Committee  •  Conference & Seminar Asia  •  Research & Development  •  Sustainable Business  •  Tech & Innovation

A Conversation with Mr Frederick Chew, Chief Executive Officer of A*STAR

Schneider Electric Auditorium, 50 Kallang Avenue. or via Zoom
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Member only

Price: 2 options :
- FULL - Physical event with limited places at Schneider Electric Auditorium - Member Price : SGD20

- Webinar - Member Price : SGD15 ( A Zoom link will be sent 1 day prior to the event)

For Members only.


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Join us for this fireside chat with Mr Frederick Chew, CEO of A*STAR

Join us for a fruitful dialogue with Mr Frederick Chew, Chief Executive Officer of A*STAR, to hear how the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) drives mission-oriented research that advances scientific discovery and technological innovation and hear about the “Research, Innovation and Enterprise 2025 plan (RIE2025)”.

The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) is Singapore’s lead public sector agency that spearheads economic oriented research through open innovation, they collaborate with partners in both the public and private sectors to benefit society.

During this conversation, Mr Fredrick Chew will also cover initiatives and research in the field of Agri-food Tech, Manufacturing, Health, Urban solutions & Sustainability.

A*STAR also looks forward to collaborating with members of the French Chamber across different business activities and industries.

The dialogue will be moderated by Kevin Chow, Board Member at the French Chamber of Commerce and Thales Country Director Singapore & CEO, Thales Solutions Asia Pte. Ltd.


  • From 8.00 am : Registration and welcoming attendees.
  • 8.30 am : Opening Remarks by Kevin Chow.
  • 8.40- 9.00 am : A presentation on the Research, Innovation and Enterprise 2025 plan.
  • 9.00- 9:40 am : Fireside chat between Mr. Chew and Mr.Chow 
  • 9:40-10:00 am : A Q/A session with questions from the Audience.

From 10:00am : Optional- Guided tour of the Schneider Electric Singapore Innovation Hub- Please contact if you wish to register.

Terms & Conditions

  • This event is open to members. 
  • Full payment is required upon registration. 
  • Should you need to cancel, please do so no later than two working days before the date of the event.
  • No shows will not be refunded.
  • Please note that photographs and videos may be taken during the event for news and publicity purposes.

Safe management measures

We look forward to welcoming you and your safety is our priority.

  • This event is subject to a cap of 50 persons.
  • Temperature checks for all guests entering the venue will be provided.
  • Safe distancing measures will be adhered to throughout the event.



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