About the Event
The MSC Connexions Forum was organised for stakeholders from the industry, government and school and training service providers to discuss HR issues pertaining to the maritime industry. The event kicked off with a personal sharing by Mr Jason Ho, Head, Group Human Resources, Overseas Chinese Banking Corporation Limited and Chairperson for the Engage and Outreach Committee under the Institute for Human Resource Professionals (IHRP).
A panel discussion followed and HR professionals, Ms Melissa Kee, Chief HR Officer of Kuok (Singapore) Ltd, Ms Taneal Roach, Global Head, HR of The China Navigation Co. Pte Ltd and Ms Sharon Teo, General Manager of Eastport Maritime Pte Ltd, discussed the topic of “Employer Branding and the Employee Experience”. The forum was moderated by Mr Michael Goh, Chief Corporate Services Officer of Jurong Port Pte Ltd and concluded with a networking high tea reception.
About the Organizer
Maritime Singapore Connect (MSC) was set up in 2016 to elevate profiling efforts of the maritime industry, connect students and jobseekers to maritime opportunities, and provide Singaporeans with easy access to maritime careers, education and training opportunities.
As a unit under the Singapore Maritime Foundation (SMF), MSC serves as a central node connecting maritime employers, industry associations, schools and government agencies with students and jobseekers. It offers maritime-related education and career guidance, links the industry with schools for internship and job opportunities and organises outreach events and publicity campaigns.