Thought Leaders

Professor Wang Gungwu

Singapore and the World

Speakers: Professor Wang Gungwu, Chairman, Board of Trustees ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute and Mr George Yeo, Visiting Scholar, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy and Former Minister for Foreign Affairs, Singapore 28 Jan 2019

At the recent Singapore Perspectives conference organised by The Institute of Policy Studies (IPS), Mr George Yeo, Visiting Scholar, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy and Former Minister for Foreign Affairs, Professor Wang Gungwu, Chairman, Board of Trustees ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute provided insights and perspectives on the structural issues at work in US-China relations, elucidate the implications for Singapore and our region, and offer ideas on how we can successfully meet the challenges and opportunities, both as a country and a society.

The Great Powers in Southeast Asia and the Fall and Rise of China

Speaker: Professor Wang Gungwu, Chairman of NUS East Asian Institute12 Jul 2017

Professor Wang Gungwu delivered a public lecture at the University of Malaya where he shared on the importance of Southeast Asia and the transformation of China.

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Cultural Transfers in History

Speaker: Professor Wang Gungwu, Chairman, NUS East Asian Institute06 Jan 2017

NUS University Professor and renowned historian, Professor Wang Gungwu, delivered a lecture at Presidency 200’s Global Education Summit, a conference organised to mark India’s prestigious Presidency University’s bicentenary celebrations.