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09 Jul, 2019, 14:00 BST Prometric Names Alex Paladino as Chief Revenue Officer

Prometric today announced Alex Paladino as the Chief Revenue Officer for the company. As a member of the senior management team, Ms. Paladino will be ...


09 Jul, 2019, 13:00 BST OneTrust Launches CCPA Master Class Webinar Series to Help Organizations Implement the CCPA in Practice

OneTrust today announced the OneTrust for CCPA Master Class Webinar Series, expert courses designed to help privacy professionals master the...


09 Jul, 2019, 11:00 BST Aireon ALERT Goes Live

Aireon and the Irish Aviation Authority (IAA) announced today that the Aireon Aircraft Location and Emergency Response Tracking (ALERT) service is...


09 Jul, 2019, 08:00 BST IQM Aims to Drive Disruptive Advancements in Quantum Computing Technology

With a vision to drive disruptive advancements in quantum computing, a team of innovators has launched IQM Finland Oy (IQM). The startup—a spinout...


09 Jul, 2019, 08:00 BST Debiopharm and BIOASTER Join Forces to Expand Research to Combat Infectious Diseases

Debiopharm (www.debiopharm.com), a Swiss biopharmaceutical company, and BIOASTER (www.bioaster.org), the French Technology Research Institute in...


09 Jul, 2019, 08:00 BST Kopernio and Meta Combine Expertise to Support Accelerated Scientific Discovery

Millions of full-text scientific articles will soon be available through an easy copyright-compliant one-click process, thanks to a new partnership...


09 Jul, 2019, 00:01 BST Investors and boards support CEO action on global challenges, EY survey finds

More than two-thirds (67%) of the world's largest company CEOs say that they are likely to take public stands on politically charged issues related...


08 Jul, 2019, 12:01 BST Breast Ultrasound Market to Enter 2020 Strong and Will Continue Growing Through 2023

The rise in procedural volumes and favorable reimbursements is expected to propel the $1.11 billion global breast ultrasound market toward $1.71...


08 Jul, 2019, 09:05 BST CloudiFacturing Launches Its Second Open Call Aimed at SMEs and Manufacturing Startups to Receive Up to 100 Million Euros

CloudiFacturing is a project that is part of the Factories of the Future initiative (EFFRA) within the framework of the I4MS program (ICT Innovation...


08 Jul, 2019, 09:00 BST #EdCrunch and "Island 10-22": on the Way to Digital Educational Environment

On July 16, an international conference "EdCrunch Island: Three Models of the University" will be held in Skolkovo in the framework of the intense...


08 Jul, 2019, 08:00 BST Seance App: How New Technology is Changing the Market for Psychics and Astrologers

Today, tech companies are changing the landscapes of traditional industry markets that have been resistant to changes over the years, and even over...


08 Jul, 2019, 08:00 BST Cannabis Europa Goes Global: North American Expansion, Fall 2019

Demand from Canadian and American cannabis firms has prompted UK-based Cannabis Europa to take their brand across the Atlantic The public can vote on ...


08 Jul, 2019, 07:00 BST Zimbabwe Forges Ahead With Reform Programme

The Zimbabwean government has eased restrictions on the use of foreign currency as part of its reform programme, a week after it abolished the use of ...


08 Jul, 2019, 00:01 BST Centrica Builds on Electric Vehicle (EV) Offer with Home Charging Installations

Centrica has announced the expansion of its digital service, Local Heroes, to offer homeowners electric vehicle (EV) charging installations. Designed ...


05 Jul, 2019, 23:00 BST ISTH Announces Launch Of New Global Education Initiative In Gene Therapy For Hemophilia

The International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH) is pleased to announce the official launch of Gene Therapy in Hemophilia: An ISTH...


05 Jul, 2019, 12:00 BST Pro-Israel Philanthropists Dr. Miriam & Sheldon Adelson Receive the Friends Of Zion Award

The Friends of Zion Museum bestowed the FOZ Award upon major Pro-Israel philanthropists Dr. Miriam and Sheldon Adelson, in recognition of their...


04 Jul, 2019, 16:37 BST BlackOut UK and wtv Global. Present 'Revolutionary Love: The Movie'

Leading creative digital communications agency wtv Global. have partnered with not-for-profit social enterprise BlackOut UK to create 'Revolutionary...


04 Jul, 2019, 15:20 BST St Kitts and Nevis Exceeds Economic Target 12 Years Earlier Than Expected

During a press conference this week, Prime Minister Timothy Harris provided an update on St Kitts and Nevis' fiscal performance between January and...


04 Jul, 2019, 13:58 BST THE Young University Ranking 2019: Jacobs University Bremen is One of the Best Young Universities in the World

Once again, Jacobs University performed excellently in a university ranking. In the 2019 Times Higher Education (THE) Young University Ranking for...


04 Jul, 2019, 12:33 BST Kanazawa University Research: Cancer Genes and the Tumor Milieu

The tumor microenvironment (TME) is a mix of fluids, immune cells and blood vessels which envelops the tumors. Interactions between tumor cells and...


04 Jul, 2019, 08:50 BST "Venture Tianfu" event was successfully held in Budapest, Hungary

On the afternoon of June 28, 2019, the "Venture Tianfu in Budapest" event was successfully held in the beautiful library of Eotvos Lorand University. ...


04 Jul, 2019, 08:00 BST PKN ORLEN Moves a Step Closer to Merger With LOTOS Group

PKN ORLEN has just filed a formal application for the European Commission's approval of its proposed acquisition of LOTOS Group. The completion of...


04 Jul, 2019, 08:00 BST Leaders Need to Take Responsibility for, and Action on, Responsible AI Practices - PwC

The estimated $15.7trn economic potential of artificial intelligence (AI)[1] will only be realised if the integration of responsible AI practices...


03 Jul, 2019, 16:03 BST The perfection of Michelangelo's David reimagined in the age of the algorithm

A major Australian arts project commences this week at the feet of Michelangelo's David as part of a global unveiling in Florence and the opening of...


03 Jul, 2019, 14:58 BST Startup Vietnam Foundation (SVF) Announces The Grand Vision to Mark Vietnam on the Global Map

Startup Vietnam Foundation (SVF), the first Socialized and Non-profit Foundation established in 2014 to support innovation ecosystem in Vietnam, held ...