Archaeology

Hong Kong Heritage Discovery Centre holds "Light of Jinsha - The Ancient Shu Civilisation" exhibition

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Friday, December 30, 2022

HONG KONG, Dec 30, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - An exhibition entitled "Light of Jinsha - The Ancient Shu Civilisation" is now open at the Hong Kong Heritage Discover Centre.

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  • HONG KONG, Dec 30, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - An exhibition entitled "Light of Jinsha - The Ancient Shu Civilisation" is now open at the Hong Kong Heritage Discover Centre.
  • The "Light of Jinsha - The Ancient Shu Civilisation" exhibition opens from December 30 to March 29, 2023 at the Hong Kong Heritage Discovery Centre.
  • The Jinsha site, a major archaeological discovery in 2001, is another political, economic and cultural centre established by the ancient Shu people in Chengdu Plain after the Sanxingdui civilisation.
  • The exhibition is held at the Hong Kong Heritage Discovery Centre, Kowloon Park, Haiphong Road, Tsim Sha Tsui until March 29, 2023.

Yoga's Kashmir Connection: Time for Revitalisation

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Thursday, December 29, 2022

Apart from its resplendent beauty, Kashmir has also been at the forefront of leading the mantle as a site of spirituality.

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  • Apart from its resplendent beauty, Kashmir has also been at the forefront of leading the mantle as a site of spirituality.
  • It is no surprise then that the Valley of Kashmir is full of places, monuments and sites named after the founder of Advaitism.
  • Speaking of Adi Shankara's cultural import, the Jyeshteshwara Temple, which is the oldest temple in the Kashmir Valley, is more commonly known as Shankaracharya Temple.
  • Organised in Srinagar by the Jammu and Kashmir Sports Council and Jammu and Kashmir Yogasana Association, more than 300 more people competed in different age categories in the event.

Manatt Welcomes Notable Industry Executives to Growing National Health Group

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Tuesday, January 3, 2023

Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP, a multidisciplinary, integrated professional services firm, today announced the arrival of Manatt Health National Advisor Dr. Troyen (Troy) A. Brennan in Boston and Director Tracy A. Massel in New York.

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  • Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP, a multidisciplinary, integrated professional services firm, today announced the arrival of Manatt Health National Advisor Dr. Troyen (Troy) A. Brennan in Boston and Director Tracy A. Massel in New York.
  • Massel, who joins from the first health insurance technology platform, will further enhance the Firm’s digital health bench and focus on creating meaningful partnerships between payers and providers.
  • These professionals are instrumental in the Firm’s commitment to providing integrated strategic, policy and business solutions as the health care industry seeks to realign around value and efficiency.
  • “The health care industry has been at the forefront of strategic, operational and technological innovation as stakeholders work to increase accessibility, transparency and affordability of care across the nation,” said Bill Bernstein , leader of Manatt Health.

No-Code AI Platform webAI Lets Teams Build Models without Big Data

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Thursday, January 5, 2023

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Jan. 5, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- After three years in stealth mode, Grand Rapids-based Iris Technology today publicly demonstrated webAI, a fundamentally different approach to computer vision. The new modular platform allows teams to train computer vision models faster with less data, run those models with computing power found in most consumer-grade laptops, and deploy those models dramatically faster than industry standards. On the webAI platform, developers and enterprises can build models and prototype quickly at no cost before engaging in an enterprise license.

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  • The new modular platform allows teams to train computer vision models faster with less data, run those models with computing power found in most consumer-grade laptops, and deploy those models dramatically faster than industry standards.
  • On the webAI platform, developers and enterprises can build models and prototype quickly at no cost before engaging in an enterprise license.
  • "Most AI platforms today are built around the assumption that Big Data is the answer to the world's problems," said David Stout, co-CEO of Iris Technology, the creator of webAI.
  • webAI customers do not need to cede ownership of their data in order to utilize the platform — they own their trained models, and their data is inaccessible by Iris.

Lidars for Automotive and Beyond, Discusses IDTechEx

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Monday, December 5, 2022

Just within the automotive sector, the lidar for the automotive market is expected to grow to US$8.4 billion by 2023.

