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.

Looking to 2021: Designing buildings for the post-COVID new normal

Looking to 2021: Designing buildings for the post-COVID new normal

Speaker: Professor Lam Khee Poh 22 Apr 2021

Professor Lam Khee Poh, Dean of the NUS School of Design and Environment, explains how COVID-19 offers built environment professionals a chance to develop future-resilient solutions. He emphasises the need for a human-centric perspective to planning and design, in order for buildings to positively impact human health and well-being.

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Dialogue as the way forward for a peaceful Asian Century

Dialogue as the way forward for a peaceful Asian Century

Speakers: Professor Kishore Mahbubani, Professor Wang Gungwu, Professor Kanti Bajpai, and Professor Chan Heng Chee 19 Nov 2021