Conference Programme

Time Event Details
8.15am - 8.45am
All participants to be seated by 8.50 am
9.00am - 9.10am
Welcome Remarks
Professor David Chan
Director, Behavioural Sciences Institute
9.10am - 9.40am Keynote Speech 1: An Innovative Singapore in an Uncertain World: Dealing with Unknowns and Unintended Consequences
Professor Arnoud De Meyer
President, Singapore Management University
9.40am - 10.10am Keynote Speech 2: Approaches to Unintended Consequences in Singapore
Professor David Chan
Director, Behavioural Sciences Institute
10.10am - 10.50am  
Panel Discussion 1
Moderator: Mr Han Fook Kwang
Panelists: Professor Arnoud De Meyer, Professor David Chan
10.50am - 11.15am Tea Break
11.15am - 11.35am Mr Tan Kok Yam: Singapore's Smart Nation Initiative: Anticipating Unexpected Policy Outcomes
Deputy Secretary (Strategy Group) & Head of Smart Nation Programme Office, Prime Minister's Office
11.35am - 11.55am Professor Neo Boon Siong: Dealing With Uncertainty: Comparing Public and Private Sector Organisations in Singapore
Dean, Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University
11.55am - 12.35pm
Panel Discussion 2
Moderator: Dr Lim Lai Cheng
Panelists: Mr Tan Kok Yam
Professor Neo Boon Siong
12.35pm - 1.45pm Lunch
1.45pm - 2.05pm Dr Jeremy LimUnexpected Outcomes of Healthcare in Singapore
Partner and Head, Health & Life Sciences Practice, Asia Pacific, Oliver Wyman 
2.05pm - 2.25pm Dr Mathew Mathews Race Relations in Singapore
Senior Research Fellow, Institute of Policy Studies, National University of Singapore 
2.25pm - 3.05pm
Panel Discussion 3
Moderator: Dr Paulin Straughan
Dr Jeremy Lim, Dr Mathew Mathews
3.05pm - 3.25pm Tea Break

3.25pm - 4.55pm

Closing Panel Discussion: Unintended Consequences in Singapore 

Moderator: Professor Tommy Koh
Ambassador-At-Large, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Professor Chan Heng Chee
Chairman, Lee Kuan Yew Centre for Innovative Cities
Singapore University of Technology and Design

Professor Kishore Mahbubani
Dean, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy
National University of Singapore

Professor Lily Kong
Provost, Singapore Management University

Professor David Chan
Director, Behavioural Sciences Institute

4.55pm - 5.00pm Closing Remarks
Professor David Chan