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Google Cloud Announces New Generative AI Advancements for Healthcare and Life Science Organizations

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Tuesday, March 12, 2024

ORLANDO, Fla., March 12, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Today at HIMSS24, Google Cloud announced several new solutions to help healthcare and life sciences organizations enable interoperability, build a better data foundation for their businesses, and deploy generative AI (gen AI) tools to improve patient outcomes.

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  • These search and question-answering capabilities now integrate with MedLM , Healthcare Data Engine (HDE) and Cloud Healthcare FHIR APIs , making it easier for healthcare and life science organizations to build the data analytics and AI solutions needed for next era health systems.
  • Configurable cloud APIs: Healthcare application developers can integrate the medically-tuned search directly into the clinician workflow tools using configurable cloud APIs.
  • "Not all generative AI is created equal, and in healthcare, the stakes are particularly high," said Aashima Gupta, global director for Healthcare Strategy & Solutions, Google Cloud.
  • For more information on these technology advancements for healthcare and life sciences, stop by the Google booth #2512 at HIMSS24 , and please contact your Google Cloud sales team to learn more.

Vivid Sydney 2024 Program Unveiled

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Monday, March 11, 2024

SYDNEY, AU, Mar 11, 2024 - (ACN Newswire) - Vivid Sydney, the Southern Hemisphere's largest multi-artform festival, today unveiled its captivating program for 2024.

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  • SYDNEY, AU, Mar 11, 2024 - (ACN Newswire) - Vivid Sydney, the Southern Hemisphere's largest multi-artform festival, today unveiled its captivating program for 2024.
  • Australia's largest event will transform Sydney with mesmerising light installations and 3D projections from Circular Quay to The Goods Line; genre-spanning music performances and creative showcases; a formidable Vivid Ideas program featuring experiences that will open minds; and a mouth-watering Vivid Food program.
  • Staged across Sydney, Vivid Sydney festival locations and venues include Circular Quay, the Sydney Opera House, The Rocks, State Library of New South Wales, Walsh Bay, Walsh Bay Arts Precinct, Barangaroo, Darling Harbour, University of Technology Sydney, The Goods Line, Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, Carriageworks, and more.
  • Vivid Sydney 2024 will engage audiences across four pillars: Vivid Light, Vivid Music, Vivid Ideas and Vivid Food.

Driving Progress: TBI Action Alliance Launches Multi-Pronged Initiative to Speed Development of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Solutions for Traumatic Brain Injury

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Monday, March 4, 2024

The TBI Action Alliance (TBIAA), a coalition focused on accelerating the development of diagnostics and therapeutics for TBI, today announced a multi-pronged policy and communications initiative to bring TBI to the forefront of the national public health agenda and advance new solutions for those affected.

Key Points: 
  • The TBI Action Alliance (TBIAA), a coalition focused on accelerating the development of diagnostics and therapeutics for TBI, today announced a multi-pronged policy and communications initiative to bring TBI to the forefront of the national public health agenda and advance new solutions for those affected.
  • Click here for a link to Know the Facts about TBI and resources for sharing it.
  • It's a silent epidemic that disrupts lives, burdens families and strains healthcare resources," emphasized Magali Haas, MD, PhD, Leader, TBI Action Alliance.
  • Every year, more than 3 million people experience a head injury that could lead to TBI.

Global Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) Strategic Research Report 2024: Market to Reach $24.4 Billion by 2030 - Top Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Trends for 2023 and Beyond

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Saturday, March 2, 2024

DUBLIN, March 1, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) - Global Strategic Business Report" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • DUBLIN, March 1, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) - Global Strategic Business Report" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Diversity and inclusion (D&I) initiatives have become increasingly vital in the corporate world, reflecting humanity's ongoing struggle with achieving equality across various demographics.
  • Despite these challenges, the economic benefits of diversity and inclusion are well acknowledged, prompting companies worldwide to prioritize D&I initiatives.
  • Recent market activity reflects the growing emphasis on D&I, with players worldwide exhibiting varying degrees of competitive market presence in 2023.

Latest news - Next TRAN meeting: 22-23 January 2024 - Committee on Transport and Tourism

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Sunday, January 14, 2024

Next TRAN meeting: 22-23 January 2024

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  • Next TRAN meeting: 22-23 January 2024
    11-01-2024 - 16:19
    - List of TRAN Coordinators - January 2022 (PDF - 12 KB)
    - Calendar of TRAN meetings 2024 (PDF - 12 KB)
    - TRAN work in progress (situation 08.01.2024) (PDF - 540 KB)
    - Tourism Task Force - composition (PDF - 90 KB)
    - Watch TRAN meetings live
    - Latest votes in TRAN
    - TRAN studies and publications
    - Press Room
    - EU Fact Sheets: Transport and tourism
    - Fact Sheets on the European Union

Latest news - Next TRAN meetings: 11 January (Joint ENVI-TRAN) and 22-23 January 2024 - Committee on Transport and Tourism

