As well as:
- Contribute to the promotion and application of research results;
- Develop scientific information;
- Support research training;
- Participate in the analysis of the national and international scientific climate and its potential for evolution in order to develop a national policy.
CNRS has been a source of intellectual inspiration for several leading researchers worldwide. 21 Nobel prize laureates and 12 Fields Medal winners have worked in CNRS joint research units; 360 researchers have obtained an ERC (European Research Council) grant. Over 31,600 people contribute to the advancement of scientific knowledge at CNRS.
CNRS is represented in Southeast Asia by its regional office based in Singapore.
Thales is a global technology leader for the Aerospace, Transport, Defence and Security markets. With 62,000 employees in 56 countries, Thales reported sales of €14billion in 2015. With 22,000 engineers and researchers, Thales has a unique capability to design and deploy equipement, systems and services to meet the most complex security requirements. its exceptional international footprint allows it to work closely with its customers all over the world.
NTU provides a high-quality global education to more than 33,500 undergraduate and postgraduate students. The student body includes top scholars and international olympiad medallists from the region and beyond. Hailing from more than 70 countries, the university's 3,300-strong teaching and research staff bring dynamic international perspectives and years of solid industry experience.