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.
RT @guzmand: It’s time to future-proof your approach to learning — it’s key to success in the #futureofwork. Consider mastering these five #skills. Cc: @enricomolinari @HaroldSinnott @IanKnowlson https://t.co/RMPImLme45 #careeradvice #SundayThoughts https://t.co/pMJJtg0MzzOpen
Cornerstone, in partnership with the Institute for the Future, identified five super skills that will help you and your organization meet the demands of the future of work.
How can you build a future-proof workforce that can bring more agility and resiliency to your business? Join @guykirkwood from @UiPath on September 29 to learn why the time for #hyperautomation is now. #RPA https://t.co/irnwUhiCx9 https://t.co/3qgFNEo2y9Open
A leading authority on robotic process automation (RPA), with over 20 years’ experience in outsourcing and innovation. Change the world It’s time to adopt an innovation mindset and go ...
With millions #working from #home & showing little appetite to return to the #office, are we #witnessing a new #industrial #revolution https://t.co/KTJXYBoBwH https://t.co/B09A0tsCuy #foresight #predictions #futuretrends #futureofwork #futurejobs #keynotespeaker #futuriststrategy https://t.co/mQG3EudznIOpen
The two key aspects of any knowledge economy business – productivity and wellbeing – have already been brought into sharp focus by the pandemic. Life has become hyperlocal.” Similar to the ...
RT @DrDreHistorian: NZ Greens released a good transport policy today. Rail is getting greater attention from most parties; this is the most ambitious—and realistic. They don't go as far in the South Island as I propose in my upcoming book, but much further north of Auckland. https://t.co/fx442sbZFCOpen
Check-out the Green Party's new Future of Transport Plan
In the latest Mobility Hub: cutting-edge #sharedmobility news and a message from our Founder/Executive Director. Check it out: https://t.co/w2VjxtC4WKOpen
Janis Scott (aka the “Bus Lady” in the Houston transit community) not only spends her time advocating for affordable, accessible, robust public transit for Black and Brown neighborhoods, ...
RT @saintgobain: [#SaintGobainExperts] 🚙 The @mobilityweek has begun! Do you know how #SaintGobain's innovation also applies to #mobility? ➡️ https://t.co/pqB8WXxdgN https://t.co/mLR4YySK04Open
Sustainable mobilityBecause of the many facets of its business and the diversity of products and services it offers, the Saint-Gobain Group is able to support activities promoting more ...
RT @JimMarous: Digital Transformation Demands a Culture of Innovation https://t.co/ZO13th07ET #banking #DigitalTransformation #innovation #culture @ipfconline1 @BrettKing @antgrasso @HaroldSinnott @sallyeaves @MarshaCollier @SpirosMargaris @jowyang @KirkDBorne @DeepLearn007 @psb_dc @guzmand https://t.co/wyLSb5DfvGOpen
Creating an innovation culture using data, advanced analytics and technology will position organizations for successful digital transformation.
RT @SpirosMargaris: Fintech 2020: A #Global #Survey on the State of #FinancialTechnology https://t.co/51E0XtDF28 @JDSupra #startup #fintech @goodwinlaw #VC @leimer @psb_dc @JimMarous @RAlexJimenez @FrankJSchwab @davidjmaireles @UrsBolt @cgledhill @Visible_Banking @andi_staub @Xbond49 @jblefevre60 https://t.co/WcGKuTO2QNOpen
Letter from Our Co-Chairs - As the digital transformation of financial markets accelerates at breakneck speeds, fintech presents...
RT @HarbRimah: Top fintech startups in the UK https://t.co/qvfZCsuA1U #fintech #startups #tech MT @thoughtmachine @withprimer @braintree @hasteepay @Currencycloud @MojoMortgagesUK @tumeloHQ @PrimaryBid @creditkudos @openfintech @wagestream @monzo @StarlingBank @divido @TrueLayer @paybaseOpen
The UK's best fintech startups, from challenger banks to savings apps
2020 Ideas 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
I’ve long thought the “objectivity” scam is a major reason why people lost trust in journalism. People see the clear partisan preferences of news outlets, so when they deny them, they look like liars. I had this debate with Bill Keller in the NYT in 2013: https://t.co/9livLRkHDsOpen
@AmandaBrouwers and Tamara Witschge use autoethnographic methods to ask a deceptively simple question: is ‘hope’ a journalistic value? https://t.co/SnYrrfHOMUOpen
Hope as a Portal to Change: Reimagining Journalism’s Value(s)
As the necessity of energy system transformation gathers pace at a global level, North African countries are increasingly making efforts towards their respective clean energy transitions. https://t.co/lOOzDWbmxuOpen
Clean Energy Transitions in North Africa - Analysis and key findings. A report by the International Energy Agency.
