Cheong Yew Kee

Cheong Yew Kee

Position:
Council Member

Fellows in fraternity, I seek your endorsement to vote me into Council Y2021-2022 for the 14th continuous year. During my term, I have the privilege to serve under 6 SIA Presidents, including the incumbent. In my various capacities within the Institute and as its representative, I have advocated and engaged across SIA’s thrust, mainly Design and Practice. I will continue to be your voice.

As Chair, Design Competition committee Y2020-2021, Y2019-2020, Y2018 -2019, we launched the revised 2018 Design Competition Guidelines and successfully facilitated a NHB-led Founders Memorial International Design Competition and organized the on-going Char Yong Association HQ, Geylang Serai Cultural Precint Improvement, and organized the Children Aid Society Design Competition. More are in the pipeline.

As Co-Chair, Design Think-Tank committee Y2020-T2021, committee Y2020 did design consultancy for Migrant Worker Dormitories and Paya Lebar Airbase.

As Founding Chair, Sustainability Committee, I led to develop the “11 Attributes for a Sustainable Built Environment”, co-edited two thematic issues of Singapore Architect on sustainability, sat in various agencies’ committees, mentored students in SUTD’s Capstone program, gave conference talks and sat on juries for International competitions.

I hope to earn your respect with your vote. Thank you.