Innovation and Technology Bureau

A New Departure for an Intelligent Future: China International Intelligent Communication Forum 2022 Held in Wuxi

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Wednesday, November 23, 2022

WUXI, China, Nov. 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- On November 21, the China International Intelligent Communication Forum 2022, co-sponsored by China Media Group (CMG) and Jiangsu Provincial People's Government, was held in Wuxi, Jiangsu province.

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  • WUXI, China, Nov. 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- On November 21, the China International Intelligent Communication Forum 2022, co-sponsored by China Media Group (CMG) and Jiangsu Provincial People's Government, was held in Wuxi, Jiangsu province.
  • Du Xiaogang said that this forum sparks ideas and generates cooperative results, which plays an important role in promoting intelligent communication to better improve and benefit people's livelihood.
  • Wuxi will take this chance as an opportunity to fully implement the central and provincial decisions and requirements, strengthen intelligent communication support, build a strong intelligent communication platform, enhance intelligent communication functions, and work with all parties to share development opportunities, promote mutual benefit and cooperation, and jointly create a bright future for international intelligent communication.
  • The forum also features thematic activities including sub-forums on intelligent communication for Industries and Cultures, the Intelligent Communication Achievements Exhibition, the "Wuxi onto the World Stage" global livestream, the Internet celebrities' Wuxi tour for city promotion, etc.

Boston Scientific Announces Upcoming Conference Schedule

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Tuesday, November 1, 2022

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Nov. 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) will participate in two upcoming investor conferences.

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  • MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Nov. 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) will participate in two upcoming investor conferences.
  • On November 15, 2022, Dan Brennan, executive vice president and chief financial officer, and Lauren Tengler, vice president, Investor Relations, will participate in a 30-minute question-and-answer session with the host analyst at the 2022 Stifel Healthcare Conference.
  • The session will begin at approximately 8:00 a.m. EST.
  • Boston Scientific transforms lives through innovative medical solutions that improve the health of patients around the world.

InvestHK's Investment Promotion Week aims to lift foreign companies' awareness of Hong Kong's business opportunities

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Friday, October 14, 2022

Mr Lee said, "Hong Kong is the world's freest economy and an international financial, trading and shipping centre.

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  • Mr Lee said, "Hong Kong is the world's freest economy and an international financial, trading and shipping centre.
  • We are sure that businesses from all over the world will be able to tap the vast opportunities Hong Kong and the Mainland offer."
  • The Director-General of Investment Promotion, Mr Stephen Phillips, said, "This is a week not to be missed for those who want to learn about the key trends shaping global investment and how Hong Kong can help in capturing these opportunities.
  • Invest Hong Kong is the department of the HKSAR Government responsible for attracting foreign direct investment and supporting overseas and Mainland businesses to set up or expand in Hong Kong.

Schneider recognized with FreightTech 100 Award for fifth consecutive year

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Friday, October 7, 2022

Schneider (NYSE: SNDR), a premier multimodal provider of transportation, intermodal and logistics services, is honored to be recognized for the companys innovation in the FreightWaves FreightTech 100 for the fifth consecutive year.

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  • Schneider (NYSE: SNDR), a premier multimodal provider of transportation, intermodal and logistics services, is honored to be recognized for the companys innovation in the FreightWaves FreightTech 100 for the fifth consecutive year.
  • We are pleased to be recognized by FreightWaves for our dedication to improving operations, driver safety and sustainability efforts, said Schneider Executive President and Chief Innovation and Technology Officer Shaleen Devgun.
  • Schneider is a proven leader in developing cutting edge technical solutions and effectively integrates leading capabilities to continue to meet our stakeholders ever-evolving needs.
  • For more information about Schneider, visit Schneider.com or follow the company socially on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter : @WeAreSchneider .

My Platform Joint Venture Awarded the Winner's Prize in the 2022 Hong Kong-Macau-Taiwan Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition

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Thursday, September 29, 2022

HONG KONG, Sept 29, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - My Platform, the MedTech venture in which Black Spade Capital Limited ("Black Spade Capital") invested, has just announced that its PRC joint venture My Platform Information Technology (Guangzhou) Limited ("My Platform MedTech") was awarded the Winner's Prize in the 2022 Hong Kong-Macau-Taiwan Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition organised by the Guangzhou Municipal Science and Technology Bureau.

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  • HONG KONG, Sept 29, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - My Platform, the MedTech venture in which Black Spade Capital Limited ("Black Spade Capital") invested, has just announced that its PRC joint venture My Platform Information Technology (Guangzhou) Limited ("My Platform MedTech") was awarded the Winner's Prize in the 2022 Hong Kong-Macau-Taiwan Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition organised by the Guangzhou Municipal Science and Technology Bureau.
  • My Platform MedTech is a joint venture established by My Platform and its partner in Guangzhou in 2021.
  • In view of the growing demand for distant medical consultation, My Platform upgraded its system with telemedicine capabilities in 2020.
  • My Platform is a global multi-party interactive cloud-based SaaS platform that provides a seamless experience in the healthcare industry for professionals and end-users.

