Director | School of Design | Temasek Polytechnic
Having been in the design education space for the past 25 years, Elaine witnessed how the educational landscape in Singapore has transformed. Elaine firmly believes that we are at a defining moment where design is proving to be a game-changer force across various sectors including technology, business, finance, healthcare, and hospitality. As the Director of the School of Design at Temasek Polytechnic, Elaine is a strong advocate for enabling design sensibilities, design thinking mindset and design as a culture. Elaine actively bridges the gap between academia, industry, and the community, all while building design talent and leaders for the wider economy.