R&D

MESTECC minister Yeo Bee Yin visits MIMOS
MESTECC minister makes first visit to MIMOS to better understand its workings.
DataRobot to invest US$11mil to boost Singapore’s AI game
US-based company to set up regional HQ and second R&D centre in Singapore.
China’s Yitu to establish R&D Hub in Singapore
Singapore will be the gateway for the AI pioneer to expand to the rest of the world.
Grab hires former Silicon Valley entrepreneur as new CTO
Theo Vassilakis, a former Silicon Valley entrepreneur, joins Grab as its third CTO in four years, bringing with him expertise in developing large-scale machine learning systems.
Master of Data
Fusionex International Founder & CEO, Ivan Teh shares his thoughts on BDA and how companies can emerge winners.
CIOs in SEA must balance high expectations with moderate budget increases: Gartner
They face a challenging environment in 2017 because of a significant increase in organisational revenue expectations and an overall lack of skills in all areas.
Week in Review: Indonesia’s digital ambitions gets huge fillip from Grab
With its US$700mil investment into Indonesia over the next four years, Grab goes from pesky startup out to beat local champion Go-Jek, to major foreign investor.
Digerati50: Airlifting the entrepreneur ecosystem
The dynamic Dr Mohd Irwan Serigar Abdullah sits at the apex of enabling policy and funding for entrepreneurship in Malaysia.  
Stop flogging a dead horse, urges MTDC chief
MTDC CEO Norhalim Yunus urges for closer university-industry collaboration. Best option for companies, especially SMEs to move up value chain.
Week in Review: E-commerce not the panacea for Indonesia’s economic upliftment
Indonesia’s focus on e-commerce to uplift its underpriviledged is off the mark, says Karamjit Singh, who argues that getting the education system right is key.
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