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Announcements, Events and News


25 May 2023 (Thu), Singapore Polytechnic Convention Centre (SPCC), 9.00am - 3.00pm


Registrations are now open for the IES Charles Rudd Distinguished Public Lectures happening on 25 May 2023!

View the brochure here for more information
and RSVP now to register!


Note: For more information or enquiries, please email charlotte.seah@iesnet.org.sg

IES Directory 2023 is now available online!


The 2023 edition of the IES Directory (PDF) is now available online and has been uploaded to the Members' Portal for your reference. You may access it under "Resources for Members" upon login with your User ID and password. 

Please note that in line of IES' sustainability efforts, the Directory has gone digital.


Click here for more information.

Note: For more information or enquiries, please email publications@iesnet.org.sg

[Closing soon] CALL FOR PAPERS -
Seminar on Building Facade Inspection 2023
27 June 2023 (Tue), Venue & Time: TBC


Happening on the 27th June 2023, the Building Facade Inspection Seminar requires speakers with skills in Periodic Facade Inspection, Standards Development, Drone Services, Application of AI in Facade Inspection, and Training and Certification, among others.

Organised by The Singapore Engineer magazine, and supported by BuildSG, speakers will need to submit details of their presentation to the Seminar Secretariat before the deadline.


*Deadline for submission of synopsis: 30 April 2023

For more information on the submission requirements,
click HERE

Note: For more information or enquiries, please email desmond@iesnet.org.sg or nuraini@iesnet.org.sg

[Closing soon]
IES Membership Promotion Drive 2023

IES is having a membership promotion drive from now till the end of April 2023, where new applicants can enjoy 50% off subscription fees for the first year, plus a waiver of the admin and entrance fees when they sign up as a new member!

Feel free to spread this to network who are undecided about joining as an IES member and applying for Chartered Engineer certification!

For more information, please click HERE.
Promotion ends 30 Apr.

IES-INCA Activities
Short Courses/Events

[Last Call for Signup] 
1. Technopreneur Development Committee presents Technopreneur Dialogue 2023 
5 May 2023 (Fri), 9.00am - 2.00pm


The Technopreneur Dialogue 2023 brings together Engineering & Technology Business Leaders to celebrate the journeys undertaken by our Tech Ventures and Enterprises in pursuit of technology commercialisation and business growth. As we aim to establish Singapore as a leader in the knowledge and future economy, IES, together with IES-INCA and ACE curated a lineup of speakers to share their experiences and learning points in building their companies in Singapore and beyond.

Register here: https://ies-td2023.eventbrite.sg
Special rate tickets for IES Members @ $35. (Usual price $49)


[Last Call for Signup] 
2. Retaining & Developing Talents in the Engineering Industry - Featuring Effective Strategies (2nd Run):
8 May 2023 (Mon), 9.00am - 5.00pm

This is a one-day workshop that provides Engineering Business Owners / Engineering Managers / Engineers insights on how to introduce, develop and retain talents for their Engineering business. Hear from our fellow Engineer and experienced HR practitioner Mr Leong Siew Why on how you can implement better HR systems to manage your talent. 

Sign up here: https://bit.ly/talent-may2023
*Early bird signups get 10% off
course fees! Offer ends 21 Apr.


[Last Call for Signup] 
 3. Finance Masterclass for Engineering & Tech Venture Leaders (3rd Run):
10 May 2023 (Fri), 9.00am - 5.30pm

This course helps our Engineering Leaders and Tech Venture Leaders gain the essential and practical knowledge of running your Engineering and Technology Business to better plan your growth, manage your finances, your business risks and compliance effectively. Our trainer is IES-INCA Mentor Mr Eric Tan who has extensive years of experience in corporate finance management, audit, investment, training and mentoring companies. Sharpen your finance knowledge to better plan your company growth and projects finance planning.

Sign up here: https://bit.ly/finance-may2023
*Early bird signups get 10% off course fees! Offer ends 21 Apr.


 4. Project Management for Engineers / Engineering Managers
17-18 May 2023, 9.00am - 5.00pm

In our engineering profession, working in project teams is common due to the complexity of engineering work. As an engineer or an engineering project manager, the ability to effectively manage both the technical and people aspects of projects is crucial to its success. 

This workshop is tailored specifically to help participants acquire such skills. With a focus on critical thinking and role play, you will gain insights on how to deliver optimal results within a prescribed schedule/budget, effectively managing team dynamics and project stakeholders. 

