By Google and Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA)

Programming can be a creative activity that any kid can engage in by creating games, storyboards or just playing around with code. Therefore, Code in the Community was started in 2017 as a Google-supported initiative to bring free coding classes to 3,000 young Singaporeans from less well-to-do backgrounds. Since 2020…

By Jardine Matheson and Daimler

Hack.Asia was an inaugural 48-hour hackathon organized by the Jardine Matheson Group (Jardines) and Daimler Group (Daimler), with support from the Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB). Held at the Amazon Web Services office, the hackathon saw 36 finalist teams comprising student entrepreneurs and innovators working against the clock to develop…

“In life, you are either a passenger or a pilot — It’s your choice.”

As an Aerospace Engineer, I can say with much certainty that based on my experience and talking to leaders in the industry that the aviation sector is in dire need of a technological revolution, especially when travel resumes in a post-pandemic world. This is where cloud computing can be used…

By AWS, NUS, and GovTech

Build On, Singapore was jointly organized by Amazon Web Services (AWS), the Government Technology Agency (GovTech), and the National University of Singapore (NUS). This hackathon challenges students from post-secondary institutes to build solutions for real-world problems using AWS products and services.

There is a rise in the usage of personal…

By Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD), SUTD-MIT International Design Centre (IDC), and commissioned by Temasek Foundation International (TFI)

TFI — SUTD STEP Aviation Forum brought together participants from ASEAN countries, India and China. Participants were inspired and empowered through design innovation, critical thinking, and empathy workshops. On the second day of the forum, the participants had the opportunity to visit ST Aerospace to interact, hear and learn from…

Shaky — A device to transform the lives of Parkinson’s Disease patients

Parkinson’s disease affects more than 1% of the global population after the age of 65 years old and there are more than 10 million people living with the disease. Doctors have to perform physical tests and rely on journaling to monitor medication effectiveness. This method of keeping track of a…

By Google and SUTD

I had the opportunity to be a part of Google’s Computer Science Summer Institute(CSSI). Amazingly, this is the first time that Google is partnering with the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) to run its CSSI program outside of the United States of America. The CSSI program comprised three…

By Yeungnam University

The international competition brought together participants from Korea, Thailand, Japan, and Singapore. We were inspired by problems we might face in our everyday lives and applied CDIO — Conceive, Design, Implement and Operate to come up with a product using the Internet of things (IoT) to solve a problem.

The…

By The Institution of Engineers, Singapore and Science Centre Singapore

The Engineering Innovation Challenge (EIC) aims to interest, excite and enable students to understand and experience engineering. This year’s theme is “Radiation is everywhere” and teams had a choice of coming up with a product that is either a self-made ionizing radiation detector or one that incorporates an ionizing radiation…

Lee Wei Juin

< THINKER // HACKER // PROGRAMMER > I am a Hackathon Enthusiast with a passion for new and emerging technologies out there! 👨‍💻: leeweijuin.com

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