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  • Just within the automotive sector, the lidar for the automotive market is expected to grow to US$8.4 billion by 2023.
  • It was not until the 2000s that lidars started to be applied in commercial, automotive applications.
  • Since the commercial production of the first lidar in 2017, an increasing number of players have focused on automotive applications, especially autonomous vehicles.
  • IDTechEx has focused on players who position themselves as automotive Tier-2 suppliers, with coverage of component suppliers and automotive OEMs.

Lidars for Automotive and Beyond, Discusses IDTechEx

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Monday, December 5, 2022

Just within the automotive sector, the lidar for the automotive market is expected to grow to US$8.4 billion by 2023.

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  • Just within the automotive sector, the lidar for the automotive market is expected to grow to US$8.4 billion by 2023.
  • It was not until the 2000s that lidars started to be applied in commercial, automotive applications.
  • Since the commercial production of the first lidar in 2017, an increasing number of players have focused on automotive applications, especially autonomous vehicles.
  • IDTechEx has focused on players who position themselves as automotive Tier-2 suppliers, with coverage of component suppliers and automotive OEMs.

Art + Cultural and Creative Products Giving New Life to Cultural Relics

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Thursday, November 17, 2022

Yan Sashuang, Vice Director General of Sichuan Provincial Department of Culture and Tourism, presided over the event of the themed achievement exhibition.

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  • Yan Sashuang, Vice Director General of Sichuan Provincial Department of Culture and Tourism, presided over the event of the themed achievement exhibition.
  • This event attracted artists, art lovers and children worldwide to portray Sanxingdui in their eyes, breathing new life into cultural relics.
  • Kam Panesar, The Big Draw Brand Ambassador in China said, The UK's expertise in museum and galleries culture and creative tourism is world class.
  • Sanxingdui Culture and Tourism Development Co., Ltd. and BRDGS Partners Group signed an agreement on cultural and creative products cooperation at the site.

Archeologists, Historians Unearth Remarkable Discovery at Camden Battlefield

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Friday, November 11, 2022

CHARLESTON, S.C., Nov. 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The South Carolina Battleground Preservation Trust today announced a significant historic discovery at the Revolutionary War Camden Battlefield. The Trust, acting on behalf of Historic Camden Foundation, contracted with the South Carolina Institute of Archaeology and Anthropology, University of South Carolina to excavate a number of bodies of Revolutionary War soldiers killed in the August 16, 1780 Battle of Camden. A team of archaeologists from the South Carolina Institute of Archaeology and Anthropology and the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, along with biological anthropologists from the Richland County Coroner's office and the University of South Carolina unearthed the skeletal remains and accompanying artifacts of 14 Revolutionary War soldiers.

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  • CHARLESTON, S.C., Nov. 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The South Carolina Battleground Preservation Trust today announced a significant historic discovery at the Revolutionary War Camden Battlefield.
  • SCIAA archeologist James Legg has conducted research on the Camden Battlefield for more than 40 years and led the onsite field team.
  • Historic Camden Foundation, a non-profit with the mission to protect, educate, and celebrate Camden's colonial and Revolutionary War history, owns the largest portion of the Camden battlefield.
  • The Liberty Trail, a partnership between the South Carolina Battleground Preservation Trust and the American Battlefield Trust , owns another recently acquired part of the Camden battlefield.

Commercial Drones Global Market Report 2022: Cost-Saving Benefits Driving Adoption and Fueling Growth - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Friday, November 4, 2022

The "Commercial Drones Global Market Report 2022, By Type, Application, Technology" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Commercial Drones Global Market Report 2022, By Type, Application, Technology" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The main types of commercial drones are fixed-wing drones, rotary blade drones, and hybrid drones.
  • North America was the largest region in commercial drones market in 2021.
  • The regions covered in the commercial drones market are Asia-Pacific, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, North America, South America, Middle East and Africa.

CPG Book Fest keep bringing the best of Chinese literature to the world

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Thursday, November 3, 2022

BEIJING, Nov. 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --The third annual CPG Book Fest was held from July 18th to October 18th.

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  • BEIJING, Nov. 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --The third annual CPG Book Fest was held from July 18th to October 18th.
  • During the three-month, customers can enjoy special discounts on CPG Great Books of publishing houses under China Publishing Group.
  • The "Chat with us", an activity specially planned by CPG Book Fest has won unanimous praise from the publishers and libraries worldwide.
  • Since the first event, CPG Book Fest has been continuously updated and upgraded, making China Publishing Group widely praised by the global publishing industry and becoming a Chinese culture card.