A*StartCentral (A*SC) is an open innovation platform by the Agency for Science Technology and Research (A*STAR). We aim to incubate and accelerate the growth of deep-tech startups, and bolster the startup ecosystem. A*SC fosters interaction between researchers, corporates, startups, investors, and entrepreneurs across diverse disciplines.
To inspire a culture of innovation A*SC runs programmes and provides services that are carefully planned alongside our open innovation community building. A*SC also provides various facilities and equipment to members, including wet labs and prototyping space.
Since its launch in Sep 2016, A*StartCentral continues to attract researchers, A*STAR spinoffs, Singapore based startups, licensees and promising companies which have emerged across the globe.
A*SC will continue to inspire, innovate with, and empower researcher entrepreneurs in building successful, deep technology enabled ventures.