Congratulations to Flexilicate! It was a hard fought battle but we prevailed. Flexilicate has won the special award category: University Startup of The Year in Rice Bowl Startup Awards.

As rice is a staple diet among Asians, so is technology for fuelling businesses of the future. The Rice Bowl Startup Awards is the first ASEAN awards that celebrate rising startups that harness technology innovatively to propel their business regionally.

The Rice Bowl honours rising startups that:

1.) Embrace mobility by harnessing technology, especially in web or mobile, in redefining business strategies

2.) Promise high growth potential and are worthy of a regional shout-out

Flexilicate has successfully emerged as University Startup of The Year which is doing custom designed optical fibers for telecommunications applications, sensing & non-linear effects.