Insights

Blockchain 101 – What you need to know about its impact on innovation

Blockchain technology has advanced rapidly in the past three years since DBS organised Singapore’s first-ever blockchain hackathon in 2015. The highly debated technology has generated extensive hype about its potential and use, mostly due to the widespread popularity of the cryptocurrency world.

24 May 2018

A one-stop for all things related to banking and social innovation.

Bank Smart

Four reasons for you to go cashless

DBS’ comedy show, The Funny in Money, offers a tongue-in-cheek view of cashless living

24 May 2018
Backstage

Today’s innovation, tomorrow’s solution

Platinum Analytics and Wonderful Minds are two start-ups that recently set up their base at DBS Asia X. What do these start-ups have in common and how has innovation carved new business models for them?

24 May 2018
Backstage

Evolving from a UNI.CORN: Ravin Singh, Digital and Emerging Payments, DBS

Ravin was one of the pioneers from DBS’ UNI.CORN internship programme. We find out how life has changed for him since the internship and more about what he does in the bank today.

24 May 2018
Insights

DAX Conversation: Why innovation is like a rainforest

University of California San Diego’s Director of Innovation Greg Horowitt shares why companies must create thriving innovation ecosystems.

24 May 2018
Backstage

Using data to find solutions to environmental challenges

Shriranga Kulkarni shares his experience at a datathon organised by the Yale-NUS Data Science Society and DBS Asia X

24 May 2018
Social innovation

Safeguarding Asia’s future: Innovations that create new uses for unwanted items, waste products (part 1)

These winners of the DBS Foundation Social Enterprise Grant Programme are creating an impact through upcycling, recycling and more

18 May 2018
Social innovation

Safeguarding Asia’s future: Innovations that create new uses for unwanted items, waste products (part 2)

These winners of the DBS Foundation Social Enterprise Grant Programme are creating an impact through upcycling, recycling and more

18 May 2018

Spaces

Programmes

UNI.CORN Management Internship

DBS UNI.CORN Management Internship is DBS’ most prestigious internship programme designed for students in their penultimate year. Students are handpicked from the Idea Smash for the actual 12-week internship.

By melding the world of banking and entrepreneurship together, these interns will go through a series of training and workshops in order to learn the same methodologies start-ups employ to drive success while building professional experience in the banking world.

Hack2hire

DBS Hack2hire is a two-part hackathon (and recruitment drive) to bring in talent that will enhance DBS’ digital offering, leveraging cloud technologies, machine learning, artificial intelligence, Big Data and analytics to transform how we do banking. This innovative approach to recruitment is conducted in collaboration with leading technology providers Amazon Web Services, Cloudera and Pivotal.

Disrupt @ The Bay

Disrupt @ The Bay is a series of sectoral events featuring cutting edge technologies and innovative start-ups flown in from all over the world to meet traditional businesses in the region. These technologies usually involve innovative methods that help streamline or increase efficiency businesses.