Essentials, the Influencers Review
Essentials extracts for you the best content selected & published by the influencers of the industry to highlight only the news you can't afford to miss about innovation & the digital disruption.
Future of Work
RT @Salz_Er: How #ArtificialIntelligence is driving #Digital #Transformation https://t.co/qw4Nv6KH9A #AI @SwissCognitive @DeepLearn007 @Medium @Xbond49 @andi_staub @ndwr @NeiraOsci @alvinfoo @AntonioSelas @TheRudinGroup @McMcgregory @MikeQuindazzi @ImMBM @machinelearnflx @DeepLearningHub https://t.co/Kd6Es6MzltOpen
Once upon a time, artificial intelligence was an idea that remained in our imaginations and was expressed in movies and art conversations…
The #futureofwork: #Technology, jobs and #augmentedintelligence by @salesforce | Read more at: https://t.co/WER1R6IFO0 #ArtificialIntelligence #AI #DigitalTransformation #Innovation #SmartTech #Robotics #Automation #RT Cc: @chr1sa @bbctech https://t.co/QrGHMl81S1Open
Work is in flux, with artificial intelligence and automation imposing rapid change. Here’s what this technological disruption means for the future of work.
Future of Work - Top 100 Influencers and Brands : We reached out to some of the top influencers on our list to ask them for their views on future of work. We spoke to Cheryl Cran (#1), Jacob Morgan (#2), Alan Lepofsky (#5), Jeremy Scrivens (#6), https://t.co/pQDr05kigp … #FOWOpen
A list of the top 100 future of work influencers & brands driving the most engagement in 2016, including quotes from the experts!
Future of Mobility
Yeah! @moovel unveils its digital marketplace @InnoTrans. moovel's #marketplace solution enables transit authorities to bundle their #transportation services with other mobility services and integrate them into new pricing models. https://t.co/0nLaVS8jrYOpen
InnoTrans: Mobility-as-a-service (MaaS) pioneer moovel unveils digital marketplace for urban mobility ecosystems
The moovel Group unveils its digital marketplace at the transportation technology industry’s leading international trade show, held every two years in Berlin.
RT @MaedgeMatthias: #ITSWorldCongress puts intelligent transport systems in the spotlight this week in Copenhagen. @the_IRU and its partners in @project_capital have developed a training platform where users can learn for free all they need to know about ITS and C-ITS https://t.co/AVN0b87ua4 https://t.co/rJ8a98cv7yOpen
Collaborative capacity programme on ITS Training-education and liaison
Smart cities, w/ open data policies, and new #transportation tech go hand in hand for more seamless, integrated mobility services that can take large swipes at cutting urban traffic congestion. https://t.co/FzieoumHfgOpen
Mobility is a challenge for cities, and while some have proactively addressed traffic concerns, there is an opportunity for more collaboration.
Future of Money
RT @WealthTECHBook: Check our WEALTHTECH Book website. Our co-authors are listed with their bios and links with chapter headings https://t.co/qSeoDfsGfS @FinMKTG @TunstallAsc @stratorob @nigelwalsh @JanthanaK @Vlerick @SabineVdL @SilvelloAndrea @ThisIsBernardo @pgc_at_work @insurtechtalk https://t.co/wsQWB5llVzOpen
Susanne Chishti is the CEO of FINTECH Circle, the FINTECH Circle Institute and co-Founder of The FINTECH Book Series. She is recognized in the European Digital Financial Services ‘Power 50’ ...
RT @blenkinp: FinTech and the world of investment banking - Chris Skinner's blog https://t.co/8oWg6TMMoy by @Chris_Skinner #wealthmanagementOpen
Some people talk about FinTech disruption and how payments and banking is being attacked and unbundled by start-ups, but we often look at banking too simplistically. Global banks and ...
