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.

On low carbon economy

Low carbon economy after the Paris Climate Agreement

Speaker: Professor Tan Chorh Chuan, President, National University of Singapore09 May 2017

NUS President Professor Tan Chorh Chuan shared his thoughts about the challenges of a low carbon economy for emerging economies, and the development of the Paris Rulebook, in this opinion editorial featured in a publication entitled “Energy Elders – Outlook 2020+”.

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The Powerful Lenses of Leadership

The Powerful Lenses of Leadership

Speaker: Professor Tan Chorh Chuan, NUS President02 Nov 2017
Finance Science, Technology and Financial Innovation and their Impact on the Economy

Finance Science, Technology and Financial Innovation and their Impact on the Economy

Speaker: Professor Robert C. Merton, School of Management Distinguished Professor of Finance at the MIT Sloan School of Management25 Oct 2017
Breaking new frontiers globally in scientific engineering

Breaking new frontiers globally in scientific engineering

Speaker: Mr Peter Ho, NUS Engineering alumnus and CEO of HOPE Technik25 Oct 2017
The Accidental Nation

The Accidental Nation

Speaker: Mr Lim Siong Guan, Professor (Practice) at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, NUS12 Sep 2017