PETRONAS FutureTech 2.0


Programme Details

Core Elements
Phase 0 - 1:
Foundations of Growth
Foundational programming to cover growth marketing hacks, developing ideal customer profiles, and creating an effective one-liner.
Phase 2:
Customer Interviews and Tech Sprint
Growth experiments, customer interviews, and weekly 1:1 meetings with mentors from 500's extensive network across industries. PETRONAS Tech & Sprint Weeks.
Phase 3:
Getting Tactical & Pitch Prep
Startups will be equipped with fundraising best practices and will learn to develop an effective presentation to partners and investors in the region at our Digital Demo Day.

What Qualifies as Deep Tech?

Facilities of the Future

    • Robotics and Automation (AI/ML)
    • Sensors and vision technology (surface/ subsurface)
    • Asset intelligence/connected factory
    • Smart maintenance and inspection
    • Smart supply chain
    • Projects and construction tech
    • Decommissioning

New Chemicals

    • Electronic chemicals
    • Surfactant
    • Coatings
    • Additives (food/feed)
    • Advanced materials
    • Circular economy

Retail and Digital Innovation

    • Connectivity
    • B2B/B2C, customer-facing innovation
    • Cybersecurity
    • Smart mobility, smart infra, smart workforce
    • Blockchain

Future of Energy

    • Novel energy generation
    • Energy efficient/storage solutions
    • Smart grid, electrification
    • Renewables (solar/wind/bio)