Sun, Dec 1

Begonia, Downtown East
Sun, Dec 1

U Live Symposium 2019

Begonia, Downtown East

Sun, Dec 1

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  • Tickets Available Now
  • STANDARD
    $10 

    ENTITLEMENT:
    ► 2x choice of workshops
    ► Complimentary add-on for My Smart Ahma Apps Workshop
    ► Symposium Pack (worth $20!)
    ► Breakfast Set (limited to the first 300 redemptions who attend the Opening Ceremony)

    NOTE:
    ♦ All registration fees include booking fee.


    U LIVE MEMBERS 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&C applies.


    For BULK PURCHASE, please contact:
    ► Email: [email protected]

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WORK Smarter, LIVE Fuller, PLAY More With Technology!

The 10th annual U Live Symposium, in conjunction with event Smart Nation & U, is back, bigger and better! Reap the benefits that technology brings that can enable you to work smarter, live fuller and play more.

Recommended for active agers 50 years and above, pick and choose from our programme of engaging and informative workshops and talks and join in our activities for a day of fun-filled learning!


Main event highlights include:
• Over 20 hands-on tech workshops and talks
• Over 60 experiential tech exhibitors’ booths of corporates and public agencies, with brands such as Amazon, Huawei, Workforce Singapore, SkillsFuture and more
• Tech demos play zone with drones
• Fun fringe activities such as FREE trishaw rides
• F&B booths
• and more!

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  • Sun, Dec 1 at 9:00 AM
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    Opening Ceremony: 8:30am – 9.30am

    Collection of Symposium Pack: 8.00am – 8.30am OR 1.00pm –3.00pm

    Collection of Breakfast Set: 8.00am – 8.30am
    Limited to the first 300 redemptions who attend the Opening Ceremony


    NOTE:
    In conjunction with Smart Nation & U, on 30 Nov & 1 Dec @ Downtown East, 9am to 6pm. Free admission to visit & join activities at over 60 experiential booths & many more!

U Live Symposium 2019 Event Poster

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U Live Symposium 2019 Programme Schedule

Time Programme Venue
8:00am – 8:30am Collection of Symposium Pack

Collection of Breakfast Set
(Limited to the first 300 redemptions)
Level 2, Begonia, Downtown East
(Building beside Aranda Country Club)
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 conjunction with Smart Nation & U
Exclusive rewards await for U Live Symposium ticket holders
10:00am – 6:00pm Ongoing U Live Symposium Workshops & Talks
1:00pm – 3:00pm Collection of Symposium Pack
6:00pm End of Day

 

U Live Symposium 2019 Workshops Overview

Standard Workshops/Talks
Time Workshops & Talks Outline
10:00am – 11:00am Stretch Your $$ With Money Saving Apps • Discovering channels (e.g. Telegram, shopping applications) to find good deals, cashbacks, reward systems and savings online
Be A Tech Savvy Traveller • Introduction to the convenience of using online tools to plan for your next trip
• The basics will be covered, such as how to search for advice on travel destinations, navigating TripAdvisor, booking flights and reserving accommodations on Trivago as well as getting ready for your trip
Be a Silver Digital Creator
(MORE SEATS OPEN!)
• Bring your digital skills to the next level in the area of creativity!
• Be introduced to how you can build your confidence with technology, in five areas – Coding, Book Authoring, Digital Music and Art, Movie Making and Digital Photography
Build an Astrobot • Learn to build, code and control your Astrobot and use it to showcase its capability
11:15am – 1:15pm Fun with Mobile Photography & Videography • Intro and basic knowledge of mobile photography & videography
• Techniques/tips to take a good photograph/video with your smartphone
• Tricks such as Boomerang and jump shots
Create Your Own Website
(SOLD OUT)
• Build your own website step by step; no technical skills needed!
Maximise Your Smartphone Utility & Wireless @ SG • Learn about accessibility features to maximise utility of your phone
• Find out how you can tap on free Wi-Fi using [email protected]
1:30pm – 2:30pm Stretch Your $$ 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 
(MORE SEATS OPEN!)
• Introduce the principles of flying drones
• Hands-on experience to pilot the drones
3:45pm – 5:45pm Take Charge of Your Retirement Plan
(CANCELLED)
• 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 the 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
5:00pm – 5:45pm * My Smart Ahma Apps - PayNow • Make financial transfers without going to the ATM


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

Pre-Event Workshops

Title Details Synopsis How To Register
Intro To Drones 101 23rd November 2019 (Sat)
9AM – 12PM Begonia @ Downtown East
With the increasing interest and use of drones, join us to gain an understanding of the principles of flight, how to pilot a drone to capture images and videos, and stay in the know of rules and regulations on drones flying in Singapore. Register Online
Click Here

For other methods, email
[email protected]

 

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.

Other Ways To Purchase Tickets

► HOTLINE: 
     +65 3158 8588

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


► BOX OFFICE:
     Singapore Indoor Stadium
     2 Stadium Walk
     Singapore 397691

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


► OUTLETS:

     ♦ SINGPOST
     The sale of tickets will be available at All SingPost outlets.
     Click here to check on available branches and operating hours.

     ♦ THE STAR PERFORMING ARTS CENTRE BOX OFFICE
     1 Vista Exchange Green
     Singapore 138617 
     Level 3

     Operation Hours:
     Monday to Sunday (12pm - 8pm)

     ♦ SCOTTS SQUARE
     6 Scotts Road
     Singapore 228209
     Level 1 Atrium, Concierge Desk

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