The Indian Government has set aside US$ 83.4 million for a national programme to improve access to digital services and US$ 1.2 billion for its smart cities programme, Arun Jaitley, Minister of Finance, announced in his Budget 2014-2015 speech.
The Australian government will develop an online national database to ...
The Hyderabad Urban Lab, a non-profit research programme focused on using mapping technologies and data to solve urban challenges, has created a map of all 5500 government high schools in Hyderabad and Rangareddy districts.
Responding to President Barack Obama’s call to help strengthen Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics education through the ConnectED Initiative, Esri’s President Jack Dangermond announced that Esri will provide a grant to make its advanced mapping software running on cloud infrastructure provided by Amazon Web Services available for free to the more than 100,000 elementary, middle, and high schools in the United States.
The Nanyang Technological University, one of the biggest universities in Singapore with 33,500 students, has become the first higher education institution in Australasia to achieve the international ISO 20000 certification, demonstrating excellence and best practice in IT service management, CIO Tay Kheng Tiong told FutureGov.
Nanyang Technological University, one of the two largest public universities in Singapore, has cut costs by 30 per cent by leveraging an open hybrid cloud infrastructure to support the university’s 35,200 students and researchers.
The Office of the Basic Education Commission of Thailand and Microsoft Thailand have signed a memorandum of understanding that will provide 8 million students and 400,000 teachers across Thailand with access to Microsoft Office 365 for Education.
Malaysia’s Performance Management and Delivery Unit under the Prime Minister’s Department has highlighted deeper use of IT in government, education and healthcare in its 2013 Annual Report of the Economic Transformation Programme.
The University College London (UCL), one of UK’s leading and oldest multidisciplinary university, with 8,000 staff and 25,000 students, is leveraging technology to transform itself into a modern university. Dr Mike Cope, Director of Information Services at UCL, speaks with FutureGov on the University’s challenges and future plans.
The Australian Department of Veterans’ Affairs have released a new Case Formulation e-learning programme to assist clinicians prioritise multiple conditions and adopt a case formulation and treatment planning approach with their clients.
Nanyang Technological University, one of the biggest universities in Singapore with 33,500 students, has set out to cut energy and water usage, carbon footprint and waste output by 35 per cent by year 2020, transforming it into one of the most environmentally friendly university campuses in the world.
The Ministry of Education in Singapore is now preparing for the fourth Education Master Plan. According to Heng Swee Keat, Minister for Education, education must equip students with the necessary competencies to race with and not race against technology.
In a visit to Ngee Ann Secondary School yesterday (22 July), FutureGov found students deeply ...
The Infocomm Development Authority and Ministry of Education of Singapore have initiated plans to introduce ...
Ngee Ann Secondary School’s students are on a bid to “change the world” with ...