Mobility

Macif Success: Insurer Cuts Cost and Gains Flexibility With Guidewire Cloud Launch

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Thursday, September 29, 2022

French mutual insurer Macif is now using Europes leading core insurance platform on the cloud.

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  • French mutual insurer Macif is now using Europes leading core insurance platform on the cloud.
  • Macif has deployed Guidewire InsuranceSuite for their largest business line, Mobility, on Guidewire Cloud.
  • Emmanuel Naudin, Regional Vice President, Sales EMEA, Guidewire, added: This is the largest implementation of Guidewire InsuranceSuite on the cloud in Europe so far.
  • All other P&C business lines are scheduled for implementation on Guidewire Cloud in follow-up releases in the next couple of years.

Hitachi Astemo Launches New Website for its Automotive Group in the Americas

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Wednesday, September 28, 2022

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., Sept. 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Hitachi Astemo, a major global automotive supplier, has launched a new user-friendly website ( am.hitachiastemo.com ) covering its operations in the Americas.

Key Points: 
  • FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., Sept. 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Hitachi Astemo, a major global automotive supplier, has launched a new user-friendly website ( am.hitachiastemo.com ) covering its operations in the Americas.
  • Hitachi Astemo Americas has more than 20 manufacturing plants, research-and-development centers and sales offices in the U.S., Canada, Mexico and Brazil.
  • Hitachi Astemo was created in 2021 with the merger of four companies -- Hitachi Automotive Systems and three Honda affiliates: Nissin Kogyo, Keihin and Showa.
  • Hitachi Astemo Americas, Inc. manufactures and markets engine management, electric powertrain, and integrated vehicle controls for major automotive manufacturers worldwide, adhering to ISO/TS:16949:2009 industry standards.

OnGo Alliance Marks Important Milestones for CBRS Networks, Illustrating Substantial Momentum for Private, Fixed and Neutral Networks

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Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Along with the GSMA, the Alliance is sponsoring a co-located event, the Private Wireless Networks Summit, which will take place Thursday, September 29th in W2.229 of the West Hall.

Key Points: 
  • Along with the GSMA, the Alliance is sponsoring a co-located event, the Private Wireless Networks Summit, which will take place Thursday, September 29th in W2.229 of the West Hall.
  • Formerly the CBRS Alliance, this nearly 200-member group accelerates the buildout of effective and efficient CBRS networks, using 4G and 5G solutions.
  • The Alliance has also established a product certification program for OnGo equipment in the CBRS band ensuring multi-vendor interoperability.
  • For more information, please visit www.ongoalliance.org and follow the OnGo Alliance on LinkedIn and Twitter .

May Mobility and Via launch first rural transit program to use wheelchair accessible ADA-compliant autonomous vehicles

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Wednesday, September 28, 2022

GRAND RAPIDS, Minn., Sept. 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, May Mobility, a leader in the development and deployment of autonomous vehicle (AV) technology, and Via, the global leader in TransitTech, will launch the first public transit project using American Disability Act (ADA)-compliant AVs in rural America.

Key Points: 
  • The project will also advance the deployments of AVs in rural terrains and diverse and sometimes harsh weather conditions.
  • "May Mobility and Via are proud to bring cutting-edge technology and services to Grand Rapids with the first commercial fleet of Toyota Sienna Autono-MaaS vehicles."
  • We believe that Grand Rapids will serve as a pioneer for how autonomous, innovative mobility can transform the way small communities move."
  • Founded in 2012, Via pioneered the TransitTech category by using new technologies to develop public mobility systems optimizing networks of buses, shuttles, wheelchair accessible vehicles, school buses, autonomous vehicles, and electric vehicles around the globe.

EQS-News: fox e-mobility AG:

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Wednesday, September 28, 2022

The reddot Jury states: MIA 2.0, as a small electric city vehicle, will reflect its users personality.

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  • The reddot Jury states: MIA 2.0, as a small electric city vehicle, will reflect its users personality.
  • The cars distinctive design allows customers to select their preferred style from a variety of options.
  • (Event Link: https://www.red-dot.org/project/mia-20-60056 )
    The design protection with the EUIPO for the exterior design and the related patents - which are owned by Fox Automotive Switzerland AG, a 100% subsidiary of fox e-mobility AG - have been renewed.
  • The new MIA model is to be manufactured in Europe in cooperation with well-known suppliers to the electrical and automotive industries.

