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The Opportunity for AI at the Edge and Beyond - A SensiML Whitepaper

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:10pm

PORTLAND, Ore., April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --SensiML Corporation, a leading developer of AI tools for building intelligent IoT endpoints, has released a white paper entitled " The Opportunity for AI at the Edge and Beyond .

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  • PORTLAND, Ore., April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --SensiML Corporation, a leading developer of AI tools for building intelligent IoT endpoints, has released a white paper entitled " The Opportunity for AI at the Edge and Beyond .
  • Adapting cloud AI to run efficiently and fit on edge devices often involves hand-coding which is time and resource intensive and often impractical.
  • The Opportunity for AI at the Edge and Beyond whitepaper explains these trends and issues comprehensively, but in an easy-to-understand format.
  • The Whitepaper is available for free at https://sensiml.com/get-whitepaper-ai-at-the-edge/ .For more information on SensiML, visit www.sensiml.com .

FARE Launches Baby's First: Reduce the Risk of Food Allergies

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:10pm

The incidence of food allergies is increasing every day, and has doubled over the last decade," said Lisa Gable, chief executive officer of FARE.

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  • The incidence of food allergies is increasing every day, and has doubled over the last decade," said Lisa Gable, chief executive officer of FARE.
  • "Strong research and promising studies now show that introducing a variety of foods into a baby's diet is recommended and it may help lower the risk of certain food allergies like peanuts.
  • The research led the American Academy of Pediatrics to endorse early introduction of peanut foods for infants at risk for peanut allergy.
  • FARE (Food Allergy Research & Education) is the world's leading food allergy advocacy organization and the largest private funder of food allergy research.

Report Profiles Schools and Districts Preparing Students to Navigate an Increasingly Ambiguous Future

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:10pm

"Learning with a Purpose: Preparing Today's Students to Navigate an Increasingly Ambiguous Future" explores a topic that is even more important in the age of COVID-19: how entrepreneurship education can equip students for the challenging workforce demands of the future.

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  • "Learning with a Purpose: Preparing Today's Students to Navigate an Increasingly Ambiguous Future" explores a topic that is even more important in the age of COVID-19: how entrepreneurship education can equip students for the challenging workforce demands of the future.
  • Entrepreneurship education can provide students with purpose as they solve real-world problems as part of lessons that students view as relevant and engaging.
  • "This report makes the case that purpose promotes lifelong learning and equips students with the motivation and the tools needed to navigate an ambiguous world."
  • Our programs offer authentic, rigorous entrepreneurship experiences to students in 250 schools across the United States and Mexico.

Leading AI Company, Okapi AI Launches New Tenant-Lease Risk Management Module for CRE in Response to COVID-19

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:10pm

This leaves CRE executives searching for a technology solution that analyzes risk beyond credit score and financial statements.

Key Points: 
  • This leaves CRE executives searching for a technology solution that analyzes risk beyond credit score and financial statements.
  • In response to the needs of our CRE partners, Okapi has developed Tenant-Lease Risk Manager.
  • CRE executives have discovered this is far too much work for a human to accomplish manually and recognize the need for an AI based solution.
  • With Okapi's Tenant-Lease Risk Manager, CRE executives can make data driven decisions to navigate risk caused by COVID-19 while providing a Risk Management framework as we emerge from the pandemic.

Silver Hills Welcomes Gerry Moroso as National Sales Director for Canada

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:08pm

ABBOTSFORD, British Columbia, April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Silver Hills, the parent company behind better-for-you-brands Silver Hills Bakery, One Degree Organic Foods and Little Northern Bakehouse, today announces Gerry Moroso to the role of National Director, Sales - Canada effective April 20, 2020.

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  • ABBOTSFORD, British Columbia, April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Silver Hills, the parent company behind better-for-you-brands Silver Hills Bakery, One Degree Organic Foods and Little Northern Bakehouse, today announces Gerry Moroso to the role of National Director, Sales - Canada effective April 20, 2020.
  • Most recently a Director of Key Accounts with Global Appetite, Moroso began his Sales career in 1993 with Warner Lambert Canada (Adams division) as a Territory and District Sales Manager.
  • In 2009 Moroso joined Pinnacle Foods Canada (now Conagra Brands) as a Manager, National Customer Development, working with their Broker partners in all regions of Canada.
  • As the newest member of the Silver Hills Sales Team, Moroso will oversee, plan, and direct all sales activities for the organization in Canada.

LINK-GIS Hires Woolpert to Provide New Aerial Mapping of Kentucky Counties

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:05pm

COVINGTON, Ky., April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Woolpert has been contracted by the LINK-GIS Partnership , a multi-jurisdictional GIS consortium in northern Kentucky, to provide new digital aerial imagery, lidar and planimetric data, including new hydrologic data, for Kenton and Campbell counties.

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  • COVINGTON, Ky., April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Woolpert has been contracted by the LINK-GIS Partnership , a multi-jurisdictional GIS consortium in northern Kentucky, to provide new digital aerial imagery, lidar and planimetric data, including new hydrologic data, for Kenton and Campbell counties.
  • "With the Ohio River, a challenging terrain and ever-increasing hardscape, Kenton and Campbell counties generate great volumes of stormwater runoff," Lovin said.
  • The use of this data to support local government, businesses and academic activities will show that Northern Kentucky is open for business."
  • "We're honored to work with the LINK-GIS Partnership to support the many robust and forward-thinking GIS and geospatial services they provide."

