Official announcements from AI Singapore.

Robust AI Grand Challenge – NEW

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AI Singapore is pleased to announce the Robust AI Grand Challenge, organised in collaboration with the Future Systems and Technology Directorate, MINDEF Singapore, and DSO National Laboratories. This Grand Challenge aims to encourage the development of innovative approaches that address the vulnerabilities of AI models in Computer Vision (CV) systems for Autonomous Vehicles (AV). It…

AI for Materials Discovery Grand Challenge – NEW

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AI Singapore is pleased to announce the AI for Materials Discovery Grand Challenge, organised in collaboration with the Future Systems and Technology Directorate, MINDEF Singapore, and DSO National Laboratories. This Grand Challenge aims to encourage the development of innovative approaches that assist scientists with efficient exploration of materials to generate high-potential candidates. It supports ground-breaking…

PeekingDuck v1.3: New GUI with Segmentation and Optimised Models

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The PeekingDuck team has just released v1.3! New features include: Instance segmentation model nodes, which can be applied to use cases such as privacy masking, An image undistortion node to correct distorted images from wide-angle cameras, A nifty PeekingDuck Viewer GUI to help with demos and analysis of inference results, and Optimised TensorRT models which…

AI Singapore’s Trusted Media Challenge Winners Set to Combat Fake Media

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On 29 April 2022, AI Singapore (AISG)  announced the three winners of its Trusted Media Challenge to find the best AI solutions to combat fake media. The five-month long Challenge invited AI researchers and enthusiasts globally to build AI models that will easily detect audio-visual media that has been manipulated. The Challenge aims to help…

PeekingDuck V1.2 – A Major Update!

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The PeekingDuck team is excited to share our latest v1.2 release! Our model zoo has been expanded with new object tracking, crowd counting, object detection, and pose estimation model nodes. We have also revamped our documentation by making information easier to find, and adding tutorials to guide users. Useful nodes such as for aggregating statistics…

Helping Singapore businesses to leverage graph database capabilities for AI/ML

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AI Singapore (AISG) is looking to boost Singapore’s artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) capabilities with the use of graph technology, which enhances analytics by finding unknown relationships in data that are not being identified by traditional means. Laurence Liew, director for AI Innovation at AISG, noted that while traditional relational databases will still…

A Collaboration To Build Graph Database Capabilities in AI and Machine Learning Applications

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TigerGraph and AI Singapore (AISG) have announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to promote Machine Learning (ML) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) industry enablement activities through AISG’s programmes in Singapore. TigerGraph will offer the world’s first distributed native graph database training and certification to AISG’s engineers and apprentices and jointly develop industry best…

SG-NLP is Launched!

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Bridging NLP research and industry in Singapore The boundaries of Natural Language Processing (NLP) are constantly being pushed by researchers. However, the code for each new model is usually written in a different style and structure. Industry and NLP practitioners usually have to spend time converting the codebase into a more consistent and maintainable style. …

AISG Launches “Prize Challenge” to Curate Ideas and AI Models to Combat Fake Media

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The “Trusted Media Challenge” is a five-month long competition aimed at attracting the AI community to design and test out AI models and solutions that will easily detect audiovisual fake media, where both video and audio modalities may be modified. The initiative – targeted at AI enthusiasts and researchers from around the world – aims…

Egypt Adopts AI Singapore’s AIAP and AI4E to Upskill Nation

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AISG and Egypt’s Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) have signed signed a cooperation agreement to implement in Egypt two of AISG’s premier talent development programmes in AI, the AI Apprenticeship Programme (AIAP)® and AI for Everyone (AI4E)®. This collaboration will help Egypt in its strategy to launch capacity-building programmes to propel the country’s…

AISG Partners with Google Cloud to Advance Singapore’s AI ecosystem

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AISG has partnered with Google Cloud to advance the adoption of AI and Machine Learning (ML) across industries in Singapore. This collaboration will have AI Singapore’s award-winning AI Apprenticeship Programme (AIAP)®, 100 Experiments (100E) and Makerspace programmes leverage Google Cloud AI and Machine Learning to solve real-world business problems with AI. “Our partnership with Google…