Africa’s #fintech startups are innovating out of need and global investors are backing them https://t.co/eKffy1bHPX #finserv #banking #inOpen
African fintech startups remain prominent on investors' radar due to the sheer necessity of the work they do in plugging gaps in local financial services sectors.
Future of Work Future of Mobility Future of Money Future of News & Journalism Future of Energy Future of Food Future of AI & Machine Learning Future of Climate Future of Hacking & Cybersecurity Cars of the Future Space Tech Essentials Swiss Innovation Legal Cannabis News & Trends Digital Transformation in Banking Bitcoin Futures 5G Mobile News Smart Cities IT & CIO Trends
Future of News & Journalism
RT @NiemanLab: "Journalism is not The New York Times, or BuzzFeed, or the Miami Herald. When you strip everything down to its essential function, journalism is a system for collecting, synthesizing, verifying and distributing news. Everything else is just form." https://t.co/1o8jBCOmYHOpen
"Because journalism is not The New York Times, or BuzzFeed, or the Miami Herald. When you strip everything down to its essential function, journalism is a system for collecting, ...
Nice to run across a copy of my chapter in the Sage Handbook of Digital Journalism on "News Ecosystems" available at the SAGE website. https://t.co/OGcJLKFlRQOpen
In other words: there have always been more groups making, distributing, and consuming the news than those contained within the traditional newsroom infrastruc- ture; that most ethnographic ...
RT @mckelveyf: Great quote by @davekarpf after reading #wiredarchive https://t.co/ru7q8kqQ14 https://t.co/u1sS6jCpz3Open
To write the history of how our culture thinks about tomorrow, one obsessed academic read every issue of WIRED in chronological order. Here are his findings.
Future of Energy
@tommatzzie @TimMLatimer @JigarShahDC @agelston Here's an oldie but a goodie that starts with @micarrdc I believe, and advocated here by CAP https://t.co/dgMcB8B9Am and here by me at BTI https://t.co/nTQHeb8XzeOpen
Growing the renewables market requires comprehensive energy legislation that provides financing tools, in addition to a price signal, write Jake Caldwell and Richard Caperton.
RT @PennsylvaniaDEP: Clean energy resources are critical to improving air quality in PA, protecting the health of residents, helping to reduce PA’s carbon footprint, & addressing climate change, the most critical environmental threat confronting the world. [email protected] ➡ https://t.co/XaVPIPwpq4 https://t.co/hcH3Y5j7mSOpen
Governor Wolf proclaimed September 24-28, 2018, to be Clean Energy Week, encouraging all Pennsylvanians to support clean, lowest-emitting energy technologies.
2/2 At the same time, APS is supporting a different proposal that would increase the RPS to 80% by 2050. This week for GTM Squared, @JMPyper is analyzing Arizona's complex policy landscape and the arguments being made on both sides of the debate. https://t.co/cocGoTK6w1Open
This week’s column explores the mismatched clean energy outlook in Arizona. It outlines APS’ opposition to the 50 percent renewable energy mandate, looks at research challenging the ...
Future of Food
Just four crops - wheat, maize, rice and soybean - provide two-thirds of the world’s food supply. But Malaysian scientists want to change that with the help of 'forgotten' varieties.
These 6 produce providers are changing the face of commercial farming. https://t.co/Eq2OUqZPN4 https://t.co/PWQujboISaOpen
From solar panels to unique irrigation systems, some of Subway's food producers are leading the charge in innovative techniques.
Future of AI & Machine Learning
Did an interview for Super Data Science IN THIS EPISODE YOU WILL LEARN: What is AI Safety? (05:17) What has been done right and what has been done wrong for the future of AI. (06:38) Prioritizing security when releasing... https://t.co/pUZrYHDr6cOpen
Welcome to episode #193 of the Super Data Science Podcast. Here we go! The Terminator. Blade Runner. The Matrix. We’ve seen enough of robot uprising movies to understand that there are ...
