NUS Provost Prof Ho Teck Hua appointed President of Academy of Engineering Singapore
In June 2022, the Academy of Engineering, Singapore (SAEng) elected NUS Senior Deputy President and Provost Professor Ho Teck Hua as its President.
“I am deeply honoured and excited by the opportunity to lead this eminent group of engineer-leaders from the public and private sectors, and to contribute to making Singapore an innovation-driven and sustainable city in the coming decades," said Prof Ho.
SAEng is a professional organisation comprising eminent engineers committed to providing leadership, advancing education, and recognising excellence in engineering in Singapore. The academy aims to strengthen engineering skills and expand the engineering knowledge base in Singapore to support the long-term development of the nation and the engineering industry.
The academy also provides advice on education, research, development and innovation in engineering and works closely with institutes of higher learning and stakeholders in Singapore’s engineering sector on initiatives to ensure that the nation has a deep pool of engineering talent.