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Announcements, Events, and News

WES 2021 - Engineering Towards A Post-pandemic Sustainable World: Call for Papers

A focal point for ideas, research findings, solutions and best practices, WES 2021 will address a range of critical issues on how engineering can contribute toward sustainability in a pandemic and post-pandemic world. The WES 2021 Technical Committee invites members to submit papers for presentation in the following areas:

1. Sustainable Living Through Technology
2. Future Engineering and Industry 4.0
3. Al and Digitalisation
4. Sustainable Urban Mobility
5. Engineering Education
6. Enterprise and Commercialisation

Authors are invited to submit a 300-word abstract to the WES Secretariat via the EasyChair portal (see attached guide HERE). All queries may also be directed to the Secretariat at Thank you.


Participate in the Engineering Innovation Challenge 2021!

IES would like to invite all undergraduate students to take part in the Engineering Innovation Challenge (EIC) 2021. Participants will be tasked to invent a prototype, explore, or make improvements to the applications of ionising radiation.

Through the Challenge, you can expand your network, experience engineering beyond the classroom, and inspire others to follow you. Attractive prizes await as well! 

Sign up today! 

*Registration closes 14 July 2021, or when all available slots are filled. For more information, please contact Ms Shelly Ng at

**EIC is one of the anchor activities of NED, organised by IES, Science Centre Singapore and the Singapore Nuclear Research and Safety Initiative. It aims to excite and enable students to experience how engineering figures in their lives.


[WEBINAR] Sustainability in Singapore – Crisis or Opportunity?: 22 Jul 2021 (Thu), 1.00pm - 2.15pm
This webinar is a collaboration between IES-INCA and ISCA.

Sustainability is an important part of Singapore’s national agenda, with climate change a long-term and high-priority issue. In this webinar, our speaker Associate Professor Lee Poh Seng will address the opportunities and challenges for sustainability in Singapore, and in the implementation of the Singapore Green Plan 2030. 

For more information, please click HERE.
To register (non-ISCA members), please click HERE.


Incubate your Tech Venture with the IES Incubator Accelerator (IES-INCA)

IES-INCA is inviting IES members and Technopreneurs, who are scaling up their Deep Tech ventures, to incubate with us. Deep Tech ventures are companies which are built on technology IPs that can be protected through patents, trade secrets and copyright. We focus on companies in the Infrastructure Tech, IOT/Smart Cities, Robotics/Automation, and Cleantech/Sustainability space.

Through our incubation program, venture leaders will be matched with suitable business and technology mentors to guide their companies in navigating the market for growth, tech development and fundraising.

To enquire for incubation or have a chat to explore, email or register at

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In Memoriam: Alfred Joseph Gabriel, Founding Member, Former IES Vice President and Council Member

Mr Alfred Joseph Gabriel FIES, a Founding Member of IES, passed away peacefully on 9 June 2021. He was 102.

He helped guide IES in its formative years, serving in a number of positions between 1966 and 1974: Council Member (1966 – 1968, 1969 – 1971), Honorary Treasurer (1968 – 1969, 1971 – 1972), and Vice President (1972 – 1974).

IES was an organisation very dear to Mr Gabriel’s heart and he will be fondly missed by its members. The President, Council and Secretariat are deeply saddened by this news and express their sincere condolences to his family.

1. Reminder On Installation of Plastic Pipes When Used In Areas Exposed To Sunlight

2. PUB's Stipulations of Standards & Requirements for Water Fittings for Use in Potable Water Service Installations

3. WELS Guidebook (22 Jun 2021)
IES / IESA CPD Courses & Events
Date   Event   CPD Points

29 Jun (Tue)
1500 - 1800

[WEBINAR] IES-SIA Joint Webinar: Singapore Green Plan 2030 and Advanced Energy Conservation

3 STU (Struct)
3 PDU (PE, CEng)


30 Jun - 25 Aug
0900 - 1700

Young Engineers Leadership Programme (7th Run)
CET Hours (TBC)

3 Jul & 7 Aug
0900 - 1700

[HYBRID] IStructE Chartered Membership Examination Preparatory Course

7 Jul (Wed)
1600 - 1800
[WEBINAR] Intelligent Solutions to Improve Efficiency of Clean Water Application
2 PDU (PE, CEng)

8 Jul (Thu)
1400 - 1700

Key Amendments to Fire Code 2018
STU (Struct, M&E)
PDU (PE, CEng) (All 

9 Jul (Fri)
0900 - 1200

[WEBINAR] IES-iNPQS Workshop: Concreting Works
STU (Struct)
PDU (PE, CEng) (All 

9, 12, 14 Jul
0900 - 1800

IES Facility & Energy Management (IFEM Course) (2021 Revised Edition) (4th Run)
20 PDU (PE)


15, 16 Jul
1300 - 1820

[WEBINAR] Understanding Duties and Liabilities in Building and Civil Engineering Works And Lessons from Construction Accident Case Studies (3rd Run)
2 STU (Safety)
6 STU (Struct)

10 PDU (PE, CEng)
10 SDU


22 Jul (Thu)
1500 - 1700

[WEBINAR] A Practical Engineering Guide on Adjustable Fixing Solutions
STU (Struct)
PDU (PE, CEng) (All 

22 - 23 Jul
0900 - 1245

[WEBINAR] Scaffold Design Basics and Safety (24th Run)
2 STU (Safety)
3 STU (Struct)

6 PDU (PE)

(All TBC)


28 - 29 Jul
1300 - 1820

[WEBINAR] Structural Concrete Works in Building and Civil Engineering Projects and Common WSH Hazards & Risk Management 2.0 at Construction Sites (5th Run)
2 STU (Safety)
6 STU (Struct)
10 SDU 

10 PDU (PE, CEng) (TBC)

10 Aug (Tue)
1300 - 1900

[WEBINAR] Guide to Structural Steel, Stainless Steel & Aluminium for Construction Projects (14th Run)
6 STU (Struct)

PDU (PE, CEng) (TBC)
Industry Happenings
[WEBINAR] Fostering Fostering Malaysia Singapore Partnership through Smart Cities Projects in Penang and Johor: 29 Jun 2021 (Tue),
3.00pm - 4.30pm

This webinar, co-organised by Singapore Business Federation and Smart Cities Network, is an engagement programme for stakeholders and parties who are interested in projects in the Johor and Penang as part of the Smart Cities initiative in ASEAN.

For more information, please click HERE.


ABC Waters - Embracing Sustainable Blue-Green Solutions for Urban Cities:
1 Jul 2021 (Thu), 7.00pm - 9.00pm

This seminar is in conjunction with the Singapore International Water Week.

In this webinar, the process in which Active, Beautiful, Clean Waters (ABC Waters) design concepts are brought to life from design to construction will be discussed. Awardees of the ABC Waters Certificate (Gold) will also be sharing on how they have managed to successfully integrate the blue and the green into their urban designs.

For more information, please click HERE.


Industry IFC Webinar Series for BIM Software

This is a series of webinars, organised and supported by various government agencies, that will take place in July 2021. The webinars will cover the i
mportance of multi-disciplinary BIM-based coordination, the latest BIM Software progress to support use of IFC, and will have a hands-on demo by BIM Software Developers.

To register, please click HERE.
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