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Singapore-Canada Learning Exchange 2017

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National Museum of Singapore

93 Stamford Road

Singapore, 178897

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Join an inspiring discussion with guest speaker, Toh Poh Joo, a Singaporean who left his corporate and family life in tropical Singapore to battle minus 40 degrees Arctic winter - not once, not twice, but three times - to finally complete a 566km ultra marathon race across the icy tundra for charity.

Toh Poh Joo

And a fantastic panel of Canadian alumni discussants - high performance coach-educator-President of Special Olympics, researcher in Arctic geopolitics and climate change, and teacher-cum-sustainability activist:
Dr Teo-Koh Sock Miang (PhD, Oregon State U; MSc and Bachelor Physical Education, U of Alberta)

Associate Professor, Physical Education & Sports Science, NIE, National Technological University; President, Special Olympics Singapore; Director of the Singapore Sports School Board and Chair of Singapore Olympic Academy
Hema Nadarajah (BSc, U of Toronto)
PhD student, U of British Columbia Political Science, studying Arctic geopolitics and policy implications of climate change research
Michael Broadhead (BEd Physical Sciences, U of Alberta)
Founding director EarthFest Singapore, Eco Film Festival; Chemistry teacher, Canadian International School

Date: Sunday 19 November 2017

Time: Registration and Networking starts 1:30pm

Venue: Gallery Theatre, National Museum of Singapore

Programme:
Networking over Sparkling Wine, courtesy of BottlesXO
○ Opening Address: High Commissioner of Canada Lynn McDonald

Guest Speaker: Toh Poh Joo
Panel Discussants & Open Forum
Event finishes at 4:00pm

Registration Closes 13 November, 2017


The Singapore Canada Learning Exchange (SCLE) was established by Canadian Alumni Singapore (CA-S) in 2009, in celebration of its 30th Anniversary. The objective of SCLE is provide a platform for sharing knowledge and experience, to promote the exchange of ideas and collaboration through alma mater networks, and inspire the value of lifelong learning and contribution to our community in Singapore and beyond.

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