Department of Science and Technology- IB Portal

Organisation: DST Innovation Bridge Portal

Name of Exhibition: Innovation Bridge Portal

Exhibition Summary:

The Innovation Bridge Portal- The IBP is an online platform that aims to create linkages and networks between regional, national and international innovators, industry, public and private technology developers and commercialisation funding partners. The IBP is created to serve as online technology matchmaking platform for researchers, innovators, technology developers, and entrepreneurs, to present their technology innovation offerings, and funders and technology seekers to present challenges that can be addressed. The Portal achieves this through its multifaceted functionalities.

The IBP was officially launched by the Minister of Science and Technology on 15 September 2017 at the second Innovation Bridge technology matchmaking and showcase event. The Portal now serves as a virtual and online complement to the biennial showcase event so that innovators, technology developers and funders can collaborate throughout the year. The Innovation Bridge Portal is an initiative of the Department of Science and Technology.


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