Economic Society of Singapore

ESS-MOE Annual JC Seminar: “Gearing up for Global Challenges”

As part of our educational outreach, the ESS organises an Annual Economic Seminar targeting Pre-University level students and their teachers/lecturers. This year we are pleased to inform you that ESS supported by Ministry of Education (MOE) will be presenting this year’s seminar on “Gearing up for Global Challenges” which was held on Wednesday, 26th April 2017, at the Theatre, Hwa Chong International School at 663 Bukit Timah Rd, Singapore 269783


The Seminar aims to broaden the appreciation and raise awareness of current economic issues of interest among students at Junior Colleges, Polytechnics, Centralised Institutions, and International Schools.




Session 1 : “Singapore Global Challenges”

Mr. Manu Bhaskaran

Partner and Head, Centennial Asia Advisors

Vice President, ESS

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Session 2 : “2017 Economic Outlook: Singapore’s Economic Future In The Midst Of Rising Anti-Globalisation Sentiments”

Mr. Francis TAN Tat Teck

Asian Economist, Global Economics & Markets Research


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Session 3 : “An economist role – present and future”

Ms Selena Ling

Head (Treasury Research and Strategy), OCBC

Council Member, ESS

Plenary session on  “Gearing up for Global Challenges”

Chaired by Mr. Manu Bhaskaran