EVENTS

Mediation provides a cost-effectiveness and efficient alternative for businesses in challenging situations. SMC aims to reach out to our end-users, the business community, to increase awareness of the alternative dispute resolution systems in Singapore, especially mediation and advocate its benefits as a strategic tool for growth.

19 Jun 2015: SBF Briefing on Assistance for SMEs

Information:

Time

19 Jun 2015 (Fri), 3pm – 5pm (Registration starts

Venue

Nexus Auditorium, 5 Koek Road #05-07 Cuppage Plaza, S(228796)

Registration Fee (Inclusive of GST)

Regular: Nil
Early Bird: Nil

Contact

For queries please contact:
Ms Nafisah Zakariah
Tel: 6332 8377
Fax: 6333 5085

Overview

No business is exempted from disputes which can arise in relationships with various stakeholders – from customers to vendors. Businesses today are operating in demanding environments and a dispute can mean devastating consequences for some. It is thus important for businesses to know their options.

Singapore Mediation Centre (SMC) will be speaking at an outreach event organised by Singapore Business Federation (SBF) on assistance available for SMEs, on how mediation can be a cost-effective option in resolving disputes and will cover the following areas: 

·    What is mediation

·    Benefits of mediation

·    Schemes available for SMEs and SMC

Programme

2.30pm

Registration

3.00pm

Personal Data Protection (PDP) Toolkit for SMEs

Keleen Wee, Manager, Personal Data Protection Commission

3.30pm

Supporting Innovation and Enterprise Growth

Mr Shawn Phua, Senior Business Advisor, SME Centre @ ASME

4.00pm

Mediation: A Cost-Effective Way to Resolve Business Disputes

Mr Loong Seng Onn, Executive Director, Singapore Mediation Centre 

4.30pm

Q & A Session

5.00pm

End