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.

World Order in the Age of Trump

Speaker: Prof Amitav Acharya, Boeing Company Chair in International Relations, Schwarzman Scholars Program, Tsinghua University01 Feb 2017

Prof Amitav Acharya shared that recognising the challenges faced by the existing order is key to any hopes for building world order 2.0, in a lecture organised by the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at NUS.

South Asia and the world

South Asia and the world

Speaker: Dr Vivian Balakrishnan, Singapore’s Minister for Foreign Affairs03 Mar 2017
Looking ahead

Looking ahead

Speaker: Mr Ong Ye Kung, Minister for Education (Higher Education and Skills) & Second Minister for Defence, Singapore23 Jan 2017
The Challenges Ahead – Europe and the World

The Challenges Ahead – Europe and the World

Speaker: Mr Pavlo Klimkin, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ukraine16 Jan 2017
Has the game changed?

Has the game changed?

Speaker: Mr Tharman Shanmugaratnam, Deputy Prime Minister & Coordinating Minister for Economic and Social Policies, Singapore07 Jan 2017