View this email in your browser                                                                                                   2 Nov 2018

Announcements, Events, and News
IES 52nd Annual Dinner: 14 Nov 2018 (Wed),
6.00pm - 11.00pm, 
Resorts World Sentosa,
East & Central Ballroom

(held jointly with CAFEO 36)

Theme: Colours of ASEAN
Dress Code: National Costume

Our birthday is around the corner! This time, the IES 52nd Annual Dinner is held in conjunction with CAFEO 36. Come dressed in your traditional attire (i.e. national costumes) and mingle with fellow engineers from Singapore, as well as the region! Book your tables today!

Click HERE to view the flyer.  
Counting Down to CAFEO 36
12 - 14 Nov, Resorts World Sentosa, Singapore

Don’t miss your opportunity to attend Asia’s only engineering event that congregates some 1,000 professionals and academics from the entire value chain for interactive discussions, case studies, award presentations and networking dinners across three days! What's more, don't miss out on an exciting line up of four practical workshops pre- and post-CAFEO 36!
Visit for more information.
Regional Industry Networking Conference 2018:
9 Nov 2018 (Fri), 9.00am - 5.00pm,
SP Convention Centre

RINC 2018 will feature speakers from industry, government, academia, and solution providers, who will will share and discuss their vast experiences in Digital Solutions. This event is supported by the IES-SP Student Chapter.

This free event is open to all IES Members and Student Members! Click
HERE to register.
A*ccelerate Now!: 9 Nov 2018 (Fri), 9.00am - 5.30pm,
Fusionopolis One

IES is a supporting partner for this event.
Organised by A*STAR, A*ccelerate NOW! is an innovation and enterprise event focusing on helping companies gain competitive advantage by accelerating technology productisation through the collaborative process of open innovation. 

To find out more, click
HERE. To register, click HERE..
New addition to the Library: Remembering the Golden Era: Technical College Kuala Lumpur
Recently, Er. Siow Keng Cheng FIES dropped by to donate a book, titled Remembering the Golden Era: Technical College Kuala Lumpur to us. It is a collection of photographs, memos, and articles from the former students of Technical College Kuala Lumpur, the precursor to Universiti Teknologi Malaysia. The 300-page book is available for browsing at the IES Library. Thank you Er. Siow for your contribution!
Courses / Seminars / Talks / Workshops
Date   Event   Points

7 Nov (Wed)
0900 - 1830

ABC Waters Professional Elective Module 1 (EU 1): Design, Construction & Maintenance of Sedimentation Basins

7 PDU (PE)

(All TBC)

9 Nov (Fri)
0900 - 1715

Technical Talk on The Nuts and Bolts of Safety Case - Functional Safety and Hazardous Area Awareness
6 PDU (PE)
6 PDU (IES CEng)



12 Nov (Mon)
0900 - 1400

Technical Talk on Wide Bandgap Semiconductor and Application
3 PDU (PE)
3 PDU (IES CEng)


20 - 29 Nov
Joint IES-CILTS Study Trip - Transportation Engineering Wonders and OBOR Logistics Transformation
29 PDU (PE)

26 - 27 Nov
0900 - 1800

Energy Efficiency of Data Centres (2nd Run)
16 PDU (PE)


28 Nov (Wed)
0830 - 1800

The Need to Know IEC61439 - Global Standard on Low-Voltage Switchboard

30 Nov (Fri)
0830 - 1730

Innovation in Design and Construction
6 STU (Struct)
8 PDU (PE)
Other News/Events

The Future We're Building - An Engineering Talk: 8 Nov 2018 (Thu),
2.00pm - 5.30pm, S'pore Discovery Centre (SDC)

SDC and IES are jointly organising this seminar on the future of engineering in Singapore. Apart from a short film screening, a panel of industry leaders from both public and private sectors will share their experiences in engineering and innovation.

For more information, please click
To register, please click


JTC-IES LEAP@CoF Workshop: 22 Nov 2018 (Thu), 6.00pm - 9.00pm,
IES Sembcorp Boardroom, Level 2

JTC and IES started on a joint programme in 2012 under the College of Fellows (CoF) Initiative-Lending Expertise to Advisory Panels, or LEAP@CoF in short. The latest session, related to blast technology and its impacts, is coming up. 

For more information, please click HERE.


Seminar on Design for Manufacturing Assembly: 30 Nov 2018 (Fri), 2.00pm - 5.30pm, NUSS Guild House @ Suntec
This seminar is organised by SIBL. IES members are entitled to the preferential CIJC rate of $160.

For more information, please click HERE.


3rd Asia-Pacific Conference on Complex Systems Design & Management:
6 - 7 Dec 2018, NUS

Discover, learn and share about complex systems engineering at this conference!

For more information, please click
Members' Benefits
Looking to breathe new life into your career?
Join us at IES! Position(s) available:
  • Executive, Professional Registries
The following companies are looking for engineering professionals:
  • Tat Hui Foods Pte Ltd
  • TW-Asia Consultants Pte Ltd
© The Institution of Engineers, Singapore. All rights reserved.
To unsubscribe, feedback or comment, kindly email: