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
AI for Executives: How Machine Learning Is Impacting the Next Generation Workforce https://t.co/IFNqtOAdbX #Tech #Technology #TechTrends #EmergingTech #Innovation #Business #DigitalTransformationOpen
For C-suite leaders who don't see themselves as technical experts, AI does not need to be a mystery - or something passed along to IT to take charge of. It is important for executives to ...
RT @WSJCustom: Paid Program for Salesforce: Synchrony is transforming its workforce to compete in an AI-fueled economy. https://t.co/ZVWn57NF9TOpen
How Synchrony CEO is preparing her employees for a radically different future of work.
Why SoftBank Invested $300 Million In #Robotic Process #Automation (RPA) by @jeanbsu @Medium Go to https://t.co/fTv2E4ZvfE #AI #BigData #MachineLearning #ArtificialIntelligence #ML #MI #Digital #DataScience #Robotics Cc: @spirosmargaris @paulg @rwang0 https://t.co/NVsQHDz0yCOpen
Atherton Research's Principal Analyst and Futurist Jean Baptiste "Jeb" Su looks back at why robotic process automation (RPA) is the next revolution in the enterprise business process ...
Future of Mobility
RT @SPhillipsLuethi: We take a look at the latest event from @TransLink's 'Future of #Mobility' speaker series: #MaaS. Learn what experts in the field and keynote speakers @DavidZipper and @CatherinKARGAS have to say about the future of #Mobility-as-a-Service. Read here: https://t.co/xSeeKB8qFD https://t.co/BcIENNjEZeOpen
We take a look a the key points made by the keynote speakers at Translink's latest futuer of mobility speaker series focusing on MaaS.
RT @CIVITAS_EU: 📣Call extended to 18 October for cities to host CIVITAS peer-exchange activities in 2020📣! Showcase your #sustainable #mobility excellence 🌟to and learn from peers across and beyond #Europe! Financial support available for hosts💶. Full details:👉https://t.co/9avOXjqwkS https://t.co/lNfdR2El7vOpen
Antwerp (Belgium) - study visit - 8-10 May 2019 Antwerp's main transport aims are to integrate its port into the city's transport network, improve infrastructure, reduce motorised road ...
The Mobility Hub is here. Catch up on #sharedmobility news, events, and opportunities this Labor Day weekend. https://t.co/2aFCai0v8vOpen
Request for Information: California Clean Mobility Options – Mobility Operators California Air Resources Board, Shared-Use Mobility Center, CALSTART Deadline: September 17, 2019 The ...
Future of Money
Meet the 23 #fintech startups on Tech Nation’s latest growth programme https://t.co/EB7UXfCXfx @9finHQ @ANNAMoneyUK @creditkudos @getduesday @_GoodBox @highcastle_co @GetHonchoUK @incuto_uk @KaniPayments @molofinance @paidcouk @paybase @PrimaryBid @WeAreSmarterlyOpen
London startups dominate the list of 23 fintechs that have joined government-backed Tech Nation’s 2019 growth programme. Sixty per cent [...]
RT @jimmie_lenz: “In making the School of Engineering home to its new graduate degree in #FinTech, Duke has shown it understands the skills that employers are looking for from students.” Nate Rodland, founding COO of @RobinhoodApp https://t.co/jBmYo7iLu0Open
Duke FinTech master's students will build expertise in developing technological solutions for everyday financial transactions
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 Europe Startup News
Future of News & Journalism
RT @ARDZDF_Akademie: In Post-Massenmedienzeiten müssen wir den Journalismus als Dienstleistung und nicht als Produkt verstehen, sagt @jeffjarvis im Interview mit @FrauCsu - mehr über funktionierende Communities, Aktivismus und respektvolles Zuhören: https://t.co/g1BlyTmOgQOpen
In Post-Mass-Media-Times we must reconceive of journalism as a service, not a product, says Jeff Jarvis. A conversation with the CUNY…
"We cannot change who we get our money from without significantly changing the product we offer them." This — from @jimbrady — would be my Number One warning about the shift to what is called "reader revenue." https://t.co/vdbTeHPFHyOpen
When it comes to legacy news media and any new digital innovation, you can usually count on two things: The innovation will begin too late, and even when it does, it’s often a half-measure ...
