Festo Pte Ltd
ITE-FESTO MOU Signing
The Institute of Technical Education and the Festo Pte Ltd (Singapore) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on Cooperation in the field of Mechanical Engineering (Industrial Automation) on 14 Oct 2008 at ITE College East. The MOU was signed between the Principal of ITE College East, Dr Ricky Tam, and Managing Director, Festo Pte Ltd, Mr Johnny Ng.
The MOU will foster greater cooperation in the area of industrial automation related research, development and training between the two organisations. The MOU includes cooperative frameworks for industrial automation exhibitions, joint projects of mutual interest and training programmes, and will be an important platform for ITE to further develop and deploy technologies for the industrial automation field with students, staff and industry partners.
Festo and ITE have been collaborating on industrial automation projects since 2005. Again this year, ITE and Festo Pte Ltd (Singapore) extended their MOU on Cooperation in the field of Mechanical Engineering (Industrial Automation) for another three years. The re-signing of the MOU facilitates training and development projects on industrial automation technology, education and training in Singapore.
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