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Trends in Singapore's early-stage emerging tech startup ecosystem


Mon, 05/22/2023 - 12:00


Singapore’s emerging tech startup ecosystem is expected to reach a ‘steady state’ with approximately 60 startups incorporated annually despite growing economic uncertainty. Still, early-stage startups looking to fundraise this year may face especially challenging conditions. These insights were gathered in the Singapore Early-Stage Emerging Tech Startups 2022 landscape report, launched recently by SGInnovate.

Kellie Chan, Assistant Director, Investments (Corporate Engagement) at SGInnovate, spoke with Lynlee Foo and Ryan Huang on MoneyFM about the latest developments in the ecosystem and long-term growth trends among Deep Tech startups here in Singapore.

1:35 - What are Deep Tech startups?

2:50 - How SGInnovate identifies and evaluates emerging tech startups

3:39 - Promising technologies and spaces that emerging tech investors are looking out for

4:30 - Understanding maturity and development in Singapore's emerging tech startup landscape

6:40 - Trends in investor interest in emerging tech startups

7:40 - What entrepreneurs should consider when building an emerging tech startup

8:27 - What are some traits that influence success of an emerging tech startups?

8:56 - Key domains and technologies that investors are interested in


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