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Singapore Defence Technology Summit – Is the Innovation Winter Coming?
Securing an advantage in emerging technological domains such as artificial intelligence (AI) and 5G means winning the competition for global talent and unrestricted access to supply chains. The accelerating Sino-US strategic ...
International Conference on Cohesive Societies – Tolerance and its Enemies : Three Observations
Why is it that it feels like we are living in an increasingly tribalist age – one where it seems different peoples, separated by colour, religious creed, or political ideology, can no longer live together harmoniously? ...
Singapore Defence Technology Summit – Why the Sky is not Falling : The Diffusion of Artificial Intelligence
While AI proliferation seems limitless and uncontrollable, what are the key ingredients necessary for organisations, particularly militaries, to leverage the technological enablers and limit unwanted diffusion?
The International Conference on Cohesive Societies – How to Build Cohesive Societies
The International Conference on Cohesive Societies (ICCS) in Singapore brought together academics, thought leaders, policy makers, youth leaders, and practitioners and pointed towards ways we can build cohesive societies.
Media Freedom : Is Malaysia Ready for a More Open Society?
One of the Pakatan Harapan’s (PH) reform agenda includes greater freedom of speech and the media. To what extent does the current situation on the ground reflect this?
34th ASEAN Summit and Thailand : Headway or Uncertainty?
The just-concluded 34th ASEAN Summit in Bangkok showed some progress in ASEAN cooperation and integration, but certain challenges remain. Thailand’s internal politics will determine the country’s next foreign minister; ...
Timor-Leste’s Challenges : Year After the May 2018 Elections
A year after the last parliamentary elections, in which the Alliance for Change (AMP) coalition won a clear majority, the 2018 and 2019 budgets have been passed, ending a period of considerable uncertainty and gridlock. ...
ASEAN Economic Outlook 2019 : Changing Skies?
As 2019 passes the halfway mark, with the end of the 34th ASEAN Summit in Bangkok, the regional grouping faces intensified risks on the trade front. Boosting the bloc’s economic resilience in response will require not just ...
International Conference on Cohesive Societies – Appreciating Diversity : What Has The ICCS Achieved?
‘Many Communities, One Shared Future’ was the theme of the recently concluded International Conference on Cohesive Societies (ICCS). A key takeaway is that diversity is not a hindrance to social cohesion; it is how people ...
Singapore Defence Technology Summit – US’ AI Ethics Debate : Overcoming Barriers in Government and Tech Sector
The debate over ethics and norms building in artificial intelligence (AI) is gaining momentum in the US government and tech industry. Yet, while these institutions understand the need for ethics in AI, a myriad of barriers ...