Singapore Semiconductor Industry Association (SSIA) strives to create a vibrant and forward-looking community equipped with the latest industry and technical knowledge in Singapore and the region. As part of this dynamic approach to knowledge sharing, we have launched the Singapore Semiconductor Voice, a magazine by the industry, for the industry.

Nongsa D-Town Launched in Singapore-Indonesia Tech Park

Nongsa D-Town Launched in Singapore-Indonesia Tech Park

NONGSA D-Town, a new "digital economic area" designed by Singapore-based developer Surbana Jurong, was launched on 2 March 2021 at a virtual event officiated by Singapore and Indonesia's economic ministers. Located in Batam, Riau Islands, the development is designed to digitally bridge tech...

Workforce Singapore’s Volunteer Career Advisors Initiative

Workforce Singapore’s Volunteer Career Advisors Initiative

Workforce Singapore’s new volunteer Career Advisors initiative aims to provide individuals with peer-level support and career guidance as they seek to advance their careers or make transitions. Coming from diverse professional communities and possessing deep industry experience, the volunteers can provide sector and occupation-specific career advice to peers, and connect them with useful government programmes and services. Through the volunteer Career Advisors, workers can also learn about the key insights on industry trends and emerging skills, and make informed career decisions with...

A Chat with the SSIA Secretariat Team Member – The Story of Jasmine’s Career Journey

A Chat with the SSIA Secretariat Team Member – The Story of Jasmine’s Career Journey

What first got you into the semiconductor industry? Coming into the semiconductor industry was an opportunity that I grabbed when there was an open door. When Covid-19 hit, given the increased personal time, I began to reflect and reframe my thoughts. I realised that I had become comfortable in my state and my personal growth was stagnant. At that point, I began to search for a change. How do you know about SSIA and why do you choose to join the Association? I have an accounting background. Before joining SSIA, I was working with an outsourced accounting firm and was allocated to handle the...

SSIA Updates 

Workforce Singapore’s Volunteer Career Advisors Initiative

Workforce Singapore’s Volunteer Career Advisors Initiative

Workforce Singapore’s new volunteer Career Advisors initiative aims to provide individuals with peer-level support and career guidance as they seek to advance their careers or make transitions. Coming from diverse professional communities and possessing deep industry...

Electronics Industry Day 2021

Electronics Industry Day 2021

The Virtual Launch The Electronics Industry Day 2021 closed with great success with the support from JTC and e2i. Over 1,500 participants including students from various Institutes of Higher Learning and job seekers joined the events and activities held from January...

Diversity & Inclusion – For a More Inclusive, Resilient World

Diversity & Inclusion – For a More Inclusive, Resilient World

The Inaugural Semiconductor Women's Forum in Singapore The semiconductor industry in Singapore remains a male-dominant industry even though female leadership contributes tremendously in corporate sectors worldwide, as recognized by global studies. One reason for this...

SSIA R&D Committee – Advancing a Vibrant R&D Ecosystem

SSIA R&D Committee – Advancing a Vibrant R&D Ecosystem

SSIA has gone through a major transformation over the past two years to better serve and represent our industry. We have focused our initiatives around the framework of Electronics Industry Transformation Map, and at its core – we focus on helping companies drive...

Singapore Semiconductor Industry Association (SSIA) AGM 2020

Singapore Semiconductor Industry Association (SSIA) AGM 2020

SSIA Strives To Stay Relevant To The Needs Of Companies    The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Singapore Semiconductor Industry Association (SSIA) was held on 26 November 2020. It was the first time the Association held the AGM online due to the COVID-19...

Growing The Talent Pool

 

#ChooseToChallenge

#ChooseToChallenge

The theme of International Women's Day 2021 was ‘Choose To Challenge.’ "We can choose to challenge and call out gender bias and inequity.  We can choose to seek out and celebrate women's achievements. Collectively, we can all help create an inclusive world. From...

COVID-19: Challenges & Opportunities

BEYOND COVID-19: NAVIGATING THROUGH A NEW ECONOMY

BEYOND COVID-19: NAVIGATING THROUGH A NEW ECONOMY

While businesses are coping with the challenges evolved from the disruptions brought by the COVID-19 pandemic, it is inevitable that they also need to transform to navigate the new normal in their industries at the same time.  As the impact of COVID-19 continues to...

WHAT SMEs COULD DO BEYOND TEMPORARY CRISIS MANAGEMENT

WHAT SMEs COULD DO BEYOND TEMPORARY CRISIS MANAGEMENT

Pivot your strategy and take these steps to help increase your chances of thriving in a post-Covid world. It’s not the first time we’re experiencing the impact of a global financial crisis. Yet, our coping strategies survive only as long as the crisis survives and...

Industry

Nongsa D-Town Launched in Singapore-Indonesia Tech Park

Nongsa D-Town Launched in Singapore-Indonesia Tech Park

NONGSA D-Town, a new "digital economic area" designed by Singapore-based developer Surbana Jurong, was launched on 2 March 2021 at a virtual event officiated by Singapore and Indonesia's economic ministers. Located in Batam, Riau Islands, the development is designed...

Industry 4.0 & The Smart Factory: Looking Beyond SECS/GEM

Industry 4.0 & The Smart Factory: Looking Beyond SECS/GEM

In the last 2 decades, the semiconductor industry has been embracing digital transformation  enabled by technology applications in digital manufacturing and Industry 4.0 automation. Further, the Covid-19 pandemic has accelerated the pace of Intelligent Automation (IA)...

The Sky’s The Limit With Redinox

The Sky’s The Limit With Redinox

Located in a humble office space in Bukit Merah lies REDINOX, a full-fledged media agency that houses all of your creative needs in one place. From pre to post-production, graphic design to photography, REDINOX has it all. Down to scriptwriting, storyboarding, and...

People

Lim Chee Kien: Learning has no finish line

Lim Chee Kien: Learning has no finish line

Seasoned mentor: Lim Chee Kien, Vice-President of External Manufacturing at ams Sensors,believes in pushing young people out of their comfort zonesResilience, Lim Chee Kien believes, comes from stepping outside your comfort zone – and the Vice-President of External...

Digitalization & Automation

 

From Pulling Data to Pushing Borders

From Pulling Data to Pushing Borders

For organisations, the goal to globalise is common to the core of their long-term plan. In a survey conducted by the Singapore Business Federation found that in 2017, 4 of 5 Singapore firms expanded overseas or have overseas business activities. These activities...

ITAP 2020: Forging Ahead with Industry 4.0 in the New Normal

ITAP 2020: Forging Ahead with Industry 4.0 in the New Normal

Helping manufacturers build a position of strength to operate in a COVID-safe world remains mission critical for this year’s Industrial Transformation ASIA-PACIFIC – A HANNOVER MESSE EVENT (ITAP) from 20 to 22 October. The COVID-19 situation has brought tremendous...

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