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Karl Friston joins VERSES as Chief Scientist to Lead New Era in Artificial Intelligence

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

It is with great enthusiasm and excitement that we welcome Karl Friston to VERSES as our Chief Scientist, said Gabriel Ren, Founder, and CEO of VERSES.

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  • It is with great enthusiasm and excitement that we welcome Karl Friston to VERSES as our Chief Scientist, said Gabriel Ren, Founder, and CEO of VERSES.
  • Friston who was ranked #1 most influential neuroscientist in the world by Semantic Scholar in 2016 has had an illustrious and decorated scientific career.
  • I am genuinely delighted to be working alongside Karl Friston at VERSES, said Maxwell Ramstead, Director of Research at VERSES.
  • VERSES is a cognitive computing company specializing in next-generation Artificial Intelligence.

DgiStreamer Innovative Imaging/Video Pipeline Interface Tool launched by CYENS Centre of Excellence

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Wednesday, November 30, 2022

NICOSIA, Cyprus, Nov. 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- CYENS Centre of Excellence, the Research and Innovation Centre focused on Interactive Media, Smart Systems and Emerging Technologies has announced the launch of the beta version of their innovative imaging/video pipeline interface tool, DgiStreamer.

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  • NICOSIA, Cyprus, Nov. 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- CYENS Centre of Excellence, the Research and Innovation Centre focused on Interactive Media, Smart Systems and Emerging Technologies has announced the launch of the beta version of their innovative imaging/video pipeline interface tool, DgiStreamer.
  • As the complexity of the pipeline increases, the amount of manual coding required for implementation and testing becomes significant.
  • DeepCamera team at CYENS Centre of Excellence, led by Dr Alessandro Artusi, have developed an innovative GUI interface tool that serves as a holistic stand-alone pipeline constructor compatible with GStreamer and Deepstream.
  • The tool offers an intuitive way to simplify the pipeline construction tasks using a simple drag-and-drop action to interconnect the various blocks of a pipeline.

DgiStreamer Innovative Imaging/Video Pipeline Interface Tool launched by CYENS Centre of Excellence

Retrieved on: 
Wednesday, November 30, 2022

NICOSIA, Cyprus, Nov. 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- CYENS Centre of Excellence, the Research and Innovation Centre focused on Interactive Media, Smart Systems and Emerging Technologies has announced the launch of the beta version of their innovative imaging/video pipeline interface tool, DgiStreamer.

Key Points: 
  • NICOSIA, Cyprus, Nov. 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- CYENS Centre of Excellence, the Research and Innovation Centre focused on Interactive Media, Smart Systems and Emerging Technologies has announced the launch of the beta version of their innovative imaging/video pipeline interface tool, DgiStreamer.
  • As the complexity of the pipeline increases, the amount of manual coding required for implementation and testing becomes significant.
  • DeepCamera team at CYENS Centre of Excellence, led by Dr Alessandro Artusi, have developed an innovative GUI interface tool that serves as a holistic stand-alone pipeline constructor compatible with GStreamer and Deepstream.
  • The tool offers an intuitive way to simplify the pipeline construction tasks using a simple drag-and-drop action to interconnect the various blocks of a pipeline.

Joget and The HBAR Foundation Partner to Enable No-Code/Low-Code dApp Development on Hedera

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Tuesday, November 29, 2022

COLUMBIA, Md., Nov. 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Joget Inc, the open-source no-code/low-code application platform company for empowering open innovation, announced the release of the Hedera Ledger Pack for the Joget DX platform in conjunction with a partnership with the HBAR Foundation.

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  • The Hedera Ledger Pack integrates Hedera with Joget DX, enabling users to create apps without coding that interact with the Hedera DLT.
  • "Capitalizing on Joget's global reach, The Hedera Ledger Pack will make Hedera development accessible to an even broader community of builders.
  • The HBAR Foundation supports the creation of Web3 communities built on the Hedera network, by empowering and funding the builders developing these communities.
  • Whether you're building something new or migrating an existing EVM-based application and community, the HBAR Foundation is here to support you.

Joget and The HBAR Foundation Partner to Enable No-Code/Low-Code dApp Development on Hedera

Retrieved on: 
Tuesday, November 29, 2022

COLUMBIA, Md., Nov. 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Joget Inc, the open-source no-code/low-code application platform company for empowering open innovation, announced the release of the Hedera Ledger Pack for the Joget DX platform in conjunction with a partnership with the HBAR Foundation.

Key Points: 
  • The Hedera Ledger Pack integrates Hedera with Joget DX, enabling users to create apps without coding that interact with the Hedera DLT.
  • "Capitalizing on Joget's global reach, The Hedera Ledger Pack will make Hedera development accessible to an even broader community of builders.
  • The HBAR Foundation supports the creation of Web3 communities built on the Hedera network, by empowering and funding the builders developing these communities.
  • Whether you're building something new or migrating an existing EVM-based application and community, the HBAR Foundation is here to support you.

UCL Computer Science To Explore Natural Language Processing On Quantum Computers For Content Discovery and Archive Retrieval

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Monday, November 28, 2022

CAMBRIDGE, England, Nov. 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Quantinuum, the world's leading integrated quantum computing company, has joined a consortium with University College London (UCL) and the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) to explore the industrial relevance of quantum natural language processing (QNLP) and quantum-inspired natural language processing.

