More and more companies are looking for talent on a global level to power the digital transformation and employees are seeing the value and freedom of the digital nomad/remote work lifestyle. In this discussion we'll dive into practices of operating in different countries with teams of people working both remotely and in the office.
Blockchain—the technology that underpins bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies—has the potential to remake important aspects of the energy industry. The emergence of blockchain introduces a new measure of uncertainty at a time when the industry is changing rapidly due to renewable and distributed energy, energy efficiency, energy storage, and digitization. Given their potential to streamline transactions and cut costs, blockchain could help to remove pain points and friction throughout the power value chain.
AI for Earth has one simple but huge ambition – to fundamentally transform the way one monitors, models and manages Earth’s natural resources using AI. At the same time, deep learning innovations and breakthrough are happening both in academia and industry at a breathtaking pace. By leveraging these AI innovations, and breakthroughs, many AI for Earth grantees have been using AI to solve many of earth’s toughest challenges - ranging from precision agriculture, precision conservation to understanding and protecting biodiversity, and more.
NexGen is a participative open innovation event that brings together leading companies, start-ups and aspiring students internationally to imagine the future together. Started in 2014 in Japan, this is the 2nd year that NexGen will be held in Singapore. Under the theme of "Smart Community", this year Tokyo Electric and Power Company (TEPCO) new technology arm TEPCO Ventures, and BC Technology Laboratory (BCTL) from Japan will present their challenge around energy infrastructure and blockchain for social good. Unique start-ups such as EntameCoin of Avex, Politics-Tech blockchain platform PoliPoli as well as motivated students from Japan, US and Singapore, together with the audience (i.e. YOU!) will then partiicipate in an interactive session and jointly innovate together.
SGInnovate partners with NVIDIA Deep Learning Institute (DLI) to offer hands-on training to developers, data scientists, and researchers looking to solve real world problems with deep learning across diverse industries such as self-driving cars, healthcare, online services and robotics.
Aghack presents an opportunity for Singapore startups to access the Australian market and showcase their capabilities in building globally-relevant products at a regional level. SGInnovate is collaborating with the Ministry of Data (MoD) to facilitate and evaluate proposals from members of the Singapore startup community.
Topics: Data Science / Data Analytics
At Comet, a select group of talent like yourself would be able to connect with Singapore’s forefront deep tech companies over one evening through a series of “speed-dating” conversations. Through these interactions, you could potentially find your next impactful role with companies in areas of AI, MedTech, robotics, energy and mobility solutions.
With the world continuously on the move for innovation and growth, it causes the emergence of new markets. Just how do we keep up with the pace of rising global markets? Join us in a fireside chat as we discuss the exciting possibilities of emerging markets, and startup landscapes around the world.
At this 5th edition, we will focus on Tech, Trust and Safety for NBU Markets. In NBU markets, users often face unique "cultural" challenges when it comes to access, content, community, privacy and safety. Discover why as we share insights from our team’s work in our NBU markets. Learn about the opportunities we have to create gender equitable, safer products, content programs, and marketing initiatives.
This is a hands-on event - please come with laptops. We will be programming. At the end of the session, you should have working code.
It may be hard to believe, but with the amount of information available in the world today, that one of the biggest challenges angels worldwide face still lies in understanding and navigating the world of legalities of a contract when investing in a startup. As such, many angels face a myriad of issues and obstacles down the road, which could have been prevented with proper education and guidance.