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.

Humanitarianism and Challenges to Humanitarian Action

Speaker: Dr Unni Karunakara, Senior Fellow, Jackson Institute for Global Affairs, Yale University05 Oct 2016

Dr Unni Karunakara, a humanitarian worker and a public health professional for two decades, highlighted the challenges faced by humanitarian agencies in providing life-saving assistance to those affected by crises around the globe.

Future-ready Asia

Future-ready Asia

Speaker: 21 Apr 2017
Risk & Resilience, Imagination & Innovation

Risk & Resilience, Imagination & Innovation

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

New era, new opportunities

Speaker: His Excellency Mohammad Ashraf Ghani, President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan07 Apr 2017
Hunting Black Swans & Taming Black Elephants

Hunting Black Swans & Taming Black Elephants

Speaker: Mr Peter Ho, NUS Trustee and Senior Advisor to the Centre for Strategic Futures05 Apr 2017