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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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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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