Speaker Yah-Leng Yu(Singapore)
Yah-Leng is the Founding Creative Director/Principal of Foreign Policy Design Group, a design and innovation consultancy based out of the tropical island of Singapore. She also co-created the official museum store Gallery & Co at the National Gallery Singapore. Yah-Leng was formally trained at the Art Institute of Boston before moving to New York City where her creative career blossomed. In 2007, she moved back to her hometown of Singapore where she co-founded Foreign Policy Design Group. Her works have been also recognized and honored by prestigious awards, accolades and publications. Yah-Leng is the current President of The Design Society Singapore and she had sat on the advisory board of the Temasek School of Design Singapore. She has also often been invited to speak and judge at festivals, conferences and institutions globally. Yah-Leng was named one of The Disrupters and Industry Leaders in 2017 and 2018 respectively on The Tatler 300 List by Singapore Tatler. She has recently been inducted as a AGI(Alliance Graphique Internationale) member.