UTM holds round table discussion to plan high-impact engineering research
The Malaysian government, the private sector and researchers gather to exchange their views on the successes and challenges faced in the early implementation of the SDGs at the national level and their integration into policies, plans, and strategies.
Australian Government invests in national Blockchain strategy
The development of a national blockchain roadmap and $100,000 of funding from the Morrison Government will help position Australia’s burgeoning blockchain industry to become a global leader. The roadmap will focus on a number of policy areas including regulation, skills and capacity building, innovation, investment, and international competitiveness and collaboration. Blockchain is a distributed ledger […]
How AI, facial recognition tech is revolutionising security in Asia
Those working in security have welcomed the shift to digital video which, combined with the ubiquity of surveillance cameras, has fundamentally changed the direction of security.
Paola to promote physical well-being for Australians
Artificial intelligence will take its first step into the healthy lifestyle sector with the pilot of Paola, a virtual assistant that will guide volunteers through a 12-week program.
Rural Innovation Lab to boost NZ digital farm opportunities
The Rural Innovation Lab will drive new thinking in the primary sector and will serve as a pilot initiative for the development of similar programmes across the country.
Thailand Post to use tech to provide rural finance options
By the second quarter this year, Thailand Post will offer withdrawal services, allowing bank customers to use their national ID cards and mobile bank applications to withdraw money at post offices.
Enhanced internet connectivity for LTO offices in the Philippines
The signing of the Contract of Agreement will provide the Land Transportation Office with a more reliable, cost-efficient, high availability, and almost zero downtime Internet connectivity for all its offices across the Philippines.
Four universities cooperate to establish the Sydney Quantum Academy
The Sydney Quantum Academy will promote an understanding about quantum computing, simulation and software for local and global companies that want to use these emergent technologies.