Annual Singapore Sustainability Awards (SSA Awards) 2012

Wed 15.02.2012

The Singapore Business Federation is organizing the annual Singapore Sustainability Awards (SSA Awards) 2012 – a prestigious awards ceremony aimed at recognizing organizations for their outstanding practices in the field of sustainability. Participating organizations stand to enjoy the following benefits:

1. Gaining new insights from local and international judges regarding the adoption of sustainable business practices
2.Winner can have endorsed SSA logos on their name cards and marketing collaterals
3. Winner will become one of the featured case studies in the Singapore Sustainability Awards Winners Case Studies Book jointly published with NUS Business School

You are strongly encouraged to send in your application to the SSA Awards Secretariat in one of the following categories, depending on which is more applicable to your organisation:

1. Sustainable Business Awards
2. Green Technology Awards

For more information, please download the SSA Awards brochures (as seen below) or contact Ms. Joanne Wong at 6827 6838 / Ms. Samantha Ching at 6827 6834.

The two types of awards under the Singapore Sustainability Awards (SSA):

a. Sustainable Business Awards (SBA)
Presented by Singapore Business Federation with KPMG as our knowledge partner, the Sustainable Business Awards (SBA) are conceived to give recognition to Singapore companies for their innovative and impactful sustainable business practices that can inspire other organizations to adopt similar practices or develop their own. For more information and registration, please visit http://download.sbf.org.sg/SSA/SBA.pdf.

b. Green Technology (GTA) Awards
The Singapore Green Technology Awards, presented by Singapore Business Federation with IBM as the strategic partner and Frost & Sullivan as the knowledge partner, aim to provide recognition to holistic green technology solutions, which meet the needs of the business, ecology and society. It is targeted at Singapore based enterprises with outstanding sustainable practices. Formerly known as Green IT Awards, the Green Technology Awards have been expanded to honour companies which are either adopters or enablers of specific green technology which can be green IT, cleantech such as solar, wind, bioenergy or waste management solutions, etc. The objective is also to create a Green Technology Adoption Index (GTAI) by which Singapore businesses can be evaluated in terms of their Green Technology adoption. For more information and registration, please visit http://download.sbf.org.sg/SSA/GTA.pdf

More details of the awards can be found at http://sustainabilityawards.sg, Past winners of the SBA awards include Sembcorp Industries Ltd, DHL, JTC Corporation, Greenpac (S) Pte Ltd, Rigel Technology(S) Pte Ltd and Siloso Beach Resort Pte Ltd. Past winners of the GIT awards include National Library Board, eBus Media Networks Pte Ltd and Tak System Integration Pte Ltd.