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.

Risk & Resilience, Imagination & Innovation

Speaker: Mr Peter Ho, NUS Trustee and Senior Advisor to the Centre for Strategic Futures19 Apr 2017

Mr Peter Ho is the S R Nathan Fellow for the Study of Singapore at the Institute of Policy Studies of our Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy. In the second of a series of lectures delivered at NUS, Mr Ho demonstrated how risk and disruption are inherent to the operating environment of governments and the importance of cultivating resilience in government and society.

Start-ups, Outer Space and you

Start-ups, Outer Space and you

Speaker: Commander Jeffrey Williams, Retired NASA Astronaut01 Aug 2017
Aspire to lead change

Aspire to lead change

Speaker: Mr Masagos Zulkifli, Singapore’s Minister for the Environment and Water Resources12 Jul 2017
Life lessons in law

Life lessons in law

Speaker: Mr V.K. Rajah, Former Attorney-General of Singapore and Judge of Appeal08 Jul 2017
Finding your Ikigal

Finding your Ikigal

Speaker: Dr Beh Swan Gin, Chairman of the Singapore Economic Development Board07 Jul 2017