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A Tripartite Collaboration to Support Blockchain Development for Institutional Use

28 July 2023 Faculty , Research , News Media , Press Release , FinTech


28 Jul 2023 — The advent of financial technology or fintech has significantly transformed the way we manage money, make transactions, and access financial services. Digital assets, including cryptocurrencies and blockchain-based tokens, have emerged as an essential component of the fintech ecosystem.

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A Tripartite Collaboration to Support Blockchain Development for Institutional Use

28 July 2023 Faculty , Research , News Media , Press Release , FinTech

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Northern Trust, NUS School of Computing and NUS Asian Institute of Digital Finance Join Forces to Support Blockchain Development for Institutional Use

11 July 2023 Teaching , News Media


Northern Trust (Nasdaq: NTRS), the National University of Singapore’s School of Computing (NUS Computing) and Asian Institute of Digital Finance (NUS AIDF) today announced a series of research and industry development initiatives that will advance efforts to define the future of blockchain for institutional investors.

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Singapore Vision Day 2023

30 May 2023 CSNEWS Department of Computer Science , Research , News Media , Algorithms & Theory , Artificial Intelligence


30 May 2023 — Held in conjunction with NUS Computing’s 25th Anniversary, the inaugural Singapore Vision Day 2023 welcomed for the first time in Singapore over 170 computer vision researchers in academia and the industry to foster an exchange of research ideas and build a community of experts in computer vision. It was also an opportunity for computing students to get exposure to industry participants and to engage companies that plan to incorporate computer vision in their future R&D plans.

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A Success Story in Blockchain Innovation and Interoperability

29 May 2023 News Media , Database , Digital Transformation, Platforms & Innovation , FinTech


29 May 2023 - Singapore Blockchain Innovation Programme (SBIP), hosted by the National University of Singapore (NUS) School of Computing, and InterOpera have successfully completed a nine-month Proof of Concept (PoC) with InterOpera to develop a model of interoperability for regulated capital markets, to tackle cross-chain connectivity while automating regulatory requirements in capital markets. This potentially optimises existing capital market transactions by lowering operational costs, increasing market liquidity, and creating new investment options.

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NUS and Wuxi Economic Development District collaborate to advance tech innovations

15 May 2023 News Media , Press Release , Media


15 May 2023 — The National University of Singapore (NUS) Business School and School of Computing (NUS Computing) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Wuxi Economic Development District (WEDD) on 5 May 2023, to advance collaboration in research and development (R&D), and talent cultivation in Big Data, Business Analytics, and Artificial Intelligence.

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National University of Singapore’s Multi-disciplinary Master’s Programs to Equip Learners with Skills for Industry 4.0

19 March 2023 Teaching , News Media


Offered by NUS’ School of Computing, the Master of Computing programme helps learners develop their IT skills through four well-curated specializations and a general track, for non-computing students who wish to embark on an accelerated conversion to the computing field.

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Huawei-NUS Innovation Challenge seeks the best business analytics ideas for S$10,000

02 February 2023 Teaching , News Media

“This makes way for more knowledge sharing and collaboration amongst students from different educational institutions, which could lead to greater achievements,” said Associate Professor James Pang, Co-Director of the NUS Business Analytics Centre (NUS BAC), one of the main organisers of the event.

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Work Talk Podcast: Singapore’s rise as a tech city and what it means for Singaporeans

05 December 2022 Teaching , News Media


Host Krist Boo discusses Singapore’s rise as a global tech city in Work Talk, a podcast to help you work smarter, think deeper and get ahead in your work life.  Joining her in this episode are Mr Anshul Jain, managing director for Southeast Asia and India with Cushman & Wakefield, Ms Yean Cheong, executive director of SGTech, and three computing students from the National University of Singapore, Mr Davidson Chua, Mr Lin Jiayong and Mr Jirapat Jirasevijinda. 

