Innovation Lab Crawl14 - 15 November 2019

As part of SFF x SWITCH 2019, many participating innovation labs across Singapore were opened for visits on 14 and 15 November 2019. The Lab Crawl offered a good opportunity for participants to network with startups and key innovation players.

Bank of China Innovation Lab (Singapore)

  • 14th Nov
  • 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • 133 Middle Road, Level 5 S(188974)

• 10am - 11.30am
• 3pm - 4.30pm


Leveraging on the BOC Group’s strength in technology and the business advantages of BOC Singapore Branch in the local market, BOC Innovation Lab Singapore will adopt advanced concepts such as Design Thinking, Agile Development and Internet Thinking, and empower financial innovation in four aspects:
- An integrated innovation mechanism to ensure the rapid transformation and application of financial technology;
- A creative design of working space with the functions of workspace, interaction, exhibition and R&D;
- An effective training structure to build the pipeline of talents;
- An efficient information-based platform to provide high-quality operation management.

As the first global innovation lab launched by Bank of China, BOC Innovation Lab Singapore possesses strategic significances and aims to create a unique innovation culture and to provide an effective exchange platform, redefining the working mode of Bank of China in the future.


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  • 14th Nov
  • 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • 71 Ayer Rajah Crescent, #02-01, S(139951)

12pm - 5pm


BLOCK71 is an initiative by NUS Enterprise in collaborative and strategic partnerships with established corporates and government agencies. It is a technology-focused ecosystem builder and global connector which catalyses and aggregates the start-up community, as well as spearheads new initiatives and provides mentorship and growth opportunities in local and global markets.


12pm - 3pm: Open House
3pm - 4pm: Block Party

4pm - 5pm: Start-up Demo Day

BNP Paribas Design Factory Asia

  • 15th Nov
  • 10:00 am
  • 10 Collyer Quay #35-01 Ocean Financial Centre S(049315)

• 10am
• 11am
• 2.30pm
• 3.30pm


The BNP Paribas Design Factory Asia was set up in June 2017 to create a space where all business lines within BNP Paribas can co-create.


Here, scrum teams formed by individuals from across the bank work together to solve client problems and address business needs. The teams are guided by agile methodologies and design thinking principles, working with the startup eco-system and corporate solution providers to bring these solutions to life.


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BNY Mellon Singapore Innovation Center

  • 14th - 15th Nov
  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • 1 Temasek Ave, #07-01 S(039192)

10am – 12pm


At BNY Mellon, we’re invested in diverse perspectives that fuel innovation.

Join us for an insightful line up of activities from panel discussion with esteemed industry leaders on “Women in Innovation” and “Unbiased Artificial Intelligence”, learn how we are “Digitizing this Very Bank”, network with BNY Mellon business leaders and innovation residents, and experience our augmented reality of BNY Mellon’s art collection.


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Bridge+ Presents – ‘Innovation Made Real’

  • 15th Nov
  • Ascent, 2 Science Park Drive, Level 1, S(118222)

3pm – 8pm (with post-event networking drinks)


Celebrating and showcasing the successes of the Bridge+ community, Bridge+ presents a unique lab crawl that is co-created and co-curated by our community members - AXA Rev, LongHash and UOB The Finlab. Together, we will highlight innovations that have been made real. You will get to hear from key experts, meet likeminded individuals, and explore potential partnerships with different start-ups and enterprises.


There will also be a post-event party that will conclude the entire week of the Singapore Fintech Festival, SWITCH and Blockshow Asia.



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