The ASEAN Studies Centre at ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute organised the ASEAN Roundtable 2015 on 14 September 2015, in Singapore.
The International Advisory Panel (IAP) of ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute met to review ISEAS research scope and focus in the context of a changing global economic and strategic landscape.
On the 105th anniversary of Encik Yusof Ishak, ISEAS was renamed “ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute” on Wednesday, 12 August 2015. Mr Heng Swee Keat, Minister for Education, launched the Institute’s new name. Puan Noor Aishah, wife of Encik Yusof Ishak, graced the occasion as ISEAS’ Special Guest.
ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute organised the two-day forum – Thailand Forum 2015: Society in Transition from 27 to 28 July 2015.
ISEAS and the Singapore APEC Study Centre organised a seminar on “Growth in a Challenging and Diverse Landscape: Asia and the Pacific” on Thursday, 18 June 2015.
The Institute of Southeast Asian Studies (ISEAS) conferred its Distinguished Honorary Fellow Award on His Excellency Prof Dr Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, 6th President of the Republic of Indonesia on Friday, 10 April 2015.
ISEAS and the Pacific Trade and Development Conference (PAFTAD) co-organised a public forum on “Asia and the Middle Income Trap” on Wednesday, 3 June 2015 at the Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel, Singapore. Mr George Yeo, former Singapore’s Minister for Foreign Affairs was the keynote speaker.