Join us for a session packed with rich technical content, featuring eminent experts as keynote speakers and renowned researchers, practitioners and policy makers showcasing the latest research findings and engineering innovations in support of a low carbon future and sustainable development.
In July 2017, Singapore will host the World Engineers Summit 2017 – Applied Energy Symposium and Forum: Low Carbon Cities and Urban Energy (WES-CUE 2017) Joint Conference. The third biennial conference will continue to champion engineering-led discussions on sustainable urban development while drawing upon the rich technical content of the Applied Energy Symposium and Forum series, to deliver depth and breadth to conference delegates.Rapid urbanisation is elevating energy demand to unprecedented levels, with cities accounting for about three-quarters of the world’s energy consumption. The ability of cities to break away from energy- and carbon- intensive development and move towards high energy efficiency and sustainable practices will be a major factor in shaping global economic security and climate-resilience.
On the back of the historic COP 21 agreement made in December 2015, WES-CUE 2017 will provide an important platform for engineers to turn talk into action through the exchange of the latest progress in urban energy systems and policy options in the areas of transport, building, industry, environment, power generation and energy storage.The WES-CUE 2017 Joint Conference will convene engineers and scientists from multiple disciplines, energy specialists, urban planning specialists, environmental and water specialists, academia, financiers, manufacturers, policy makers, researchers and business leaders from diverse industries around the world in Singapore. As a rapidly urbanising city-state with limited resources, Singapore has become a unique urban energy solutions ‘living lab’, providing the ideal setting for international sustainability-centric discussions.
Tuesday, July 18th
- to July 21st
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The war for tech talents is real. With large, established tech and non-tech companies and young startups all vying for the same talents, how can yours stand out from the crowd and attract the right people to take your business to the next level? In this talk, we will share how we helped a tech startup hire 50 talents and much more. Expect real case studies, tips and learning points to help you attract the talents you have been looking for.
Mar 21st 6:30 pm
- AI Evening with IBM: Applied Deep Learning in Enterprise
Join SGInnovate and IBM as we explore the vast potential of deep learning through this four-part series.
Mar 22nd 10:00 am
- In Conversation with Steve Guggs, Microsoft’s Corporate VP for AI Business
Join SGInnovate and Microsoft’s Corporate VP for AI Business, Steve Guggs, in an exclusive fireside chat on Microsoft’s latest developments in AI and how the company’s deep investments in the field are advancing the state of the art in machine intelligence and perception, enabling computers that understand what they see, communicate in natural language, answer complex questions and interact with their environment.
Mar 22nd 12:00 pm
- FOSSASIA Summit 2018
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Mar 22nd 6:30 pm
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Mar 23rd 11:30 am
- Kopi Chat: Ocean of Opportunities
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Mar 27th 7:00 pm
- Inside The Minds Of Brilliant Designers
This inspiring panel event series invites key players in Singapore’s design community to offer a rare insider’s look at how they work and create. From branding to user experience to city planning, panelists will discuss how they approach projects from a design point of view, how design thinking methods help with problem-solving, and much more.
Mar 27th 7:00 pm
- Green Drinks: March Mingle
We have been very quiet because we have been taking a break! We are back for March, join us for a casual gathering and networking session. We can talk about anything.. everything, including the recently announced carbon tax! Join us!