IEEE Computer Society (Singapore Section)

September 23rd, 2016

Workshop on Drone Videography

Saturday, 22 October 2016, 9am – 5pm @ Marina Barrage


IEEE Singapore Computer Society presents you a technical event organized by Singapore Computer Society.

IEEE-CS members enjoy the same 10% discount as SCS members until 30th of September.


Demand for aerial photography & videography is fast growing and here’s the opportunity to become your own producer!

Learn the tools, techniques and gadgets used in aerial photography and videography while observing local and international rules and regulations. You’ll also get yourself on the field and learn how to safely setup and fly a DJI Phantom and process aerial photos and videos.

Be amazed with your own aerial shot at the end of this hands-on session. Registrations received before 30 September 2016 will enjoy 10% early bird discount. Please indicate ‘IEEE’ besides your name (eg. Larry Ng – IEEE) to enjoy the special rate offered for IEEE members. Reserve your seat here today.

For enquiries, please contact Li Ling @ Tel: 6226 2567 ext 18 or email:



September 8th, 2016


Call for Nominations!


IEEE Singapore Computer Society together with Singapore Computer Society present you the following call for nominations:


Recognising the Brightest Youths who has shown outstanding achievements in Infocomm and Media

Nominate inspiring youths aged 25 years and below who uses Infocomm and Media for the betterment of the community.

Submit your nominations HERE. Nominations end 31 October 2016.

For enquiries, please contact Siow Peng (Tel: 62262 567 ext 16) or via email at


IT Youth Award

September 2nd, 2016


Call for Nominations!


IEEE Singapore Computer Society together with Singapore Computer Society present you the following call for nominations:


First in Singapore to recognize tech companies with robust talent development, innovation excellence and enviable corporate culture


Does your organisation have a corporate culture that makes its people excited to come to work everyday? Do your people feel valued and well looked after on the job and also in their well-being? Do you have inspiring and forward-looking leaders who also advocates innovation at every opportunity?


Is Yours a Winning Tech Workplace?  


The Best Tech Company to Work For Award is organised by Singapore Computer Society and supported by IDA, WDA and e2i is the first of its kind in Singapore. The Award recognizes tech companies for their winning qualities of robust talent development, enviable corporate culture and innovation excellence.


The objectives of the Award are:

  • To honour the best infocomm and media workplaces to join and grow with
  • To inculcate a strong people culture across the industry
  • To advocate the professional and career development of infocomm and media professionals
  • To encourage innovation as a key enabler for business growth


The Award comprises 3 categories:

  • Large organizations/ Multi-National Corporations (MNCs)
  • Mid-Sized organizations
  • Start-ups/ Small organizations


There will be an Award Corporate Briefing for interested companies on 15 September 2016. We would like to invite two representations (founding partners or HR/ corporate communications personnel) to attend the briefing session to learn more about the eligibility, judging criteria, process and nomination mechanism. There will also be a Q&A session by a panel to address any queries you may have. Details of the briefing are as follows:

Date:                    15 September 2016 (Thursday)

Time:                    2pm to 4pm

Venue:                 Hive @ Sandcrawler

                              1 Fusionopolis View


                              Singapore 138577


Attend the briefing and find out what it takes to be a Best Tech Company to Work For and clarify any queries you may have regarding the award.


Nomination for the Best Tech Company to Work For Award 2017 is now open till 30 November 2016.  Join SCS to honour and recognise the 10 Best Tech Companies that everyone would love to work and grow with at the Best Tech Company to Work For Award 2017.


For more information on award criteria, please visit: or contact Ms Seah Mee Ling or Ms Goh Li Ling at 6226 2567 ext 17 or 18.




August 1st, 2016

Data Science/Engineering-Analytics Fuels Growth of a Nation-Innovative use cases (INDIA)

by Prof. K Subramanian

16 August 2016 | 12pm – 2pm
Franklin Seminar room @ Connexis South Tower


IEEE Computer Chapter Singapore is pleased to present a talk on Data Science/Big Data.

