Computer science

EQS-News: Marco Santos to become CEO of GFT Technologies SE

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Wednesday, April 10, 2024

Stuttgart, 26 March 2024 – The Administrative Board of GFT Technologies SE today appointed Marco Santos as the new CEO of the digitalisation group.

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  • Stuttgart, 26 March 2024 – The Administrative Board of GFT Technologies SE today appointed Marco Santos as the new CEO of the digitalisation group.
  • In addition to his current role, Jochen Ruetz (56), CFO of GFT Technologies SE, will become Deputy CEO as of 1 January 2025.
  • Ulrich Dietz, Chairman of the Administrative Board of GFT Technologies, said: “Marco Santos is a guarantor of growth and innovation.
  • I am sure that GFT will continue to develop successfully with the new team.”
    Marco Santos has been appointed CEO of GFT.

EHang Announces Appointment of Co-Chief Operating Officer

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Tuesday, April 9, 2024

Mr. Wang will be in charge of EHang’s business operations, with a focus on business development, product sales, marketing, commercial operations for UAM services.

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  • Mr. Wang will be in charge of EHang’s business operations, with a focus on business development, product sales, marketing, commercial operations for UAM services.
  • He will report to Mr. Huazhi Hu, the Founder, Chairman and CEO of EHang.
  • Prior to joining EHang, Mr. Wang worked for Antaeus Group, a Chinese group enterprise with cross-industry services in resort, film and art, as the Chief Executive Officer (“CEO”) of Mangrove Tree Technology Group from June 2020 to March 2024.
  • We look forward to working closely with Mr. Wang in accelerating our growth into a new stage.”
    Mr. Zhao Wang, Co-COO of EHang, commented, “I am delighted to join EHang as the Co-COO.

Vimeo Appoints Philip Moyer as New Chief Executive Officer

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Thursday, April 4, 2024

NEW YORK, April 04, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Vimeo (NASDAQ: VMEO), the leading video platform for businesses, today announced the appointment of Philip Moyer as Chief Executive Officer and member of the Board of Directors, effective April 8, 2024.

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  • NEW YORK, April 04, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Vimeo (NASDAQ: VMEO), the leading video platform for businesses, today announced the appointment of Philip Moyer as Chief Executive Officer and member of the Board of Directors, effective April 8, 2024.
  • Adam Gross, the Company’s Interim Chief Executive Officer and member of the Board, will remain on the Board after the transition.
  • “I’m thrilled to join as CEO of Vimeo, a platform that revolutionizes how millions engage with video content worldwide,” said Moyer.
  • On Monday, May 6, 2024 at 5:00pm ET, Vimeo will live stream a video conference which will include Philip to answer questions regarding its first quarter results.

BellaSeno Appoints Dr. Thomas Lingner as Chief Technology Officer and Inga Freyert as VP Quality and Regulatory Affairs

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Wednesday, April 3, 2024

Leipzig, Germany, April 3, 2024 – BellaSeno GmbH , an ISO 13485-certified medtech company developing resorbable scaffolds using additive manufacturing technologies, announced today that Dr. Thomas Lingner was appointed Chief Technology Officer and Inga Freyert was promoted to VP Quality and Regulatory Affairs.

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  • Leipzig, Germany, April 3, 2024 – BellaSeno GmbH , an ISO 13485-certified medtech company developing resorbable scaffolds using additive manufacturing technologies, announced today that Dr. Thomas Lingner was appointed Chief Technology Officer and Inga Freyert was promoted to VP Quality and Regulatory Affairs.
  • Inga Freyert served as BellaSeno´s Head of Quality Management since 2022 and was promoted to VP Quality Management and Regulatory Affairs in early 2024.
  • Before joining bess pro GmbH, Inga Freyert worked as Quality & Regulatory Specialist / Junior Q&R Manager at MagForce AG, Berlin.
  • “We warmly welcome Dr. Thomas Lingner and Inga Freyert to their new roles at BellaSeno,” said Dr. Mohit Chhaya, CEO of BellaSeno.

Auburn National Bancorporation, Inc. Elects Two New Directors

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Friday, March 29, 2024

“We are delighted to have Ms. Spencer and Mr. Lawler join our team of Directors,” said Robert W. Dumas, Chairman of the Company and the Bank.

