Articles tagged with 'Industry' & 'IWSP' & 'Lean' & 'NACE' & 'WSDeg' & 'Workplace Learning' | Singapore Institute of Technology

Singapore Institute of Technology - Archive (Industry,IWSP,Lean,NACE,WSDeg,Workplace Learning)

2021
16
July
2021
| 01:00 Asia/Singapore
Find out how the university is promoting innovation in Singapore’s fast-growing food tech sector...
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10
June
2021
| 11:12 Asia/Singapore
Prof Tan Thiam Soon, Prof Chua Kee Chaing and Arthur Poh discuss how a more collaborative workplace learning model involving institutions of higher learning, businesses and workers can be done....
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03
June
2021
| 14:08 Asia/Singapore
In celebration of World Environment Day 2021, we showcase two SIT sustainable engineering initiatives that aim to reduce our carbon footprint....
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31
May
2021
| 01:00 Asia/Singapore
At Shalom Movers, four to five movers are deployed for each moving job. They would wrap, pack and then move the boxes to a holding area near the lift lobby before transporting the boxes to the ground floor to be loaded into trucks. This meant that on...
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27
May
2021
| 01:00 Asia/Singapore
 Shakespeare would have it that all the world’s a stage. But it could also be a giant classroom.The best learning includes experiences outside of the campus, the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) believes. It has designed its student experience...
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18
May
2021
| 13:37 Asia/Singapore
Alvin Ong, Year 3, Civil Engineering Senior Sales Representative, Highway InternationalBecoming a Student AgainAlvin Ong, 38, was excited about enrolling into the SkillsFuture Work-Study Degree (WSDeg) programme in Civil Engineering, jointly offered ...
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15
April
2021
| 12:22 Asia/Singapore
With over 120,000 outpatient consultations every year, the National Heart Centre Singapore (NHCS) took on a multi-faceted approach in enhancing its patient experience under the Lean Skills Development Programme (LSDP), a Lean Thinking programme deliv...
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05
February
2021
| 12:24 Asia/Singapore
Transforming Everyday Work at Four Seasons Catering with Lean ThinkingEvery day, it would take the team at Four Seasons Catering three hours to prepare and organise their warehouse for order fulfilment. This involves unpacking products coming from su...
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21
January
2021
| 13:59 Asia/Singapore
The signing ceremony and cheque presentation that took place on 16 Dec 2020 was attended by key representatives (from left): Mr Eugene Yong Kon Yoon, Executive Director, Woh Hup; Mr Yong Derong, Executive Director, Woh Hup; A/Prof Ivan Lee, Vice Pres...
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15
January
2021
| 10:26 Asia/Singapore
Faced with a limited capacity of 600 beds, Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital is keen to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of its processes in order to open up more beds for more patients and improve the patient experience. One of its targeted problems w...
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2020
09
December
2020
| 15:58 Asia/Singapore
Signalling its clear intent on growing its applied research and expanding its suite of higher education offerings, the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) today signed three significant Memoranda of Understanding (MOU) separately with key partner...
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15
November
2020
| 14:04 Asia/Singapore
As part of its efforts to nurture talents and promote education, the Singapore Hokkien Huay Kuan (SHHK) has contributed an endowed gift of $1.8 million through its charitable arm, The Hokkien Foundation, to Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT), Si...
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13
November
2020
| 16:10 Asia/Singapore
The MOU was inked by (seated from left) Dr Ow Chee Chung, Chief Executive, Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital, Mr Ong Tze-Ch’in, Chief Executive, SkillsFuture Singapore, and Professor Tan Thiam Soon, President, SIT; and witnessed by (standing from left) Mr Patr...
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10
November
2020
| 09:36 Asia/Singapore
A joint initiative between SIT and Singapore Accountancy Commission (SAC), the Accounting Technology & Innovation Centre (AccTech Centre) is a resource centre that facilitates collaborations and catalyses technological and business innovation in the ...
