Company Introduction

IPI is an innovation catalyst that creates opportunities for enterprises to grow beyond boundaries. As a subsidiary of Enterprise Singapore, IPI accelerates the innovation process of enterprises through access to its global innovation ecosystem and advisory services.


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Key Office Presence in SG

10 Biopolis Road, Chromos

IP Expertise

  • IP Portfolio Management
  • IP Strategy Consultancy
  • Patent Analytics
  • IP Brokerage (Licensing/Sale)
  • IP Marketplace / Transactions
  • Innovation Consultancy
  • IP Training

Market Served

  • Singapore

Industry Focus

  • Precision Engineering
  • Energy and Chemicals
  • Marine and Offshore
  • Aerospace
  • Electronics
  • Construction
  • Environmental Services
  • Air Transport
  • Land Transport
  • Logistics
  • Sea Transport
  • Healthcare
  • ICT and Media
  • Food Manufacturing
  • Retail

List of Key Practice Experts

Dr Sze Tiam Lin

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With more than 18 years of experience in commercialisation of new technologies and IP management, Dr Sze leads the IPI team in addressing technology and innovation needs of enterprises from the industry in areas spanning across Infocomm Technology & Electronics, Energy & Environment, Materials & Chemicals, Health & Personal Care, Manufacturing, amongst others. Prior to IPI, Dr Sze was the Senior Vice President at ETPL (now A*ccelerate), the commercialisation arm of Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR). He worked on commercialising new technologies and, being a pioneer, contributed to several best practices in industry-research collaboration, licensing, technology and market intelligence, IP management and strategy, and licensing professional skills and training.

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Dr Sze Tiam Lin , Head, Innovation and Technology

Special mentions

  • Dr Sze is a Certified Licensing Professional (CLP) and a council member of the Executive Committee of the Licensing Executive Society (LES), Singapore.
  • Michael Goh

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    Michael Goh is Deputy Head of Innovation and Technology at IPI. He leads a multidisciplinary team of innovation managers who work with enterprises to source for technologies both locally or from abroad; and facilitate partnerships to bring new and innovative products and services to the market. He also guides the open innovation challenge team in IPI, where they design open innovation challenges for corporates and government agencies and reach out to solver communities to facilitate co-creation opportunities. Michael is passionate about sharing his knowledge in intellectual property (IP), IP management and commercialisation gained over 15 years at IPI and previous work experience with Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS) and ETPL (now A*ccelerate). He has spoken at innovation events as well as conducted training workshops on technology commercialisation and open innovation.

    Name, Job title

    Michael Goh , Deputy Head, Innovation and Technology

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    Date Of Formation


    Last update

    21/06/2021 Charlene Boh