32 Carpenter Street, Singapore 059911
32 Carpenter St Singapore 059911
Talk Data to Me: Why and How to Break into Data Science
Presented by SGInnovate
At this event, we host thought-leaders from the Singapore data community to discuss the possibilities of career paths in the Data Science world. They’ll cover how today’s wealth of data drives business and product decisions across industries ranging from journalism to programming, and share their visions for the future and how you can jump into this exciting area.
- Oliver Wood - Consultant, Data Science & Analytics, Xpand Group
- Kyle Chung - Senior Data Scientist at Carousell , Carousell
- Arbind Lochan - Head of Marketing Analytics- APACx, Uber
- Jocelyn Ong - Marketing Data Analyst, LinkedIn
- Check-in & Networking 6:30 - 7:00 pm
- Panel/Lighting Talks 7:00 - 7:45 pm
- Q&A and Networking 7:45 - 8:30 pm
Learn how you can leverage data in your role — no matter the industry. Our expert panel will cover real-world scenarios in which data has driven business success, discuss how data can be a powerful weapon for problem-solving, and share their insights on exciting career opportunities in data.
Blockchain Evening: Creating Sharing Economy Marketplaces
Origin Protocol is building the infrastructure for a new, decentralized, sharing economy. The San Francisco based company is creating a set of protocols that allow developers and businesses to build decentralized marketplaces on the blockchain, with a focus on the sharing economy. The company has just released their live decentralized application and numerous projects have committed to developing applications on the platform.
Government Care and the AI Revolution on Human Capital
As AI becomes the new general purpose tool like electricity and internet, governments and nations are investing billions of dollars into the technology. Some countries are regulating it while others adopt a wait-and-see approach. How would AI affect society, and what should government bodies do and take into consideration in order to maximise the benefits while minimising the risks and societal costs of a global adoption of AI?
AI in Focus: Uncovering the Hype and Hubris
Join IAG Firemark, SGInnovate and our expert panellists as we explore the key trends and counter trends in the history of AI hype-cycles; delve into the limitations of Machine Learning; and examine what breakthroughs and enablers are needed to surpass these limitations. Finally, we share our views on the future of AI and what this means for investors, corporates and start-ups alike.
Ethereum Meetup: Vuulr
Vuulr is a digital supply chain and marketplace for the 240 billion film & TV content industry built on the Ethereum Blockchain. It is an end-to-end solution that removes many of the existing frictions in the industry that slows the content acquisition process in today's quick-paced demands. We aim to shorten that process from the current 3 to 6 months to a mere 24 hours.
Dear Future Founders
The world has difficult challenges that can be tackled with deep tech – Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, Medtech, Space Tech, etc. In recent years, Singapore’s deep tech ecosystem has been fast growing, with venture-catalysts, talent, corporate and government partners working with scientists and researchers to build companies.
Change the World: Building A Sustainable Future by Bricks and Blocks
SGInnovate’s Change The World series returns on 7 May, with a focus on sustainable development and a special spotlight on Denmark’s story. Join us for an insightful morning as our speakers from The LEGO Group, Positive Energy Community and H.E. Ambassador Dorte Bech Vizard, on how technology could help build a sustainable future, by bricks and blocks.
Learning from Experienced Angels in South East Asia
Join us at a panel sharing by the most experienced angels in South East Asia. Between them, they boast of 70 investments over the past 40 years. Openly at the panel, they will share what they have learnt in their angel investment journeys, what strategies worked for them, how they evaluate and value startups, what they look for in the founders. Not forgetting, how they manage founders post investments. These are veteran angels who know why and HOW angels could best help startups. Come join us and learn the best practices!
Talk Data To Me: Healthcare Innovation
At this event, we host thought-leaders from the healthcare community to discuss the possibilities that data brings to life. They’ll cover how today’s wealth of data drives business and product decisions across industries ranging from journalism to programming, and share their visions for the future. Why It Matters: According to a Forbes article, “2017 will be the year big data goes mainstream … whether gathering data on the front end or making big decisions in the C-Suite, every single person in your organization must buy into the value [data] analytics brings”. Data is everywhere, and it affects not only how we run our businesses, but how we live as individuals. Understanding the ways you can leverage data in your personal and professional life can help you find key insights, make smarter decisions, and elevate your career.
Morning Pitch Singapore: Mobility
Morning Pitch is a pitching platform hosted by Deloitte Tohmatsu Venture Support. This platform helps start-ups form business alliances and partnerships with large corporations, corporate venture capital and venture capital firms. The focus on this Morning Pitch on 11 May 2018 is Mobility.
Artificial Intelligence: Research Strength and Ecosystem in Alberta, Canada
Canada has emerged as a leader in global artificial intelligence (AI development, and the Alberta Machine Intelligence Institute (AMII) at University of Alberta (UAlberta) is one of the three AI superclusters in Canada. UAlberta's game and AI development are world-renown. AlphaGo, developed by the team at Google DeepMind, was led by AMII Ph.D. David Silver and AMII Postdoctoral Fellow Aja Huang. And "game research" has always been a driver of innovation, and provides a technical base for other major applications in more generalized problems. AMII has application impact in the areas of Precision Health and Legal Informatics as well.
Google Next Billion Users (NBU): Product Design Lessons from UX
User Experience Design is often thought about as the last mile in the product development process. In the past few years, Google has launched several products that are relevant to users who are coming online for the very first time. While building these products, Google learnt that User Experience (UX) is not just a designer's job. With successful collaboration with business development, marketing, engineering and product management teams we have integrated designing thing deep into our product development cycle. This session will focus on what it means for products team to be design-driven with some examples and success stories.
NVIDIA Deep Learning Institute Fundamentals Workshop for Computer Vision
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.
Singapore Session: Collaboration for Innovation
In celebration of the France-Singapore Year of Innovation, a signature Singapore Session conference will be held in conjunction with VivaTech in Paris, to share our Singapore's innovation story as an AI and deep tech hub in Asia, and to deepen collaboration and foster partnerships with entrepreneurs, researchers and academics, investors, corporates and governments between French and Singapore innovation ecosystems.