Join us at this annual symposium, which showcases different possibilities of recent technological innovations to enhance Process Safety.

At this one-day symposium, you will hear industry speakers share their insights and expertise in harnessing technology and digitisation to manage the plant and its safety case effectively and be at the forefront of Process Control and Process Safety Management.

This symposium is jointly organised by SITLEARN Professional Development, Society of Loss Prevention (SLP), NTUC’s Employment and Employability Institute (e2i) and the Labour Movement’s Oil, Petrochemical, Energy and Chemicals (OPEC) cluster.

This symposium is supported by:

  • Association of Company Emergency Response Teams Singapore (A-CERTS)
  • Association of Process Safety Industry (ASPRI)
  • Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE)
  • Singapore Institution of Safety Officers (SISO)
  • Singapore Manufacturing Federation - Standards Development Organisation (SMF-SDO)

Teaching Team

What You’ll Learn

The goal of this symposium is to bring together all process industry professionals in an open dialogue together with industry speakers who will share insights and expertise focusing on how to use technology, digitalisation, visualisation and analytics to improve control, improve data management, and reduce human error.

Who Should Attend

All process industry professionals including managers, engineers, operators, safety advisors and risk management practitioners.


Continuing Professional Development

This symposium is eligible for the following continuing professional development units:
  • 6 SDU points awarded by Singapore Institution of Safety Officers (SISO)
  • 6 PDU points awarded by PEB Singapore
  • 3 FSM-CPD points awarded by SCDF


Time Topic Speaker
8:30am Registration
9:00am Welcome and Opening Remarks Prof. Ho Yew Kee, Associate Provost (SkillsFuture & Staff Development),
Singapore Institute of Technology
Mr. Gary Goh, Deputy CEO,
Employment and Employability Institute (e2i)
9:30am Keynote: Safety Case Regime with Technology Framework  Er. Go Heng Huat, Director,
Major Hazards Department (MHD), Ministry of Manpower
10:00am Innovations in Process Safety Management Assoc Prof. Lim Kok Hwa, Deputy Cluster Director,
Chemical Engineering and Food Technology, Singapore Institute of Technology
10:30am Tea Break
11:00am Digital Technologies and Innovations for Better Process Safety and Reliability Mr. Michael Zhao, Senior Manager,
Plantweb Solution, Measurement & Analytical, Emerson Asia Pacific
12:00pm Networking Lunch
1:00pm Innovations in Process Control and Alarm Management (Digitalisation with IIoT) Mr. Santosh Sarveshwar Whatkar, Senior Automation & Digital Technology Manager,
2:00pm Innovations in Process Safety: A Practitioner's Perspective Mr. Gary Prosser, Head,
Emerging Markets Engineering, GSK
3:00pm Panel Discussion
3:30pm Closing Remarks Mr. Teng Chong Seng, President,
Society of Loss Prevention 
4:45pm End of Symposium


Category Fee
Symposium Admission $100.00 (before GST)

Admission is strictly by pre-registration only. Limited seats available.

Figures are before GST. GST applies to individuals and Singapore-registered companies
SIT reserves the right to make changes to published course information, including dates, times, venues, fees and instructors without prior notice.


Previous Major Hazards Symposium Highlights in 2018

Key Info

Venue Devan Nair Institute for Employment and Employability, Level 1 Hall 1 – 80 Jurong East St 21 S609607
Time 08:30 AM to 05:00 PM
Date 02 Aug 2019 (Fri)
Registration is Closed.

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