The Innovation and Technology Division in IPI is seeking candidates who are interested in pursuing in a career in Innovation & Enterprise to join us as an intern. This is an opportunity for students with keen interest in technology management and industry development to gain practical, challenging and meaningful on-the-job work experience.
The intern will support IPI’s Technology Managers in performing the following:
· Technology scanning & assessment
· Technology/Industry trend monitoring & identification of opportunities
· Company profiling, due diligence & needs analysis
· Technology/Patent cluster mapping
· Specific work plan programs
The intern will acquire skills and knowledge in the following:
· Technology/Industry trend research and analysis
· Technology scanning and assessment
· IP fundamentals
· Preparation/organization of Technology Offers and Technology Needs
Intern will get first-hand experience in working with an organisation that champions open innovation. He/she will get to appreciate the innovation landscape in Singapore, the various technology organisations, and challenges of working in a Team
· Second or third year students from recognised universities and from the Science/Engineering faculty
· Passionate and inquisitive about science and technology for industry applications
· Familiar with online search engines and tools & conversant with MS Office
· Must be resourceful, a good team player and with good organizational and communication skills.
Preference will be given to candidates who can intern at least 6 months from August 2021 onwards.
If you are looking to harness innovation to stay ahead in a rapidly evolving market, then you’ve come to the right place. IPI is a Catalyst, Enabler & Partner that connects Singapore-based businesses with solution providers to enhance innovation capability.
Established by Singapore’s Ministry of Trade and Industry, IPI’s team comprises technology specialists with expertise across a wide spectrum of industries and skillsets to help companies tap expertise beyond their four walls. Our goal is to assess your business, help fill the gaps in your technology roadmap, uncover great innovation opportunities, and bring your business to the next level.
Over the years, IPI has developed a global network of technology partners and a technology marketplace featuring innovative technology from a wide range of industries. Talk to us today to find out how you can access open innovation to drive your business forward.
If you are passionate about helping companies grow through innovations and use of technology, we want you on our team. If this excites you, send in your application to