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France Singapore ICT Awards 2016
Lucile COTELLE - 13-juin-2016 05:26:44
New Technologies, Innovation and Services
Telecommunications and Space
France Singapore ICT Awards 2016 What a big success! The event, co-organized by Business France and the French Chamber of Commerce in Singapore (FCCS), was held at The Raffles Hotel in presence of His Excellency Benjamin Dubertret, Ambassador for France to Singapore, and gathered almost 200 ICT professionals from Singapore, France and ASEAN last May 31 st . French Ambassador to Singapore, Benjamin Dubertret, pronounced the opening speech highlighting the huge collaboration potential between French and Singaporean companies in various areas such as Smart city lighting, connected screens, mobile adtech, digital marketing, adaptive streaming video, cloud based document, agile coaching and more industries. French Ambassador to Singapore, Benjamin Dubertret, also emphasized that Singapore was an undisputed leader in the ICT sector and that its Smart Nation initiative created new opportunities for French companies to strengthen their long term presence & commitment to Singapore’s digital hub vision The jury was composed of 10 eminent executives from successful companies such as Google, Singtel, Starhub and Mediacorp. This year, two new firms joined the jury: Microsoft and Beta Movement which offered Special Innovation Workshops. The jury members had to choose between 14 Singaporean & French startups candidates: Bolt, Cedexis, Criteo, Dathena, EfficientIP, Esker, gridComm, Palo IT, S4M, Snapask, SoftAtHome, Squadeo, Think & Go and Why Innovation! Here are the four winners : Cedexis for the Most Innovative Telecom Solution - The perfect Internet Trafic routing solution that selects for you the best performing Cloud & Data center Criteo for the Best Business Model - The Global leader in digital performance Marketing and one of those French Unicorn: the right product to the right user at the right time gridComm for the Best Potential in Asia - Makes Smart Cities Smarter Snapask for the Best Team in Asia - The Instant Homework app that picks up your questions within 30 seconds! The success of this great networking night has been guaranteed thanks to the support of Euler Hermes, Whyinnovation, Netgem, DS Avocats and Kronenbourg.