An inventor? A researcher? A company with new technologies? What is the next step? Do you license the technologies, create a start-up company, look for joint venture partners or do an outright sale? Commercializing your research results can be a daunting task, and requires planning and strategy. SIRIM provides a range of commercialisation services designed to transform your research or inventions into commercial outcomes.
Our commercialisation services include:
We can help you decide how to monetise your technologies in a timely and cost-effective manner.
Our consultants can identify industries which need your technology and can help you design a suitable licensing programme. SIRIM also facilitates business matching workshops with industry players. We can help you better present your ideas and technologies to potential business partnersas well as assist you in negotiating with interested parties.
Business Plan Development
You have decided to commercialize your invention through a start up company. We can help you prepare the business plan, which is crucial to obtaining venture funds.
Global promotion platform:
Clients can promote their products and technologies to industry partners overseas through our membership in global networks. These international networks can introduce your product to potential partners in most foreign markets.
Benefits at a glance
Determine the commercialisation options
Identify licensing opportunities for your technology
Promote your technology through SIRIM's membership in international business
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General Manager Commercialisation Centre (Covered By - Goay Peck Sim) E-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org DID : (603) 8775 7202
Taking your prototypes to market
Many companies have learned the hard way that while a proof-of-concept might work well at the lab scale, the same technology is sometimes not feasible at full-scale production. Examining the technical and market feasibility of a technology before moving into full-scale production can save businesses time and money. At SIRIM, our team of consultants can give you a clearer picture of the market and make it easier for you to take that next step forward.
Our techno-economic analysis services include:
Technical feasibility studies
Commercialising a technology requires an understanding of the regulatory restrictions that will affect the product as well as the standards and specifications it must comply to. The business also needs to know what its options are for industrial automation, skilled labour, raw materials facilities and suppliers.
Benefits at a glance
Understand the factors that will affect the full-scale commercialisatlon of a technology
Determine the market opportunities and challenges for a new technology
Discover the value of your technology
SIRIM can evaluate your technology to see if it is ready for the challenges of full-scale commercialisation or if it requires further development and support.
What are the potential markets? How do you identify market segments with high potential? The market feasibility studies will provide you an in—depth understanding of priority market segments arid lead customers. It will assist you in making informed decision on strategic markets and allocate your resources.
Having a winning technology is not enough. In order to realise its potential, you need to know how much it is worth from the perspective of the market.
We provide an independent valuation of the technology and help you discover the real potential of your technology. We add value through market validation interactions, where our consultants make direct contacts with experts and key players in relevant technologies or markets, giving valuable insights.
Every organisation must meet the challenges presented by the rapid pace of development. But how do you prepare for tomorrow's changes today?
SIRIM's technology foresight services provide organisations with a process of anticipating and managing the changes of the future. Our systematic, participatory methods allow us to determine the trends and uncertainties of emerging issues and events that will shape tomorrow's world.
SIRIM's foresight studies put key intelligence into the hands of decision-makers, allowing them to make informed choices about their investments in research and development, infrastructure and alternative technologies. Our clients include government agencies, research and development institutions and the private sector.
SIRIM's Horizon Scanning Seminar provide an overview on the issues, challenges, opportunities, market trends and performances of the particular industry. By attending the Horizon Scanning Seminar, our clients will be updated as well as have the opportunity to network and seek future potential prospects and collaborations.
Benefits at a glance
Identifying future emerging threats and opportunities
Anticipate future technological risks and challenges
Prioritise products or services, technological development, programs and resources
SIRIM's environmental scanning services are aimed at detecting and documenting the technological, social, economic, environmental and political trends that will impact our clients' organisations. Our consultants will help define the threats and opportunities presented by current and future events and allow our clients to plan for the future.
Technology roadmapping can identify potentially huge technologies for economic and social change which present either vast opportunities for future investment or hazardous paradigm shifts that organisation's need to be aware of. SIRIM's roadmapping services allow our clients to anticipate and manage change into the future. Our clients will be able to determine and prioritise their future products or services, technological development, programs and resources in order to achieve their vision. With our help, clients will be able to make better strategic decisions regarding technology planning and investment priorities.
SIRIM's technology foresight studies uses intelligence gathering and analyses from a diverse range of scientific disciplines. Resting on an organisation founded by the best information available, our foresight taps into the wisdom and judgement of experts and other stakeholders, thus allowing the organisation to produce practical and implementable strategic intelligence that our clients may use to make informed decisions.