The Singapore Israel Industrial R&D Foundation



Country: Singapore
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Mobile: +6591383738
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Technology Classification: Online Learning
Main Business Activity: Online Learning

Company Profile, Products & Technologies, Target Market:

MC Online (formally known as Learning Edvantage Pte Ltd) is part of the Marshall Cavendish Publishing Group ( As its technology arm, MC Online develops and provides Learning Management Systems with rich Interactive Digital Content for the education market.

Our flagship product, Lead Portal, is used by about 200,000 students or 40% of the Primary and Secondary schools in Singapore. Since 2006 right through 2009, Lead Portal has been ranked #1 by Hitwise for Educational Reference site in Singapore. Currently, Lead Portal is also being used by schools in Philippines, Australia, Hong Kong, and Jordan.

Brief description of proposed R&D project:

Development of a virtual classroom system that supports video, audio, interactive whiteboard, file-sharing, Q&A, and polling in a high-bandwidth environment suitable for at least 1 teacher to 40 students sessions.

Desired Profile of R&D Partner and its role in the proposed project:

Highly technical company with own technologies or demonstrated capabilities in development of similar types of project to provide the technology for or develop parts of the proposed virtual classroom system.

Besides the proposed project, MC Online is interested in companies that have technologies or products in Virtual Science Lab, and Math Manipulatives.

R&D Partner Search

SIIRD promotes, facilitates and funds joint industrial R&D collaboration between Singapore-based companies and Israel-based companies.

R&D Partner Search Request Form

Please complete the 'R&D Partner Search Request Form' if your company is interested to search for technology partner in Singapore or Israel for joint R&D collaboration.

Our offices in Singapore and Israel will attempt to do a matching and make initial contact with any company which might be of interest to you.

The form will only be used for the purpose of matching potential R&D collaboration partners in Singapore and Israel under the SIIRD programme.

Companies who have been matched and who would like to jointly apply for funding for research and development  activities can do so by following the instructions in the  Proposal Submission page.

Alternatively, companies can refer to the lists of companies from Singapore and Israel who have indicated interest to look for R&D partners. Please contact the SIIRD Management if you have identified suitable partners from the lists and we will link you up with the relevant parties. Please refer to the hyperlinks above for access to the lists.

"We have been developing educational products for children with special needs in Israel and with the assistance of the SIIRD programme, we have found an established Singapore partner and are currently collaborating with them to develop educational products that will help more children with special needs in the English speaking countries."
- Gila Ben-Har, CEO
Center for Educational Technology, Israel