Scientific Animations migrates to AWS Cloud with SourceFuse to accelerate Business Continuity

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:05pm

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- SourceFuse, Advanced Consulting Partners with AWS, announced today that Scientific Animations, a leading provider of medical animations and integrated e-learning systems, migrated their entire infrastructure to AWS Cloud.

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  • JACKSONVILLE, Fla., April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- SourceFuse, Advanced Consulting Partners with AWS, announced today that Scientific Animations, a leading provider of medical animations and integrated e-learning systems, migrated their entire infrastructure to AWS Cloud.
  • Although, business continuity seems to be the major challenge when the entire workforce is trying to connect remotely.
  • Our client, on similar lines, was managing their operations remotely and needed a secure way to increase productivity & business efficiency from home.
  • Post their migration to AWS Cloud, they are now fully prepared to accelerate business operations even while working from home.

Bliss and The Trevor Project Join Forces to Help At-Risk LGBTQ Youth During COVID-19 and Beyond

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:05pm

Thus, LGBTQ youth are particularly vulnerable to the negative mental health impacts associated with COVID-19.

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  • Thus, LGBTQ youth are particularly vulnerable to the negative mental health impacts associated with COVID-19.
  • Between school closures and physical distancing, there's an acute loss of social connections that protect LGBTQ youth from suicidality.
  • "Bliss stands for unapologetic positivity and happiness, and in the face of global adversity, The Trevor Project aims to encourage and provide just that within its community.
  • #ThisIsBliss
    The Trevor Project is the world's largest suicide prevention and crisis intervention organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer & questioning (LGBTQ) young people.

Shenzhen Daily: Innovation-driven growth marks 5th anniversary of Qianhai

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:04pm

SHENZHEN, China, April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- A news report by Shenzhen Daily on the 5th anniversary of the inauguration of the Qianhai & Shekou Free Trade Area.

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  • SHENZHEN, China, April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- A news report by Shenzhen Daily on the 5th anniversary of the inauguration of the Qianhai & Shekou Free Trade Area.
  • The fixed asset investment in Qianhai has gone up 90 percent, and it contributed 2.4 percent of the 2019 GDP of Guangdong Province.
  • Qianhai has reported a 152 percent growth in foreign trade over the past five years.
  • The high-quality economic development in Qianhai is due in large part to institutional innovations that the Qianhai authority has committed to since its establishment.

Confirmit Shares Resource Hub to Support the Insight Industry

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:03pm

The COVID-19 Resource Hub delivers a program of solutions and resources that will help insight professionals interact with each other, learn from Confirmit's experienced consulting team, and take advantage of dedicated solutions using the Confirmit Horizons platform.

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  • The COVID-19 Resource Hub delivers a program of solutions and resources that will help insight professionals interact with each other, learn from Confirmit's experienced consulting team, and take advantage of dedicated solutions using the Confirmit Horizons platform.
  • Supporting insights professionals:Confirmit is offering one-to-one conversations with its experts to talk through key areas where insight can support the organization.
  • We continue to work hard to ensure that our merger with Dapresy delivers exceptional solutions that deliver business-critical insight."
  • Confirmit's COVID-19 Resource Hub is available here, and the free solutions are available immediately to Confirmit Horizons users.

OrthoGrid Systems and nView medical Partnering to Combine 3D Imaging and Guidance Technology in Musculoskeletal Procedures

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:03pm

Both nView and OrthoGrid technologies are AI-driven, open platforms designed to work within the surgical theater to improve accuracy, workflow efficiency, and patient outcomes.

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  • Both nView and OrthoGrid technologies are AI-driven, open platforms designed to work within the surgical theater to improve accuracy, workflow efficiency, and patient outcomes.
  • With the nView 3D imaging data, planning can be achieved intraoperatively, reducing the need for preoperative planning.
  • "This partnership combines two technological needs within intraoperative imaging: Real-time, 3D imaging, and procedural decision making into one unique solution," said Edouard Saget, Co-Founder and Co-CEO at OrthoGrid.
  • nView develops imaging systems, bringing breakthrough AI solutions for image creation, image processing, and image visualization to surgery.

AMRA Medical renews collaboration with Pfizer Inc. aiming to generate the world's largest imaging dataset on body composition profiling

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:03pm

In 2015, AMRA and Pfizer launched a pilot collaboration to perform body composition profiling from magnetic resonance images (MRI) in individuals who were part of the UK Biobank registry to better understand the relationship between body composition and risk for obesity-related diseases.

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  • In 2015, AMRA and Pfizer launched a pilot collaboration to perform body composition profiling from magnetic resonance images (MRI) in individuals who were part of the UK Biobank registry to better understand the relationship between body composition and risk for obesity-related diseases.
  • AMRA has since analyzed over 10,000 datasets for body composition, resulting in 7 peer-reviewed journal articles and 24 peer-reviewed conference abstracts.
  • The data from this research is now publicly available through the UK Biobank resource.
  • The collaboration with Pfizer supports this endeavor and will potentially enable the development of high-utility imaging biomarkers and/or the identification of disease phenotypes.

