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The Business of Living Longer and Well

Dear Members and Friends


I am pleased to invite you to the fourth forum in the ENTERPRISE & ENTREPRENEUR SERIES - Transforming Industries • Creating Value, on 5 June 2018, on yet another key disruptive trend,  Ageing.


Titled "The Business of Living Longer and Well", the session will discuss the macro implications of Ageing for the government, society and businesses; requisite transformation of our healthcare system; new business opportunities and innovative models that government-industry can evolve; and what next Singapore should undertake.


We are delighted to have the following Distinguished Speakers in the panel:


-  Prof Tan Chorh Chuan, inaugural Chief Health Scientist and concurrently

   Executive Director of the new Office for Healthcare Transformation, Ministry of Health

-  Ms Janice Chia, Founder & Managing Director, Ageing Asia Pte Ltd

-  Ms Ivy Lai, Country Manager Philips Singapore and CFO Philips ASEAN Pacific

-  Mr Ong Chu Poh, Group Executive Chairman & Group CEO, ECON Healthcare Group

-  Ms Mary Ann Tsao, Chairman and Founding Director, Tsao Foundation.


The Moderator will be Professor Gerard George, Dean and Lee Kong Chian Chair Professor of Innovation & Entrepreneurship, SMU.


The Series is an initiative undertaken by The EDB Society in response to the Future Economy Report and Singapore's aspiration to move towards a value-creating economy. It is organised with Singapore Management University SMU and supported by the Economic Development Board.  The Series celebrates inspiring entrepreneurs and industry leaders; draws insights on how they respond to disruptive forces that are changing the corporate landscape; and explores how Singapore can exploit opportunities arising from megatrends and growth themes.



Details of the forum 

Time:    5.30 – 8.00 pm (networking reception at 5.30 - 6.30pm)

Venue:  Mochtar Riady Auditorium

             SMU Administration Building, Level 5

             81 Victoria Street, Singapore 188065


Campus Map: (Building 1 on map legend)


Kindly RSVP to Mrs Lisa Tan at by 19 May 2018, indicating your current job title and company name where applicable.


See you on 5 June!


Mr Lee Suan Hiang

President The EDB Society