Events

SME Workshop on Digitalisation, Government Support Programmes And Hiring Solutions

Date 28 Nov 2019, Thu
Time 10:00am to 01:30pm
Venue Lifelong Learning Institute Level 2-2 Event Hall (11 Eunos Road 8, Singapore 408601 Nearest MRT station – Paya Lebar MRT Station)
Fee COMPLIMENTARY
Status Complete

Programme Introduction

The Singapore National Employers Federation (SNEF) will be organising a SME Workshop on Digitalisation, Government Support Programmes And Hiring Solutions on Thursday, 28 November 2019.

At this session, the Lifelong Learning Institute invites employers to an exclusive preview of their newly renovated facility; The LLearning Express – an experiential learning concept space designed with the users in mind to encourage learning, cultivate collaboration and inspire ideation and innovation. Equipped with smart technology, our thematic learning spaces aim to transform the way learning takes place and to create a conducive learning environment and experience.

Employee expectations have progressed over the years, with the changing demographics of our workforce. Learn how technology can help to place “HR Customer” in the center and reshape HR processes to improve employee productivity and keep them engaged on a daily basis.

SG-Verify is a facility for businesses to perform secure identity verification and data transfer through QR scanning. SG-Verify will provide businesses an alternative for visitor registration and access, customer acquisition at roadshows or frictionless login.

SMEs could develop a strong Singaporean core in a manpower-lean economy through enhanced programmes under the Adapt & Grow Initiative. In addition to sharing on employment facilitation assistance for SMEs, Workforce Singapore will brief on the various programmes such as Enhanced Career Support Programme, Career Trial and Mycareersfuture.sg.

After which, employers will hear how the various support schemes can better recruit, train and retain your PMETs. The P-Max Place-and-Train Programme aims to facilitate the entry of PMETs into suitable SME jobs. Upon completion of the programme, companies will receive a one-time Assistance Grant of $5,000. Companies applying under the P-Max track for Singapore Citizens PMETs aged ≥ 50 would be entitled to an additional $5,000 assistance grant capped at $10,000 per company. Lastly, the Professional Conversion Programme (PCP) which aims to help jobseekers reskill and acquire necessary knowledge and competencies to take on new jobs. Eligible companies will receive training grants and salary support of up to $18,000.

Lastly, having an inclusive and harmonious workplace can better attract and retain talent and are likely to be more productive. Find out how OneWorkplace.sg initiative can help support employers’ efforts to foster workplace integration.

Programme details

10.00am

REGISTRATION & GUIDED PREVIEW OF LLI NEW FACILITIES

10.25am

WELCOME ADDRESS

10.30am

EMPLOYEE EXPERIENCE IN THE DIGITAL LANDSCAPE

By Mr Chan Chiou Hao, COO, JustLogin Pte Ltd

11.00am

EMPOWERING BUSINESSES DIGITALLY WITH SINGPASS

By Mr Poon Shou Xin, Senior Manager, Trusted Identity, GovTech

11.15am

BUILD A SINGAPOREAN CORE: BE A PROGRESSIVE EMPLOYER

By Mr Chuah Yong Yang, Manager, Partner and Operations, WSG

11.45am

HIRING, TRAINING AND RETENTION OF PMETs IN A MANPOWER-LEAN ECONOMY

By Mr Shaun Hou, Director, Place and Train Programmes, SNEF

12:30pm

ONEWORKPLACE.SG

By Ms Soh Yi, Assistant Project Manager, Centre for FIRST Workplaces, SNEF

12.45pm

LUNCH NETWORKING AND BOOTH INTERACTION

1:30pm

END OF PROGRAMME

Programme is correct at time of print

Administrative Details

To register, kindly complete this google form using the QR code below by Tuesday, 26 Nov 2019.

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Alternatively, you may fill up the registration form here.

Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. Admission shall be allowed only upon presentation of confirmation from SNEF. 

If you have registered and unable to attend the workshop, please inform SNEF at least one day before the event. SNEF reserves the full right to cancel or make adjustments to the event.