IDEA RS held a seminar about “Advanced design of structural steel connections using CBFEM method” for the Singapore Steel Structural Society (SSSS). It took place on 22/07/2015 in the premises of Singapore Polytechnic and was attended by 80 engineers of steel structures. The opening presentation “Background of Component Based Finite Element Method” was given by prof. Frantisek Wald. Then Lubos Sabatka followed with overview of implementation of CBFEM into software IDEA Connection. The seminar was very successful and IDEA RS will increase business activities in Singapore.