Career and Learning Seminar Sessions

Programme Schedule


Saturday, 25 August 2018

Time Seminar List
1200 - 1245 Mastering your Education with CAE and ECU
Mandie Shean - Her current role is lecturer/researcher at ECU in the School of Education, specialising in resilience, students with diverse needs, working with challenging youth, and behaviour management.
College of Allied Educators

Learn about how you can study the Master of Education (Special Education) with Edith Cowan University, one of the largest universities in Western Australia. Find out what you can expect from the programme, ECU’s unique faculty expertise, and the world of opportunities and career prospects that will open for you once you complete this programme.
1300 - 1345 Motivation, Action, Knowledge, Achievement and No Boundaries
Dr John Fong - CEO of S P Jain School of Global Management in Singapore which has its Global MBA program ranked by Forbes to be amongst the Top 20 in the world.
S P Jain School

In this ever competitive environment, it is easy to lose our focus and be distracted. Come and learn what are the guiding principles and mantras for a successful career. Using the acronym “MAKAN” (meaning to “eat” in Malay), Dr John Fong will provide “food for thought” by demonstrating how he has applied the MAKAN principles in his international career all around the globe.
1400 - 1445 Achieving Your Potential in Engineering
Moderator: Dr Tony Halim - Asst Director, Student Development, School of Engineering, TP
Panelist: Dr. Kwan Kian Hoong - Centre Manager, Clean Energy Research Centre, TP
Panelist: Ms Alina Lu - Chairperson of IEEE Women in Engineering Singapore


An interactive and engaging session where our panel of experts share their journey within the industry and how one can achieve their potential within the industry
1500 - 1545 Fail your way to victory
Jason Tan - Award winning lecturer and marketer, has a double degree in Marketing and Advertising, and an MBA with Northumbria University.
Qiren

Success is stumbling from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm" Winston Churchill. This philosophy has empowered Jason Tan brace numerous ups and downs, turning many No to Yes, making impossible possible, dreams into realities for his studies as well as his career. Everyone can do it, it is just a question of how. 
1600 - 1645 Business of Happiness
Kris Wong - ONE OF SINGAPORE'S FIRST FEMALE HOTEL MANAGERS Hotel Manager, Orchard Parade Hotel
Far East Organization

1700 - 1745 My Career Compass
Cindy Leong - Enneagram Personality Trainer & Career Coach
Infiniti

In this talk, you will learn:
- What motivates you in life
- How Enneagram can help you make sense of your career choices
- Which career best fits for your personality
- Why are you not working well with certain personality types
- How to communicate with different personality types effectively
- How to tap into the gifts of different personality types to form a powerful team

Sunday, 26 August 2018

Time Seminar List
1100 - 1145 What's Next, Finding the New Opportunity 
Irene Lee - Professional Certified Coach under the International Coach Federation and is currently the Principal Career Coach at the Centre for Career Excellence.
Centre for Career Excellence

Over the years, you have acquired the skills and experience to be a professional in your area. How do you leverage on your existing know-how to find new opportunities on your own as you launch your second career? Principal career coach, Irene Lee (PCC) will be sharing her insights and approach when it comes to strategising your next career move in an increasingly competitive career jungle by drilling down to essential questions that every professional should ask themselves before taking the quintessential leap. 
1200 - 1245 Current healthcare sector & programmes delivery by CSM Academy
Mdm Lany Ye - The Academic Director of CSM Academy International overseeing the academics, learning & teaching resources and its growth of all Certificate to Master programmes.
CSM Academy International

This talk will aim at discussing the current healthcare sector in Singapore and how CSM Academy is a part of contributing back to the society. CSM Academy International was established in April 2005. It offers healthcare related education programs that are enhanced through our linkages with several overseas Universities and Organizations that are renowned for their specialist courses in the service arena. We have also been awarded with a 4 years EduTrust Singapore award in August 2017.
1300 - 1345 Embracing Change in the Digital Age
Dr Karippur Nanda Kumar - Associate Professor & Area Head of IT, S P Jain School of Global Management, Singapore.
S P Jain School

Digital technologies are transforming workplaces and the nature of work is predicted to undergo massive change. Innovations in these digital technologies are fundamentally altering how we do business, communicate and relate to one another. Disruption caused by rapid changes in the market, competition, technology and customer expectations is forcing companies to rethink their business models, internal capabilities, and customer experience. How do we embrace change in the digital workplace?
1400 - 1445 My Career Compass
Cindy Leong - Enneagram Personality Trainer & Career Coach
Infiniti

In this talk, you will learn:
- What motivates you in life
- How Enneagram can help you make sense of your career choices
- Which career best fits for your personality
- Why are you not working well with certain personality types
- How to communicate with different personality types effectively
- How to tap into the gifts of different personality types to form a powerful team
1500 - 1545 A career in our laundry business
Mr. Raphael Saw - Director and COO of Far East Central Support Services Group
Far East Organization

Introduction to Far East Organization
1600 - 1645 Astrology Of Career & Money
May Sim - Founder & Chief Astrologer of Selfstrology
Selfstrology Pte. Ltd

In this event, we'll examine:
- Which career paths are suited for your personailty
- Find answers to the questions: ""What should I do for a living?"" / ""What job is suitable for me?""
- Find personal motivations or values that you might be able to integrate in you career