NUS-ISS SkillsFuture Series Seminar: Internet of Things (IoT) - From Architecture to Implementation

‘Internet of Things’ or IoT is a key foundation of the Smart Nation in Singapore. IoT can enrich the digital landscape to improve quality of life and business efficiency. IoT provides the sensing and intelligence capability to monitor events of interest, process the events and take appropriate action – all of which can be done automatically. Knowledge of IoT and its enabling technologies, and how best to use them, will support organisations to achieve the vision of the Smart Nation. Organisations such as government ministries, MNCs and startups will benefit from knowing how best to envision and implement IoT solutions effectively to meet the needs of their users.

Who Should Attend
  • Professionals who are interested in the domain of IoT and latest IoT development in Singapore

Date / Time / Venue
  • 30 Jul 2018, Monday
  • 9:00am - 12:30pm
  • Institute of Systems Science
    25 Heng Mui Keng Terrace
    Singapore 119615
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Seminar Agenda

 8:30am Registration & Networking
 9:00am Opening Address
by Dr. Matthew Chua
Lecturer & Consultant, Medical & Cybernetics Systems, Smart Health Leadership Centre, NUS-ISS

The Challenges of using Sensors in IoT systems for Real Time Applications
This talk will share about the use of sensors in IoT systems for real time applications and their challenges. Sensors, including Cameras, generate Data with Value, Veracity, Volume, Velocity & Variety and these can be used for various urban applications around Singapore to enhance productivity and safety. Case studies will be shared on Outdoor Water Quality Monitoring and Rodent Monitoring systems.

by Dr. Tan Guan Hong
Technology Partner, Rekanext Capital Partners

 9:50am Aruba Location-based Systems in Smart Buildings
This talk covers Aruba Meridian for indoor navigation and mobile engagement, as well as Aruba Analytics and Location Engine (ALE) for Wireless Local Area Network (WLAN) analytics for Smart Building insights. The Meridian Mobile Apps engage with users in new ways by getting more value from mobile devices via location-powered apps, achieving indoor turn-by-turn directions, proximity-based notifications, and asset tracking. Case studies will be shared on the use of their Aruba Meridian App.

by Mr. Lim Wei Chiang
Consulting Systems Engineer, Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company

10:35am  Refreshment & Networking  
11:15am Smart City Operations with Intelligent Sensing
Smart City is one of the latest development in many countries to help gain competitiveness. Creating the Digital Twin of the physical cities has been the key focus for many countries to improve the sustainability, efficiently and safety of the cities. IoT sensors and IoT technologies in the areas of connectivity, platform, data analytics and AI will help to build the Intelligent Operations Centre of the city. Huawei’s focus on Technology, Platform and Ecosystem development has create various ICT solutions that help with digital transformation for the cities and the industries.

by Mr Neo Teck Guan
Director, South Pacific Strategy Marketing Department, Huawei Technologies
 12:00pm Panel Discussion

Moderated by Dr. Matthew Chua
Lecturer & Consultant, Medical & Cybernetics Systems, Smart Health Leadership Centre, NUS-ISS

Dr. Tan Guan Hong,Technology Partner, Rekanext Capital Partners
Mr. Lim Wei Chiang , Consulting Systems Engineer, Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company
Mr Neo Teck Guan, Director, Strategy Marketing, South Pacific Region, Huawei Technologies

 12:30pm Thanks & Goodbye
Please note that the programme may be subject to change.


Dr Tan Guan Hong Dr. Tan Guan Hong, Technology Partner,Rekanext Capital PartnersLinkedin Profile View Biography

Dr. Tan Guan Hong is a Technology Partner with Rekanext Capital Partners and a Consultant to various technology companies. He was the Senior Director, Smart Nation Systems & Solutions (GovTech 2016-2017) overseeing the Smart Nation Platform, Sensor Network and Video Analytics. He has over 36 years of working experiences as various roles in MNC (Philips Electronics 1980-1993), a Technology Start-up Company (SysEng 1994-2009), a Listed Company (Tritech Group 2009-2012), Director for Technology in A*STAR I2R (2012-2016). He has cross domain experiences in Electrical, Electronics, Civil, Water and Business Management throughout his Engineering career. He has experienced working on technologies which span from TRL 3 to TRL 9.

Lim Wei Chiang Mr. Lim Wei Chiang, Consulting Systems Engineer, Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company Linkedin Profile View Biography

Wei Chianghas several years of experience with Cisco Systems & VMware, prior to joining Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company. His key tasks at Aruba include architecting secure user and IoT customer networks, creating and evangelizing business-focused outcomes, spearheading technical roll-out of new products, complex proof-of-concept (PoC) execution, as well as competitive analysis and disruption

Neo Teck Guan Mr Neo Teck Guan,Director, Director, Strategy Marketing Department, Huawei South Pacific Region Linkedin Profile View Biography

Teck Guan is Director, Strategy Marketing Department at Huawei South Pacific Region. He has over 28 years of experience in the ICT industries, with primary focus on Smart Nation/ City Solutions, Cloud Computing, Data Centre and IT Outsourcing in Asia Pacific. His recent projects include support for Singapore Smart Nation 2025 initiatives, working with IMDA on Strategic Partner Programme (SPP), led the Marketing Execution Team for Huawei Cloud Services in the Huawei South Pacific region, and support of Philippines National Broadband Plan (NBP) Project.