I'm a prize! Well, video conferencing with me is. Anyway, probably more important for your CV. @TheOfficialACM student essay conference: https://t.co/p4USd9JVKHOpen
Download a PDF of the call here: https://tinyurl.com/SIGAIEssay2018 Win one of several $500 monetary prizes or a Skype conversation with a leading AI researcher including Joanna Bryson, ...
RT @EmtiyazKhan: Today, I will give a talk on "uncertainty in deep learning" at "AI meets life science" workshop at Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm (https://t.co/A2yOQVdSGp). Slides at https://t.co/tVZjCaA2n3 I am excited to chat with life science researchers about Bayesian deep learning. https://t.co/F4MQH6DM6cOpen
This symposium series is organized between RIKEN in Japan, the Karolinska Institute and SciLifeLab. The symposia alternate between RIKEN and SciLifeLab. The 2018 symposium will be the fifth ...
Future of Climate
Next, a possible flood of climate-change refugees threatens https://t.co/vd19y72t4v via @SCMPNewsOpen
Mike Rowse says mass migration, driven by war and politics, has already fuelled social discontent in Europe and America. But things may get much worse if climate change continues unchecked ...
RT @Revkin: @ChrisDudley85 @jswatz @nytclimate I'll offer floor to @StephenMStrader, master of geography & demographics of disaster: https://t.co/HGS6VBXpZU #expandingbullseye remains main driver of risk. And https://t.co/IQZBC8ejnx guarantees no payoff from emissions cuts for decades. Work on both but know one is legacy. https://t.co/54SEf1jfBDOpen
[Excuse shaky video; shot mainly for note taking; but interesting points!] Two veteran environmental economists at MIT, John Reilly (left) and Henry "Jake" J...
Most voters don't see a conflict between protecting the #environment and building the #economy: https://t.co/NZYjhqi41p https://t.co/ux2FQKh5k8Open
Drawing on a nationally representative survey (n=1,278; including 1,067 registered voters), this report describes how American registered voters — Republicans, Democrats, and Independents — ...
Future of Hacking & Cybersecurity
It’s easier than you think for companies and business leaders to overlook cybersecurity. 🤯 → Here are 6 Overlooked Office #Cybersecurity Risks #CyberAware https://t.co/Iks3FtiLulOpen
It's easier than you think for companies and business leaders to overlook cybersecurity. Here are 6 kinds of cybersecurity risks that are often overlooked.
How can drivers take advantage of modifying car statistics? We explore the security risks of connected cars with @fr0gger_ . https://t.co/LVqMcve5q8 https://t.co/WRhjDb3eQCOpen
The McAfee Advanced Threat Research team recently published an article about threats to automobiles on the French site JournalAuto.com. Connected cars are growing rapidly in number and ...
Cars of the Future
RT @Abrial_GD: "We can’t afford a wait and see approach", brilliant op-ed by @rmchase https://t.co/4wFGZXaH9VOpen
The expected benefits of electrified and shared vehicles are real and quantified. Yet, they are not guaranteed. There is another, darker, pathway that we could inadvertently slip into, ...
RT @JeroenBartelse: 33 Industries Other Than Auto That Driverless Cars Could Turn Upside Down https://t.co/Mowa0EV7Wq via @cbinsights #SelfDrivingCars #driverlesscars #driverless #autonomous https://t.co/qE4FG0iFIAOpen
Fast food, real estate, hotels, and airlines — many large industries will have to shift their strategies in the wake of driverless cars.
RT @mrMattSimon: I am not a robot, so I have the emotions to be crazy excited to launch HardWIRED, a new @WIRED series on robotics! https://t.co/qk9vYxqjLuOpen
Introducing "HardWIRED: Welcome to the Robotic Future," a new video series in which we explore the many fascinating machines that are transforming society.
