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.

The Accidental Nation

Speaker: Mr Lim Siong Guan, Professor (Practice) at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, NUS 20 Sep 2017

Mr Lim, the former head of Singapore’s Civil Service and 4th SR Nathan Fellow at the Institute of Policy Studies of our Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, delivered a lecture where he explored the circumstances of Singapore’s unexpected independence, and the logic of geography as a key factor for Singapore’s viability.