November 12, 2019

Public Space Design and Eco-Friendly Development

We explore the history and relationship between long term sustainable solutions and ethical responsibilities in public space design and development.
November 12, 2019

Biopharmaceuticals Boost Due to Ageing Population Growth

The biopharmaceuticals market is increasing due to a growing aging population globally; The market was valued at USD160.4 million in 2014, and it is expected to grow with a CAGR of 9.6% during the period 2015 – 2020.
November 11, 2019

Machine Learning & AI Spikes Across Regions, Sectors

North America, Asia and Europe are neck and neck when it comes to integrating Artificial Intelligence and machine learning into operations. We take a cross regional and industry snapshot on hot spots for growth.
November 10, 2019

Typhoon Hagibis Leads to USD 10 Bil Economic Loss

Aon’s Impact Forecasting Director and Meteorologist Steve Bowen says vulnerabilities around tropical cyclones, flooding, and wildfires were again exposed during October, as the latest edition of Aon’s monthly Global Catastrophe Recap Report pegs total economic losses from Typhoon Hagibis to exceed USD 10 billion, with insured losses minimally in the billions.
November 8, 2019

Exponential Tech a Top Strategic Issue for Senior Execs

Silicon Valley Think-Tank Singularity University CEO Rob Nail discusses exponential technologies and their potential for businesses at the recent 10X Future Visioning Con in Singapore.
November 8, 2019

MOU Positions Singapore as Advanced Manufacturing Hub

Zebra Technologies signs MOU with Singapore Polytechnic for a multi-year collaboration; training students and skilled labor to support Singapore’s vision of becoming a global hub for Advanced Manufacturing.

RUBE GOLDBERG


November 12, 2019

Biopharmaceuticals Boost Due to Ageing Population Growth

The biopharmaceuticals market is increasing due to a growing aging population globally; The market was valued at USD160.4 million in 2014, and it is expected to grow with a CAGR of 9.6% during the period 2015 – 2020.

November 11, 2019

Machine Learning & AI Spikes Across Regions, Sectors

North America, Asia and Europe are neck and neck when it comes to integrating Artificial Intelligence and machine learning into operations. We take a cross regional and industry snapshot on hot spots for growth.

November 10, 2019

Typhoon Hagibis Leads to USD 10 Bil Economic Loss

Aon’s Impact Forecasting Director and Meteorologist Steve Bowen says vulnerabilities around tropical cyclones, flooding, and wildfires were again exposed during October, as the latest edition of Aon’s monthly Global Catastrophe Recap Report pegs total economic losses from Typhoon Hagibis to exceed USD 10 billion, with insured losses minimally in the billions.

November 8, 2019

Exponential Tech a Top Strategic Issue for Senior Execs

Silicon Valley Think-Tank Singularity University CEO Rob Nail discusses exponential technologies and their potential for businesses at the recent 10X Future Visioning Con in Singapore.

November 8, 2019

MOU Positions Singapore as Advanced Manufacturing Hub

Zebra Technologies signs MOU with Singapore Polytechnic for a multi-year collaboration; training students and skilled labor to support Singapore’s vision of becoming a global hub for Advanced Manufacturing.

November 6, 2019

Airport Expansions and the Greenfield Conundrum

TIBCO Software SVP EMEA & APJ Erich Gerber discusses the demand in airport expansions globally and what to do when they run out of runway.

November 5, 2019

EduSpaze Edtech Accelerator Emphasises Good Pedagogy

EduSpaze, a new regional hub for Southeast Asia’s edtech ecosystem, pledges to provide up to SGD 500,000 to early-stage edtech startups, with first cohort commencing February 2020.

November 4, 2019

Child Health Imprints IoT into Neonatal Care

Child Health Imprints Raises USD 2.4 Million in Pre-Series A Funding; it develops neonatal ICU solutions to provide real-time data and analytics, assisting clinicians in monitoring and treating at-risk newborn babies.

November 1, 2019

Rising HIV Epidemic Fuels Diagnosis Sector Growth

With the upcoming World AIDS Day on 1 December 2019, we take a look at the recent report by Prescient and Strategic Intelligence Market Research on the growing incidence of HIV/AIDS and significant healthcare expenditure on diagnosis and related activities; both of which are major contributors to the growth of the HIV diagnosis sector market.

October 25, 2019

On-Demand Economy Booms Express Delivery Market

GeoSpock CEO Richard Baker unpacks what’s driving the growth of online shopping and what it means for the express delivery market.

October 24, 2019

Location Intelligence Critical for Smart Cities Growth

As 5G, right to privacy and automation drives rapid industry change, HERE Technologies hosted a recent thought leadership panel, sharing insights on location intelligence and how it’s transforming the way we work, live and play.

October 21, 2019

Best PropTech Apps for Real Estate Investors in Asia

Ohmyhome Co-Founder Race Wong and UrbanZoom Founder Michael Cho discuss why PropTech is the future of selling and buying real estate, and Wong shares tips on up and coming areas to invest in Singapore and Malaysia.

October 18, 2019

Automation of Financial Data Makes Numbers Meaningful

BlackLine Senior Vice President, JAPAC Terry Smagh shares the four fundamentals of automation that Finance Departments need to address to make an impact on Singaporean organizations as a whole.

