Economic Society of Singapore

Annual Dinner

  2017
  “Building deep capabilities for the Future Economy
  Guest-of-Honor Mr. Heng Swee Keat, Minister for Finance
  Previous Years’ Annual Dinners
2016
“Challenges of Retirement”
Guest-of-Honor  Mr Tharman Shanmugaratnam, Deputy Prime Minister and Coordinating Minister for Economic and Social Policies
2015
“Malaysia-Singapore: The Ties That Bind”
Guest-of-Honor  The Honourable Dato’ Sri Mohd Najib bin Tun Abdul Razak
2014
“Whither SG2030 Socio-Economic Model?” 
Guest-of-Honor Mr. Chan  Chun Sing, Minister for Social and Family Development and Second Minister for Defence. Click here for the Annual Dinner 2014 Brochure
2013
“The Singapore Economy: Confronting Challenges Anew “
Guest-of Honor Mr. Heng Swee Keat, Minister for Education, Republic of Singapore
2012
“Opportunities and Challenges in the Next Phase of Singapore’s Development” 
Guest-of-Honor: Mr. Lee Hsien Loong, Prime Minister, Republic of Singapore
2011
“The Fiscal Situation, Economic Recovery, and Labor Market”
Distinguished Speaker: Professor Edward Lazear
Jack Steele Parker Professor of Human Resources Management and Economics, Stanford University and Chairman of the US President’s Council of Economic Advisers (2006 to 2009)
2010
“Achieving Inclusive Growth”
Guest-of-Honour: Mr. Tharman Shanmugaratnam, Minister for Finance, Singapore
2009
”The Global Financial Crisis – Implication for Asia
Guest-of-Honor: Dr Tony Tan, GIC Deputy Chairman and Executive Director
2008
”Singapore: Challenges For The Next Generation
Guest-of-Honor: Mr. Lee Kuan Yew (Minister Mentor, Republic of Singapore)
2007
”Asia, The World Economy and The International Financial System
Guest Speaker: Mr. Timothy F. Geithner (President, Federal Reserve Bank of New York)
Special Guest: Mr. Tharman Shanmugaratnam (Minister for Education & Second Minister for Finance)
2006
“Asia and the World Economy”
Guest Speaker: Mr. Rodrigo de Rato y Figaredo (Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund)
Honorary Fellow: Mr. Goh Chok Tong (Senior Minister)
2005
Shareholder Value: Corporate Governance, Boards & CEOs”
Guest Speaker: Ms. Ho Ching (Executive Director & CEO, Temasek Holdings)
2004
“New Singapore in a New Asia”
Guest Speaker: BG George Yeo
2003
“Remaking the Singapore Economy”
Guest Speaker: Mr. Lee Hsien Loong (Deputy Prime Minister & Minister for Finance)