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WE CREATE DEEP-TECH VENTURES THAT ADDRESS SOCIETAL CHALLENGES


Bringing advanced technologies to markets within 9 months through venture building

OUR FOUNDING PARTNERS

XNode Horizontal
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XNode has deep roots in the Chinese ecosystem and is the leading platform for global innovation. With two co-working spaces in Shanghai, its global footprint includes offices in Singapore, Shenzhen and Tokyo, as well as strategic partner networks in Bangkok and Eindhoven. Besides Enterprise Singapore, it has established landing pads in Shanghai for the Australian, Japanese, Korean and Italian governments to provide scaleups from those countries access to customers, partners, talent, research institutions and government entities in China.

Originally from Eindhoven, the Netherlands, HighTechXL is a renowned deep-tech venture builder that has successfully built new deep-tech companies using the latest advanced research and technologies to help solve some of the world’s biggest problems. Ventures teams are taking technologies developed at organisations such as CERN, Philips, and TNO to market through a 9-month venture building programme that is backed by the Eindhoven Startup Alliance, with founding members ASML, Philips, NTS-Group and High Tech Campus, among others.

We are backed by Eindhoven Startup Alliance, together with its founding partners.

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ESA partners

WHAT MAKES US UNIQUE

Unique Focus on Deep-Tech

Aligned with RIE2020 verticals and support from the Singaporean government

 

Full End-to-End Approach

From sourcing and assessing tech to venture building, monitoring and scaling, we garner vested interests by industry giants

 

Founder-Friendly Incentives

Founder-friendly structure attracting founders who have a risk appetite, with a significant equity envelope at programme exit

 

OUR FOCUS ON SUSTAINABILITY

Not just innovative but also sustainable.

 

The Singapore Deep-Tech Alliance supports startups that anchor its venture building efforts on meeting the 17 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), which include food security, climate action, affordable and clean energy, and gender equality.  Sustainable development concerns everyone, and efforts geared towards supporting technological innovations should be coupled with awareness and a drive for building a better world.

Sustainable Development Goals

WHAT ALLIANCE PARTNERS STAND TO GAIN

Research Institutions
Commercialise advanced technologies in Singapore through our venture building programme with market access
to Europe and China

Corporates
Gain unrivalled access to a continuous talent pool of entrepreneurial engineers and carefully-selected deep-tech ventures with preferential investment rights and equity participation


Visibility

Visibility

to carefully-selected Deep-Tech ventures with preferential investment rights and equity participation

Deep Connections

Deep Connections

to best-in-class research institutes, governments and fast-growing startups in Singapore and around the world

Continuous Talent Pool

Access to Continuous Talent Pool

of entrepreneurial engineers. Gain visibility across our marketing channels and take part in our public events to drive your corporate brand equity by displaying your innovation DNA and capabilities

Investment Portfolio

Diversified Innovation
Investment Portfolio

by participating in next-generation deep-tech ventures from their inceptions

TECHNOLOGY & INDUSTRY FOCUS AREAS

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OUR SUCCESS STORY

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Game-changing 2-phase passive cooling technology for data centers

  • Alumni of the first batch of our venture building program
  • Licensed technology from CERN
  • Raised 1.6MLN EUR in seed round
  • Secured partnership with Gigabyte to develop next-generation cooling systems
  • Won the first CoSta Award with ASML for the most successful and impactful innovative collaboration between a corporation and a startup

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