1. Minister for Education, Mr Ong Ye Kung, will be in New Delhi, India, from 5 to 7 June 2019. He will be meeting with political, government and business leaders and will be delivering a speech at the Growth Net Summit.
2. The Growth Net Summit is jointly organised by Ananta Centre, Smadja & Smadja, as well as the Confederation of Indian Industry. The Indian Ministry of Finance is also a partner of the event. The event, organised annually since 2013, gathers key political, government and business representatives of emerging economies to discuss innovative approaches to common challenges. Political leaders from Singapore who had previously spoken at the Summit include Senior Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam, Minister S. Iswaran, and Minister Lawrence Wong.
3. Minister Ong will be accompanied by officials from the Ministry of Education, SkillsFuture Singapore, ITE Education Services and Nanyang Polytechnic International.