SGC Business Luncheon on "The security-strategic landscape of Singapore, ASEAN and Asia in the past 50 years and the future"

with Defence Minister of the Republic of Singapore, Dr Ng Eng Hen

About the Speaker:

Dr Ng Eng Hen is Minister for Defence of the Republic of Singapore. He was first elected as a Member of Parliament, Bishan-Toa Payoh Group Representation Constituency in 2001, and subsequently re-elected in 2006 and 2011. He was Deputy Leader of the House in 2007 and Leader in 2011.

Dr Ng was appointed as Minister for Manpower from 2003 to 2008, and Minister for Education from 2008 – 2011. He has been in the Ministry of Defence since 2005, as its Second Minister and Minister from 2011.

Dr Ng trained as a cancer surgeon, specialising in breast surgery. He obtained his medical degrees from the National University of Singapore (NUS) and postgraduate training in the United States of America. He worked as Consultant Surgeon in the Singapore General Hospital and Mount Elizabeth Medical Center before leaving his practice to enter politics. In 1997, he and other members founded the Breast Cancer Foundation where he began his volunteer work.

Dr Ng holds several professional memberships. He is Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, United Kingdom; Fellow of the Academy of Medicine Singapore, and member of the American Societies of Surgical Oncology and Clinical Oncology.

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Thu Jun 11, 2015
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM SGT
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Mandarin Orchard Singapore, Imperial Ballroom, Level 35, 333 Orchard Road, Singapore 238867
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Guests (incl. 7% GST) $95.00
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Mandarin Orchard Singapore, Imperial Ballroom, Level 35, 333 Orchard Road, Singapore 238867 Singapore
Singaporean-German Chamber of Ind. & Comm. [GST Reg. No. M400057648]