ImpacTech (formerly Tech For Good) is a unique acceleration and educational program for early stage start-ups who use technology in innovative ways to tackle social issues. ImpacTech is the catalyst and engine that boosts the use of technology to create social impact in Singapore, Thailand and rest of Asia. We harness the entrepreneurs brilliant minds and spirit to use technology for good causes, while creating a sustainable and profitable company.
• We aim to increase the magnitude of social-tech in the local high-tech scene and amongst investors.
• We, at ImpacTech, believe that Asia has what it takes to develop tech solutions that will generate meaningful revenues while addressing the local markets’ and global social problems. We are aware of the global thirst for solutions that will impact the world’s most acute problems
• Our vision is to see to it that social-tech solutions that are developed in Asia meet the global demand for social-tech.
ImpacTech is a 4 months’ ‘hands on’ program that gives the entrepreneurs mentoring, working space, access to a network of resources and other business services designed to accelerate their success, create meaningful social impact and create jobs and revenue.
We work closely with stake-holders across the value chain to establish a community of business and academic network that will support the social-tech eco-system in Asia.
We focus on start-ups that deal with one of the below verticals:
Aging Population, Empowering People With Disabilities, Nutrition & Health, Education, Safer Work Environment, Safer Road Travel, Social and Economic Inequality, Healthcare, Cleantech, Agritech, Foodtech and more.
ImpacTech is running its current cohorts in Singapore and Thailand (Bangkok) and is setting the grounds for starting our operation in Japan. In 2018, ImpacTech will open in other countries in Asia.