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Announcements, Events, and News

 IES Charles Rudd Distinguished Public Lectures 2021: 14 May 2021 (Fri), 9.00am - 1.00pm

In conjunction with the World Engineering Day for Sustainable Development, the IES Charles Rudd Distinguished Public Lectures will take place on Friday, 14 May 2021. Our invited speakers will share their knowledge on sustainability and its impact on our future lives, through the lens of practice in their various domain specialties.

Click HERE for more information and to register. 


Hike your way to a healthier you with IES!

IES Cycle for Health (May) - Punggol Loop & Coney Island: 15 May 2021 (Sat), 3.30pm, Meeting Point: GoCycling @ Punggol Park

Click on the link above to register for the indicated activities. See you there!


[WEBINAR] Sino-Singapore Technology Market Expansion via Chong Qing: 18 May 2021 (Tue), 4.30pm - 5.30pm

China is one of the biggest markets in the world. However, doing business there is not always easy as there are aspects to consider, such as business and local cultures, partners, and funding. Together with our partners ACE and Chong Qing Bishan Hi Tech Development Zone, IES-INCA brings to you this webinar to increase awareness of the opportunities in Chongqing that awaits tech venture companies.

For more information, click HERE.
Click HERE to register.


IES-YEC Webinar - Transportation Infrastructure Engineering Design & Construction in Singapore: 31 May 2021 (Mon), 7.00pm - 8.00pm

Join us as Er. David Ng introduces the various types of transportation infrastructure from underground bored tunneling to above-ground viaduct structures.

For more information and to register, please click HERE.


Invitation to become Energy Innovation Challenge mentors for NED 2021

The Energy Innovation Challenge (EIC), a regular fixture every NED, is jointly organised by IES, Science Centre Singapore and the Singapore Nuclear Research and Safety Initiative. EIC aims to interest, excite and enable students to understand and experience how engineering plays a part in their daily lives.

IES would like to invite members to volunteer as mentors to participating students, and share with them your knowledge and experience, as they prepare for the Challenge.

Click HERE to view a letter from Ms Jasmine Foo, NED Organising Committee Chair, with more information about EIC 2021.


Invest or Connect with our IES Incubator & Accelerator (IES-INCA) Incubatees!

IES-INCA has been supporting tech companies led by IES members in their commercialisation journey. Many of them are now ready for investments, and are seeking business development opportunities to bring their solutions to market. 

Keen to invest and help to grow these ventures? Join our IES-INCA and ISCA Investor network to be updated on Deal Flow opportunities! Also, visit our Technology Showcase to see what our Incubatees are delivering to the market!

1. Singapore Standards for Public Comments  - 7 May 2021
2. Circular on Ex-Gratia Payment to Consultants for Evaluating/Certifying Contractors' COVID-related Claims
IES / IESA CPD Courses & Events
Dat   Event   CPD Points

12 May (Wed)
1600 - 1800

[WEBINAR] Technical Seminar on Electrification of Transport

2 STU (M&E)

PDU (PE, CEng) (TBC)

20 - 21 May
0900 - 1245

[WEBINAR] Scaffold Design Basics and Safety (23rd Run)
2 STU (Safety)
3 STU (Struct)

6 PDU (PE)

(All TBC)

21 May (Fri)
1500 - 1700

[WEBINAR] Introduction to Hydroinformatics
2 PDU (PE, CEng)

25 May (Tue)
1500 - 1700

[WEBINAR] Emerging Technologies in Water Sector
2 PDU (PE, CEng)

25 May (Tue)
0900 - 1730

Design for Maintainability (2nd Run)

28 May (Fri)
1500 - 1800

[WEBINAR] AI-driven Industry 4.0 and Predictive Maintenance: A New Normal
PDU (PE, CEng) (TBC)

28 May (Fri)
0900 - 1730

[WEBINAR] Essential Construction Project Management Skills For Engineers & Technical Officers (14th Run)

9 - 10 Jun
Refer to website

Understanding Supervision Duties and Safe & Risk Management During Lifting Operations Involving Mobile and Tower Crane at Construction Sites (4th Run)
2 STU (Safety)
6 STU (Struct)

9 PDU (PE)

(All TBC)

11 Jun (Fri)
1300 - 1715

[WEBINAR] Design for Safety in Construction (14th Run)
2 STU (Safety)
4 PDU (PE)


17 - 18 Jun
1300 - 1815

[WEBINAR] Piling Works, Design & Testinng Following Eurocodes and Safety & Your Legal Obligations (3rd Run)

2 STU (Safety)
6 STU (Struct)

9 PDU (PE)
(All TBC)
Industry Happenings
[WEBINAR] Conversations on Singapore Women's Development:
11 May 2021, 6.30pm - 8.30pm

The Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth invites all members to join Minister Edwin Tong and Prof Lisa Ng (Executive Director, A*STAR Biomedical Research Council) in the above webinar to share your views and recommendations, as working professionals, on how to better support women in the workplace.

For more information and to register, please click HERE.
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