Singapore Tourism Accelerator Demo Day

Singapore Tourism Accelerator

The Singapore Tourism Accelerator is a highly-selective, equity-free six-month programme for the world’s most promising technology companies that power the travel and tourism industry. The Singapore Tourism Accelerator is by the Singapore Tourism Board (STB), and Ravel Innovation, its appointed corporate innovation partner.

Date & Time
Tuesday, March 30, 2021
4:30 PM - 7:30 PM
STA Auditorium / Online
Event Type
By Invitation Only

The companies selected for cohort 3 gained unparalleled access to some of Asia’s and the world’s most important industry players. They underwent a 3-month intensive accelerator programme identifying a potential pilot project and scope, followed by another 3 months of pilot implementation with selected industry partners.

In our 3rd cohort, we saw 173 applications from 41 countries with 10 companies selected from 8 countries. The founders have launched successful pilots with industry heavy-hitters in the hospitality and tourism space in Singapore, including Resorts World Sentosa, The Ritz-Carlton, Gardens by the Bay, and others.

Join us at our third Singapore Tourism Accelerator Demo Day digitally on Zoom to learn more about the ways they are helping the travel and tourism industry. The Singapore Tourism Accelerator Demo Day is an exclusive invitation-only event for investors and industry partners who are excited to support and invest in our founders and their companies. Digital connectivity details shall be sent in an email confirmation.

If you would like to be added to the waiting list to join us at the event in person, please tick the box in the registration form and we shall notify you as soon as possible, should a space in the Auditorium become available.

Event Recording

The 9 Featured Startups

August Robotics is a global robotics start-up committed to building a suite of robots that will work alongside people to make labour intensive tasks more efficient, reliable and safe. Its Robots-as-a-Service business model has been proven invaluable to enable companies without robotics experience and investment mandate to reap the benefit of automation.

Buzz AR digitalises businesses in Singapore, empowering experiential e-commerce. We transform how you eat, shop, play and live through our proprietary AR technologies, and the first company in Southeast Asia to successfully democratise AR for all businesses and users. Our mission is to create happiness through our user-first privacy-centric platform, where users can soak in joy without worrying about data privacy issues. Within less than 9 months, the company has signed multiple 6 figures revenue from businesses. Buzz AR is accelerating 5G+ AR with Singtel, to deliver happiness to 3M users and travellers in Singapore as a start.

CamOnApp is an Immersive Tech Company that provides Augmented Reality and Mixed Reality solutions. With our interactive proposals, brands encourage their audience engagement and also create new opportunities for awareness and revenue. We work with more than 150 clients globally, launching more than 7,000 AR experiences in LATAM, EMEA & the US. Some of our main clients are Disney, Mondelez, Unilever, Telefónica, Ford, Nestle, among others. All our solutions are created in CamOnApp Studio, our web tool that in a very simple way allows us to produce AR experiences that are scalable.

Cultural venues across the world are leveraging Culture Hint’s AI to increase revenue by up to 97% while saving on staff. Culture Hint harness the power of AI to help cultural venues forecast and manage their visitors, improving revenues and visitor satisfaction. Forecasting visitor flow is a hard challenge for venues. This is what makes resource optimisation incredibly difficult, often making planning for conversion rate and visitor satisfaction incredibly frustrating. We provide actionable visitor forecasts, helping sites improve.

Facepaz is an all-new ticket-less way to deal with admissions and gain valuable consumer insights using Computer Vision and Face Recognition. Through Facepaz Access, businesses can ensure that the booking is fully authenticated, highly secure and completely contact-less while at the same time-saving distribution costs, preventing fraud and enhance customer experience.

SAM Interactive is an instant CRM and proactive marketing platform that helps hotels, airlines and other travel retailers segment guests based on booking data attributes, send time-bounded offers on the fly, increase F&B and other ancillary booking revenue through conversational commerce. Customers can book F&B, room/seat upgrades and other ancillary services via WhatsApp message.

SmartBeings is a Voice AI provider and the developer of WooHoo®, an award-winning enterprise-grade voice AI assistant speaker for the luxury hospitality industry. The WooHoo® Voice AI Assistant speakers (powered by JBL by Harman) combine a phone, alarm clock, speakers, tablets and voice assistant into an all-in-one device and brings the convenience of contactless in-room ordering and automation using just voice commands.

TravStack is a Technology Product suite for Travel Businesses that enables faster digitalisation along with growth tools. They equip travel professionals with powerful tools that will optimise the design and planning process of a trip for their consumers, allowing customisation in the fastest and most efficient manner. TravStack provides easy-to-adapt SaaS solutions, bringing productivity and automation into daily operations with AIenabled technologies.

WeavAir offers business intelligence solutions that measure ventilation, filtration, and space occupancy to provide a one-stop system that supports ESG & wellness certifications. Using predictive software and multi-sensor IoT devices, WeavAir helps operators reduce their maintenance and operational costs by more than 20%.
With 20 awards in North America, Asia, and Europe, WeavAir has also recently received the Asian Development Bank "Re-establishing Tourism Confidence" award and seed funding.