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Cadence McShane Completes Construction on Eastside Early College High School

Saturday, October 16, 2021 - 12:00am

AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Cadence McShane Construction Company is excited to announce the completion of Austin Independent School District's (Austin ISD) Eastside Early College High School.

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  • AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Cadence McShane Construction Company is excited to announce the completion of Austin Independent School District's (Austin ISD) Eastside Early College High School.
  • The new construction and modernization of the school is significant for many reasons.
  • "Eastside Early College High School is a very significant project for Austin ISD and the city of Austin as a whole," remarked Srinath Pai Kasturi, Executive Vice President of Cadence McShane.
  • Austin ISD is Austin's home for inclusive learning: high expectations for all children, high outcomes for every student.

Pioneering Technology Companies and Global Innovators join FII Institute for 5th Anniversary of FII

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:36pm

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- From flying cars to space technology, plus drones, satellites and video calls, the biggest names in technology and innovation are partnering with the Future Investment Initiative (FII) Institute. Some of the world's best pioneering technology companies and startups have partnered with the Institute ahead of the 5th anniversary of FII on October 26-28, 2021, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Key Points: 
  • Some of the world's best pioneering technology companies and startups have partnered with the Institute ahead of the 5th anniversary of FII on October 26-28, 2021, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
  • The FII Institute is a global nonprofit foundation and technology partners support the work of the Institute across 5 impact areas: AI, Robotics, Education, Healthcare, and Sustainability.
  • The 5th Anniversary of FII will take place under the theme "Invest in Humanity" and each of the technology partners share that common theme.
  • FII Institute CEO Richard Attias said "Each partner brings unique and pioneering technology that supports the FII Institute mission to make a positive impact on humanity.

Pioneering Technology Companies and Global Innovators join FII Institute for 5th Anniversary of FII

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:29pm

Some of the world's best pioneering technology companies and startups have partnered with the Institute ahead of the 5th anniversary of FII on October 26-28, 2021, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Key Points: 
  • Some of the world's best pioneering technology companies and startups have partnered with the Institute ahead of the 5th anniversary of FII on October 26-28, 2021, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
  • The FII Institute is a global nonprofit foundation and technology partners support the work of the Institute across 5 impact areas: AI, Robotics, Education, Healthcare, and Sustainability.
  • The 5th Anniversary of FII will take place under the theme "Invest in Humanity" and each of the technology partners share that common theme.
  • FII Institute CEO Richard Attias said "Each partner brings unique and pioneering technology that supports the FII Institute mission to make a positive impact on humanity.

Plug Power Announces Execution of Definitive Agreement to Acquire Applied Cryo Technologies

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:09pm

The acquisition of ACT adds significant capabilities, expertise, and technologies to Plug Power, which will help the company expand the green hydrogen ecosystem.

Key Points: 
  • The acquisition of ACT adds significant capabilities, expertise, and technologies to Plug Power, which will help the company expand the green hydrogen ecosystem.
  • Plug Powers hydrogen fuel cell technology also provides reliable, resilient on-site backup power for businesses and institutions, whether data centers, utilities, retailers or universities.
  • With ACTs cryogenic technologies, Plug Power will enhance its ability to deliver and store green hydrogen from our growing footprint of plants throughout the world, said Andy Marsh, CEO for Plug Power.
  • Founded in 2012, Applied Cryo Technologies is a leading manufacturer of highly engineered equipment servicing multiple applications throughout the Industrial Gas and Energy industries.

Antler Raises Over $300m and Expands Investment Focus to Invest Up to Series C

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 2:05pm

We look forward to backing even more entrepreneurs that are redefining industries in the future.

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  • We look forward to backing even more entrepreneurs that are redefining industries in the future.
  • Teddy Himler from SoftBank also joins as a Partner of the later-stage investment team.
  • Antler also intends to now invest in a number of companies from outside of its portfolio at seed and Series A stages.
  • Lieven Debruyne, Global Head of Distribution at Schroders said, As a longstanding partner and investor in Antler, we are delighted to continue our investment in Antler.

AST Releases Version 4.0 of Advanced Test Automation Service

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 11:28pm

Applications Software Technology (AST) LLC, a leading provider of IT consulting and managed services, today announced version 4.0 of its advanced Testing-as-a-Service (TaaS) offering.

