Risky Business: Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Singapore (Panel 1)


Friday, February 26, 2016, 5:00pm to 6:30pm


Edgerton Hall, EG&G Education Center, MIT Building 34-101, 50 Vassar Street, Cambridge MA 02139

Synopsis: As the world continues to globalise, Singapore has to start moving towards an entrepreneurial economy for dynamic and sustainable growth. This panel discussion focuses on the experiences of Singaporean entrepreneurs, the entrepreneurial environment in Singapore, how these compare to other countries, and what the future may, and should, hold for Singapore and its entrepreneurial and business environment.


Charles L Cooney, 

Emeritus Faculty DIrector, Deshpande Center for Technological Innovation

Sarah Jane Maxted
Executive Director, MIT Regional Entrepreneurship Acceleration Program

Kelvin Teo, Co-Founder of Funding Societies

Moderator:  Weige Wu, MBA’15 Candidate, MIT Sloan School of Management

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