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Singapore Association for the Advancement of Science (SAAS)

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What does Singapore Association for the Advancement of Science (SAAS) do?

Discover how Singapore Association for Advancement of Science (SAAS) contributes to science & technology advancement in Singapore, promotes scientific discourse on national interests and represents its members' opinions.

Founded

1985

People

hang kim hoo, abdul mannan bin mohamed ibrahim, lim tit meng, tan irene, tan guoxian, woon meen faye catherine, lourdes mary anne d/o rosario dairianathan, kenneth ban hon kim, adrian loo hock beng, tan ter ming timothy

Causes

Health & WellnessEducationNo Poverty

Highlights

  • Registered Charity
  • Established since 1985
  • Published yearly Annual Reports

Society Impact

  • Promotes scientific literacy and awareness among the public, fostering a more informed citizenry that can make better decisions about science-related issues.
  • Encourages collaboration between scientists from different disciplines, leading to interdisciplinary research and innovation.
  • Advocates for evidence-based policies in areas such as healthcare, education, and environmental protection, based on scientific knowledge and expertise.
  • Provides a platform for dialogue about socioeconomic issues related to science and technology, helping to shape public discourse and policy decisions.
  • Supports the professional development of scientists through networking opportunities, continuing education programs, and access to resources and funding.
  • Fosters international collaboration in scientific research by connecting Singaporean scientists with their