NUS Computing - Tags /news/tags/50 Wed, 18 Oct 2017 11:10:46 +0800 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb comlimsi@nus.edu.sg (NUS) Finding Treasure in 'Trash' - These S'poreans Are Making Us Finish Up Extra Food With Discounts /?id=2166:2017-treatsure-kenneth-ham /?id=2166:2017-treatsure-kenneth-ham Computer Science alumnus Kenneth Ham co-founded Treatsure, Singapore's first reservation platform for surplus food. The app shares discounts on surplus food by various F&B outlets, reducing the amount of food waste.

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Finding Treasure in 'Trash' - These S'poreans Are Making Us Finish Up Extra Food With Discounts Tue, 17 Oct 2017 08:05:00 +0800
'Proptech' takes buildings beyond bricks and mortar /?id=2158:2017-proptech-takes-buildings-beyond-brick-and-mortar /?id=2158:2017-proptech-takes-buildings-beyond-brick-and-mortar Rresh graduate Peter Widjaja set up Hubble, a proptech startup, with his friends while studying Information Systems at the National University of Singapore. Revenue hit a "seven-figure" amount last year and the company has seen the number of clients increase from six last year to 15 by the middle of this year.

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'Proptech' takes buildings beyond bricks and mortar Tue, 03 Oct 2017 08:05:00 +0800
Singaporean start-up Doctorbell enhances patient care using digital health /?id=2139:2017doctorbell /?id=2139:2017doctorbell Digital health start-up Doctorbell has started a collaboration with the Singapore General Hospital Accident & Emergency (A&E) to develop interventional patient engagement systems to reduce costly readmissions. Doctorbell was founded by NUS Computing Alumni Patrick Poh, Ming Xiang Tham and Nicholas Chewin mid 2016, and is a full-fledged patient engagement system that enhances patient education, healthcare provider productivity, and facilitates patient-doctor communication.

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Singaporean start-up Doctorbell enhances patient care using digital health Wed, 13 Sep 2017 09:05:00 +0800
NUS Computing receives NUS Giving Top Achievement Award /?id=2134:2017nusgivingaward /?id=2134:2017nusgivingaward 11 September 2017 – NUS Computing received the Top Achievement Award for having the most number of graduates participating in the recent Commencement Class Giving 2017 campaign.

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NUS Computing receives NUS Giving Top Achievement Award Mon, 11 Sep 2017 12:28:00 +0800
A flair for tech and business /?id=2130:2017limguohong /?id=2130:2017limguohong Lim Guo Hong, a recent Information Systems graduate, founded a globally successful start-up that was acquired for close to $1.6 million, all before he graduated from university. The online car-rental start-up, RC9, was set up by Guo Hong in his undergraduate days and was used in more than 7,300 locations across 150 countries.

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A flair for tech and business Tue, 11 Jul 2017 09:05:00 +0800
NUS Computing alumni part of winning team at AirAsia hackathon /?id=1985:2017-nus-computing-alumni-part-of-winning-team-at-airasia-hackathon /?id=1985:2017-nus-computing-alumni-part-of-winning-team-at-airasia-hackathon  

29 March 2017 – Team Aviato, a group of five NUS and NTU alumni, won the Airvolution hackathon organized by budget carrier AirAsia.

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NUS Computing alumni part of winning team at AirAsia hackathon Wed, 29 Mar 2017 08:56:00 +0800
InvestingNote, a social network for investors by investors /?id=1968:2017-investingnote-a-social-network-for-investors-by-investors /?id=1968:2017-investingnote-a-social-network-for-investors-by-investors  Founded by Information Systems alumnus Shanison Lin, InvestingNote is a platform that allows users to keep their own e-journals for their investments.

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InvestingNote, a social network for investors by investors Sat, 18 Mar 2017 12:05:00 +0800
Real-life Dream Coders of Singapore /?id=1925:2017-real-life-dream-coders-of-singapore-nm /?id=1925:2017-real-life-dream-coders-of-singapore-nm Information Systems graduate Lester Chan is the Head of Engineering at Tech in Asia. He is in charge of the engineering team that develops product features and manages server infrastructure.

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Real-life Dream Coders of Singapore Thu, 02 Mar 2017 12:05:00 +0800
Taking the path less travelled, to make a real difference /?id=1924:2017-taking-the-path-less-travelled-to-make-a-real-difference-nm /?id=1924:2017-taking-the-path-less-travelled-to-make-a-real-difference-nm Computer Engineering alumnus Mohan Belani is the chief executive officer and co-founder of e27.co, an online platform which serves as an intermediary matching entrepreneurs, investors, and people looking for work in an innovation-led environment. What inspired him to create his own start-up was his year-long experience working at a new e-commerce outfit in Silicon Valley as part of NUS's Overseas Colleges (NOC) programme.

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Taking the path less travelled, to make a real difference Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:05:00 +0800
Overseas internships open doors for aspiring entrepreneurs /?id=1896:2017overseas-internships-open-doors-for-aspiring-entrepreneursnm /?id=1896:2017overseas-internships-open-doors-for-aspiring-entrepreneursnm To Computer Engineering alumnus Liu Tianwei, an internship at Silicon Valley in the United States — when he was still an undergraduate at the National University of Singapore (NUS) — proved to be an event that defined the course of his career. The stint laid the foundation for him to start his own company — online peer-to-peer payments start-up Xfers.

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Overseas internships open doors for aspiring entrepreneurs Thu, 09 Feb 2017 16:05:00 +0800