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    1. A glimpse into the future of banking and fintech at Banktech Asia Sri Lanka

      A glimpse into the future of banking and fintech at Banktech Asia Sri Lanka

      Leading international conference BankTech Asia organised by Knowledge Group launched its inaugural event at Taj Samudra, officiated by Central Bank of Sri Lanka Deputy Governor Dr. Nandalal Weerasinghe, on 21 March. On the first day of this two-day event, a wide range of topics were discussed extensively including financial inclusion, robotic process automation, big data and mobile wallets. In his opening speech Dr. Weerasinghe stated that disruption is the new reality for banks.

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    2. Sri Lanka’s Umavi Pathirana presents research at 2nd APCCR forum in KL

      Sri Lanka’s Umavi Pathirana presents research at 2nd APCCR forum in KL

      Umavi Pathirana recently presented a research paper on ‘Simplifying Legal Statements using Natural Language Processing’ at the second Asia Pacific Conference on Contemporary Research (APCCR) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Pathirana, a recent graduate of the Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology, is employed at the London Stock Exchange Group’s new facility at Trace Expert City, where she works with some of Sri Lanka’s best and brightest technology professionals in providing support to the Group’s worldwide network. Utilising a computational approach to reduce the complexity of a legal statement, Pathirana’s research delved into information extraction, information retrieval ...

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    3. KDU: Trendsetter in computing education

      KDU: Trendsetter in computing education

      By Prof. A.S. Karunananda Dean, Faculty of Computing General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University The dawn of the Southern Campus of Kotelawala Defence University in 2015 marked the birth of the Faculty of Computing (FOC) of KDU, which is the first ever computing faculty that offers the widest spectrum of computing degrees under one umbrella in the State University system in Sri Lanka.

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    4. CodeGen unveils BOT ready A.I. Technology at World Travel Market

      CodeGen unveils BOT ready A.I. Technology at World Travel Market

      CodeGen International launched futuristic software solutions along with TravelBox its flagship product suite at the World Travel Market (WTM) 2016 in ExCeL, London. The technology is expected to influence tourist buying trends and challenge the offline travel booking segment. TravelBox, the flagship business transformational platform of CodeGen, renowned for its sub-second search attribute, took the centre stage at WTM.

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    5. VirtusaPolaris wins 3 Stevie Awards at 2016 International Business Awards

      VirtusaPolaris wins 3 Stevie Awards at 2016 International Business Awards

      VirtusaPolaris, the market-facing brand of Virtusa Corporation and Polaris Consulting and Services, Ltd., and a leading worldwide provider of information technology (IT) consulting and outsourcing services, announced it has been awarded three Stevie recognitions at the 13th Annual International Business Awards. Sara, its virtual personal risk advisor software solution and its Global Technology Office (GTO) won silver awards, and its investor relations team received a bronze recognition.

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    6. Huawei and UC Berkeley announce strategic partnership in basic research into AI

      Huawei and UC Berkeley announce strategic partnership in basic research into AI

      The Noah’s Ark Laboratory of Huawei and the University of California, Berkeley, today announced a strategic partnership in basic research into Artificial Intelligence (AI). Huawei will provide a $ 1 million fund to UC Berkeley for research into many subjects of interest in AI, including deep learning, reinforcement learning, machine learning, natural language processing, and computer vision.

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