Absolutdata Launches COVID-19 Toolkit to Help Businesses Navigate Uncertain Times

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:03pm

"Every business is experiencing a situation that is unprecedented, but we also have unparalleled tools like AI and Machine Learning that can help us navigate the uncertainty," said Dr. Anil Kaul, CEO and Co-Founder at Absolutdata.

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  • "Every business is experiencing a situation that is unprecedented, but we also have unparalleled tools like AI and Machine Learning that can help us navigate the uncertainty," said Dr. Anil Kaul, CEO and Co-Founder at Absolutdata.
  • Absolutdata is waiving installation fees on ASK NAVIK, an Intelligent Virtual Assistant for business users, and we're providing our cutting-edge NAVIK SIGNALS product, which measures public sentiment, to customers at no charge to help businesses adjust and recover."
  • NAVIK SIGNALS is designed to help businesses navigate the post-COVID-19 world by surfacing insights (signals) of changes in consumer attitudes, needs and behaviors, using AI and Natural Language Processing (NLP).
  • For more information visit the Absolutdata website, read our blog ,and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter .

Pond Technologies Announces Filing Postponement of Annual and Interim Financial Statements and Related MD&A due to COVID-19 and Announces Grant of Stock Options

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:01pm

Pond will be relying on this extension period due to delays experienced as result of COVID-19.

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  • Pond will be relying on this extension period due to delays experienced as result of COVID-19.
  • Pond is working diligently with its auditors to file the Annual Filings on or before June 15, 2020 and the Interim Filings on or before July 14, 2020.
  • In addition, on April 29, 2020, the Corporation approved the grant of an aggregate of 795,000 stock options under its stock option plan to certain of its officers and employees.
  • The options vest immediately, have an exercise price of $0.25 per share, and expire 5 years from the date of grant.

Cansortium Inc. Announces Completion of Sale of Non-Core Puerto Rican Operations

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

MIAMI, April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - Cansortium Inc. (CSE:TIUM.U) (OTCQB: CNTMF) ("Cansortium" or the "Company") today announced completion of the sale of the Company's non-core operations in Puerto Rico.

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  • MIAMI, April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - Cansortium Inc. (CSE:TIUM.U) (OTCQB: CNTMF) ("Cansortium" or the "Company") today announced completion of the sale of the Company's non-core operations in Puerto Rico.
  • In addition, PRICH will pay the Company a royalty on future sales of Fluent-branded products, commencing on the closing date.The sale has already received regulatory approval.
  • Cansortium has developed strong proficiencies in each of cultivation, processing, retail, and distribution activities, the result of successfully operating in the highly regulated cannabis industry.
  • In addition to Florida, Cansortium is seeking to create significant shareholder value in the attractive markets of Texas, Michigan and Pennsylvania, where the Company has secured licenses and established operations.

AirBox Technologies successfully demonstrates Its AirBox Home technology in Virginia

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

LAWRENCEVILLE, Va., April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --AirBox Technologies successfully demonstrates drone delivery into the AirBox Home smart, secure delivery receptacle.

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  • LAWRENCEVILLE, Va., April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --AirBox Technologies successfully demonstrates drone delivery into the AirBox Home smart, secure delivery receptacle.
  • AirBox Technologies used it's DroneX heavy lift drone which is capable of carrying 15 pounds over 6 miles to carry out the demonstration.
  • The AirBox Home is drone agnostic, and the DroneX can carry most types of boxes and does not require specialty containers; although, AirBox Technologies also offers a thermally insulated AirBox Sky.
  • AirBox Technologies, located in Lewes, Delaware creates innovative solutions for the future of autonomous secure package delivery to a secure end-point address.

ROYALE G, a Revolutionary Premium Herb Grinder, Launches Real-Time Online Sales at PreRoyale.com

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

"Our ROYALE G is a revolutionary product designed to change the acceptance, style and people's perceptions of cannabis accessories," said Pre-Royale Founder Marcus Lee.

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  • "Our ROYALE G is a revolutionary product designed to change the acceptance, style and people's perceptions of cannabis accessories," said Pre-Royale Founder Marcus Lee.
  • ROYALE G is available in Diamond White and Matte Black - features include:
    Gold-Plated Trim: ROYALE G brings convenience and luxury into one product, with a "splash of gold" for a sophisticated premium feel.
  • Modular Design: Perfect for travel, the conveniently-sized herb grinder is ideal for life on-the-move offering portability and a size-adjustable design.
  • Pre-Royale is a San Francisco-based cannabis advocate organization, building an inspiring community to showcase the emerging cannabis culture and lifestyle.

CEIPAL Named to G2's "Best Products For HR" List in 2020

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

ROCHESTER, N.Y., April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --CEIPAL, a SaaS platform for the front- and back-office business operations of staffing companies, today announced the company has been named to G2's annual list of Best Products for HR for 2020.

