Science and technology studies

ThriveOn Announces Global Premiere THRIVE II: This Is What It Takes September 26, 2020

Thursday, September 24, 2020 - 2:10pm

The sequel answers "what on Earth it will take to thrive," with innovative and practical solutions in alignment with principles, not politics.

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  • The sequel answers "what on Earth it will take to thrive," with innovative and practical solutions in alignment with principles, not politics.
  • "THRIVE II: This Is What It Takes demonstrates how suppressed many scientists, healers and technologies became as they challenged the status quo," said Foster Gamble .
  • "We could not have released this documentary to a world more disenchanted with the status quo and hungry for hope, grounded in solutions."
  • THRIVE II: This Is What It Takes brings viewers behind the scenes with the people and innovations that have the power to transform life for everyone.

Graphic Design Degree Hub Awards 2020 Creativity Scholarship to Simi Valley, CA Student

Wednesday, September 23, 2020 - 1:34pm

PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Kelly Dizon of Simi Valley, CA, has been awarded the 2020 GraphicDesignDegreehub.com Creativity Scholarship.

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  • PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Kelly Dizon of Simi Valley, CA, has been awarded the 2020 GraphicDesignDegreehub.com Creativity Scholarship.
  • The $1,500 scholarship is designed to promote study in graphic design and related disciplines.
  • The GraphicDesignDegreeHub.com Creativity Scholarship award is designed to promote study in graphic design and related disciplines through a monetary scholarship of $1500.
  • Graphic Design Degree Hub is a trusted resource for gathering the latest up-to-date information about pursuing the best graphic design degrees at top colleges across the United States.

DailyPay's CMO, Jeanniey Walden, Named as a "Top 25 Women Leaders in Financial Technology" of 2020

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 3:07pm

NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Jeanniey Walden, Chief Innovation and Marketing Officer for DailyPay, has been named as a "Top 25 Women Leaders in Financial Technology" by the Financial Technology Report .

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Jeanniey Walden, Chief Innovation and Marketing Officer for DailyPay, has been named as a "Top 25 Women Leaders in Financial Technology" by the Financial Technology Report .
  • This award recognizes women who have played a pivotal role in producing innovative, secure, and user-friendly financial technologies during a pandemic and an economically challenging time.
  • "Jeanniey has displayed exemplary leadership and has driven record revenue growth through forward-thinking, innovative marketing campaigns at DailyPay," said Jason Lee , CEO of DailyPay.
  • The Financial Technology Report is a comprehensive source for market research and insights, business news, investment activity and corporate actions related to the financial technology sector.

Advanced Scientific Concepts Among Top Teams Selected by AFWERX to Exhibit at EngageSpace September 29 - 30

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 5:29pm

AFWERX , the catalyst for fostering innovation within the U.S. Air Force, will host the virtual two-day event September 29 30, the premier event for the Space Industry.

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  • AFWERX , the catalyst for fostering innovation within the U.S. Air Force, will host the virtual two-day event September 29 30, the premier event for the Space Industry.
  • "The solutions submitted for these space challenges represent the bleeding edge of space innovation," stated Brennan Townley, AFWERX Challenge Collaboration Lead.
  • "ASC is honored to have been included in this elite group of selected teams," said Brad Short, CEO at Advanced Scientific Concepts LLC.
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    SOURCE Advanced Scientific Concepts Inc.

CYFIRMA Awarded Frost & Sullivan APAC Best Practice for Cyber Intelligence Technology Innovation Leadership

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 2:00am

Frost & Sullivan's technology innovation leadership recognizes companies that lead the development and successful introduction of high-tech solutions to customers' most pressing needs, altering the industry or business landscape in the process.

Key Points: 
  • Frost & Sullivan's technology innovation leadership recognizes companies that lead the development and successful introduction of high-tech solutions to customers' most pressing needs, altering the industry or business landscape in the process.
  • Frost & Sullivan's stringent evaluation criteria consist of two key factors technology leverage and business impact.
  • Technology leverage criteria include assessing the degree of innovation, creativity, technology incubation, commercialization, and application diversity.
  • As a pioneer in cyber intelligence in Asia-Pacific, CYFIRMA demonstrates a commitment to innovation in the market.

