ANZ BlueSpace is our innovation lab which is used to encourage dynamic dialogue, fresh thinking and ideation to help accelerate our Institutional banking capability and support our customers with their own innovation.
The innovation lab has been instrumental in facilitating collaboration with the thriving fintech ecosystem in Singapore, and incubating several disruptive ideas leading to the development of prototypes to support our customer-centric agenda.
ANZ BlueSpace 10 Collyer Quay #30-00 Singapore 049315
The Digital Hive is our place to break boundaries, test, innovate, create and understand the possibilities and opportunities for the Singapore market. It’s where AXA Singapore monitors and drives continuous improvement in all our digital offerings and creates new and innovative solutions for our customers. It is the key venue to showcase AXA Singapore’s digital capabilities, and facilitate the sharing of ideas both internally within AXA and externally with our partners and stakeholders. The Digital Hive aims to digitize the way we work at AXA Singapore
AXA will also be showcasing AXA Data and Technology Innovation (DTI). Mission of AXA DTI is to drive AXA towards a tech-led company by leveraging data and emerging technologies (AI) at scale which have the potential to disrupt the current insurance business model and provide opportunities to shape future businesses. Being the forward thinkers on data & technology, our credibility and knowledge comes from combining our hands-on expertise with solid research & thought leadership. As AXA’s entrepreneurs and innovators, our responsibility is to provoke change.
AXA Digital Hive, 8 Shenton Way #24-01 AXA Tower Singapore 068811
80RR FinTech Hub SG (80RR) is a premier co working space dedicated to housing the international and local FinTech community startups and companies. This initiative to set up a office space, located within Singapore Central Business District, conducive for a vibrant FinTech ecosystem is a collaboration between Hong Leong Group, Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), and Singapore FinTech Association (SFA).
80 Robinson Road #08-01 Singapore 068898
Located in the heart of Singapore’s city center, the Accenture Innovation Hub is a newly-launched 16,000 square foot facility infused with capabilities to help clients address their toughest industry challenges and keep pace with rapid change. At the Innovation Hub, ideas are transformed into innovative solutions through design thinking – it begins with shaping of client-specific solutions, followed by rapid prototyping before implementation at scale.
Accenture Innovation Hub Singapore, 38 South Beach Road, #03-00 Singapore 189767
BAASIS Lab by Mbanq is a startup accelerator, launched by Life.SREDA Venture Capital and powered by Mbanq, the global digital banking enabler and Banking-as-a-Service (BaaS) platform, based out of San Francisco.
79 Ayer Rajah Crescent #05-08, Singapore 139955
Bank of China
Persistently enabling advancement through technology and driving development through innovation, BOC aims to build a world-leading financial technological centre in the new era. With accelerated evolving of financial products, high technologies and faster adaption to the market trends, the Innovation Lab will further drive BOC’s business growth and promote the regional development. With the establishment of the three-tier innovation management system, the BOC Head Office chose Singapore to set up its first global Innovation Lab in 2018.
Leveraging on the BOC Group’s strength in technology and the business advantages of BOC Singapore Branch in the local market, BOC Innovation Lab Singapore will adopt advanced concepts such as Design Thinking, Agile Development and Internet Thinking, and empower financial innovation in four aspects:
– An integrated innovation mechanism to ensure the rapid transformation and application of financial technology
– A creative design of working space with the functions of workspace, interaction, exhibition and R&D
– An effective training structure to build the pipeline of talents
– An efficient information-based platform to provide high-quality operation management
As the first global innovation lab launched by Bank of China, BOC Innovation Lab Singapore possesses strategic significances and aims to create a unique innovation culture and to provide an effective exchange platform, redefining the working mode of Bank of China in the future.
Bank of China Building, 4 Battery Road L1 Exhibition Hall Singapore 049908
BNP Paribas Design Factory Asia was set up in Jun 2017 to create a space where all business lines within BNP Paribas can co-create.
Here, scrum teams formed by individuals from across the bank work together to solve client problems and address business needs. The teams are guided by agile methodologies and design thinking principles, working with the startup eco-system and corporate solution providers to bring these solutions to life.
10 Collyer Quay, #35-01 Ocean Financial Centre, Singapore 049315
The Singapore Innovation Center was launched in November 2016. It is part of the nine global centers around the world. The center focuses as well as facilitates the collaboration with Fintechs and Clients to create evidence-based, data-driven management solutions and building relationships that move beyond defining problem statements to develop innovative solutions.