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  • ROCHESTER, N.Y., April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --CEIPAL, a SaaS platform for the front- and back-office business operations of staffing companies, today announced the company has been named to G2's annual list of Best Products for HR for 2020.
  • CEIPAL was chosen from a list of 77,381 different software products with data from more than one-million authentic, verified customer reviews across the site.
  • "With the highest traffic and engagement, largest selection of products and services, and highest quality data, G2 analyzes more than 4 million data points to determine which products and companies make the list."
  • G2's Best of 2020 Awards evaluation was based on reviews left at G2.com between January 1, 2019 and March 3, 2020.

CVMR Succeeds in the Production of Self-Assembled Graphene Structures

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

The newly created viruses are then released from the host cell, causing the cell to break apart and die.

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  • The newly created viruses are then released from the host cell, causing the cell to break apart and die.
  • Scientists and engineers at CVMR exploit the viral replication process by engineering nanostructures that are compatible of replicating themselves similar to the structure and modus operandi of viruses.
  • The captured solar heat through this assembly of graphene sheets is converted to kinetic energy and ultimately to electricity.
  • CVMR Corporation was awarded two matching grants from the Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) in 2017 and 2018-2019 for the capture of CO2 and its conversion to graphene and graphite.

Modern Hire Hosts Third Annual SIOP Machine Learning Competition, Showcases Innovation in HR and People Analytics with a Focus on Solving for Bias and Fairness in Hiring

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

"This year's SIOP Machine Learning competition is a remarkable first for the field of AI, especially in employee selection.

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  • "This year's SIOP Machine Learning competition is a remarkable first for the field of AI, especially in employee selection.
  • Similarly, I am proud that Modern Hire and our SIOP community repurposed conference bags that would have gone unused into protective equipment."
  • This year's challenge is one of the most common HR and company leaders face: reducing bias to make fair and accurate hiring decisions.
  • Trusted by 47 of the Fortune 100, Modern Hire transforms each step of the hiring process, from post-apply to hire and beyond.

Springboard Announces Covid-19 Relief Scholarship

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

This relief scholarship is in addition to the $1.2 million already awarded and is now available to current students and prospective students applying to the next cohort starting on May 26.

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  • This relief scholarship is in addition to the $1.2 million already awarded and is now available to current students and prospective students applying to the next cohort starting on May 26.
  • Due to the sheer impact of the pandemic, Springboard mentors are waiving their honorariums to make these scholarships possible.
  • Springboard offers students a support network of mentors, career coaches, advisors, and alumni, who all work together for successful outcomes.
  • When Springboard decided to offer the COVID-19 scholarship, it only felt natural that I would contribute to the effort, which will bring even more people into this wonderful profession."

Virtual Vocations Highlights Businesses Still Hiring Amid COVID-19 in Q1 Employer Partners Report

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

In its 2020 Q1 Employer Partners Report , Virtual Vocations puts the spotlight on businesses new to its Employer Partner program in the first quarter of 2020 that are still looking for qualified professionals to add to their remote teamseven in a global health crisis.

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  • In its 2020 Q1 Employer Partners Report , Virtual Vocations puts the spotlight on businesses new to its Employer Partner program in the first quarter of 2020 that are still looking for qualified professionals to add to their remote teamseven in a global health crisis.
  • Employer Partners were largely looking for jobseekers to fill permanent positions, according to Virtual Vocations' report, and half of their listings in Q1 were for full-time remote roles.
  • Virtual Vocations also reported that 42.69% of job listings from its Employer Partners in Q1 were from 100% virtual companies.
  • Virtual Vocations' top 10 Employer Partners for Q1 of 2020 were as follows:

LeggUP Launches Global Career Pulse Assessment: Defining The Future Of Work For Organizational Leaders

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

LeggUP's Career Pulse Assessment has been designed by LeggUP LABS (Learning and Behavioral Science), in conjunction with a global team of Ph.D. behavioral scientists and industry leaders.

Key Points: 
  • LeggUP's Career Pulse Assessment has been designed by LeggUP LABS (Learning and Behavioral Science), in conjunction with a global team of Ph.D. behavioral scientists and industry leaders.
  • The assessment is tailored to offer insight on a range of work dynamics, while also providing clarity and direction into employee improvement.
  • Designed with this leadership pinch in mind, the Career Pulse Assessment includes two high-level elements by which teams are assessed qualitatively: productivity and wellbeing.
  • This assessment is designed to supply a leadership toolkit to understand challenges and enable growth, supporting transitions toward future work environments."

1-800-PetMeds® To Partner With Best Friends Animal Society For #GivingTuesdayNow Donation Drive

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

Best Friends is the only national animal welfare organization dedicated to ending the killing of dogs and cats in America's shelters.

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  • Best Friends is the only national animal welfare organization dedicated to ending the killing of dogs and cats in America's shelters.
  • 1-800-PetMeds will host a matching gift campaign on #GivingTuesdayNow to support the life-saving initiatives of Best Friends Animal Society.
  • With the help of our pet family community, we are proud to host this donation drive to support Best Friends Animal Society.
  • "We're grateful to 1-800-PetMeds for its commitment to help pets in shelters find a permanent home," said Eric Rayvid, director of PR, Best friends Animal Society.

