A Dialogue on Education, Jobs and Technology

Singapore Management University (SMU) together with YTL Foundation hosted ‘An Evening Dialogue on Education, Jobs and Technology’. Different industry players were invited to shed light on the 4 key drivers of change that would impact the global workforce.

The keynote speaker for the night was Professor Arnoud De Meyer, President of SMU who stressed that the education system will need to foster skills and qualities such as flexibility, creativity, innovation and social intelligence. The evening continued with a panel discussion. The panellists comprised of Tengku Azian, Director of the Performance Management and Delivery Unit (PEMANDU), Professor Leong Tze Yun, head of the Innovation Programme at SMU, Mr Lai Cheng Wen of Ninja Logistics and Mr. Wing K. Lee. CEO of YTL Communications. The panel discussion was moderated by Mr. Robert MC Yap from Y3 Technologies.