The AAIS held its inaugural K|O|P|I Talk on 3 July 2012. Dr Aloysius Tay, Chief Executive, AAIS, gave an introductory note and shared that K|O|P|I Talk – an acronym for “Keeping Organisations and Professionals Informed” – was a new initiative meant to focus on government assistance schemes and funding programmes. The session focused on “Developing Capabilities Through Innovation”, where information on seven government schemes and programmes were shared. The DesignSingapore Council was also present to share with participants during the networking session.