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 Domestic Implications of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor for Pakistan

Speaker: Professor Adeney Katharine, University of Nottingham24 Jan 2019

Professor Katharine Adeney, Director of the University of Nottingham Asia Research Institute, shared her views on the domestic implications of China’s investment in the country and assesses whether election of Imran Khan as Pakistan’s Prime Minister would be able to maintain the ‘all-weather’ friendship with the Chinese government, given his previous concerns about the uneven implementation of Chinese projects in Pakistan.

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
Who is responsible for the ethical implications of AI?

Who is responsible for the ethical implications of AI?

Speaker: Professor Leong Tze Yun, NUS Computing04 Apr 2019
U@live: Education – Still a Social Leveller?

U@live: Education – Still a Social Leveller?

Speaker: Mr Ong Ye Kung, Minister for Education27 Mar 2019
Sustainable cooling for all

Sustainable cooling for all

Speaker: Associate Professor Ernest Chua, NUS Engineering26 Feb 2019