24 October 2018 – The Committee of Inquiry (COI)1, convened to inquire into the events and contributing factors leading to the cyber attack on Singapore Health Services Private Limited (SingHealth)’s patient database system, will be conducting its next tranche of hearings from 25 October 2018 to 15 November 2018.

Hearings from 25 October 2018 to 2 November 2018 will be held at Court 5F of the Supreme Court, while sessions from 5 November 2018 to 15 November 2018 be held at Court 5A of the same.

The first public hearing for this tranche will start at 9.30am on 31 October 2018.  The full indicative schedule of public hearings is as follows:

 Date         Time   
 Venue: Court 5F Supreme Court        
 Wednesday  31 Oct      9.30am - 5.30pm  (updated) 
 Thursday  1 Nov    9.30am - 4.00pm   (updated)
 Friday  2 Nov    9.30am - 5.30pm  (updated)
       
 Date   Time  
 Venue: Court 5A Supreme Court        
 Monday  5 Nov    2.00pm - 5.30pm  (updated)
 Wednesday  7 Nov    No hearing  (updated)
 Thursday  8 Nov    No hearing  (updated)
 Friday  9 Nov    9.30am - 5.00pm  (updated)
 Monday  12 Nov    9.30am - 5.00pm  (updated)
 Tuesday  13 Nov    9.30am - 12.30pm   (updated)
 Wednesday  14 Nov    9.30am - 1.00pm  (updated)
 Thursday  15 Nov    No hearing  (updated)

 

Any change to the public hearing schedule will be reflected by 6pm daily at https://mci.gov.sg/coihearings.

Meanwhile, members of the public who wish to submit written representations to the COI can still do so before 5pm on 31 October 2018. Details of what the written representations should cover, as well as the format of the submission, can be found at https://mci.gov.sg/coisubs.

For more information, contact:
Winston Chai
Email: coi_secretariat@mci.gov.sg
Tel: 6251 0323



Footnote:
1Convened on 24 July 2018, the chairman of the COI is Retired Senior (subsequently termed Chief) District Judge Mr Richard R Magnus. The other members of the Committee are Mr Lee Fook Sun, Director and Chairman of Ensign InfoSecurity; Mr T K Udairam, Group Chief Operating Officer of Sheares Healthcare Management Pte Ltd; and Ms Cham Hui Fong, Assistant Secretary-General of the National Trades Union Congress.