Eight Winning Innovations to Drive Urban Sustainability in Jurong Lake District
On 11 July 2023, Minister for National Development and Minister-in-charge of Social Services Integration, Mr Desmond Lee, presented awards to eight winning teams of the Jurong Lake District Innovation Challenge.
Organised by the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) and Smart Nation & Digital Government Office (SNDGO), with the support of the Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA), the JLD Innovation Challenge was held from 24 February to 5 May 2023 for participating teams to propose novel urban solutions for challenge statements on various topics including reducing carbon emissions, energy usage, waste and resources as well as achieving a car-lite environment.
A public-private collaboration effort, the challenge statements were identified by the district’s stakeholders, including CapitaLand, Ng Teng Fong General Hospital and Jurong Community Hospital, Lendlease Global Commercial REIT, Science Centre Singapore, SMRT and the Land Transport Authority.
The winning solutions will be exhibited at the URA Centre until 12 August.
View the media release here.