FirstCOUNSEL was there today at the kick off of SWITCH 2018 (Singapore Week of Innovation & TeCHnology). SWITCH is a platform concept that brings together partners from around the world in the technology, innovation and enterprise ecosystem in a series of complementary tech events.
SWITCH features exhibitions, conferences, workshops and activities revolving around topics such as open innovation, technology transfer, tech entrepreneurship, venture funding, and talent development. It also aims to open up a new genre of events that showcases the intersections of technology and lifestyle - the way we live, learn, work and play.
There were plenty of startups exhibiting throughout the Marina Bay Sands Expo & Convention area, and many startup founders, corporates, VCs and more spoke during panels throughout the day. We heard from Ucommune founder Dr Mao Daqin on how he grew co-working space to
SWITCH will continue this week with other events such as Women in Tech and TechInnovation.