Complementing Data Sciences & Analytics Manpower Development
IDA is piloting a Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC) training on Coursera’s Data Sciences specialisation track from Johns Hopkins University. Application is now open and the pilot programme starts in August 2014.
To build Singapore-based tech companies and talent
IDA is placing greater emphasis on encouraging a culture of creating and building. The culture will encourage Singaporeans and Singapore-based technology companies to experiment, collaborate and build new and innovative products and solutions that would address real world challenges locally and globally.
Open up more opportunities for Singapore-based technology companies
One of IDA’s priorities is to build the technology industry through assisting the growth of our young and promising Singapore-based technology companies. Through the Accreditation@IDA, these companies can gain visibility and the chance to win greater project opportunities from buyers from large enterprises and the Government.
Boosting SMEs’ productivity & growth through technology
SMEs can start benefitting from the IPG programme from Q3 2014. The programme seeks to accelerate adoption of ICT solutions among SMEs and to boost their productivity and growth. For more information, you may send your queries to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Enabling high-speed connectivity for businesses
ICT for Productivity and Growth (IPG) Programme, announced during Budget 2014, includes a Fibre Ready Scheme (FRS). This scheme provides a subsidy of up to 80% of the cost of new in-building infrastructure for building owners and managers in order to facilitate access to fibre services for non-residential subscribers. Find out how to to participate in the Fibre Ready Scheme now.
Easier Access to All Wireless@SG Hotspots
When a new automatic login feature kicks in from April 1, Wireless@SG users can easily configure their supported mobile devices by following the connection guide here.
NFC Services are Now a Snap to Adopt
Near Field Communication payment and services for mobile phone subscribers can now be adopted as it is available through all three mobile operators in Singapore. NFC is a flexible tool that can be used for many personal and commercial functions. Learn about how NFC-enabled mobile phones can help you do more.