BNY Mellon Singapore, Level 7, Millenia Tower, 1 Temasek Avenue
The Applied Innovation Exchange (AIE) is Capgemini’s global platform that leverages a framework for action, a network of exchange locations, and a high-performance engagement experience together with a broad community of designers, technologists, sector experts, business and technology partners, academics, research organizations and startups. The AIE is designed to enable enterprises to discover relevant innovations and to contextualize and experiment with them within their specific industry. The cohesive network of Exchanges provides organizations an immersive and transformative environment for the exploration, discovery, testing and application of innovation, as well as the rapid deployment at scale and sustainability of their target business impacts.
6 Battery Road, #12-02/03 Singapore 049909
DBS has been deeply immersed in furthering our digital transformation agenda. This includes embarking on a comprehensive and holistic mission to changing the culture and mindset of staff, re-architecting the bank’s technology infrastructure, and leveraging Big Data, biometrics and artificial intelligence to reimagine banking.
DBS Asia X (DAX) is a space where we collaborate with start-ups and the broader fintech community to reimagine, inspire and create the future of innovation.
Located at the Sandcrawler Building in Fusionopolis, DAX is at the heart of Singapore’s start-up ecosystem. With full access to project pods, journey rooms, agile co-working spaces for up to 100 people, innovation showcases and recreation areas, residents at DAX are free to go to their favourite spots for away-from-desk conversations. The 16,000 sq ft environment also houses an auditorium to hold informative talks and workshops.
Tallying a traffic count of more than 30,000 since its launch in November 2016, DAX entered its second year with a stronger focus on fostering collaboration across different communities of bank employees, fintech start-ups and social enterprises. Nine community programmes incorporating new installations to the space were introduced in 2018.
DBS Asia X, Level 7, Sandcrawler Building, 1 Fusionopolis View, #07-03, Singapore 138577
EY will be hosting a series of fireside chats with panelists from financial institutions to FinTech startups, to explore the trending topics in FinTech today such as digital banking, wealth management and robo-lending. Join us for a morning of insightful discussions and network with your industry peers at the newly launched EY wavespace™.
Join us at EY wavespace™ to explore innovative ideas that will help you successfully navigate the Transformative Age. EY wavespace™ in Singapore focuses on the disruptive technologies of intelligent automation, including artificial intelligence, machine learning, blockchain and robotic process automation, among other digital capabilities. The center seeks to combine EY insights in disruptive technologies with deep industry domain knowledge and market experience. The Singapore center is one of 18 flagship EY wavespace™ centers worldwide, and seamlessly connects with other flagships to enable global collaboration across the wavespace™ centers.
77 Robinsons Road, Level 32, Singapore 068896
SAL Ventures Ltd.
The Future Law Innovation Programme (FLIP) is an industry-wide initiative to drive innovation and encourage the adoption and invention of new technology amongst law firms, legal departments and legal tech startups to create a vibrant legal technology ecosystem in Singapore. FLIP brings together stakeholders from business, government and academia to collaborate on developing new models for the delivery of legal services in the future economy.
The FLIP Innovation Lab @ Collision 8, 1 North Bridge Road, #08-08 High Street Centre, Singapore 179094
Deutsche Bank Innovation Labs are a focal point for innovation with a simple, practical role: we connect startups to decision makers within Deutsche Bank. In this way, we help Deutsche Bank adopt emerging technology solutions that enhance, improve and reimagine the way we serve our clients.
Deutsche Bank Asia Pacific Head Office, One Raffles Quay, South Tower, Level 17, Singapore 048583
HSBC Singapore Innovation Lab
The opening of the HSBC Singapore Innovation Lab was the first of such a dedicated and strategic space for the bank in Asia Pacific. Launched in 2015, the Lab focuses on driving and developing the next generation digital and mobile banking needs of corporates with a particular focus on cash management, liquidity, trade and supply chain. We partner with clients, technology firms, academia and the government to generate new ideas and concepts for prototyping. Cutting-edge client propositions will be put to trial through business simulations to derive practical insights into digital disruptions, and fine-tuned before being fully launched in the market. The lab continues to be a key incubator for HSBC’s world-wide innovation programme, leveraging our international reach and connectivity to accelerate and amplify the benefits and opportunities to our clients with international ambitions. Join us for a full day of open discussions and networking opportunities, and meet our team of business and technology experts who will share progress and insights.
