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The 37th Edition of World AI Show Addressed the Necessity of Boosting AI Adoption in Malaysia

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Friday, August 5, 2022 - 9:30am

Trescon, the event's host, brought together more than 250 online participants, including important players in Malaysia's AI ecosystem like government officials, leading AI specialists, and solution vendors.

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  • Trescon, the event's host, brought together more than 250 online participants, including important players in Malaysia's AI ecosystem like government officials, leading AI specialists, and solution vendors.
  • Leading players in AI & Data space like Dataiku | Strateq, Denodo, Alteryx, TigerGraph, ServiceNow, ManageEngine and Snowflake gathered at the virtual conference to examine the prospects for AI in Malaysia.
  • Judy Nam, Principal Solutions Engineer Director, Dataiku spoke at length of "Defining a Successful AI Project: A Framework for Choosing the Right AI Use Case."
  • "Since AI brings up a wide range of possibilities, finding the correct business context for it is critical to achieving success.

Vertical Announces Appointment of Former McLaren Automotive CEO Mike Flewitt to its Board

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Tuesday, July 19, 2022 - 11:00am

Vertical Aerospace (Vertical) [NYSE: EVTL], a global aerospace and technology company that is pioneering zero emissions aviation, today announces the appointment of former McLaren Automotive CEO, Mike Flewitt, to the Board of Directors (the Vertical Board).

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  • Vertical Aerospace (Vertical) [NYSE: EVTL], a global aerospace and technology company that is pioneering zero emissions aviation, today announces the appointment of former McLaren Automotive CEO, Mike Flewitt, to the Board of Directors (the Vertical Board).
  • Mike is joining the Vertical Board having stepped down from McLaren Automotive in October 2021 after eight years leading the group.
  • Mike was instrumental in driving McLaren Automotives growth to become one of the worlds leading luxury supercar brands.
  • Prior to joining McLaren, Mike spent nine years at Ford as both Vice President, Manufacturing, Ford Europe, and Corporate Officer, Ford Motor Company.

Electric Flight Moves a Step Closer as Vertical Aerospace and CAE Partner on Pilot Training

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Tuesday, July 19, 2022 - 7:00am

Vertical Aerospace (Vertical) [NYSE: EVTL], a global aerospace and technology company that is pioneering zero-emissions aviation and CAE [NYSE: CAE, TSE: CAE], a market leader in flight simulation and training, today announced that CAE will be the pilot training partner for Verticals launch eVTOL aircraft, the VX4.

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  • Vertical Aerospace (Vertical) [NYSE: EVTL], a global aerospace and technology company that is pioneering zero-emissions aviation and CAE [NYSE: CAE, TSE: CAE], a market leader in flight simulation and training, today announced that CAE will be the pilot training partner for Verticals launch eVTOL aircraft, the VX4.
  • CAE will design and develop a world-class training program and be the exclusive training device provider, tailoring the high-fidelity, next-generation flight simulation training device for the VX4 aircraft.
  • Advanced Air Mobility (AAM) is expected to drive unprecedented demand for qualified, professionally trained pilots for inner-city and regional electric flights.
  • Additionally, because CAE currently provides training products and services to many of Verticals industry-leading customer base, a smoother integration of new AAM pilot training programmes into their training portfolios is anticipated.

Vertical Aerospace and Babcock International Partner to Explore New Variants for the VX4

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Monday, July 18, 2022 - 8:00am

Vertical Aerospace (Vertical) [NYSE: EVTL], a global aerospace and technology company that is pioneering zero emissions aviation, today announces a partnership with Babcock International (Babcock) [LON: BAB], the aerospace, defence and security company to explore new applications for its VX4 eVTOL aircraft.

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  • Vertical Aerospace (Vertical) [NYSE: EVTL], a global aerospace and technology company that is pioneering zero emissions aviation, today announces a partnership with Babcock International (Babcock) [LON: BAB], the aerospace, defence and security company to explore new applications for its VX4 eVTOL aircraft.
  • With todays announcement, Vertical and Babcock will set up a Joint Working Group (JWG) to explore how to use the VX4 in new applications such as aerial EMS and cargo transportation.
  • By reducing the medical response time, Babcock not only saves lives, but also significantly minimises the long-term effects of injuries.
  • I am delighted that Vertical Aerospace will be able support Babcock, a trusted provider of emergency response services, in their efforts to decarbonise their operations.

Vertical Enters the Business Aviation Market With Aircraft Pre-Order From FLYINGGROUP

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Friday, July 15, 2022 - 11:00am

Vertical Aerospace (Vertical) [NYSE: EVTL], a global aerospace and technology company that is pioneering electric aviation, announces today that FLYINGGROUP, one of Europes leading business jet operators, has conditionally pre-ordered up to 50 VX4 aircraft.

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  • Vertical Aerospace (Vertical) [NYSE: EVTL], a global aerospace and technology company that is pioneering electric aviation, announces today that FLYINGGROUP, one of Europes leading business jet operators, has conditionally pre-ordered up to 50 VX4 aircraft.
  • Todays announcement represents Verticals first commercial agreement within the business aviation market, a further demonstration of the significant market demand for the VX4.
  • Stephen Fitzpatrick, Founder & CEO, Vertical Aerospace, said We are delighted to partner with FLYINGGROUP to change the way people travel throughout the business aviation market.
  • FLYINGGROUP takes care of the entire management of its customers business aircraft, including maintenance, CAMO, certification, crew management, charter sales and flight operations.

