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NUS Computing graduates command high starting salaries in latest survey

27 February 2017 Department of Computer Science , Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Student

 

27 February 2017 - In spite of a relatively subdued economy, NUS Computing graduates continue to hold their own in the face of stiff market competition.

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Slowing economy not a blip for fresh grads in job market

23 February 2017 Department of Computer Science , Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Student , News Media

 

Graduates of NUS Computing's Computer Science and Information Systems programmes had the highest increase in starting salaries. Overall, graduates from 16 NUS courses including arts, business, computing, nursing and pharmacy, recorded improvements in their starting salaries.

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NUS Computing staff and students win multiple awards at ICIS 2016

01 February 2017 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Faculty , Student

 

1 February 2017 - Four NUS Computing faculty members received awards at the 2016 International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), which was held in Dublin, Ireland from 11 to 14 December.

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Start-up life in Silicon Valley

25 January 2017 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Student , News Media

 

Ron Teo De Zhao, a final year NUS Computing student majoring in information systems, discovered his ability to negotiate business deals with older and more experienced executives as a business development executive with a California-based startup accelerator called Plug and Play. For Business Analytics student Andre Tan, the NOC programme saw him re-affirming his passion for data science. His internship with social gaming network PlayPhone provided him with a larger data set for him to analyse.

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Prof. Tan Chuan Hoo recognised for journal review work

21 December 2016 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Faculty

 

21 December 2016 - Associate Professor Tan Chuan Hoo from the Department of Information Systems has received the 2016 Best Reviewer Award from the Journal of the Association for Information Systems (JAIS). He also received an honorable mention from the journal in 2015 in recognition of his contribution as a member of its Editorial Review Board.

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NUS Computing students exhibit their works at the 9th SoC Term Project Showcase

23 November 2016 Department of Computer Science , Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Faculty , Student

 

23 November 2016 - The 9th SoC Term Project Showcase (STePS) was held at COM1-Level 2 on 11 November from 6 pm to 10 pm. The event involved some 118 students from five modules showcasing their works as well as 12 students presenting their module independent projects (MIPs) and final year projects (FYPs).

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NUS Computing donates computers to a Cambodian school

11 November 2016 Department of Computer Science , Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Faculty

 

11 November 2016 - NUS Computing donated 53 computers to a school in Cambodia in July this year. The PCs arrived in mid-August at The Methodist School of Cambodia in Phnom Penh and were set up in September, in preparation for the new academic year which began in October.

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What on earth is an API?

09 November 2016 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , News Media

 

In an article about APIs or application processing interfaces, Assistant Professor Um Sungyong of the Department of Information Systems is quoted as saying that APIs "fundamentally reduce the time and effort” for developers to scale their digital products.

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NUS Computing students win the DatadrivenSG Hackathon

26 October 2016 Department of Computer Science , Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Student

 

26 October 2016 – A team of five NUS Computing students won the DatadrivenSG Hackathon held from 21 to 23 October.

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Computer Science student wins National Infocomm Scholarship

14 October 2016 Department of Computer Science , Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Student

 

14 October 2016 - First-year Computer Science student Quek Kai Yu was presented with the National Infocomm Scholarship at the Ministry of Communications and Information (MCI) Awards Ceremony held yesterday at the Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre.

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Information Systems student wins Hack The North competition

11 October 2016 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Student

 

11 October 2016 – Final-year Information Systems student Piyush Varanjani was one of the 12 winners of the Hack The North competition, Canada’s biggest hackathon that took place from 16th to 18th September at the University of Waterloo.

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Business Analytics students win at TUNAC

23 September 2016 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Student

 

23 September 2016 - Last week, third year Business Analytics students M. Thirukkumaran, Andre Tan, Eddy Pang participated in finals of the 2016 Teradata University Network Analytics Challenge (TUNAC 2016) and won the Best Analytics and Visualisation Award.

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MSBA students win ANZ-NUS Financial Services Innovation Challenge

13 September 2016 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Student

 

13 September 2016 – New Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) students, Lyu Peijin, Xu Yuwen, Wang Yi, Wang Ji, Sylvia Liaw, Anna Ang and Chen Xiang (Team Finnovation), have won the ANZ-NUS Financial Services Innovation Challenge.

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NUS Computing students win the ANZ-NUS Financial Services Innovation Challenge

13 September 2016 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Student , News Media

 

Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) students won the ANZ-NUS Financial Services Innovation Challenge, an event which accelerates digital innovation and collaboration in the fintech ecosystem by exploring how emerging technologies – such as blockchain, cognitive analytics and APIs – can bring innovation to trade and supply chain solutions in Singapore and the Asia-Pacific region.

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Dr. Tan & Prof Teo win Annual Best Paper Meritorious Mention

16 August 2016 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Faculty , Healthcare Informatics

 

16 August 2016 – Dr. Sharon Tan, Prof Teo Hock Hai and their collaborator Dr. Tong Yu have received the AIS SIGHealth 2016 Annual Best Paper Meritorious Mention for their paper ‘The road to early success: Impact of system use in the swift response phase’.

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NUS Greyhats win invitation-only SWaT Security Showdown

10 August 2016 Department of Computer Science , Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Student

 

10 August 2016 – Members of NUS Greyhats secured first place at the SWaT Security Showdown (S3), an invitation-only contest that was held late last month with participants from local and international universities and organisations.

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'Slow' student graduates with computing degree

08 July 2016 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Student , News Media

 

Ervin Kwan, who did not fare well academic in his primary school education and took a longer academic path than most of his peers, graduated with a Bachelor of Computing in Information Systems with Honours (Merit).

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New dean on board

07 July 2016 Department of Computer Science , Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Faculty , News Media

 

NUS appointed Professor Mohan Kankanhalli as the new Dean of the School of Computing. Prof Kankanhalli took over from Professor David S Rosenblum effective 1 July 2016.

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NUS Computing welcomes new faculty members

01 July 2016 Department of Computer Science , Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Faculty

01 July 2016 – NUS Computing welcomes four new faculty members to the Department of Computer Science and one new faculty member to the Department of Information Systems.

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Backed by an idea and a killer algorithm, Chinese students launch Singapore-based start-up

17 June 2016 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Alum , News Media

 

NUS Computing alumnus Zhao Liang is a co-founder of real-time, location and algorithm based deals aggregator app Tuitui, which uses push notifications on smartphones to alert users whenever they are deals nearby.

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