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11 Aug 2020

SGTECH EDITION

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Re-engineering the Gov OS: An Industry Webinar Series

How the Government is continuing to deepen its tech capabilities, modernise the digital infrastructure and enhance service delivery; as well as the ICT opportunities and role of industry in growing our Smart Nation were points raised by speakers at the “Smart Nation – In Conversation: Partnering Industry to Re-engineer the Government’s OS” webinar held on 15 July 2020. The webinar is the fourth and final instalment in a series, jointly organised by SGTech, the Smart Nation & Digital Government Office (SNDGO) and GovTech.

Read the summary of the panel discussion among Senior Minister of State Dr Janil Puthucheary, Chief Executive of GovTech Mr Kok Ping Soon and SGTech Chairman Mr Wong Wai Meng on bringing business and industry together to support the next stage of the Digital Government.

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Employer Spotlights: StaffAny & TAIGER

Are you looking to build your talent pipeline? The right people with the right skills can give your business a competitive edge.


"Interns play a significant part to the company's growth and often continue their journey as full-timers after their GRT journey," said Janson Seah, Co-Founder of StaffAny.


Starting this month, SGTech is showcasing Singapore enterprises that have successfully embarked on talent initiatives, such as the Global Ready Talent Programme (GRT), to groom their dream team. Click on the links to read more.

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TAIGER

Going International Events: Entering China, Indonesia Digital Economy and Chongqing Business Matching

SGTech continues to organise webinars and business matchmaking events under the Go International series; to help ICT companies learn about navigating into overseas markets. View the event summaries below to gain insights as you make plans for your company’s internationalisation activities.

Digital Transformation: Now, Next and Beyond

With the world adapting to the new normal after COVID-19, SGTech invited Ernst & Young (EY) to present on how businesses can better prepare for future business disruptions.

EY shared on the trends brought about by COVID-19 and how companies can transition and transform to excel in the new normal. 

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Embracing the New Norm In Consumer Behaviours

COVID-19 has affected the buying behaviour of consumers - from individuals to corporates alike. SGTech has invited Mastercard® to share insights on this shift in behaviour and its impacts on SMEs.

SGTech’s partners also shared ways SMEs can evolve their businesses to keep up with the changes and emerge stronger post-COVID-19.

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SGTech Contributes to ASOCIO’s Policy Guidance Paper on Artificial Intelligence

Following the release of its first policy guidance paper on Data Privacy in Nov 2019, the ASOCIO Policy Task Force kept up the momentum to develop this second paper.


SGTech contributed to the paper as a member of the ASOCIO Policy Task Force. Read about the principles by which trust and confidence in AI technologies can be promoted, and how you can contribute your ideas and feedback.

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DataViz Wins Inaugural SGTech-SoC Prize

SGTech is honoured to partner with the NUS School of Computing (SoC) to be the title sponsor for the SoC Innovation Prize 2020’s Individual Category. The winner of the SGTech-SoC Prize is Ms Srishti Aggarwal, with her entry: DataViz.

We interviewed her to find out more about her winning entry and her aspirations.

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