Sign up for the SPD Ability Walk & Run and join CDAS in supporting persons with disabilities! Our Association is pleased to be supporting the SPD for their upcoming event. We are hoping to rally our members and friends in the industry to sign up for the upcoming SPD Ability Walk & Run 2022 physical event taking place on 3 September 2022 in support of persons with disabilities. We hope to encourage all to sign up for the event and to join the CDAS in supporting this meaningful cause! The details of the event are as follow: Date: 3 September 2022, 8am [...]
CDAS is pleased to be supporting the Singapore Chinese Chamber of Commerce & Industry flagship event, SMEICC! Singapore’s largest and only bilingual SME conference for the past 24 years, the Singapore Chinese Chamber of Commerce & Industry presents its flagship event, SMEICC. Revel in a showcase of groundbreaking ideas and successful initiatives by distinguished thought leaders, eminent business leaders, and government agencies. Expect a holistic engagement via a hybrid approach designed to help SMEs win in disruptive times. SMEICC 2022 is set for a return at Suntec Convention & Exhibition Centre. The 2-day bilingual conference will bring together a carefully [...]
CDAS is pleased to share that Deputy President, Mr. Ricky Loo received a commendation award in recognition for his contributions at the Enterprise Singapore's Quality and Standards Partners Appreciation Event held on 13 July 2022. Over the years Mr. Loo has contributed significantly his experience and industry expertise in helping to put together various Technical References, some of which would go on to become adopted as Singapore Standards. Standards are often conceptualized in the form of a Technical Reference, to guide the industry based on the recommended best practices put together by a committee of industry experts, which are then [...]
CDAS held our 31st Annual General Meeting (AGM) on June 24th. This was a change of pace as we have gone full physical for the meeting this round and even allowed for some minor networking to take place. While we work hard to live in challenging times, we also look forward to seeing our members at future events soon.
CDAS Deputy President, Mr. Ricky Loo was invited to speak as part of a panel discussion today at the Geo Connect Asia 2022 Conference, where he was joined by other expert panelists to discuss about how a geo led approach can enhance the accuracy and value of the data to solve daily challenges and look towards future opportunities. Each panelists shared about how they have made use of various automated solution and data, to tackle their respective industry challenges and improve their workflow and and productivity, as well as studying how such data can improve society as a whole. Mr. Loo shared about his [...]
CDAS, together with Singapore Business Federation, Singapore Logistics Association and Singapore Transport Association, in partnership with CO2 Connect (CO2X) Pte Ltd, had organized the first Sustainability virtual seminar titled "Navigating Sustainability: Unlocking the Business Opportunities of Going Green" earlier today, to give a timely update to the business community following the Budget 2022 announcement. Participants were able to learn more about climate change, and how businesses that will be impacted, will be able to tap on sustainable solutions and financing. CDAS Deputy President Mr. Ricky Loo was also part of the list of panelist to discuss how Logistics and Transport [...]
Panel on “Collaborative efforts in Green-ning the Transportation and Logistics Sector” at the STACS Showcase on 8 November 2021
CDAS Deputy President, Mr. Ricky Loo was part of the panel discussion during the STACS Showcase, as part of the Environment , Sustainability, Governance (ESG) Fintech-CO2 Connect - in conjunction with the Singapore Fintech Festival from today till 12th November. Together with the panel, they discussed on the topic of "Collaborative efforts in Green-ning the Transportation and Logistics sector", and shared about how Transport and Logistics companies, reputable financial institutions and technology can collaboratively help the Logistics and Transport sector more smoothly transition through light to dark shades of Green. As Singapore progresses onwards on its Green Plan roadmap, the [...]
Signing of MOU with CO2X to collaborate on the CO2X Platform at the Singapore Transport & Logistics Insight Series 2021
The ESG Technology Dialogue 2021 is part of the Singapore Transport & Logistics Insight Series 2021, where the launch of CO2X platform was announced by ESG during the Tech Dialogue event, as part of ESG’s initiative to drive digital transformation and business innovation between industry players and technology partners. CDAS had signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) together with CO2X (CO2Connect) and key industry and association leaders from the Transport and Logistics, and Finance sectors. Witnessed by Law Chung Ming (Executive Director for Transport and Logistics, Enterprise Singapore (ESG)), and Kwok Quek Sin (Executive Director (Green FinTech), FinTech and [...]
As released by MOH yesterday, the government will be taking several actions to slow down community transmission. This is to reduce the risk of large spikes in cases. In particular, enterprises should take note of the following: Updates to testing regimes The mandatory Fast and Easy Test (FET) Rostered Routine Testing (RRT) regime is now in place for higher-risk settings such as F&B, personal care services, and gym and fitness studios. This will be extended to settings with more frequent community interactions such as: Retail mall workers, supermarket staff, last-mile delivery personnel (including parcel and food delivery personnel), and public [...]
