Smart Cities & Communities: Shaping the Future
- 08:30 - 16:30
- Pendulum Hotel & Manchester Conference Centre
Ms Foo Chi Hsia is High Commissioner of the Republic of Singapore to the United Kingdom.
Ms Foo graduated with a Bachelor of Law, and obtained a Master in Public Management, both from the National University of Singapore.
Ms Foo served at the Singapore Permanent Mission to the United Nations in New York from 1997 to 2003, during Singapore’s only term as a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council from 2001 to 2002. At the Ministry HQ, her various appointments include being responsible for Americas, Southeast Asia, South Asia, Middle East, Africa, Singapore’s only case before the International Court of Justice, as well as APEC and WTO matters.
Ms Foo was conferred the Public Administration Medal by the Government of Singapore in 2008, and the Dame Commander of the Victorian Order (DCVO) by Her Majesty The Queen Elizabeth II in 2014.