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Ground-breaking New Study Quantifies ‘Opportunity Advantage’ of Premium Education Coupled with Citizenship Rights

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Tuesday, February 13, 2024

The Henley Opportunity Index , a proprietary new benchmarking tool showcased in the firm’s inaugural Henley Education Report , quantifies the impact and probability of success that a premium education coupled with additional residence rights and/or alternative citizenships acquired through investment migration , can have on preserving and growing multi-generational wealth.

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  • The Henley Opportunity Index , a proprietary new benchmarking tool showcased in the firm’s inaugural Henley Education Report , quantifies the impact and probability of success that a premium education coupled with additional residence rights and/or alternative citizenships acquired through investment migration , can have on preserving and growing multi-generational wealth.
  • Dominic Volek , Group Head of Private Clients at Henley & Partners, says both education and investment migration are ‘inter-generational enablers’ and this is the first study of its kind that attempts to measure the comparative advantage of this potent combination.
  • As Tess Wilkinson , Director of Henley & Partners Education , points out in the report, education alone cannot guarantee opportunities in the future job market.
  • “In doing so, parents can provide greater education and professional opportunities without the hassles that acquiring a student and/or postgraduate visa entails.

Lithuania Moves Its Technology Expertise to the Silicon Valley

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Tuesday, January 30, 2024

PALO ALTO, Calif., Jan. 30, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Lithuania is expanding its presence in Silicon Valley by launching Innovation Hub Lithuania.

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  • PALO ALTO, Calif., Jan. 30, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Lithuania is expanding its presence in Silicon Valley by launching Innovation Hub Lithuania.
  • The launch of Innovation Hub Lithuania (InnoHub Lithuania) will bring together representatives from Lithuania's Ministry of Economy and Innovation, Innovation Agency Lithuania, and the country's high-tech sector.
  • "The establishment of InnoHub Lithuania, the country's technology home in Silicon Valley, represents a likely and expected milestone for our tech innovation landscape.
  • InnoHub Lithuania is an initiative launched by Innovation Agency Lithuania, a non-profit agency under Lithuania's Ministry of Economy and Innovation.

Transgene Further Strengthens Management Team with Appointment of James Wentworth as Chief Business Officer

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Monday, January 22, 2024

Strasbourg, France, January 22, 2024, 5:45 p.m. CET – Transgene (Euronext Paris: TNG), a biotech company that designs and develops virus-based immunotherapies for the treatment of cancer, is pleased to announce the appointment of James Wentworth, PhD, MBA, as Chief Business Officer (CBO) and member of the executive management team, effective immediately.

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  • Strasbourg, France, January 22, 2024, 5:45 p.m. CET – Transgene (Euronext Paris: TNG), a biotech company that designs and develops virus-based immunotherapies for the treatment of cancer, is pleased to announce the appointment of James Wentworth, PhD, MBA, as Chief Business Officer (CBO) and member of the executive management team, effective immediately.
  • Dr. Wentworth will be responsible for developing, leading, and implementing Transgene’s business, corporate development and partnering strategies.
  • He joins Transgene following increasing responsibility spanning business development, strategy and commercial roles.
  • Dr. James Wentworth, Chief Business Officer, said: “It is an honor to be joining Transgene at this exciting time and to work alongside the outstanding executive team to contribute to Transgene’s success.

KYOCERA AVX RELEASES NEW A-SERIES LOW-PROFILE AUTOMOTIVE ANTENNAS AT CES 2024

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Tuesday, January 9, 2024

FOUNTAIN INN, S.C., Jan. 9, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- KYOCERA AVX, a leading global manufacturer of advanced electronic components engineered to accelerate technological innovation and build a better future, released the new A-Series low-profile, surface-mount automotive antennas today at CES 2024 in Las Vegas. CES is the most powerful tech event in the world — the proving ground for breakthrough technologies and global innovators — and KYOCERA AVX is exhibiting and offering new A-Series sample kits at Booth #10545 in the North Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center today, Tuesday, January 9, through this Friday, January 12.

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  • FOUNTAIN INN, S.C., Jan. 9, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- KYOCERA AVX , a leading global manufacturer of advanced electronic components engineered to accelerate technological innovation and build a better future, released the new A-Series low-profile, surface-mount automotive antennas today at CES 2024 in Las Vegas.
  • The new A-Series offers the industry's widest range of AEC-Q200-compliant antennas for automotive applications.
  • "The new A-Series provides automotive design engineers with reliable, high-performance antennas tested in accordance with AEC-Q200 standards, and manufacturers are already taking note," said Carmen Redondo, Director of Global Marketing for Antennas at KYOCERA AVX.
  • So, the inclusion of KYOCERA AVX A-Series antennas is evidence of their exceptionally high quality level.

Brandon Hall Group™ Announces Winners of the Excellence in Technology Awards

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Thursday, December 7, 2023

Boca Raton, FL, Dec. 07, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Brandon Hall Group™, a pioneer in recognizing excellence in the Learning, Talent and Business industries, proudly announced the winners of the Excellence in Technology Awards during a live broadcast.

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  • Boca Raton, FL, Dec. 07, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Brandon Hall Group™, a pioneer in recognizing excellence in the Learning, Talent and Business industries, proudly announced the winners of the Excellence in Technology Awards during a live broadcast.
  • Since its inception in 1993, the Brandon Hall Group™ Excellence Awards® have established themselves as the most prestigious awards program in the industry.
  • Winners of the Excellence in Technology Awards are also invited to attend the HCM Excellence Conference and be recognized on stage at the Awards Gala on Feb. 14, 2024.
  • For more information about the Excellence in Technology Awards and other Brandon Hall Group™ programs, please visit www.brandonhall.com/ .

