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.

AI Super Powers: China, Silicon Valley and the New World Order

Speaker: Dr. Kai-Fu Lee, Senior Minister of State, Chairman and CEO of Sinovation Ventures, Former President of Google China22 Nov 2018

In this recent book launch, Dr Lee Kai-Fu, Former President of Google China, Chairman and CEO of Sinovation Ventures, shared his thoughts on the four waves of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and how AI will permeate every part of our lives in the next decade. Dr Lee also talked about how AI will be different from previous technology revolutions, where it will be faster and driven by not one superpower, but two - the US and China.

TThe Past and Future of the International Law on Foreign Investment

TThe Past and Future of the International Law on Foreign Investment

Professor M Sornarajah, C J Koh Professor at NUS 03 Jun 2019
How can scientists become role models

How can scientists become role models

President’s Assistant Professor Benjamin Tee, NUS Engineering 20 Apr 2019
A deep dive on AI in Singapore

A deep dive on AI in Singapore

Professor Ho Teck Hua, NUS Senior Deputy President and Provost20 Apr 2019
Before Nation and Beyond: Places, Histories and Identities

Before Nation and Beyond: Places, Histories and Identities

Speaker: Professor Tan Tai Yong, Yale-NUS President, and NUS University Professor Wang Gungwu 09 Apr 2019