Businesses are coming under growing pressure to increase the environmental & social co-benefits of their energy procurement. @REvents_SustBiz talks to #RE100 members leading by example as they transition to 100% renewable power https://t.co/oD5DEbjWKz #ClimateWeekNYCOpen
While an increasing number of businesses are committing to power their operations with 100% renewable energy, there is also a growing realisation that these pledges alone won’t speed the ...
RT @SchneiderElec: We are delighted to share that we have been awarded Clean Energy Trailblazer in the #RE100 Leadership Awards! We’re proud to be accelerating to a clean energy future @ClimateGroup @CDP #ClimateWeekNYC https://t.co/7NMhl3Nphd https://t.co/qTmRCjcyeDOpen
We are committed to sustainaibility by managing our own operations and their effect on the climate. We work toward a carbon-neutral future.
RT @foodtank: Looking forward to joining @AnnaLappe, Rebecca Spector, Melissa Nelson, and Claire Cummings for a riveting discussion on genetic engineering and the future of food on 9/25 (tomorrow!). Get more info & register here: https://t.co/fIlY5290hG https://t.co/bHS0WvOpMzOpen
Saturday, November 2 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm - Join TNS Host Steve Heilig in a conversation with Anna Lappé as well as author Claire Cummings, The Center for Food Safety’s Rebecca Spector, ...
RT @foodtank: Food and agriculture systems have both positive and negative impacts on planetary health and human well-being. Our partners @futureoffoodorg have just launched a terrific True Cost Accounting Inventory ahead of the #BioDiversity2020 Summit. More: https://t.co/NdLjEKcepY https://t.co/g4OiR8R28HOpen
Step 1: Outline your interest Step 2: Determine the issue of interest Step 3: Clarify the purpose Step 4: Identify stakeholders & form an advisory committee Step 5: Outline an action plan ...
Impact investors are calling for #metrics that ‘measure how humans relate to the land’ https://t.co/Wwuy5DevzC While #satellites are being used for data collection, they note that this kind of intelligence must be augmented by on-the-ground insight https://t.co/itH0J7aViDOpen
Satellite imaging and blockchain-based impact data enable closer green investor scrutiny
RT @icracnet: Remember when people said that @Google's Project Maven would end up automating targeting? @lauralifts @lizjosullivan @BanKillerRobots Well, here we are ...👇 https://t.co/Ea2IjzEfr6Open
At Project Convergence, U.S. Army Futures Command tested a number of emerging AI capabilities, including Prometheus, Dead Center, FIRESTORM and more.
It's Hard for Neural Networks To Learn the Game of Life They investigate how neural nets learn the rules of Game of Life and why they often miss finding the correct solution. Highlights limitations of gradient-based learning https://t.co/ZeR7OUqt5M blog: https://t.co/18ahQTKs9k https://t.co/k6z9xJIQCKOpen
The Game of Life is based on very simple rules, but artificial neural networks struggle to learn its rules through the classic deep learning training process.
The DeepMind scholarship programme has reached the west coast with @ucsd_cse! Through our financial and mentoring support for students, we hope to help build a more inclusive AI community for all. Read more: https://t.co/rAg0Lj8UzE https://t.co/St82xuxnQ4Open
DeepMind Gift Will Give a Boost to Machine Learning Graduate Students and Diversity Efforts at UC San Diego CSE
UC San Diego Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) graduate students who are studying machine learning will receive additional support thanks to a generous gift from DeepMind, a ...
📰CCAFS Program Director, @bcampbell_CGIAR, reflects on 10 years of CCAFS work and its impact on #R4D and climate-smart #foodsystems. ➡️ https://t.co/H8LCuowDF5 #agresearch #climatechange #agriculture #foodsecurity https://t.co/W1kujccENnOpen
Our food systems are failing us—the wealth of literature that's now available tells us this fact unequivocally.
RT @BIERoundtable: The next decade is crucial to put us on track to decarbonize the economy + business has the power to accelerate change. Discover BIER’s Joint Commitment on #ClimateChange & the commitment made to actively fight climate change #GHG #ClimateWeekNYC https://t.co/2hhhOauxKH https://t.co/UA1LbmmAhROpen
Being more productive using less energy has never been a greater priority. We work to improve energy efficiency and form climate change solutions.
