Past Events
02 June 2022

WISE Lecture Series:

“Women in Sustainability and the Built Environment”

Guest of Honour:

Minister Desmond Lee

Date – 02nd June 2022
Time – 12:00pm – 2:00pm
Venue – Singapore Management University

Since COP26 in particular, there has been much buzz on the #sustainability front. With the building industry known to generate at least 40% of global C02 emissions, ESG transition is at the forefront of strategy for real estate leaders. In conjunction with World Environment Day, come find out from our panel of experts on what the buzz is all about, what is happening to address some of the concerns, and what you need to know to keep up in the space.


We’re privileged to have Minister Desmond Lee join us as our Guest of Honour! Watch this space as we release the names of our amazing lineup of panelists over the next ten days.

24 March 2022

International Women’s Day

“Fireside Chat”

Date – 24th March 2022
Time – 5:00pm
Venue – SMU Auditorium

Join us for our International Women’s Day Fireside Chat with Jacqueline Poh to learn about EDB’s #sustainability efforts across industries in Singapore, #greenjobs of the future and women’s role in the #greeneconomy.

27 Jan 2022

WISE Lecture Series:

“SUSTAINABILITY 101 – Let’s Start with the Basics”

Date – 27th Jan 2022
Time – 4:00pm
Venue – SMU Campus

Confused by the overwhelming literature and jargon on sustainability? Looking for an easier and simpler way to navigate the rapidly evolving and unfamiliar sustainability landscape?


If so, pls join us as WISE embarks on our 1st event in our “Education Series” that aims to provide the root fundamentals for understanding this complex subject.


This 2 hour session will be led by PwC Singapore’s head of sustainability Eu-Lin Fang and Singapore Management University’s Prof. David Glenn Fernandez and Prof Rajiv Lall.

18 Nov 2021

WISE Launch Event:

“Launch of Women in Sustainability & Environment (WISE)”

Date – 18th Nov 2021
Time – 5 to 6 pm
Venue – Mochtar Riady Auditorium at SMU

The launch will include a panel discussion on “Fem-Fluence and Sustainability”.

Panelists include"

Jaclyn Seow, Head of ESG and Impact, Openspace Ventures;
Nichol Ng, Co-founder and CEO, FoodXervices;
Eu-Lin Fang, Sustainability and Climate Change Practice Leader, PwC;
Gwyneth Fries, Expert Senior Manager, Sustainability, Bain & Company;
Moderated by Debra Soon, Group Head, Marketing and Communications of Aviva SingLife.