11th AGI International Conference

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11th AGI International Conference

04 Dec 2019

Date: 3 December 2019
Time: 9am to 2pm
Venue: Shaw Foundation Alumni House (Auditorium), National University of Singapore
Dress code: Formal
 
About the Conference
Amity Global Institute International Conference is a biannual event held to coincide with the
Study Abroad Programme of Amity University, India. Students, both undergraduate and
postgraduate, together with visiting Faculty from Amity University attend the conference as
part of the Study Abroad Programme to Singapore. Amity University is a globally ranked
comprehensive University with ten campuses in India. Amity Global Institute in Singapore is
a one of the global campuses within the Amity University network.
Each conference is a platform for experts to share to these Study Abroad Programme
participants, their knowledge and insights on issues concerning the latest global and
business trends that shape the global business environment. Conference attendees also include students and staff of Amity Global Institute, and some members of the public.
 
Synopsis
Careers and jobs are undergoing disruptive changes in the contemporary fourth industrial
revolution. Many global megatrends, such as globalisation, emergence of global regulation,
climate change, emphasis on social responsibility, increasing diversity in the workforce,
shifts in cultural norms and values, and technological advancements are influencing the
form, function and perceptions of jobs and careers. The conference is a platform for experts
in the field to share their insights, knowledge and research on the latest issues and
perspectives on jobs and careers in view of Industry 4.0 and in an increasingly disruptive and
globalised business environment.

 

Conference Speakers

Dr Nik Chong (Managing Partner,Tricentric Consultancy) l Topic: How to survive in the gig economy

Mr Mohan Balagopal (Managing Director, Gary & Pearl International) l Topic: Recruitment challenges for Industry 4.0

Ms Kasia Nowacka (Professional Co-active Coach, Kreivo Plan) l Topic: Embrace change through creativity and engender the life and career you want

Mr Daniel Chew Chee San (Founder and Business Owner, Chrysallite Education & Training Hub) l Topic: A career in logistics & supply chain? Let’s talk hindsight, insights & foresight

Ms Rajani Thomas (Law Lecturer) l Topic: Technology and transformation in legal career

Mr Samuel Teh (Creative Strategist, S&S Global Consultancy) l Topic: Let’s keep in touch

 

Progamme Schedule

Time Event
9.00am Registration
9.30am Welcome address by CEO, Assoc. Professor Leon Choong
9.35am Address by Guest of Honour – First Secretary (Economics) of High Commision of India, Mr Farhat Khan
9.40am Keynote address by Prof (Dr.) Gurinder Singh, Amity University Group Vice-Chancellor
9.50am Conference talks by speakers
10.50am Break
11.10am Conference talks by speakers
12.10pm Appreciation of speakers
12.15pm Certificate presentation to SAP students and AGI full-time students
12.45pm Lunch and networking
2.00pm Conference close

 

For enquiries, please contact Dr. Adrian Tan (thtadrian@singapore.amity.edu)

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