Automated Vehicle Safety Consortium Publishes Best Practice for Defining Operational Design Domains

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

WARRENDALE, Pa., April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Automated Vehicle Safety Consortium (AVSC) today announced the availability of its second published best practice titled, Describing an Operational Design Domain (ODD): Conceptual Framework and Lexicon .

Key Points: 
  • WARRENDALE, Pa., April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Automated Vehicle Safety Consortium (AVSC) today announced the availability of its second published best practice titled, Describing an Operational Design Domain (ODD): Conceptual Framework and Lexicon .
  • The best practice provides a much-needed conceptual framework and common language that all manufacturers and developers can use in defining and communicating the ODD for their automated driving systems (ADS)-operated vehicles with users.
  • For a more technical overview, SAE International's Automotive Engineering magazine published an overview of the new best practice in its May 2020 edition.
  • The Automated Vehicle Safety Consortium (AVSC) is an industry program of SAE Industry Technologies Consortia (SAE ITC) building on principles that will inform and help lead to industrywide standards for advancing automated driving systems.

PCCP, LLC selects Pereview as their new all-in-one asset management platform

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

Pereview is the only all-in-one asset management platform that manages all of your data across the entire Life of the Asset.

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  • Pereview is the only all-in-one asset management platform that manages all of your data across the entire Life of the Asset.
  • According to Hoyt, PCCP's large portfolio and diverse asset mix translates to lots of operating partners not to mention, lots of data.
  • PCCP, LLC is a real estate finance and investment management firm focused on commercial real estate debt and equity investments.
  • Pereview Software is the fastest growing provider of asset management software and portfolio analytics to the global real estate industry.

"It's OK If You Can't or Won't Treat Your Dog's Cancer, and NO ONE Should Shame You About It !" -- Dr. Demian Dressler, DVM

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

And it's not reserved for kids, either, as Dr. Demian Dressler realized after spending time on a number of Facebook pages and groups dedicated to dog cancer.

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  • And it's not reserved for kids, either, as Dr. Demian Dressler realized after spending time on a number of Facebook pages and groups dedicated to dog cancer.
  • Dressler also enumerates the many "life quality" changes dog lovers can make to help their dogs do better, despite the approaching end of life.
  • Dressler is co-author of the book The Dog Cancer Survival Guide: Full Spectrum Treatments to Optimize Your Dog's Life Quality and Longevity.
  • "They don't have a lot because they can't even support themselvestheir food money is going towards the dog's veterinary care."

Florida Attorney James ("Jim") Pruden, Candidate for U.S. House of Representatives in Florida's District 22, Announces Qualification for the Florida Ballot

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

Pruden officially announced his campaign in October 2019 as a Republican challenger to the incumbent Democrat, Ted Deutch.

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  • Pruden officially announced his campaign in October 2019 as a Republican challenger to the incumbent Democrat, Ted Deutch.
  • Since announcing his candidacy, Pruden has waged a fierce campaign demonstrating that he is the most experienced and qualified Republican candidate running in District 22.
  • Pruden, who has been a resident within the District for 38 years, holds a Bachelor of Science, an MBA and Juris Doctor Degrees.
  • That experience includes representation before Florida's Circuit Courts, the 4th District Court of Appeal, and the Federal US District Court for the Southern District of Florida.

Flagship Biosciences and Corritori Consulting Announce Strategic Alliance - Companies Now Delivering Regulatory Services to the Pharmaceutical Industry

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

WESTMINSTER, Colo., April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Flagship Biosciences , providers of expert tissue data insights, today announced an alliance with Corritori Consulting Inc., a biopharmaceutical and regulatory services advisor.

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  • WESTMINSTER, Colo., April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Flagship Biosciences , providers of expert tissue data insights, today announced an alliance with Corritori Consulting Inc., a biopharmaceutical and regulatory services advisor.
  • The companies now deliver regulatory strategy and support to clients in the pharmaceutical and companion diagnostics industries.
  • The alliance builds on pharmaceutical market integration trends as companies attempt to adapt and scale with seamless internal and external collaborations.
  • "Our scientific and regulatory leadership and client success track record make Corritori Consulting uniquely suited to support the complex development required by Flagship's clients," said Suzana Corritori, President of Corritori Consulting.

The TASC Group Launches COVID-19 Pandemic Website with Resources and Content

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

The website includes critical content such as client resources, communications best practices, thought leadership blogs and COVID-19 and client crisis case studies.

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  • The website includes critical content such as client resources, communications best practices, thought leadership blogs and COVID-19 and client crisis case studies.
  • The resources are available online at The TASC Group's website by visiting here .
  • "The TASC Group was founded almost two decades ago to serve progressive organizations and companies that were making a positive, meaningful impact in our society," said Larry Kopp, President & CEO of The TASC Group.
  • For more information on The TASC Group and to access the crisis communications resources, please visit our website here .

Nisum's First COVID-19 Pro Bono Initiative Builds Platform to Optimize Distribution of 24,000+ Meals Daily on Behalf of Mumbai-based Nonprofit

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

"The spread of COVID-19 has brought about unprecedented circumstances," said Imtiaz Mohammady, CEO, Nisum.

