About Academia


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It’s been an outstanding congress. Extraordinary organised, facilities are great, and speakers are topical. Wide variety of topics, there is something here for everybody.








~ Prof Brian Smith
Associate Professor of Paediatrics, Duke University Medical Center and Duke Clinical Research Institute




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 About Academia


 Advancing Care, Education, Diagnosis and Research 



Academia  | 20 College Road, Singapore 169856
(located in Singapore General Hospital Campus)


Strategically located within the Singapore General Hospital, with close proximity to the national centres and the Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School, Academia stands as the icon of Academic Medicine, forming the bridge between clinical service, research and education. 

Housing SGH clinical laboratories and SingHealth's research and education facilities, Academia creates synergy that is fundamental for Academic Medicine
to flourish.  


More than the provision of physical space, the 13-storey two-tower building has been designed to foster a vibrant environment for networking and professional collaborations to advance the diagnosis, treatment and innovative care for patients.

A Prime Meeting Space for Learning, Collaborating and Networking

With its strategic location and robust conference facilities, Academia has hosted several renowned medical conferences and workshops. All the conference and seminar rooms are equipped with a “one-stop” touch-screen controller for easy recording, “live” streaming and video conferencing.




• Mezzanine seating
• 446 seats
• Supports simulcast to various locations

Seminar Rooms
• Spread across two level
• Flexible multi-purpose rooms that can be reconfigure to accommodate different meeting needs


Informal Meeting Spaces
Located at the different floors of Academia, the open and fluid spaces serve multiple functions:
• Exhibition area
• Buffet and catering space