Upcoming Events

Harvard Club of Singapore Networking Night - The Harvard Krokodiloes

Wednesday, 18 Jul, 2018 19:00 - 21:30
Shangri-la Hotel, Lobby Lounge, 22 Orange Grove Road, Singapore 258350

Come join our networking night and be entertained by the Harvard Krokodiloes, Harvard's oldest and finest A cappella singing group. From Cambridge to Cape Town to Carnegie Hall, the Harvard Kroks have delighted audiences worldwide with their unique blend of acappella harmony and humor. The Kroks present a polished, professional product, fine tuned in the course of performing over 200 concerts every year. In addition to more than 100 concerts that the group performs stateside during the school year, during winter and summer breaks for the past 35 years, the Kroks have embarked on world tours. The Kroks have spread their musical goodwill to over 100 countries and performed for royalty, presidents, famous people and ambassadors in all corners of the globe. Having celebrated its 70th anniversary this past year, the Kroks have also recorded over 30 albums and performed in the finest concert halls across the world including the Lincoln Center, the Kennedy Center and the Sydney Opera House.

Cost: $30

RSVP: https://hcsharvardkroks.peatix.com/

Contact: events@harvardclub.sg

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DUAL Drinks - Hosted by Dartmouth & Princeton

Thursday, 19 Jul, 2018 19:00 - 22:00
Barnacles, 70 Collyer Quay, Customs House

Do come down and join us for our monthly DUAL Drinks (3rd Thursday) at a venue with a great view! It will be a wonderful time to relax, catch up with old friends and meet new people! Dartmouth and Princeton will be hosting July's DUAL Drinks - come and meet their alums!

Cost: Cash Bar. Happy Hour

RSVP: Just Come! No need to RSVP!

Contact: Questions: please email Hau Yee at hauyee.ng@gmail.com

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Building Your Career

Thursday, 26 Jul, 2018 19:00 - 21:00
Microsoft Office, Level 21 Auditorium, 1 Marina Boulevard, S(018989)

This panel event is co-organized by the local alumni associations of Carnegie Mellon University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Yale. Join us for a great evening where an accomplished panel will share stories and insights on what made them successful in their respective career paths. Panel comprises: (1) Allan Lim – CEO of Alpha Biofuels and Co-Founder of Comcrop and The Living! Project; Domain: Entrepreneurship, clean energy and urban farming, (2) Hongyi Li – Deputy Director at GovTech; Domain: Government and technology, (3) Katherine Krummert – Deputy Director, Corporate Communications and Commercial Management, High Speed Rail, Land Transport Authority of Singapore; Domain: Corporate communications, transport and government

Cost: Free

RSVP: Register at the Facebook event page (Link - bit.ly/buildingyourcareer)

Contact: sarah.ong@aya.yale.edu

This event is open to the public.

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NBS Focus Point in Jakarta: Business Opportunities in Indonesia and Rest of ASEAN

Thursday, 02 Aug, 2018 19:00 - 21:00

As Asia is taking a more dominant role in the global market, NBS Focus Point will be looking beyond China and India to focus on the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) is a political and economic organisation of ten Southeast Asian countries and is the world’s fifth-largest economy. Join us to find out more about business growth opportunities in ASEAN.

Cost: Complimentary for NBS/NTU Alumni, $40 per CFA/DUAL Member, $90 per Guest

RSVP: http://web.nbs.ntu.edu.sg/alumni/eNewsletter/NBSFocusPointJakarta_201808/index.html

Contact: Adeline (adelinelim@ntu.edu.sg / 6908 1946)

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Harvard Club of Singapore National Day Dinner with DPM Teo Chee Hean, in support of the Breast Cancer Foundation.

Tuesday, 07 Aug, 2018 19:00 - 23:00
Shangri-la Hotel, 22 Orange Grove Road, Singapore 258350

The Harvard Club of Singapore cordially invites you and your family to celebrate Singapore's 53rd National Day on 7 August 2018 at the Shangri-la Hotel Singapore. We are deeply honoured to have Harvard alumnus Mr. Teo Chee Hean, Deputy Prime Minister and Coordinating Minister for National Security grace the event as Guest-of-Honour. Program: 7.00pm - Registration, 7.30pm - Dinner starts, 8.00pm - DPM Teo's address. Dinner: Full Chinese Banquet Menu; Entertainment: The Flying Dutchman & Archie and the Gang Attire: National Costume / Red and White / Smart Casual (prizes for best dressed National Day Costumes); Raffle and prizes galore! Do join us for a fun-filled and memorable National Day celebration!

Cost: Harvard Club of Singapore members: $180, others: $220. For seating at VIP tables, contact events@harvardclub.sg. The event is partly in support of the Breast Cancer Foundation (BCF).

RSVP: https://hcsdinner.peatix.com/

Contact: events@harvardclub.sg

Mr Teo Chee Hean was appointed Deputy Prime Minister on 1 April 2009. He also serves, since 21 May 2011, as Coordinating Minister for National Security. He is also Minister in charge of the Civil Service, oversees the Prime Minister’s Office Strategy Group, including the National Population and Talent Division and the National Climate Change Secretariat, and is Chairman of the National Research Foundation. He was awarded the President’s Scholarship and the Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) Scholarship in 1973. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science (First Class Honours) in Electrical Engineering and Management Science from the University of Manchester in 1976. He subsequently attained a Masters of Science degree (with distinction) in Computing Science in 1977 at the Imperial College in London, and a Masters in Public Administration at the Kennedy School of Government in Harvard University in 1986, where he was named a Littauer Fellow.

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Mindfulness: Leveraging Neuroscience for Leadership & Performance

Thursday, 23 Aug, 2018 19:00 - 21:00
INSEAD 1 Ayer Rajah Crescent Singapore 138676

Leadership is challenging, requiring not only delivery on KPIs, but also a great depth of self-awareness, self-management and understanding of interpersonal relationship dynamics. Mindfulness as part of leadership development has become very popular, but what kind of mindfulness is effective, and how does it actually work? Join us for this practical workshop where you will explore the neuroscience behind mindfulness and self-management to: Learn about your brain’s operating system. Understand how women’s and men’s brains are different. Experiment with simple techniques to gain greater awareness of limiting thoughts, emotions and behaviours to overcome roadblocks that stand in your way. Understand how to rewire your brain. Experience a hands-on mindfulness practice to start embodying new beliefs and behaviours to drive performance at work, at home, and at play.

Cost: DUAL & INSEAD Non-NAA members and a guest each: $45

RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.sg/e/mindfulness-leveraging-neuroscience-for-leadership-performance-tickets-46831739995

Contact: alumniassoc.sg@insead.edu

The event will be facilitated by Avalyn Lim, INSEAD EMBA 2014, a NeuroChangeSolutions® Consultant and coach on INSEAD’s Executive programs as well as the new MBA Personal Leadership Development Program.

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