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, NUS12 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.

Future of Higher Education in the Digital World

Future of Higher Education in the Digital World

Speaker: Professor Diana Laurillard, Professor of Learning with Digital Technologies, University College London12 Sep 2017
What makes a good leader?

What makes a good leader?

Speaker: Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong08 Sep 2017
Shuffles towards the fourth prime minister

Shuffles towards the fourth prime minister

Speaker: Dr Gillian Koh, Deputy Director (Research) at NUS Institute of Policy Studies, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at NUS07 Sep 2017
The Economics of Business Contracts

The Economics of Business Contracts

Speaker: Professor Michael Klausner, Nancy and Charles Munger Professor of Business and Professor of Law at Stanford Law School31 Aug 2017