"Architecture can effect positive change, shape minds and behaviour, and purposefully impact the everyday life of our community." Chee Huang’s vision has transformed our social spaces and enriched community life.
Seah Chee Huang
Director, DP Architects Pte Ltd
President, Singapore Institute of Architects
Master of Architecture, 2003 Read more
"Let us work closely on community ownership and sustainability, and strive towards a gracious Singapore." Ho Pin’s commitment towards community development has improved the lives of residents in the North West District.
Dr Teo Ho Pin
Mayor, North West CDC
Bachelor of Science in Building (Honours), 1985 Read more
"Every challenge is an opportunity to learn and innovate.” Living by this mantra has led Siak Ching down many paths to serve the community and country.
Chong Siak Ching
Chief Executive Officer, National Gallery Singapore
Non-Resident Ambassador to Chile
Justice of Peace
Bachelor of Science in Estate Management (Honours), 1981 Read more
“Stay authentically local and the world will come.” Through contemporary design that is proudly Singaporean, Hans Tan has put Singapore on the world map.
Assistant Professor, NUS Division of Industrial Design
Founder, Hans Tan Studio
Bachelor of Arts in Industrial Design (Honours), 2005 Read more
Where we work, study, live and play affects our well-being. SDE aims
to improve wellness at the macro and micro scales through research,
development and deployment, by collaborating across disciplines
and with external partners.
Urbanisation creates an urban climate that is hotter and more polluted,
affecting the quality of our everyday lives. Discover how measurement
campaigns are conducted to understand the impact of urban climates
on our living conditions, and the mitigation strategies that can be
Indoor Environmental Quality
Evaluating the human connection to the built environment presents
several challenges. Discover the methods SDE employs to quantify
adaptive comfort strategies, drive building performance, facilitate
human-building interaction, and collect data for personalised comfort