Muthu Singaram is a Consultant, Mentor, Facilitator, Professor Emeritus, a UK Trained Electrical and Electronics Engineer with an MBA, Chartered Electrical Engineer (UK) and European Engineer, PhD Scholar at IIT Madras, India. He has over 25 years of work experience in Engineering, Management and Entrepreneurship. Muthu is currently the Co-Founder AcceleratorU, Ultimate Startups, Founder Muthu Singaram Consulting, VibaZone, Belief and CEO, HTIC, Med-Tech Incubator IIT Madras, India. Muthu is on WIPO and UN panel for technology transfer and SME and visiting faculty and speaker in the areas of innovation and Entrepreneurship around the world. Muthu’s recent major consulting assignment is for the Malaysian Government Agency (Agency Innovasi (Innovation) Malaysia) under the Prime Minister’s Office on industry driven Innovation, helping research and entrepreneurs in accessing technology and business models.
P. Kandiah is the Founder and Director of KASS International, an established intellectual property firm with offices in Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia. Mr. Kandiah has vast experience in obtaining patents, trademarks and industrial design rights on a global scale, and also specialises in identifying patentable inventions, designing around patented technology, and advising on the commercialization of IP Rights, franchising and licensing strategies.