9 Oct 2023

Rethinking Hybrid Work Design: Insights from Ethnography (Ethos, 11.10.2023)

Eileen Wong and Thijs Willems discussed the reconfiguration of the public service sector in adapting to hybrid work arrangements post-pandemic. Specifically, they looked into the potential of organizational ethnography as a lens to make better sense of this issue. [...]

5 Oct 2023

New book chapter by Rashed Bhuyan, Belinda Yuen and Darren Ho

Contested Active Mobility Infrastructure: Diversity of Uses and Experiences of Walkable Neighbourhoods in Singapore. In P R Messinger and K […]

2 Oct 2023

New book by Belinda Yuen, Francine Chan, Xin Yang and Kelly Lim

Smart Sustainability Transformation Playbook [...]

2 Oct 2023

21 Sep 2023

Media Interview on “34km of new cycling paths to be built in Jurong West, Bukit Batok, Clementi, Queenstown” (CNA, 11.09.2023)

Channel NewsAsia reported that 34km of new cycling paths will be built in the Western part of Singapore. The segment showed an interview with LKYCIC’s Dr Samuel Chng. [...]

9 Sep 2023

Congratulations to the Class of 2023 and Welcome the Class of 2024!

On 9 September 2023, we officially graduated our fifth cohort of Master’s in Urban Science, Planning and Policy graduates. We are […]

5 Sep 2023

New journal by Li Yunjing (Jennifer)

Coexisting or coworking? The reconfigured office spaces in two emerging global cities. Journal of Urban Affairs. https://doi.org/10.1080/07352166.2023.2242531 [...]

4 Sep 2023

Media Interview on “Human Footprint-The Urban Jungle” (PBS, 02.08.2023)

PBS (Public Broadcasting) produced a six-part series called the ‘Human Footprint’, hosted by Princeton evolutionary biologist Shane Campbell-Staton to explore how human activity impacts the planet. Episode 5 featured a segment on Singapore and was aired in USA on 2 Aug 2023. Prof Cheong Koon Hean was interviewed on how Singapore embraced biophilic design, and its success in balancing housing and development with greening and biodiversity. The architect of Kampong Admiralty, Pearl Chee, was also featured. [...]

1 Sep 2023

Courtesy call by Ambassador-designate to Turkey, Her Excellency Kok Li Peng

LKYCIC was delighted to host the Ambassador-designate to Turkey, Her Excellency Kok Li Peng on 17 Aug 2023.

31 Aug 2023

Staff Achievement: Dr Cai Yanjun

LKYCIC is pleased to announce that Dr Cai Yanjun's paper titled Resilient Placemaking through Urban Stream Restoration in Guangzhou, China, written with Prof. Chen Zhihe from Sun Yat-sen University won the Best Paper Award in the Lien International Conference on Good Governance, organised by Nanyang Technological University. [...]