Team Umalaya beat a total of 130 participants from 6 countries and 10 universities. Task was to analyse and build an AI decision-maker for cryptocurrency trading
SAS Singapore appoints Randy Goh as its new MD.
MDEC has had a busy 2016 in the area of Big Data and Analytics and aims to crown the year with the launch of its ASEAN Data Analytics Exchange or ADAX.
AirAsia said its data science unit MadCience Consulting has entered into an agreement to set up a data analytics joint venture in Asia Pacific with Edinburgh-based Big Data For Humans (Bd4h).
Temasek Polytechnic and Cloudera said they would work together to cultivate the next generation of data professionals through the Cloudera Academic Partnership (CAP) programme.
Singapore’s Smart Nation initiative received a boost with the twin announcement of a new data science institute and the signing of an MoU between Microsoft and the National University of Singapore (NUS) Corporation on data science research.
Malaysia's national ICT custodian MDeC recognises that the two main challenges the country faces in its regional BDA hub ambition are talent development and the availability of open data sets.
Data is not just sweeping across businesses and governments, but we are living digitised lives, and data is part and parcel of how we work, live and play, writes JY Pook of Tableau.
Singapore-based precision farming startup SmartAHC aims to maximise pig production with data science.
Through a partnership with US-based The Data Incubator, the KL-based Centre of Applied Data Science hopes to set the benchmark for data science education in Asia.