Irene C L Ng

I am Dasein: Be-findlichkeit, Verstehen, Rede

Privacy matters even to those who are prepared to give it up

Last Christmas, hubby gave me Alexa (Amazon echo) as a present. While I enjoyed playing with it, hubby often remarked that I didn’t look like I was as tickled with … Continue reading

February 4, 2017 · Leave a comment

The knowledge base for designing complex systems

This was a guest article for servsig and originally appearedĀ as a blogpost here. My research lies in the understanding and design of complex service systems, which come in many forms. … Continue reading

January 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

My weight loss programme

Since I’ve been asked by so many of my friends, I’ll blog my weight loss regime here. First, I have to say that this might not work for everyone. I … Continue reading

January 23, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Moral dilemma of Managing Trump

So we are now in a Trumpian era. I do identify with this. In the late eighties and early nineties, I worked for a man who was similar. He was … Continue reading

January 20, 2017 · Leave a comment

2016: academia, startups and invention

Academic life isn’t usually very fast paced. We write papers. We apply for grants to do interesting work. We do supervisions with doctoral students, we travel sometimes to deliver speeches, … Continue reading

January 4, 2017 · Leave a comment

Remembering Khai Sheang, My PhD Supervisor

Yesterday, I was informed that an old friend, my mentor, my PhD supervisor, Khai Sheang Lee died in his sleep. I’ve been busy and ill the last few days but … Continue reading

December 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Markets to redesign

Recently a friend came by and we talked about academic life and what we want to achieve so I thought I’ll blog about it. There are 3 markets I wish … Continue reading

December 2, 2016 · 1 Comment