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Registration Now Open for the Premier Annual NAFA 2023 Institute & Expo

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EDISON, N.J., Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --NAFA Fleet Management Association (NAFA), the vehicle fleet industry's largest membership association, announced today that registration is now open for NAFA 2023 Institute & Expo , the industry's largest gathering of fleet and mobility professionals.

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  • EDISON, N.J., Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --NAFA Fleet Management Association (NAFA), the vehicle fleet industry's largest membership association, announced today that registration is now open for NAFA 2023 Institute & Expo , the industry's largest gathering of fleet and mobility professionals.
  • The NAFA 2023 Institute & Expo (I&E) is the industry's leading fleet event.
  • The NAFA 2023 Institute & Expo (I&E) is the industry's leading fleet event with thousands of fleet professionals from every segment of the industry, including corporate, government, public safety, utility, education and more under one roof.
  • The Institute & Expo offers three days of unparalleled learning, impactful conversations, and dynamic products and services from the industry's leading suppliers.

R. Douglas Leonard Jr. Appointed to Lead ANAB as Executive Director

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NEW YORK, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) is pleased to announce that R. Douglas Leonard Jr. has been appointed as executive director of its wholly owned subsidiary, the ANSI National Accreditation Board (ANAB), effective November 21. ANAB is the largest multi-disciplinary ISO/IEC 17011 accreditation body in North America, with comprehensive signatory status across the multilateral recognition arrangements of the International Accreditation Forum (IAF) and International Laboratory Accreditation Cooperation (ILAC).

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  • has been appointed as executive director of its wholly owned subsidiary, the ANSI National Accreditation Board (ANAB), effective November 21.
  • As executive director, Leonard will provide the strategic leadership to position ANAB at the forefront of international accreditation, assuring the integrity of services, advancing ANAB's vision and mission, and striving for sustained growth and diversification.
  • A veteran of the conformity assessment community, Leonard has served as co-interim executive director of ANAB since December 2021 and in the capacity of ANAB vice president of product, inspection, laboratory, and related activities since 2015.
  • ANAB also announced that Warren Merkel will join ANAB as vice presidentpolicy, effective November 21.

Atmospheric Water Generator Global Market to Reach $9.7 Billion by 2031 at a CAGR of 14.8%

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The global atmospheric water generator market size was valued at $2,450.9 million in 2021, and is projected to reach $9,703.5 million by 2031, registering a CAGR of 14.8% from 2022 to 2031.

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  • The global atmospheric water generator market size was valued at $2,450.9 million in 2021, and is projected to reach $9,703.5 million by 2031, registering a CAGR of 14.8% from 2022 to 2031.
  • One of the primary factors driving the growth of the atmospheric water generator market is the global expansion of various policies for improving a country's public water infrastructure and drinking water systems.
  • This report provides a quantitative analysis of the market segments, current trends, estimations, and dynamics of the atmospheric water generator market analysis from 2021 to 2031 to identify the prevailing atmospheric water generator market opportunities.
  • The report includes the analysis of the regional as well as global atmospheric water generator market trends, key players, market segments, application areas, and market growth strategies.

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Awards Owner of LBA Group Inc. with IEEE Life Membership

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GREENVILLE, N.C., Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Board of Directors and Saifur Rahman, 2023 IEEE President & CEO has awarded Lawrence Behr, the CEO of LBA Group Inc., with the IEEE's prestigious Life Membership. This special honor is reserved for individuals who have truly distinguished themselves through their sustained and lasting contributions to the IEEE.

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  • The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Board of Directors awarded Lawrence Behr, the CEO of LBA Group Inc., with the IEEE's prestigious Life Membership.
  • GREENVILLE, N.C., Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Board of Directors and Saifur Rahman, 2023 IEEE President & CEO has awarded Lawrence Behr, the CEO of LBA Group Inc. , with the IEEE's prestigious Life Membership.
  • This special honor is reserved for individuals who have truly distinguished themselves through their sustained and lasting contributions to the IEEE.
  • This is shown largely through his work with LBA Group Inc. and its leadership, volunteerism, and dedication to advancing technology for humanity.

Mallinckrodt Announces 2022 Advancing Extracorporeal Photopheresis Immunomodulation Investigator Award

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DUBLIN, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Mallinckrodt plc (NYSE American: MNK), a global specialty pharmaceutical company, today announced the recipient of 2022's Advancing Extracorporeal Photopheresis (ECP) Immunomodulation Investigator Award. Andrew Fisher, the project's principal investigator won this year's award for a project to help address significa­­nt unmet medical need by evaluating responses to extracorporeal photopheresis therapy (ECP) in chronic lung allograft dysfunction (CLAD).

