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Defeating Diabetes: A Conversation with Dean Schillinger, MD

Conversation  -  Dean Schillinger

Dr Dean Schillinger proposes a whole-of-society battle plan for combating one of the most pervasive health issues in modern society.

Public Value through Private Partnerships: The Grab Story

Article  -  Zafrul Hashim

A five-year-old technology platform is harnessing public, corporate and individual partnerships to transform urban Southeast Asia.

Promoting Active Ageing through Virtual & Augmented Reality

Opinion  -  Jung Younbo

A Nanyang Technological University team is developing simulation tools to help seniors learn important skills at their own pace.

Humanising Technology for Older Adults

Opinion  -  Tan Tai Kiat

Technology can be of profound benefit to seniors and their supporters—but it has to be adaptable to individual needs and contexts to be truly useful.

Regulating Digital Technology: Real World Challenges and Opportunities

Conversation  -  Shameek Kundu, David Hardoon

David Hardoon from MAS and StanChart’s Shameek Kundu offer perspectives on the implications of emerging innovations, on and beyond the financial industry.

Reimagining Productive Longevity

Article  -  Kok Ping Soon

By increasing seniors’ productive capacity, strengthening the ecoysystem functional capacity and changing the social narrative, we can turn ageing from a societal liability to a productive asset for the nation.

The Future of Heartland Living

Article  -  Cheong Koon Hean

Innovations in hardware and heartware shape the design of Singapore’s next-generation residential towns.

Co-creating the Rail Corridor's Future

Article  -  Tan See Nin

Broad hands-on community engagement has led the design and planning process for a significant stretch of former railway land.

Growing a Biophilic City in a Garden

Article  -  Kenneth Er

The greening of Singapore is the outcome of decades of commitment, sound planning, and strong community partnerships.

Lifelong Learning and Ageing: Evidence From Singapore

Article  -  Sheng Yee Zher, Johnny Sung, Chia Ying

While age and educational background are key factors influencing our ability to learn, a recent study suggests that enabling technologies and learning methods can help seniors to go further.