Guest Lectures

2014 - 2015


The Guest Lecture Programme presents locally and internationally prominent speakers in the architectural and design fields. They are invited to share their work and ideas with the staff and student community, thus providing insights into contemporary professional practice and scholarship.

[ 23/07/2015 ] Holistic Building Design Energy Efficiency and User Comfort  
  Prof.Dr. Uta Pottgiesser: Dean│Ostwestfalen-Lippe University of Applied Sciences [Germany] & Chair, Building Construction and Materials│Detmold School of Architecture and Interior Architecture [Germany]  
[ 09/05/2015 ] Partnering Practice and Education  
  Head of Architecture Department, Assoc Prof Wong Yunn Chii  
[ 20/03/2015 ] Experiential Design for a Changing World  
  Wong Chiu Man and Maria Warner Wong of WOW Architects | Warner Wong Design  
[ 19/03/2015 ] Milton Tan Memorial Fund Inaugural Design Lecture.
Novelty Design vs. Mature Design: Learning from Nature and Traditional Wisdom
  Prof Chang Shih Tsung, National Taipei University of Education  
[ 06/03/2015 ] CONSTRUE & CONSTRUCT 2  
  Boonserm Premthada of Bangkok Project Studio and Tiah Nan Chyuan of FARM  
[ 25/02/2015 ] David Adjaye, Works  
  Mr David Adjaye, Architect/Director of Adjaye Associates  
[ 10/02/2015 ] Seniors Living and Aged Care  
  Mr David Lane, Group Chairman, Partner of Thomson Adsett  
[ 30/01/2015 ] Redefine  
  Speakers: Mr Fong Hoo Cheong, HCF and Associates and Mr Teh Joo Heng, Teh Joo Heng Architects  
[ 26/01/2015 ] Pioneering Architectural Education in Singapore  
  Datuk Seri Lim Chong Keat, DGPN, DSPN, BBM, APAM, FASc. . B.A. Hons. Arch (Manchester), M.Arch (MIT), LL.D. honoris causa (Manchester)  
[ 15/01/2015 ] Designing for Hope  
  Dr Chrisna du Plessis, Department of Construction Economics, University of Pretoria  
[ 04/12/2014 ] Autarkic Energy Communities: Smart Systems for Low Carbon Living  
  Prof Susan Roaf, Professor of Architectural Engineering, Heriot Watt University, Edinburgh  
[ 06/11/2014 ] Singapore: The Good Class Bungalow  
  Robert Powell, Architect/Planner/Writer/Artist  
[ 30/10/2014 ] The Memory of the World : Masterpieces of Architectural Conceptions of Ancient China - the Yangshi Lei Archives (1644 – 1911) / 华夏意匠的世界记忆:样式雷建筑图档讲座  
  Prof Wang Qiheng, Professor, Director of the Yangshi Lei Architectural Archives Research Institute, School of Architecture, Tianjin University  
[ 27/10/2014 ] Liveable Cities: The Art to Integrate Today What We Need Tomorrow  
  Mr. Herbert Dreiseitl, Artist, Landscape Architect, Urban Design Founder of Atelier Dreiseitl and Director of the Liveable Cities Lab at the Rambøll Group  
[ 16/10/2014 ] Advancing Urban Ecology Knowledge to Enhance Urban Planning and Design in Cities  
  Dr. Amy K Hahs, Australian Research Centre for Urban Ecology (ARCUE) Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne, c/o School of Botany The University of Melbourne, Australia  
[ 09/10/2014 ] Introduction to the Living Building Challenge  
  Lisa W. Reinke, AIA, LEED AP Architect / Planning Consultant  
[ 03/10/2014 ] CONSTRUE & CONSTRUCT  
  Chang Yong Ter : Chang Architects : Singapore
Tat Sing & Wei Ping: Tetawowe Atelier : Malaysia
[ 29/09/2014 ] “From Ba-zhang” to “Sushi” : Adding Value to Precast Concrete  
  Mr Jay Fung, Managing Director, LWC Alliance Pte Ltd Singapore  
[ 09/09/2014 ] Virtual Uprisings: Tahrir Square, Social Media and the return of Public Space  
  Dr. Nezar AlSayyad Architect, Planner, Historian, Public Intellectual & Professor of Architecture, Planning, and Urban History University of California at Berkeley  
[ 22/08/2014 ] NUS-JTC I3 Centre Lecture 2014: Preoccupations  
  Rem Koolhaas, founding partner of Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA)  
[ 21/08/2014 ] Towards Intelligent Planning  
  Dr Liu Thai Ker, Senior Director, RSP Architects Planners & Engineers (Pte) Ltd., Singapore  
[ 20/08/2014 ] Architecture | Structure  
  Mark Sarkisian, PE, SE, LEED, a Partner of Structural and Seismic Engineering at Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP in San Francisco, California  
[ 25/07/2014 ] The Imperative of the Urban  
  Thom Mayne, Founder of Morphosis Architects  


09 July, 2015