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SSIA Emerging Growth Company Enterprise Summit 2014

SSIA Emerging Growth Company Enterprise Summit 2014

This year's EGC Summit is co-located with the SEMICON Show. The theme is "IoT Emerging Growth Company Innovation"IoT and M2M communications markets are driving significant innovation resulting in many emerging growth companies. Exciting Singapore IoT areas include enterprise software, electronics, and semiconductor for markets including communications, mobile, security and payment, health and energy.

Date: 24 April 2014

Time: 9.30am - 12.30pm

Venue: Marina Bay Sands, Tech East

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9.30 - 9.45

Opening Remarks

Mike Holt, CEO, Get2Volume Vice President SSIA

9.45 – 10.15

Keynote Address: IoT Semiconductor Innovation

Mojy Chian, CEO

Silicon Cloud International

10.15 – 10.45

Panel Discussion:  Realizing the benefits of M2M, Smart Cities and The Internet of Things

Singapore is implementing a Smart Nation initiative which relies on IoT connectivity.  China is implementing connected city initiates using M2M communications for health care, energy management and commerce.  These IoT opportunities drive significant opportunity and challenges for EGC companies.  This panel looks at these opportunities and what needs to be done to succeed. 

Moderator: Mike Holt, CEO, Get2Volume, Vice President, SSIA


  • TL Nge, Founder and VP Sales and Marketing, gridComm
  • Francis Puno, Chairman, Continua Health Alliance
  • Shamir Rahim, Founder, Sypher Labs
  • Olivier Carnohan, Intrapreneur - Emerging Businesses, Singtel Group Enterprise

10.45 – 11.15

Tea break

11.15 – 11.45

Panel Discussion: Financing the Internet of Things

Access to both public and private funding is essential for smaller companies and start-ups as they look to commercialize innovative IoT products and bring them to market. The Internet of Things and Machine-to-Machine Communications are recognized by many global investors as key drivers for economic growth and major tools for enhancing overall competitiveness. This panel looks at financing and commercialization opportunities for IOT focus companies.

Moderator: Dr Virginia Cha, Chief of Research Practice, Institute of Systems Science, NUS


  • Pete Bonee, Managing Partner, Innosight Ventures
  • Pierre Hennes, VP Business Development, Sentec Pte Ltd
  • Kelvin Ong, CEO, Focus Tech Ventures

11.45 – 12.15

Singapore IoT Emerging Growth Companies

Overview and panel of Singapore IoT companies and their lessons learned

Moderator: Joe Rouse, Venture Partner, Get2Volume and Executive Advisor, NUS Enterprise


  • TL Nge, Founder and VP Sales and Marketing, gridComm
  • Vidur Verma, COO, ConnectedHealth
  • Mojy Chian, CEO, Silicon Cloud International
  • Darrell Zhang, CEO, Intraix

12.15 – 12.30

Closing Remarks

Mike Holt, CEO, Get2Volume, Vice President, SSIA


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Registration is now open at the SEMICON Singapore 2014 website (click here)



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