18 Feb '11, 7am

New IDA initiative - [email protected] Valley - helps startups enter US market

Even though Asia is in full growth mode, the United States (US) is still the Mecca of the technology world as far as innovation and market strength is concerned. With that in mind, 10 technology startups from Singapore recently made the pilgrimage to Silicon Valley via an intensive introductory programme that aims to leverage the tremendous potential of the world’s largest economy. Called [email protected] Valley, the newly initiated programme was organised by the Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore (IDA) as part of its broad purview to help local companies get acquainted with and gain a foothold in the international marketplace. The companies that participated in this bootcamp cum networking programme gained an in-depth understanding of business-related issues in the US as well as the opportunity to undergo a series of pitching and mentoring sessions from successful ...

Full article: http://www.ida.gov.sg/insg/post/New-IDA-initiative-helps-...

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