Working Committees

SPM SUB-COMMITTEES

We introduced to you the 12th Council and their sub-committees. We now start a series to introduce in more detail the sub-committees of the SPM. With better knowledge of the objectives and their activities, we hope that more SPM members can step forward to contribute through these sub-committees to make SPM more vibrant.

Name of Committee & Mission Members

Accreditation of Project Managers

  • Promote the need for the accreditation of PMs.
  • Establish an accreditation and certification system for Project Managers and Project Management practice in Construction Industry.

Yip Kim Seng

(Chairman)

 

Lye Kuan Loy

Audrey Tee

Yew Boon Cheat

Kenneth Ng

Pauline Sim

Education, Development & Research

The EDR Committee undertakes to:

  • Promote members’ PM skills and help keep abreast of the latest trends;
  • Coordinate and facilitate regional and international R&D collaboration and exchange disseminate research findings through seminars, symposiums and publications

Activities for this year include running the course on project management for professionals of the building and construction industry with BCA Academy and continued involvement in GAPPS.

We welcome proposals for collaboration from relevant institutions to advance project management practice.

Christopher Leong

(Chairman)

 

Yip Kim Seng

Ng Meng Hui

Howie Tan

International Relations

The IR Committee establishes links with other similar Project Management associations internationally to:

  • Coordinate & network with global counterparts.
  • Arrange for SPM representations at these global PM forums/conferences, etc.
  • Coordinate international mutual exchanges of learning.
  • Achieve mutual recognition and transferability.

Plans for 2012/2013

  • Continue attendances and representations at Global Alliance for Project Performance Standards working sessions, Construction Project Management Committee of China Construction Industry Association (CPMC), Asia-Pacific Federation of Project Management (APFPM) and other invitations to attend foreign PM Institutions conferences.
  • MOU – Maintain and review renewal of relationship with foreign institutions and organisations.

Jonathan Shek (Chairman)

 

Fang Yea Saen

Lim Hock Soon

Chung Chai Wee

Membership

The Membership Committee encourages practitioners in project management or in allied disciplines of the construction industry to join SPM. Allied disciplines include architecture, civil and structural engineering, mechanical, electrical and plumbing engineering, quantity surveying, building surveying, building and facilities management and the like. Any professional directly or indirectly practicing project management, or even in the academia, teaching and or carrying out research in project management are also welcome.

Apart from helping to promote membership, the Committee assesses the membership applicants for eligibility to be considered for admission. Evaluation is base on the applicant’s formal education and relevant Practical Work Experience (known as PEX Score) related to Project Management.

Activities

We aim to increase our membership and enlarge our SPM base with suitable candidates. We actively invite friends in the industry who are eligible to become members of SPM. Please let us know if you are keen to help out in this Committee.

You are welcome to consider membership with SPM

What must I do to apply?

Download the application form and project record sheet. It is important that you fill up the project work sheets based on the projects that you have been involved in and send to SPM Secretariat, MacPherson Road P.O. Box 1083, Singapore 913412.

Gasper Wong (Chairman)

 

John Ting

Kenneth Loo

Christopher Leong

Ng Cheng Huat

How Weng Kong

Toh Kim Sai

Lee Soon Ghee

 

Professional Practice & Education Committee

The PPE Committee brings in practicing project managers and people from other professions to speak on project management topics or topics related to project management for knowledge, exchange of ideas, sharing of experiences and networking with SPM members and members from other professional bodies.

We will be lining up some exciting and interesting talks during lunch time and visits to some interesting project site on a quarterly basis.

Ruby Lai

(Chairwoman)

 

Thomas Ho

Teoh Wooi Sin

Frankie Fong

Goh Min Seong

Publications

Through the vehicle of SPM newsletter to:

  • Communicate information, ideas and views concerning PM and construction practices to members and allied professionals.
  • Keep members informed of events and news of the Society.
  • Promote the initiatives of SPM and interests of the PM profession.

Teoh Wooi Sin

(Chairman)

 

Yip Kim Seng (Advisor)

Tan Kok Siong

(Advisor)

Lee Kok Boon

Calson Ng

Shaun Yeo

David Cheong

Manish Banga

Rules & Discipline

Establish mechanisms of rules and discipline to:

  • Ensure that members conduct the practice of their profession in a manner that upholds the dignity, standing and reputation of the Society.
  • Execute the council’s decisions on disciplinary cases.

Tan Teng Hooi

(Chairman)

 

Lee Kut Cheung

Pauline Sim

Ng Meng Hui

Social Events

  • Plan and organise social activities including the Society’s Annual dinner and network formation activities.

Bernard Ho

(Chairman)

 

Ruby Lai

Goh Swee Yee

Patrick Too

Raymond Wan

Chester Low

 

Special Representations

  • Represent SPM’s interest and participation in committees, study/task groups or forums of allied professionals of the Construction Industry.

Ting Seng Kiong

(Chairman)

 

Bernard Ho

Yip Kim Seng

Tan Kok Siong

Audrey Tee