LinkedIN Facebook

FEB 2019

In this Edition:
Meet the SGTech Secretariat - Mr Wilson Tan, Assistant Director, Industry Alliance

"2019 promises to be yet another eventful year for SGTech members. You will see more activities, more engagements and more opportunities. Keep a lookout for the EDMs and speak with us. The key is participation!"

Continuing with our "Meet the SGTech Secretariat" series, we have with us this month Mr Wilson Tan, who is in charge of the Industry Alliance Team (IAT) of SGTech. Click more to read on what the SGTech membership means for our members!

Member Spotlight: Overdrive IOT

SGTech was able to speak to Mr Zen Chin, Co-Founder of Overdrive IOT on their recent Series A, as well as find out more on the journey Overdrive took since they started in 2015.

Click to read on Overdrive's start-up story, as well as how their particiation with SGTech's activites helped them grow regionally.

Cybersecurity & Data Protection Directory 18/19

Get a free listing in the Publication* if you register before 28th Feb 2019! Please refer to this link to register today!

(*Free listing is only for companies offering Cyber Security or Data Protection solutions)

AI & HPC Members Get-Together

In the spirit of Chinese New Year, let's toast to a prosperous year for members of the Chapter!

Meet the Chapter Executive Committee and guests from IMDA behind the movement towards AI-ready Singapore, as well as fellow members! Also, learn about how to get involved in the Chapter's activities. Click here to register for the get-together now!

15 Feb 2019
5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
J Collyer @ M Hotel Singapore
81 Anson Rd
Singapore 07990

DXC Members' Networking Night

Join us at this gathering where you will get to meet and mingle with members of the Digital Chapter!

As part of kicking off this new year for our chapter, you are invited to join us in our first Members' Networking Night. Not only is this an excellent opportunity to meet the chapter committee members, it is also a great avenue to connect with fellow members and build your network!

8 March 2019
6:00 - 9:00 PM
J Bar @ M Hotel
81 Anson Rd
Singapore 079908

CXO Breakfast - Kiren Kumar

Join us at the upcoming CXO Breakfast Talk with Mr. Kiren Kumar as he shares about the growth & opportunities for the Tech Industry.

Who should attend:
This event is for C-Level Executive, Business Leaders, Entrepreneurs, Founders, Decision Makers and Strategic Planning Executive from the Tech Sector. Click here to find out more.

15 March 2019
8:00 - 11:00 AM
One Farrer Hotel
1 Farrer Park Station Road
Singapore 217562
Mentorship Workshop - 21 Mar

SGTech's Structured Internship Programme (SIP) initiative addresses the perennial issues on talent leakage and SMEs not attracting talents. SMEs are able to participate in Enterprise Singapore SME Talent Programme (STP), with up to 70% funding support of an intern's monthly stipend for meaningful and structured internship.

Come join us in this Mentoring Workshop to learn the skills required to engage and communicate with interns, as well as be given priority to career fairs, Industry sharing sessions and outreach opportunities.

STP-approved SMEs will be highlighted to Institute of Higher Learnings for intern allocation.

21 Mar 2019
9:30am - 1:00pm
SIM Career Fair

Facing a talent crunch? Keen on attracting quality local talents? Come check out the Career and Internship fair organized by SIM GE, and enjoy upto 70% internship grants when you hire students (for further information click here)

This event allows you to directly engage with a multitude of students from numerous programmes and possibly look at potential future employees for your company. What’s more, the booths are free of cost (FOC) and registration is prioritized for SGTech members.

Register your interest here. We look forward to seeing you at the fair.

20 Feb 2019
11:30 AM to 4:30 PM
SIM HQ at Clementi
461 Clementi Road
Singapore 599491
ITE College Internships Now Open!

The technological industry is a rapidly growing sector, and this boom thrives on the contribution of brilliant tech minds. Internships are a great way to explore as well as nurture young individuals that could prove to be an asset to this industry.

1. ITE College West (RSVP 20 Feb)
- Higher NITEC students in Cyber and Network Security
- Internship programme will run from 1 Apr 2019 to 16 Aug 2019

2. ITE College East (RSVP 1 Mar)
- Higher NITEC students in Business information Systems
- Internship programme will run from October 2019

These internship programme is covered under SGTech’s SME Talent Programme (STP), enabling hiring companies to defray the cost of monthly stipends by upto 70%

Interested companies could register their interest by emailing

Oracle Openworld 26 - 27 Mar

Create Your Tomorrow, Today

Success today requires resiliency, reinvention and thinking ahead. Bring the future into focus at Oracle OpenWorld. Gain enterprise expertise and start-up ingenuity directly from experts across retail, manufacturing, financial services, technology, the public sector, and more. Join innovators as they challenge assumptions, design for better outcomes, and leverage transformational technologies to create future possibilities now.

26 - 27 Mar 2019
Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Centre
SkillsFuture Fellowship & SkillsFuture Employer Award
The SkillsFuture Fellowship and SkillsFuture Employer Award recognise and celebrate skills deepening and mastery, as well as strong lifelong learning commitment by individuals and employers.

The application window for the SkillsFuture Fellowship and SkillsFuture Employer Award 2019 will be until 31 Mar 2019. .

31 Mar 2019


International Marketing Activities Programme (iMAP)
is a funding from Enterprise Singapore (ESG) which supports overseas business missions and Singapore Pavilions at international trade fairs organised by a TA/C.

iMAP operates on a reimbursement basis. Funding will be disbursed through TA/Cs to the eligible companies.

Singapore-registered companies who exhibit under the Singapore Pavilion led by SGTech at the below trade shows can enjoy the iMAP funding supported by Enterprise Singapore (ESG)*.

Please contact Jezerie at for more info.
*Terms & Conditions apply

Upcoming iMAP Events:

23-24 Apr - Asia IoT Business Platform Malaysia 2019, Kuala Lumpur

8-10 May - Japan IT Week 2019 Spring Part 2, Tokyo

22-23 May - Cloud Expo Asia Hong Kong 2019, Hong Kong

18-20 Jun - NXTAsia 2019, Singapore

24-25 Jul - Asia IoT Business Platform Philippines 2019, Manila

31 Jul -1 Aug - Asia IoT Business Platform Thailand 2019, Bangkok

28-29 Aug - Asia IoT Business Platform Indonesia 2019, Jakarta

2-5 Sep - Smart China Expo 2019, Chongqing

1-3 Oct - GovernmentWare 2019, Singapore

9-10 Oct - Cloud Expo Asia 2019, Singapore

6-8 Nov - Cyber Security Indonesia 2019, Jakarta

18-19 Nov - Asia IoT Business Platform Vietnam 2019, Ho Chi Minh City

19-21 Nov - Smart City Expo World Congress 2019, Barcelona

27-29 Nov - CEBIT ASEAN Thailand 2019, Bangkok

Welcome New Members
BusinessForensics Asia Pte Ltd

BusinessForensics is a FinTech (RegTech) product vendor with their roots in The Netherlands and with an office in Singapore since 2018. Our ambition is to help banks & insurance companies to better protect themselves against financial economic crime risks by providing them a state of the art digital risk analysis software product.

Click to read more about them!


Copyright 2018 SGTECH. All Rights Reserved.
SGTECH, 79 Ayer Rajah Crescent, #02-05,
Singapore 139955

T: (+65) 6325 9700 F: (+65) 6325 4993
This e-newsletter reaches 15,000 subscribers

To Unsubscribe, Kindly Click Here