Welcome to the Science & Technology Diplomatic Circle Singapore!

The Science & Technology Diplomatic Circle (S&TDC) Singapore is an association of members from 40+ diplomatic missions and international organizations in Singapore. The S&TDC offers a platform to engage in activities, with leaders and officials representing government, academia, and private sector entities in Singapore. Most members have dealing with Science & Technology and - in a broader sense - with Education and Innovation. We focus on visits and encounters to explore the political, academic and private sector in Singapore, which shapes the innovation ecosystem. Our mission is to discover new bonds with Singapore and connect back to our countries!

Opportunities for networking and exchange of information include: S&T policy briefings, visits to research Institutions, universities and R&D intensive companies, special events and a year-end event.

The S&TDC Singapore is co-chaired by :

Samuel Cobbi
Science Officer
Embassy of Switzerland Singapore

Pål Arne Kastmann
Director & Commercial Counsellor
Innovation Norway Singapore

Gaku Mizota
Second Secretary
Embassy of Japan in Singapore

Philippe Codognet
Attaché for Science and Higher Education
Embassy of France Singapore

David Zhao
Economic Officer (Science & Technology)
United States Embassy Singapore

Masaki Sato
Director, Singapore Office
Japan Science and Technology Agency