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Singapore National Employers Federation (SNEF)

Monday, 28 August 2017 from 13:30 to 17:00 (Singapore Standard Time Singapore Time)


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JOB REDESIGN SEMINAR - 28 AUG 2017 82 Tickets 23 Aug 2017 Free  

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Singaporeans are leading active work lives in their senior years. We have amongst the world’s highest employment rates for older workers with employment rate of residents aged 55 to 64 trending up over past decade, to a high of 67.2% in 2015. In recent years, over 98% of local employees who wish to continue working were offered employment beyond age 62. This was reinforced by raising the re-employment age on 1 July 2017 from 65 to 67. 


The efforts to enable older workers to continue working should be strengthened. A large part of this effort involves redesigning jobs and managing the needs of the workforce to improve employee engagement and productivity.


Redesigning jobs can be simple and cost-effective. It could involve modifying job tasks, responsibilities, work arrangements, and physical workspaces with the help of automation.

Programme Outline


Registration & Networking


Welcome Address



Mr. Ivan Wong, SNEF Centre for Effective Workplaces


Sociological Aspects of Ageing

With a demographically ageing population, it is vital that employers expand on their knowledge and understanding of the ageing process and its impacts on older workers.


In this session, Mr. Wong will elaborate on why the mature workforce ought to be seen as a valuable resource that should be effectively drawn on.



Mr. Lin Shijing, Hubble Pte ltd


Empowering Employers with Technology

Hubble, a big data analytics tech startup that focuses on equipping the HR professionals in the Construction and Engineering industries with cutting edge technologies to automate and digitalise their work.


Mr. Lin Shijing willshare on how technology allows HR professionals to take on strategic roles with the reduction of manual and repetitive work.


Hubble also provides unprecedented real-time visibility into data from ground operations, empowering employers with data driven insights and analytics to improve workforce productivity and safety.



Mr. Chin See Wai, ACE Peripherals Pte Ltd


Technology and Job Redesign

ACE Peripherals, an established distributor of IT peripherals in the multi region. AutoID, printers, scanner, private cloud storage, surveillance and software are the core products to help improve the quality of work, increase productivity, and leverage up the technical knowledge of employees.


ACE Peripherals Pte Ltd, with the partnership of SPRING Singapore, has provided Document Management System solutions to save costs for SME and make employees more efficient than ever.


Mr. Chin, Founder and Business Director of Ace Peripherals Pte Ltd, will share on the technological solutions available that help make jobs of elderly workers easier, safer and smarter!


Tea Break & Networking



Mr. Eric Chong, St Joseph’s Institution


Redesigning Systems for the Security Operations

Job Redesign can occur with changes to the work environment, leading to improved workflow and subsequently bring about business changes.


Mr. Eric will share a successful Job Redesign project by St Joseph's Institute that benefitted its security team consisting of elderly workers, with various installation and solutions that made the security operations easier, safer and smarter.




Ms. Soh Yi, SNEF Centre for Effective Workplaces


WorkPro Grant

WorkPro was introduced in April 2013 to augment local manpower, foster progressive workplaces and strengthen the Singaporean core of our workforce.


In the session, Ms. Soh Yi will share on deliverables and application processes of the Job Redesign Grants up to $300,000. This grant aims to support initiatives in redesigning workplaces and processes to create easier, safer and smarter jobs for older workers.



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60 Paya Lebar Road #13-45
Paya Lebar Square (Lobby 2)
Singapore, Singapore 409051

Monday, 28 August 2017 from 13:30 to 17:00 (Singapore Standard Time Singapore Time)

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Singapore National Employers Federation (SNEF)

SNEF is the administrator of the Job Redesign grant and the secretariat of the Age Management and Job Redesign Workgroup under the Tripartite Committee on the Employability of Older Workers. 

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