Panel Discussion: Critical Thinking in a Changing World

Panel Discussion: Critical Thinking in a Changing World

Date & Time

Date 24 March
Time 18:15 - 20:30
Place Command House, UBS Business University Asia Pacific
Event type


The Embassy of Switzerland, the ETH Zurich, its Alumni chapter in Singapore and the Swiss Business Association cordially invite you to a panel discussion on Critical Thinking in a Changing World. ETH Zurich Rector, Prof. Sarah Springman, will deliver a speech on how ETH is promoting critical thinking and how to keep up with evolving trends.

Critical Thinking is an essential competency to succeed in increasingly complex jobs and a key competency for future innovators driving future economies. How can we teach children, students and employees to develop a critical mind without becoming skeptics? How do we tackle gender differences that might matter for critical thinking?

Prof. Sarah Springman, Rector, ETH Zurich
Prof. Beatrice Weder Di Mauro, Professor of Economics, Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz and Visiting Professor, INSEAD Singapore
Prof. Sim Boon Yee Jasmine, Associate Professor, Curriculum, Teaching and Learning, National Institute of Education Singapore

6.15pm: Registrations
6.30pm: Speech & Panel discussion
7.30pm: Cocktail reception
8.30pm: End of the event

When? Friday, 24th March 2017 / 6.30pm – 8.30pm
Where? Command House, UBS Business University Asia Pacific, 17 Kheam Hock Rd, Singapore 298791
 Dress code: Business casual
Free Admission but registration is necessary
Please RSVP by March 21st 2017 to

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