Topic: Data Science/Engineering-Analytics Fuels Growth of a Nation-Innovative use cases (INDIA)

Speaker: Prof. K Subramanian, the first director and Professor at Advanced Center for Informatics and Innovative Learning(ACIIL), India

The event is free of charge. Lunch is provided to registered audience.


The details for the talk are as follows:

Date: 16 August 2016 (Tuesday)
Time: 12.00pm – 2.00pm
Venue: Franklin Seminar room @ Connexis South Tower, Level 11, Fusionopolis One, 1 Fusionopolis Way, Singapore 138632
Cost: Free (Lunch included)

Please register here.

January 29th, 2016

Secure Software Development

SCS Resource Center


IEEE Singapore CS presents you the following event organized by Singapore Computer Society:


Develop your software securely for the future with SCS at our Quality Assurance workshops today!


Secure Software Development Model

28 – 29 March 2016, 9am – 5pm

SCS Resource Centre


Secure Software Development for Banking & Finance

4 – 5 April 2016, 9am – 5pm

SCS Resource Centre


Sometimes what seems distant is closer than what you think. Are you confident for the applications you have developed today are secure against the cyber hackers today and even the near future?


Join us in our training workshops that guide you on the best practices for Secure Software Development which are applicable across all industries. Additional course contents such as Technology Risk Management Guideline are covered for banking & finance sector.


SCS is pleased to extend additional 10% discount exclusive for IEEE members who participate the workshop. Please indicate ‘IEEE-SCS 2016’ besides your name for the promotion.


Please contact Sharon at 6226 2567 ext 15 or email at for further assistance.


If you are not able to view this e-flyer, please click here for Secure Software Development Model or here for Secure Software Development for Banking & Finance.



December 1st, 2015

IEEE CS Members Movie Night – Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Friday, December 18 | 6:30pm

Golden Village Vivocity, Hall 5


IEEE Singapore Computer Chapter is proud to present its Member Movie Night – Star Wars: The Force Awakens.


Members get to enjoy the much anticipated movie at 6.30pm sharp on Friday, 18 December 2015 in Hall 5, Golden Village VivoCity, together with a Popcorn Combo (Sweet Popcorn and Bottled Coke).


All for only S$6 per person. Each member is entitled to purchase up to a maximum of 4 tickets (which includes a free Popcorn Combo with each ticket).


Please click on this link [] to make your purchase. Tickets are limited and available on a first come, first served basis.


On the event webpage, click on “Enter promotional code” and enter your IEEE membership number.



December 1st, 2015

Google Cloud Platform Fundamentals

Saturday, December 5 2015 | 09:00am – 05:00pm

SIM University, Block C, Lab 04-07


IEEE Singapore CS presents you the following event organized by GDG Singapore in partnership with Google and SIM University.


This instructor-led classroom based course introduces participants to Google Cloud Platform products and services. Through a combination of instructor-led presentations, demonstrations, and hands-on labs, students learn the value of Google Cloud Platform and how to incorporate cloud-based solutions into business strategies.


Who Should Attend:

  • DevOps, Solution Developers, and Solutions Architects using Google Cloud Platform to create or migrate applications and application environments.
  • Business leaders who are evaluating cloud solutions or new to Google Cloud Platform

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify the purpose and value of each of the Google Cloud Platform services
  • Explain the difference between Iaas, PaaS, and SaaS
  • Describe ways in which customers have used Google Cloud Platform to improve their businesses
  • List the methods of interacting with Google Cloud Platform services
  • Create a project and describe its components
  • Explain the function of the Compute Engine resources, including: instances, images, persistent disks, networks, snapshots, and load balancers
  • Use Compute Engine to deploy a container-based application environment
  • Explain the function of the Container Engine resources, including: clusters, pods, replication controllers, and services
  • Create a Container Engine cluster and deploy a pod with application containers
  • Explain the function of the App Engine resources, including: task queues, Memcache, application servers, application instances, and modules
  • Deploy an application to App Engine that uses Memcache
  • Explain the function of the Cloud Datastore resources, including: kinds, entities, keys, properties, and entity groups
  • Deploy an application to App Engine that uses Cloud Datastore to store application data
  • Explain the function of the Cloud Storage components, including: buckets, objects, and access control lists
  • Describe the differences between the Cloud Storage service options: Standard Storage, Nearline, and Durable Reduced Availability Storage
  • Deploy an application to App Engine that uses Cloud Storage to store application data
  • Compare the Google Cloud Platform storage options: Cloud Storage, Cloud SQL, and Cloud Datastore
  • Deploy an application to App Engine that uses Cloud SQL to store application data
  • Explain the function of the BigQuery resources, including: datasets, tables, and access control lists
  • Use BigQuery to interactively query application log data streamed from Google Cloud Logging
  • Identify the Google Cloud Platform partner and support options
  • List options available for staying up-to-date on Google Cloud Platform


