Publications

Explore the Year’s Most Innovative Digital Art Projects, Research via Virtual SIGGRAPH 2020 Exhibit

Friday, August 7, 2020 - 10:46pm

SIGGRAPH 2020, the worlds leading computer graphics and interactive techniques conference, will present a special art program of the latest innovations in digital art online this summer.

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  • SIGGRAPH 2020, the worlds leading computer graphics and interactive techniques conference, will present a special art program of the latest innovations in digital art online this summer.
  • Selections include 13 virtual installations as part of the Art Gallery and 15 research advancements within the Art Papers program, including two award-winning juried projects.
  • The virtual exhibit and related sessions will run 1728 August, with content available on-demand through 27 October.
  • SIGGRAPH 2020 , the 47th annual conference hosted by ACM SIGGRAPH, will take place virtually.

Dr Stephan K. W. Schwarz MD, PhD, FRCPC named incoming Editor-in-Chief of the Canadian Journal of Anesthesia

Tuesday, August 4, 2020 - 9:32pm

As a dual-trained clinician-scientist anesthesiologist, Dr Schwarz brings considerable investigative, research and editorial expertise that will continue to grow the Journals international reputation for scientific excellence and quality.

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  • As a dual-trained clinician-scientist anesthesiologist, Dr Schwarz brings considerable investigative, research and editorial expertise that will continue to grow the Journals international reputation for scientific excellence and quality.
  • An active member of the Canadian Anesthesiologists Society for over 20 years, Dr Schwarz brings an established track record in biomedical research and publication both in the clinical and basic sciences.
  • Says Dr Schwarz: I feel immensely honoured and humbled to have been given this opportunity to serve our Journal and community-at-large.
  • The Journal is published monthly and has an impact Factor (mean journal citation frequency) of 3.779 (in 2019).

PENTAX Medical Announces Appointment Of New Chief Commercial Officer For The Americas Region

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 5:00pm

MONTVALE, N.J., Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --PENTAX Medical, a healthcare industry leader in diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy, announced that Rainer Burkard has been appointed to the role of Chief Commercial Officer for the Americas Region.

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  • MONTVALE, N.J., Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --PENTAX Medical, a healthcare industry leader in diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy, announced that Rainer Burkard has been appointed to the role of Chief Commercial Officer for the Americas Region.
  • As Chief Commercial Officer, Mr. Burkard will provide direction to the leaders of this region's GI and ENT Sales and Marketing functions, as well as guidance and oversight for commercial activities within the Americas.
  • Through leading-edge R&D and manufacturing, PENTAX Medical provides endoscopy solutions to the global medical community.
  • Headquartered in Japan, PENTAX Medical has a worldwide focus and presence with R&D, regional sales, service, and in-country facilities around the globe.

CAI International, Inc. Announces Q2 2020 Financial Release Date and Conference Call

Friday, July 31, 2020 - 10:50pm

If you are unable to participate during the live conference call and webcast, the call will be archived at www.capps.com for 30 days (click the “Investors” tab).

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If you are unable to participate during the live conference call and webcast, the call will be archived at www.capps.com for 30 days (click the “Investors” tab).
View source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200731005490/en/

The Equilar Diversity Network Announces Groundbreaking Executive and Board Ethnicity Data Campaign

Thursday, July 30, 2020 - 3:00pm

Equilar, the leading provider of executive data solutions, today announced phase two of the Equilar Diversity Network (EDN) initiative.

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  • Equilar, the leading provider of executive data solutions, today announced phase two of the Equilar Diversity Network (EDN) initiative.
  • Women now hold nearly 25% of board seats, up from 15% in 2016 when Equilar began quarterly reporting.
  • Starting on July 30, 2020, Equilar will launch a strategic data campaign to collect ethnicity data for executives and board members at all public companies.
  • We are proud to join forces with the Equilar Diversity Network and look forward to working together to bring this important effort to scale.

The American Association of Physics Teachers and AIP Publishing Expand Partnership to Book Publishing

Thursday, July 30, 2020 - 1:30pm

AIP Publishing will begin publishing its first digital books in August 2020, including five titles co-published with AAPT.

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  • AIP Publishing will begin publishing its first digital books in August 2020, including five titles co-published with AAPT.
  • Jason Wilde, Chief Publishing Officer at AIP Publishing said: "AAPT has earned a reputation for leadership in physical science education.
  • As our long-time partner in publishing American Journal of Physics and The Physics Teacher, AIP Publishing has demonstrated a deep understanding of our needs and our community.
  • AIP Publishing is a wholly owned not-for-profit subsidiary of the American Institute of Physics (AIP).

Stryker declares a $0.575 per share quarterly dividend

Thursday, July 30, 2020 - 1:00pm

Kalamazoo, Michigan, July 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Stryker (NYSE:SYK) announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.575 per share payable October 30, 2020 to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 30, 2020, representing an increase of approximately 11% versus the prior year and unchanged from the previous quarter.

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  • Kalamazoo, Michigan, July 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Stryker (NYSE:SYK) announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.575 per share payable October 30, 2020 to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 30, 2020, representing an increase of approximately 11% versus the prior year and unchanged from the previous quarter.
  • Stryker is one of the worlds leading medical technology companies and, together with its customers, is driven to make healthcare better.
  • The company offers innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes.
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Orion Engineered Carbons to Present at the Jefferies Virtual Industrials Conference

Wednesday, July 29, 2020 - 1:00pm

Orion Engineered Carbons S.A. (NYSE: OEC), a leading supplier of specialty and high-performance carbon black, today announced that Mr. Corning Painter, Chief Executive Officer, will be presenting at the upcoming Jefferies Virtual Industrials Conference on Thursday August 6, 2020 at 1:50 pm EDT.

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  • Orion Engineered Carbons S.A. (NYSE: OEC), a leading supplier of specialty and high-performance carbon black, today announced that Mr. Corning Painter, Chief Executive Officer, will be presenting at the upcoming Jefferies Virtual Industrials Conference on Thursday August 6, 2020 at 1:50 pm EDT.
  • Mr. Lorin Crenshaw, Chief Financial Officer, will also be present for one on one meetings.
  • A live webcast of the presentation, along with the slides and replay will be available on the investor section of Orion Engineered Carbons website http://investor.orioncarbons.com/OEC-investor-events or at http://wsw.com/webcast/jeff133/oec/ .
  • About Orion Engineered Carbons S.A.
    Orion is a worldwide supplier of carbon black.