A fine essay collection in @americanacad's Daedalus magazine on witnessing climate change to #endclimatesilence. Edited by @Nlrosenblum with @NaomiOreskes @MichaelGerrard Mark Mitchel of @Mason4C... https://t.co/S1Ry28UCa6 https://t.co/yiITFQpEcxOpen
The Fall 2020 issue of Dædalus on “Witnessing Climate Change” features sixteen personal narratives about climate-related work by professionals from multiple fields, backgrounds, and ...
Lessons from a #ransomware death: Prioritize cyber emergency preparedness. @cynergistek @iamthecavalry @NewNetCT @emsisoft https://t.co/WxkOfhcVPPOpen
For medical facilities, and any entity that delivers critical services, the situation places security teams on high alert: ensure adequate training for the workforce and some means of ...
Malware-based attacks are out, phishing is in, along with credential stuffing and business email compromise. Microsoft recommends defensive tactics in its new report on rising threats.
Here's some #WednesdayWisdom for you: Think twice...#COVID-19 has created new opportunities for #fraudsters to deploy social engineering attacks. See RSA's breakdown of top #cybercrime trends to avoid falling victim: https://t.co/hfyMpj1Qk8 https://t.co/k35w8VAs9COpen
Experts review some of the biggest fraud trends today.
RT @Reuters: Emissions crunch drives VW to overhaul its supercar strategy https://t.co/gJ60LRVpb4 https://t.co/t0wBGpwPYDOpen
Volkswagen is reviewing the future of its high-performance brands Lamborghini, Bugatti and Ducati as part of broader quest for more economies of scale as it shifts to mass producing ...
As VW electrifies, it questions the role of Lamborghini, Bugatti, Ducati: https://t.co/YsGB6JNg9h https://t.co/PbtS4a0UF8Open
Volkswagen is reviewing the future of its high-performance brands Lamborghini, Bugatti and Ducati as part of broader quest for more economies of scale as it shifts to mass producing ...
It was very nice to see @19thnews covering the topic of women in aerospace so early in that publication's history! Hopefully there's more of that to come. (And @ChabeliH if you ever want to talk about the @owensfellowship, we can make that happen!) https://t.co/LRFI4GIH8EOpen
NASA plans to send a woman to the moon and is putting women among its highest ranks, part of an effort toward more inclusivity.
Telesat executive Don Brown said he and many colleagues in the space industry expected that the SDA would take years to review contractor proposals and select vendors. “They did it months. It surprised the heck out of us,” he said. https://t.co/rvYNseVkcs https://t.co/AjT8VeIysXOpen
SDA's contracting process has impressed industry executives.
AFWERX Announces Line-Up of Speakers for EngageSpace The Premier Collaboration Event for the Space Industry https://t.co/tOcIkn6YCEOpen
AFWERX Announces Line-Up of Speakers for EngageSpace The Premier Collaboration Event for the Space Industry
AFWERX Announces Line-Up of Speakers for EngageSpace The Premier Collaboration Event for the Space Industry - SpaceRef
RT @startuptickerCH: Recognition for Swiss innovation. The Women in Database Research Award went to Anastasia Ailamaki EPFL professor and Co-founder of Raw Labs while the EU prize for Women Innovators went to Madiha Derouazi, founder and CEO of Amal Therapeutics. https://t.co/6SFob1O1nk https://t.co/xvDRRq6A0SOpen
The Women in Database Research Award went to Anastasia Ailamaki EPFL professor and Co-founder of Raw Labs while the EU prize for Women Innovators went to Madiha Derouazi, founder and CEO of ...
RT @venturelab_ch: Behind the scenes: organizing a major event is always challenging. During a pandemic even more! Big thanks to our solution partners who helped to make the 10th anniversary of the TOP 100 Swiss Startup Award a success: https://t.co/Cyfbp5HfL3 #TOP100SSU #10xTOP100 #SwissStartups https://t.co/qqQlRBctSxOpen
Five event management solutions that helped us organize the first hybrid TOP 100 Swiss Startup Award
Organizing a big event is always challenging; organizing a big event during a pandemic adds an extra layer of uncertainty and even risk to every task. However, we collaborated with partners ...
RT @Innovaud: 💡 Who are the newcomers of the TOP100 2020? Check out #26 Annaida Technologies, #43 @HaYaTherapx and #44 Oculis! The full ranking with 14 Vaud-based newcomers is available online > https://t.co/u3Dljw97nh #VDTech #SwissTech #TOP100SSU https://t.co/ne1cuo0KKBOpen
Discover the most promising Swiss startups World shapers of tomorrow TOP 100 Swiss Startup Award 2019 The TOP 100 Swiss Startup Award is the yearly reference event where the most promising ...
