German Business Delegation from the public transport sector for business meetings in Singapore - Focus on smart-mobility


On behalf of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi), SBS systems for business solutions organized a business delegation of German SMEs to Singapore in collaboration with the German-Singaporean Chamber of Industry and Commerce.

10 selected German SMEs, suppliers of high technology products and services for public transport, Smart Mobility and Smart City, have been to Singapore to establish an Singaporen-German business dialogue.

Four days of conferences, individual business meetings and institutional and technical visits in Singapore has been a unique opportunity for Singaporean industry experts, companies and Institutions to meet these innovative and excellent German SMEs, in order to foster bilateral cooperation, to exchange views on technologies and opportunities of business. 

Please find below the list of the German companies, a short overview of their products/services and a detailed company profile. The meetings between CEOs and representatives of the companies during the four days trip occured from "08th November: Conference & Business development Event - 07th / 09th / 10th November.



business trip Singapore 2016

Thuesday, 08th November: Symposium

"Smart Transport in Singapore"

LOCATION: Raffles Hotel Singapore, East India Room Level 1

This conference is part of a joint project of the German Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy, SBS systems for business solutions and the German-Singaporean Chamber of Industry & Commerce. We aim at initiating a dialogue between companies, representatives of relevant authorities and industry experts, in order to foster bilateral cooperation, to exchange views on technologies and opportunities, and to create business. 

November, 08thProgram:
08:30 Registration
09:00 Greeting Notes and Welcome
Dr Tim Philippi, Exective Director, Singaporean-German Chamber of Industry & Commerce (SGC)
Ms Isabel Schmidt, Deputy Head, Economic, Cultutre & Press Departments, German Embassy Singapore
Mr. Thomas Nytsch, Project Manager, SBS systems for business solutions
09:20 Smart Mobility 2030
Mr James Poh, Principle Engineer ITS Develpopment Division, Land Transport Authority

Refreshment and Networtking Break

10:00 - 11:15

Presentation of German Companies:

  • iris GmbH, Mr. Rainer Bönick
  • Materna GmbH, Mr. Dominik Mizdrak
  • ESN Bahngeräte GmbH, Mr. Hans Zayr
  • aio IT for Logistics GmbH, Mr. Roland Zimmerling
  • Fraunhofer-Institut für Verkehrs- und Infrastruktursysteme IVI, Mr. Sebastian Pretzsch
11:15 Refreshment and Networtking Break
11:35 - 11:55 Smart Transport - ongoing Research Activities in Germany and TUM CREATE in Singapore
Dr Andreas Rau, Principal Investigator, TUM CREATE
11:55 - 13:10

Presentation of German Companies:

  • BLIC GmbH, Mr. Rajko Rothe
  • Keymile, Mr. Dieter Klein
  • IFAB GmbH, Mr Philipp Bartz
  • Fogtec GmbH, Mr. Michele Barbagli
  • init innovation in traffic systems AG, Mr. Paul Gwynn
13:10 Lunch and Networking Session
14:00 End of Event
Registration is closed
German delegation members
aoi logo aio IT for Logistics GmbH offers the standard software Lewin for applications in transport or intralogistics with customized specialization. Integrated special functions such as automated package directions, arrival time determination and demand planning Milkrun raise Lewin from the competition.
blic logo solo Blic are IT consultants, who specialize in designing, implementation and optimizing mobility management systems.
logo esn ESN Bahngeräte GmbH develops, produces and markets specialised electronics and supplementing components to well-known public transport companies all over Europe. ESN co-operates closely with public transport companies, system suppliers, planing offices and service companies.

FOGTEC Logo 2014

FOGTEC is a world leading manufacturer of high pressure water mist fire protection systems. These water mist systems are not only 100% environmentally friendly but water systems are often more effective than conventional gas or water fire fighting equipment.
ivi The Fraunhofer operates in the area of transport, telematics, disposition, logistics, vehicle propulsion and sensor technologies as well as communication, traffic planning and traffic ecology.
logo IFAP tagliato IFAB is a consultany and research office in the field of fire safety and is worldwide accepted. IFAB provides services for suppliers, building owners, operators, authorities and architectual offices. The fire safety concepts are developed and the evidence is provided using accepted engineering methods and fire testing.

logo init GmbH

INIT - leading supplier in Intelligend Transport Systems (ITS) and fare collection systems - has been assisting transport companies worldwirde since 1983 in making public transport more attractive, faster and efficient.

iris GmbH Logo 200 pos

iris-GmbH is a comany developing and manufacturing sensor components for automatic passenger counting. We design, develop, produce and install our opto-electronic sensors for integration with a variety of systems.


KEYMILE is a leading supplier of telecommunications solutions for secure and deterministic data transmission in mission-critical networks.
materna logo  Materna ips is a leading provider for check-in, bag drop and access solutions to airports and airlines.



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