Daily Archives: August 18, 2014

NTUC and IES launch the Young Engineers Leadership Programme to groom 500 young aspiring engineers

Year-long programme to cultivate young engineers through continuous engagement, career development platforms and networking opportunities The National Trades Union Congress (NTUC) and its U Associate, The Institution of Engineers, Singapore (IES) have officially launched the inaugural Young Engineers Leadership (YEL) Programme today. The YEL Programme is a year-long national initiative aimed at nurturing young engineering talents into future leaders who are able to address global challenges, by equipping them with the necessary leadership skills and technology management knowledge. Carrying the theme of “Empower the Next Generation of Engineers”, the YEL Programme features a stellar line-up of 27 renowned engineers, C-suite leaders and entrepreneurs from local and international organisations. They include Ms Frederique Covington-Corbett, International Marketing Director of Twitter (As ...