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30 May 2019

Lianhe Zaobao, 30 May 2019, New development framework for the building and construction industry strengthens talent development  (summary)
Young people in the construction industry with leadership potential and construction industry leaders will have more opportunities to receive training and leadership skills strengthening in different ways. They will be equipped to better lead their companies to expand domestic and international collaborations, and further promote the transformation of the construction industry.
Minister of State for National Development and Manpower, Mr Zaqy Mohamad delivered a speech at the 2019 BCA awards ceremony yesterday (29 May), further expounding how the newly launched iBuildSG Leadership Engagement and Development (LEAD) framework will foster future leaders in the building construction industry. This framework is one of the plans under the blueprint for the transformation of the construction industry.
BCA will collaborate with the Singapore Management University (SMU) and the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) to jointly roll out two bespoke structured programmes to develop the young industry leader. For more details, please refer to the BCA release.