Media Invitation to the Work-Learn Carnival
Published on 24 Jul 2019

Dear Media Friends,

The Work-Learn Carnival, organised by Singapore’s five polytechnics, the Institute of Technical Education (ITE), and SkillsFuture Singapore will be held on Friday, 12 July 2019. The Carnival showcases work-learn offerings by industry partners, where students and graduates from the Institutes of Higher Learning can learn more about these programmes.  


2          Minister for Education, Mr Ong Ye Kung will grace the event and will be delivering a speech. Minister Ong will announce new work-learn pathways and programmes and will provide progress updates on existing programmes.


3          We are pleased to invite you and your camera crew to cover the event. The details of the event are as follows:


Date: 12 July 2019, Friday

Time: 2.00pm - 4.30pm

Venue: Nanyang Polytechnic Auditorium, Block A Central,

180 Ang Mo Kio Ave 8

Singapore 569830


4          Please see below for a brief media programme. Interview opportunities with the speakers below can be arranged upon request.




2.00 pm

Media Registration 

2.30 pm

Welcome and Introduction by Emcee  

2.32 pm

Samba performance by NYP Symphony Orchestra Percussion Ensemble  

2.35 pm

Sharing by HR Practitioner on Preparing Yourself for ELP  

Mr Ken Tan, Associate Director and Head of Sales, Capita Singapore, which participates in NYP’s ELP Specialist Diploma in Human Capital Management, offered by the School of Business Management.

2.45 pm

Address by NACE on Workplace Learning  

Dr Phua Chee Teck, Director/National Centre of Excellence for Workplace Learning, NYP

2.50 pm

Signing of MOU on Harmonised OJT Practices


Signing of MOU on SkillsFuture Work-Learn Bootcamp new job role – Engineering 4.0

3.05 pm

Signing of MOU on new Work-Study programme  

3.10 pm

Sharing by ELP Graduate on ELP Experience  

3.25 pm

K-pop dance item by NYP K-Wave Korean Club  

3.30 pm

Arrival of GOH, Mr Ong Ye Kung, Minister for Education

3.35 pm

Address by GOH 

3.50 pm

Tour of carnival booths by GOH

4.30 pm

End of event

Media Release for Work-Learn Carnival