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ondemand_video  Free Online Event

Supporting Industry Transformation through Upskilling Singapore’s Workforce

Organised in collaboration with SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) and supported by all the Autonomous Universities, Institute of Technical Education (ITE) and Polytechnics, [email protected] prepares you for challenges in the future and lets you gain new knowledge from our industry leaders. With over 50 online workshops across 6 core themes, [email protected] is designed to help mid-career job seekers and fresh graduates upskill and reskill, to stay relevant and employable.

Wednesday,
4 August 2021

9:00 am – 5:30 pm SGT

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EXHIBITORS

Discover New Opportunities with
Institutes of Higher Learning

Kickstart and progress your career with quality training programmes from Universities, Polytechnics and the Institute of Technical Education.


Supported by

LinkedIn
Our Esteemed Speakers

Gain Insights From Industry Movers and Shakers

Mr Chan Chun Sing

Minister for Education

Professor Tan Thiam Soon

President,
Singapore Institute of Technology

Professor Chua Kee Chaing

Deputy President (Academic) and Provost,
Singapore Institute of Technology

Mr Yeoh Keat Chuan

Deputy Head,
Enterprise Development Group,
Temasek International​

Deputy Head, Singapore Projects,
Temasek International

Mr Frank Koo

Head of Asia,
Talent and Learning Solutions,
LinkedIn


Learn More About Our Esteemed Speakers

Discover Workshops
Testimonials

What Our Past Participants Say


ondemand_video Wednesday, 4 August 2021 | 9:00 am – 5:30 pm SGT

Stand Out in the Dynamic Job Market:
Upskill and Reskill through Continuous Learning


Reserve My Seat

Workshop seats are limited. Reserve early to secure your seat.

Q: What is this event about?

A: The SkillsFuture Month is organised annually by SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) to inspire Singaporeans to develop a passion for lifelong learning and pursue skills mastery. One of the key events is the SkillsFuture at an Institute of Higher Learning. This year, Singapore Institute of Technology, with the support of all the Autonomous Universities, Polytechnics, and the Institute of Technical Education (ITE), will host the event ‘[email protected]’. [email protected] will take place on Wednesday, 4 August 2021 from 9:00 am to 5:30 pm.


Q: What can I expect at this year’s [email protected]?

A: Themed ‘Supporting Industry Transformation through Upskilling Singapore’s Workforce’, [email protected] brings you more than 50 online workshops across 6 core themes (including a keynote presentation from LinkedIn) to help fresh graduates and mid-career professionals stay relevant and employable in today’s dynamic economy. Discover how you can reskill for new job opportunities, upskill for career advancement and make informed decisions about future job prospects through this virtual event.


Q: What is a virtual event?

A: A virtual event is an online platform accessed via a computer, laptop or other compatible smart devices. It enables real-time networking between participants, organisers, exhibitors, and presenters. Participants are connected through a combination of chat tools, webinars and digital content served via a visually rich interface.


Q: Who should attend?

A: Members of the public are welcome to attend [email protected]


Q: Is the event chargeable?

A: [email protected] is a free event. Please email us at [email protected] if you have been approached by any party requesting for any monetary or in-kind transactions in exchange for participation.


Q: Who are the participating sponsors and Institutes of Higher Learning?

A:

  1. Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
  2. National University of Singapore (NUS)
  3. Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT)
  4. Singapore Management University (SMU)
  5. Singapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS)
  6. Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD)
  7. Institute of Technical Education (ITE)
  8. Nanyang Polytechnic (NYP)
  9. Ngee Ann Polytechnic (NP)
  10. Republic Polytechnic (RP)
  11. Singapore Polytechnic (SP)
  12. Temasek Polytechnic (TP)

Q: How do I register for the event?

A: You may register for [email protected] here. A Registration Confirmation email will be sent to the registered email address.

In the Registration Confirmation email, you will be provided with a link to indicate the workshops of your interest. Please note that you may only select 1 workshop per period.

[email protected] on 4 August 2021 is only available to those sign in with a completed registration.


Q: I registered online and did not get a confirmation email. How can I check the status of my registration?

A: Please contact the administrator via email: [email protected] with email subject title: Status of my registration.


Q: I can’t find the link to the event; how do I find it?

A: You should receive the Registration Confirmation email with login details one week before the event and a reminder one day before event. Please check your junk/spam mailbox for this email. Should you not receive the email 24 hours before the event, please email us at [email protected].


Q: What is included in my registration ticket?

A: Registration to the event grants you access to the morning plenaries, the virtual exhibition hall, and workshop sessions across all 6 tracks.


Q: When does registration for the event close?

A: To attend the live sessions on 4 August 2021, we recommend registering before 3:30 pm as the last workshop starts at 4:00 pm. If you miss the event, you can sign up here up to 22 August 2021 to view the recordings on the platform.


Q: If I can’t attend, can I transfer my registration?

A: As registration is complimentary, there is no necessity to transfer your registration. A new registration can be made for the other participant with the relevant information on the registration site.

Q: Where can I get more information on the programmes and workshops?

A: There are morning plenary sessions, as well as more than 50 online workshops across 6 core themes at [email protected]

  • Digitalisation, Smart Manufacturing
  • Design Innovation & Sustainability
  • Health & Food Innovation
  • Business, Law & Finance
  • Community & Social Services
  • Jobs & Skills

For more information on each Workshop Track, please refer to the details here.


Q: How do I submit my questions during the workshop sessions?

A: There is a live Q&A feature for attendees to submit questions to the presenters. The presenter may decide not to answer some or repeated questions due to time constraints. For questions that are unanswered, participants may contact the presenters after the event. Due to PDPA regulations, we are unable to relay your questions and contact details to the presenter for him/her to reply you directly after the event.


Q: What happens when I miss one of my selected workshop sessions? Are presenter presentations available after the event?

A: Workshop and presenter presentations will be available on the virtual event platform up to 5:00 pm 22 August 2021. After which, the presenter presentations will be available for viewing on the [email protected] website from 23 Aug 2021. Please note: Due to the sensitive content of some presentations, not all presentations will be made available on the website. For presentations that are not available online, please contact the presenter directly.


Q: Can I share the recordings to my friends and family?

A: You may redirect your friends or family to view the recordings here.


Q: Will the presenter or other participants be able to see me during the workshop sessions?

A: The presenter will not be able to see the participants whilst presenting. All participants will be able to see the presenter during the workshop.

Q: When will the virtual exhibition hall be open?

A: The virtual exhibition hall on 4 August 2021 will be open from 11:00 am until 5:00 pm.


Q: How do I connect or interact with the exhibitors?

A: The participants will be able to request a one-on-one call with the exhibitors as well as download brochures, videos and material. As there are a limited number of exhibiting staff available at any one time, there might be a queue before the next available exhibitor is able to speak with you.


Q: What are the technical requirements needed to attend the event?

A: To attend the event, you will need to access the platform via a computer with internet connection. It is not recommended to attend the event via mobile or tablet devices.

For the best viewing experience, we recommend that you join the event using one of the supported internet browsers: Google Chrome, Firefox, or Safari. The use of Internet Explorer is not recommended as some functions are not fully supported.


Q: I am experiencing technical difficulties, who can I contact?

A: Live support available to all participants for the event. The live support icon is located at the top right-corner of the virtual platform.


Q: I am unable to hear the presenter(s)?

A: Please check that your computer presenters are not on mute or unplug any external audio cables if they are plugged in.

If you are using an earpiece/ headset, please check that they are plugged into the correct audio outlet. If it is the correct audio outlet, please test again with another set of earpieces or headset.