Data journalism in SE Asia - tips! Resources! https://t.co/rZkgu6LUiW #journalism #datajurnalistik #jurnalistikOpen
In this edition, we head down to Southeast Asia with Kuek Ser Kuang Keng, founder of DataN and co-organiser of Hacks/Hackers Kuala Lumpur, to find out more about the region's booming data ...
Future of Energy
Companies Continue To Drive Demand For #CleanEnergy https://t.co/Y53bPN8LLV https://t.co/lbKAR1FhSaOpen
The corporate market for renewable energy is set to break new records, thanks to falling prices, new financial instruments and the spread of the energy transition to transportation and ...
RT @ChescoGovt: @CommishMichelle @KathiCozzone and @Terence_Farrell are proud to support the 2019 National Solar Tour - the largest grassroots solar, renewable energy and sustainable living event in the nation! For more info and to register for the event, visit https://t.co/dtS6oCZ3OA https://t.co/UsJvETt8QIOpen
RT @mzjacobson: U.S. consumers would save $29 billion in bills/yr if wind, solar, and batteries were built instead of natural gas. https://t.co/LTTiIRdaW1 @RockyMtnInst @FastCompanyOpen
People could save $29 billion on their electric bills if utilities built new clean energy instead of new natural gas plants.
Future of Food
The future of food; more🌱+ shellfish!? Research on shellfish by @brenucsb showing that it would only take less than the area of the continental shelf around New Zealand’s to produce the total protein demand of 2050. Watch this @TEDx talk: https://t.co/eDNU2gSnGvOpen
The demand for food will grow dramatically by the middle of this century. How can we meet this demand with the lowest impact on the planet? Look to the sea. ...
Nature 4 Climate: Find out how governments, business, communities & nature are coming together to mitigate 10 gigatonnes of CO2 by 2030. https://t.co/4xFJ4qNsbROpen
Event time: 1:00pm – 2:30pm Location: Park Hub, Convene, 101 Park Avenue Event organizer: Nature4Climate 1. Peatlands as a nature-based solution for global climate action (Svenja Schulze, ...
Business member spotlight: Osborne Seed Company: "We see ourselves as partners with our growers in providing healthy food and nurturing sustainable farming methods with our seeds.”https://t.co/WuhfmuZYdw https://t.co/BTykC42YgDOpen
Osborne Organic Seed company has been an OSA Business Member since 2015
Future of AI & Machine Learning
RT @ICComputing: Join us on 26/09 for ‘Reconciling Deep Learning with Symbolic AI’ presented by Professor Murray Shanahan @mpshanahan, senior research scientist at @DeepMindAI and Professor of Cognitive Robotics – Grab your free ticket today at: https://t.co/BqdjvjB2Nk #AI https://t.co/hrxDAtfONwOpen
Celebrating the DSI's 5th Anniversary. You are warmly invited to the DSI Distinguished Lecture programme with invited speaker Prof Murray Shanahan
RT @UCLPublicPolicy: The Future of Artificial Intelligence: Ethics, Policy and Regulation 🤖🇪🇺 @UCL_EI and @UCLPublicPolicy event on🗓️3 Oct, 6.30pm Join @PaulNemitz @j2bryson @profgeraintrees @PatelOliver to discuss the governance of AI Register: https://t.co/yVCuyMqBhZOpen
Paul Nemitz (European Commission) will give a keynote talk on the governance of AI
RT @niallfirth: OK here's the job ad for our senior AI writer position —come and work with me! https://t.co/XBX5IQaVXROpen
About Us Our Team Careers Press Room Awards Advertise Licensing & Syndication Cambridge, MA, San Francisco, or remote We’re hiring a senior reporter to help lead our coverage of artificial ...