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  • CAMBRIDGE, England, Nov. 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Quantinuum, the world's leading integrated quantum computing company, has joined a consortium with University College London (UCL) and the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) to explore the industrial relevance of quantum natural language processing (QNLP) and quantum-inspired natural language processing.
  • TheBBC hopes to find new ways to represent content in forms readable bycomputers, to support tasks such as content discovery andarchivalretrieval.This builds on theCorporation's previous work with Sadrzadeh on Enhancing Personalised Recommendations with the use of Multi Modal Information .
  • Quantinuum is a leader in the fields in which it operates, and this leadership is built on deeply meaningful collaborations such as this."
  • Experimental evidence followed suite by Professor Sadrzadeh's work on Concrete Models and Experimental Evaluations for the Categorical Compositional Distributional Model of Meaning .

UCL Computer Science To Explore Natural Language Processing On Quantum Computers For Content Discovery and Archive Retrieval

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Monday, November 28, 2022

CAMBRIDGE, England, Nov. 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Quantinuum, the world's leading integrated quantum computing company, has joined a consortium with University College London (UCL) and the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) to explore the industrial relevance of quantum natural language processing (QNLP) and quantum-inspired natural language processing.

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  • CAMBRIDGE, England, Nov. 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Quantinuum, the world's leading integrated quantum computing company, has joined a consortium with University College London (UCL) and the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) to explore the industrial relevance of quantum natural language processing (QNLP) and quantum-inspired natural language processing.
  • TheBBC hopes to find new ways to represent content in forms readable bycomputers, to support tasks such as content discovery andarchivalretrieval.This builds on theCorporation's previous work with Sadrzadeh on Enhancing Personalised Recommendations with the use of Multi Modal Information .
  • Quantinuum is a leader in the fields in which it operates, and this leadership is built on deeply meaningful collaborations such as this."
  • Experimental evidence followed suite by Professor Sadrzadeh's work on Concrete Models and Experimental Evaluations for the Categorical Compositional Distributional Model of Meaning .

Morrison Foerster Boosts Intellectual Property Capability in London with Team Hire Led by Partner Steven James

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Monday, November 28, 2022

LONDON, Nov. 28, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Morrison Foerster, a leading global law firm, is pleased to announce the addition of a four-strong Intellectual Property (IP) team led by Steven James, who joins as a partner in the Litigation Department, based in London. The team's arrival significantly bolsters Morrison Foerster's IP offering in the UK and Europe, adds new contentious IP capabilities in London, and further cements the firm's reputation as a global IP and patent powerhouse following the recent announcement of litigation boutique firm Durie Tangri joining Morrison Foerster effective January 1, 2023.

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  • Team addition brings new contentious intellectual property capability in London; further strengthens firm's premier global IP offering following recent announcement of California-based litigation boutique Durie Tangri joining Morrison Foerster.
  • LONDON, Nov. 28, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Morrison Foerster, a leading global law firm, is pleased to announce the addition of a four-strong Intellectual Property (IP) team led by Steven James, who joins as a partner in the Litigation Department, based in London.
  • "IP is a core strength of Morrison Foerster globally," said Paul Friedman, Morrison Foerster's Managing Partner for Europe.
  • Steven and the team will be terrific additions to the London office and our powerhouse global IP Litigation Group.

Non-invasive Prenatal Testing Global Market Report 2022: Favourable Reimbursement Scenario Boosts Sector Growth - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Thursday, November 24, 2022

The "Non-invasive Prenatal Testing Market, by Test Type, by Application, by End User, and by Region - Size, Share, Outlook, and Opportunity Analysis,2022-2030" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Non-invasive Prenatal Testing Market, by Test Type, by Application, by End User, and by Region - Size, Share, Outlook, and Opportunity Analysis,2022-2030" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Noninvasive prenatal testing (NIPT) is also known as noninvasive prenatal screening (NIPS).
  • Obtaining reimbursement for tests from payers is expected to offer lucrative growth opportunities for players in the global non-invasive prenatal testing market.
  • Moreover, attention towards health education, subsidies for NIPT, and genetic counseling is also expected to aid in growth of the market.

Lingnan delegates host global congress in Glasgow and confirm further collaboration with Durham during recent Europe trip

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Monday, November 21, 2022

As well as hosting and participating in the congress, Lingnan delegates led by President Prof Leonard K Cheng and Vice-President Prof Joshua Mok Ka-ho, attended a number of academic exchange events, meetings and visits during their European trip.

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  • As well as hosting and participating in the congress, Lingnan delegates led by President Prof Leonard K Cheng and Vice-President Prof Joshua Mok Ka-ho, attended a number of academic exchange events, meetings and visits during their European trip.
  • A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Durham University, UK, to increase inter-university cooperation in teaching and learning and research activities is one of the successful conclusions of the trip.
  • A global leader in Quality Education, Lingnan is strongly committed to supporting the UN's 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) through high impact research and collaboration with academic partners around the world.
  • Lingnan became a publicly funded institution in 1991 and was renamed Lingnan University (LU) in 1999.