Malaysia Gets First AI for Accessibility Hackathon
The hackathon saw teams of IT professionals, university students and young developers working side-by-side with universities, organisations, start-ups and NPOs to tackle more than 23 different problem statements, identifying opportunities to use AI to build a more inclusive and accessible world.
Melbourne Hailed as Australia’s Most Innovative City
The Innovation Cities Global Index rates the cities according to 162 indicators, which include start-up economy, mobility, sustainability, neighbourhoods and technology.
Digital Tech, Key to Expanding Financial Services in the Asian Region
Financial technology can provide solutions to the variety of financial exclusion causes such as remote location and lack of required identification or collateral.
Malaysia’s Gaming Hub Goals Boosted
New studio will provide art, animation services to a Japanese multinational electronics conglomerate corporation’s global exclusive game titles, creating more opportunities for the local and regional games industry.
New Zealand Funds Innovative Space Tech Projects
The funding will support six recipients in partnering with international space organisations in to develop space-related technologies, accessing valuable data and support.
Record Growth in Vietnamese IT Industry
Vietnam is one of the most attractive investment markets in the region across several sectors, but the IT industry and its digital economy are the most promising.
PolyU and JITRI to Collaborate on Tech Research
The parties collaborate on basic research in a number of disciplines including biomedical science and engineering, pharmaceutics and medicines environmental science, and high-end manufacturing and equipment.
South Australia Boosts Security with New IT System
iSAFE will provide access to sensitive and important information, related to offenders, across all relevant law enforcement agencies throughout South Australia and across the country.