Career Seminar Session

Programme Schedule

Saturday, 25 August 2018


Career Summit Room 1

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.

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

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

Career Summit Room 2