EmTech Singapore is seeking ten innovators under the age of 35 from Southeast Asia, Australia and New Zealand who exemplify the spirit of innovation in business and technology to highlight as part of the Innovators Under 35 Singapore competition. Those associated with breakthroughs, innovations, and significant impact on their target audiences are the people whom Innovators Under 35 Singapore want to see.
Under 35 has been organised by MIT Technology Review since 1999, and
honoured some of the world’s most brilliant minds such as Facebook’s
Mark Zuckerberg, JB Straubel of Tesla, Silicon Valley veteran investor
Marc Andreessen and Nobel laureate Konstantin Novoselov.
Innovators Under 35 Singapore is the regional segment of the global competition.
The aim is to recognise young researchers and entrepreneurs who
are using technology to come up with creative and inspirational
projects to provide solutions to real problems.
honourees will be chosen by a panel of judges and the editors of
Technology Review, and automatically enter the global competition.
scope covered is very wide; the organisers say anyone who has developed
a project based on technological innovation and applied research in any
field of research will be considered. Categories include biomedicine,
computing, communications, energy, materials, web and Internet, as well
Anyone who is a citizen
or current resident of a Southeast Asian country, Australia or New
Zealand and who is also under the age of 35 as of 1 October 2015 is
eligible to join. Nominations close on 22 August, and self-nominations are accepted. More information can be found here.