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.

Disruption. Democracy falters. Capitalism flounders. The World Order unravels

Speaker: Ambassador Chan Heng Chee 18 Jun 2020

Ambassador Chan Heng Chee, the 7th S R Nathan Fellow at IPS, delivered a thought-provoking lecture on the state of the world. She discussed the significant developments and turning points in recent times and the implications for the future.
After the Pandemic — The Rebirth of Big Government? State Capacity, Trust and Privacy in the Post-COVID-19 Era

After the Pandemic — The Rebirth of Big Government? State Capacity, Trust and Privacy in the Post-COVID-19 Era

Speakers: Mr Tharman Shanmugaratnam, Mr John Micklewait, and Ms Rana Foroohar, 22 Jul 2020