SkillsFuture Series Seminar: Transforming your Business with RPA

The convergence of robotic process automation (RPA), machine learning, cognitive platforms and advanced analytics represents the most disruptive force since the Industrial Revolution. According to KPMG research, between now and 2025, up to two-thirds of the $9 trillion knowledge worker marketplace may be affected.

Seminar Key Takeaways

  • What is Robotic Process Automation (RPA)?
  • Why RPA and what are the benefits of RPA?
  • How do companies, both big and small use RPA?
  • Who are the leading vendors in RPA?
  • How does a robot in RPA looks like?
  • Some common myths in RPA implementation
  • Best practice for RPA implementation
  • Automated Process Maturity Model
Who Should Attend
  • Project Manager, IT Professionals, Business Analysts and anyone who are interested in improving business processes with the help of RPA
  • People who are interested to implement RPA in their organisations
  • Anyone who wants to know how RPA will impact their organisations
Date / Time / Venue
  • 11 May 2018, Friday
  • 2:00pm - 4:30pm
  • Institute of Systems Science
    25 Heng Mui Keng Terrace
    Singapore 119615
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Seminar Agenda

 1:30pm Registration
 2:00pm Welcome Address
by Mr. Tan Peng Wei
Chief, IT Strategy & Management Practice, NUS-ISS

An Overview on RPA
by Mr.Yu Chen Kuang
Principal Lecturer & Consultant, NUS-ISS

 2:15pm How Companies are using RPA in Singapore
by Mr. Liu Siyong
General Manager, CFB Bots Pte Ltd

Mr Liu has been focusing on RPA implementations over the past few years. He will share with us how companies are using RPA in Singapore, what are some best practices, and what are some of the common pitfalls and challenges faced by Singapore companies in RPA implementations.
2:30pm RPA Demo #1 - UiPath
by Mr. Michael Tan
Senior Lecturer & Consultant, NUS-ISS

RPA Demo #2 - TagUI
by Mr. Ken Soh
Application Engineer, AI Singapore

Ken is a Singaporean who developed TagUI, an open-source RPA tool which excels in automating browser-based applications. Open-source means it’s free to use, even for commercial use. Ken will give a demo how easy it is to write RPA robots using just a few lines of script. TagUI is now maintained by AI Singapore (, a government-funded initiative to build local artificial intelligence capabilities.

 3:00pm  Refreshment & Networking 

Automated Process Maturity Model
by Dr. Leong Mun Kew
Director, Graduate Programmes, NUS-ISS

Panel Discussion
Moderated by by Mr.Yu Chen Kuang, Principal Lecturer & Consultant, NUS-ISS

Mr. Liu Siyong,General Manager, CFB Bots Pte Ltd
Mr. Michael Tan, Senior Lecturer & Consultant, NUS-ISS
Mr. Ken Soh, Application Engineer, AI Singapore
Dr. Leong Mun Kew, Director, Graduate Programmes, NUS-ISS

 4:30pm Thanks & Goodbye
Please note that the programme may be subject to change.


Siyong Mr. Liu Siyong, General Manager, CFB Bots Pte Ltd Linkedin Profile View Biography

Liu Siyong is the Founder and General Manager of CFB Bots Pte Ltd. CFB Bots is a boutique firm specializing in Robotic Process Automation (RPA). The company’s mission is to help clients leverage RPA technology successfully to achieve “triple-win” for its shareholders, employees and customers.

Ken Soh Mr. Ken Soh, Application Engineer, AI Singapore Linkedin Profile View Biography

Ken works on AI applications in AI Singapore with a focus on using process automation to accelerate and scale digital processes. Prior to joining AI Singapore, Ken founded an open-source company, researching and developing TagUI tool out of his Eastern Europe base.

He previously held technical and leadership positions in DBS Technology and Operations, HP Enterprise Services, ADP Dealer Services and A*STAR Institute for Infocomm Research. Ken is an e-Resident of Estonia, a participant of UN Global Compact and a patron of Mastodon open-source social network.