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.

Start-ups, Outer Space and you

Start-ups, Outer Space and you

Speaker: Commander Jeffrey Williams, Retired NASA Astronaut01 Aug 2017
Preparing business students for a volatile, uncertain world

Preparing business students for a volatile, uncertain world

Speaker: Professor Bernard Yeung, Dean, NUS Business School31 Jul 2017
Aspire to lead change

Aspire to lead change

Speaker: Mr Masagos Zulkifli, Singapore’s Minister for the Environment and Water Resources12 Jul 2017
Life lessons in law

Life lessons in law

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