U LIVE SYMPOSIUM 2019 Print

Date: 1st December 2019
Time: 9.00am – 6.00pm
Venue: Begonia, Downtown East

U Live Symposium is back bigger and better! Reap the benefits that technology brings that can enable you to work smarter, live fuller and play more. Pick and choose from our programme of engaging and informative sessions and join in our fun-filled activities!



WORK Smarter, LIVE Fuller, PLAY More With Technology!

Recommended for active agers 50 years and above, the 10th annual U Live Symposium is back, bigger and better!

Reap the benefits technology brings that enables you to work smarter, live fuller and play more. Pick and choose from a myriad of engaging programmes, informative sessions and let us all level up with tech!

Event Highlights

  • Over 20 hands-on tech workshops and talks
  • Over 60 amazing tech showcases at thematic zonal areas with brands such as Amazon, Samsung, Workforce Singapore, SkillsFuture and more.
  • Tech demos play zone with drones with robots and VR
  • Fun fringe activities such as FREE Trishaw rides
  • F&B booths, game stalls and more!

Programme Schedule

Date

Time

Programme

1st December 2019 (Sun)

 

U Live Symposium 2019 (For ticket holders only)

 

8.00am – 8.30am

Collection of Symposium Pack

Collection of Breakfast Set
(Limited to the first 300 redemptions)

8.30am – 9.00am

Stage Engagement & Ice Breaker

Tech Talk - Fun & Smarter Communication with WhatsApp

9.00am – 9.30am

Opening Ceremony

Arrival of Guest-of-Honor / Special Guest
Address by GOH

9.30am – 10.00am

Breakout

9.00am – 6.00pm

Ongoing Activities in conjuction with Smart Nation & U

10.00am – 6.00pm

Ongoing U Live Symposium Workshops & Talks

1.00pm – 3.00pm

Collection of Symposium Pack

6.00pm

End of day

Workshops Overview

WORK ‘SMARTER’

LIVE ‘FULLER’

PLAY ‘MORE’

*MY SMART AHMA WORKSHOPS

Take Charge of Your Retirement Plan

 

Maximize Your Smartphone Utility & Wireless @ SG

 

Upskill with Online & Digital Tools

 

Cyber Attacks & Scams Prevention

Stretch Your $$ With Money Saving Apps

 

Be A Tech Savvy Traveler

 

Mobile E-Payment  & PayNow 101

 

Understand & Optimize Your Samsung Smartphone

 

 

Be a Silver Digital Creator

 

Build an Astrobot

 

Fun with Mobile Photography & Videography

 

Create Your Own Website

 

Your Guide to Creating & Selling Online

Singpass Mobile

Healthy 365

MyCPF

NLB Mobile

Moments of Life

myENV

MyTransport

PayNow


Standard Workshops/Talks

Time

Workshops & Talks

Outline

10:00am – 11:00am

Stretch Your $$ With Money Saving Apps

• Discovering channels (e.g. Telegram, shopping applications) to find good deals, cashbacks, reward systems and savings online

Be A Tech Savvy Traveller

• Introduction to the convenience of using online tools to plan for your next trip
• The basics will be covered, such as how to search for advice on travel destinations, navigating TripAdvisor, booking flights and reserving accommodations on Trivago as well as getting ready for your trip

Be a Silver Digital Creator

• Bring your digital skills to the next level in the area of creativity!
• Be introduced to how you can build your confidence with technology, in five areas – Coding, Book Authoring, Digital Music and Art, Movie Making and Digital Photography

Build an Astrobot

• Learn to build, code and control your Astrobot and use it to showcase its capability

11:15am – 1:15pm

Take Charge of Your Retirement Plan

• What you should know and calculate how much you should have to meet basic standards of living
• Use government schemes to help you in  your retirement planning

Fun with Mobile Photography & Videography

• Intro and basic knowledge of mobile photography & videography
• Techniques/tips to take a good photograph/video with your smartphone
• Tricks such as Boomerang and jump shots

Create Your Own Website

• Build your own website step by step; no technical skills needed!

