SGI Insights #1: Singapore Celebrates its 50th Birthday Director's Welcome: HSG in Singapore Prof. Dr. Stefan Morkoetter (Managing Director, SGI-HSG) shares his views on the University of St.Gallen's history in Singapore, the growing popularity of mutual exchanges between St.Gallen and Singapore, and the future plans for the St.Gallen Institute of Management in Asia in years to come. He also speaks about the St. Gallen Symposium's success in capturing the attention of top policymakers in Singapore. read more Singapore: The Litte Sampan that Could The metaphor of Singapore as a sampan, a small Chinese fishing boat, illustrates the challenges Singapore faced in its journey to statehood. Adopting an export-oriented industrialisation strategy, and relying on talent as its only natural resource, Singapore managed to chart its journey from Third World to First within fifty years. However, it continues to face population challenges, rising inequality, and pressures for political change. What does the future hold for Singapore? read more News 11 June 2015: SGI Open House for HSG Alumni 20-24 April 2015: Visiting Executive Programme in Insurance Management 14 April 2015: OPEX Roadshow 6 April 2015: MBA-HSG Business Study Mission to Singapore 30 March to 8 April 2015 Asia Compact 16-20 March 2015: Renewable Energy Management 7 March 2015:Swiss Education Fair 3 February 2015: Visit of Federal Councillor Ms. Eveline Widmer-Schlumpf 24-28 January 2015: Visiting Executive Study Mission in Marketing Upcoming Events Executive Education 24 October - 1 November 2015: Marketing & Sales Executive Programme Teaching 10 August - 13 December 2015: Asia Term: Flagship Exchange Programme at Bachelor's Level 26 October - 5 November 2015: Asia Compact in Aviation (Master's Level) 2-6 November 2015: Asia Compact in Corporate and Business Development in Southeast Asia (Master's Level) HSG Alumni Singapore 9 July 2015: Monthly after-work gatherings of HSG Alumni in Singapore. The gatherings take place every second Thursday of the month.