Sun, Oct 20|
Stamford American International School
School Transport Safety Conference Asia 2019
A unique, multi-national platform to interact and enlist best practices from thought-leaders across industry and government to co-create sustainable, actionable solutions to ensure safe journeys for children between school and home.
Time & Location
Oct 20, 2019, 5:00 PM – Oct 21, 2019, 5:00 PM
Stamford American International School, The Hive, Early Learning Village, Stamford American International School, 3 Chuan Lane, Singapore
About the Event
SUNDAY 20 OCTOBER 2019
Join us at the Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel for an evening of wine, cheese, and industry networking.
MONDAY 21 OCTOBER 2019
Meet & Greet
Registration, refreshments and networking.
Michael Drake, CEO Cognita Asia |
Karmjit Singh, CILTS Chairman.
9:20 AM | GUEST OF HONOUR
Singapore school transport policy, scope and responsibilities.
9:40 AM | KEYNOTE SPEECH
Journey Toward Zero Harm
Challenges and outlook for the US’s drive toward safer school transport.
10:10 AM | KEY OPINION LEADER
Childhood Injury Prevention
Unbiased local trends in school transport injury statistics, and the long term human and economic impacts.
Key Opinion Leaders | Moderated by Karmjit Singh, CILTS Chairman.
Networking Break & Refreshments
Tea, coffee and light bites.
11:40 AM |KEY STAKEHOLDER
Challenges in Grassroots Compliance to World Class Standards
12:00 PM |KEY STAKEHOLDER
Low Cost, High Volume Child Transport
Unique challenges safely transporting children in large scale, low cost operations.
12:20 PM |KEY STAKEHOLDER
Implementing a School Bus Safety Program
A Singapore international school case study in mandatory child safety restraints; from challenges to implementation.
12:40 PM |KEY STAKEHOLDERS
Key stakeholders, including bus operators | Moderated by Edward Lau, WiLAT SG Advisor.
1:10 PM | INDUSTRY SHOWCASE
Feel free to enjoy a series of short, informative presentations from industry solution providers.
2:20 PM |ENABLER
Driver Fatigue Advancements
A case study in the use of new technologies and their possible applications in the school transport industry.
2:40 PM | ENABLER
Tracking School Buses in Real Time
Practical applications of near field technology and GPS to the school transport industry.
3:00 PM | ENABLER
Vehicle Safety and Crash Performance
Vehicle safety considerations regarding minibuses and vans used for school transport in Asia.
3:20 PM | ENABLER
Safety Restraint Systems
Understanding and overcoming challenges in child restraint systems available in Asian school transport vehicles.
3:40 PM | ENABLER
Emerging Trends in Academia
What’s new in the academic space and its possible applications in the school transport industry.
4:00 PM |ENABLERS
Enablers | Moderated by Edward Lau, WiLAT SG Advisor.
Summary of actions, working groups, goals | Edward Lau, WiLAT SG Advisor.
Karmjit Singh, CILTS Chairman.
Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel
392 Havelock Road, Singapore 169663
Ph: +65 6733 0880
Superior single room, $230++ SGD per night.
Superior twin room, $250++ SGD per night.
Room rates include unlimited internet access and complimentary daily buffet breakfast for one person.
Additional breakfasts can be arranged at $20++ SGD per person per day.
Stamford American International School will run a complimentary shuttle from the Grand Copthorne to the conference venue. This is only available for guests who book accommodation through the conference.