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Announcements, Events, and News
[WEBINAR] IES-INCA Entrepreneur Series - The Entrepreneurship Journey of the King of the World World Toilet Organisation:
5 Oct 2020 (Mon), 5.00pm - 6.30pm

Jack Sim is a legend among Singapore entrepreneurs. Join this talk to listen to his entrepreneur experience. He will also introduce Bottom of the Pyramid (BoP) and Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), from where you may explore your own business opportunities.
For more information and to register, click HERE.
[VIRTUAL EVENT] EMBS Singapore Symposium 2020: 9 Oct 2020 (Thu), 9.00am - 4.30pm
This symposium aims to update, refresh and as well as highlight advances in the practice of Engineering in Medicine and Biology from a multidisciplinary approach. 

There will also be a new segment for student abstract competition this year as a platform for aspiring students to showcase their innovations in this field of engineering in Medicine and Biology.

For more information and to register, please click HERE.
iNPQS Specification - Call for Public Comments 
Members of the public are invited to comment on the Draft Specifications for publication on the iNPQS platform which is scheduled to be launched to the public in November 2020. The comments will be collated and forwarded to the relevant parties for consideration into the final document.
The Draft Specifications for Public Comments are organised under different Sections based on Architecture, Civil & Structural and Mechanical & Electrical disciplines.

For more information, please click HERE.
CPD Courses & Events
Date   Event   CPD Points

21 - 22 Sep
0900 - 1245

[WEBINAR] Scaffold Design Basics and Safety (19th Run)

2 STU (Safety)
3 STU (Struct)
6 PDU (PE)



23 Sep (Wed)
1400 - 1600

[WEBINAR] Lean and Safety Enhancement
1 STU (Safety)

(All TBC)


25 Sep (Fri)
1500 - 1730

[WEBINAR] AI in Transportation
2 PDU (PE, IES CEng)

29 Sep (Tue)
1400 - 1600

[WEBINAR] Launch of SS652:2019 Singapore Standard on Maintainability of Facilities


29 Sep (Tue)
1430 - 1745

[WEBINAR] Piling Works, Standards and Specification (1st Run)
3 STU (Struct)
3 PDU (PE)
(All TBC)


30 Sep (Wed)
1330 - 1745

[WEBINAR] Security of Payment Act: Know your rights and obligations (1st Run)
2 STU (Safety)
4 PDU (PE, IES CEng)

(All TBC)


1 Oct (Thu)
1500 - 2200

Increasing Productivity: New Developments in Construction Methods & Materials (13th Run)
6 STU (Struct)

6 PDU (PE, IES CEng) (TBC)

2 Oct (Fri)
1600 - 1830

[WEBINAR] Workplace Safety and Business Continuity Plan (BCP)


STU (Safety)
(All TBC)


5 Oct (Mon)
1830 - 2130

Fundamental Concepts for Construction Site Safety (Part 1) (8th Run)
2 STU (Struct)
3 PDU (PE, IES CEng)
(All TBC)


8 Oct (Thu)
0900 - 1630

[WEBINAR] Cracks in Concrete - Causes, Prevention, Inspection and Rectification QSS (41st Run)
6 STU (Struct)

6 PDU (PE, IES CEng) (TBC)

17 Oct (Sat)
0900 - 1215

[WEBINAR] Module 1 Construction of Underground & Related Structures - Piling and Foundation
3 STU (Struct)
3 PDU (PE)


19 Oct (Mon)
1500 - 2215

Module 3 Welding and Cutting Processes (2nd Run)
6 STU (Struct)
6 PDU (PE, IES CEng)
(All TBC)

Other News / Events

[WEBINAR] Green Finance & Certification for Real Estate Industry:
25 Sep 2020 (Fri), 4.00pm

This event is supported by the IES Environmental and Water Engineering TC. 

This seminar will explore the area of green financing for real estate, through the eyes of a panel of industry experts. 

For more information and to register, please click HERE.


[WEBINAR] Catalyst of COVID-19 for Future Smart FM: 
9 Oct 2020 (Fri), 3.00pm - 5.00pm

This event is organised by RICS SEA in collaboration with REDAS, and is supported by IES.

This webinar will examine how COVID-19 has acted as a catalyst for the acceleration of Smart Facilities Management through the integration of processes, systems, technologies and people to enhance the performance of building facilities. How the sector can move forward in the new COVID-19 economy will also be discussed.

IES members stand to enjoy the preferential rate of $58.85 for this seminar.
For more information, please click HERE.


Smart Chilled Water Pumping System - Designing for Maximum Efficiency Course: 15 - 16 Oct 2020, 9.00am - 5.00pm

This course is good for engineers who already have basic knowledge and experience in air-conditioning system design, and would like to gain deeper understanding on how the dynamic characteristics of components and chilled water affect the overall energy efficiency of cooling systems

Click HERE for the course flyer and HERE for the timetable.
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