Live | Virtual Show Wednesday 1st & Thursday 2nd June 2022 Sands Expo & Convention Centre, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore Geospatial & Locational Intelligence Solutions for Asia – Underground, Land & Sea to Sky CDAS is proud to be a Supporting Partner for Geo Connect Asia 2022, Singapore! Organised by Montgomery Asia, Geo Connect Asia (GCA) 2022 will be the focal point for ASEAN’s burgeoning geospatial and location intelligence markets. The event combines an exhibition and series of conferences, to provide an industry platform which is crucial to the region’s development. Following its launch in 2019 the first live [...]
CDAS is pleased to announce our support of the SGUnited Career & Skills Discovery Fair 2021. CDAS had helped outreach to members to submit their vacancies and participate in the SGUnited Career & Skills Discovery Fair on the following 2 dates:- Virtual Career Fair: 1st - 31st May 2021 Physical Career Fair: 11th May 2021| Many members had submitted numerous vacancies during this exercise, and we wish them all the best in their recruitment efforts.
Following the announcement of our enhanced measures during the Ministerial Statement on 5 Oct 2020, Enterprise Singapore have updated all their communications materials to reflect the latest set of support measures for businesses. Summary of Enhanced Support Measures 'Budget 2020 at a Glance' InfographicIncludes previously announced measures and the latest enhancements to their programmes (updated as of 12 Oct). Download Link: https://go.gov.sg/budget2020-at-a-glance For full details, visit their website: https://www.enterprisesg.gov.sg/supplementary-budget-2020 We hope you find the updated information useful, and would appreciate if you could share these infographics with your various networks.
Where CDAS Deputy President, Mr. Ricky Loo presented on the topic of "Digital trends in Supply Chain". During the session, he shared about digital trends in the logistics supply chain, automation and AI as well as opportunities for geospatial solutions and innovation to resolve challenges faced in the logistics sector, such as the use of the Container Tracking System (CTR). If you are keen to find out more about CTR, do feel free to contact us today or visit us at https://cdas.link/container-tracking-system-ctr/!
GeoWorks together with the Singapore Land Authority will be organizing the Singapore Geospatial Week+ 2020 on 7-18 September this year. This event is set to bring the geospatial community (public and private sectors as well as the community-at-large) together for co-located activities promoting the use of GPS/location-based and mapping innovation, and CDAS members are invited to take part to get a better understanding of the current innovation and technological trends, which may impact how the industry operates in the future. CDAS’s Deputy President, Mr. Ricky Loo has been invited to speak at the event and will be speaking on the [...]
Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat announced additional support measures of S$8 billion for businesses and workers. The appended infographics from the Ministry of Finance (MOF) will give you an overview of the various measures. You may also visit https://www.singaporebudget.gov.sg/budget_2020/AugustStatement to read DPM’s Ministerial Statement in full and refer to the Annexes for more details on the measures.
ITE College Central’s Higher Nitec in Maritime Business students will be undergoing their Industry Attachment Programme (IAP) in October 2020. The IAP the will be conducted for 20-weeks from 12 October 2020 to 26 February 2021. For more information on Higher Nitec in Maritime Business programme, please click Here. Eligible companies may consider funding from Global Ready Talent Programme (GRTP) which replaced the SME Talent Programme (STP). Singapore enterprises are eligible for up to 70% funding support on the monthly internship stipend. For more information on GRTP, please click Here To apply for GRT internship grant, companies would need to complete [...]
Highlights to lookout for during the National Day Parade. Watch the NDP "live" or via the comfort of your home via broadcasting. Image source: NDP Committee Anthem Moment Image source: NDP Committee Join in the Anthem, as The President will be leading the Anthem Moment from the Padang, where state flag will be raised from multiple location in Singapore! For more information please visit the link below: https://www.ndp.gov.sg/
CDAS is pleased to announce that we are participating as one of the challenge sponsors at Enterprise Singapore's Trade and Connectivity Challenge 2020! The Trade and Connectivity Challenge (TCC) leverages on Singapore’s vibrant ecosystem of global trade, connectivity and innovation as a call for solutions to drive partnerships in the aviation, maritime, land mobility, logistics, and trade sectors. Enterprise Singapore together with CDAS will be piloting the Automated Container Inspection Project which will be launched this year for the Trade & Connectivity Challenge. The Trade & Connectivity Challenge will be open to all local and foreign registered start-ups, SMEs, and [...]
Due to the Covid situation, Autism Resource Centre (Singapore) decided to move their signature fundraising event online for the very first time. So for A Very Special Walk/Challenge 2020, https://avsw20.autism.org.sg/, they invited participants to sign up for their own challenges of 20s. They could run 20 KM, walk 20,000 steps or do anything in 20s and raise funds for ARC by asking their friends and family to support them completing their challenge through a donation. They have just passed halfway of the campaign period, and are still working hard to raise funds for the programmes and services of ARC. The [...]