Maximise Your Smartphone Utility & Wireless @ SG

• Learn about accessibility features to maximise utility of your phone
• Find out how you can tap on free Wi-Fi using Wireless@SG

1:30pm – 2:30pm

Stretch Your $$ With Money Saving Apps

• Discovering channels (e.g. Telegram, shopping applications) to find good deals, cashbacks, reward systems and savings online

1:30pm – 3:30pm

Mobile E-Payment  & PayNow 101

• Learn about convenience of digital wallets and different e-payment options
• Find out how to PayNow
• Tips on cybersecurity

Cyber Attacks & Scams Prevention

• Experience live hacking demonstrations to show just how vulnerable anyone is to cyber attacks
• Learn recommended cyber hygiene practices and steps to avoid common phishing and scamming methods utilized by cyber criminals

Introduction to Drones

• Introduce the principles of flying drones
• Hands-on experience to pilot the drones

3:45pm – 5:45pm

Take Charge of Your Retirement Plan

• What you should know and calculate how much you should have to meet basic standards of living
• Use government schemes to help you in  your retirement planning

Your Guide to Creating & Selling Online

• Be guided on how to set up a professional looking sellers’ profiles
• Learn on how to sell over your mobile phone on platforms such as Carousell and how to detect and avoid online scams

Understand & Optimize Your Samsung Smartphone

• Find out all the useful applications that you need and settings of your Samsung smartphone that you never knew
• Cashless payment using Samsung Pay & Samsung Rewards

Upskill with Online & Digital Tools

• Uncover your professional and personal interests and discover how they match with suggested jobs or sectors
• Guide to upskill using your SkillsFuture credit and other available funding

* Optional Complimentary Add-ons of My Smart Ahma Apps Workshops

Time

Workshops & Talks

Outline

10:00am – 10:45am

* My Smart Ahma Apps – Singpass Mobile

• Access government services with your fingerprint or 6-digit passcode
• View all your information in one place

11:00am – 11:45am

* My Smart Ahma Apps – Healthy 365

• Track your daily steps and calculate calories burnt
• Health challenges that allow you to get fit, earn Healthpoints and redeem rewards

1:30pm – 2:15pm

* My Smart Ahma Apps – NLB Mobile

• Sign up for free programmes in the library
• Borrow and read ebooks on the go

2:30pm – 3:15pm

* My Smart Ahma Apps – Moments of Life

• Find out latest active ageing programmes near you
• Show your Merdeka Generation e-card to receive benefits

12:00pm – 12:45pm

* My Smart Ahma Apps - myCPF

• Easy access to CPF information on the go
• Top up your Special or Retirement account conveniently

3:30pm – 4:15pm

* My Smart Ahma Apps - myENV

• Search for hawker centres near you
• Received the latest weather forecasts and dengue clusters

4:15pm – 5:00pm

* My Smart Ahma Apps – MyTransport

• Find bus services, MRT stations or traffic information near you
• Plan your journey with different transport options

*Each ticketed holder is entitled to complimentary add-ons for My Smart Ahma Apps workshop(s), on a first come first serve basis. Please make your choice(s) after selecting 2 standard workshops.



Registration Fees

Standard

(per pax)

$10 (U.P. $18)

Entitlements

  • 2 workshops
  • Complimentary My Smart Ahma workshops
  • Symposium Pack worth over than $20
  • Breakfast Set (Limited to the first 300 redemptions who attend the Opening Ceremony)

U LIVE MEMBERS & NTUC UNION MEMBERS AGED 50 AND ABOVE SPECIAL
►U Live Members and NTUC Union Members aged 50 years and above will receive 50 LinkPoints per pax upon sign up.

►Present your digital U LIVE NTUC Plus! Membership card via MyNTUC App at U Live Booth to redeem a mystery gift. While  stocks last, other T&B applies.



For other registration methods

Hotline
Please dial +65 3158 8588

Operation Hours:
Monday to Saturday (10am -8pm)
Sunday and Public Holiday (12pm - 8pm)

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Box Office:
Singapore Indoor Stadium 
2 Stadium Walk
Singapore 397691

Operation Hours:
Monday to Saturday (10am -8pm)
Sunday and Public Holiday (12pm - 8pm)


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SingPost Outlets
Applicable to all Singpost outlets, click here for branch availability and operating hours

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The Star Performing Arts Centre Box Office
1 Vista Exchange Green (Level 3)
Singapore 138617

Scotts Square 
6 Scotts Road
Level 1 Atrium, Concierge Desk
Singapore 228209

Operation Hours:
Monday to Saturday (10am-8pm)
Sunday and Public Holiday (12pm - 8pm)


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Terms & Conditions
:

  • NTUC U Live and its agent reserved the right to change the content of the event with or without prior notice.
  • Admission to U Live Symposium 2019 is by full ticket only. Printed or electronic tickets must be produced for admission.
  • Registration for each workshop/talk is on a first-come-first-served basis.
  • Payment made is not refundable.
  • All registered participants for this event may be contacted via email or telephone for further confirmation of their particulars and other reservation details.
  • All tickets purchase has to be made with APACTix.
  • Photography and videography might be taken by organisers for publicity purposes.

Contact details:
For general event enquiries, please email to events@ulive.com.sg or call 6582 3605 (during office hours – Monday to Friday, 10am to 6pm) for more information.

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