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.

Works, Marks and Personae: De(Re)Constructing Narratives in Intellectual Property Law

Works, Marks and Personae: De(Re)Constructing Narratives in Intellectual Property Law

Speaker: Professor David Tan, Vice Dean for Academic Affairs, NUS Law 16 October 2019

Prof David Tan delivered his inaugural professorial lecture where he explored how the encoded narratives in certain objects of IP may be read as polysemous texts that invite playful semiotic recodings, culture jamming and poststructural disruptions.

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Cannabis Policy: The Example of Canada

Cannabis Policy: The Example of Canada

Speaker: Professor Jürgen Rehm, Senior Scientist at the Institute for Mental Health Policy Research, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Canada; and Inaugural Chair of Addiction Policy at the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto 8 Oct 2019