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March 2021

Why the future of VC investment will be more about ‘venture building’ than equity share

2021-03-03T10:34:51+00:00

Article by Shawn Tan as featured in Global Banking & Finance Review We all know that historically the VC industry has been based on the belief that if one portfolio company goes bust, it doesn’t really matter. The bigger bet is that another portfolio company’s breakout success will override the

Why the future of VC investment will be more about ‘venture building’ than equity share2021-03-03T10:34:51+00:00

February 2021

Skymind Announces First AI Investments as Part of $800 Fund

2021-03-05T06:23:51+00:00

Skymind has announced its first cohort of investments from its $800 million AI fund. Skymind has invested in six startups that are leveraging AI to improve the performance of different industries and sectors across the globe. Skymind is an open-source enterprise deep-learning software company and AI ecosystem builder. Over 1000 companies are reportedly using

Skymind Announces First AI Investments as Part of $800 Fund2021-03-05T06:23:51+00:00

#TECH: BUILDING AI ECOSYSTEM IN ISKANDAR PUTERI

2021-03-03T08:19:38+00:00

ISKANDAR PUTERI: Skymind, a developer of artificial intelligence (AI) technology, plans to bring its global experience and change the landscape of cities in Malaysia by developing Skymind Innovation City here. According to the company, the Skymind Innovation City's primary focus is to boost the economic and living standards of a city using AI innovation

#TECH: BUILDING AI ECOSYSTEM IN ISKANDAR PUTERI2021-03-03T08:19:38+00:00

January 2021

Skymind’s three ways to improve ethical outcomes of AI driven banking solutions

2021-03-03T10:41:40+00:00

Artificial Intelligence is one of the most popular fintech sectors at the moment. With a plethora of potential that even banks and financial institutions are tapping into, AI solutions are dominating the technology world. Shawn Tan is CEO of Skymind, an open-source enterprise deep-learning software firm and an AI ecosystem builder that enables companies and organisations

Skymind’s three ways to improve ethical outcomes of AI driven banking solutions2021-03-03T10:41:40+00:00

December 2020

#TECH: Powering smart cities with AI

2021-03-03T11:04:58+00:00

AI is expected to be one of the driving technologies for smart cities. The current pandemic has forced cities across the globe to change, becoming more competitive, productive and smart. Artificial intelligence (AI) is expected to be one of the driving technologies for smart cities. As countries around the world plan for their smart

#TECH: Powering smart cities with AI2021-03-03T11:04:58+00:00

November 2020

The Future of AI: What 2021 Holds

2020-12-02T12:30:26+00:00

It would be wonderful if 2021 held the promise of a thinking robot like Wall-E or Eva that could fix the car, replace the washing machine parts and sort out the bins. But it doesn’t. What it does hold, however, are incremental innovations in artificial intelligence (AI) that are set to make tweaks of change

The Future of AI: What 2021 Holds2020-12-02T12:30:26+00:00

October 2020

Leveraging AI to create a Smart Nation

2020-10-31T05:05:57+00:00

From the desk of Shawn Tan, CEO, SkymindCITIES are like beacons of hope: positioned as focal points for business and investment opportunities, offering the promise of  prosperity, greater access to quality education and a high standard of modern living to their populace.Between now and 2025,  McKinsey estimates that the world’s top 100 cities will account

Leveraging AI to create a Smart Nation2020-10-31T05:05:57+00:00

How banks can securely implement and deploy open source

2020-10-31T00:19:15+00:00

(Image credit: Image source: Shutterstock/Imilian) Poor deployment of open source software is leading to unnecessary data risks and operational costs. It was in 1967 that we saw the first step towards banking automation, with the inaugural installation of an ATM in the UK. Five decades later, we welcomed the launch of open banking in the

How banks can securely implement and deploy open source2020-10-31T00:19:15+00:00

AI could be the key to tackling COVID-19

2020-10-30T03:14:41+00:00

Maddyness recently interviewed Shawn Tan, CEO, Skymind Global Ventures to understand why he believes AI could be an essential tool and the key to tackling the COVID-19 Pandemic.Shawn highlights that artificial intelligence (AI) and data analytics solutions are playing a critical role in managing the impact of COVID-19 and shaping our response to the pandemic.

AI could be the key to tackling COVID-192020-10-30T03:14:41+00:00

Gender inclusion in the world AI innovation can improve ethical outcomes in banking

2020-11-12T02:06:08+00:00

The lack of diversity in AI will have a major impact on how the global population engages in the digital future.  Shawn Tan, CEO of AI ecosystem builder Skymind, discusses the challenges and opportunities to attract more women into the industry.  If artificial intelligence is to reach its full potential in revolutionising financial services, we need to diversify the

Gender inclusion in the world AI innovation can improve ethical outcomes in banking2020-11-12T02:06:08+00:00