21 Collyer Quay, HSBC Building, Level 2 Innovation Lab, Singapore 049320
At ING, we are accelerating the pace of innovation by establishing labs in five countries, including Singapore. The labs are tasked with developing disruptive ideas that go beyond banking – an important step in our ambition to become the go-to platform for all our customers’ financial needs.
ING Labs brings disruptive ideas to market by combining our knowledge and network with the knowledge and skills of others. We create ventures and partnerships that leverage new technologies and connected ecosystems, through fast and agile prototyping.
We collaborate with others, both on existing platforms and on new ones we have yet to create. We explore, experiment and validate in a structured innovation process that includes governance and funding for our ventures and the partners we work with. These can be start-ups, scale-ups, researchers, entrepreneurs, or other corporates. It’s about mutually beneficial partnerships that turn ideas into scalable solutions.
Our Singapore lab starts by focusing on global trade (not just trade finance). Global trade is a strong contributor to wealth and economic growth. The offline, analogue world is transforming towards a digital, aggregated world where DLT, cloud, IoT and advanced analytics allow companies across the globe to optimise their supply chain. We build – and invest in – ventures that are making a move in this value space.
Check out our video and more information on ING Labs.
168 Robinson Road, #12-01 Capital Tower, 068912
Insurance Australia Group
IAG Firemark lab leads the frontier innovation capabilities related to data and AI for IAG group in Singapore and across the region. With a dedicated team of innovators, data & AI experts, we identify the gaps and problems in the insurance and adjacent markets so that we can build AI, data solutions to solve them. We learn by constantly testing, building and scaling new market propositions.We grow by building meaningful partnerships with other corporates, research institutions and start ups.
Level 16, 111 Somerset Road, Singapore
This year, KPMG Digital Village is excited to invite you to our new KPMG Clubhouse, a creative hub that celebrates our employees and visitors.
Join us to get a glimpse into how we’ve designed our space to meet the diverse needs of our customers, partners, and our very own staff! We will demonstrate the use of emerging technologies such as facial recognition and virtual reality to offer a unique digital-meets-physical experience that transcends the traditional boundaries of financial services.
We will have 5 guided tours (15 people per session) open to public on 15 Nov 2018. Looking forward to seeing you all there!
KPMG Clubhouse, 36 Robinson Road, Ground Floor, Singapore 068877
LongHash is a global blockchain incubator with 6 physical offices around the world (Shanghai, Singapore, Hong Kong, Tokyo, Berlin, Zug) with plans to expand to 10 locations by Q2 2019. Our mission is to accelerate the development and understanding of blockchain technology. LongHash is also a member of the Singapore FinTech Association and ACCESS.
The Arena, #01-03, 2 Science Park Drive, Singapore 118222
Standard Chartered Bank
Standard Chartered eXellerator Lab promotes the culture of innovation, engages the fintech ecosystem and cultivates intrapreneurial mindset within Standard Chartered Bank. We bring ideas to life in a collaborative work space, test emerging technologies and new business models, co-create with our partners to improve our clients’ experience and value proposition.
Rewiring the DNA in Banking
The Standard Chartered eXellerator Lab is part of SC Ventures, a business unit created in Standard Chartered Bank to promote innovation, invest in disruptive financial technology and explore alternative business models.
Focused on “rewiring the DNA in banking”, SC Ventures leverages human-centric design, a lean start-up approach and fintech enablement, while nurturing an intrapreneurial culture by empowering people to take initiative.
8 Marina Boulevard, Marina Bay Financial Centre Tower 1, Level 17
MetLife Innovation Centre
LumenLab is MetLife Asia’s innovation center. Based in Singapore, we are MetLife’s pioneers for disruptive innovation charging ahead to create new businesses in health, wealth, and retirement. Through our focus on building new products and services grounded in data and technology, we aim to help people achieve richer and more fulfilling lives. By creating an insights-driven engine, we are committed to driving a culture of innovation at MetLife in order to uncover new businesses and fundamentally reshape how the industry engages with its customers.
