Professor Chen Charng Ning was the founding Dean of the School of Civil & Structural Engineering (now known as the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering) and the former Deputy President of NTU. In addition, he served as chairman of BCA from 1999 to 2001 and Santarli Construction from 2001 to 2019. Professor Chen passed away on 30 November 2019.
The Professor Chen Charng Ning Distinguished Lecture is established in recognition of his outstanding contributions to the Singapore higher education, engineering professions and industries. Funds and Donations collected will go the Professor Chen Charng Ning Scholarship Fund and the Professor Chen Charng Ning Bursary Fund.
Co-organised by the School of Civil & Environmental Engineering (CEE) and NTU CEE Alumni Association (NCEEA), the Professor Chen Charng Ning Distinguished Lecture (PCCNDL) is established in recognition of Professor Chen's outstanding contributions.
Keynote Speaker: Mr Teo Chee Hean,
Senior Minister & Coordinating Minister for National Security
Alumni Speaker: Er Dr Lee Bee Wah
Former Member of Parliament for Nee Soon GRC