7 September, Singapore

Keynote Address


Aaron Maniam

Deputy Secretary (Industry & Information)

Ministry of Communications and Information


About Aaron Maniam

Mr Aaron Maniam was awarded the Singapore Public Service Commission’s Overseas Merit Scholarship in 1998, graduating in 2001 with double First Class Honours in Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE) from Somerville College, Oxford. He received a Master of Arts degree in International and Development Economics from Yale University (2002), and a Master of Public Policy (with Distinction) from Oxford’s Blavatnik School of Government (BSG) in 2014, which he attended on a Lee Kuan Yew Postgraduate Scholarship from the Singapore government. He is currently working on his PhD at the Blavatnik School, which involves a comparative study of the motivations and strategies for digital transformation of a range of governments.