Thought Leadership

Some of the world’s leaders, and leading thinkers from NUS and overseas, regularly gather and add to the rich diversity of thoughts and ideas on our campuses, in Singapore and across the globe.
Here’s what they had to share.

Honouring EW Barker

Speaker: Mr Lee Hsien Loong, Prime Minister of Singapore30 May 2017

At the launch of the EW Barker Centre for Law and Business, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong paid tribute to Mr Barker's contributions in establishing the rule of law in Singapore and called on the centre to work with industry partners, businesses, policymakers and legal practitioners to produce fresh ideas and policy recommendations.

Low carbon economy after the Paris Climate Agreement

Low carbon economy after the Paris Climate Agreement

Speaker: Professor Tan Chorh Chuan, President, National University of Singapore09 May 2017
Revolutionary approaches in Science Education

Revolutionary approaches in Science Education

Speaker: Professor Carl Wieman, Nobel Laureate and Physicist, Stanford University28 Apr 2017
Future-ready Asia

Future-ready Asia

Speaker: 21 Apr 2017
Risk & Resilience, Imagination & Innovation

Risk & Resilience, Imagination & Innovation

Speaker: Mr Peter Ho, NUS Trustee and Senior Advisor to the Centre for Strategic Futures19 Apr 2017