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.

Seeking a better urban future

Speaker: Dr Cheong Koon Hean, the Institute of Policy Studies' 5th S R Nathan Fellow, CEO of the Housing and Development Board06 Dec 2018

Dr Cheong Koon Hean, the Institute of Policy Studies' 5th S R Nathan Fellow, CEO of the Housing and Development Board, at the book launch of “Seeking a better urban future” provided her views on how cities deal with their urban challenges to create better life for their citizens. Dr Cheong also shared some of the considerations needed to plan and develop Singapore in the face of rapid change and uncertainty, given our constraints as a small city-state with an open economy.

TThe Past and Future of the International Law on Foreign Investment

TThe Past and Future of the International Law on Foreign Investment

Professor M Sornarajah, C J Koh Professor at NUS 03 Jun 2019
A deep dive on AI in Singapore

A deep dive on AI in Singapore

Professor Ho Teck Hua, NUS Senior Deputy President and Provost20 Apr 2019
How can scientists become role models

How can scientists become role models

President’s Assistant Professor Benjamin Tee, NUS Engineering 20 Apr 2019
Before Nation and Beyond: Places, Histories and Identities

Before Nation and Beyond: Places, Histories and Identities

Speaker: Professor Tan Tai Yong, Yale-NUS President, and NUS University Professor Wang Gungwu 09 Apr 2019