Future of Climate
We need greater #gender responsive #ClimateAction @FAO's policy on Gender Equality mandates the mainstreaming of #gender into all areas of work. Check out FAO's latest submissions to the @UNFCCC on Gender & #ClimateChange: https://t.co/SNi1JcdFAW https://t.co/7tsxl2ntCaOpen
In response to the call for submissions to be considered at SBSTA 41 (December 2014) based on the mandates contained in the conclusions FCCC/SBSTA/2013/5, paragraph 13 (b) and ...
RT @MichaelEMann: I’m troubled by some very misleading statements and claims made at this public-facing @NOAA website on “Global Warming and Hurricanes”: https://t.co/kk4bMkUGum (thread)Open
Global Warming and Hurricanes An Overview of Current Research Results Last Revised: March 17, 2017 Contents Summary Statement Global Warming and Atlantic Hurricanes Global Tropical Cyclone ...
Future of Hacking & Cybersecurity
@cyberdefensemag Publisher @miliefsky Sharing an important story about The best practices in dealing with ransomware #cybersecurity #CYBER #SECURITY in this #CDM #EXCLUSIVE https://t.co/tG8dkRD5Vq by Milica D. Djekic @MilicaDjekic9 who we hope to see @IPEXPO #CDM https://t.co/m9kWFZ4ofdOpen
The ransomware is a computer’s malware that is capable to lock your system or some files and data and in order to unlock them, it seeks the ransom as a way of financial compensation. The ...
RT @Forbes: Announcing: America’s Most Promising Artificial Intelligence Companies https://t.co/bqLgPtaIfA #ForbesAI50 https://t.co/Us7WZJI7msOpen
Artificial intelligence is infiltrating every industry, allowing vehicles to navigate without drivers, assisting doctors with medical diagnoses, and giving financial institutions more ...
#Ransomware attacks are increasing on US cities. One of our Senior Managers of Analysis, Kimberly Goody spoke to the @nytimes about the uptick. via @mannyNYT, @HisGirlHildy, & @SangerNYT >> Read what she had to say: https://t.co/LiOD3b2j1x https://t.co/mZrcpFz0GuOpen
As hackers lock up networks that power police forces and utilities, municipalities must operate with hobbled computer systems, and decide whether to pay ransoms.
Cars of the Future
Announcing: America’s Most Promising Artificial Intelligence Companies https://t.co/bqLgPtaIfA #ForbesAI50 https://t.co/Us7WZJI7msOpen
Artificial intelligence is infiltrating every industry, allowing vehicles to navigate without drivers, assisting doctors with medical diagnoses, and giving financial institutions more ...
RT @arikring: Fueling The #Energy Revolution #Solar +#Wind Some of the Poorest Countries https://t.co/FqA2HBWZU8 #Climate #Africa https://t.co/HOSm3JgIMQOpen
What if it took you four hours a day to cook all your meals because, in addition to cooking, you also had to search for firewood? What if you could only work and study during the day ...
Self-driving meal machines are now feeding students at an Indiana college https://t.co/FwRhogRjK2Open
Purdue University in Lafayette, Indiana is the latest college campus to welcome meal-delivery robots. Students and staff who don’t want to traipse across campus to grab lunch can now use an ...
Space Tech Essentials
RT @AIAA_Exec: I was interviewed by @SamHorton5 @WFYINews about the economic impact of the #aerospace industry on #Indiana. Aerospace companies have already invested $900 million in the state with plenty of room to grow from there https://t.co/ZHCLk6DrjG #AIAAOpen
To most people, this summer's 50th anniversary of Neil Armstrong's historic walk on the moon was cause for celebration. But for many researchers in Indiana
“I think increased transparency is key. Share your data,” said Walter Everetts, vice president of satellite operations and ground development at #Iridium. “There is no such thing as keeping it close the vest because that doesn’t help anybody.” https://t.co/6gXn4KwyaI #SSA #AMOSOpen
It is possible to build improved space traffic management approaches to ensure safe operations in space, but it requires more transparency among operators.
