Nikkei Asia covered key highlights from the 2021 Private Market Compensation study, published by Aon and in partnership with SGInnovate. The report covers compensation trends among startups across ASEAN and included insights from Juliana Lim, Executive Director — Talent Networking, SGInnovate, who discussed the range of factors that contribute to the attraction and retention of skilled tech workers.
In this interview with Oasis by KrAsia, SzeKi Sim, Executive Director — Community & Brand of SGInnovate, shares her journey of building SGInnovate’s community. She also shares learnings and anecdotes from her career, which saw her undertake roles in various technology companies.
Giving the opening address at SGInnovate's virtual career showcase, New Frontier, Education Minister Lawrence Wong said Deep Tech such as genetic coding is at the forefront of new innovations.
SGInnovate launches two new PowerX programme tracks at its virtual job showcase, New Frontier, to develop more talent in Deep Tech.
Under the new Innovation and Enterprise Fellowship Programme (IFP), National Research Foundation (NRF) will be supporting 500 fellowships over the next five years. SGInnovate, the programme’s very first partner, saw the launch of the PowerX (Robotics) programme, which helped equip locals with the necessary skills for the robotics and automation sector.
As one of the few female Robotics developers in the industry, Perlin hopes that her experience can inspire others, who are interested in the field of science and technology, to make a switch in their careers.