The most anticipated event has just finished 2 weeks ago, 12-14th JUL 2008 (SAT-MON). We are honored to represent IEM YES this year to present for this 3D2N fascinating event in
We departed from KL on 11th Jul, Friday night by KTM to
The event was conducted in NUS and we stayed in
In the night, we had opening dinner. Shuhairy as IEM YES representative from IEM YES gave speech. The dinner is sort of to enable us to take five after the long event conducted in day time. We took the opportunities to interact with each other and of course most important taking picture.
In the early morning, it was the IEM/S dialogue session to discuss about ways to coorperate in coming events. In the afternoon, the highlighted event of the event is no other than Amazing Race. This is not Amazing Race that always shown on TV in which reaching the final line as the ultimate goal. Instead, the winning guideline is that team with the most photos taken. Every extra places visited will be given more points. Suggested places are like
Throughout the “Amazing Race” we are only allowed to use public transport such as MRT and public bus using EZ-link card. It is used as the touch-N-go card in
Though we were tired but we enjoyed very much. We had a sharing session in the night where all are encouraged to share their views throughout the whole event and also based on certain given engineering related topics. Winner is announced which is
In the morning, we visited Marina Barrage which is still under construction. The Marina Barrage is a dam being built in Singapore across the Marina Channel between the reclaimed lands of Marina East and Marina South. The S$226 million project will be completed soon, and turn the Marina Bay and Kallang Basin into a new downtown freshwater reservoir. It provides water supply, flood control and a new lifestyle attraction. This structure will provide flood control by changing the tide flow into the barrage. We are lucky to have Ingr. Ong to explain about the structure of Marina Barrage. On the rooftop of the structure is a vast area of field and also solar panels which generates power for the usage of electricity of the building.
Before we bade farewell, we took group photo and had lunch. Finally we boarded bus at
Prepared by Wong Yoke Mei
31 JUL 2008