On 8 April 2021, SGTech representatives met Minister for Communications and Information, Mr S Iswaran, and colleagues from MCI and IMDA.
The group had a lively discussion, diving into opportunities for the tech sector in Singapore, powering digital transformation and cybersecurity for industries, developing tech talent and sustainability in tech.
During the meeting, Minister S Iswaran suggested that SGTech can play an active role complementing government-led initiatives, such as in the areas of:
Follow-up discussions are planned with MCI and IMDA to further develop and co-create some ideas at the working level. Please stay tuned for more updates.
SGTech was represented by Mr Wong Wai Meng (Chairman), Mr Andy Sim (First Vice-Chairman), Mr Michael Yap (Exco member) and Ms Yean Cheong (Executive Director), while Ms Yong Ying-I (Permanent Secretary, MCI), Ms Andrea Phua (Director, Industry Division, MCI) and Mr Adrian Ong (Director, TeSA Programme Office, IMDA) joined Minister S Iswaran at the meeting.
SGTech strongly believes in advocating for and proactively innovating in the tech industry, while remaining a partner of the government.
We welcome interested companies to join us. Please reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org.