Chinese University of Hong Kong

GBA Business School Under Edvantage Group Officially Founded, Further Expansion in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 9:55am

After the lighting ceremony, GBA Business School signed two MOUs with Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Bay Area Entrepreneurs Union and Hong Kong Cyperport respectively.

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  • After the lighting ceremony, GBA Business School signed two MOUs with Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Bay Area Entrepreneurs Union and Hong Kong Cyperport respectively.
  • GBA Business School has held a series of seminars entitled "New Strategic Thinking for the Greater Bay Area" for the past year, with leaders invited from different sectors in the Greater Bay Area to share their practical experiences and insights.
  • With these, GBA Business School hopes to cultivate more future leaders and talents in different areas for the benefit of the Greater Bay Area.
  • In addition, the Group also operates Greater Bay Area Business School (vocational education institution) in Hong Kong, China.

Finding Global Solutions Is the New Normal for Universities

Monday, September 13, 2021 - 1:52pm

We now need to meet the high expectations of our communities in solving global challenges, said Gene Block, UCLA Chancellor and APRU Chair.

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  • We now need to meet the high expectations of our communities in solving global challenges, said Gene Block, UCLA Chancellor and APRU Chair.
  • More than 350 academic leaders including the heads of 60 leading research universities from 19 economies on the Pacific Rim convened under the theme of Universities Shaping the New Normal Together.
  • Five students from China, Ecuador, New Zealand, Singapore and the US shared their experiences of APRU programs and their engagement in solutions to global challenges.
  • We have amplified our impact and made our voices heard among a global audience.

ITT Names Bartek Makowiecki Senior Vice President of Strategy and Business Development; Will Lead All Merger & Acquisition Initiatives

Monday, September 13, 2021 - 2:00pm

September 13, 2021-- ITT Inc. (NYSE: ITT) today named Bartek Makowiecki Senior Vice President of Strategy and Business Development, reporting to Luca Savi, President and CEO, ITT Inc.

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  • September 13, 2021-- ITT Inc. (NYSE: ITT) today named Bartek Makowiecki Senior Vice President of Strategy and Business Development, reporting to Luca Savi, President and CEO, ITT Inc.
  • In this role, Makowiecki will drive all strategy and merger and acquisition (M&A) activities across ITT.
  • Makowiecki joins ITT from Ingredion, where he most recently held the position of Global Head of Strategy, M&A and Venturing.
  • His experience greatly benefits ITT, as we look to accelerate our capital deployment strategy, said Luca Savi, CEO and President of ITT.

Syracuse University's Whitman School of Management Partners with Two Global Organizations, Providing New Opportunities

Wednesday, September 8, 2021 - 1:05pm

Syracuse, NY, Sept. 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Syracuse Universitys Martin J. Whitman School of Management recently announced partnerships with the Global Business School Network (GBSN) and the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD).

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  • Syracuse, NY, Sept. 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Syracuse Universitys Martin J. Whitman School of Management recently announced partnerships with the Global Business School Network (GBSN) and the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD).
  • GBSN partners with business schools, industry, foundations and aid agencies to improve access to quality, locally relevant management education for the developing world.
  • The Whitman School is actively looking for opportunities to participate in projects that best fit its areas of expertise, such as entrepreneurship, business analytics, innovation and sustainability.
  • The Whitman School of Management is proud to be a new member of the Global Business School Network, joining many other highly-regarded institutions.

EC Healthcare Announces FY2020/21 Annual Results

Tuesday, June 29, 2021 - 11:48pm

HONG KONG, June 30, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - EC Healthcare (the "Company", which together with its subsidiaries is referred to as the "Group", SEHK stock code: 2138), the largest non-hospital medical group in Hong Kong, announces today its annual results for the fiscal year ended 31 March 2021 (the "Year").

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  • HONG KONG, June 30, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - EC Healthcare (the "Company", which together with its subsidiaries is referred to as the "Group", SEHK stock code: 2138), the largest non-hospital medical group in Hong Kong, announces today its annual results for the fiscal year ended 31 March 2021 (the "Year").
  • During the Year, the Group opened new clinics and service centres to fulfill the growing demand for medical and healthcare service.
  • Mr. Eddy Tang, Chairman, Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer of EC Healthcare said, "EC Healthcare is always committed to building up an enclosed healthcare eco-system, attracting and maintaining both public and private traffic, and achieving cross-selling among different business units to reinforce the loyalty of existing customers.
  • EC Healthcare is Hong Kong's largest non-hospital medical service provider*, leveraging its core businesses of preventive and precision medicine, and committed to developing medical artificial intelligence by integrating its multi-disciplinary medical services.

