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The Global Food Safety Initiative Raises the Bar for Food Safety, Releases All-new GFSI Benchmarking Requirements

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 1:42pm

SEATTLE, Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- During the opening plenary of its annual conference , a gathering of more than 1,000 food distributors, manufacturers and safety professionals, the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) announced the newest edition of its Benchmarking Requirements .

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  • SEATTLE, Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- During the opening plenary of its annual conference , a gathering of more than 1,000 food distributors, manufacturers and safety professionals, the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) announced the newest edition of its Benchmarking Requirements .
  • Rather than 'Version 8', the new version of the Benchmarking Requirements will be known as 'Version 2020'.
  • The GFSI Benchmarking Requirements are the world's most widely accepted benchmark for food safety certification programmes.
  • Today, we have GFSI Benchmarking Requirements that will raise the bar for certification programmes and food safety, and will be a core element of GFSI's race to the top."

VODA.ai Raises A Second Round of Funding for Its Artificial Intelligence Based "Virtual Pipe Condition Assessment" Solution to Predict Water Main Failures for Utilities Worldwide

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 1:36pm

The new investment round will enableVODA.ai to capitalize on its position as a leader in theapplication of Artificial Intelligence to serve the waterindustry globally.

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  • The new investment round will enableVODA.ai to capitalize on its position as a leader in theapplication of Artificial Intelligence to serve the waterindustry globally.
  • Smart water and city leaders are deploying VODA.ai's technology to proactively manage their aging water main pipes against water loss, disruptive breaks, and premature pipe replacements.
  • Product innovation is a key area of focus forVODA.ai.The funding will allow VODA.ai to focus on expanding product offerings to further increase customer benefits.
  • "VODA.ai's technology is helping municipalities address some of their greatest energy, environmental, and operational challenges," said MassCEC CEO, Stephen Pike.

Collective Liberty Selected as Finalist For 2020 SXSW Pitch

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 1:32pm

AUSTIN, Texasand WASHINGTON, Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Collective Liberty , a dynamic NPO whose mission is to eradicate human trafficking by collaborating across industries and sectors to create ground-breaking, data-driven approaches that work, was selected as a finalist in the Social & Culture category for the 12th annual SXSW Pitch (formerly SXSW Accelerator).

Key Points: 
  • AUSTIN, Texasand WASHINGTON, Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Collective Liberty , a dynamic NPO whose mission is to eradicate human trafficking by collaborating across industries and sectors to create ground-breaking, data-driven approaches that work, was selected as a finalist in the Social & Culture category for the 12th annual SXSW Pitch (formerly SXSW Accelerator).
  • Of the 937 companies that applied to present at SXSW Pitch 2020, Collective Liberty was selected among the 50 (5%) finalists spanning 10 separate categories.
  • "Our team at Collective Liberty has lived through the struggles of an underfunded government response to human trafficking, and ways it leaves victims behind while allowing traffickers to fluorish," said Collective Liberty CEO Rochelle Keyhan.
  • Collective Liberty is focused on disrupting human trafficking markets across the 25+ types of human trafficking identified in the United States.

Riiid's AI study on Session Dropout Prediction in a Mobile Learning Environment has been accepted at CSEDU

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 1:30pm

Riiid , a global AI tutor solution provider and a member company of the Born2Global Centre , announced today that its AI research paper, entitled "Deep Attentive Study Session Dropout Prediction in Mobile Learning Environment", has been accepted as a full paper at CSEDU , one of the top-tier International Conferences on Computer Supported Education.

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  • Riiid , a global AI tutor solution provider and a member company of the Born2Global Centre , announced today that its AI research paper, entitled "Deep Attentive Study Session Dropout Prediction in Mobile Learning Environment", has been accepted as a full paper at CSEDU , one of the top-tier International Conferences on Computer Supported Education.
  • Notably, the study has gained high recognition as it was the world's first attempt to investigate user session dropout in a mobile learning environment.
  • Although digitalization has driven the education sector's shift to mobile, the difficulty in controlling external variables that can distract learning was viewed as the limitation of mobile learning.
  • In the research paper, Riiid defined user dropout problems in a mobile learning environment and proposed a Deep Attentive Study Session Dropout Prediction (DAS), a novel Transformer based model, which accurately predicts dropout probability by deep attentive computations capturing complex relations among dynamic student interactions.

February 2020 ADP National Employment Report®, ADP Small Business Report® and ADP National Franchise Report® to be Released on Wednesday, March 4, 2020

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 1:15pm

WHAT: ADP Research Institute will release the February findings of theADP National Employment Report,ADP Small Business ReportandADP National Franchise ReportonWednesday, March 4, 2020 at8:15 a.m.

