Filtered by: Department of Information Systems & Analytics

We have a winner!

20 May 2016 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Student , News Media

 

Information Systems student Jacob Tan emerged as one of the winners in both categories of Best Apps and Best Apps from a SAP Partner in the 2016 Fiori app development competition.

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Singapore’s startup ecosystem: Have we arrived?

06 May 2016 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Faculty , News Media

 

Professor Francis Yeoh of the Department of Information Systems lays out how the dramatic and visible changes of Singapore's entrepreneurial landscape over the last decade, particularly in the last five years, came about.

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Fintech entrepreneur goes for dividend stocks

01 May 2016 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Alum , News Media

 

Information systems alumnus Shanison Lin quit his first job at financial portal ShareInvestor and started his own financial tech company InvestingNote in 2014, just five years graduation. Last May, the company raised $400,000 from investors and the National Research Foundation. He shares his investment insights.

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A start-up opportunity beckons – school will have to wait

06 April 2016 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Faculty , News Media

 

Professor Francis Yeoh examines the merits of putting school on hold to start companies in Singapore.

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NUS computing courses on par with law, medicine and business studies

12 March 2016 Department of Computer Science , Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Faculty , News Media

 

Once shunned by top students, computing degrees are now finding favour, with applicants being attracted by better job prospects and working in technology firms. Higher demand for courses offered by the National University of Singapore's School of Computing pushed up the grades of students it accepted last year, putting it on a par with other competitive courses like law, medicine and business.

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DBS Bank, A*STAR’s I2R and NUS join forces to develop analytic talent

27 November 2015 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Student , News Media

 

DBS Bank, A*STAR’s Institute for Infocomm Research (I2R) and the National University of Singapore (NUS) have formed a three-year partnership whereby NUS students will have the opportunity to work on real banking challenges with data analytics experts from I2R and professionals at DBS at the DBS-I2R laboratory established in 2014.

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Second year Information Systems students win Best Innovation Award at InnoServe 2015

13 November 2015 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Student

 

13 November 2015 – Second year Information Systems students Ron Teo De-Zhao and Yang Jing recently won the Best Innovation (Asia Pacific) prize at Taiwan’s 2015 International ICT Innovative Services (InnoServe) Contest, for their summer project ATHENA.

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NUS Computing students win big at 2015 Money 20/20 Hackathon

30 October 2015 Department of Computer Science , Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Student

 

30 October 2015 – A team of five NUS students won one of the top five prizes of US$20,000, as well as the top Blockchain sponsored prize of US$5,000 in Bitcoin, at the 2015 Money 20/20 Hackathon, in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, in late October.

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EC student wins New York Super Heroes vs Master Hackers hackathon

21 October 2015 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Student

 

21 October 2015 – Fourth year Electronic Commerce student Choo Yan Sheng and his teammates won first place at the Super Heroes vs Master Hackers hackathon in New York City, USA, early this month. Yan Sheng, who is in the NUS Overseas College (NOC) New York programme, teamed up with fellow NOC students from Business School, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Yale-NUS, as well as a Business School alumnus.

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Four IS students win inaugural SIA App Challenge

15 October 2015 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Student

 

15 October 2015 – Information Systems third year student, Lin Baoyu, and fourth year students, Lee Yuan Guang, Loi Liang Yang and Jason Sim Meng Kiat, collectively known as Team EnthuSIAst, won the inaugural Singapore Airlines (SIA) App Challenge that was held between 3 to 10 October 2015.

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A/P Jack Jiang elected chair of AIS SIGHCI

15 July 2015 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Faculty

 

15 July 2015 – Associate Professor Jack Jiang Zhenhui has been elected as the new chair of the Association for Information Systems’ (AIS) Special Interest Group on Human Computer Interaction SIGHCI (SIGHCI).

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A/P Kaushik Dutta Wins Outstanding Library Science Article for 2014

14 July 2015 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Faculty

14 July 2015 – Associate Professor Kaushik Dutta has been named one of the winners of IGI Global’s Seventh Annual Excellence in Research Journal Awards.

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IS student Jacob Tan wins The Fiori Challenge

09 July 2015 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Student

 

9 July 2015 – Early last month, third year IS student Jacob Tan Jia Wen became one of only three people worldwide to win the SAP Fiori UX Design and Build Challenge 2015.

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IS PhD Student wins Best Presentation at U21 Graduate Research Conference

29 June 2015 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Student

 

29 June 2015 – Earlier this month, Prasanta Bhattacharya won one of three Best Presentation awards at the Universitas 21 Graduate Research Conference in Shanghai, China, for his talk on the use of computational approaches to study human behaviour from big data.

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Breaking New Ground in MOOCs

12 June 2015 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Student , News Media

 

Information Systems student Jacob Tan, who is an intern at Blue Ocean Systems, a Singapore-based SAP partner, shares that he sees the latest Fiori Massive Open Online Courses as the next logical step in his SAP HANA platform education.

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Measuring mobile-app audiences

22 May 2015 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Faculty , News Media

 

In a contribution for TODAY’s Science section, Associate Professor Anindya Datte from the Department of Information Systems writes that he and a group of scientists at NUS launched Mobilewalla, a media technology start-up venture. They invented an entirely new class of big-data techniques to measure app audiences. With this method, they are able to find mobile applications that have a high likelihood of possessing similar audience characteristics.

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When CCTV cameras work together as one

15 May 2015 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Faculty , News Media

 

In a contribution for TODAY’s Science section, Professor Mohan kankanhalli from the Department of Information Systems writes that he and a group of scientists at NUS launched Mobilewalla, a media technology start-up venture and invented an entirely new class of big-data techniques to measure app audiences. With this method, they are able to find mobile applications that have a high likelihood of possessing similar audience characteristics.

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An ever-present, ever-patient English tutor

08 May 2015 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Faculty , News Media

 

In a contribution for TODAY’s Science section, Professor Ng Hwee Tou from the Department of Computer Science writes that he and his team have developed an automatic grammar checker for the English language that can help learners of English improve their grammar at their own pace.

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Alumni win BattleHack Singapore with ‘Smart’ Medicine Jars

21 April 2015 Department of Computer Science , Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Student

 

21 April 2015 – A team of four NUS alumni beat 37 other teams at BattleHack Singapore with Jarvis, a medication supply management app that they developed during the 24-hour hackathon in late March.

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Four First Year NUS Computing Students Win The Great Nabu Challenge

08 April 2015 Department of Computer Science , Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Student

 

8 April 2015 – First year NUS Computing students Ronald Kan Wai Leong (Information Systems), Tan Boon Jun (Information Systems), Nicholas Ooi Hsien Loong (Electronic Commerce) and Goh Yuan Tat (Computer Science) are the first place winners of The Great Nabu Challege,

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