Company News / 16.02.2017

Uniphore Among 8 Finalists in Tech Matchmaking Program by MetLife’s LumenLab

Uniphore Software Systems has been selected as one among the 8 finalists for the inaugural tech matchmaking program by LumenLab. Christened Collab, this November 2016 launch from MetLife’s Singapore-based innovation center aims to provide a platform for innovators and disruptors to tackle the business needs of tomorrow.

Uniphore’s entry to this prestigious innovation program came after a rigorous scrutiny of over 135 applications from 34 countries. During next 3 months, LumenLab and its associates will mentor the 8 finalists in areas of business operations.  A “Demo Day” is scheduled to be held on 19 May 2017 where the finalists will present their business ideas to senior executives from MetLife.

Other Highlights of the Collab Program

  • The successful finalist will receive a US$100,000 contract to implement a pilot within MetLife
  • The training program will be moderated by Oliver Wyman from PwC’s Venture Hub in Singapore and Velocity (ACP Venture Capital’s accelerator arm)
  • Over 35 staff champions will be assigned to assist the finalists in preparing for the Demo Day

 

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