INDUSTRY EVENTS

SAFEF’s CNY ‘Lo Hei’ Dinner

SAFEF’s CNY ‘Lo Hei’ Dinner

Description:

More than 60 participants came together to usher in the Year of the Pig with a CNY ‘Lo Hei’ Dinner on 15 February 2019. Special guests included SAFEF’s Patron Dr Koh Poh Koon, Senior Minister of State for Trade & Industry, as well as friends from MND and AVA, who joined in the celebrations.

Agriculture Productivity Fund Workshop

Agriculture Productivity Fund Workshop

Description:

Over 40 participants from 23 farms attended the APF Workshop organised by SAFEF and AVA. Participants were brought up to date with the Agriculture Productivity Fund, and given tips on how to apply for the fund and how to fill in the application forms so that approval for their applications may be expedited. Such tips included relevant information that should be included in the application, as well as common mistakes that past applicants made which slowed down the assessment process.

Trademark Workshop

Trademark Workshop

Description:

More than 20 participants attended a Trademark Workshop organised by SAFEF and IPOS on “The Importance of Trademarks in Brand Protection” and “Safeguarding Your Competitive Edge”. Subscribers found out why and how they should obtain protection for their trademarks, and how trademarks work with other intangible assets to safeguard the innovations and intangible assets they have created. IPOS also assisted our Subscribers with filing their trademarks on the spot.

SAFEF 1st Anniversary Dinner

SAFEF 1st Anniversary Dinner

Description:

More than 100 participants turned up for SAFEF’s 1st Anniversary Dinner in October to celebrate the organisation’s maiden year of achievements. Special guests included MTI’s Senior Minister of State, Dr Koh Poh Koon (also the Patron of SAFEF), our Governing Council, as well as friends from MND and AVA. The scrumptious dinner was specially prepared using ingredients generously sponsored by our very own farmers.

Dialogue with our Patron

Dialogue with our Patron

Description:

SAFEF and AVA invited 100 farmers and industry associates to a dialogue session with SMS Dr Koh Poh Koon and SPS Ms Sun Xueling. Aimed at creating an opportunity to hear out and tackle various issues concerning the agro-food industry, the lively session was expertly facilitated by Mr George Huang (Chairman, SAFEF), and saw many like-minds committed to push the industry forward.

Livestock Farmers’ Gathering

Livestock Farmers’ Gathering

Description:

A gathering of 10 livestock farmers, this tour of one of Singapore’s fish farms was a perfect event for participants to get acquainted, and exchange valuable information with one another. Representatives from some of Singapore’s Institutes of Higher Learning and Enterprise Singapore were also present. New subscribership applications were received by the end of the gathering, making this a fruitful initiative.