Skymind targets the UK with its $800M AI investment fund

Skymind targets the UK with its $800M AI investment fund

Skymind, which bills itself as the world’s first dedicated AI ecosystem builder, is focusing on the UK with its $800 million AI investment fund. Although the fund is global, the restrictions of the C...

How AI has helped in the transportation of vaccine delivery for COVID-19

How AI has helped in the transportation of vaccine delivery for COVID-19

While driverless trucks may once have seemed like a vision from far off in the future, rapid developments in artificial intelligence and machine learning have placed us on the brink of a new automati...

Why new EU rules around artificial intelligence are vital to the development of the sector

Why new EU rules around artificial intelligence are vital to the development of the sector

**Shawn Tan, CEO of global AI ecosystem builder [Skymind](http://skymind.global), explains why the European Union’s new rules on artificial intelligence are a good thing.** European Union (EU) lawma...

Why new EU rules around artificial intelligence are vital to the development of the sector

Why new EU rules around artificial intelligence are vital to the development of the sector

**KUALA LUMPUR, April 14, 2021** — [Skymind Holdings Berhad](http://skymind.global), a global leader in Artificial Intelligence (AI), today announced the appointment of Datuk Yasmin Mahmood as its Ch...

Starting a career in AI young

Starting a career in AI young

Becoming an AI engineer at 17 is no mean feat but that is what Luqman Fairuz, [Skymind](http://skymind.global) engineering department’s youngest recruit, has achieved. Armed with A Levels qualificat...

AI: The Game changer to protect our environmental sustainability

AI: The Game changer to protect our environmental sustainability

**If you were to go back to the places you used to frequent as a child, would you be able to recognise them? Chances are, like the majority of the public, you would not. Or the places are just not th...

Skymind’s $800m AI Fund Announces First Investments

Skymind’s $800m AI Fund Announces First Investments

**[Skymind](http://skymind.global), the world’s leading open-source enterprise deep-learning software company and the first dedicated AI ecosystem builder, has recently unveiled the first cohort of i...

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

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

Article by Shawn Tan as featured in [Global Banking & Finance Review](https://www.globalbankingandfinance.com/why-the-future-of-vc-investment-will-be-more-about-venture-building-than-equity-share/) ...

Skymind Announces First AI Investments as Part of $800 Million Fund

Skymind Announces First AI Investments as Part of $800 Million Fund

[**Skymind**](https://skymind.global/) 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 performa...

#TECH: BUILDING AI ECOSYSTEM IN ISKANDAR PUTERI

#TECH: BUILDING AI ECOSYSTEM IN ISKANDAR PUTERI

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 ...

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

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

**_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 dominat...

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

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

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. Artificia...

The Future of AI: What 2021 Holds

The Future of AI: What 2021 Holds

> _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 ...

Examples of AI in our Daily Life

Examples of AI in our Daily Life

First, how well do you know about AI and the examples of AI in our daily life? Artificial Intelligence (AI) is the ability of computer-controlled machines to simulate human intelligence by thinking ...

Leveraging AI to create a Smart Nation

Leveraging AI to create a Smart Nation

CITIES 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 ...

How banks can securely implement and deploy open source

How banks can securely implement and deploy open source

> 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 install...

AI could be the key to tackling COVID-19

AI could be the key to tackling COVID-19

> 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 t...

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

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

The lack of diversity in AI will have a major impact on how the global population engages in the digital future*.*  **[_Shawn Tan, CEO_](https://skymind.global/)** *of AI ecosystem builder* [_Skymind...

‘I’LL FIND THE NEXT GOOGLE WITH MY $800M AI FUND’

‘I’LL FIND THE NEXT GOOGLE WITH MY $800M AI FUND’

In his youth, Shawn Tan was a college drop-out who loved to party. At the tender age of 18, he ditched his UCL law degree after two months and returned to Malaysia to tell his unsuspecting parents th...

Smart Malaysia through the eyes of Skymind

Smart Malaysia through the eyes of Skymind

McKinsey estimates that the world’s top 100 cities will account for 35 percent of global GDP growth between now and 2025 as the global population continues to migrate to urban living, with 68% estima...

6 Books on AI To Read in 2020

6 Books on AI To Read in 2020

A good book is hard to come by these days and with Youtube videos, AI-related contents are easily digested at the expense of your time only. Educational blogs are also a good alternative for those wh...