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.

Key governance issues of our time

Speaker: Mr Ong Ye Kung, Minister for Education 22 Nov 2019

Mr Ong shared his views on how Singapore can move ahead through proper public policies, in an increasingly interconnected and complex world. He was speaking at last year’s inaugural Festival of Ideas, organised by our Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy.
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