September 17, 2019

US Connected Car Market Sees Surge in Sales

With the advent of IoT and vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) connectivity solutions, the US connected car market is witnessing impressive growth in recent years according to a recent report by P&S Market Research.
September 17, 2019

Ten-Day Delay Alienates EDM Unsubscribers

With consumers expecting faster service than ever before, ensuring a quick organisational responsiveness to unsubscribers leaves the door open for users to re-subscribe to mailing lists at a later date.
September 17, 2019

Uber India Under Investigation for Competition Violations

The Indian Supreme Court has directed the competition watchdog to complete its investigation against Uber India Pvt Ltd for alleged anti-competitive practices within six months.
September 13, 2019

Disney Magic of Animation Debuts Art from Frozen 2

Don’t let it go. For lovers of animation, check out Walt Disney Animation Studios’ retrospective of 90 years of classic artworks at Disney: Magic of Animation, ArtScience Museum on 26 October 2019. One of the highlights includes the debut of original artworks from the highly-anticipated film, Frozen 2.
September 13, 2019

Industry 4.0 Heralds Era of Easy Customisation

SAP Head of Digital Supply Chain APJ Graham Conlon says in today’s complex digital economy, customisation is now the norm. We share the specs on what to expect from upcoming Industrial Transformation Asia Pacific 2019.
September 12, 2019

Aneesh Rajaram Plugs into Cord Never Generation

Vewd CEO Aneesh Rajaram discusses Pay TV playing catch up as demand, and competition, heats up for third-party streaming services worldwide.

RUBE GOLDBERG


September 17, 2019

US Connected Car Market Sees Surge in Sales

With the advent of IoT and vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) connectivity solutions, the US connected car market is witnessing impressive growth in recent years according to a recent report by P&S Market Research.

September 17, 2019

Uber India Under Investigation for Competition Violations

The Indian Supreme Court has directed the competition watchdog to complete its investigation against Uber India Pvt Ltd for alleged anti-competitive practices within six months.

September 13, 2019

Industry 4.0 Heralds Era of Easy Customisation

SAP Head of Digital Supply Chain APJ Graham Conlon says in today’s complex digital economy, customisation is now the norm. We share the specs on what to expect from upcoming Industrial Transformation Asia Pacific 2019.

September 11, 2019

Auto Sector Seeks GST Cut to Fuel Demand in India

India’s automotive industry’s call for lowering the goods and services tax (GST) on petrol and diesel vehicles is growing. The auto sector is witnessing a slowdown not seen in decades.

September 10, 2019

Robust Supply Chains Combats Cyber Attacks

Sophos Principal Research Scientist Chester Wisniewski discusses the findings of their recent whitepaper The Future of Cybersecurity in Asia Pacific and Japan – Culture, Efficiency, Awareness, and how gaps in supply chain management have become major pain points in mitigating cyber risks.

September 9, 2019

Global Enterprises Prefer Practical Skills Over Post-Grads

According to the Data Literacy Project survey commissioned by data and analytics firm Qlik, Job seekers with demonstrable data experience may soon be preferred over those with data science degrees.

September 9, 2019

5G a Major Innovation Accelerator Across Sectors

As the roll-out of 5G gets underway around the world, Keysight Vice President Global Marketing Donna Majcen says 5G-enabled technologies have the potential to create major global technology shifts, leading to huge potential for most industries.

September 5, 2019

Vietnam a Rising Star in Venture Capital Circles

Cento Ventures latest SE Asia Tech Investment Report 2019 shows sustained investment in tech startups with increasing diversification across geography and sectors, with Vietnam emerging as regional champion.

September 5, 2019

Telcos Worldwide a Target for Cyber Breaches

According to a recent report published by Grand View Research, Inc., the global cyber security market is anticipated to reach USD 241.1 billion by 2025. There is an increased focus on combating malware attacks in Telcos, Defence, IT, and other Government sectors.

September 3, 2019

Hyper-Specialisation and First Movers Will Win Digital Race

MuleSoft Vice President of Japan Will Bosma says the first brands to integrate their technology stack through an application network and deliver meaningful consumer experiences will take the lead in Southeast Asia markets.

September 3, 2019

Demand for Australian Super to Diversify in Europe and Asia

M&G Investments Head of Institutional Fixed Income William Nicoll says there is a growing demand from Australian superannuation funds to diversify their portfolios through increasing allocations to international markets.

August 30, 2019

Crypto Wants for Innovation, Policy and Plenty of Chutzpah

Zilliqa President and Chief Scientific Officer Amrit Kumar says cryptocurrency should neither unseat the throne of nation-states, nor signal the end of capitalism, rather, coherent policy making, support for industry innovation, and a little more courage will renew faith in the new economy.

August 29, 2019

Casual Games Drives Mobile’s Biggest Growth

Liftoff’s 2019 User Acquisition Trends & Benchmarks report points to casual games driving industry growth; dominating downloads across markets and attracting new users at unprecedented rates.

August 28, 2019

ST Integrated Engineering Seeks to Raise SGD 4 Million

Investors take note, Singapore-based ST Integrated Engineering is seeking to raise SGD 4 million to support its expansion strategy in SE Asia and the Middle East.