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04
November
2020
| 12:00 Asia/Singapore
Former FBI negotiator Chris Voss has said that every negotiation is a no-lose situation – you have to save all the hostages or you fail. Cybersecurity is the same. Every byte of data and every node in the network has to be secured, with zero room lef...
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15
October
2020
| 16:54 Asia/Singapore
  15 October 2020 – A study jointly undertaken by Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT), RSM Singapore and the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA) found that 69% of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) have yet to adopt ...
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08
October
2020
| 14:00 Asia/Singapore
As part of my Year 3 undergraduate studies, I spent my Integrated Work Study Programme (IWSP) at Aurecon. The 12-month experience was nothing short of fulfilling. I have gained so much over the course of a year – from getting a chance to see to a pro...
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12
May
2020
| 14:33 Asia/Singapore
Here’s a tongue-twisting fact: did you know that in 2019, Singapore’s fifth autonomous university, Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT), celebrated its fifth year as an autonomous university and ten years as an institution? It was gazetted by Parl...
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26
February
2020
| 20:37 Asia/Singapore
The collaboration marks the first with an educational institution in Singapore which enables students to access the latest innovations at the Philips APAC Centre Philips and SIT have signed an agreement to equip radiography students with a hands-o...
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30
January
2020
| 17:34 Asia/Singapore
Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) will partner SMRT Corporation Ltd and SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) to develop a sector-specific training collaboration to support skills development and workplace learning for SMRT’s large base of value-chain p...
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08
January
2020
| 11:20 Asia/Singapore
M1 Limited (M1) and the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) today signed a research collaboration agreement, to jointly research and develop advanced artificial intelligence (AI) deep learning algorithms and methodology to improve the plannin...
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2019
17
July
2019
| 10:39 Asia/Singapore
For Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) students, the real working world is their classroom too. Through SIT’s commitment to applied learning, students are constantly pushed to put what they have learnt in school to the test, and apply them in re...
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11
July
2019
| 10:57 Asia/Singapore
"Go see, ask why, show respect", the words of Toyota Chairman Fujio Cho, are now famous as basic lean principles. As a recent participant of SIT’s The Lean! Project (previously known as Lean Skills Development Programme), the National Heart Centre...
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27
May
2019
| 14:00 Asia/Singapore
Singapore Institute of Technology recently held its fourth CXO Lean Summit, an annual conference organised by Lean Transformation Innovation Centre (LTIC), the university’s focal resource centre where local companies can acquire knowledge and trainin...
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14
May
2019
| 16:05 Asia/Singapore
As a consortium of three thriving catering businesses, as well as an event management company, the Four Seasons Group (FSG) is a key player in the highly competitive local culinary business arena. To stay competitive, FSG recognises that it needs to ...
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24
April
2019
| 16:29 Asia/Singapore
24 April 2019 – As part of the university’s strategy in enhancing its close nexus with the industry, the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) has launched a new Innovation Development Programme (IDP), in collaboration with Design Factory Global Ne...
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05
April
2019
| 11:56 Asia/Singapore
As part of SIT’s applied learning pedagogy, 160 students from SIT’s Sustainable Infrastructure Engineering (SIE) (Land) degree programme have embarked on 30 lean projects with 16 host companies since 2016 to help improve productivity and work process...
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2018
27
July
2018
| 09:35 Asia/Singapore
SkillsFuture Work-Study Degree Programmes (WSDP) is run by the Singapore Institute of Technology, in partnership with several companies and agencies, and supported by the Ministry of Education. Two professionals share the benefits of this scheme that...
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27
April
2018
| 00:00 Asia/Singapore
In its third year, the CXO Lean Summit 2018 held on 24 April showcased some success stories from industry practitioners who engaged the services of the Lean Transformation Innovation Centre (LTIC) at SIT. Organised by LTIC, supported by Lean G...
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