• Join Us At The Fair!

    7 Sept 2016 - Red Dot Design Museum

NTUC presents the first fair dedicated to:

• People exploring the concept of freelancing

• New freelancers

• Established freelancers looking for further knowledge

Learn more about the dynamic world of freelancing, all in one event!

Public sales have closed.

Interested participants may walk in to buy their ticket at event.

 

Union Member: $8

Non-Union Member: $12

Time to Event

00 Days
00 Hours
38 Minutes

Highlights and Takeaways

Ticket includes:

• Legal guide for freelancers
• A box of customised name cards*
•Handmade artisan coffee 

*Limited to registrations before 26th August
Founder and CEO
CoachingGoWhere
Country Manager / Tech Entrepreneur
ServisHero
Film+TV Professionals Working Group
President
Sports Coaches Association of Singapore
Managing Director
Thunderquote
2nd Vice Chairman
Head of Media and Communications, STAR
Founder
SCHMEET

Speakers

Pick up priceless tips from talks by established freelancers and start-up founders.

What’s On

8:00 am - 9:00 am

Registration and welcome drinks

9:00 am - 9:15 am

Welcome Remarks

people
Daniel Thong, Country Manager / Tech Entrepreneur, ServisHero
9:15 am - 10:00 am

Keynote I:

What type of entrepreneur are you?

Entrepreneurs are a dime a dozen in this day and age - but what sets a successful and a medicore entrepreneur apart? What are the extraordinary factors that cause them to succeed, and what is the driving impulse that keeps them going?

Moderator
Anna Tan, Founder and CEO, CoachingGoWhere
10:00 am - 10:45 am

Opening Panel:

Preparing for growth and Internet of Everything

The panellists will discuss and explore both from a macro and microeconomic view the factos that make an industry/sector copetitive along with strategies and tools entrepreneurs need to recognise and capitalise on new opportunities.

Moderator
Laurence Wong, 2nd Vice Chairman, Head of Media and Communications, STAR
Justin Teh, President, Sports Coaches Association of Singapore
10:45 am - 11:15 am

Morning Refreshments

people
Jasmine Ng Kin Kia, Film+TV Professionals Working Group
11:15 am - 12:00 pm

Keynote II:

How to find your passion

people
Daniel Thong, Country Manager / Tech Entrepreneur, ServisHero
12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

Women Panel

Empowering women entrepreneurs

Many believe women entrepreneurs see the world through a different lens and, in turn do things in a different way. What does it take to recognise that women are crucial to economic growth around the world?

people
Jasmine Ng Kin Kia, Film+TV Professionals Working Group
12:45 pm - 2:00 pm

Networking Lunch

people
Nur Iskandar, Founder, SCHMEET
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Panel Discussion

How to keep your investors happy?

The panellists will discuss a series of tools and programs which can increase the capability of entrepreneurs around the world to access the capital they need in order to grow.

people
Nur Iskandar, Founder, SCHMEET
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Infrastructure panel

Moderator
Laurence Wong, 2nd Vice Chairman, Head of Media and Communications, STAR
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Manufacturing panel

people
Jasmine Ng Kin Kia, Film+TV Professionals Working Group
6:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Summary and closing remarks

people
Nur Iskandar, Founder, SCHMEET
8:00 am - 9:00 am

Registration and welcome

9:00 am - 9:10 am

Opening remarks

Moderator
Jasmine Ng Kin Kia, Film+TV Professionals Working Group
9:10 am - 11:00 am

The next industrial revolution

people
Nur Iskandar, Founder, SCHMEET
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Executive interview

people
Laurence Wong, 2nd Vice Chairman, Head of Media and Communications, STAR
12:00 pm - 12:15 pm

Summary and closing remarks

Moderator
Anna Tan, Founder and CEO, CoachingGoWhere
6:10 pm - 6:30 pm

Freelancing 101 and Making the Leap

Making the leap and tips on getting started.

Speakers:
Kevin Ng, Founder, Thunderquote
Nur Iskandar, Founder, SCHMEET

6:35 pm - 6:55 pm

Branding for Better Dollars

Get insights into the importance of branding for your growth and success as freelancers.

Speaker:
Anna Tan, Founder and CEO,
CoachingGoWhere

7:00 pm - 7:20 pm

Get Paid, not Get Owed

Essential legal and financial safeguards for freelancers.
 

7:25 pm - 7:45 pm

So You Wanna Start-Up?

ServisHero, a first-of-its-kind marketplace for local services sharing their journey of serving freelancers and service providers in underserved markets.

Speaker:
Daniel Thong, Country Manager / Tech
Entrepreneur, ServisHero

7:50 pm - 8:10 pm

Why walk alone? Go Far, Go Together

Meet freelance community leaders, advocating for the welfare of their peers, and promoting community growth and aspirations for a better freelancing future.

Speakers:
Jasmine Ng Kin Kia, Film+TV Professionals Working Group
Justin Teh, President, Sports Coaches Association of Singapore
Laurence Wong, 2nd Vice Chairman, Head of Media and Communications, STAR

How To Get There?

A unique Singapore attraction, the Red Dot Design Museum presents the latest trends in the international design scene with a collection of more than 1,000 exhibits in the field of product design and communication design from over 50 countries. The museum is located right in the heart of the central business district of Singapore and walking distance from Tanjong Pagar MRT.