Singapore International Energy Week 2015 to commemorate Singapore’s energy achievements
Singapore – 17 August 2015 – This year’s Singapore International Energy Week (SIEW) 2015 will feature two unique events to commemorate the nation’s 50th anniversary: the Singapore Energy Story exhibition and the SG50 Golden Jubilee reception.
The Singapore Energy Story exhibition will bring to life the critical role that energy has played in powering Singapore’s growth. Through interactive exhibits, viewers will learn about Singapore’s key energy milestones, the individuals behind them, and the steps ahead to ensure a sustainable energy future for Singapore. This exhibition will be open to the public from 27-30 October 2015 at the Sands Expo and Convention Centre during SIEW. Post-SIEW, the exhibition will be displayed at the ARTrium of the Ministry of Communications and Information at Hill Street, from 23 November to 17 December 2015. Members of the public are encouraged to view the exhibition to learn more about Singapore’s energy story. Admission is free.
To celebrate Singapore’s 50th anniversary, SIEW will host the SG50 Golden Jubilee reception at the ArtScience Museum, Marina Bay Sands on 26 October 2015 which will be graced by Mr S. Iswaran, Minister, Prime Minister’s Office and Second Minister for Home Affairs and Second Minister for Trade and Industry. Invited guests will have the opportunity to enjoy local cuisine and entertainment in this special networking event aimed at “Celebrating SG50 – Where the Energy World Meets”.
The Singapore Energy Summit will feature a new panel with speakers Charif Souki, Chairman and CEO Cheniere Energy, and Peter Coleman, Managing Director and CEO Woodside Energy sharing their perspectives on “Gas and Its Role in the Next Energy Transition”. Other top energy leaders speaking at the Singapore Energy Summit this year include Datuk Wan Zulkiflee bin Wan Ariffin, President and Group CEO of Petronas, Jin-Yong Cai, Executive Vice President and CEO of International Finance Corporation, and Aaron A. Domingo, Executive Vice President & COO of Meralco.
Registration is now open at www.siew.sg with early bird discounts of up to S$300 available till 13 September 2015. SIEW 2015 will be held at the Sands Expo and Convention Centre, Marina Bay Sands Singapore, from 26 to 30 October 2015.
About Singapore International Energy Week (SIEW)
In its 8th edition, Singapore International Energy Week is the premier platform in Asia for energy insights, partnerships and dialogue, which brings together the world’s leading conferences, exhibitions, and roundtables in one week, one location. SIEW enriches the global energy conversation by convening political, business, academic and energy industry thought-leaders to define and advance the world’s leading energy challenges, solutions and actions across the energy spectrum of oil & gas, clean and renewable energy, and energy infrastructure financing. Please visit www.siew.sg for further information.
About the Energy Market Authority
The Energy Market Authority (EMA) is a statutory board under the Ministry of Trade and Industry. Our main goals are to ensure a reliable and secure energy supply, promote effective competition in the energy market and develop a dynamic energy sector in Singapore. Through our work, we seek to forge a progressive energy landscape for sustained growth. Please visit www.ema.gov.sg for more information.
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