Space Tech Essentials
Six private space companies—@BigelowSpace, @Boeing, @LockheedMartin, @northropgrumman Innovation Systems (formerly Orbital ATK), @SierraNevCorp's Space Systems and @NanoRacks—are coming up with deep #space habitats for @NASA. (cc: @CNBCMakeIt @CatClifford) https://t.co/uxVTFFdPEhOpen
NASA commissioned prototypes of habitats for astronauts traveling to outer space.
LAST CHANCE! Apply by 24 September for the International Masters Programme in Space Exploration & Development Systems @SEEDS_X. Hosted by @PoliTOnews in Turin, in collaboration with @UniLeicester and @ISAE_officiel More info: https://t.co/igDfIgEDkT https://t.co/XQaKTednd3Open
The 2nd level Specializing Master's Programme in "SpacE Exploration and Development Systems" (SEEDS) started in 2005 following a proposal of Politecnico di Torino addressed to its European ...
This week, the UN begins a conference to start the long-overdue discussion on updating the 1967 Outer Space Treaty for a cosmos that has gotten a lot more complicated.
The Weekly Digest L’émission “Toutes Taxes Comprises” s’est intéressée au financement des hautes écoles, et notamment aux donateurs... Sep 20, 2018 06:31 am | Innovation Servier et GeNeuro ...
Get inspired by successful entrepreneurs at Startup Champions event next Monday @ETH_en! Register now ➡https://t.co/nBDawbvYGI #SwissStartups https://t.co/MOv7j8yoNPOpen
Startup Champions Venturelab will be hosting an exceptional happening featuring world-class entrepreneurs as guest speakers at ETH Zurich: Date: Monday, September 24th 2018 Time: 18.00 - ...
@WayRay annonce une levée de fonds de 80 millions, menée par #Porsche et d'autres grands investisseurs. La #startup #suisse vise une valorisation d'un milliard de dollars en 2019. @PorscheNewsroom https://t.co/s6sVB3x9SvOpen
Wayray a annoncé un nouvel investissement de Porsche, Hyundai Motor, Alibaba Group, China Merchants Capital, JVC Kenwood, Japan Bank for Internat...
Legal Cannabis News & Trends
House Committee Advances Medical Cannabis Research Act - Cannabis Business Times https://t.co/KvPo91CrgwOpen
The bill would allow more federal licenses for research institutions to grow cannabis.
RT @MJBAnet: @MichaelStusser interviews @DavidRheins for @Highergtv: Profiles in #LegalCannabis https://t.co/G0FGRS0sK4 via @YouTube @mjchanneloneOpen
Higher Ground TV editor Michael Stusser interviews MJBA's David Rheins, as part of the Profiles in Legal Cannabis series. #MJChannelOne: Turn On. Tune In. Ca...
The Meteoric Rise of Canada's Legal Cannabis Industry https://t.co/vWAY5TCsIe, see more https://t.co/FD45ehiDlIOpen
With adult-use sales scheduled to begin in Canada on October 17, the spigot of capital has opened as investors pour money into the nation’s top pot stocks.
Digital Transformation in Banking
The Tortoise and The Hare: Digital Banking Transformation #FinTech #OpenBanking #InsurTech #Ai #Blockchain https://t.co/9tfmitenDS https://t.co/uM0W0YD3vvOpen
This widely known fabled story can serve as an excellent primer for examining the pros and cons of s...
RT @JimMarous: Are You Ready for Banking 2025? Join TODAY's webinar @ 11 AM EST Sponsored by @backbase https://t.co/0vegRMxQQx #thefuturestartsnow #Banking2025 #banking #fintech #finserv @FinancialBrand @StrategyFintech @BrettKing @leimer @psb_dc @Clagett @stratorob @antgrasso @ipfconline1 https://t.co/IlBN7Tzp7BOpen
Banking 2025: Join our webinar to find out the four value drivers towards future banking
[Twitterchat] The Power of Personalization in Banking Join me at 10:00 AM ET on Tuesday for the #FSFuture Twitter Chat! #banking #fintech #finserv #personalization #AI #MachineLearning @Pega @FinancialBrand Download this report for background info https://t.co/hntfo3Pk8R https://t.co/WBKUp598avOpen
A global analysis of the state of Artificial Intelligence deployment in banking, covering key functionalities, challenges, future trends and opportunities.