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  • "The spread of COVID-19 has brought about unprecedented circumstances," said Imtiaz Mohammady, CEO, Nisum.
  • "Nisum has always valued service to our community and helping our neighbors, whether next door or across the globe.
  • With two Nisum office locations and thousands of team members and partners in India, we are acutely aware of the situation there.
  • To donate, please visit Food - Ek Chhoti Se Aasha's GoFundMe campaign, " Feed Laborers Stranded in Mumbai During COVID-19 ."

Hardent Becomes Authorized Microchip Design Partner

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

MONTREAL, April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Hardent , a leading provider of FPGA design services, announced today that it has become an Authorized Microchip Design Partner.

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  • MONTREAL, April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Hardent , a leading provider of FPGA design services, announced today that it has become an Authorized Microchip Design Partner.
  • Microchip's Worldwide Design Partner network provides an ecosystem of Authorized Design Partners with the purpose of helping Microchip customers in need of technical expertise.
  • "Providing proven knowledge and experience in FPGA design, Microchip is pleased to authorize Hardent as a Microchip Design Partner," said Sean Strickler, director of corporate sales at Microchip Technology.
  • "We are very pleased to join the Microchip Design Partner network," says Simon Robin, president at Hardent.

Global Technology Transfer Group To Sell MIMO Detector Portfolio

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

PORTLAND, Ore., April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Global Technology Transfer Group, Inc. (GTT Group), the premier provider of patent analysis and transaction advisory services to companies worldwide, announces the availability of patented technology that relates to advance 5G over the air technology.

Key Points: 
  • PORTLAND, Ore., April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Global Technology Transfer Group, Inc. (GTT Group), the premier provider of patent analysis and transaction advisory services to companies worldwide, announces the availability of patented technology that relates to advance 5G over the air technology.
  • GTT Group is approaching potential buyers and providing materials explaining the strategic advantages of acquiring the portfolio.
  • About Global Technology Transfer Group, Inc.
  • Global Technology Transfer (GTT) Group, Inc. is a patent analysis and transaction advisory firm.

888VoIP Named a 2020 Yealink Platinum Distributor

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

BUFFALO, N.Y., April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --888VoIP, a leader in VoIP hardware & software distribution, has once again been awarded the prestigious designation of Platinum Distributor by Yealink, a global leading unified communication (UC) solution provider.

Key Points: 
  • BUFFALO, N.Y., April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --888VoIP, a leader in VoIP hardware & software distribution, has once again been awarded the prestigious designation of Platinum Distributor by Yealink, a global leading unified communication (UC) solution provider.
  • 888VoIP has continuously accelerated Yealink business by addressing individual customers' needs & creating proper, thorough Yealink deployments that address customers' goals.
  • All 888VoIP associates, as well as the ever-growing channel of Resellers, Service Providers, and Integrators, have greatly contributed to the company receiving Platinum Distributor status.
  • We are confident that our successful partnership with Yealink will continue to flourish in 2020 and the upcoming years," said David Vance, Chief Operating Officer of 888VoIP, "The Yealink & 888VoIP teams work extremely hard and collaborate very well with one another.

SiteLock Expands Product Offering With New Security Awareness Training & Phishing Simulation

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- SiteLock , a leading provider of cybersecurity solutions, today announced the expansion of its product offering with the launch of SiteLock Security Awareness Training & Phishing Simulation.

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  • SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- SiteLock , a leading provider of cybersecurity solutions, today announced the expansion of its product offering with the launch of SiteLock Security Awareness Training & Phishing Simulation.
  • SiteLock Security Awareness Training & Phishing Simulation is a cost-effective, easy-to-use security solution that reduces the human risks associated with cybercrime.
  • Designed with small businesses in mind, SiteLock Security Awareness Training & Phishing Simulation provides security assessments, integrated learning paths, phishing simulations, and more.
  • "We are excited to announce the release of SiteLock Security Awareness Training & Phishing Simulation," said Neill Feather, Chief Innovation Officer for SiteLock.

Canadian ERP Solutions Provider, Atlantic DataSystems (ADS) welcomes new Sage Intacct customers as growing businesses continue to invest in the future with technology

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

ST. JOHN'S, Newfoundland, April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Atlantic DataSystems (ADS), a Sage partner, today welcomed in two new Sage Intacct customers: eDNAtec Inc. and Ceres Halifax Inc.

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  • ST. JOHN'S, Newfoundland, April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Atlantic DataSystems (ADS), a Sage partner, today welcomed in two new Sage Intacct customers: eDNAtec Inc. and Ceres Halifax Inc.
  • These companies join more than 11,000 others, who are moving their business to Sage Intacct, an integrated cloud-based solution specifically designed to support the needs of growing businesses.
  • "As businesses look towards the future, companies like Ceres Halifax and eDNAtec are positioning themselves for future growth and success.
  • Since 1990, Atlantic DataSystems Inc. (ADS) has been helping customers to get the most from their business and information technology systems.

State Bank GIVES Program Celebrates National Volunteer Month

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

The GIVES program was conceived in April 2018 as a way for State Bank employees to give back to their colleagues and community that support them.

