In June 2022, the Academy of Engineering, Singapore (SAEng) appointed NUS Senior Deputy President and Provost Professor Ho Teck Hua as its president. Prof Ho took over from Professor Cham Tao Soon, who led SAEng since its founding in 2011.
SAEng is a professional organisation comprising eminent engineers committed to providing leadership, advancing education, and recognising excellence in engineering in Singapore. The academy aims to strengthen engineering skills and expand the engineering knowledge base in Singapore to support the long-term development of the nation and the engineering industry.
SAEng hosts five expert groups, led by prominent engineers who provide policy recommendations on water resources, land transportation, environmental preservation, the connected city, and cybersecurity.