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  • “We are delighted to have Ms. Spencer and Mr. Lawler join our team of Directors,” said Robert W. Dumas, Chairman of the Company and the Bank.
  • “They both bring valuable experience to our Board.”
    Ms. Spencer is currently retired from Auburn University.
  • Before retiring, Ms. Spencer served as the Director for the Alabama 4-H Youth Development and Conference Center in Columbiana, Alabama from 2000 to 2014.
  • in Business Administration from Auburn University and is a member of Chapter A, P.E.O., a philanthropic organization focused on the education and advancement of women.

UMD Launches Institute Focused on Ethical AI Development

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Tuesday, April 9, 2024

COLLEGE PARK, Md., April 9, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- The University of Maryland today announced the launch of a new institute dedicated to developing the next generation of artificial intelligence (AI) education, technology and leaders.

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  • "Establishing the AI Interdisciplinary Institute at Maryland is a pioneering step in AI research and education," said University of Maryland President Darryll J. Pines.
  • With this institute, our experts will work together to globally lead responsible AI development that spurs economic growth and promotes human well-being.
  • The new institute builds upon the university's existing AI expertise, research and centers, including the Center for Machine Learning, the National Science Foundation-funded Institute for Trustworthy AI in Law & Society (TRAILS), the Value-Centered AI Initiative and the Social Data Science Center.
  • The institute will coordinate:
    In addition to the existing, 100-plus faculty members who study and teach AI, the university expects to hire additional faculty in foundational and interdisciplinary AI, and staff to work within the institute.

LAU New York Transforms Into a Branch Campus

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Tuesday, April 9, 2024

LAU New York, strategically located in midtown Manhattan, may now confer master's and bachelor's degrees.

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  • LAU New York, strategically located in midtown Manhattan, may now confer master's and bachelor's degrees.
  • LAU students in Lebanon and New York will benefit from an enriched learning experience featuring cultural exchange and the forging of stronger links between the countries.
  • LAU New York is poised to launch the BS in International Business in September 2025.
  • LAU's online programs will be strategically relocated to LAU New York.

KYRON LEARNING SELECTED BY WESTERN GOVERNORS UNIVERSITY, ILLINOIS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, SAGA EDUCATION, RELAY GRADUATE SCHOOL OF EDUCATION, AND OTHERS TO AMPLIFY THEIR LEARNING SOLUTIONS

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Tuesday, April 9, 2024

SAN FRANCISCO, April 9, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Kyron Learning, a company focused on providing learners equitable access to great instructors, today announced the general availability of the Kyron platform, a learning environment that utilizes discussion-based lessons, powered by generative AI, to amplify and scale great teachers. Customers currently using the Kyron platform to enhance their learning solutions include: Western Governors University, Illinois Institute of Technology, Saga Education, Relay Graduate School of Education, Baltimore City Public Schools, Cambiar Education / Run the Future, and KIPP Chicago Public Schools.

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  • Customers currently using the Kyron platform to enhance their learning solutions include: Western Governors University, Illinois Institute of Technology, Saga Education, Relay Graduate School of Education, Baltimore City Public Schools, Cambiar Education / Run the Future, and KIPP Chicago Public Schools.
  • By leveraging the Kyron Learning platform, educational institutions and learning solution providers can take advantage of the AI-based learning framework Kyron has created and use it to create state-of-the art interactive learning content in a matter of minutes.
  • "Our partners are tackling a diverse set of important problems using the Kyron platform," says Rajen Sheth, CEO of Kyron Learning.
  • Illinois Institute of Technology: Illinois Tech is using Kyron in their Coursera-based Managerial Economics courses to provide on-demand, differentiated instruction on frequently asked questions.

McCann Systems Recognizes Exceptional STEM Talent with 2024 Scholarship Awards

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Monday, April 8, 2024

WALLINGFORD, Conn., April 8, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- McCann Systems , a renowned commercial audiovisual integrator, is proud to announce the results of its highly anticipated annual STEM Scholarship competition .

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  • WALLINGFORD, Conn., April 8, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- McCann Systems , a renowned commercial audiovisual integrator, is proud to announce the results of its highly anticipated annual STEM Scholarship competition .
  • This year, in recognition of the exceptional pool of applicants, McCann expanded the field to three winners, each receiving substantial awards toward their higher education.
  • Catherine added, "Nice to meet the other candidates, and thank you, McCann Systems, for sponsoring the scholarship.
  • McCann Systems remains committed to supporting and empowering the next generation of STEM leaders, and the annual STEM Scholarship reflects this continued dedication.