World Artificial Intelligence Conference 2022 - Hong Kong Branch Concludes with Great Success

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Thursday, September 1, 2022

Organised by the Innovation and Technology Commission (ITC) with the Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation (HKSTP) as organising partner, the World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC) 2022 - Hong Kong Branch was successfully held at Hong Kong Science Park today (September 1).

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  • Organised by the Innovation and Technology Commission (ITC) with the Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation (HKSTP) as organising partner, the World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC) 2022 - Hong Kong Branch was successfully held at Hong Kong Science Park today (September 1).
  • It clearly supports Hong Kong to develop into an international innovation and technology (I&T) centre and presents historic opportunities for Hong Kong.
  • In the welcoming remarks, the Commissioner for Innovation and Technology, Ms Rebecca Pun, thanked the WAIC for its invitation to host the Hong Kong Branch.
  • The Chief Executive Officer of the HKSTP, Mr Albert Wong, said, "The HKSTP is deeply honoured to co-organise with the ITC the WAIC 2022 - Hong Kong Branch, which is a great showcase of Hong Kong's AI innovation and talents.

SafelyYou Hosts Inaugural Silicon Valley Senior Living Summit

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Friday, August 26, 2022

On August 29, 2022, SafelyYou, who empowers safer, more person-centered dementia care through its world-leading, real-time AI video technology and 24/7 remote clinical experts, will be hosting its inaugural Silicon Valley Senior Living Summit in Menlo Park.

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  • On August 29, 2022, SafelyYou, who empowers safer, more person-centered dementia care through its world-leading, real-time AI video technology and 24/7 remote clinical experts, will be hosting its inaugural Silicon Valley Senior Living Summit in Menlo Park.
  • By bringing together some of the countrys top thinkers and problem solvers, the Silicon Valley Senior Living Summit is a great place to start on a path to designing a better future for these individuals.
  • SafelyYou is used by skilled nursing and assisted living facilities all across North Americafrom the largest national organizations to regional and local communities.
  • SafelyYou gives a voice to those living with Alzheimers disease and other cognitive impairments.

SinoMab Received the Highest Subsidy from HKSTP

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Friday, July 8, 2022

Under this program, funding support will be provided to biomedical companies of HKSTP to bring innovative, life-changing therapies and technologies to patients.

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  • Under this program, funding support will be provided to biomedical companies of HKSTP to bring innovative, life-changing therapies and technologies to patients.
  • SinoMab stood out from many biopharmaceutical companies in the CTC program and was granted the highest subsidy amount, embodying the recognition by the evaluation committee on the Company's product candidates and research and development (R&D) plan.
  • Dr. Shui On LEUNG, Chairman, Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer of SinoMab said that: "By launching the CTC program, HKSTP provides great support to local biopharmaceutical companies on their New Drug R&D.
  • With the smooth progress of clinical trials of the Company's key candidates, the subsidy from the HKSTP will provide a solid foundation for the Company's continuous R&D and stepping toward commercialization.

Eaton promotes Taras “Terry” Szmagala Jr. and Nancy Berardinelli-Krantz to new leadership positions within Legal team

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Friday, June 24, 2022

Power management company Eaton (NYSE:ETN) today announced Taras Terry Szmagala Jr. has been named executive vice president and chief legal officer.

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  • Power management company Eaton (NYSE:ETN) today announced Taras Terry Szmagala Jr. has been named executive vice president and chief legal officer.
  • Szmagala holds a bachelors degree from the University of Virginia and a juris doctorate from the University of Virginia School of Law.
  • Additionally, Nancy Berardinelli-Krantz has been named senior vice president and deputy chief legal officer reporting to Szmagala.
  • Eaton is an intelligent power management company dedicated to improving the quality of life and protecting the environment for people everywhere.

Jason Hogg Joins Great Hill Partners as Executive-in-Residence

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Tuesday, June 21, 2022

Great Hill Partners, a private equity firm that invests in high-growth, disruptive companies, today announced that Jason Hogg has joined the firm as an Executive-in-Residence (EIR).

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  • Great Hill Partners, a private equity firm that invests in high-growth, disruptive companies, today announced that Jason Hogg has joined the firm as an Executive-in-Residence (EIR).
  • As both an entrepreneur and leader, Jason has an impressive track record of building and growing successful businesses, said Matt Vettel, Managing Director at Great Hill Partners.
  • Were excited to have Jason join Great Hill to further deepen our fintech and software expertise, said Nick Cayer, Managing Director at Great Hill Partners.
  • Great Hill is an active financial technology and software private equity investor, having completed more than 70 total investments in these industries.