In conjunction with National Training Week 2024, Raffles University Centre of Professional Development and Raffles University hosted two webinars on the topic of artificial intelligence. The speakers for the webinars were the adjunct professor and associate professor from the Faculty of AI & Robotics at Raffles University. They shared about the applications of artificial intelligence in their respective industries. 

Seminar 1: Introduction to AI in Healthcare

Date: 24th June 2024 (Monday)
Time: 3 pm – 4 pm

Speaker: Dr Leong Siang Huei
Adjunct Professor of Raffles University
Chief Scientific Officer of NDR Medical Technology Pte Ltd

Dr Leong Siang Huei shared insights on the application of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Healthcare and Medical Technology, offering a comprehensive overview of its impact on the industry.


Course Overview

  • Background of AI and ML
  • The Patient Journey
  • AI / ML in a Patient Journey
  • Common AI / ML approaches in healthcare
  • Selected Examples of AI / ML in healthcare
  • Summary
Seminar 2: 7 AI Secrets That You Should Know

Date: 25th June 2024 (Tuesday)
Time: 10am – 12pm

Speaker: Dr Lau Cher Han
Adjunct Associate Professor of Raffles University
Managing Director of Ucan Technologies

Dr. Lau Cher Han conducted a two-hour workshop where participants uncovered seven essential AI secrets that could transform their businesses and careers. Designed for non-technical individuals, the course demystified AI, showcasing its practical applications and benefits in various industries. By the end of the workshop, attendees had gained a solid understanding of how AI could be leveraged to drive innovation and efficiency in their professional environments.

Course Overview

  • Introduction to AI
  • AI in Everyday Business: How AI is transforming business operations.
  • Data Analytics: Leveraging AI for powerful data insights.
  • Automation: Streamlining processes with AI automation.
  • AI Tools: Essential tools and platforms for AI applications.
  • Digital Transformation: Integrating AI into your digital strategy.
  • Future Trends: Preparing for the future of AI in your industry.
  • Q&A Session

Introduced in 2023, NTW is a full week of nationwide training events and activities bringing together organisations and people from various industries and backgrounds for learning and development opportunities. The training, which is conducted through various learning methods and platforms, is provided by local industry players for FREE to all Malaysians in many locations.