Register here.

December 1st, 2015

An in-depth look at Google BigQuery & some use cases

Friday, December 4 2015 | 5:30pm – 8:00pm

Ayer Rajah Crescent, NUS Enterprise@Blk71, #02-01


IEEE Singapore CS presents you the following event organized by GDG Singapore.

Please register via



September 15th, 2015

Be Internationally Recognized as a Certified Software Quality Assurance (CSQA)

3 – 5 November 2015 |9 am – 5 pm

SCS Resource Center



IEEE Singapore CS presents you the following event organized by Singapore Computer Society:


Raise the Bar for your Software Quality Assurance skills and stand out from the rest in your profession.
Be a part of the elite community of QA practitioners.


Why You Should Attend?

Quality Assurance is a professional competency whose focus is directed at critical processes, which has a direct impact on the success of an IT project.  As an IT specialist, it is imperative that you are equipped with the essential skills to identify, propose and execute tactical process improvement initiatives that are strategically aligned to the goals of the organization.  Being certified not only proves to your employee that you are trained to analyze, resolve and streamline potential gaps in the process but also demonstrate your professionalism in this field.


Major Benefits of Attending – You Will Be Able To:

  • UNDERSTAND quality concepts and principals
  • ESTABLISH foundation of a quality-managed environment
  • APPLY systematic framework to baseline your quality performance
  • MANAGE and execute quality planning with process management concepts and process
  • LEARN the various types of quality control practices that are applied throughout the product change and operation
  • UNDERSTAND AND APPLY concepts related toVerification and Validation
  • LEARN AND APPLY techniques of Review, Testing and Internal Auditing
  • REVIEW process when it comes to outsourcing, COTS and contracting quality and measurement
  • OBTAIN free one-year SCS membership to continue advancing your professionalism with wide range of ICM themed seminars


Who Should Attend?

  • Quality Analysts
  • Requirement Analyst
  • Project Managers
  • Software Developers
  • IT specialists who are involved in leading process improvement initiatives


Group discount of 10% for 3 or more registrants and government funding support available.


As seats are limited, do register HERE soon. For further queries, feel free to contact me at 6226 2567 ext 15 or email:


June 28th, 2015

Google IO Extended – Singapore

Friday, July 10, 2015


IEEE Singapore CS and GDG Singapore in association with Google will be organizing an IO Extended 2015 event in Singapore on July 10 2015 (Friday).

The following topics will be covered:

Google Cast:
– Introduction to Google Cast & Chromecast
– Adding Google Cast to Android Apps

Material design:
– What’s new in Material design
– Material design in action, app architecture

Virtual Reality, App Indexing:
– Google Card Board and Virtual Reality
– Android App Indexing

Using Ads for monetization:
– Admob for developers
– Ads for Mobile Apps

The event time and venue are as follows:

Date: July 10 2015
Time: 09:00AM – 06:00PM
Venue: Auditorium @ Matrix Building, Biopolis

Registration fees are as follows:

Public and Partners: S$20
GDG Members: S$10 (until July 3, 2015)
IEEE CS Members: S$10 (until July 3, 2015)

IEEE CS members are reminded to register before July 3 to enjoy the subsidized price. Please register through this link. IEEE CS members can register through the same channel as the GDG members in the registration webpage.