FYI @SciGuySpace FWIW Back in 2014 Doug Cooke testified at a hearing about Dennis Tito's proposed Mars 2021 "Inspiration Mars" mission and strongly advocated for NASA to build the Exploration Upper Stage https://t.co/sb0l7iRcWM https://t.co/0l6C2DZIZvOpen
Mr. Doug Cooke, Owner, Cooke Concepts and Solutions and former NASA Associate Administrator for Exploration Systems Mission Directorate Oral ...
What insiders think of the Swiss startup and research ecosystem. Find out what one of the most successful entrepreneurs, a top official and two prominent supporters have to say in our startup press review. https://t.co/jTTCK1tVwi | Swiss Startup News https://t.co/6To5eNJOt7 https://t.co/WoyMTKd99bOpen
What are the risks for the Swiss research system? Pedro Bados: The Swiss tech scene – a force to be reckoned with Pedro Bados, CEO and Co-Founder of Nexthink, tells us why Switzerland is ...
14 Fintechs Amongst 2019’s Top 100 Swiss Startups https://t.co/g3rtBbTx6L #fintech #blockchain #finance20 https://t.co/pB2vow7M8zOpen
Venturelab has released its annual ranking of the year’s Top 100 Swiss Startups, among which 14 fintechs.
What's behind the #SwissDigitalInitiative? A look at the #swissdigitalday with @CNNMoneyCH: https://t.co/84pgsq2efvOpen
A new foundation was announced today in Geneva called Swiss Digital Initiative, which aims to bring about ethical standards in this era of digital transformation. Our own Ana Maria Montero ...
Digital Transformation in Banking
RT @psb_dc: Today is the day! Join us online as we kick off @MXenabled Digital Banking Week. #FinTech #Data #Banking #Innovation https://t.co/VcsE5EGb7LOpen
This week, September 17 to 19, the first-ever Digital Banking Week will bring together the financial industry’s foremost thought leaders for a three-day online event dedicated to ...
The disruptive #digitaltransformation of banking services in 2019. #AI #MachineLearning #BigData #Analytics #DigitalBanking #Payments #Millennials #GenZ #P2P #MobileBanking #FinTech https://t.co/xmxW7XCJ2jOpen
The banking industry is undergoing a major digital disruption. Financial institutions are digitizing their services and developing customer friendly apps and digital portals. Here are the ...
By Peter C. Earle | Bitcoin is as much a product of spontaneous order as gold; it arose of unrelated innovations in several fields, each coming from different minds and institutions with ...
RT @dhruvbansal: \1 Ready to get weird? I'm excited to announce a new speculative series "Bitcoin Astronomy" about hyperbitcoinized humanity colonizing space. Part 1 "The Law of Hash Horizons" follows the Muskcoin Revolution of 2140 and its consequences for bitcoin. https://t.co/XfZP7Y89IKOpen
We follow a hyperbitcoinized humanity as they expand through space, seeking energy and scarcity to power their growing civilization.
5G Mobile News
RT @3g4gUK: Operator Watch Blog - Rogers: Striving for 5G - https://t.co/yAbNqszNE1 #3G4G5G with inputs from @opensignal report on Canada, Aug 2019 #Telus #Bell #Rogers5G https://t.co/icZthws6dpOpen
Rogers is the largest mobile operator by subscribers in Canada and also provides coverage in approximately 97% of the vast country. ...
RT @nokia: “We always make sure we’re getting the best out of the network that we’re delivering to our customers.” says our @stavares21 in @rcrwirelessnews article as he outlines the success factors of @sprint #5G launch. https://t.co/LW8haXguhp #latency #massiveMIMO #VoLTE #4GOpen
Nokia got some of the blame for making Sprint late in launching 5G in four of its markets last week, but the head of network marketing at the infrastructure provider said 5G product delays ...
