Yeo Wee Teck
Yeo Wee Teck is a Senior Assistant Director of the Data Transformation Branch in the Transformation and Future Technology Department at the Singapore Civil Defence Force. With a background in Psychology, Mr. Yeo spent the first half of his 25-years career in the public sector as a psychologist at Ministry of Defence before pivoting to his passion in data analytics. His passion led him to SCDF where he has been for the last 5 years. Mr. Yeo currently leads a team of data analytics practitioners to facilitate evidence-based decision-making in order to achieve SCDF’s key business objectives and become a data-driven organization.
His major projects include:
Dynamic Resource Optimisation – An optimisation platform that recommends the optimal placement of emergency appliances to minimise overall response time in attending to emergency incidents.
SCDF Business Intelligence Toolbox – A data visualisation platform (using Tableau) for sharing operational data more extensively with the various stakeholders using maps, charts and tables.
Mr. Yeo is deeply passionate about analytics, data mining and machine learning. He is constantly upgrading himself and has a Master’s in Knowledge Management.