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.

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
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