August 28, 2019

Good Governance – Data Integration to Data Integrity

Talend’s Senior Vice President of Sales and General Manager APAC Stu Garrow shares a few pointers on how to start executing your organisations’ data strategy to deliver trusted data at speed.




TRIBES


September 12, 2019

Aneesh Rajaram Plugs into Cord Never Generation

Vewd CEO Aneesh Rajaram discusses Pay TV playing catch up as demand, and competition, heats up for third-party streaming services worldwide.

September 10, 2019

Lan Wang on Automation Attitude and Altruism

OpenText Head of Technology Lan Wang discusses workforce readiness, as AI, automation and robotics become an increasing part of our daily lives, the creation of efficiencies in the delivery of products and services will be a key consideration in how we govern change.

August 30, 2019

Guy Baldwin on SaaS, Sales and Great Customer Service

Snowflake Inc Director Alliances Channels, APAC Guy Baldwin shares his smarts on building strategic alliances that last and why all roads lead back to customer satisfaction.

July 11, 2019

Sastra Robotics Testing Firm Finds its Niche

Ranked among the top 50 in the world in robotics testing, Sastra Robotics is making a splash in India with its human-machine interactions testing to make products markets ready. We chat with Co-Founder Akhil A on the challenges they faced as a tech start-up in a non-tech town.

July 9, 2019

Hendro Poedjono on the Rise of Veganism

FrieslandCampina Director Corporate Affairs Hendro Poedjono discusses the circular economy, shifting consumer sentiment and how the rise of veganism is impacting the dairy industry.

July 1, 2019

Vijay Arora – Marine Fuel Tech Needs Global Strategy

Indian Register of Shipping Joint Managing Director Vijay Arora shares his smarts on how the shipping industry can work together to meet the IMO sulphur limit compliance and GHG emissions strategy.

CULTURE CHOCK


September 17, 2019

Ten-Day Delay Alienates EDM Unsubscribers

With consumers expecting faster service than ever before, ensuring a quick organisational responsiveness to unsubscribers leaves the door open for users to re-subscribe to mailing lists at a later date.

September 13, 2019

Disney Magic of Animation Debuts Art from Frozen 2

Don’t let it go. For lovers of animation, check out Walt Disney Animation Studios’ retrospective of 90 years of classic artworks at Disney: Magic of Animation, ArtScience Museum on 26 October 2019. One of the highlights includes the debut of original artworks from the highly-anticipated film, Frozen 2.

September 4, 2019

Doropu Drives Bonanza in Online Reverse Auctions

With nearly 80 percent of mobile users making an online purchase using a smartphone in the past six months, we asked Doropu Founders Engthurs Ang and Png Zhe Hao why online Reverse Auction retail is the next big thing in consumer spending preferences.

September 3, 2019

Keeping Business Personal Means Repeat Business

TIBCO Senior Vice President Erich Gerber says personalising consumer interactions so customers have a great experience means they are likely to buy more, be more loyal and most importantly, tell their friends.

August 19, 2019

Bryan Cheang on the Positives of Western Colonialism

The Adam Smith Center, a pro-market, pro-competition organization hosts its Why 1819? Bicentennial Event in Stamford Raffles Singapore this August. We chat with ASC Founder Bryan Cheang on Singapore’s trade legacy and its future economic outlook at home and abroad.

August 19, 2019

Artificial Intelligence Needs More than Consensus

In pursuit of financial gain, tech companies appear to blur the lines between ethical and non-ethical use of Artificial Intelligence according to respected academics and researchers.

July 25, 2019

The Omnichannel – How to Win Friends and Influence Sales

New York Based CitiXsys CEO Kamal Karmakar discusses the perils and perks of omnichannel sales and says there’s a fine line between giving and gimmick when it comes to generating revenue and customer loyalty.

July 18, 2019

25 Leading Lights the Way for Kindness in SE Asia

Founder of Women of the Future Programme Pinky Lilani CBE DL launches the Kindness & Leadership Southeast Asia 25 Leading Lights Campaign to change the conversation around kindness in business.

July 17, 2019

Activity Based Working Expected to Rise by 2020

Global Activity Based Working Consultancy Firm Veldhoen + Company Managing Partner Iolanda Meehan says when looking at embracing new ways of working, organisations must allow enough time to assess each situation holistically for successful business transformation.

July 5, 2019

Millennial Consumers Prefer Boutique Hotels

Hospitality tech startup ZUZU Hospitality Solutions partners with Revinate to help hoteliers obtain guest feedback for free. We get the lowdown on the latest boutique hotels industry trends in APAC with ZUZU Co-Founders Vikram Malhi and Dan Lynn.

July 4, 2019

Culture is Key to Successful Digital Transformation

Global business leaders believe they can achieve 17 percent return on investment (ROI) over the next 12 months through digital transformation according to new research published by Avanade.

July 1, 2019

Executive Loneliness Impacts Performance in Asia

Executives Global Network Singapore Managing Director Nick Jonsson explores the impacts of executive loneliness for C-Suite Executives and why creating supportive networks is good for business.