SenseTime Receives CE Mark for its AI Medical Solution SenseCare-Chest DR Pro Diagnostic Software

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 8:00am

ABU DHABI, UAE, April 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --SenseTime, the world-leading artificial intelligence (AI) company, announced that it has recently been granted CE mark approval for its AI medical solution SenseCare-Chest DR Pro.

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  • ABU DHABI, UAE, April 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --SenseTime, the world-leading artificial intelligence (AI) company, announced that it has recently been granted CE mark approval for its AI medical solution SenseCare-Chest DR Pro.
  • The certification of SenseCare-Chest DR Pro marks another milestone for SenseTime in introducing its AI medical solutions for both computed tomography (CT) and digital radiography (DR) to international markets after its SenseCare-Lung Pro medical solution was granted the CE mark last year.
  • It means that SenseTime's AI medical solutions can provide comprehensive support with an international standard to medical institutions around the world for chest diseases based on CT and DR imaging modalities.
  • To assist medical professionals conducting CXR, the SenseCare-Chest DR Pro was developed based on SenseTime's proprietary deep-learning technologies.

SenseTime Awarded CE Mark for AI Medical Solution SenseCare-Lung Pro

Wednesday, November 4, 2020 - 6:00am

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates, Nov.4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SenseTime, the world-leading artificial intelligence (AI) company, announced its AI-empowered software solution,SenseCare-Lung Pro, has been awarded the CE mark to meet the safety and performance requirements demanded in the European Economic Area (EEA).

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  • ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates, Nov.4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SenseTime, the world-leading artificial intelligence (AI) company, announced its AI-empowered software solution,SenseCare-Lung Pro, has been awarded the CE mark to meet the safety and performance requirements demanded in the European Economic Area (EEA).
  • "We are delighted our AI medical solution has been approved and recognized by global standards authorities.
  • SenseTime is a global company focused on developing AI technologies that advance the world's economies, society and humanity for a better tomorrow.
  • Going forward, we strive to empower more industries with our AI platform and build a stronger AI ecosystem together with industry and academia.

WAIC 2020 - Innovative Talents Cultivation Forum | Selected Insights

Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 11:23am

BEIJING, July 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- On July 10, EO Company, EqualOcean's parent organization, held the 'Innovative Talents Cultivation Forum,' which was a part of the World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC) 2020.

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  • BEIJING, July 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- On July 10, EO Company, EqualOcean's parent organization, held the 'Innovative Talents Cultivation Forum,' which was a part of the World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC) 2020.
  • ( Check out EO Intelligence's 'AI Commercialization in China' report, which was prepared exclusively for this event.)
  • Dai Juan, general manager of education department at SenseTime: "The main goal of AI education is to cultivate AI literacy.
  • Wang Xujun, vice president at Learnta: "Innovative talents in the future must possess these six abilities: 1. a sense of mission; 2. strong learning abilities; 3. data analysis capabilities; 4. innovative, well-structured minds; 5. multidisciplinary knowledge; 6. humanity and empathy."

NetActuate Upgrades Data Center in Hong Kong to Boost Network Performance for End Users Across APAC

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 - 1:00pm

RALEIGH, N.C., Jan. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --To boost network performance for end users throughout China and across the APAC region, NetActuate has recently completed a round of upgrades and improvements to their Hong Kong data center .

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  • RALEIGH, N.C., Jan. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --To boost network performance for end users throughout China and across the APAC region, NetActuate has recently completed a round of upgrades and improvements to their Hong Kong data center .
  • "Hong Kong is a critical piece of our global footprint," said Mark Mahle, CEO and Principal Technology Architect for NetActuate.
  • "These network upgrades enable us to deliver applications to end users faster and more reliably both locally within China, as well as across the entire APAC region."
  • NetActuate's Hong Kong data center also offers direct access to HKIX (Hong Kong Internet Exchange), one of the largest Internet exchange points in Asia Pacific region.

China’s ZGC Group Chooses London For Next Investment Destination

Monday, October 28, 2019 - 3:30pm

ZGC Group, one of Chinas top investors and operator of Chinas leading network of science parks, announces that it will be opening an innovation centre in London to support UK and Chinese entrepreneurs.

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  • ZGC Group, one of Chinas top investors and operator of Chinas leading network of science parks, announces that it will be opening an innovation centre in London to support UK and Chinese entrepreneurs.
  • ZGCs Chairman, Mr Zhao Changshan, signed a Memorandum of Understanding with London & Partners CEO, Laura Citron.
  • ZGC also provides support and services to firms such as iFLYTEK and SenseTime, two of Chinas leading AI success stories.
  • ZGC Capital presented the CNY 30+ BN (including CNY 20 BN and USD 2 BN) ZGC Innovation Fund at the ZGC Forum meeting earlier this month in Beijing.