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Regional Outlook Forum 2022: Regional Disruptions Amidst Global Recovery


Held online over two days, ROF 2022 examined key economic and political dynamics at the regional and national level, informed by global events including major and middle powers contestation and alliances, political and security concerns nearer to home, amidst an on-going pandemic.


“Two historic shipwrecks discovered in Singapore territorial waters, Maritime archaeological research ongoing”


On 16 June 2021, National Heritage Board and ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute announced the discovery of two historic shipwrecks within Singapore Territorial Waters around Pedra Branca. Sharing some photos from the excavation and retrieval process, and some of the artefacts retrieved from the sites.


Regional Outlook Forum 2021: Power, Politics, and Policy in a Post-COVID World


Held via Zoom over two days, ROF 2021 examines key dynamics at the regional and national level, informed by two far-reaching global events – the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic and the outcome of the 2020 US Presidential Election. 


Regional Outlook Forum 2020: Disruption, Competition, and Collaboration


The one-day event focused on macro trends, developments and challenges facing Southeast Asia in the immediate, short and medium-term, with insights from distinguished practitioners, scholars and intellectuals with international and regional reputation.

Read the event highlight here.


Vietnam Forum 2019



This one-day forum brought together experts from both the private and public sectors, covering topics ranging from Vietnam’s macroeconomic and political trends to developments in the country’s energy, banking, and real estate sectors.

Read the event highlight here.


Launch of Temasek History Research Centre in 2019



Prof Wang Gungwu, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of ISEAS, officially launched the Temasek History Research Centre on 2 August 2019.


Regional Outlook Forum 2019: Disruptions, Re-alignments, Opportunities



The 44th Singapore Lecture



Indonesia’s Future Economy



50th Anniversary Public Lecture by Prof Wang Gungwu