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EVENTS OF THE WEEK

WE HOPE THE FIRST WEEK OF SCHOOL/INTERNSHIP HAS BEEN WELL FOR YOU

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Hackathon to Help the Community (Bitcrafts: Empathy Hackathon)

Frontier CC May 26, 2018, 2:49 p.m.

About Bitcrafts: Empathy Hackathon A 'hackathon' for the youths to solve real life problems encountered by our partnering beneficiaries (ie. Bo Tien Welfare Service - a home for the elderly). Details of event: The event will take place over 2 key dates - firstly on 2nd June (Sat) & 16th June (Sat) 2nd June: Prior to participation of the Tertiary students, the Secondary students would have made their rounds at the beneficiary's place and identify key roadblocks & issues faced by the elderly. They would present these findings in the morning and the participating Tertiary students would sit through/review their presentation to identify the problem they would want to overcome. More information and details of equipment provided would be given on the day itself. 16th June: Then Tertiary students would have 2 full weeks to prepare their prototyping. On 16th June, the teams would be return to the CC to present their findings to the judges. The top teams will proceed to the finals & win themselves prizes.

Liberty Wave: An exciting open water swim event

East Coast Park, Casuarina Grove (next to carpark F2) July 22, 2018, 3:01 p.m.

Liberty Wave, an exciting open water swim event aiming to give both Singaporeans and International participants the full open water experience. At last year’s inaugural edition we had a successful run with more than 700 swimmers from 43 different countries. The event will be coming back for a second year with more race categories, and more participants. This year, it will be held on 22 July 2018 @ East Coast Park, Casuarina Grove (next to carpark F2). An estimated 1,800 participants (adults and kids) will be swimming to their heart’s content. There’s something for everyone, whether they are veterans, first-timers or kids who just want to have some fun! In addition to the open water swim, we will also be hosting a lively line-up of fringe events for spectators, while they relax by the beach and cheer on their friends and family. Look forward to bouncy castles for adults and kids, live performances and refreshing coconut cutting. There will be both Individual and Team events, where friends may sign up to race together and build stronger camaraderie. Prizes will also be given out to the fastest swimmers. For more information on Liberty Wave, please visit www.libertywave.sg

NEW OPPORTUNITIES

ASEAN plus Three Youth Environment Forum 2018

June 30, 2018

5th ASEAN +3 Youth Environment Forum (AYEF), will be held from 30th June to 2nd July 2018. The theme for AYEF 2018, “Imagine, Create, Change”, acknowledges that the youth play an important role in shaping ASEAN regional cooperation in the years ahead, and creating Environmentally Sustainable Cities (ESC) in ASEAN. You can look forward to plenary sessions and panel discussions, workshops, a field trip and ideation of proposed solutions to climate change issues. More details can be found in the poster and click the following link to register http://environment.asean.org/ayef-2018/ Application closes on 27 April 2018

i Light Singapore Student Award

- 6 Jul, 2018

i Light Student Award is an international open call for students to realise a light art installation at i Light Singapore next year. Open to local and foreign students around the world who are currently enrolled at a recognised tertiary programme or institution, the top three proposers will each receive a cash award of up to $1,500. In addition, chosen entries will be presented at the festival. In conjunction with the 200th anniversary of the founding of Singapore, i Light will be one of the key events to officially launch the Singapore Bicentennial commemoration. This special edition hope to reflect the bigger geographical footprint of the festival that will extend to the Civic District and Singapore River, as well as to synergise with the Singapore Bicentennial commemoration. You may submit your proposal to https://goo.gl/6nUJmM by 6 July 2018 at 2359hours. More details can also be found at www.ilightsingapore.sg

Crea8 Sustainability 2018 Video Competition

6 Aug, 2018

The Crea8 Sustainability Competition encourages young Singaporeans to address environmental challenges, share stories and innovative solutions to demonstrate their passion in tackling the global challenge of sustainability and to create a sustainable Singapore. In support of Singapore’s Climate Action Year 2018, the focus of this year’s competition is our climate footprint. The competition aims to inspire students to come up with ideas on what needs to be done, how it could be achieved and the expected outcomes to reduce our society’s environmental footprint. Online submission and registration forms can be found at www.pacificlight.com.sg/crea8sustainability Frequently Asked Questions can be found at https://energy.pacificlight.com.sg/crea8sustainability/faq.aspx If you have any questions on the competition, please send your enquiry to: crea8sustainability@pacificlight.com.sg Registration dateline is 6 August 2018.

Falling Walls Lab Singapore

17 Jun, 2018

The Falling Walls Lab is an international forum for the next generation of outstanding innovators and creative thinkers. Its aim is to promote exceptional ideas and to connect promising scientists and entrepreneurs from all fields on a global level. Participants get the opportunity to present their research work, business model, or initiative to peers, a high-calibre jury made up of experts from academia and business, and the general public - in 3 minutes each. Interested participants, please register before 17 June 2018 at : http://www.falling-walls.com/lab/apply More details can be found here http://www.falling-walls.com/lab If you have any queries, you may write in to fwlsingapore@ntu.edu.sg

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