Economic Society of Singapore

Singapore Economic Policy Forum 2018: “We Are Singapore”

Singapore Economic Policy Forum 2018

WE ARE SINGAPORE

 


 

 

Opening Remarks by:

 

Professor Euston Quah

President

Economic Society of Singapore (ESS)

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Keynote Speech by:

 

Mr Chan Chun Sing

Minister

Ministry of Trade and Industry

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Session 1 The Future of Growth

 


 

 

Dr Beh Swan Gin

Chairman

Economic Development Board


 

 

 

Professor Tan Kong Yam

Professor (Economics)

Nanyang Technological University


 

 

Dr Choy Keen Meng

Executive Director

Economic Analysis Department

Monetary Authority of Singapore

Council Member, Economic Society of Singapore


Panel Discussion (Left to Right)

 

Dr Ker Sin Tze

Adjunct Professor

LKYSPP, NUS & NTU

(Session Chairperson)

Professor Tan Kong Yam, Nanyang Technological University

Dr Beh Swan Gin, Economic Development Board

Dr Choy Keen Meng, Monetary Authority of Singapore and Council Member, ESS

 

Session 2 The Future of Business

 


 

 

 

Mr Teo Eng Cheong

Chief Executive Officer International

Surbana Jurong Pte Ltd


 

 

 

Dr David Lee

Professor, SUSS

Vice President, Economic Society of Singapore

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Panel Discussion (Left to Right)

 

Dr Teh Kok Peng, Senior Adviser,China International Capital Corporation Limited

(Session Chairperson)

Mr Teo Eng Cheong, Surbana Jurong Pte Ltd

Dr David Lee, Singapore University of Social Sciences and Vice President, ESS

 

Session 3 The Future of International Relations

 


 

 

 

Professor Danny Quah

Li Ka Shing Professor (Economics)

Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, NUS

Council Member, ESS


 

 

 

Dr Yeo Lay Hwee

Director

European Union Centre (Singapore)


 

 

 

Mr Choi Shing Kwok

Director

ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute


Panel Discussion (Left to Right)

 

Professor Danny Quah, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, NUS

Dr Yeo Lay Hwee, European Union Centre (Singapore)

Mr Manu Bhaskaran, Partner, Centennial Group and Vice President, ESS

(Session Chairperson)

Mr Choi Shing Kwok, ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute

 

Session 4 The Future of Higher Education

 


 

 

 

Professor Ling San

Provost and Vice President(Academic)

Nanyang Technological University


 

 

 

Professor Tan Thiam Soon

President

Singapore Institute of Technology


Panel Discussion (Left to Right)

 

Mr Vikram Khanna, Associate Editor, The Business Times, and Vice President, ESS, (Session Chairperson)

Professor Ling San, Nanyang Technological University

Professor Tan Thiam Soon, Singapore Institute of Technology

 

Session 5 The Future of Technology

 


 

 

Dr Ernie Teo

CTO

Jupiter Chain and JEDTrade

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Professor Lim Sun Sun

Professor of Communication and Technology

HASS, Singapore University of Technology and Design


Panel Discussion

 

Associate Professor Linda Low, Associate Professor, Economics , School of Business, Singapore University of Social Sciences (Session Chairperson)

Dr Ernie Teo, Jupiter Chain and JEDTrade

Professor Lim Sun Sun, Singapore University of Technology and Design

 

 

 

Session 6 The Future of Governance

 


 

 

 

Mr Gerald Giam

Treasurer, Workers Party (WP)


 

 

 

Mr Charles Phua Chao Rong

Lee Kong Chian Scholar, NUS

President, Association for Public Affairs

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Associate Professor Eugene K B Tan

Associate Professor

School of Law, Singapore Management University


Panel Discussion

 

Mr K Kesavapany, Governor on the Board

Singapore International Foundation, (Session Chairperson)

Mr Gerald Giam, Workers Party (WP)

Mr Charles Phua Chao Rong, Association for Public Affairs

Associate Professor Eugene K B Tan, Singapore Management University

 

Session 7 The Future of Work

 


 

 

 

Mr Aubeck Kam

Permanent Secretary

Ministry of Manpower


 

 

 

Professor Chew Soon Beng

Professor, Economics & Industrial Relations Nanyang Technological University


 

 

Professor Filippo di Mauro

Visiting Professor, Business School (BIZ)

National University of Singapore


Panel Discussion

 

Professor Lim Chong Yah, Emeritus Professor

NTU & NUS, (Session Chairperson)

Mr Aubeck Kam, Ministry of Manpower

Professor Chew Soon Beng, Nanyang Technological University

Professor Filippo di Mauro, National University of Singapore

 

Session 8 The Future of Happiness

 


 

 

 

Professor David Chan

Professor of Psychology

Director, Behavioural Sciences Institute

Singapore Management University

 

 

Mrs Yu-Foo Yee Shoon

Senior Advisor, Hyflux Ltd

Advisor, Nuri Holdings (S) Pte Ltd &

Dimensions International College Pte Ltd


Panel Discussion (Left-Right)

 

Ambassador CHAN Heng Chee, Ambassador-at-Large

Ministry of Foreign Affairs

(Session Chairperson)

Professor David Chan, Singapore Management University

Mrs Yu-Foo Yee Shoon, Nuri Holdings (S) Pte Ltd & Dimensions International College Pte Ltd