R&D Awards 2017
Congratulations to the Winners of the Minister for National Development’s R&D Awards 2017

SkyLab: World's first high-rise rotatable laboratory for the Tropics

Image credit: BCA

Sustainable and high-tech greenhouse
Greenhouse: Sustainable and high-tech greenhouse

Image credit: Netatech

Phase Two of JTC LaunchPad @ one-north
Phase Two of JTC LaunchPad @ one-north: Specially engineered timber

Image credit: JTC

Punggol Waterway
Water activities along Punggol Waterway

Image credit: HDB

Urban Mobility
Towards a commuter-centric infrastructure design for urban mobility

Image credit: LTA

CleanTech Park
CleanTech Park: Singapore's first eco-business park that integrates nature into its blueprint

Image credit: JTC

The 4th Urban Sustainability R&D Congress was held from 29 – 30 June 2017. The Congress is a national platform for government agencies, research community and industries to come together to discuss R&D responses for urban solutions and sustainability.

Guest of Honour

Mr Lawrence Wong 
Mr Lawrence Wong

Minister for National Development and Second Minister for Finance


This congress is qualified for accreditation under Professional Engineers Board Singapore (6 PDU points for Day 1 and 5 PDU points for Day 2) and Board of Architects-Singapore Institute of Architects (6 CPD points for both Day 1 and Day 2)


  • MND
  • A*STAR
  • AVA
  • BCA
  • CLC
  • EDB
  • EMA
  • HDB
  • JTC
  • LTA
  • NCCS
  • NEA
  • NParks
  • NRF
  • PUB
  • Smart Nation Singapore
  • URA

In Support of

  • Sustainable Singapore