Digital Technologies for a Smart City

Course Date:
To be advised

Registration Period:
To be advised

15 hours / 2 days

9am to 5:30pm

Mode of Training:

Singapore Polytechnic

Course Objectives

This course aims to introduce digital services and applications related to building of a Smart City. The course focuses on electronic and infocomm technologies relevant to and supporting smart city deployment. Through practical sessions, participants will experience the setting up of a simple smart city system.

Course Outline

Four areas of a Smart City system:

Smart City System Design
Sensors and Info-Communications
Cloud Computing and Data Analytics
Mobile Application Development

Suitable for

The course will be useful to those who wish to experience setting up a simple smart city system with understanding of different digital and Info-communication technologies. Participants will use sensors to read environment data, transmit data to cloud, perform simple data analytics and finally retrieve relevant information from mobile apps.

Minimum Entry Requirements / Assumed Skills and Knowledge

Basic computer skills

Award / Certification / Accreditation

• Certificate of Attendance (electronic Certificate will be issued)

Profile of Trainer

Dr Lim Joo Ghee is currently a Senior Lecturer with the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering of Singapore Polytechnic. His areas of teaching include enterprise networking fundamentals, programming, wireless communications and sensor networks. With his students and colleagues, he has worked on a number of funded projects related to wireless sensor networks, smart home, smart healthcare and the Internet of Things.

Joo Ghee is a member of IEEE and currently serves in the Exco of the Singapore Advanced Research and Education Network (SingAREN) and Singapore Industrial Automation Association (SIAA) council.

Joo Ghee graduated with a PhD from the UNSW Australia and received his MEng and BEng from the National University of Singapore.


Course Fees payable:

Singapore Citizens aged below 40 and Singapore PRs Singapore Citizens Others
Non-SME sponsored 1Sponsored by SME 2Aged 40 and above
(incl. GST)
(incl. GST)
(incl. GST)
(incl. GST)

Singaporeans aged 25 years and above may use **SkillsFuture Credit balance to offset respective course fees.
1 Under the Enhanced Training Support for Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Scheme. For more information, click herePlease submit the attached “Declaration Form for Enhanced Training Support Scheme for SME” together with your online application.
2 Under the SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy. For more information, visit the SkillsFuture website here.

Funding Incentives

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Terms and Conditions

*Registration may be closed once seats are filled up

Application Procedure

1. All applications must be made via Online Registration at
Course fees can be paid by the following payment modes:

a) Credit Cards, Internet Banking, NETS (Not Applicable for company sponsored)
For e-payment using Visa/Master cards and Internet Banking, please click on the ‘Make e-Payment’ button on the acknowledgement page to proceed.

b) For NETS payment, you can pay at:
Singapore Polytechnic
PACE Academy

c) Cheques
Please make cheques payable to “Singapore Polytechnic”. Do cross the cheque and write the Registration Reference ID, Applicant Name and NRIC/FIN number at the back of the cheque. When you have completed required details, you may mail the cheque here

Please note that an administrative charge of $15 will be imposed for any returned cheques from the bank or financial institution.

2. All successful applicants will be notified with a letter of confirmation via email.
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