Frost & Sullivan Best Practices Awards Honour the Best in Class in Asia-Pacific Industry

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - 6:54am

Frost & Sullivan, the Growth Partnership Company, works in collaboration with clients to leverage visionary innovation that addresses the global challenges and related growth opportunities that will make or break today's market participants.

Key Points: 
  • Frost & Sullivan, the Growth Partnership Company, works in collaboration with clients to leverage visionary innovation that addresses the global challenges and related growth opportunities that will make or break today's market participants.
  • For more than 50 years, we have been developing growth strategies for the global 1000, emerging businesses, the public sector and the investment community.
  • Is your organization prepared for the next profound wave of industry convergence, disruptive technologies, increasing competitive intensity, Mega Trends, breakthrough best practices, changing customer dynamics and emerging economies?
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The Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) Industry in North America, 2020-2025 - Increasing Focus on Developing Ground-breaking Smart Products & Factories

Friday, September 11, 2020 - 11:00am

The North American Product Lifecycle Management Market size is anticipated to grow at steady CAGR during the forecast period.

Key Points: 
  • The North American Product Lifecycle Management Market size is anticipated to grow at steady CAGR during the forecast period.
  • The market is driven by the increasing focus on developing ground-breaking smart products and factories, growing need to build product innovation platforms, the rising demand for cloud-based product lifecycle management solutions, among others.
  • The North American Product Lifecycle Management Market can be segmented based on type of service, component, deployment mode, service type, end-user industry, company and country.
  • Leading players in the North American Product Lifecycle Management Market are engaging in partnerships and acquisitions in order to increase their market share.

MetaCX Appoints Former Facebook Executive as Chief Product Officer

Tuesday, September 8, 2020 - 3:30pm

MetaCX , the pioneer in a new outcomes-based approach for managing the customer lifecycle, today announced its appointment of Anand Tharanathan to the newly created role of Chief Product Officer.

Key Points: 
  • MetaCX , the pioneer in a new outcomes-based approach for managing the customer lifecycle, today announced its appointment of Anand Tharanathan to the newly created role of Chief Product Officer.
  • Tharanathan joins MetaCX from Facebook where, as the head of user experience research, he led end-to-end product research for Facebook Search, Identity, News and the overall App Platform.
  • Before Facebook, Tharanathan held executive leadership positions at Angies List and Fjord, the design and innovation division of Accenture Interactive.
  • At MetaCX, Tharanathan will lead the product organization, including product strategy and management, research, design and delivery, working closely with the existing technology and go-to-market teams.

Johnson Controls To Present At The 2020 RBC Capital Markets Global Industrials Virtual Conference

Tuesday, September 8, 2020 - 12:00pm

At Johnson Controls, we transform the environments where people live, work, learn and play.

Key Points: 
  • At Johnson Controls, we transform the environments where people live, work, learn and play.
  • From optimizing building performance to improving safety and enhancing comfort, we drive the outcomes that matter most.
  • We deliver our promise in industries such as healthcare, education, data centers and manufacturing.
  • With a global team of 105,000 experts in more than 150 countries and over 130 years of innovation, we are the power behind our customers' mission.

Evogene Announces $10 Million Equity Led Investment by ARK Investment Management, LLC

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 5:17pm

Of the aggregate investment amount, ARK Invest, a leading technology investment firm, specializing in thematic investing in disruptive innovation, will invest $7 million and Alpha Capital Anstalt will invest $3 million.

Key Points: 
  • Of the aggregate investment amount, ARK Invest, a leading technology investment firm, specializing in thematic investing in disruptive innovation, will invest $7 million and Alpha Capital Anstalt will invest $3 million.
  • The offering is expected to close on or before September 3, 2020, subject to customary closing conditions.
  • ARK's investment strategies include: Autonomous Technology and Robotics, Next Generation Internet, Genomic Revolution, Fintech Innovations, 3D Printing, Israel Innovative Technology, and the overall ARK Disruptive Innovation Strategy.
  • Evogene and its subsidiaries disclaim any obligation or commitment to update these forward-looking statements to reflect future events or developments or changes in expectations, estimates, projections and assumptions.