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Conference Program Scheduler

NOTE: This is the 2018 schedule for reference only. The 2019 schedule will be released later this year.

View, browse and sort the ever-growing list of sessions by pass type, track, and format. With this Session Scheduler, you can build your schedule in advance and access it during the show via export or with the Mobile App, once live. Sessions do fill up and seating is first come, first serve, so arrive early to sessions that you would like to attend.

Yap Chin Siang, Assistant Chief Executive, Policy and Planning Group, Singapore Tourism Board

Mr Yap Chin Siang assumed the position of Assistant Chief Executive, Policy and Planning Group on 28 October 2012. In his current role, Chin Siang takes the lead for policy and strategy issues across STB, supporting research and data-driven decisionmaking. He also steers industry development and regulatory efforts for core tourism industries like hotel, cruise, travel agent and tourist guide, sectoral manpower development strategies as well as infrastructure planning/management of key tourism assets. Prior to joining STB, Chin Siang was Director, Ministry of Trade and Industry where he was responsible for formulating and implementing economic strategies to engage North-east Asia. Later seconded to the Energy Market Authority (EMA), he headed Energy Planning & Development Division and oversaw EMA's policy and planning work to ensure that Singapore's energy market remains competitive. He also steered EMA's industry development and external engagement efforts to promote a dynamic energy landscape and showcase Singapore's thought leadership.