Honda Advances Support of Hispanic Scholarship Fund with $1 Million Donation

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Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Donation to Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) expands support of needs-based college scholarships, professional development opportunities and scholar support services

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  • Donation to Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) expands support of needs-based college scholarships, professional development opportunities and scholar support services
    TORRANCE, Calif., Sept. 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Honda is advancing its longstanding partnership with the Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) with a $1 million donation distributed over three years to help Latino undergraduate students achieve their dreams of attaining a college education and pursuing a professional career.
  • Through Honda's contributions to the HSF Scholarship Program, the company is helping to provide HSF scholars with support services for academic and professional development.
  • "Honda's donation and support of HSF programs are making an impact in these students' lives year-round by helping clear the pathway to college and professional careers."
  • Advancing its corporate social responsibility, Honda and the Honda USA Foundation support this direction through giving focused on education, the environment, mobility, traffic safety and community.

NEOM Tech & Digital Company steps into the future as 'Tonomus'

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Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Nadhmi Al-Nasr, CEO of NEOM, said:"The launch of Tonomus confirms our progress towards achieving the goals of NEOM and Vision 2030.

Key Points: 
  • Nadhmi Al-Nasr, CEO of NEOM, said:"The launch of Tonomus confirms our progress towards achieving the goals of NEOM and Vision 2030.
  • Tonomus will support our ambitions by contributing to the future of the tech and digital industry, stimulating innovation, and driving the development of the world's first cognitive community.
  • Tonomus' digital infrastructure will be the operating system of NEOM, enabling the bold ambitions of its communities and industries.
  • This material is distributed by DJE Edelman Inc on behalf of NEOM Tech & Digital.

NEOM Tech & Digital Company steps into the future as 'Tonomus'

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Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Nadhmi Al-Nasr, CEO of NEOM, said:"The launch of Tonomus confirms our progress towards achieving the goals of NEOM and Vision 2030.

Key Points: 
  • Nadhmi Al-Nasr, CEO of NEOM, said:"The launch of Tonomus confirms our progress towards achieving the goals of NEOM and Vision 2030.
  • Tonomus will support our ambitions by contributing to the future of the tech and digital industry, stimulating innovation, and driving the development of the world's first cognitive community.
  • Tonomus' digital infrastructure will be the operating system of NEOM, enabling the bold ambitions of its communities and industries.
  • This material is distributed by DJE Edelman Inc on behalf of NEOM Tech & Digital.

EV Shoppers Adapt to Inventory Challenges, Define Threshold for Order Delays

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Tuesday, September 27, 2022

LIVONIA, Mich., Sept. 27, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Electric vehicle (EV) shoppers are accepting and understanding of current inventory limitations due to the chip shortage, and are changing their shopping behaviors in response.

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  • LIVONIA, Mich., Sept. 27, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Electric vehicle (EV) shoppers are accepting and understanding of current inventory limitations due to the chip shortage, and are changing their shopping behaviors in response.
  • Consumers are willing to order their vehicle and wait for delivery, and a new report reveals the threshold to which they are willing to adapt.
  • Consumers have an array of preferences that vary widely across age and EV intention groups, said K.C.
  • Quantitative results were complemented by nine qualitative interviews with EV Intender respondents, in addition to four separate interviews with dealership managers across the country.

NOVARC TECHNOLOGIES SECURES SERIES A INVESTMENT

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Tuesday, September 27, 2022

This is a pivotal capital investment, which will allow Novarc to broaden its robot and AI product line and accelerate its global expansion.

Key Points: 
  • This is a pivotal capital investment, which will allow Novarc to broaden its robot and AI product line and accelerate its global expansion.
  • Were very excited to have closed this Series A financing with Graham Partners which will be used to fund the expansion of Novarcs sales and marketing efforts in North America, Europe and Asia, and continued investment in research and development in AI and robotics, says Soroush Karimzadeh, CEO of Novarc Technologies.
  • Drake Star, a global tech investment bank, acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Novarc on this transaction.
  • Novarc Technologies is a full-stack robotics company specializing in the design and commercialization of cobots andAI-based machine vision solutionsforautonomous welding.