Milestones

Year 2015

  • Organised a Human Resource (HR) Day Charity Bowl, graced by MP for Bishan-Toa Payoh GRC, Mr Hri Kumar Nair, as Guest-of-Honour. Proceeds were donated to SPD (formerly Society for the Physically Disabled).
  • NTUC in partnership with SHRI, hosted the HR Leadership Summit 2015, themed “Building Successful Human Resource Management of Future”, with the aim of training HR practitioners to meet common challenges and create a future-ready culture.
  • Celebrated our Golden Jubilee on 10 July with the successful Global HR Seminar and 50th Anniversary Gala, graced by Secretary-General, NTUC, Mr Chan Chun Sing and Minister for Manpower, Mr Lim Swee Say, respectively as Guest-of-Honour. Minister Lim launched a special coffee table publication: a collection of memories and milestones from SHRI’s inception in 1965 to the present day.
  • Launched brand-new members’ events: the SHRI HR Leaders’ Series and the SME HR Seminar Series.
  • SHRI and ASME jointly conceived the SME HR Award, a brand new accolade established with an emphasis on SMEs and their successes in human resource management.
  • Hosted government delegations from China and Indonesia with regards to human capital development in Singapore.
  • Supported the Vietnam HR Awards 2015 as knowledge partner.
  • Supported the Myanmar HR Leaders’ Summit 2015, providing an opportunity for our members to learn about HR practices in Myanmar and around the region.
  • The 4th APFHRM Regional HR Conference in Singapore, themed Future of HR marked a historic first for Singapore’s HR profession as SHRI brought together members of the Asia Pacific Federation of Human Resource Management (APFHRM) and the World Federation of People Management Associations (WFPMA) from 22 countries worldwide. Highlights included presentation of the first ever “APFHRM HR Professional of the Year” award.
  • SHRI members who have supported the Institute for 30 years were conferred life-long membership as a form of recognition and appreciation.
  • The Institute’s Chinese name was changed from 新加坡人力源学院 to 新加坡人力 to better reflect the core work of SHRI as a member-based organisation, working for the interests and needs of the members.

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