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Stories by SGInnovate

Blockchain’s Big Innovation: Trust

Blockchain boils down to establishing trust among disparate parties, our blockchain newbie learned at SGInnovate’s Blockchain Research and Industry Introduction Workshop.

Getting The Most Out Of Data

Relying on ‘greedy’ algorithms may net short-term gains but investing in machine learning and decision optimization will boost a company’s efficiency over the long haul, said IBM experts.

Helping AI Embrace Empathy

Artificial intelligence is already a part of our everyday lives, but for it to truly make a difference it needs to understand human emotions, says Live with AI founder Pierre Robinet.

Going Deep: 5 Reasons To Attend SGInnovate’s Deep Tech Summit

More than just a networking event, Deep Tech Summit 2018 will provoke meaningful discussion about the impact of technology on society.

Taking Energy Exponential

Blockchain-based frameworks are the first step towards the unification of fragmented energy markets, said Energy Web Foundation chair Ewald Hesse.

Re-Imagining The Doctor’s Black Bag

While HealthTech startups face a long, difficult journey from bench to bedside, those that succeed stand to make a real dent in global health problems.

Personalisation For Your Palate

If online retailers can tailor their offerings to the individual, so can the F&B industry, say the co-founders of TabSquare.

When Deep Tech Helps Doctors See Clearer

With AI and cloud computing making medical imaging more accurate and intuitive, we are closer to Star Trek's tricorder than you might expect.

Three Invaluable Lessons For Building Healthcare AI

The human body is far more complicated than a game of Go, so healthcare AI solutions need to bring in expert knowledge early on.