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  • The GIVES program was conceived in April 2018 as a way for State Bank employees to give back to their colleagues and community that support them.
  • And the State Bank GIVES Truck has traveled more than 5,000 miles to events all over the area, allowing the State Bank team to deepen their connections to the communities they serve.
  • Serving others through the GIVES program also allows State Bank employees to get to know community members on a different level.
  • Headquartered in Defiance, Ohio, SB Financial is a diversified financial services holding company for the State Bank & Trust Company (State Bank).

Taylor Farms Releases 2020 Social Responsibility and Sustainability Report

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

SALINAS, Calif., April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Taylor Farms, North America's leading producer of salads and healthy fresh foods, today published its 2020 Social Responsibility and Sustainability Report , featuring innovative advancements in environmental, business and community stewardship.

Key Points: 
  • SALINAS, Calif., April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Taylor Farms, North America's leading producer of salads and healthy fresh foods, today published its 2020 Social Responsibility and Sustainability Report , featuring innovative advancements in environmental, business and community stewardship.
  • "We are extremely proud of the hard work that is showcased in this report," said Bruce Taylor, Chairman and CEO.
  • Taylor Farms' 2020 Social Responsibility and Sustainability Report focuses on three core pillars where the company has committed to leaving the world a better place through impactful actions.
  • Taylor Farms is grounded in a commitment to quality, innovation, sustainability and food safety.

Automation Anywhere Advances AI-Powered IQ Bot in the Cloud to Combat COVID-19

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

IQ Bot's flexible cloud options meet this new workplace reality, granting the ability to automate document-centric processes in healthcare, life sciences, supply chain and the public sector.

Key Points: 
  • IQ Bot's flexible cloud options meet this new workplace reality, granting the ability to automate document-centric processes in healthcare, life sciences, supply chain and the public sector.
  • Today, hospitals across the globe are inundated with paperwork processing required to test and treat patients with COVID-19.
  • Additionally, on-demand, real-time processing of case record forms are required to obtain a current, accurate view of the pandemic.
  • Its Bot Store is the world's first and largest marketplace with more than 850 pre-built, intelligent automation solutions.

DataGrail Research Finds CCPA Compliance Starts at $200K

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

Privacy headlines (and COVID-related emails) in March & April likely drove an increase of CCPA privacy requests.

Key Points: 
  • Privacy headlines (and COVID-related emails) in March & April likely drove an increase of CCPA privacy requests.
  • Processing CCPA privacy requests will likely cost B2C companies $140,000 to $275,000 per one million consumer records, if done manually.
  • DataGrail helps companies comply effortlessly with existing and emerging privacy laws, such as GDPR and CCPA.
  • To learn more about DataGrail, please visit www.datagrail.io or follow DataGrail on Twitter and LinkedIn .

Bluecrew Study Reveals COVID-19 Impact on Hourly Workforce

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

Safety is also top of mind with more than a third of the hourly workers surveyed worried about being exposed to COVID-19 while on the job.

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  • Safety is also top of mind with more than a third of the hourly workers surveyed worried about being exposed to COVID-19 while on the job.
  • According to the data, 42% of hourly workers have already filed or plan to file for unemployment benefits, compared to just 17% of salaried workers.
  • The report also reveals hourly worker confusion over the CARES Act which provides workers who have been laid off or have reduced hours with extended unemployment benefits including an additional $600 a week.
  • Bluecrew is headquartered in Chicago with a presence in markets nationwide and is owned and operated by IAC (NASDAQ: IAC).

Stellar Development Foundation Announces Exclusive Partnership with Elliptic

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

SAN FRANCISCO, April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Stellar Development Foundation announced today the signing of an exclusive partnership with Elliptic, the leading provider of crypto-asset risk management solutions for crypto businesses and financial institutions.

Key Points: 
  • SAN FRANCISCO, April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Stellar Development Foundation announced today the signing of an exclusive partnership with Elliptic, the leading provider of crypto-asset risk management solutions for crypto businesses and financial institutions.
  • "Elliptic sets the global standard in preventing, detecting and actively pursuing criminal activity in this emerging industry," said Denelle Dixon, CEO and Executive Director of the Stellar Development Foundation.
  • The Stellar Development Foundation has been ahead of the curve in working with Elliptic on this."
  • The Stellar Development Foundation (SDF) is a non-profit organization that supports the development and growth of Stellar, an open-source network that connects the world's financial infrastructure.

Northwest Pipe Company to Release First Quarter 2020 Financial Results on May 7th

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

VANCOUVER, Wash., April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Northwest Pipe Company (NASDAQ: NWPX), an industry leader of engineered pipeline systems for water infrastructure, announced today it intends to release its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2020 on Thursday, May 7, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • VANCOUVER, Wash., April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Northwest Pipe Company (NASDAQ: NWPX), an industry leader of engineered pipeline systems for water infrastructure, announced today it intends to release its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2020 on Thursday, May 7, 2020.
  • Scott Montross, Northwest Pipe Company's President and Chief Executive Officer, and Aaron Wilkins, Chief Financial Officer, will host a conference call to discuss the Company's first quarter 2020 results on Friday, May 8, 2020, at 7:00 a.m. Pacific Time.
  • Founded in 1966, Northwest Pipe Company is the largest manufacturer of engineered steel water pipeline systems in North America.
  • Northwest Pipe Company provides solution-based products for a wide range of markets including water transmission and infrastructure, water and wastewater plant piping, trenchless technology, and piping rehabilitation.