Vertical Aerospace Secures Pre-Delivery Payment Commitment From American Airlines

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Friday, July 15, 2022 - 11:00am

Vertical Aerospace (Vertical) [NYSE: EVTL], a global aerospace and technology company that is pioneering zero-emissions aviation, today announces that it has confirmed delivery slots and the commitment of associated pre-delivery payments with American Airlines (NASDAQ: AAL).

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  • Vertical Aerospace (Vertical) [NYSE: EVTL], a global aerospace and technology company that is pioneering zero-emissions aviation, today announces that it has confirmed delivery slots and the commitment of associated pre-delivery payments with American Airlines (NASDAQ: AAL).
  • Stephen Fitzpatrick, Founder & CEO of Vertical said We are delighted to have reached this major milestone with American Airlines on our eVTOL partnership.
  • We look forward to continuing our work with American and seeing the first red, white and blue VX4 come off the production line.
  • Customers include American Airlines, Virgin Atlantic, Avolon, Bristow, Marubeni, Iberojet and FLYINGGROUP, as well as Japan Airlines (JAL), Gol, Air Greenland, Gozen Holding and AirAsia, through Avolons VX4 placements.

Vertical Enters the Business Aviation Market With Aircraft Pre-order From FLYINGGROUP

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Friday, July 15, 2022 - 11:00am

Vertical Aerospace (Vertical) [NYSE: EVTL], a global aerospace and technology company that is pioneering electric aviation, announces today that FLYINGGROUP, one of Europes leading business jet operators, has conditionally pre-ordered up to 50 VX4 aircraft.

Key Points: 
  • Vertical Aerospace (Vertical) [NYSE: EVTL], a global aerospace and technology company that is pioneering electric aviation, announces today that FLYINGGROUP, one of Europes leading business jet operators, has conditionally pre-ordered up to 50 VX4 aircraft.
  • Todays announcement represents Verticals first commercial agreement within the business aviation market, a further demonstration of the significant market demand for the VX4.
  • Stephen Fitzpatrick, Founder & CEO, Vertical Aerospace, said We are delighted to partner with FLYINGGROUP to change the way people travel throughout the business aviation market.
  • FLYINGGROUP takes care of the entire management of its customers business aircraft, including maintenance, CAMO, certification, crew management, charter sales and flight operations.

Malaysian Genomics Forms Partnership for Expansion in Saudi Arabia

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Wednesday, July 13, 2022 - 7:00am

PETALING JAYA, Malaysia, July 13, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Malaysian Genomics Resource Centre Berhad (Bursa: MGRC, 0155), a leading genomics and biopharmaceutical specialist, announced today that it has entered into a strategic partnership with United Doctors Hospital (UDH) for collaboration in genomics and cell therapies.

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  • PETALING JAYA, Malaysia, July 13, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Malaysian Genomics Resource Centre Berhad (Bursa: MGRC, 0155), a leading genomics and biopharmaceutical specialist, announced today that it has entered into a strategic partnership with United Doctors Hospital (UDH) for collaboration in genomics and cell therapies.
  • UDH, located in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, is accredited by the Saudi Central Board for Accreditation of Healthcare Institutions.
  • Malaysian Genomics is actively expanding its business-to-consumer channels as part of the Group's growth strategy.
  • Malaysian Genomics Resource Centre Berhad: 0155 [BURSA: MGRC] [RIC: MGRC:KL] [BBG: MGRC:MK], http://www.mgrc.com.my/
    Copyright 2022 ACN Newswire .

DX Leaders Strategy Forum Goes Hybrid in PH

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Tuesday, June 21, 2022 - 3:16am

Ltd. will host DX Leaders Strategy Forum Philippines 2022, taking place at Diamond Hotel Philippines on August 24 and online on August 25, featuring 40+ international and local speakers and facilitators.

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  • Ltd. will host DX Leaders Strategy Forum Philippines 2022, taking place at Diamond Hotel Philippines on August 24 and online on August 25, featuring 40+ international and local speakers and facilitators.
  • Ltd. is proud to bring its DX Leaders Strategy Forum to the Philippines for the first time.
  • DX Leaders Strategy Forum Philippines 2022 will open opportunities for collaborative discussions and effective learning and application of digital and operational strategies to uplift the digital landscape of the country.
  • EDXchange sessions on relevant subjects such as modern data technologies, hybrid IT, cloud migration, future-proofing IT infrastructures, cybersecurity in a hybrid environment, zero-trust security, and AI-driven automation in a hybrid workplace can be expected.

Cloud-based HCM Tangibly Redefining the Employee Experience, New Bersin Research Finds

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Tuesday, June 14, 2022 - 2:00pm

The most successful implementations follow an "employee first" approach, unlike older IT-centric implementations that focused primarily on data and software integration, the study found.

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  • The most successful implementations follow an "employee first" approach, unlike older IT-centric implementations that focused primarily on data and software integration, the study found.
  • The Josh Bersin Company analysts interviewed and studied the implementation of new cloud HCM systems at the diverse range of companies named above, and found very high returns on investment.
  • She explained: "Companies enjoying high ROI from the latest-generation cloud-based HCM solutions are treating them as strategic platforms and building the employee experience on top of them.
  • Josh Bersin, global HR research analyst and CEO of The Josh Bersin Company, said:
    "After years of work and billions spent, cloud-based HCM systems are at last tangibly transforming HR complexity, with a direct impact on the employee experience.