Join Wolfson in South East Asia

Lion outside the Lee Seng Tee Hall, Wolfson College
22/11/2022

You are warmly invited to take part in Wolfson’s third visit to South East Asia from 29 November to 6 December 2022.

Lion outside the Lee Seng Tee Hall, Wolfson College

Join Sian Cook, Director of Networks, for our Wolfson in South East Asia events.

This is a wonderful opportunity to not only take part in a program generously facilitated by Wolfson’s community, but also to catch up with friends and to hear about the latest developments at the College. After a gap of three years since our last visit, it will be wonderful to see you again.

Programme

The dates are as follows and we request that alumni register by Friday 25 November.

National Gallery Singapore, Rooftop Studios, Tuesday 29 November, 19:00
Reception and “In Conversation” with Hon Fellow Prof Gordon Dougan (2008) FRS FMedSci and leading industry peers on “Entrepreneurship for Equitable Access to Global Health”. Guests are invited to a private tour of the collections beforehand at 18:00 and the evening is kindly supported by the National Gallery Singapore. Register here!

JEN Sin Orchard Hotel, Singapore, Wednesday 30 November, 12:00 - 14:00
Informal opportunity to talk about emerging plans for the College’s alumni, networks, and Interdisciplinary Research Hubs and the estate. Numbers limited. Register here!

Sunway University, Sunway City, Sunday 4 December, 14:00 – 17:00
Wolfson Alumni Reception hosted by Prof Elizabeth Lee (1984), CEO of Sunway Education Group. The afternoon will include a chance to share news, memories and new opportunities for fellowship and collaboration amongst Wolfson Members in Malaysia and beyond. Register here!

Getting in touch

If you are unable to attend one of the receptions, there is some availability to meet with Sian on other days, so please do contact her directly at director-networks@wolfson.cam.ac.uk

For any questions regarding the events, please email RSVP@wolfson.cam.ac.uk.

Our deepest appreciation to all those who are helping to make this visit possible.

What's on

Saptarishi by Simon Patterson

Art Exhibition: 'Simon Patterson: Out of Order'

26/11/2022 at 10.00

Visit Wolfson's latest exhibition 'Out of Order' featuring work by prominent artist Simon Patterson, open to the public, Saturday and Sundays, 10am - 5pm.

Children listening to loud music

Thinking Against Babylon, One Beat at a Time: Black Music as Radical, De-colonial Epistemology

29/11/2022 at 17.30

What is radical and de-colonial about Black music as an instrument for radical thought? 

Wolfson in Singapore

Wolfson in Singapore

29/11/2022 at 19.00

Join Sian Cook, Director of Networks, for our Wolfson in Singapore events

Musician from Cambridge University Brass Band

Music and Madeira: Festive Fun with Cambridge University Brass Band

29/11/2022 at 21.00

A recital following Formal Hall with the Cambridge University Brass Band performing seasonal music.

A poster of Wolfson Sustainability Thinking Space Research and Personal. A brain with heart and cogs in different shades of green surrounded by white text with icons showing hands and a building

Sustainability Thinking Space

30/11/2022 at 17.30

A free, interactive sustainability education and thinking space open to all Wolfson members, providing a guided space to develop your sustainability thinking, action and development.