Singapore Airshow 2018 - Asia's Largest Aerospace and Defence Event

WHAT's NEXT @ Singapore Airshow

The Future Starts Here

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What’s Next? debuts at Singapore Airshow 2018 to bring together the very best in ground-breaking aerospace and defence technologies. It is the perfect launch-pad for start-ups to showcase their latest technologies and products to potential investors, partners and customers. It also presents a unique opportunity for fledging companies to explore opportunities in this key sector with access to the TOP 100 aerospace and defence companies, major airlines and government agencies from around the world.


Investors TOP 100 Aerospace & Defence Companies
  • TNB Accelerator
  • iSpace Innovations
  • FocusTech Ventures
  • ACP
  • Goldbell Investments
  • Green Meadows Accelerator
  • Wesley Clover
  • Cap Vista
  • Airbus
  • Boeing
  • Thales
  • ST Engineering
  • Pratt & Whitney
  • Israel Aerospace Industries and many more
Defence Government Agencies & Regulators
  • Tri-services Chiefs
  • Defence Ministry Officials
  • Defence Systems Integrators
  • Civil Aviation Authorities
  • Transport Ministry Officials
  • Inspectors and Auditors


Startups with product or technology of interest to the companies in the aviation and aerospace sectors are welcome to participate.

These sectors are some of the earliest adopter of technology, and current areas garnering great interest include:

Software Hardware
  • Data analytics
  • Cyber Security
  • Robotics
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Virtual/Augmented Reality
  • Autonomous Systems
  • Robotics
  • Autonomous Systems
  • Composites
  • Alloys
  • Additive Manufacturing


  • IoT
  • Improving hospital efficiency
  • Innovative ideas and solutions
  • Urban mobility
  • Autonomous Vehicle
    - Automated/ semi-automated people-mover (2 to 6 persons) in a transit/ indoor, potentially crowded, environment to move less mobile pax e.g. families with young children, elderly people, disabled
    - AV in city areas
  • Electric Vehicle
  • Airport automation
  • Command and control solutions for traffic management
  • Cyber security for autonomous platforms
  • Open source intelligence
  • Cyber attrition
  • Software self healing and regeneration
  • Cyber deception
  • Aviation cyber security
  • Other novel designs and solutions
  • Smart tow tug for compact aircraft parking
  • Automation/ mechanization of unloading/ loading of baggages from aircraft in all-weather conditions (including lightning etc.)
  • Other innovative ideas and solutions
  • People-counting for congestion monitoring at taxi queues/ shop queues
  • People-profiling for analysis of consumer preferences for in-store shopping/ consumption behaviour
  • Non-intrusive security screening
  • Airport boulevard traffic congestion monitoring and alert
  • Asset-tracking on airside to optimize deployment and utilization
  • Airside (apron, runway, taxiways) maintenance/ inspection e.g. foreign object detection/ intrusion
  • Other novel ideas and solutions


To qualify, the start-up must fulfil the following requirements:

  • Company must be incorporated after 2014
  • Annual revenue of not more than USD 500,000
  • Less than 50 employees
  • First-time exhibitor at the Singapore Airshow


Time Tuesday
6 Feb 2018
7 Feb 2018
8 Feb 2018
9 Feb 2018
10.20am - 10.40am VIP Delegations Programme Morning Brief (JTC)
10.40am - 11.00am Morning Brief (SUTD) Mini Innompics Mini Innompics
11.00am - 11.30am Morning Brief (JTC)
Lunch & Flying Display Lunch
1:00pm - 1:20pm Exhibition and B2B Meetings Tech Talk (AWS) Tech Talk (AWS) Exhibition
1:30pm - 3.00pm Pitch 1 (TNB Ventures) Pitch 1 (iSpace Innovations)
3:00pm - 3.15pm Meetup & Network Meetup & Network
3:15pm - 4.45pm Pitch 2 (TNB Ventures) Pitch 2 (iSpace Innovations)
4:45pm - 5.00pm Meetup & Network Meetup & Network

Pitching Sessions

1:30pm-3:00pm 3:15pm-4:45pm
Theme: IoT / Connectivity Theme: Mobility / Automation / Robotics
Whizpace Qingdao VAI1 Innovation
Uhoo Samad Aerospace
Unabiz Mapgage
ASOCS Graymatics
Connect2Me Spectronik
CLOP Technologies Raxel Telematics
Juvo Labs UiPath
Gleematic XRVision
G Element H3 Dynamics
NSLComm EON Reality
Ministry of Movement
1:30pm-3:00pm 3:15pm-4:45pm
Theme: AI / VR / IoT Theme: Healthcare / Smart Hardware / Cyber Security
Xjera Labs AEVice
VRCollab Biosensorix
VRLab Aitreat
Cloudzen MyDoc
Hedgespa Nordis
The Intelligent Warehouse Apvera
Trakomatic Banff Cyber Technologies
TakeOff Aviation Casaba Security SEA
Croatia Innovation Park Aviation Partner And Consulting

Mini Innompics

Launched in 2017, Innompic Games help invent new great products and turn inventions to a high-growth business using advanced Innompic thinking tools.

Entrepreneurial simulation game Innovation Football is at the core of Innompic Games. Innovation Football helps not just implement a radical project successfully, but achieve far beyond initial aspirations.

Innovation Football is easy to understand and adopt. At WNSA, selected breakthrough inventions such as superdrones, new generation energy pack, advanced defect detection technology, will be used to illustrate the effectiveness of Innovation Football and these technologies in action.

Click here for more information on past Innompic Games.


Exhibition Kiosk $800
Pitching Session $500
B2B Meetings Programme $500
Exhibition Kiosk + B2B Meetings $1,200
Exhibition Kiosk + Pitching Session $1,200
Exhibition Kiosk + Pitching Session + B2B Meetings $1,500

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