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Sutapa Amornvivat

CEO of SCB ABACUS

Sutapa Amornvivat, PhD, is CEO of SCB ABACUS, an advanced data analytics company under Siam Commercial Bank, where she previously headed the Economic Intelligence Center and the Risk Analytics Division. She received a BA from Harvard and a PhD from MIT. Email: SCBabacus@scb.co.th

Sutapa Amornvivat
29 May 2019

AI has great potential for social good

Earlier this year, I attended EmTech Digital, a leading forum on AI and the latest stage of technology organised...

29 May 2019 1
AI has great potential for social good
20 Mar 2019

Know Your Customer, digitally

Data privacy and security of citizen's information are the priority for any identity platform, including Thailand's NDID and its 'highly secure' blockchain.

20 Mar 2019 3
Know Your Customer, digitally
23 Jan 2019

Please forget me

New laws on the 'right to be forgotten' gives Europeans the right to ask companies to delete personal data on the internet.

23 Jan 2019 4
Please forget me
29 Nov 2018

Who's afraid of P2P?

Bad news from China, but there are peer-to-peer models that work well and have the potential to not just work in Thailand but also wipe out loan sharking.

29 Nov 2018 3
Who's afraid of P2P?
31 Oct 2018

Developing chatbots

Many cloud services are already expanding to cover Thai language and offering standard tools to guide non-programmers to build chatbots.

31 Oct 2018 1
Developing chatbots
19 Sep 2018

New foundation

Government can provide a strong catalyst to advancement in technology like AI and big data by taking on a role of data aggregator.

19 Sep 2018 7
New foundation
15 Aug 2018

Healthcare goes digital

An improved healthcare data infrastructure will benefit all players in the medical/health ecosystem - not just patients, but also doctors and researchers.

15 Aug 2018 7
Healthcare goes digital
18 Jul 2018

AI in the fields

The SingularityU Summit showed the latest and most exciting technologies - especially in agriculture, the sector so vital to Thailand.

18 Jul 2018 3
AI in the fields
27 Jun 2018

Educated, artificially

The SingularityU Summit last week stressed 'exponential technology' - the rapid impact and future disruptions from breakthroughs, especially in AI.

27 Jun 2018 6
Educated, artificially
16 May 2018

Seismic shift

The point of the biggest Facebook data scandal is that we must focus on protecting against abuse of personal data, not prohibit its collection.

16 May 2018 3
Seismic shift