Hilarious take on Bitcoin's energy use, and the kinds of arguments people use to defend it. https://t.co/kXDFRzeQQHOpen
68 votes and 11 comments so far on Reddit
Disruption in #banking is coming from every direction https://t.co/z2j3vYVAu9 via @jaypalter @JimMarous @Fisher85M #Fintech https://t.co/063t5qBqAAOpen
In particular, the report examines: - Chapter 2: Financing Platforms, including Peer-to-Peer (P2P) lending and equity crowdfunding (ECF); - Chapter 3: Retail Trading and Investment ...
@blockchaincent I have nothing against *bitcoin enthusiasts*. Never did; see first paragraph of https://t.co/wr6BHYjXfB What at least I personally call maximalism is definitely a darker and more malevolent thing than simple patriotism for your favorite coin. https://t.co/JCup4Bp4MzOpen
One of the latest ideas that has come to recently achieve some prominence in parts of the Bitcoin community is the line of thinking that has been described by both myself and others as ...
5G Mobile News
Singtel boasts 5 carrier aggregation as Apple supports #LTE advanced on new iPhones - https://t.co/1vcHPtA1aq #GSMA #Network #Smartphones https://t.co/fDO3Jr7Wx7Open
- Singtel and Ericsson today said they have achieved peak LTE speed of up to 1.5 Gbps in a lab environment using five-carrier aggregation. This is the fastest…
#5GNR release 16 – start of the 5G Evolution. Read our latest blogpost by Stefan Parkvall. https://t.co/hMPJ3qWcBa https://t.co/3dFyxMA30sOpen
5G evolution starting now with 3GPP rel 16 work. Get early insights from Ericsson's Stefan Parkvall.
RT @telefonicab2b: #5G will enable a perceived fully ubiquitous connected world https://t.co/5qaG5YmlN8 via @Gemalto #Telecoms #IoT #connectivity https://t.co/AUJTI3LbPsOpen
An introduction to 5G Q&A will give you a good introduction to 5G: how does is differ from today’s 4G LTE, what are the new IoT uses cases and how will MNOs benefit from it.
Instead of being reactionary, #cybersecurity in #smartcities is moving to being proactive: https://t.co/q2PiqwwAg7 @GCNtech https://t.co/CQA0EXWHoBOpen
Smart cities can increase security with a networking strategy that continually aligns the end-to-end architecture with business goals.
Why Smart Cities Are a Golden Opportunity for Entrepreneurs #smartcities #IoT @wechsler?lang=en https://t.co/UOwzlKw27GOpen
As we design the cities of tomorrow, entrepreneurs should take the lead.
For higher good and fluent mobility: Why smart cities should partner with tech companies https://t.co/yg1k00sTwkOpen
Mobility is a challenge for cities, and while some have proactively addressed traffic concerns, there is an opportunity for more collaboration.
IT & CIO Trends
RT @evankirstel: The biggest insights and trends in #digitaltransformation for 2019 https://t.co/VaObUoTzts via @ZDNet & @dhinchcliffe #dx #DF18 #ATTBizSummit https://t.co/6gDeBVupwcOpen
Many organizations have embarked on the journey of digital transformation over the last several years to sustainably reinvent themselves in modern terms. The first crop of lessons learned ...
New Post: Successful Telco and Startup Partnerships Highlighted at Telecom Council's TC3 Summit 2018 https://t.co/hxovomQEHpOpen
Startups share their path to market with their global telecommunications providers at TC3 Summit 2018 sponsored by Telecom Council.
The growth of the Internet of Things continues unabated, and constant innovation in the field makes it difficult to anticipate exactly how it will evolve over time However, some trends are ...