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At the 46th IFES AGM, nine (9) verified nomination forms were received for the nine posts open for election, no election was needed and hence the nine (9) candidates were automatically elected as members to the new Management Council for a 2-year term effective from the date of the AGM:
a. Mr Christopher Tan Eng Kiong (FIFireE)
b. Mr K. Ramanathan (FIFireE)
c. Mr Loh Eng Choon (FIFireE)
d. Mr Koh Soon Chuang (FIFireE)
e. Er Yee Poh Kin (FIFireE)
f. Ms Chelsia Ruth Wong (MIFireE)
g. Ms Liew Li Hooi (AIFireE)
h. Mr Tong Hong Haey (AIFireE)
i. Er Victor Ho (AIFireE)
Also, at the same AGM, the following 4 motions were proposed and they were all passed at the AGM.
a. The meeting unanimously approved to amend the name to “Institution of Fire Engineers, Singapore”
b. The meeting approved to amend the constitution to include Honorary Patron
c. The meeting approved to amend the constitution to include Honorary Legal Advisor
d. The meeting unanimously approved to amend the constitution to include sending notice via electronic means
9-10 and 16-17 January 2021
IFE will be conducting a virtual seminar on Advance Fire Dynamics and Application to Performance Based Design taught by Mr Peter Senez from Canada.
Peter Senez is a professional engineer with over 25 years of experience in fire safety engineering. He is well- practised internationally in performance-based design and forensic engineering. His practical experience in industry has afforded insights to generate research on ignition, fire dynamics, and fire spread. He is currently researching at the University of Waterloo, in Canada, while continuing to practice as a fire engineering consultant. In the past, he has initiated, grown and developed the largest fire engineering firm in Canada, and lead an international firm’s global practice in forensic engineering. He is currently the Chair of the SFPE Subcommittee on Research and Innovation and is also a Governor and Chair of the Technical Committee on the SFPE Foundation.
Download seminar brochure here.