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  • Applications Software Technology (AST) LLC, a leading provider of IT consulting and managed services, today announced version 4.0 of its advanced Testing-as-a-Service (TaaS) offering.
  • AST TaaS is powered by the unique and proprietary AST Autonomous Cloud Tester (ACT).
  • Collaborative Test Plan & Schedule: View the scope of test scripts planned for upcoming cycles, including testing cadence and critical dates.
  • Release 4.0 of our advanced test automation service provides customers with the superior innovation and modern user experience they have come to expect from AST, said Stephen Engel, Chief Revenue Office, AST.

FII Institute partners with global entities for 5th Anniversary FII

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 9:09pm

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Future Investment Initiative (FII) Institute is proud to announce 16 partnerships with some of the world's largest companies and entities ahead of the 5th Anniversary of FII on October 26-28, 2021, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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  • - The Future Investment Initiative (FII) Institute has announced 16 partnerships with Saudi and international companies and entities for the 5thAnniversary of FII on October 26 28, 2021
    - Global partners include BNY Mellon, HSBC, Reliance Industries and Softbank Vision Fund
    RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Future Investment Initiative (FII) Institute is proud to announce 16 partnerships with some of the world's largest companies and entities ahead of the 5th Anniversary of FII on October 26-28, 2021, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
  • As a global nonprofit foundation, the partners will support the work of the FII Institute to make an impact in five areas: AI, Robotics, Education, Healthcare, and Sustainability.
  • The 5th Anniversary FII will take place under the theme "Invest in Humanity".
  • FII Institute CEO Richard Attias said, "We are delighted to welcome all of our partners to FII Institute.

FII Institute partners with global entities for 5th Anniversary FII

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 8:59pm

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Future Investment Initiative (FII) Institute is proud to announce 16 partnerships with some of the world's largest companies and entities ahead of the 5th Anniversary of FII on October 26-28, 2021, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Key Points: 
  • RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Future Investment Initiative (FII) Institute is proud to announce 16 partnerships with some of the world's largest companies and entities ahead of the 5th Anniversary of FII on October 26-28, 2021, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
  • As a global nonprofit foundation, the partners will support the work of the FII Institute to make an impact in five areas: AI, Robotics, Education, Healthcare, and Sustainability.
  • The 5th Anniversary FII will take place under the theme "Invest in Humanity".
  • FII Institute CEO Richard Attias said, "We are delighted to welcome all of our partners to FII Institute.

EyePoint Pharmaceuticals Presents Preliminary Safety Data from Phase 1 DAVIO Trial and YUTIQ® CALM Registry Study at American Society of Retina Specialists (ASRS) 39th Annual Meeting

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 8:00pm

WATERTOWN, Mass., Oct. 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- EyePoint Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: EYPT), a pharmaceutical company committed to developing and commercializing therapeutics to improve the lives of patients with serious eye disorders, today announced positive interim safety data from its Phase 1 clinical trial of EYP-1901, a potential twice-yearly sustained delivery anti-VEGF treatment targeting wet age-related macular degeneration (wet AMD), and preliminary results from YUTIQ® CALM, a real-world registry study of the fluocinolone acetonide intravitreal (FAi) implant 0.18 mg in chronic noninfectious posterior uveitis. The two studies were presented in a Paper-On-Demand and an ePoster Presentation, respectively, at the American Society of Retina Specialists (ASRS) 39th Annual Meeting held October 8 – 12, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • The two studies were presented in a Paper-On-Demand and an ePoster Presentation, respectively, at the American Society of Retina Specialists (ASRS) 39th Annual Meeting held October 8 12, 2021.
  • The study is ongoing, and all patients were previously treated with standard of care anti-VEGF therapies.
  • Key safety observations through at least 3-months post-dosing for all patients include that no serious adverse events (SAEs), ocular or systemic, were reported.
  • The ongoing YUTIQ CALM real-world registry study is collecting data on patients who have received the fluocinolone acetonide intravitreal implant 0.18 mg.

BNY Mellon Announces Collaboration With Future Investment Initiative Institute

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 6:30pm

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- BNY Mellon is joining The Future Investment Initiative Institute (FII Institute) to support a shared vision for growth in the region through working together identifying technologies of the future and sharing knowledge.

Key Points: 
  • RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- BNY Mellon is joining The Future Investment Initiative Institute (FII Institute) to support a shared vision for growth in the region through working together identifying technologies of the future and sharing knowledge.
  • "We are pleased to be working with FII Institute, together using our global reach, influence and resources to help build the future.
  • BNY Mellon is a global investments company dedicated to helping its clients manage and service their financial assets throughout the investment lifecycle.
  • Whether providing financial services for institutions, corporations or individual investors, BNY Mellon delivers informed investment and wealth management and investment services in 35 countries.