The Singapore Biopolis – What’s Next


Dr. Benjamin SeetAudience

On April 28, Dr. Benjamin Seet, Executive Director of the Biomedical Research Council, Agency for Science, Technology and Research addressed the Healthcare Committee on what to expect in the coming 5 years. Tracing Singapore’s journey into the biomedical sciences, Dr Seet described the factors which led Singapore to diversify into this area and illustrated the emphasis of the recently announced RIE2020 tranche. Totaling SGD 19 billion, the RIE2020 plan will be focused on 4 domains; with a significant focus on translating research to healthcare outcomes.


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Jeff Weisel

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