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SME, Women in Manufacturing Association Announce Reciprocal Student Memberships

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 7:34pm

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Sept. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --SME, the professional association committed to advancing manufacturing and developing a skilled workforce, and Women in Manufacturing (WiM), a trade association dedicated to supporting, promoting, and inspiring women who have chosen a career in manufacturing, announced today a reciprocal student membership program.

Key Points: 
  • SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Sept. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --SME, the professional association committed to advancing manufacturing and developing a skilled workforce, and Women in Manufacturing (WiM), a trade association dedicated to supporting, promoting, and inspiring women who have chosen a career in manufacturing, announced today a reciprocal student membership program.
  • "Women in Manufacturing and SME have each worked tirelessly to provide personal and professional development opportunities to students of all ages in manufacturing," said Allison Grealis, President of Women in Manufacturing.
  • The Women in Manufacturing Association is a more than 8,000-member-strong association dedicated to supporting, promoting and inspiring women who have chosen a career in the manufacturing industry.
  • WiM is the only association specifically dedicated to supporting women in the manufacturing sector with year-round programming and a national directory for women in the industry.

IoT and Cloud Computing is the Next Big Thing in the Data Center Colocation Market - Arizton

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 7:00pm

The retail colocation market is likely to be driven by the high demand for colocation services from organizations in developing countries.

Key Points: 
  • The retail colocation market is likely to be driven by the high demand for colocation services from organizations in developing countries.
  • The rising trend of Greenfield modular data center investments will contribute growth to the Europe data center colocation market.
  • The data center market in APAC is mainly dominated by colocation providers, followed by internet and cloud service providers.
  • The major demand for colocation data center capacity during the COVID-19 pandemic came from cloud-service providers that chose to host their data in colocation data centers instead of building their own data centers in the region.

IoT and Cloud Computing is the Next Big Thing in the Data Center Colocation Market - Arizton

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 7:42pm

The retail colocation market is likely to be driven by the high demand for colocation services from organizations in developing countries.

Key Points: 
  • The retail colocation market is likely to be driven by the high demand for colocation services from organizations in developing countries.
  • The rising trend of Greenfield modular data center investments will contribute growth to the Europe data center colocation market.
  • The data center market in APAC is mainly dominated by colocation providers, followed by internet and cloud service providers.
  • The major demand for colocation data center capacity during the COVID-19 pandemic came from cloud-service providers that chose to host their data in colocation data centers instead of building their own data centers in the region.

UN Global Compact announces new Africa Strategy to accelerate principled business, climate action and the Sustainable Development Goals

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 6:13pm

The strategy is released ahead of the Climate Change Conference of Parties (COP 27) in Africa in 2022, and as countries on the continent begin implementing the African Union’s Agenda 2063 -- a collective blueprint for transforming the African continent into a global powerhouse of the future. 

Key Points: 
  • Aiming to accelerate and scale the global collective impact of business, the UN Global Compact Africa strategy 2021-2023 aims to galvanize large and small companies across Africa to uphold the Ten Principles.
  • Announcing the Africa strategy, Sanda Ojiambo, CEO and Executive Director of the UN Global Compact, said: The private sector plays a critical role in the development of Africa and in realizing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
  • The UN Global Compact Africa Strategy seeks to engage and recruit the top 100 companies across the continent, while also expanding its value propositions to SMEs, a crucial part of Africas economy.
  • Our ambition is to accelerate and scale the global collective impact of business by upholding the Ten Principles and delivering the Sustainable Development Goals through accountable companies and ecosystems that enable change.

SMEStreet Global Women Leadership Awards and International Forum for Economic Empowerment Through Women Entrepreneurship to be Organized

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 1:32pm

This global webinar on the topic of "Shaping up Entrepreneurship through Empowered Women and Women Workforce" is getting organized on digital platforms.

