Venue : The Westin Singapore, Ballroom 1, Asia Square Tower 2, 12 Marina View, S018961
Date : May 31, 2017
Time : 11:45 AM - 1:30 PM
Price : $35.00
This Balestier Luncheon offers
companies from all industries a chance to learn about Singapore's advanced
programs to develop the technologies of the future and to harness them to
quality of life and how the private sector can play a central role in the
development and application of transformative initiatives.
Government Technology Agency of Singapore (GovTech)
As Chief Executive of GovTech, Jacqueline Poh is spearheading Singapore's lead agency in the country’s drive to actualize its Smart Nation vision. GovTech's roles are to "spark, build, operate, govern, and grow" technologies, applications, systems, and capabilities.
GovTech aims to be a leader in applied technology within the Singapore government. It will cultivate a culture of agility, boldness, and collaboration to be a transformative technology organization for a Smart Nation. Its focus is on Smart City systems and solutions, digital government applications, and smart citizen platforms.
Jacqueline was previously Managing Director of IDA, and has held key positions in the Ministry of Manpower, the Ministry of Finance, the Prime Minister’s Office and the Ministry of Defence. Jacqueline was awarded the Public Administration Medal (Silver) in 2014.
Jacqueline graduated from Oxford and Cambridge, and also has an MBA from INSEAD. She serves on a range of boards including the Infocomm Media Development Authority, Defence Science and Technology Agency, Institute of Systems Science, Singapore Pools and St Luke’s Eldercare.
This Balestier luncheon is made possible through the generous support of our sponsors, GEMS World Academy (Singapore) and HP Inc.
Corporate tables are available at
$325 for 10 seats. Please email Aisyah
at firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve
This event is sponsored by: