Strengthen your Good Design Research projects by collaborating with Resource Partners
Have a proposal in mind, but need extra help to develop your Proof of Concept? Whether it’s boosting your technical capabilities, finding sustainable sources or enhancing accessibility and reach, we have a list of resource partners for you to tap on.
GDR Resource Partners
|Company Name & Contact||Expertise|
AIRLAB at SUTD
A multidisciplinary research laboratory focusing on architecture, science, arts, digital design, and manufacturing.
Developed a conversational AI technology, ALEF, that overcomes language and communication barriers through automation. Supporting over 30 languages, ALEF can optimise your audio/video content to reach wider audiences more effectively, through an automated process.
A Singapore-based sustainability-focused start-up with operations in Thailand and Indonesia. They produce end applications from footwears to apparels and furnishings made from pineapple leaf fibers (PALF).
A non-profit organisation specialising in technological solutions that empowers the social sector. Their mission is to build a caring and inclusive society with equal
A one-stop solution hub for various prototyping needs, bridging the gap between design and manufacturing. After understanding your project objectives and requirements, their expertise lies in identifying the best approach that is both cost and resource efficient for your product development.
Working across industries, Meka supports your prototyping needs across design, engineering and 3D prototyping capabilities. They also offer various partnership models like co-development, equity or paid partnerships to suit your project needs.
A competence centre providing guidance, support and training for industrial grade Additive Manufacturing and other advanced technologies. They can support the development of your prototypes with design and/or fabrication. In the long term, they also have the
ADI is a tech prototyping company based in Singapore. ADI has expertise in robotics, animatronics, wearable tech, augmented reality, medtech, agriculture, AI and IoT.
A student-led consultancy club in Singapore Management University (SMU), managed by SMU-X, that partners local and international clients in projects. Using their problem-solving skills and diverse expertise, Growth-X student consultants aim to provide actionable solutions to their clients’ business challenges.
*Average project duration of 8-10 weeks
Design Factory @ Singapore Institute of Technology
|Design Factory @ Singapore Institute of Technology (DF@SIT) guides businesses to find unique value propositions in new business models, products, and services through a human-centred and multidisciplinary approach to design innovation and experimentation.|
|The Innovation Factory is a national platform led by SIMTech, |
A*STAR with the aim to help companies, particularly local SMEs and start-ups seeking to design and create new products, to move up value chains and become more competitive. The Innovation Factory introduces design and engineering expertise in industrial and product design to catalyse innovation, transform ideas into commercially viable products that are ready for market adoption and even transition products to mass production across different markets.
Interested to apply for the Good Design Research Grant?
Download the Application Kit below to find out everything you need to know about the GDR Grant. Applications closes on 12 June 2023, 12pm!