Public talks

Public Talks

“Soy sauce and industrial food production in Singapore” as part of the event “Soy sauce across Asia: tradition taste and technology” Organized for Singapore National Heritage Board HeritageFest. 27th May 2021. https://www.facebook.com/events/1380848608955607/ 

“Denizens of the data-fied city” Talk for Singapore Research Nexus event “Smart Citizenship in and Beyond Singapore,” 12 May 2021. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6VxtJWkgsTI

“Genomics: Rewriting our health” Podcast. Trailblazers with Walter Isaacson. https://podcasts.apple.com/ca/podcast/trailblazers-with-walter-isaacson/id1212045046

“The technology of response in Asia” COVIDCalls #175 with Scott Gabriel Knowles, 24th November 2020. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O6O11_0P3jY

“Trace Together and the societal impact of citizen science” New Naratif podcast, 24th May 2020. https://newnaratif.com/podcast/tracetogether-and-the-societal-impact-of-citizen-science/

“Exhibition (de)tour: Living with our creations” NTU Centre for Contemporary Art, 5 December 2019. https://vimeo.com/502498484

“Rethinking AI: What if the future is not robotic?” Head Foundation, Singapore, 10th April, 2019. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=En569OwL_c0

“Retracing the spice road: How Southeast Asia shaped Europe’s tastes.” HistoriaSG Public Lecture, National Museum of Singapore, 22 April 2017. https://roots.sg/learn/resources/Videos/historiasg-Retracing-the-Spice-Road

“The Social Context of Serendipity” TEDxSingapore, December 2013. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=izFriGuG-gY&t=1s

Media 

(2019) Paul Biegler, “Leaps and boundaries: the rise of China as a science superpower” Sydney Morning Herald, 23 June. https://www.smh.com.au/world/asia/leaps-and-boundaries-the-rise-of-china-as-a-science-superpower-20190612-p51wt0.html

(2018) Rob Stein, “Doctors in China lead race to cure cancer by editing genes” NPR, 21 February. https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2018/02/21/585336506/doctors-in-china-lead-race-to-treat-cancer-by-editing-genes