MetLife Innovation Center #20-05, 9 North Buona Vista Drive Singapore 138588
Synechron FinLabs acts as an innovation hub – allowing our clients to reap the benefits of our digital R&D investment and scale transformative ideas with access to the brightest minds using cutting-edge technology. Synechron combines the “Power of 3” – business process knowledge, digital design and core technology delivery excellence – to drive transformative solutions. Here, clients can actually touch and feel the latest digital technologies and be energized and inspired to develop transformative solutions. Visitors can do everything from role-playing the customer journey through a typical digital engagement scenario in order to understand the impact of beacons, drones, biometric authentication and virtual reality, to prototyping around new technologies like AI and blockchain.
Synechron One Raffles Place, #21-03 Singapore 048616
Since its inception in 2012, Mastercard Labs in Singapore has been the hub of innovation in Asia Pacific, bringing smart, innovative payments and commerce solutions to market. During the same period, we have formed deep relationships with over 150 Fintech startups to solve the biggest industry challenges and scale the solutions for consumers, financial institutions, businesses, merchants, and governments. We are a team of technologists, designers, challengers, go-getters who work collaboratively with subject matter experts globally to dream up and execute next generation innovations in commerce. Where others take a “wait and see” approach; we are more likely to say “let’s make it happen”.
We see tomorrow, today.
Mastercard has served as the launch pad for industry-changing solutions, standards and products that simplify and safeguard how we pay for things across all stakeholders around the world. We are pioneers in modernizing cities and transit systems, in empowering IoT devices to become commerce devices, discovering new ways of optimizing business to business transactions, and moving to a smarter world without passwords.
Mastercard Office, Level 16 DUO Tower, Singapore 189352
As part of the Singapore FinTech Festival 2018, MUFG Bank invites you to our FinTech Festival Innovation Lab Crawl stop at LEVEL3 on the 15th and 16th of November.
Over the two days, we will be showcasing MUFG Bank and partner innovations, as well as partners from our global startup ecosystem.
We will also present new initiatives focused on empowering the unbanked, under-banked, and other financially disadvantaged communities in Southeast Asia, as part of the MUFG Bank Digital ASEAN Program.
We welcome all FinTech enthusiasts and others in the tech innovation ecosystem who are interested in how supply chain financing can enhance livelihoods of millions of people in Southeast Asia and create a sustainable impact.
Mapletree Business City, 20 Pasir Panjang Road East Wing, #03-22/24 Singapore 117439
PayPal Innovation Lab helps foster innovation, R&D, entrepreneurship and capability building in Singapore through collaboration with government agencies, Institutes of Higher Learning (IHL), industry associations and ecosystem partners. Incepted in 2016, PayPal Innovation Lab’s key focus areas are:
Incubation – Developing and nurturing the next generation of FinTech start-ups alongside PayPal’s technology development centre
R&D –Conceptualizing the Future of Money in a Smart Nation through its R&D centre and think tank
Small & Medium Enterprise (SME) – Supporting and enabling local businesses in the areas of payments and e-Commerce
Suntec City Tower 5, Level 7, Singapore 038985
R3 is an enterprise blockchain software firm working with a broad ecosystem of more than 200 members and partners across multiple industries from both the private and public sectors to develop on Corda, our open-source blockchain platform, and Corda Enterprise, a commercial version for enterprise usage.
Our Corda platform is already being used in industries from financial services to healthcare, shipping, insurance and more. It records, manages, executes institutions’ financial agreements in perfect synchrony with their peers, creating a world of frictionless commerce.
80 Robinson Road #09-03 Singapore 068898
Refinitiv Labs – formerly Thomson Reuters Labs
The Financial & Risk Business of Thomson Reuters is now Refintiv.
Join the Refinintiv Labs team, formerly Thomson Reuters Labs, for a session on how AI can be applied to finance.
With labs in New York, London, Cape Town, San Francisco and Singapore, the Refinitiv Lab team is a global network of data scientists, engineers and designers. With data and information at the core of our business, the lab applies data science, data visualisation and advanced user experience to co-create quick, agile and collaborative experiments and proofs-of-concept with customer, partners and FinTech startups.
One Raffles Quay, North Tower, #28-01, Singapore 048580
Solaria Labs was created with one simple mandate: to create new products and services that make a better, safer future for us all. Backed by Liberty Mutual, a Fortune 100 insurance company, Solaria Labs started in 2015 and expanded its operations to Singapore in June 2017. As a lab, we not only explore disrupting the traditional insurance models, but also diversifying into new products and sectors including the Freelance Economy, Logistics, and Cybersecurity.