October 17, 2019

5G Smart Estate Trial Site Largest in South East Asia

CapitaLand partners NavInfo DataTech and TPG Telecom to set up Singapore’s largest 5G smart estate trial site at Singapore Science Park. This will be the first in Southeast Asia to use 5G enabled Cellular Vehicle-to-Everything technology to testbed smart mobility solutions in a commercial space.

October 17, 2019

Private Connectivity at the Edge to Grow by 47 PC Annually

Equinix President of Asia-Pacific Jeremy Deutsch says APAC is a fertile ground for technological development, with the proliferation of 5G, IoT, VR and AR precipitating the enormous growth of interconnection bandwidth in the region.




TRIBES


November 1, 2019

Danny Gilligan on Building a Good Data Republic

Data Republic Co-Founder and CEO Danny Gilligan shares his thoughts on robust data governance and how to motivate organisations to shift from pain avoidance to data ownership.

October 16, 2019

Finland Leads in International Property Rights Index 2019

Notable Venezuelan Macro-Economist Sary Levy-Carciente unpacks the most recent findings from the International Property Rights Index 2019, with Finland taking the lead, closely followed by the USA, with some surprise headways made by Philippines and Indonesia. Sary Levy-Carciente says the results reinforce the positive relationship between prosperity and a property rights system.

October 7, 2019

Volcanic Eruptions a Molten Issue for Insurance Industry

Emeritus Professor Russell Blong explores the possible economic impacts of just one type of a very large catastrophe – volcanic eruptions – which are frequently ignored by the insurance industry.

October 4, 2019

Wee Siew Kim Upskills Workers with Smart Partnerships

We chat with the very clever and distinguished NIPSEA Group, Group Chief Executive Officer Wee Siew Kim about Nippon Paint’s CSR activities in Asia and why lip service on corporate social responsibility no longer paints a pretty picture.

October 1, 2019

David Ross on a Brave VUCA World

For leaders, the skills and behaviours that successfully enabled them to ‘get here’, won’t be enough to ‘get them there’. Renowned VUCA Strategist David Ross unpacks an unpredictable and hostile global landscape and argues that traditional leadership styles are no longer effectual or suited to the challenges of our times.

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.

CULTURE CHOCK


November 12, 2019

Public Space Design and Eco-Friendly Development

We explore the history and relationship between long term sustainable solutions and ethical responsibilities in public space design and development.

November 6, 2019

BizDevOps Breaks Down Silos, Improves User Experience

Dynatrace Cloud Strategist APAC Myvrin Yap says when BizDevOps strategies are put in place, they have the tangible effect of breaking down disruptive silos within organisations, which consequently, enhances overall user experience.

November 4, 2019

Hackers for Hire; Harnessing Hackers for Help

HackerOne CEO Marten Mickos shares why half a million hackers are registered in hacker-powered security programs and are increasingly being embraced by banks, insurance, and public institutions.

November 1, 2019

Hacktivism, Black Hats and Cyber Civil Disobedience

DXC Asia General Manager Security and Analytics Services Abdallah Zabian, discusses romanticism, hacktivism and motivations of black hat hackers and why there is a place for ethical hackers in cyberspace.

November 1, 2019

How to Prep and Pass Aptitude Tests

UK-based Practice Aptitude Tests Managing Director Guy Thornton shares some top tips on how to prepare to pass any recruitment assessments that comes your way.

November 1, 2019

Binge-Watching on the Rise Worldwide

According to the latest report State of Online Video commissioned by Limelight Networks, while online videos have now overtaken traditional broadcast television in popularity; binge-watching is on the rise, and latency frustrations around streaming remains.

October 24, 2019

Family-first Work Policies Fare Better in Asia

According to the latest TMF Group’s latest Global Business Complexity Index for the HR and Payroll sector, Singapore’s family-friendly work policies continue to contribute significantly to the attractiveness of its business environment.

October 22, 2019

Snaphunt Makes the Shortlist for Unmanned Recruitment

Snaphunt CEO Tulika Tripathi shares why using machine learning removes human bias and leads to better recruitment outcomes.

October 10, 2019

ST Signature a First in Co-Living Luxury Hotel Concept

Katrina Group Ltd launches its first affordable luxury line of co-living hotels in Singapore, ST Signature Chinatown; the first of high-tech, co-living hotels anticipated to roll-out across APAC in 2020.

October 10, 2019

Conversational Commerce is Crucial to Travel Industry

Goodbye static sites, hello conversational commerce. LivePerson General Manager APAC Andrew Cannington makes the case for why traditional websites fail the travel industry.

October 3, 2019

Insta-Effect Incentivizes Hospitality to Make it Meaningful

Oracle Senior Vice President Japan and Asia Pacific Adrian Johnston shares how emerging tech will play a part in hospitality sector growth as APAC preps for a record high of almost 900 million international visitor arrivals by 2023; contributing to more than 42 per cent of all international air travellers by 2040.

October 2, 2019

Unpacking the WannaCry Aftershock

Sophos Senior Director ASEAN and Korea Sumit Bansal discusses the spate of cyberattacks targeting Sephora, Foodpanda and Ikea and the WannaCry fallout two years on.