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.

Looking ahead

Speaker: Mr Ong Ye Kung, Minister for Education (Higher Education and Skills) & Second Minister for Defence, Singapore23 Jan 2017

Mr Ong delivered a speech at this year’s Singapore Perspectives conference, organised by the Institute of Policy Studies. The theme of the conference was “What If?” and it considered alternative scenarios of Singapore in the year 2065.

Start-ups, Outer Space and you

Start-ups, Outer Space and you

Speaker: Commander Jeffrey Williams, Retired NASA Astronaut01 Aug 2017
Preparing business students for a volatile, uncertain world

Preparing business students for a volatile, uncertain world

Speaker: Professor Bernard Yeung, Dean, NUS Business School31 Jul 2017
Aspire to lead change

Aspire to lead change

Speaker: Mr Masagos Zulkifli, Singapore’s Minister for the Environment and Water Resources12 Jul 2017
Life lessons in law

Life lessons in law

Speaker: Mr V.K. Rajah, Former Attorney-General of Singapore and Judge of Appeal08 Jul 2017