The inaugural SEA² Conference was held from 14 Aug to 16 Aug 2014 at Nanyang Girls’ High School, with. H.E. Ong Keng Yong, High Commissioner to Malaysia and former Secretary-General of ASEAN, as the Guest of Honour and Keynote Speaker of the seminar held on 15 Aug. The seminar topic was on the ASEAN Community.
The Department of Southeast Asian Studies, NUS, was the conference partner, and helmed the forum segment on ASEAN connectedness and the general knowledge quiz on SE Asian history, cultures and developments.
The students participants from nine different schools from six different countries – Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam – work collaboratively on inter-school and inter-nation project work, quiz and experiential learning activities. Strong friendship was forged in the three days of intensive working and learning together.
- THEME People and Places – National Identity & Global Connectedness
- DATE 15-17 August 2014
- VENUE Nanyang Girls’ High School, Singapore