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.

The Powerful Lenses of Leadership

The Powerful Lenses of Leadership

Speaker: Professor Tan Chorh Chuan, NUS President02 Nov 2017
Breaking new frontiers globally in scientific engineering

Breaking new frontiers globally in scientific engineering

Speaker: Mr Peter Ho, NUS Engineering alumnus and CEO of HOPE Technik25 Oct 2017
Finance Science, Technology and Financial Innovation and their Impact on the Economy

Finance Science, Technology and Financial Innovation and their Impact on the Economy

Speaker: Professor Robert C. Merton, School of Management Distinguished Professor of Finance at the MIT Sloan School of Management25 Oct 2017
Future of Higher Education in the Digital World

Future of Higher Education in the Digital World

Speaker: Professor Diana Laurillard, Professor of Learning with Digital Technologies, University College London12 Sep 2017