NUS Computing - News Media NUS Computing, School of Computing, National University of Singapore, NUS, Singapore Universities /news/news-media 2017-09-22T11:00:16+08:00 NUS comlimsi@nus.edu.sg Joomla! - Open Source Content Management Grants promote cybersecurity research 2017-09-15T10:04:00+08:00 2017-09-15T10:04:00+08:00 /news/news-media/2143-2017cybersecurityresearchgrants comwsyc comlimsi@nus.edu.sg <p style="text-align: justify;">15 cybersecurity projects, four of which involve NUS Computing researchers, were recently awarded more than $16 million in grants. These grants aim to spur research in cyber tools and technologies to strengthen Singapore's defence against rising global cyber threats. Associate Professor Liang Zhengkai and Professor Abhik Roychoudhury's work, as well as Professor Ooi Beng Chin and Assistant Professor Wang Wei's project, were awarded the National Cybersecurity R&amp;D Programme grant. Associate Professor Chang Ee-Chien and Associate Professor Liang Zhengkai's research, together with Dr Ng See Kiong's project, were awarded the Singapore Cybersecurity Consortium grant.&nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: justify;">15 cybersecurity projects, four of which involve NUS Computing researchers, were recently awarded more than $16 million in grants. These grants aim to spur research in cyber tools and technologies to strengthen Singapore's defence against rising global cyber threats. Associate Professor Liang Zhengkai and Professor Abhik Roychoudhury's work, as well as Professor Ooi Beng Chin and Assistant Professor Wang Wei's project, were awarded the National Cybersecurity R&amp;D Programme grant. Associate Professor Chang Ee-Chien and Associate Professor Liang Zhengkai's research, together with Dr Ng See Kiong's project, were awarded the Singapore Cybersecurity Consortium grant.&nbsp;</p> Apprenticeship degree scheme a big draw 2017-09-15T10:04:00+08:00 2017-09-15T10:04:00+08:00 /news/news-media/2141-2017apprenticeshipdegree comwsyc comlimsi@nus.edu.sg <p style="text-align: justify;">A new scheme modeled after German and Swiss apprenticeship models has seen keen interest from university students. NUS is piloting the Cooperative Education Programme, which places students on 18 month internships. It will kick off with students in the business analytics and information security programmes, who start internships next May.</p> <p style="text-align: justify;">A new scheme modeled after German and Swiss apprenticeship models has seen keen interest from university students. NUS is piloting the Cooperative Education Programme, which places students on 18 month internships. It will kick off with students in the business analytics and information security programmes, who start internships next May.</p> The small data challenge for big business 2017-09-15T10:04:00+08:00 2017-09-15T10:04:00+08:00 /news/news-media/2142-2017keithcartercommentary comwsyc comlimsi@nus.edu.sg <p style="text-align: justify;">Associate Professor Keith Carter from NUS School of Computing explains why Big Data is essential for business survival in today's data driven world. He also suggests how companies can stay relevant, using Big Data, and not lose out to e-commerce giants like Amazon and Alibaba.</p> <p style="text-align: justify;">Associate Professor Keith Carter from NUS School of Computing explains why Big Data is essential for business survival in today's data driven world. He also suggests how companies can stay relevant, using Big Data, and not lose out to e-commerce giants like Amazon and Alibaba.</p>