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Announcements, Events, and News
CAFEO 36: 12 - 14 Nov 2018, Resorts World Sentosa

Hosted by IES, CAFEO 36 will bring ASEAN’s engineering community together to focus on two themes: Engineering Rail Connectivity and Fostering Excellence in Engineering Education. It will be an opportunity to meet some 1,000 engineering professionals from 30 countries across the entire value chain. For more info, visit
Youth Technopreneurship Symposium: 12 - 13 Oct 2018, 9.30am onwards, Singapore Polytechnic.
This year’s Youth Technopreneurship Symposium's theme is “Towards more Innovation”.  It is to create business opportunities by leveraging on is to create business opportunities by leveraging on technologies to make Singapore a Smart City. 

For more information and registration, please click HERE.
Cooling Tower Technologies for Sustainable Buildings and Healthy Living Seminar: 1 Nov 2018, 8.30am - 6.00pm, Holiday Inn Singapore Atrium
In recognition of 2018 as the Year of Climate Action, the seminar will address the challenges and technological solutions related to the sustainable functioning of cooling towers in buildings. These technologies seek to minimise the use of water, energy and chemicals, while still eliminating microbial contamination in order to ensure high indoor air quality.

For more information, please click HERE. To register, please click HERE.
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.  
IES Facilities for Rent
Looking to hold an event, but cannot find a suitable location? Fret not, because we're here to help -- The meeting and seminar rooms, as well as our auditorium at our premises at 70 Bukit Tinggi Road are now available for rent!

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Courses / Seminars / Talks / Workshops
Date   Event   Points

25 Sep (Tue)
0930 - 1230

Technical Visit to Emerson Solutions Centre

1 PDU (PE)
1 PDU (IES CEng)


28 Sep (Fri)
0815 - 1300

Risk and Liabilities of Engineers in Construction Projects
3 PDU (PE)
1 STU (Safety)
1 STU (Struct)



29 Sep (Sat)
0830 - 1200

Tai Ji Principle for Health Management & Project Management
3 PDU (PE)
3 PDU (IES CEng)


4 Oct (Thu)
1345 - 1800

Site Visit to Thomson East Coast Line - Marina Bay Station (T226)
2 PDU (PE)

STU (Struct) (TBC)


5 Oct (Fri)
0845 - 1330

Site Visit to Thomson East Coast Line - Orchard Station (T219)
2 PDU (PE)

STU (Struct) (TBC)


8 - 10 Oct
0900 - 1800
Proficiency Masterclass in Energy Efficient Operations, Management and Maintenance of Steam Systems
21 PDU (PE)


10 Oct (Wed)
0830 - 1830

Ensuring Safety and Mitigation Risks to Tunnelling and Deep Excavation Projects
8 PDU (PE)
2 STU (Safety)
4 STU (Struct)



12 Oct (Fri)
0830 - 2030
Site Tour to Manufacturing Glass Plant
2 PDU (PE)

14 - 21 Oct
Study Trip to Mass Transit Railway (MTR) in Hong Kong, Shenzhen and Beijing (ONLY 20 SPOTS AVAILABLE!)
17 PDU (PE)
17 PDU (IES CEng)


16 Oct (Tue)
0830 - 1730
Innovation in Design and Construction
(All TBC)


17 Oct (Wed)
1815 - 2115

Mechanical Professional Practices - PPE Exam Part II
(All TBC)


19 Oct (Fri)
1400 - 1730

Technical Visit to NEA-PUB Food Waste Sludge Co-digestion Facility (LIMITED TO 20 PARTICIPANTS ONLY)
1 PDU (PE)
1 PDU (IES CEng)


20 - 28 Oct
UPDATED: Technical Study Trip to China's Chongqing and Chengdu Smart Manufacturing Bases

24 Oct (Wed)
1800 - 2130

IES Evening Talk on Precast Concrete Structures
  PDU (PE) (TBC)

27 Oct (Sat)
0830 - 1300

Technical Site Visit to Mandai Quarantine Building Development
(All TBC)

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

0900 - 1800
Singapore Certified Energy Manager Course, Professional Level (SCEM) (4 Core + 2 Elective Modules) (e2i Grant Supported)
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Other News/Events

IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Rail Transportation:
12 - 14 Dec 2018, Marina Bay Sands Convention Centre

For more information, click HERE.


Mayor's Network @ North West: 10 Oct 2018 (Wed), 12.00pm - 2.30pm,
One Farrer Hotel

This event is co-organised by the Construction Industry Joint Committee.

Learn more about IP management and brand strategy, as well as the available government schemes for the construction industry, at this networking session. 

For more information and to register, please click HERE.


Medical Devices - Insights to Regulatory Affairs & Quality Assurance: 13 Oct 2018 (Sat), 10.00am - 12.00pm, Aspiration Theatre @ Biopolis
This talk is co-organised by the IES Biomedical Engineering Technical Committee.

For more information, please click HERE.
To register, please click
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