Seminar Registration Open Jan. 04, 2023 - Jan. 04, 2023

Electrical Safety Symposium - Electrical Hazards Prevention and Management 2023

Updates : Oct. 31, 2022

Electrical Safety Symposium Electric Hazards Prevention and Management 2023
Morning Session
9:00 am Registration
9:35 am Welcome and Opening Remarks
Mr. Bernard Nee Seng Soon, Vice President (Industry & Community Group), Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT)
9:40 amKeynote Address – Electrical Safety: Everyone Has a Part to Play
Er. Kng Meng Hwee, Deputy Chief Executive (Regulations), Energy Market Authority (EMA)
10:00 amRegulatory Framework and Sharing of Electrical Incidents at Consumers’ Installations
Er. Yeo Cheng Hee, Director (Inspectorate Department), Energy Market Authority (EMA)
10:30 am Tea Break
10:45 amElectrical Safety at the Workplace – Watt We Need to Know
Mr. Eric Tan, Principal Specialist (Inspectorate Specialist Group), Ministry of Manpower (MOM)
11:15 amArc Flash and Arc Blast Hazards
Dr. Er. Lock Kai Sang, Professor (Engineering) and Head, Energy Efficiency Technology Centre (EETC), Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT)
11:45 amCase Study of a Catastrophic Failure of Dry Type Transformer
Er. Lee Wai Meng, Director, ON Engineers
12:00 pmPanel Discussion 1
Morning Session Speakers with Mr. Viktor Dancza (Deputy Chairman, IET Singapore)
Moderator: Dr. Lee Kwee Hiong, Associate Professor (Engineering), Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT)
12:30 pmLunch & Networking
Afternoon Session
2:00 pm Keynote Address – Fire Safety in Singapore: Overview and Role of NFEC
Mr. John Wu, Vice Chairman, National Fire and Emergency Preparedness Council (NFEC)
2:30 pmElectrical Fire and Explosion Hazards – with Case Studies
Mr. Md Faizal Mazlan, Major, Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF)
3:00 pmABCs of Li-ion Battery Fires
Dr. Chiam Sing Ying, Director, Singapore Battery Consortium
3:30 pmElectrical Fire Hazards
Dr. Er. Lock Kai Sang, Professor (Engineering) and Head, Energy Efficiency Technology Centre (EETC), Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT)
4:00 pmTea Break
4:15 pmPPE for Arc Flash Protection
Mr. Wong Wai Hong, Technical Sales Manager, DEHN (SEA) Pte. Ltd.
4:30 pmPanel Discussion 2
Afternoon Session Speakers with Er. Andy Goh (UK Chartered Engineer, SJ Thames) and Er. Lim Say Leong (Technical Director, Sunlight Electrical and Chint Global International Pte. Ltd.)
Moderator: Mr. Tan Teck Lee, Chairman, IET Singapore
5:00 pmClosing Remarks
Dr. Tseng King Jet, Professor and Programme Director (Engineering), Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT)
The programme may be subject to change. Please refer to our website for the latest information.