Cognitio Perspectives will offer a platform for students to interact with guests from different facets of society. Guests will share their work, life and views on the topic(s) of their specialization/interest with students. The background of guests and topics discussed will be diversed. They last between 1.5-2 hours.
David Murphy is a data visualisation and analytics enthusiast, having been in the field for more than 10 years. His passion for data visualisation extends outside of work, with him running his own website and YouTube channel dedicated to the field; Datasaurus-Rex.com. This pushes him to explore new data sets and techniques, and continually learn…FIND OUT MORE
RC4Wellness, a RC4 Cognitio Pod that looks into engaging the residents with different aspects of wellness, invited Mr. Khoo Yi Feng to share with the residents on how to bust stress with practical tips in everyday life. It is especially useful when it is close to exam period. Yi Feng is a Training and Business…FIND OUT MORE
On 3 April 2018, Mr. Desmond Lee, Minister for Social and Family Development and Second Minister for Ministry of National Development, visited RC4 to have a closed-door intellectual discourse with RC4 students and fellows. Participants had a lively and interactive session with Mr. Lee on current and future social challenges in Singapore and the various…FIND OUT MORE
In 2017, Mr. Daniel Tay, Hero of Happiness, Freegan in Singapore, spent just $8 on food. It began with a simple experiment to ask his neighbors for their leftover food. Eventually, his journey of exploring food wastage in Singapore started, which revealed tons of food wastage every day. By doing so, he accidentally created a…FIND OUT MORE
Professor Tikki Pangestu joined the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy after 13 years at the World Health Organization (WHO) in Geneva, Switzerland as Director of its Research Policy & Cooperation department. As Director, he worked with countries to strengthen their national health research systems as well as developed mechanisms and initiatives to improve…FIND OUT MORE