EVENTS

Seminars

MEM Seminars, 2008-09

Date Seminars

01/08/2008

Welcome and Orientation Programme 8th Intake of MEM students 2008-2009 & Inaugural Seminar for 2008-2009

"We are all green now?: The Next Steps for Environmental Education and Advocacy”
Mr Warren Fernandez, Deputy Editor and Foreign Editor, Straits Times


"Environmental Sustainability in Real Estate Development - CDL's Perspective" 
Mr Eddie Wong, General Maanger (Projects), City Developments Ltd

Provost Speech forthe ceremony

15/08/2008

Seminar on "Environmental Benefits and Costs: Some Corrective Advice from Behavioural Economics"

Prof Jack Knetsch
Professor Emeritus, Economics andResource Management, Simon Fraser Unversity, Canada

29/08/2008

05/09/2008

Seminar on "Environment Management in Singapre."

Presentation Slides

Mr Lee Yuen Hee
Chief Executive Officer
National Environment Agency

19/09/2008

Seminar on "solar Energy: Singapore's Sunrise Sector."

Presentation Slides

Mr Christophe Inglin
Managing Director
Phoenix Solar Pte Ltd
&
Chairman, Clean Energy Committee
Sustainable Energy Association of Singapore(SEAS)

03/10/2008

04/10/2008

Workshop on Environmental Ethics

Dr Ho Hua Chew
Chairman of the Conservation Committee of The Nature Society (Singapore)

10/10/2008

Seminar on "Campus Sustainability Initiatives in Universities"

Dr Peck Thian Guan
Director, Office of Safety, Health and Environmen
National Unviersity of Singapore

31/10/2008

07/11/2008

Seminar on "Transparency, Inclusivemess and Accountability in Environmental Decision-Making"

Presentation Slides

Mr Lalanath de Silvar
Director, The Access Initiative (TAI)
World Resources Institute

09/01/2009

Seminar on "Sustainable Luxury Management: High-End Brands and Corporate Responsibility in Difficult Times."

Dr Jem Bendell
Director, Lifeworth Consulting
Associate Professor, Griffith Business School

10/02/2009

Seminar on "Water Issues in Management"

Dr Seetharam Kallidaikurichi E
Director, Institute of Water Policy
Visiting Professor, LKY School of Public Policy

Prof Asit K. Biswas
President, Institute for Water Management
TWCWM, Mexico

06/03/2009

Seminar on "Biodiversity Conservation Management, Planning and Design Issues"

Mr Wong Tuan Wah
Director (Conservation)
National Parks Board

Mr Damian Tang
Assistant Director, Design
National Parks Board

17/03/2009

Seminar on "Green to Gold: How Smart Companies Use Environmental Strategy to Innovate, Create Value, and Build Competitve Advantage"

Prof Daneil C. Esty
Director, Yale Center for Environmental Law and Policy
&
Director, the Center for Business and the Environment, Yale University

27/03/2009

Seminar on "Million Dollar Questions: Can (And Will) The World Craft A Meaningful, Inclusive, Efficient And Equitable Climate Agreement?"

Assoc Prof Shreekant Gupta
Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy
National University of Singapore

09/04/2009

Seminar on "A Zero City - What this means for Masdar."

Dr. Scott Kennedy &
Dr. Sgouris Sgouridis,
Masdar Institute of Science and Technology