Date: 23 July 2021
Time: 3:00pm - 5:20pm (UTC +8:00)
Venue: Virtual Event
The Energy Educators Forum 2021 discussed global and local energy trends and opportunities. It provided a platform to encourage shared learning among schools on innovative approaches to teach energy-related concepts. Our keynote speaker, Ms Beatrice Chong, Divisional Director, Curriculum Planning & Development Division (CPDD) at Ministry of Education (MOE) shared about the importance of nurturing our young as stewards of the environment, through the Eco Stewardship Programme.
Energy Educators Forum was held as part of a partner event of Energy Innovation 2021.
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Ms Low Yen Ling, Minister of State for Ministry of Trade and Industry & Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth
||Panel Session: Key Energy Trends and the Energy 2030 Vision
To tackle the growing concern of climate change, we will need to change the way we produce and consume energy. The panellists will discuss their perspectives of the energy outlook and technologies in 2030, and the efforts to support Singapore’s energy transformation.
Mr Ngiam Shih Chun, Chief Executive, Energy Market Authority
Mr Ooi Boon Hoe, Chief Executive Officer, Jurong Port
Ms Cindy Lim, Chief Executive Officer, Keppel Infrastructure
Ms Esther An, Chief Sustainability Officer, City Developments Limited
||ENERGY EDUCATORS FORUM
Ms Beatrice Chong, Divisional Director, CPDD2, MOE
As co-chair of the MOE Sustainability Workgroup, Ms Beatrice Chong oversees the Eco Stewardship Programme which is the educational cornerstone of the Singapore Green Plan 2030. Beatrice is privileged to serve in various key appointments within the education service, this includes being Principal of two schools and doing policy work at the Education Policy Branch, Planning Division, MOE. Beatrice currently sits in the boards of Gardens by the Bay (Singapore), and the National Heritage Board. She is waiting for Tottenham Hotspurs to win the Premier League title again.
||Singapore Energy Grand Challenge (Youth) Award Ceremony
Guest of Honour: Ms Low Yen Ling, Minister of State for Ministry of Trade and Industry, and Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth
||Presentation by Singapore Energy Grand Challenge (Youth) Champions
||Sharing on Championing Sustainability Mindsets and Green Practices Amongst Students
Tampines Secondary School
Mrs Preeti Sheri, HOD Character & Citizenship Education, Teaching since 1991
A Humanities educator who has also conducted teacher training in a wide range of areas such as using photographs and stories in character education, anger management in adolescents and Education and Career Guidance.
Mr Benjamin Low, HOD Craft & Technology, Teaching since 2002
Previously a Senior Curriculum Planning Officer at MOE HQ, and was involved in the implementation of STEM ALP and Maker-in-Community projects in Singapore.