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Issue 162, 17 Oct 2017

Dear Members and Friends

Your Chamber is supporting a dinner organised by SBF in honour of Her Excellency President Halimah Yacob on 3 November 2017. The President will attend the dinner.

Cost is SGD150 per person and your Chamber has committed to  taking two tables.  If you wish to buy a seat,  please send an  email  to my colleague  Sopia at [email protected].  Seats will be  allocated on a first-come-first-served basis.

Full details of the venue and time are not yet available and will be advised to those who buy a seat in due course.

In closing, please allow me to wish all who celebrate, Happy Deepavali!

Warmest regards

Victor Mills
Chief Executive 


Distinguished Speaker Series: CEO of Future-Moves Group,
Mr Devadas Krishnadas, 25 October 2017

Multiple shake ups in the past year have resulted in shifts in the economic, political and security parameters. What are the implications for Singapore and for ASEAN? Join us at this dialogue with Mr Krishnadas as he provides his insights into today’s new world order to help businesses stay ahead of the curve.  Read more

Industry Update on the Rail Projects in Malaysia and Opportunities for Multinationals, 26 October 2017
Jointly organised by SICC and AmCham, this panel session will focus on updates and roadmap of the Light Rail Transit, Mass Rapid Transit and the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High Speed Rail projects.  Read more

Dialogue with the Ministry of Education, 31 October 2017
The year’s annual dialogue with the Ministry of Education will focus on how to promote the culture of developing passion in learning and the entrepreneurial spirit amongst our young.  
Read more

Innovation Series: PestBusters, 3 November 2017
Hear from the man behind PestBusters’ success story – Chairman and CEO, Mr Thomas Fernandez. Thomas will talk about how his company leverages technology to transform the way work is conventionally done in his industry. Read more

5 Key Skills Needed in the Digital Economy, 9 November 2017
Dr Jaclyn Lee, Senior Director of Human Resources & Head of HR Technology and Analytics, Singapore University of Technology and Design, will share the skills we need to embrace the future and stay usefully employed.  Read more

Future Ready Now, 14 November 2017
Jack Sim and Liu Yan, the visionary co-founders of the School of Gumption will conduct a lunch-time workshop on how life-long learning powered by the values of the 6Cs can help individuals, teams and organisations thrive in the future workplace.  Read more

Building An Enlivening Culture for Breakthrough Performance,
17 November 2017

In this highly experiential and interactive session, participants will understand the business case for an enlivening, positive, mindful culture and participate in practical exercises you can take away and practise in your organisations.  Read more

Women in Leadership Series: Sue Kyung Lee, 22 November 2017
A Diversity  Leader for  P&G in  Asia Pacific and a  champion for  female  empowerment at the workplace,  Sue Kyung will share insights from  P&G’s #WeSeeEqual programme to support gender equality.  She will also take us  on a personal  journey of staying true to yourself when making choices.   
Read more

ATA Carnet Seminar: The Passport for Goods, 23 November 2017
Understand how the ATA Carnet works, and how your business can benefit from using it. This half-day seminar will equip participants with all they need to know to apply for and use the ATA Carnet.  Read more

Distinguished Speaker Series: Dr Vivian Balakrishnan,
27 November 2017

Dr Vivian Balakrishnan, Minister for Foreign Affairs, will share his thoughts on ASEAN as it marks its golden jubilee this year. This closed-door dialogue is exclusive to members. Chatham house rules apply.  
Read more

Enabling Strategy Execution, 1 December 2017
Following a fruitful first session in October, we will dive deeper into the topic of strategy execution at this panel discussion. Hear from leaders of top global companies like Oracle and Schneider Electric who implement strategy every day.  Read more

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Committee Meetings

 19 October 2017,
Human Capital Committee Meeting

30 October 2017,
Cybersecurity Committee Meeting

2 November 2017,
Corporate Governance & Regulatory Committee Meeting

8 November 2017,
ASEAN Committee Meeting

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