Press Releases



World AI Leaders from Dell Technologies, Rolls-Royce and Kryon, among others, discuss AI Strategies in Singapore
Retail News Asia, 05 Aug 2019

300+ top industry leaders from the AI community came together to share their insights on how AI is transcending as a core enabling technology that can power multiple sectors.

OCBC Bank co-designs programme to groom 200 data scientists and analysts
Human Resources, 09 Jul 2019

The programme was unveiled during OCBC Bank’s two-day Future Smart Learning Festival on 8-9 July themed Future Smart, Future Workforce. Held at the OCBC Campus, the event is expected to be attended by more than 2,000 employees across the OCBC Group. At the launch of this year’s learning festival, Group CEO Samuel Tsien interacted with Nadine, the humanoid social robot.

Nadine, el robot que muy pronto estará presente en residencias del mundo entero, 09 Jun 2019

"La finalidad de este proyecto es llegar a casa y que haya un robot que no sólo sea capaz de socializar sino que también ayude en tareas domésticas", afirma a 65Ymás la directora del Instituto para la Innovación de la Universidad Tecnológica de Nanyang (Singapur), Nadia Magnenat Thalmann. Esta frase, puesta en boca de otra persona, podría ser calificada como demasiado aventurada o propia de un capítulo de Black Mirror pero, dicha por Thalmann, adquiere una dimensión diferente ya que se trata de una de las expertas más competentes a nivel mundial en "robótica social".

Wir Menschen brauchen Hilfe von Robotern
Salzburger Nachrichten, 10 Apr 2019

Nadia Thalmann, eine der weltweit führenden Expertinnen für Robotik, schildert, wieso wir vor Robotern keine Angst haben müssen.

Commentary: Countries are not responding well to automation
Channel NewsAsia, 28 Jan 2019

The 21st century will see increased disruptions to once-stable work life, due to technological progress and the continuing liberalisation of global capital and production.

Meet the trailblazing humanoid robots in AIA Singapore's customer service centres
Singapore Business Review​, 22 Jan 2019

Nadine’s four-month internship is a pilot between AIA Singapore and NTU Singapore to explore the use of social robots in Singapore’s insurance industry. It aims to bolster the AI knowledge database through deep learning and gather data on how the public interacts with a robot.