Ms Charlene Wong

Assistant Director, Innovation 
Infocomm Media Development Authority 

Charlene Wong is the Assistant Director (Innovation) with Infocomm Media Development Authority of Singapore for over 15 years. She graduated with a 2nd upper honours mechanical engineering in National University of Singapore, and a post grad in Law with University of Edinburgh.

Her career started in a local start-up where she learns the skills of an enterprise growth, implementing business and marketing strategies for international partnerships and building relationships in the industries. She spends the next decade in the public service, first developing the entrepreneurship ecosystem in 2009, and creating access to enable a Makers-culture in Singapore through labs and tech festivals. 

Currently, her innovation portfolio includes the Open Innovation Platform of IMDA, aim to bridge the gaps of digitalisation opportunities from enterprises to government agencies with a pool of vibrant and global digital solvers.