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Announcements, Events and News


 IES Opens Nominations for
Sustainability Awards and 
Prestigious Engineering Achievement Awards 2023

The call for nominations was announced today for the annual IES Prestigious Engineering Achievement Awards and the inaugural IES Sustainability Awards. The two esteemed awards will pay homage to individuals and organisations for their exceptional achievements in pushing the boundaries of engineering to support Singapore’s transformation towards a green, climate-resilient and sustainable future.

Nomination entries are to be submitted via the links for the IES Prestigious Engineering Achievement Awards and IES Sustainability Awards. Winners will receive their awards at the IES 57th Annual Dinner on 9 November 2023, held in conjunction with the World Engineers Summit (WES) 2023.

For categories and submission criteria for both Awards, please click here.

Nominations close on 28 July 2023.

Note: For any queries, please email awards@iesnet.org.sg

Engineering and Accounting:
The Twin Pillars of Trust for Sustainability

2 August 2023, 5.00pm - 7.30pm, 
ISCA House (60 Cecil Street, Singapore 049709)


IES-INCA and ISCA invites members to witness the partnership between the IES-INCA and the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA) through an MOU signing to foster greater collaboration between both Institutions through professional exchange, investments and collaborations to drive initiatives in Sustainability. 

Hear from panelists as they explore collaboration opportunities for engineers and accountants to achieve sustainable solutions and discussions on “Engineering and Accounting: The Twin Pillars of Trust for Sustainability’’.

Click here for more information.
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Note: For any queries, please email incubate@ies-inca.org.sg

National Engineers Day (NED) 2023:
Shaping a Circular Economy Through Engineering

15-26 August 2023, 9.00am - 5.00pm
[Venue TBC]


Annually celebrated since 2010, NED is back for its 14th edition this coming August. The National Engineers Day 2023 aims to recognize the achievements of young engineers, to inspire them, and nurture a keen interest in engineering.

NED also incorporates the Engineering Innovation Challenge (EIC), a nation-wide competition where students work on a theme-based project for students to gain hands-on experience in developing innovative solutions to address real-world problems, with this year's theme being Engineering for Resilient City Living.

For more information, visit the event website at www.ned-ies.org.

Note: For any queries, please email pco@iesnet.org.sg


8-10 November 2023, 9.00am - 6.00pm, 
Marina Bay Sands, Singapore

Launched in 2013, the biennial World Engineers Summit (WES) is a premier platform for engineering-centric discussions to advance the world towards a resilient, sustainable future. Since its inaugural edition in 2013, WES has become a premier global summit championing engineering-centric discussions on sustainable development.

Back for its 6th run, this year's WES is themed "Engineering for a Sustainable Future". WES 2023 Technical Committee invites the submission of technical papers for presentation at the Summit, in the following areas: 

  • Sustainability through Technology
  • Building a Resilient Future against Climate Change
  • Future of Industry Sustainability
  • Smart and Sustainable Urban Mobility
  • A Greener and Renewable Built Environment
  • Pedagogy and Education Technology in Engineering Education

We would like to invite authors to submit a 200-250 words abstract here.

For more information on submission of your abstract, please visit the WES website.

Note: For any queries, please email wes@iesnet.org.sg


Igniting ASEAN's Blue Economy & Green Energy

21-23 November 2023
Bali, Indonesia

The conference invites the submission of technical papers for the conference happening in Bali, 21-23 November 2023, in the following areas: 

- Renewable Energy
- Low-Carbon Transport
- Energy Efficient Buildings
- Clean Energy Technologies

- Coastal Tourism 
- Marine Living Resources
- Port Activities
- Shipbuilding and repair
- Maritime Transport

For submissions, click here.

Note: Please email charlotte.seah@iesnet.org.sg for any further enquiries.

CPD Courses & Events
Date   Event   CPD Points
7 Jul (Fri)
1300 - 1715
  Understanding & Implementing Design for Safety (DfS) (4th Run) - [IESA]   2 STU (Safety)
4 SDU 

4 PDU (PE, CEng)
10 Jul (Mon)
0900 - 1630
  Module 1 & 2 Construction Of Underground & Related Structures Piling & Foundations & Earth Retaining Structures (20th Run) - [IESA]   6 STU (Struct)
6 PDU (PE, CEng)
(All TBC)
11-12 Jul
Refer to website
  Scaffold Design Basics and Safety (34th Run) - [IESA]   2 STU (Safety)
3 STU (Struct)
6 PDU (PE, CEng)
(All TBC)
12 Jul (Wed)
0900 - 1730
  Understanding The Requirement for Development Interfacing with Rail Infrastructure   5 Units under Survey-Related Activity
6 STU (M&E)

PDU (PE, CEng)
14 Jul (Fri)
0900 - 1030
  Launch of NEW Technical References in railway - TR 94 : 2021, TR 98 : 2021 and TR 107 : 2022   1 STU (Struct, M&E)

PDU (PE, CEng)
17-18 Jul
Refer to website
  2-Day Masterclass and Seminar on Design of Timber Structures to Eurocode 5 [IStructE]   8 STU (Struct)
12 PDU (PE, CEng)
1. Proper Securing of Cladding Panels Installed on Escalators
Other Industry News / Events


ICE 14th Brunel International Lecture Series: South-East Asia.

The ICE, together with the International Coalition for Sustainable Infrastructure (ICSI), is organising the South-East Asia region lecture of the 14th Brunel International Lecture series. 

Join Honorary Council Member Er. Tan Seng Chuan, who will be speaking about implementing sustainable and resilient infrastructure to help reduce the effects of natural disasters in South-East Asia, along with other speakers hailing from Atkins, Asian Development Bank, TEMBUSU Asia Consulting, and Asian Civil Engineering Coordinating Council (ACECC).

For more information click here.
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