GIA Suzhou Acceleration Programme
For Singapore-based tech startups and SMEs looking to expand into China through Suzhou.
Connects Singapore companies in the biomedical technology, machine automation, and nanotechnology industries with in-market partners to test-bed and commercialise their solutions.
About this programme
Organised by A*STAR Partners' Centre (A*PC), the GIA Suzhou Acceleration Programme runs twice a year, focusing on biotechnology (biotech), medical technology (medtech) and advanced manufacturing sectors. It involves two phases:
Participate in online and hybrid (online and physical) workshops on supporting policies, regulatory framework, and the funding landscape to gain insights on how to do business in China.
Go on an immersive trip to visit prospective strategic partners in China (e.g. research institutes, hospitals, clinical resources, contract research organisations (CROs), contract development and manufacturing organisations (CDMOs), MNCs, and innovation centres).
Network with investors, suppliers and professional service providers Phase 4 (optional)
Prepare for grant application, roadshow and pitching