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The Roots & Route from India (An Online Forum)
November 6, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
National Heritage Board and Genealogy Society Singapore is working on a series of online events this year on roots & heritage for the different ethnic groups in Singapore.
The synopsis for this Zoom Forum is as follows:
Theme: Family stories, Migration history and Community development
Speaker 1: Subbiah Lakshmanan, an amateur historian with a passion for colonial history and Indian history. He has also been a museum docent trainer since 2006.
- Perspectives on 2,000 years of migration/trading history between India and the Malay Peninsula
- Founding of Singapore and the India connection
- Growth of the colony with several waves of immigration
- The Indian community today and post-independence immigrants
Speaker 2: Jayapal Ramasamy, Chairman at Hallmark Capital, Chairman for Trace Capital and Director/Compliance officer at Chancery Asset Management.
- My earlier roots: Family and lineage
- Family Stories: Racial integration, cultural integration, religious integration and community integration
- Family’s place in Singapore and contributions
We cordially invite friends and members to join in for the Zoom event.
Kindly register by the latest 4 November at 5 pm.
We earnestly look forward to your participation.