RT @3g4gUK: Operator Watch Blog: New Zealand: New age of 5G - https://t.co/7gdsUyQVYo #3G4G5G #Vodafone #Spark #2Degrees #MarketShare https://t.co/DbVYwFIA3KOpen
There are three main mobile operators in New Zealand they serve a relatively small population of approximately 4.8 million. All thr...
RT @antgrasso: Data and security, Digital and technology, Ecosystem, Finance and funding, Internal organization and Policy and regulation - Six enablers that are driving Citizen-Centric #SmartCity initiative. https://t.co/fjwUesnCSI @DeloitteInsight via @antgrasso #SmartCities #IoT #5G https://t.co/4ftyAhcjnYOpen
As inclusion becomes integral to urban centers, how can it be extended to smart city programs? And how can technology better enable inclusion across city services, public engagement, and ...
#London’s road to #smartcities: @LDN_CDO explains his work transforming the city into a 21st-century #smartcity. #Governance #DigitalTransformation #Innovation #CivicInnovation #UrbanEnvironment #Sustainability #ULEZ #5G https://t.co/mXpMQHjAX3Open
London’s reputation as a smart city is long established and well deserved. The capital leads the world in designing and implementing creative and ambitious civic innovations. ‘Tapping in’ ...
No time to lose! @ITOnlineSA says the key takeaway from the recent 2019 World Economic Forum on Africa is that #smartcities are needed sooner rather than later. With their transformational business impact and key role in optimizing #EnergyEfficiency: https://t.co/8UnWkugNMK https://t.co/xUlKSqj6BEOpen
The 2019 World Economic Forum on Africa, held last week in Cape Town, had set as its theme “Shaping inclusive growth and shared futures in the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR)”. ...
IT & CIO Trends
The #FinTech Outlook #infosec #AI #blockchain #IoT @Fisher85M #cybersecurity #data #cloud #mobile #biometrics #ArtificialIntelligence #Analytics #payments https://t.co/Py7EGFEPB6 @LetsTalkPaymnts @ConsultOpus [@psb_dc] MT https://t.co/ICkOB3egkBOpen
Areas of Focus Algorithmic Trading Predictive Analytics Robo Advisory Document Digitization Chatbots Robotic Process Automation High AI adoption: â€¢ Trading & Investments â€¢ Card linked ...
RT @stratorob: 5 Trends Shaping Fintech Into 2020 https://t.co/NKQZLPY3aJ via @forbes @evankirstel @PadiDidIt @jblefevre60 @ColorSTREAMedia @RichSimmondsZA @ELCavalos @machinelearnflx #Fintech #Insurtech #DigitalTransformation #5G https://t.co/E6JPV7JKQeOpen
Not every startup threatens small and mid-size banks, but community banks and credit unions should stay on top of fintech trends to know when it’s time to act on a new opportunity.
8 Ways EdTech Startups Are Setting Classroom-Innovation Trends #technology #learning @kidskintha @entrepreneur https://t.co/E4gLZKbcmH #Enterprise #Tech #Technology #TechTrends #EmergingTech #Innovation #Business #FutureOfWork #TechnologyNews #DigitalTransformationOpen
Technology in education is changing how we think about learning and success.
Europe Startup News
"Raising money from U.S. VC's as a European startup" Guest article from Roman Scarf of @capital300 👉 https://t.co/c9tR1guVy8 @talenthouse https://t.co/I7dSTSMBmyOpen
This article was written for Silicon Allee by Roman Scharf. The Austrian, Roman Scharf, is the co-founder and partner of capital300, a…
Afore Capital raises second pre-seed venture capital fund https://t.co/NYLSE4vwiP by @kateclarktweetsOpen
In the last year alone, nine new funds have closed on an aggregate $200 million to invest in pre-seed startups.
Indian #startups and Chinese venture capital: The strategic dimension – How does it play out in the larger technology war involving the #US and #China? https://t.co/PJmCS6yW9U #India https://t.co/wAIeMTln2yOpen
How does it play out in the larger technology war involving the US and China?