NovoEd Recognized as an Industry-Defining Learning Solution Provider in the Brandon Hall Group's 2023 Technology and EdTech Excellence Awards

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Wednesday, December 20, 2023

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 20, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- With honors in such influential categories as Best Digital Courseware Platform, Best Advance in Business Strategy and Technology Innovation, and Best Advance in Social Impact Innovation, NovoEd, the leading social and collaborative learning platform for global workforce transformation, is pleased to announce its 29 medals — including 21 Gold — at Brandon Hall Group's 2023 Technology and EdTech Excellence Awards.

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  • NovoEd was also awarded an additional six Gold medals in partnership with the International Institute for Management Development (IMD) in the EdTech Excellence Awards.
  • NovoEd was recognized in 17 categories across the following Technology Excellence Awards program distinctions: Learning and Development, Talent Management, Talent Acquisition, Sales Enablement, and Future of Work:
    "In our 30th year, the Excellence in Technology and EdTech Awards continue to showcase the best innovations in learning, talent management, talent acquisition, HR, workforce management, and sales enablement technologies.
  • Judges meticulously score each entry, and our executive leadership team at Brandon Hall Group reviews and validates the judging and scoring.
  • To view the full list of 2023 Technology Excellence Awards winners, visit https://excellenceawards.brandonhall.com/winners/ .

Global COVID-19 Monument Design Competition Winner Announced

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Friday, November 17, 2023

CHICAGO, Nov. 17, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The COVID-19 Monument Commission announces the winner of their global design contest for the COVID-19 Monument of Honor, Remembrance, and Resilience, scheduled to unveil spring 2025 in Chicago, Illinois.

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  • CHICAGO, Nov. 17, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The COVID-19 Monument Commission announces the winner of their global design contest for the COVID-19 Monument of Honor, Remembrance, and Resilience, scheduled to unveil spring 2025 in Chicago, Illinois.
  • Professor Schachner earned her BFA in Sculpture from Baylor University and her MFA in Studio Art from the University of Montana.
  • These events contributed to her visceral and personal reactions navigating the pandemic in the early lockdown days and resonated in her desire to create a design for the Hektoen COVID-19 Monument competition.
  • Corporate sponsorships will provide worldwide recognition at the monument site and on the website, which will offer in perpetuity a virtual platform for the global pandemic experience.

Myricx Bio Appoints Dr Chris Martin, Biotech Entrepreneur and ADC Pioneer, as Chairman of its Board of Directors

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Wednesday, November 15, 2023

Dr Martin is a renowned biotech company founder, director and entrepreneur, and a pioneer and leader in the ADC space.

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  • Dr Martin is a renowned biotech company founder, director and entrepreneur, and a pioneer and leader in the ADC space.
  • Dr Martin was instrumental in co-founding ADC Therapeutics (NYSE: ADCT) in Jan 2012 and served as its CEO since inception until May 2022.
  • Alongside his role as Chairman of Myricx, he is also Chairman of the Board of Tokamak Energy Ltd, and Tagworks Pharmaceuticals BV, and a Director on the Board of Osivax SAS.
  • Dr Robin Carr, Myricx CEO and Board Director, said, “We are thrilled that Chris has joined our Board and taken on the role of Chairman.

e2ip, Antolin and Walter Pack join forces to advance In-Mold Electronics technology

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Monday, December 18, 2023

Through this alliance, e2ip, Antolin and Walter Pack become the first fully integrated IME solution providers for the automotive industry with control of all elements of this technology from intellectual property to integrated manufacturing (printing, high pressure forming, injection molding), lighting and advanced electronics.

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  • Through this alliance, e2ip, Antolin and Walter Pack become the first fully integrated IME solution providers for the automotive industry with control of all elements of this technology from intellectual property to integrated manufacturing (printing, high pressure forming, injection molding), lighting and advanced electronics.
  • Antolin and Walter Pack are leveraging decades of global high-volume partnerships with the automotive industry's largest OEMs to industrialize and directly deliver IME technology, that Antolin now fully controls through the new alliance.
  • With this alliance, Walter Pack will be able to keep on independently offering to its customers leading innovative technology," said Miguel Bernar Borda, Founder and President of Walter Pack.
  • In cooperation with its OEM customers, Antolin and Walter Pack also aim to integrate other IME technologies and partners to broaden its solutions portfolio.

e2ip, Antolin and Walter Pack join forces to advance In-Mold Electronics technology

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Monday, December 18, 2023

MONTREAL, BURGOS, Spain and BILBAO, Spain, Dec. 18, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Antolin, (Burgos, Spain), a tier 1 supplier of technology solutions for automotive interiors; Walter Pack, (Bilbao, Spain), an Antolin partner and global In-Mold-Decoration (IMD) leader; and e2ip technologies (Montreal, Canada), In-Mold-Electronics technology innovator and Human Machine Interface partner to the world's largest medical, aerospace, industrial, transportation and appliance OEMs, have today announced the establishment of the In-Mold-Electronics (IME) Alliance, a global initiative focused on IME technology and manufacturing.

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  • In-Mold Electronics (IME) is a manufacturing process that integrates printed and component electronics directly into the structural surface of the product during the automated molding phase, enabling seamless integration of functionality and design.
  • Another benefit of this technology is its sustainability: using the product's existing structure and material (e.g., a door panel) to incorporate functional electronics within the structural surface reduces the eco-footprint of the component.
  • Antolin and Walter Pack are leveraging decades of global high-volume partnerships with the automotive industry's largest OEMs to industrialize and directly deliver IME technology, that Antolin now fully controls through the new alliance.
  • Antolin has selected e2ip's foundational Smart Structural SurfacesTM IME technology and patent portfolio as its primary platform to deliver In-Mold-Electronics smart parts to the automotive industry.