Marvell Technology Group Ltd. Announces Conference Call to Review First Quarter of Fiscal 2021 Financial Results

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (NASDAQ: MRVL), a leader in infrastructure semiconductor solutions,today announced it will conduct a conference call following the release of its first quarter of fiscal year 2021 financial results on Thursday, May 28, 2020, at 1:45 p.m. Pacific Time.

Key Points: 
  • SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (NASDAQ: MRVL), a leader in infrastructure semiconductor solutions,today announced it will conduct a conference call following the release of its first quarter of fiscal year 2021 financial results on Thursday, May 28, 2020, at 1:45 p.m. Pacific Time.
  • Marvell first revolutionized the digital storage industry by moving information at speeds never thought possible.
  • Today, that same breakthrough innovation remains at the heart of the company's storage, processing, networking, security and connectivity solutions.
  • Marvell and the Marvell logo are registered trademarks of Marvell and/or its affiliates.

98point6 Partners with Boeing, Chipotle, Circle K and KinderCare to Provide Text-Based Primary Care in Response to COVID-19

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

SEATTLE, April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- 98point6 today announced partnerships with Boeing, Chipotle, Circle K and KinderCare to provide text-based primary care to 500,000 combined employees in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Key Points: 
  • SEATTLE, April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- 98point6 today announced partnerships with Boeing, Chipotle, Circle K and KinderCare to provide text-based primary care to 500,000 combined employees in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • 98point6 leverages machine learning and AI, paired with the expertise of board-certified physicians to deliver on-demand, text-based care to patients when and where they need it.
  • 98point6 covers a full spectrum of primary care, from diagnosis and treatment to ordering of prescriptions and labs.
  • For employers, health plans and retail partners, 98point6 increases primary care utilization among those not actively or appropriately engaged in their healthenabling earlier medical intervention and reducing overall cost of care.

University Health System Launches Gozio Health COVID-19 Fast Track Solution

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

Download the app for free by searching for "University Health System Go" on the Apple App store, or the Google Play store.

Key Points: 
  • Download the app for free by searching for "University Health System Go" on the Apple App store, or the Google Play store.
  • "During this pandemic, real time mobile communications are essential to the health and safety of our community," said Selene Mejia, University Health System digital marketing manager.
  • "We rolled out our COVID-19 Fast Track solution because hospitals need dynamic, reliable mobile communications now," says Joshua Titus, CEO and founder Gozio Health.
  • University Health System is owned by the people of Bexar County and partnered with UT Health San Antonio, making it South Texas' only academic medical center.

Danaher Completes Sale Of Certain Businesses To Sartorius AG To Satisfy Regulatory Requirement For Cytiva Acquisition

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

The combined revenue of the businesses, which were part of Danaher's Life Sciences segment, was approximately $170 million in 2019.

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  • The combined revenue of the businesses, which were part of Danaher's Life Sciences segment, was approximately $170 million in 2019.
  • Danaher sold these businesses in order to obtain regulatory approval for its acquisition of the GE Biopharma business, now called Cytiva.
  • The closing of the Sartorius AG agreement was conditioned upon Danaher closing its acquisition of Cytiva, which was completed on March 31, 2020.
  • Its family of world class brands has leadership positions in the demanding and attractive health care, environmental and applied end-markets.

Twenty Over Ten Named Leading FinTech Company in Global WealthTech 100 List

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

STATE COLLEGE, Pa., April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Twenty Over Ten , an industry-leading SaaS company, was named to the WealthTech 100 list, an annual list of 100 of the world's most innovative WealthTech companies.

Key Points: 
  • STATE COLLEGE, Pa., April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Twenty Over Ten , an industry-leading SaaS company, was named to the WealthTech 100 list, an annual list of 100 of the world's most innovative WealthTech companies.
  • The WEALTHTECH100 is an annual list of 100 of the world's most innovative WealthTech companies selected by a panel of industry experts and analysts.
  • FinTech Global offers the most comprehensive data, the most valuable insights and the most powerful analytical tools available for the global FinTech industry.
  • They cover every industry development, every investment, every exit and profile of every company in every FinTech sector around the world.

Perspecta schedules fourth quarter and full fiscal year 2020 earnings release and conference call

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

CHANTILLY, Va., April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Perspecta Inc. (NYSE: PRSP), a leading U.S. government services provider, announced today it will issue its fourth quarter and full fiscal year 2020 earnings press release after close of market on Thursday, May 21, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • CHANTILLY, Va., April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Perspecta Inc. (NYSE: PRSP), a leading U.S. government services provider, announced today it will issue its fourth quarter and full fiscal year 2020 earnings press release after close of market on Thursday, May 21, 2020.
  • Members of Perspecta's executive team will discuss the results in a conference call beginning at 5:00 p.m. EDT.
  • Analysts and institutional investors may participate in the conference call by dialing 888-348-3873 (Canadian 855-669-9657; international 412-902-4234) and asking for the Perspecta Inc. or PRSP call.
  • All other participants can join the conference webcast from the investor relations section of the Perspecta website.