Mr Fabrice Denis, Dragages Singapore
Mr Franck Martins, STMicroelectronics Asia Pacific
Mr Alexandre Parilusyan, Dassault Systèmes
Mr Franck Vitte, Blue Solutions by Bolloré
French Chamber Contact: Sylvie Berthaud
Objectives of this committee:
Identify and promote French expertise in Smart Cities in Singapore
Encourage exchange of information about projects, ideas and best practices so as to improve synergies among member companies involved in the field of Smart Cities.
Possible Actions / Deliverables:
- Collaborative multi-disciplinary workshops and roundtables
- High-level meetings with government officials
- Partnerships with local universities
- Develop a common platform to promote our companies expertise
- Create a Label
- Technical simulation platforms/systems architecture
- Position papers
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- Oct 2016 | Conference: "Wise Innovation: A Journey Toward Smart Society" (Highlights from the conference)
The Smart Cities committee's first conference, "Wise Innovation: A Journey Toward Smart Society," took place on 7 October 2016 and brought together French companies and Singapore governmental agencies for a day of exchange on strategies and opportunities in innovation. Through a series of three discussion panels and in the presence of keynote speaker Navi Radjou, Silicon Valley-based Innovation Strategist and Guest-of-Honour Professor Low Teck Seng, CEO of National Research Foundation of Singapore, the conference explored what it means to be innovating 'wisely', and the areas and ways in which enriching French companies can be contributing to Singapore's Smart Nation vision.
- Sep 2015 | Launch of the Urban Innovations portfolio (Highlights from the Urban Innovations launch)
The Urban Innovations portfolio is a project initiated by the French Chamber of Commerce in Singapore, showcasing over 150 French smart city solutions awaiting to be pioneered, implemented and exported with Singapore. Through a novel collective creative process, the French team came up with three stories including multiple real-life examples that illustrate how these solutions could address the smart nationa priorities in Singapore from an end-user perspective. The launch, hosted by the French Ambassador at the French Residence, enabled members of the committee to meet, share and discuss their ideas and projects with Singapore governmental agencies.
Committee Documents (members’ only)
|Mar 2017|||||Smart Sustainable Cities - EDB.pdf|
|Oct 2016|||||Transcript of Opening Remarks of Professor Low Teck Seng at Wise Innovation Conference - NRF Wise Innovation Opening Remarks.pdf|
|Jun 2016|||||Smart Cities and the Power of Ecosystem Services - ESSEC Asia Pacific.pdf|
|Apr 2015|||||FCCS Smart cities.pdf|
|Apr 2015|||||Singapore’s Solar Industry Landscape - EDB.pdf|
|Apr 2015|||||Field experience on Solar plants with Li-ion ESS - Saft Batteries.pdf|
|Apr 2015|||||Innovative Solar Financing Solutions - LYS Energy Group.pdf|