Lim Choon Keang
I strongly believe that SIA could make a difference to architecture fraternity and profession. With
perseverance, unity and creativity, architecture profession will transform and advance from strength to strength. I am a corporate member since 1997 and council member since 2008. Co-chair Practice Thrust (PT), Architecture Business Comm and Compliance & Standards Comm in CY2020-2021. Advisors to various comms and sub-comms under PT. Hosted SIA Thursday Townhall sessions on plan
submission system and processes. Follow-up actions on self-regulation submission system and proposal for assistance to architecture firms are being reviewed by the agencies. Work group member of revamped Architecture Practice Course (APC), to be launched in 2021. Finalised SIA Blue Book for Architecture Services. Since 1999, I had chaired various SIA Thrusts and Committees namely
Education Thrust, Practice Thrust, BAE, RCS, CPD, IPG etc. Over the years, I represented SIA in various local and overseas external committees to advance the mission and cause of SIA, architecture education, architecture practice and profession. Attended regular dialogues with the various government agencies and external bodies to give feedbacks, resolve conflicting requirements and
propose ways to streamline requirements, applications, processes etc. Participated in SIA’s development of Practice Management Framework Handbook. Organized #SIAUnited Care and Share Webinar Series during the CB period in Apr- May 2020. Organised #SIAUnited Care and Share Training Courses for architectural fresh graduates in Jul-Sept 2020.