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  • This global webinar on the topic of "Shaping up Entrepreneurship through Empowered Women and Women Workforce" is getting organized on digital platforms.
  • This webinar will happen along with the SMEStreet Global Women Leadership Awards 2021 in which over 20 Women leaders across the world are getting facilitated and recognized for their game-changing work towards creating opportunities around their respective horizons.
  • The campaign of inviting nominations for the Global Women Leadership Awards was kickstarted from World Entrepreneurs Day on 21 August 2021.
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    Jury Meeting SMEStreet-WICCI Global Women Leadership Awards The jury of the Global Women Leadership Awards is chaired by Shri MC Gupta, Former Chief Secretary Haryana Govt.

ENERGISME: Sandrine Cauvin joins Energisme as Administrative and Financial Director.

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 5:06pm

ENERGISME: Sandrine Cauvin joins Energisme as Administrative and Financial Director.

Key Points: 
  • ENERGISME: Sandrine Cauvin joins Energisme as Administrative and Financial Director.
  • Sandrine Cauvin said: "I am proud to join the Energisme team.
  • ENERGISME (ISIN code: FR0013399359/Ticker: ALNRG) has been listed on the Euronext Growth market since July 2020.
  • ENERGISME is eligible for SME personal equity plans and qualifies as a BPI Innovative Company and BPI Excellence.

Freelance.com: Signing of the memorandum of understanding and draft contribution agreement with Helvetic Payroll

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 5:06pm

The acquisition of Helvetic Payroll reflects freelance.com's desire to expand the range of services offered to all of its clients, while building a benchmark player internationally.

Key Points: 
  • The acquisition of Helvetic Payroll reflects freelance.com's desire to expand the range of services offered to all of its clients, while building a benchmark player internationally.
  • The leader in wage portage in Switzerland, Helvetic Payroll supports both freelance consultants and international companies.
  • Changes in levels of activity combined with finalisation of the acquisition of Helvetic Payroll reinforce the Group's short- and medium-term turnover ambitions.
  • Following approval of the proposed merger with the Helvetic Payroll Group by the board of directors, a memorandum of understanding subject to conditions precedent was concluded and a draft contribution agreement signed on 17 September 2021.

Open Source Services Market worth $50.0 billion by 2026 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 4:00pm

Based on services, the Open Source Services Market is segmented into two categories: professional and managed.

Key Points: 
  • Based on services, the Open Source Services Market is segmented into two categories: professional and managed.
  • The managed services segment for open source services is expected to grow at a higher CAGR as managed services provide all the required skillsets to maintain and upgrade solutions, which are of utmost importance in open source environments.
  • The open source services report provides insights into these regional markets in terms of market size, growth rates, future trends, market drivers, and COVID-19 impact.
  • North America is expected to hold the highest market share in the overall Open Source Services Market during the forecast period.

Open Source Services Market worth $50.0 billion by 2026 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 4:00pm

Based on services, the Open Source Services Market is segmented into two categories: professional and managed.

Key Points: 
  • Based on services, the Open Source Services Market is segmented into two categories: professional and managed.
  • The managed services segment for open source services is expected to grow at a higher CAGR as managed services provide all the required skillsets to maintain and upgrade solutions, which are of utmost importance in open source environments.
  • The open source services report provides insights into these regional markets in terms of market size, growth rates, future trends, market drivers, and COVID-19 impact.
  • North America is expected to hold the highest market share in the overall Open Source Services Market during the forecast period.

Citi, IFC and Global Bank Partner to Finance Women’s Economic Empowerment in Panama

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 3:08pm

Citi, Global Bank and the International Finance Corporation (IFC) have partnered to provide more mortgages and Small Medium Enterprise (SME) business loans to women.

Key Points: 
  • Citi, Global Bank and the International Finance Corporation (IFC) have partnered to provide more mortgages and Small Medium Enterprise (SME) business loans to women.
  • In addition, Global Bank will also partner with IFC Advisory Services to further enhance and develop gender-focused products and services in Panama.
  • Citi, the leading global bank, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions.
  • IFCa member of the World Bank Groupis the largest global development institution focused on the private sector in emerging markets.