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Wednesday, January 3, 2024

Next TRAN meetings: 11 January (Joint ENVI-TRAN) and 22-23 January 2024

Key Points: 
  • Next TRAN meetings: 11 January (Joint ENVI-TRAN) and 22-23 January 2024
    03-01-2024 - 11:15
    The next TRAN meetings will take place:
    - on Thursday 11 January Joint ENVI-TRAN committee meeting (CJ46 - rule 58), 09.00 - 10:00 (ANTALL 4Q2) from where it will be webstreamed.
  • - on Monday 22 January 15.00-18.30 and Tuesday 23 January 09.00-12.30 and 14.30-18.30 (ANTALL 4Q1) from where it will be webstreamed.
  • - List of TRAN Coordinators - January 2022 (PDF - 12 KB)
    - Calendar of TRAN meetings 2023 (PDF - 19 KB)
    - Calendar of TRAN meetings 2024 (PDF - 12 KB)
    - TRAN work in progress (situation 06.12.2023) (PDF - 540 KB)
    - Tourism Task Force - composition (PDF - 90 KB)
    - Watch TRAN meetings live
    - Latest votes in TRAN
    - TRAN studies and publications
    - Press Room
    - EU Fact Sheets: Transport and tourism
    - Fact Sheets on the European Union

Global Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) Business Research Report 2023: Market to Reach $24.4 Billion by 2030 - Top Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Trends for 2023 and Beyond - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Monday, December 4, 2023

Innovator Diversity Key for Sustainable Innovation - But Is the System There Yet?

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  • Innovator Diversity Key for Sustainable Innovation - But Is the System There Yet?
  • Black Representation In The U.S Film Industry: A Special Focus
    What Better Indication of Rampant Sexual Objectification of Women Than This!
  • Salaries of Hollywood Stars by Age and Gender (In US$ 000s)
    Diverse Films Generate More Revenues!
  • It's a Fact
    What are the Solutions to Encourage & Build Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in the Movie Industry?

Global Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) Business Research Report 2023: How Diversity and Inclusion Technology Can Bring Organizational-Level Changes

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Friday, December 1, 2023

DUBLIN, Dec. 1, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) - Global Strategic Business Report" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • DUBLIN, Dec. 1, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) - Global Strategic Business Report" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The concept of Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) has gained significant attention in recent years, as companies recognize its importance in creating a more equitable and productive workplace.
  • Diversity & Inclusion encompasses various aspects, including racial and ethnic diversity, linguistic diversity, and the inclusion of skilled labor from around the world.
  • It's a Fact
    What are the Solutions to Encourage & Build Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in the Movie Industry?

Prevent Blindness Declares Third Annual Geographic Atrophy Awareness Week as Dec. 4-10, 2023

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Thursday, November 30, 2023

CHICAGO, Nov. 30, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Prevent Blindness, the nation's leading nonprofit eye health organization, is announcing the third annual Geographic Atrophy (GA) Awareness Week as Dec. 4-10, 2023. GA is a medical term that refers to later-stage cases of dry age-related macular degeneration (AMD). Macular degeneration is an eye condition that affects the macula of the retina. More than 8 million people in the world have GA, with an estimated 1 million in the United States, according to the Cleveland Clinic.

Key Points: 
  • Prevent Blindness provides free geographic atrophy educational resources for patients, care partners and healthcare professionals, including new Focus on Eye Health Expert series episode, Web resource, Fact Sheets and More
    CHICAGO, Nov. 30, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Prevent Blindness , the nation's leading nonprofit eye health organization, is announcing the third annual Geographic Atrophy (GA) Awareness Week as Dec. 4-10, 2023.
  • "By working closely with their eye doctors, people with geographic atrophy (GA) have hope to preserve their vision from the damaging effects of GA," said Jeff Todd, president and CEO of Prevent Blindness.
  • This year's GA Awareness Week is supported by funding from Apellis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. , and Iveric Bio , an Astellas Company.
  • Additionally, Prevent Blindness is participating in the first World Geographic Atrophy Day on Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2023.

SkyAlyne selected by the Government of Canada for Future Aircrew Training (FAcT) Program

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Friday, July 28, 2023

"We are honoured to be named today by Canada as the preferred bidder for FAcT," said France Hébert, President, SkyAlyne and Vice President, Defense & Security – Canada, CAE.

Key Points: 
  • "We are honoured to be named today by Canada as the preferred bidder for FAcT," said France Hébert, President, SkyAlyne and Vice President, Defense & Security – Canada, CAE.
  • "SkyAlyne is ready to execute the FAcT contract and collaborate with Canada and the RCAF on preparing our aircrew for the challenges of today and tomorrow."
  • The new single contract will replace and expand training services currently provided through two separate contracts (managed by SkyAlyne parent companies KF Aerospace and CAE) and through in-house aircrew training delivery by the RCAF.
  • SkyAlyne also submitted an extensive Indigenous Participation Plan as part of the requirement to commit a minimum of 5% of the contract value.