View the Future Workforce Asia Summit 2019 brochure

Future Workforce Asia Summit 2019 will take place on 10-11 April 2019 in Singapore

What's in store for you?

  • Hear best-in-class practices from Asia’s leading organisations (Microsoft, GE Power, Credit Suisse, Uber, Prudential, Siemens, SkillsFuture SG,  and many more) on redesigning their workforce strategy to ensure digital future readiness
  • Capitalise on the rise of AI and robots: Learn how you can drive organizational productivity and performance with a hybrid workforce

UTAP Step-by-Step Application Guide

Please note that members are required to fulfil the following conditions to be eligible for UTAP reimbursement: 

  1. Paid-up union membership before course commencement, throughout whole course duration and at the point of claim  
  2. Course by training provider must be supported under UTAP, and training must commence within the supported period  
  3. Course must not be funded through company sponsorship or other types of funding  
  4. Unfunded course fee must be S$20.00 and above  
  5. Member must achieve a minimum of 75% attendance for each application and sat for all prescribed examination(s), if any 
  6. UTAP application must be submitted within 6 months after course completion  

Please refer to the attached UTAP Application Guide for members to apply UTAP via the U-Portal. 

Should trainees have queries on the funding scheme, they can email to UTAP@e2i.com.sg or call NTUC Membership Hotline at 6213-8008

Future Workforce Asia Summit 2019 brochure spex

Held in Singapore from 10 – 11 April 2019, the 2nd Future Workforce Asia Summit will zoom in on how the nature of work and workforce is changing in Asia, featuring over 20 case studies, insightful panels, interactive group discussions and topical workshops.

10 Initiatives to Future-Proof Your Workforce In the Digital age

Technological advances are getting the majority of coverage in the future workforce debate but organisations really need to focus now on how their workforce structures will adapt and evolve to gain competitive advantage and survive in the fourth industrial revolution. We’ve put together a handy guide on how to future-proof your workforce in the digital age in ten steps.

Optus: New Workforce Strategies to Anticipate Future Organisational Needs

Ahead of Future Workforce Asia Summit, we have compiled a collection of the top presentations from our global series of Future Workforce events for your reading pleasure. 

 In this Q&A session, Optus shared their reworking frameworks and introduced new strategies and methodologies to anticipate organisational needs. 

Making Better Decisions and Driving Change: RBC’s Approach to Managing the Workforce

In this presentation Robert Carlyle, Director, Strategic Workforce Management at the Royal Bank of Canada explored:

  • What are the key conversations that need to take within HR and with leaders to shape the workforce?
  • How can the use of data become routine, part of the ‘way business is done’?
  • What is the role of workforce planning in the larger context of managing human capital?
  • How can the workforce be segmented for more precise, targeted development?
  • How can technology enable eff ective workforce analysis, planning and management?

Envisaging the workforce of the Future: How humans and machines will align

As we enter the fourth revolution it’s imperative that industries start to prepare for the workforce of the future. How will machines and humans align? How will structures and processes alter? How will the human workforce be upskilled?  In this whitepaper we explore:

  • Considerations and strategies to prepare for a future workforce 
  • How to adopt a new thinking
  • How to encourage new job and skill creation 
  • How to create an empowered and augmented workforce of the future

Who's Coming for Your Job? Understanding the Digital Workforce

Right now, one of the most significant trends is the rise of robotics across all elements of the enterprise, transforming the way business is done. The implications will impact enterprises beyond what many of us can comprehend today.

We spoke to Martin Ford, a futurist and New York Times best-selling author, who offered a pragmatic view of what the future of work, and your place in it, will look like. He also addresses a bigger question: can accelerating technology disrupt our entire economic system to the point where a fundamental restructuring is required? And what should we do?