Sign up here: https://bit.ly/pm-may2023
IES / IESA CPD Courses & Events
Date   Event   CPD Points

3 May (Wed)
0900 - 1800

  PPE Part 2 Exam Electrical Engineering - Code of Practice for Lightning Protection SS555:2018 [IESA]  
6 PDU (PE, CEng)


10 May (Wed)
0900 - 1315

  Working Safely At Height (14th Run) [IESA]  
2 STU (Safety)

4 PDU (PE, CEng)

12 May (Fri)
1400 - 1800
  Sustainable Energy for Sustainable Transportation  
PDU (PE, CEng)


12 May (Fri)
1300 - 1715

  Design for Safety in Construction (22nd Run) [IESA]  
2 STU (Safety)
4 PDU (PE, CEng)


15-16 May
0900 - 1245

  Scaffold Design Basics and Safety (34th Run) [IESA]  
2 STU (Safety)
3 STU (Struct)
6 PDU (PE, CEng)
(All TBC)

17 May (Wed)
0900 - 1730
  Green and Sustainable Construction  
6 STU (Struct)

PDU (PE, CEng)

19 May (Fri)
0900 - 1245
  Essential Construction Project Management Skills For Engineers & Technical Officers 31st Run (Physical Class) [IESA]  
2 STU (Safety)
3 STU (Struct)

7 PDU (PE, CEng)

22 May (Mon)
1230 - 1900
  Digital Construction Part II (IDD Concept and Digital Tools (1st Run) [IESA]  
6 STU (Struct)
6 PDU (PE, CEng)
(All TBC)

1. Transport Infrastructure Collaboration Panel (TICP) to Deepen Partnerships and Achieve Win-Win Outcomes
Other Industry News / Events

The Architects Academy: SIA Building Contracts 2016 - Sessions 1 to 4
26 Apr, 5 May, 10 May, 19 May 2023, 2.00pm to 7.00pm

The SIA Building Contracts 2016 course looks to impart knowledge of the new suite of standard form contracts (in particular, the Design & Build contract) to the architectural community to bring the practice of building contract administration up to date, and in line with the current industry practice.

Participants will get familiar with the SIA Building Contract 2016 - the foundational tools for building contract administration and accumulate expertise to improve their administration of building contracts.

For more information, click HERE.


BuildSG LEAD Summit 2023: "BE Ahead: Building Resilience for the Future"
11 May 2023 (Thu), 9.00am - 1.00pm 

Join other C-Suite executives and Principals of Built Environment firms at the BuildSG LEAD Summit 2023 and be included in the discussion on pertinent issues within the sector.

The summit will be featuring a special showcase by BCA on the transformation efforts initiated by progressive industry firms. Hear from distinguished speakers from Rolls-Royce, Landsec (UK) and CapitaLand Investment and be a part of the conversation as they share their insights on building an ecosystem of growth and resilience & transforming the value chain.


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



[WEBINAR] Construction Insurance & Bonds in Singapore: A Legal Overview
11 May 2023 (Thu), 2.00pm - 5.00pm 

The webinar will cover both the practical and legal aspects of insurance and bonds pertaining to construction projects, case law developments, and workmen’s compensation/CAR /public liability/medical and hospitalisation benefits for construction projects.

Hear from Mr Christopher Chuah, President of Chartered Institute of Building Singapore (CIOB) & Partner at WongPartnership LLP, and Mr Sean Tan, Financial Services Director at Great Eastern Financial Advisers Pte Ltd.


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



BCA Academy: Course on Introduction to the Regulatory Approval Process via CORENET X
5 May 2023 (Fri), 10.00am - 5.00pm 

The course introduces the new regulatory approval workflow and the associated requirements, the rational and benefits to the industry at large, and implementation timeline.

CORENET X is set to redesign and streamline the regulatory processes across multiple agencies for all the new building works. Leveraging on technology and BIM, the new process aims to drive greater upfront collaboration and coordination among project teams, as well as synergy across regulatory agencies.

Click here to register.


IStructE: CTIL Technical Seminar on Latest Innovations in
Steel Construction cum Launch of BCI: 2023

5 Jun 2023 (Mon), 12.00pm to 5.30pm

Join us for a technical seminar on the latest innovations in steel construction and witness the launch of the latest 3rd edition of BC1:2023 at SIT. This seminar calls for awareness and innovative use of structural steel for more sustainable, economic, productive, and safer building.

Hear from leading industry speakers and researchers as they share the latest trends of our steel construction in the industry, challenges and innovative solutions in the design and construction of longspan and complex structures, and the benefits and success of using such solutions.


For more information, click HERE.


Society of Project Managers (SPM) 3rd SPM Golf Tournament 2023
28 Jul 2023 (Fri), Sentosa Golf Club

Sponsors and Participants Needed! SPM organizes its 3rd Golf Tournament 2023 in hopes of promoting and enhancing the relationship among its members, supporters, and friends from the Built Environment as well as raise funds for the SPM Secretariat to work towards having its very own secretarial office.

Participants will receive a series of door gifts, stand a chance to win Hole-in-One prizes and join in the lucky draws. Some of the funds will be used to contribute to the Singapore Children’s Society, which is SPM’s adopted charity.

For more information, click HERE.
Click here to download the registration form.


CIJC Participates in WeCare @ North West
10 Jun 2023 (Sat), 9.00am – 1.00pm, Blk 3 Marsiling Road S730003

Volunteers Required! WeCare @ North West – Service Weeks aim to bring our community and corporate partners together, and provide festive cheers to the needy residents residing in public rental units in the North West District through the distribution of WeCare Festive Packs.

This call for volunteers will need a minimum of 2-3 volunteers to assist with distribution, collection and delivery of items, setting up of a "Pop-Up" Market, registration and crowd management, and act as Personal Shoppers to assist the beneficiaries in choosing their items.

For more information, click HERE.
Deadline for submission of interest is 21st April, Friday.

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