Based in our Singapore office, Kelly regularly speaks to policy makers and government CIOs about how technology is transforming the public sector.
Her speciality areas are education technology, big data, mobile government, future cities and tax & payments. Being a true blue Singaporean, she is also passionate about government modernisation projects in Singapore.
Kelly has a degree in Business Management, with a double major in Law and Marketing from Singapore Management University. She lives for good food, pink scooters and the underwater world.
For the first time, students taking part in the Singapore government’s annual geospatial challenge worked with town leaders to solve problems such as improving mobility for the disabled, promoting healthy lifestyle among residents, and encouraging community bonding.
The Thai water authority plans to consolidate all location-based data across its departments into a central system within the next five years, the Metropolitan Water Authority has told FutureGov.
The Thai electricity authority will be able to better track its entire operation across Bangkok and two neighbouring provinces by the end of this year thanks to a new location-based management system, its senior official has told FutureGov.
The City of Kitakyushu in Japan has created an information portal that brings together location-based data from across local businesses, citizens and government.
Residents and businesses in Bangkok and two neighbouring provinces will be able to pay their bills via their mobile phones by the end of this year, the Metropolitan Electricity Authority told FutureGov today.
The Singapore government is using a smart 3D mapping tool to run large scale simulations to guide the planning, design and development of its newest commercial area, the Urban Redevelopment Authority told a gathering of 15,000 geospatial professionals yesterday.
Geographic information provides context and a framework to help solve the world’s most serious challenges, Jack Dangermond, President, Esri said this morning at a gathering of over 16,000 government and industry leaders from over 130 countries.
The Singapore government is taking a whole-of-government approach in addressing climate change and this week has committed to publish its long-term plans to increase the country’s resilience to climate change by 2016.
The biggest challenge for Japan’s open data effort is creating a standardised format for the whole of government to adhere to, Kenji Hiramoto, Executive Advisor to the Government CIO in the Cabinet Secretariat Government of Japan has told FutureGov.
Governments need to make it easier for citizens to get help if they fail to get what they need on government websites, Bruce Eidsvik, Managing Director Asia Pacific, Genesys told FutureGov.
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