Distinguished Universities Alumni League

1. Tuesday, 18 Apr, 2017 06:30pm - 09:00pm - HBS Club of Singapore: FINTECH – Is ASEAN at the tipping point of adoption 


The HBS Club of Singapore is pleased to invite you to a panel discussion on "FINTECH – Is ASEAN at the tipping point of adoption”. To discuss this topic, we have put together a diverse panel representing the key players in the Fintech ecosystem. Singapore is fast emerging as a Fintech hub and our panel will discuss which segments and applications will see most activity in 2017. The panel will be moderated by Sonny Hong (HBS MBA '01), CIO, Soho Global. As always, our discussion will be highly interactive event details are below. This event is currently only open to Harvard alumni, DUAL members and select invitees from the startup community. Drinks and light canapes will be served. Special thanks to our venue sponsor Temasek for making this event possible. 


Venue: Office of Temasek International Pte Ltd, #06-18, Tower 2, The Atrium@Orchard, 60B Orchard Road, Singapore 238891 

Cost: Free 

RSVP: The event is space limited and seats will be allocated on first come, first served basis. Please RSVP as “Other” mentioning your school affiliation through this link: https://goo.gl/nt3BCY 

Contact: Prashant Pundrik at pundrik@gmail.com 


Panelists: o Rahul Banerjee – Founder, Bondevalue Pte Ltd o Veiverne Yuen, Co-Founder & Managing Director, tryb Capital o Tan Su Shan – MD & Group Head, Consumer Banking and Wealth Management, DBS Bank o Bernard Wee – Executive Director, Monetary Authority of Singapore, Financial Markets Development and Payments & Technology Solutions o Yashesh Kampani – Financial Services Sector Leader, IBM ASEAN 



2. Wednesday, 19 Apr, 2017 07:00pm - 09:00pm - Harvard Club of Singapore presents "What will the world look like in 2035?" - join us for an interactive session to find out! 


Harvard alumnus Rahul Daswani has spent the last 2 years as a futurist at the Centre for Strategic Futures (CSF), a think-tank based in the Prime Minister's Office in Singapore. CSF explores emerging trends both globally and locally to position the Singapore government to navigate emerging strategic challenges and harness potential opportunities. Rahul will discuss CSF's recently released Driving Forces cards, which group key forces of change within our operating environment into 4 areas: Future of Technology, Future of the Economy, Future of the Global Environment and Future of Singaporean Society. The session will be interactive, and participants will discuss the relevance of various driving forces given the trends we are seeing today. 


Venue: Marina Bay Residences, 18 Marina Blvd, Singapore 018980 

Cost: $30/person, dinner, wine & champagne included 

RSVP: events@harvardclub.sg 



3. Thursday, 20 Apr, 2017 06:30pm - 08:15pm - University of Michigan Alumni Singapore presents Leaders and Best: Conversations with Wolverines "Up in the Air" - Major Nah Jinping, Republic of Singapore Air Force 


You’ve seen and heard the fighter jets soaring through the Singapore skies, but did you know that one of them is piloted by a Michigan Wolverine? Major Nah Jinping is the first and only female operational F-15 pilot in RSAF. Join us as she discusses how she got to where she is today, her experience as a woman in an elite squad of predominantly men, and what it’s really like to fly an F-15SG. Join us for high tea and networking from 6:30, enjoy the main event at 7:00 and stick around for raffle drawing of some great prizes at 8:15! Speaker bio: Nah Jinping is currently in the air plans department of the RSAF, and has been flying the F-15SG for over three years. She has over 500 hours of flight hours to date, and has trained in both Australia and the United States. 


Venue: 190 Clemenceau Avenue, #04-10 Singapore Shopping Centre 

RSVP: RSVP at http://ptix.co/2mSBxMu 

Contact: Ivy Chen (Ivysiyuchen@gmail.com

Due to space restrictions, event will be limited to the first 30 Michigan alumni and 30 non-alumni, no walk-ins please. 



4. Thursday, 20 Apr, 2017 07:00pm - 09:00pm - DUAL Drinks 


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! 


Venue: Barnacles 70 Collyer Quay, Customs House. 

Cost: Cash Bar. Happy Hour. 

RSVP: Just Come! No need to RSVP! 

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



DUAL is the Distinguished Universities Alumni League, an umbrella organization comprising members from the following 20 alumni clubs - Brown University, Columbia University, Cornell University/Cornell University Hoteliers, Dartmouth College, Harvard University, Imperial College, INSEAD, King's College London, London Business School, London School of Economics, MIT, NUS MBA, Oxbridge Society, Princeton University, Stanford University, University of California - Berkeley, University of Chicago, University of Michigan, University of Pennsylvania, and Yale University

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