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.

US-China ties most fraught in decades

US-China ties most fraught in decades

Speaker: Kevin Rudd, Chan Heng Chee 20 Aug 2022

The current state of United States-China ties is the most strained it has been in years, and both sides need to relook the competition between them to avoid serious miscalculations that could send the world down a dangerous path. Ex-Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd, together with Ambassador-at-Large Professor Chan Heng Chee and other panellists, discuss the current political situation that prompted Mr Rudd to write his book The Avoidable War.

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The emerging age of ambiguity in the global order

The emerging age of ambiguity in the global order

Speakers: Bilahari Kausikan 27 Feb 2023