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Finding that sweet spot

By integrating research and enterprise, the Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology (SMART) can innovate to produce the most value for society, says its chief executive, Eugene Fitzgerald.

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One common mistake is to focus on a specific short-term application, and think about bringing that into the future, says SMART's Eugene Fitzgerald.

RESEARCH and commercialisation are often seen as separate processes, with scientists handing their findings off to business people. Yet integrating the two is what Eugene Fitzgerald seeks to do, not least in his role as chief executive officer and director of the Singapore-MIT Alliance for...

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