphone-x/
On the weekend of 20-22 January 2017, over 150 passionate startup enthusiasts will be gathered at Google's spanking new HQ to hack out their next company. They are participants of Startup Weekend, a global movement of entrepreneurs who are crazy about starting a technology-based business and forging bonds that will last a lifetime.
For SWSG2017, we are partnering up with Indoor Ag-Con, a Tech-Focused, Crop-Agnostic conference that specializes in events at the forefront of the burgeoning Indoor Agriculture Industry; Growing in Hydroponic, Aquaponic & Aeroponic Systems in Warehouses, Greenhouses & Containers. Agri-tech is a huge industry and it includes big data, IOT, sensors, lightings, hardware, smart tech, computer vision and even AI! Teams working on related ideas will stand a chance to win a special Indoor Ag-Con Prize!
Media coverage: - Tech In Asia | https://www.techinasia.com/talk/startup-weekend-singapore-2017-entrepreneurial-story-winning-team - e27 | https://e27.co/6-lessons-learnt-startup-weekend-singapore-final-pitches-20170131/
2017-1 - 2017-1
Research: Innovation Behavioral Study
Worked with Prof. Dr. Michael Frese on an Innovation Behavioral Study, where we studied how cultural differences can affect innovation processes particularly in India, China and Singapore markets.
2016-12 - 2016-9
NUS Business School Field Service Project: Promotional Campaign
Collaborated with a FMCG company to gain market share and brand awareness for one of its product lines. Produced a full year marketing campaign proposal that encompasses competitive analysis, quantitative research, customer analysis and 360 integrated marketing communications plan.
Startup Weekend Singapore – where innovation begins on the weekend of 22-24 July 2016, over 100 passionate startup enthusiasts will be gathered at The Hangar in NUS to hack out their next company. They are participants of Startup Weekend, a global movement of entrepreneurs who are crazy about starting a technology-based business and building a new company.
2016-7 - 2016-7
Case Study Research: Learning points from start-ups
Assisted in a research project that aims to discover and capture learning points from start-ups undergoing the "trough of sorrow" phase. This will be used for the training and development of students/professionals interested in creating new tech-based venture.