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  • DUBLIN, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Mallinckrodt plc (NYSE American: MNK), a global specialty pharmaceutical company, today announced the recipient of 2022's Advancing Extracorporeal Photopheresis (ECP) Immunomodulation Investigator Award.
  • Andrew Fisher, the project's principal investigator won this year's award for a project to help address significant unmet medical need by evaluating responses to extracorporeal photopheresis therapy (ECP) in chronic lung allograft dysfunction (CLAD).
  • The award, now in its fifth year, is part of Mallinckrodt's ongoing commitment to the science of immunomodulation through ECP across therapeutic applications.
  • "As a pioneer in ECP immunomodulation, Mallinckrodt is proud to support those who continue to investigate this exciting field of medicine.

RealCISO Announces Partnership with Center for Internet Security (CIS) and Institute for Security and Technology (IST)'s Blueprint for Ransomware Defense Working Group

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BOSTON, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- RealCISO, a powerful software platform that enables organizations to evaluate and strengthen their security posture and reduce cyber risk, today announced a partnership with the Center for Internet Security (CIS) and the Institute for Security and Technology (IST) through the Blueprint for Ransomware Defense Working Group to provide customers with an easy and clear ability to create an action plan for ransomware mitigation, response, and recovery for small- and medium-sized enterprises.

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  • This partnership allows those businesses to better understand their cybersecurity posture and implement solutions that close gaps."
  • Within the original Ransomware Task Force, Action 3.1.1 called for the cybersecurity community to "develop a clear, actionable framework for ransomware mitigation, response, and recovery."
  • As a result, the Blueprint for Ransomware Defense Working Group developed a Blueprint comprised of a curated subset of essential cyber hygiene Safeguards from the CIS Critical Security Controls (CIS Controls) v8.
  • The Institute for Security and Technology (IST) designs and advances solutions to the world's toughest emerging security threats.

A Science study contributed by Tsinghua SIGS reveals land-use emissions embodied in international trade

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Their study found that more than a quarter of global land-use emissions are tied to agricultural products traded internationally.

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  • Their study found that more than a quarter of global land-use emissions are tied to agricultural products traded internationally.
  • Dr. Hong's research article entitled "Land-use emissions embodied in international trade", has been published in Science on May 5, 2022 ( https://www.science.org/doi/10.1126/science.abj1572 ).
  • Emissions from land-use change and agriculture are estimated to account for more than 20 percent of global anthropogenic greenhouse gas emissions.
  • The Institute of Environment and Ecology (iEE) is a vital part of Tsinghua Shenzhen International Graduate School.

enfinium appoints Dr Jane Atkinson CBE as Chief Operating Officer

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LONDON, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- enfinium is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Jane Atkinson CBE, former Engineering and Automation Executive Director at Bilfinger, as the new Chief Operating Officer.

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  • LONDON, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- enfinium is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Jane Atkinson CBE, former Engineering and Automation Executive Director at Bilfinger, as the new Chief Operating Officer.
  • Dr Atkinson brings over 30 years of senior leadership experience with a diverse background in engineering, plant management and operations.
  • Dr Atkinson will begin working through a planned succession and detailed handover process with William (Bill) Roberts, the current Chief Operating Officer, who will be retiring in 2023, ensuring a smooth transition.
  • Dr Jane Atkinson CBE said, "I am thrilled to be joining enfinium at an important time in its growth strategy.

O.C. Tanner's Meghan Stettler Recognized as One of Human Resources Director's Global 100 Leaders for the Second Consecutive Year

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SALT LAKE CITY, Nov. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- O.C. Tanner, the global leader in employee recognition and workplace culture, today announced that Meghan Stettler, a director at the O.C. Tanner Institute, has been named to this year's Human Resources Director (HRD) Global 100 list.

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  • Tanner , the global leader in employee recognition and workplace culture, today announced that Meghan Stettler, a director at the O.C.
  • Tanner Institute, has been named to this year's Human Resources Director (HRD) Global 100 list.
  • "I'm truly honored and grateful to be named among HRD's 100 most influential leaders two years running," said Stettler.
  • Tanner Institute team who consistently deliver market-leading research and insights to help organizations and their people thrive amid ongoing change.

Outlook on the EdTech and Smart Classrooms Global Market to 2028 - Featuring Microsoft, Cisco Systems, IBM and Google Among Others

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The Global EdTech and Smart Classrooms Market size is expected to reach $258.9 billion by 2028, rising at a market growth of 12.8% CAGR during the forecast period.

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  • The Global EdTech and Smart Classrooms Market size is expected to reach $258.9 billion by 2028, rising at a market growth of 12.8% CAGR during the forecast period.
  • Governments all over the world are issuing funding and grants to assist educational institutions in adopting cutting-edge teaching methods.
  • In addition, governments can thereby support the digitization of educational systems in their various areas and nations.
  • The market for digital classrooms is driven by the rising demand for digital education.