21 January 2022 Student , Alum , News Media

Workforce management start-up StaffAny has raised US$3.4 million (S$4.6 million) in a Series A funding round led by GGV Capital, a global venture capital firm with US$9.2 billion in assets under management. Founded by a team of alumni from the National University of Singapore (NUS) and the NUS Overseas Colleges programme, StaffAny helps businesses with a blue-collar workforce to optimise their staff scheduling, time-tracking and end-of-month time sheet consolidation.

The Business Times, 20 January 2022

The Straits Times, 20 January 2022

TechCrunch, 20 January 2022



20 January 2022 Research , News Media

Passengers on Singapore Airlines (SIA) flights can look forward to more restful trips in future, should a newly created lab succeed in its research. Over the next few years, SIA and researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS) will work together to study the optimal time to wake up flight passengers for meals, among other initiatives. This could even pave the way for personalised meal times based on the individual passenger's sleep cycle.

The Straits Times, 10 January 2022

MarketScreener, 10 January 2022

Aircraft Interiors International, 13 January 2022

Travel Daily News, 20 January 2022

 

 



03 January 2022 CSMEDIA Department of Computer Science , Faculty , News Media

Mention Associate Professor Ben Leong, and many NUS students will know who he is - the resident professor who dishes out advice on NUS Whispers, a page which allows users to express their opinions, publish personal confessions, and seek advice anonymously. 

Lianhe Zaobao, 2 January 2022