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Alternative IQ Announces Winners of the 2022 Canadian Hedge Fund Awards

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Wednesday, November 23, 2022

In the afternoon of November 22nd, at THE Canadian Hedge Fund Conference preceding the Gala Awards Dinner, individual and institutional investors and their advisors heard Canadian Hedge Fund Managers, Family Office Managers, Investment Advisors and Industry Experts discuss key issues facing Canada's hedge fund industry.

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  • In the afternoon of November 22nd, at THE Canadian Hedge Fund Conference preceding the Gala Awards Dinner, individual and institutional investors and their advisors heard Canadian Hedge Fund Managers, Family Office Managers, Investment Advisors and Industry Experts discuss key issues facing Canada's hedge fund industry.
  • The 2022 Canadian Hedge Fund Awards program would not have been possible without the generous support of its Sponsors:
    The CHFA Winners Showcase 2023 Investor Conference will be held in Toronto in March and will feature award-winning Canadian hedge fund managers.
  • For more information about the annual CHFA program, go to: www.alternativeiq.com or call:
    About Alternative IQ: Alternative IQ produces the annual Canadian Hedge Fund Awards program and its presentation events held in Toronto each October (performance as at June 30th), the annual CHFA Winners Showcase Investor Conferences which present managers of award-winning hedge funds to investors, and various other programs and publications serving the hedge fund industry in Canada.
  • AIQ is a division of Alliance Sales and Marketing, Inc.
    About the Annual Canadian Hedge Fund Awards: The Annual Canadian Hedge Fund Awards were first held in 2008 and have a two-fold objective: First, to celebrate the talent and accomplishments of Canada's hedge fund industry, and second, to draw attention to Canada's hedge funds by raising the awareness of that expertise in the media and among the wider investment community.

Scott Cody Joins Westat as Human Services Sector Lead

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

ROCKVILLE, Md., Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Scott Cody, MPP, currently a Senior Vice President with Westat Insight, will join Westat as the Sector Lead for Human Services on January 1, 2023. He will oversee the company's Social Policy and Economics, and Education Studies practice areas.

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  • Scott Cody brings broad expertise in the social policy and education sectors and will lead Westat's strategic growth and capacity building in these areas.
  • ROCKVILLE, Md., Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Scott Cody, MPP, currently a Senior Vice President with Westat Insight, will join Westat as the Sector Lead for Human Services on January 1, 2023.
  • With 30 years of experience in research and evaluation, he brings both subject matter and methodological expertise to Westat.
  • Mr. Cody joins Westat's other sector leads, including Patricia Shifflett, MS, Sector Lead for Health, and Greg Binzer, Sector Lead for Survey Research.

New XL750 Transalp and EM1 e: electric vehicle lead Honda's full 23YM line-up reveal at EICMA

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Tuesday, November 8, 2022

Headlining the unveiling is the return to the Honda line-up of the evocative Transalp name in the shape of the XL750 Transalp.

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  • Headlining the unveiling is the return to the Honda line-up of the evocative Transalp name in the shape of the XL750 Transalp.
  • The new engine is housed in a lightweight steel diamond frame to offer light, nimble, confidence-inspiring handling in any situation.
  • For supple on-road performance and off-road bump absorption the Transalp is equipped with Showa 43mm SFF-CATM USD forks and rear shock operating through Pro-Link.
  • Styling for the Transalp has been led by Honda's Rome R&D centre, under the guiding principle of 'Friendly Toughness'.

The Villages Health Showcases KAID Health Technology in Journal of Medical Practice Management Case Study

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Thursday, November 10, 2022

During HLTH 2022, Lowenkron and Agatstein will present the Tech Talk, “Building America’s Healthiest Hometown -- How Whole Chart Analysis™ helps The Villages Health achieve that vision,” on November 15 from 4:00-4:10 PM PST, on the Tech Talk Stage at the Venetian Expo. To learn more about Whole Chart Analysis and NLITE technology, meet with the KAID Health team in booth #4546.

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  • KAID Health , a healthcare analytics and provider engagement technology company, announced that The Villages Health s (TVH) case study was published in the Journal of Medical Practice Management.
  • The study highlights KAID Healths Whole Chart Analysis and NLITE (Natural Language Insight & Term Extraction) technology that improves care delivery.
  • KAID Healths Whole Chart Analysis allows providers to analyze the entire medical record, including structured claims and electronic medical record (EMR) data, along with insights extracted from medical notes.
  • The case study showcased how KAID Healths technology identified quality-improving and revenue-enhancing clinical insights buried in legacy EMR data.

VMware Accelerates Innovation and Digital Transformation in Sovereign Clouds with New Sovereign-Ready Solutions

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Tuesday, November 8, 2022

VMware is also announcing VMware Tanzu on sovereign cloud, VMware Aria Operations Compliance pack for sovereign clouds, and new open ecosystem solutions.

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  • VMware is also announcing VMware Tanzu on sovereign cloud, VMware Aria Operations Compliance pack for sovereign clouds, and new open ecosystem solutions.
  • The VMware Sovereign Cloud Framework and associated capabilities that make up the VMware Sovereign Cloud Initiative are aligned with Gaia-X and other global data sovereignty regulations to further simplify the delivery of sovereign clouds.
  • This will enable VMware Sovereign Cloud providers to help their customers innovate and drive digital transformation while reducing the risk of unlocking the value of data.
  • VMware Data Solutions are integrated with VMware Cloud Director, further simplifying operations and deployment to sovereign cloud environments.

