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.

Future-ready Asia

Future-ready Asia

Speakers: Economic Development Board Chairman Dr Beh Swan Gin, Dean of Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy Prof Kishore Mahbubani and Buck Institute for Research on Aging Prof Brian Kennedy 21 April 2017

The NUS Medicine International Council hosted its inaugural conference in Singapore where global thought leaders engaged in dialogue over the future of Asia, new frontiers in medicine, embracing disruptive innovation, mitigating the global silver tsunami, and tackling sustainability for the future.

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Life lessons in law

Life lessons in law

Speaker: Mr V.K. Rajah, Former Attorney-General of Singapore and Judge of Appeal08 Jul 2017
Shaping the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Shaping the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Speaker: Professor Klaus Schwab, Founder and Executive Chairman, World Economic Forum05 Jul 2017
Bad numbers in the news: How to spot them, and how to stop them

Bad numbers in the news: How to spot them, and how to stop them

Speaker: Professor Sir David Spiegelhalter, Winton Professor for the Public Understanding of Risk at Cambridge University16 Jun 2017
Honouring EW Barker

Honouring EW Barker

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