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.

Humanitarianism and Challenges to Humanitarian Action

Speaker: Dr Unni Karunakara, Senior Fellow, Jackson Institute for Global Affairs, Yale University05 Oct 2016

Dr Unni Karunakara, a humanitarian worker and a public health professional for two decades, highlighted the challenges faced by humanitarian agencies in providing life-saving assistance to those affected by crises around the globe.

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
Perspectives on the Pacific Century

Perspectives on the Pacific Century

Speaker: The Honourable Kirk Wagar, United States Ambassador to Singapore03 Jan 2017