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National Agencies Tackle Cyber Threats at Inaugural Cyber Defence Exercise; DIS and CSA Sign Joint Operations Agreement for Cyber Cooperation

16 November 2022 Teaching , News Media


The Digital and Intelligence Service (DIS) organised the inaugural Critical Infrastructure Defence Exercise (CIDeX) from 15 to 16 November at the National University of Singapore (NUS) School of Computing.

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One card to rule them all: This S’pore startup is unifying the payment process for EV charging

27 September 2022 Teaching , News Media


Kristoffer Jacek Soh first met Terence Tan when they were both serving the army during National Service (NS). Whenever they had free time in the camp, the two of them would read technical documents on payment systems, applications and database development.

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Best Universities for Blockchain 2022: National University of Singapore

26 September 2022 Teaching , News Media


For working professionals, NUS's Advanced Computing for Executives School offers an online executive education class on blockchain, crypto and distributed ledgers that counts toward achieving a certificate in emerging and disruptive technologies.

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NUS Computing, in Collaboration with All Digital Future, Launches Digital Transformation Leaders Programme to Facilitate Companies’ Holistic Transformation

05 September 2022 Teaching , News Media


The Advanced Computing for Executives (ACE) centre, a continuing education and training unit under the National University of Singapore’s School of Computing (NUS Computing), and All Digital Future LLP have partnered to launch a new Digital Transformation Leaders Programme (NUS DTLP).

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Graduates remain cautiously upbeat as career fairs return in full force

29 August 2022 Teaching , News Media


The School of Computing at the National University of Singapore (NUS) got the ball rolling on Aug 16 and 17, with 1,000 or so students and 66 employers attending the first full-scale career fair at the faculty in three years.

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NUS School of Computing to get new dean

15 August 2022 Teaching , News Media


Professor Tan Kian Lee, 57, will take over from Professor Mohan Kankanhalli as dean from January next year. Prof Tan was head of the NUS computer science department from 2014 to 2020. His research focuses on issues related to managing and analysing big data, or complex data sets. He was a recipient of the NUS Outstanding University Researcher Award in 1998 and a co-recipient of Singapore's President Science Award in 2011.

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How I created Sumiko Tan's deepfake overnight

10 August 2022 Teaching , News Media


Homemade deepfakes are more common than ever as tools to create them have become more powerful and more readily available. The Straits Times attempted to create one to see just how easy it would be.

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Klaytn Spearheads World's Largest Blockchain Research Center Program in Collaboration with Top-Ranking Universities KAIST and NUS

08 August 2022 Teaching , News Media


Klaytn, the leading Layer-1 blockchain in Asia, has announced its selection of Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) and the National University of Singapore (NUS) to host and operate its Blockchain Research Center (BRC) Program.

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Through overseas internships, NUS students get real-world experience to bolster entrepreneurial ambitions

05 August 2022 Teaching , News Media


As a frequent online shopper on e-commerce site Taobao, Lin Huai An found he could get good prices on items like keyboards and K-pop photo cards. However, his friends could not enjoy the bargains since Taobao is published only in Chinese.

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10% rebate on NUS master's course fees, with extra 5% off for NUS graduates

20 July 2022 Teaching , News Media


People keen to pursue a master's degree will pay 10 per cent less for certain courses at the National University of Singapore (NUS) from next year. This will apply to all courses whose fees are not already subsidised by the Government, numbering about 70, with an additional 5 per cent discount for NUS graduates, said the university on Tuesday (July 19).

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Mongolian NUS undergraduate meets PM Oyun-Erdene at MOU signing

08 July 2022 Department of Computer Science , Student , News Media


Singaporeans are active and hardworking, and they are why the Republic is great and modern, said 19-year-old Nyamdavaa Amar, a first-year Mongolian student at the National University of Singapore's (NUS) School of Computing.

On Friday (July 8), he shared his impression of the country with Mongolian Prime Minister Oyun-Erdene Luvsannamsrai who was in NUS as part of his official visit to Singapore from Wednesday to Saturday.

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