3 04, 2017

Delaney Ng (Ministry of Defence (MINDEF)) – Cyber Security in MINDEF/SAF

Hear some inside stories and gain first-hand information on the realities of cyber security in the real world. [...]

23 03, 2017

Kevin Steppe (Singapore Management University) – Design: From Software to Chemistry to Curricula and Back

Follow me on a life journey of design through software, sciences and education. We will start with design lessons from early computers still relevant today. [...]

9 03, 2017

Pawel Szalachowski (ETH Zurich) – Next-generation Secure Public-Key Infrastructures

Although much progress has been made towards a more secure public key infrastructure (PKI), the proposed approaches still suffer from security vulnerabilities, inefficiency, or incremental deployment challenges. [...]

9 03, 2017

Bundit Laekhanukit (Weizmann Institute of Science) – Designing Fault-Tolerant Networks via Rounding-by-Tree-Embedding

Designing a network in a cost-effective way is a major goal in network design, which has become an important subject in combinatorial optimization and theoretical computer science. In this talk, we present algorithms that designs a cost-efficient asymmetric network that can function under failure conditions (link or node failures). [...]

16 02, 2017

Jesper Jansson (Kyoto University) – Fast Algorithms for Consensus Trees

The phylogenetic tree is a 150-year-old data structure used by scientists and scholars to describe treelike evolutionary history. [...]

16 02, 2017

Virgil Griffith (MIT) – Darkweb, Bitcoin, Ethereum and Legaltech

In this prospective faculty "get to know you" talk, I'll be showing a collection of recent work I've done in the darkweb, blockchain, and legaltech space. [...]

9 02, 2017

Michael Cheng (Singapore Power Limited) – Modern Software Practices

Beyond the buzzwords, Michael will share practical insights on how software is written in the real world. These are the processes that increase the chance of success in any IT project- and to do so in a sustainable manner. [...]

9 02, 2017

Abhijit Ray & Clitus Praveen Fernandes (Tata Consultancy Services Singapore) – Introduction to Software Engineering

Agenda: 1) Types of contracts and projects; 2) Governance Framework for successful execution; [...]

8 12, 2016

Ramkannan Avadainayagam (Accenture Digital Solution) – Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence

From picking our favourite movies to predicting global weather conditions, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) are already steadily and increasingly augmented into our everyday lives. [...]

9 11, 2016

Arseny Chernov (Dell EMC) – Compressed Introduction to Hadoop, NoSQL and SQL-on-Hadoop Technologies

In 2016, Big Data Analytics with Hadoop and NoSQL databases are assumed to finally reach their “plateau of productivity”. [...]