Cancer Support Community Names Courtney Yohe Savage as Senior Vice President, Policy and Advocacy

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Tuesday, November 1, 2022

WASHINGTON, D.C., Nov. 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Cancer Support Community (CSC), the worlds largest provider of cancer support with a network of 175 locations across the United States and Canada, announced today that Courtney Yohe Savage, MPP, will serve as its next Senior Vice President, Policy and Advocacy, starting November 15, 2022.

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  • WASHINGTON, D.C., Nov. 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Cancer Support Community (CSC), the worlds largest provider of cancer support with a network of 175 locations across the United States and Canada, announced today that Courtney Yohe Savage, MPP, will serve as its next Senior Vice President, Policy and Advocacy, starting November 15, 2022.
  • A recognized strategic leader and policy expert, Yohe has over 20 years of experience in health policy, advocacy, and government relations.
  • With that experience in mind, she understands the important role the Cancer Support Community and its free services play in the lives of people impacted by cancer.
  • CSC furthers its focus on patient advocacy through its Cancer Policy Institute, informing public policy in Washington, D.C., and across the nation.

Canoo Announces EV Battery Module Manufacturing Facility in Oklahoma

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Wednesday, November 2, 2022

JUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Canoo (NASDAQ: GOEV), a leading high-tech advanced mobility company has announced an EV Battery Module Manufacturing Facility at MidAmerica Industrial Park in Pryor, OK.

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  • JUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Canoo (NASDAQ: GOEV), a leading high-tech advanced mobility company has announced an EV Battery Module Manufacturing Facility at MidAmerica Industrial Park in Pryor, OK.
  • Once ramped, the facility will be capable of approximately 320 MWhs of battery module manufacturing capacity.
  • "We are accelerating our hiring plans in Pryor with the establishment of our EV Battery Module Manufacturing Facility, which will produce our proprietary battery modules, energy management system and thermal control technology for our MPP platform" said Tony Aquila, Chairman and CEO at Canoo.
  • Canoo has refined and validated its battery module manufacturing over recent months and is awaiting delivery of machinery at the new facility.

National Academy of Medicine to Host SYNERGY Event Aimed at Envisioning a Future HealthScience System

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Tuesday, November 1, 2022

BOSTON, Nov. 1, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- SYNERGY 2022 is the third event in a series of 'systems-thinking' exercises convened by ACRES since its founding in 2012, and the most ambitious to date. Together with its partner organizations, the MITRE Corporation and FasterCures, ACRES is bringing together a select group of 60 leaders and innovators from health, business, government, technology, academia, and patient groups to apply systems-thinking and systems engineering principles to envision a new integrated approach to health and science in the US. Our goal is to create a truly enterprise-wide system that uses advanced technologies and analytics to achieve levels of quality, safety, efficiency, and effectiveness that have not previously been possible in health and science.

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  • The Alliance for Clinical Research Excellence and Safety (ACRES) announced today that the National Academy of Medicine will host a special systems event, SYNERGY 2022, to convene at the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine on December 12-13, 2022 in Washington, DC.
  • The vision is now clearer, but advances in practical execution depend up on the sorts of discussions anticipated at SYNERGY 2022."
  • SYNERGY 2022's two-day working exercise in systems thinking seeks to envision and draft a blueprint for an "Intelligent HealthScience System".
  • ACRES, The National Academy of Medicine, MITRE Corporation, and The Milken Institute are 501(c)(3) non-profit organizations operating in the public interest.

Honda Begins Sales of "Honda Power Pack Exchanger e:" Battery Swapping Station

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Tuesday, October 25, 2022

- Gachaco, a battery sharing business venture, begins operation of the first unit of Honda Power Pack Exchanger e: in Japan -

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  • - Gachaco, a battery sharing business venture, begins operation of the first unit of Honda Power Pack Exchanger e: in Japan -
    TOKYO, Oct 25, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - Honda Motor Co., Ltd. today announced that it has begun sales of the Honda Power Pack Exchanger e: battery swapping station in Japan, with the first unit delivered to Gachaco Inc., a battery sharing service joint venture.
  • Honda Power Pack Exchanger e:
    Honda is striving to realize carbon neutrality for all products and corporate activities Honda is involved in by 2050.
  • Honda Power Pack Exchanger e: is a battery swapping station that simultaneously charges multiple units of Honda Mobile Power Pack e: (MPP e:) and enables smooth battery swapping for users of electric motorcycles and other mobile products equipped with MPP e:.
  • Ltd. (HEID), Honda has already started a battery sharing service for electric tricycle taxis ("rickshaws"), using Honda Power Pack Exchanger e:.

Press Conference: Health Coalition Challenges Ford’s Deception Re. Privatization of Ontario’s Hospitals

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Tuesday, October 25, 2022

What: The Ford government made specific claims about their plans regarding hospital privatization leading into the election and post-election.

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  • What: The Ford government made specific claims about their plans regarding hospital privatization leading into the election and post-election.
  • The Ontario Health Coalition will be joined by Democracy Watch in a press conference at the Queens Park media studio to release the evidence challenging these claims.
  • The Health Coalition will announce its plans for a major campaign to stop the privatization.
  • For media who are not in the Queens Park press gallery and/or are unable to attend the Queens Park media studio, you can watch the livestream on the Legislative Assembly website and join by teleconference at (+1) 888 886 7786.