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.

Has the game changed?

Speaker: Mr Tharman Shanmugaratnam, Deputy Prime Minister & Coordinating Minister for Economic and Social Policies, Singapore07 Jan 2017

Mr Tharman Shanmugaratnam delivered the keynote address at the APSIA-Foreign Affairs-LKY School conference held at NUS where he outlined four major trends that have contributed to a shift in politics in most advanced nations.

Honouring EW Barker

Honouring EW Barker

Speaker: Mr Lee Hsien Loong, Prime Minister of Singapore30 May 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
Revolutionary approaches in Science Education

Revolutionary approaches in Science Education

Speaker: Professor Carl Wieman, Nobel Laureate and Physicist, Stanford University28 Apr 2017
Future-ready Asia

Future-ready Asia

Speaker: 21 Apr 2017