Since our inception, we have launched products including All Set (recently acquired), a platform which connects users with quality home-service providers, and Total Home Score, a data service which helps home buyers, renters, and real-estate professionals understand a home’s complete value by calculating scores related to surrounding noise and road quality.
29A Cuppage Road, Singapore 229456
The Deloitte Greenhouse
The Deloitte Greenhouse is an innovation and problem-solving accelerator, where we take business leaders out of business as usual, and into a Lab experience where every element has been consciously-designed to accelerate problem solving, achieve alignment and prioritize action plans. The Southeast Asia team specializes in Strategy Labs, Customer-Centric Innovation Labs, and Business Model Innovation Labs.
On Friday, November 16th, the Deloitte Greenhouse, along with our Risk and Financial Advisory Teams is pleased to host you at our Innovation Lab for an exciting session on The Future of RegTech and Compliance:
At the heart of Banking 4.0 is understanding the Banking Genome; the comprehensive mapping of the entire set of data points of your organization. At Deloitte, we recognize the unparalleled role of accurate and complete data to assist in the identification, mitigation and prevention of risk. In-house Risk communities, with deep understanding of their organization’s critical data are likely to have a competitive advantage as they seek to:
• Minimize Credit Risk
• Comply proactively with extraterritorial Automatic Exchange Of Information (AEOI) standards
• Deploy Open Banking
• Facilitate Predictive Analytics
The Deloitte Greenhouse will provide an opportunity to access tools and templates on our Smart Compliance Platform, developed by our Risk Advisory Team alongside FinTechs and Service Integrators, and share insights from a number of actual use cases. The Smart Compliance Platform is designed to help the Risk community and Business Units make strategic decisions, collectively.
Deloitte Greenhouse, Level 20 OUE Downtown, 6 Shenton Way, Singapore 068809
UOB & SGInnovate
At this year’s Singapore FinTech Festival (SFF) 2018, one of the conference themes is “Opportunities in ASEAN”. The FinLab will be expanding on this theme at our Lab Crawl held at The Bridge!
As Singapore embraces globalisation in today’s digital age, both startups and businesses – especially SMEs – have seen the need to transform their business models to quickly expand beyond local shores, and into ASEAN. The FinLab has strived to be that catalyst to spark and enable such transformation.
Join us as we hear different perspectives about regionalisation – from startups, SMEs, corporates, government, and others.
We will showcase some innovative technologies – both in FinTech and in other deep tech areas – that have already expanded into the region, and can enable your business to go regional!
We will also share how The FinLab, as a 5th Generation accelerator, with regional ecosystem connections and a strong pool of domain experts and mentors, looks to bring its unique innovation programme to SMEs and startups all across ASEAN with support from organisations like UOB.
The Bridge @ Kent Ridge 2 Science Park Drive Singapore 118222
The Open Vault at OCBC (TOV) was set up to help OCBC Group accelerate innovation by leveraging the latest technology. TOV focuses on collaborating with external FinTech firms to rapidly test and validate new ideas and solutions – before bringing winning prototypes quickly to the market. In becoming digital leaders and heroes, they also create and support a mindset shift among the people in OCBC. In 2018, OCBC Bank was awarded “The Best Innovation Centre by Financial Institution in Singapore for 2018” by The Asian Banker.
The Open Vault at OCBC, 53 New Bridge Road #01-00 Singapore 059402
Join us for a tour of UBS EVOLVE – Centre for Design Thinking and Innovation.
EVOLVE’s vision is to transform the way we provide services to our clients and staff. We aim to do this by developing solutions that meet the needs of our fast growing wealth management clientele in Asia. We leverage technology as a catalyst to drive innovation and engage internal talent to develop future business capabilities. Alongside this, we apply a design thinking approach to co-create innovative solutions that support a sustainable innovation culture within the UBS group.
Former Command House, 17 Kheam Hock Road, Singapore 298791
The Visa Innovation Center Singapore is part of Visa’s global network of Centers, and our first in Asia Pacific. We have created a space that provokes curiosity and creativity, so that Visa can work with our partners to explore and build the future of commerce together.
71 Robinson Road, #08-01