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.

Risk & Resilience, Imagination & Innovation

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

Mr Peter Ho is the S R Nathan Fellow for the Study of Singapore at the Institute of Policy Studies of our Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy. In the second of a series of lectures delivered at NUS, Mr Ho demonstrated how risk and disruption are inherent to the operating environment of governments and the importance of cultivating resilience in government and society.

Life lessons in law

Life lessons in law

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

Finding your Ikigal

Speaker: Dr Beh Swan Gin, Chairman of the Singapore Economic Development Board07 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