Advantech (TPE:2395) is a global leader in the industrial computing and IoT market, with sectors of focus on Manufacturing, Healthcare, Smart City, Retail, Transportation, and Energy. Main products include industrial computers, embedded boards, and industrial IoT solutions, including the WISE-PaaS Industrial IoT Cloud and WISE-PaaS Marketplace. With headquarters located in Taipei, Advantech also has 64 overseas locations in 22 countries.

Advantech x StarFab WISE-PaaS Accelerator is designed to fast track tech startups in the following verticals: smart manufacturing, healthcare, city (incl. retail), transportation, and energy. Selected startups/SME will work with Advantech to co-create new solutions or products through the support of a worldwide sale network, could development resources, and co-marketing resources.

Work with Advantech to the future of IoT, to enable an intelligent planet!

WISE-PaaS & WISE-Marketplace Introduction

  • WISE-PaaS is an industrial IoT cloud platform that provides edge-to-cloud software and services to help startups, system integrators and manufacturers quickly develop SaaS and domain-specific IoT Solutions, enabling IoT-powered cloud business models in various vertical markets.
  • WISE-Marketplace is an industrial online software shopping website featuring exclusive software services provided by Advantech and its partners, including startups. There are end-to-end solutions, industrials apps, consulting services, marketing packages, as well as microservices (software modules) for developing customized solutions.

Benefits of working with Advantech

Cloud Development Resources & Technical Support
Expand to Global Markets (Co-selling)​
Exhibit at Local & International Tech Conferences (Co-marketing)
Consulting Service from Corporate Executives


  • Entity: Legally registered company (Startup/SME)
  • Product Stage:
    1. Early stage: Have at least a demonstrable prototype that can do POC
    2. Late stage: have a standard product that can have business collaboration right away
  • Willingness to Collaborate: Willing to develop a tech collaboration with Advantech, to deploy your industrial solution in WISE-PaaS/WISE-Marketplace, or integrate product of Advantech with your solution

Solutions we are looking for

Smart Manufacturing
Smart Healthcare
Smart City

(incl. retail)

Smart Transportation
Energy Conservation & Sustainability

Selection Process

Online Registration
Preliminary Review
Secondary Review
Business Discussion
Become Co-creation Partners with Advantech
Complete online application and provide pitch deck
We will review all application, and call applicants if necessary, to learn more about the solution and evaluate your application.
Advantech will arrange a meeting (face to face/ con-call) with relevant departments to explore collaboration opportunities.
Leverage resources from Advantech to accelerate startup growth through new business opportunities
Publish your solutions in WISE-Marketplace/ Business collaboration


There are 2 application deadlines for 2020:

  • 1st Batch Application Deadline: 2020/10/07
  • 2nd Batch Application Deadline: 2020/11/29

*StarFab reserves the right to make changes to the program without prior notice. Applicants shall be notified of changes to the program via email.*

Contact: Wendy Shen | | +886-6-505-0909 #17

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