NUS has appointed two eminent academics — Professor Mohan Kankanhalli and Professor Lam Khee Poh — as new Deans of its Schools of Computing, and Design and Environment, respectively.
In this dialogue session held at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at NUS, Prof Schwab shared his thoughts on the leadership needed to thrive in a new era of technological revolution.
Assoc Prof Phan Toan Thang from the Dept of Surgery at the NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine had discovered a way to create skin cells quickly and in large quantities by using lining from umbilical cords. Such methods could potentially heal wounds from burns or diseases such as diabetes.
A team of undergraduates from NUS Business School swept aside stiff competition from 23 other university teams from 19 countries to win the HSBC/HKU Asia Pacific Business Case Competition.