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  • WHAT: ADP Research Institute will release the February findings of theADP National Employment Report,ADP Small Business ReportandADP National Franchise ReportonWednesday, March 4, 2020 at8:15 a.m.
  • Due to the important contribution that small businesses make to economic growth,ADP Research Instituteissues theADP Small Business Reportindependently of theADP National Employment Report.
  • TheADP Small Business Reportoffers detailed private sector employment data that are specific to businesses with 49 or fewer employees.
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    ADP, the ADP logo, Always Designing for People, ADP National Employment Report, ADP Small Business Report, ADP National Franchise Report and ADP Research Institute are registered trademarks of ADP, LLC.

Silex Partners with NEWRACOM to Launch the Industry's first 802.11ah Solution for IoT

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 1:13pm

By extending the capability of Wi-Fi to connect at distances previously not attainable, 802.11ah enables unlimited possibilities for remote control and monitoring, smart devices, and industrial IoT applications.

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  • By extending the capability of Wi-Fi to connect at distances previously not attainable, 802.11ah enables unlimited possibilities for remote control and monitoring, smart devices, and industrial IoT applications.
  • Silex has teamed up with NEWRACOM to bring the first commercially available 802.11ah embedded solution to the market.
  • "Our HaLow chipset is at the heart of a big swing wave in the IoT ecosystem," says Frank Lin, VP Sales and Marketing, NEWRACOM.
  • NEWRACOM, Inc., located in Lake Forest, CA, has speedily become a leading developer and fabless of IoT-enabled wireless connectivity chipsets.

illycaffè Named One of the 2020 World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere for the Eighth Consecutive Year

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 1:03pm

illycaff is committed to the highest ethical standards in continuously improving the quality of life for all its stakeholders.

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  • illycaff is committed to the highest ethical standards in continuously improving the quality of life for all its stakeholders.
  • 2020 marks the eighth consecutive year illycaff has earned this recognition, and furthermore, is one of only six companies that received the honor this year in the Food, Beverage & Agriculture category.
  • "Congratulations to everyone at illycaff for earning this recognition for the eighth consecutive year," said Ethisphere's Chief Executive Officer, Timothy Erblich.
  • Ethisphere honors superior achievement through its World's Most Ethical Companies recognition program and provides a community of industry experts with the Business Ethics Leadership Alliance (BELA).

LAWCLERK Achieves Record Year of Growth in Revenue, Projects and Total Users

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 1:01pm

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- LAWCLERK , the leading online marketplace for freelance lawyers, today announced record year-over-year revenue growth of 400%.

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  • LAS VEGAS, Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- LAWCLERK , the leading online marketplace for freelance lawyers, today announced record year-over-year revenue growth of 400%.
  • In 2019, activity on LAWCLERK's site increased dramatically, with three times the number of projects and twice the number of active users compared to 2018.
  • In addition, the scope, complexity and value of projects outsourced to freelancers grew substantially, marked by a sharp uptick in appellate work over the past year.
  • This growth is in part due to the rollout of LAWCLERK's Dedicated Advisor program, giving users their own advisor to help them use and improve their practices with LAWCLERK.

Redox Flow Battery Market Projected to Reach $ 309.9 Million by 2026, Growing at CAGR of 13.5%

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 1:00pm

PUNE, India, Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Redox Flow Battery Market Insights 2026:

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  • PUNE, India, Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Redox Flow Battery Market Insights 2026:
    The redox flow battery market size was $127.8 million in 2018 and is predicted to grow at a CAGR of 13.5% in the forecast period.
  • North American market was valued for $26.8 million in 2018 and is predicted to grow by $81.2 million by 2026.
  • Sample report reveals, summary of global market dynamics including driving factors, Restraints and Investment Opportunities in redox flow battery market.
  • https://www.researchdive.com/download-sample/74
    Increasing use of renewable resources and durability of the battery's life is the major driving factor for the growth of redox flow battery market.

Redox Flow Battery Market Projected to Reach $ 309.9 Million by 2026, Growing at CAGR of 13.5%

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 1:05pm

PUNE, India, Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Redox Flow Battery Market Insights 2026:

Key Points: 
  • PUNE, India, Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Redox Flow Battery Market Insights 2026:
    The redox flow battery market size was $127.8 million in 2018 and is predicted to grow at a CAGR of 13.5% in the forecast period.
  • North American market was valued for $26.8 million in 2018 and is predicted to grow by $81.2 million by 2026.
  • Sample report reveals, summary of global market dynamics including driving factors, Restraints and Investment Opportunities in redox flow battery market.
  • https://www.researchdive.com/download-sample/74
    Increasing use of renewable resources and durability of the battery's life is the major driving factor for the growth of redox flow battery market.