South Dakota! Both recreational and medical cannabis are up for legalization this year 🎉 🎉 Inside the ballot initiatives: https://t.co/wnaycK8rUFOpen
South Dakota voters could make history on Nov. 3 by becoming the first state to pass both medical and adult-use legalization on a single day.
YES WE CANNABIS 💫 💫 Learn how you can support legalization near you: https://t.co/S5Kj7AT358 IG 📸 : cosmic_kush https://t.co/dYwdS5vHPoOpen
Marijuana legalization in the United States varies between federal and state laws. Learn about where weed is legal in the US, the history of legalization efforts, and types of legalization.
RT @JimMarous: The goal of digital banking transformation is fast, seamless, and integrated across channels. https://t.co/Upne3gITRu #banking #DigitalTransformation #AI #MachineLearning https://t.co/xZiuDPCrStOpen
The Digital Banking Report finds that while banks know the importance of digital transformation, many still have not implemented the required strategies.
#RedefiningFinanceforGood: #Indonesia’s Largest Bank Reflects on the Future of Banking https://t.co/LVaQoIVUMH via @fintechSG https://t.co/cQR4L4GuJPOpen
As part of the “Redefining Finance for Good” series, we spoke to Rico Usthavia Frans, IT and operations director at Bank Mandiri, on how the financial institution has addressed customers' ...
DIGITAL BANKING REPORT: State of Digital Banking Transformation https://t.co/GHuLOFctmD #banking #digitalbanking #fintech #finserv https://t.co/yYUsOsJxO4Open
A global analysis of the state of Artificial Intelligence deployment in banking, covering key functionalities, challenges, future trends and opportunities.
#Twitter CEO @jack speaks positively on a future stemming from #Bitcoin and #blockchain innovation, @benjaminpirus reports. https://t.co/FPELICdXZlOpen
He also took the time to discuss how content saved via Blockchains becomes effectively immutable.
In the latest Crypto Long & Short newsletter, @NoelleInMadrid talks about how the latest OCC statement that says banks can support stablecoin reserves is an innovation trigger in disguise https://t.co/jvV4VjbU19Open
The OCC statement allowing banks to support stablecoin reserves is an innovation trigger, encouraging serious money to take notice.
Opinion columnist Paul De Havilland @pauliedehav states: If Bitcoin is the future of money, DeFi is the future of finance https://t.co/kj5ePZ7KchOpen
While most of us will prefer to forget the horrors of 2020, DeFi may well prove to be the guarantee of a better, more liberated future.
5G nFAPI 1.0 specification now available to download to allow for early implementations/evaluation by MNOs/deployers. SCF member contributors who enabled the release, include @reliancejio @Radisys @Qualcomm @PicocomT @MicrochipTech and @AirspanNetworks https://t.co/tk5pMqkHIg https://t.co/x8MnD7HyUwOpen
5G network FAPI specifications The 5G network functional application platform interface (5G nFAPI) is an initiative that extends for 5G …
RT @malleven33: Because, why not? @Verizon & @TMobile defend #5G #spectrum strategies https://t.co/jZiz73gaL5 #lowband #midband #mmWave #DSS https://t.co/JjnQ5py4bAOpen
The 5G strategies of Verizon and T-Mobile couldn’t be more different, as executives from both carriers presented updates to their rollouts this week.
#NewReport We have released our new '#5G Market: SNAPSHOT September 2020' portraying the state of the 5G market. To read the report: https://t.co/hLe0IUAKnB https://t.co/8cbuQkTCxhOpen
5G Market Status September 2020. A total of 101 operators in 44 countries/territories had launched one or more 3GPP-compliant 5G services.
RT @EUSmartCities: October's approaching & with it the #EURegionsWeek(-s)! From 5-11 Oct the focus is set on the thematic cluster Empowering Citizens, from 12-16 Oct on Cohesion & Cooperation. Here’s where we come in with our exhibitor’s pitch! Proud of this contribution! https://t.co/H1InocfZgF https://t.co/gM3iGIm1O0Open
European Week of Regions and Cities - The biggest event dedicated to regional policy.
Sponsored: Any green recovery plan requires a closer look at smart-city infrastructure investments. Part of this requires taking a closer look at raw materials, such as copper, in order for ...
What Amazon’s new “neighbourhood network” means for smart cities 👉 https://t.co/nalvqwXWk7 @amazon @ABIresearch #smartcity #innovation #connectivity https://t.co/3cCOzqavKqOpen
Amazon recently revealed further details about Sidewalk, its “neighbourhood network”, first announced in 2019 and scheduled for launch later this year.
RT @sallyeaves: New dawn in #tech #trends Superb read for #CTO & beyond https://t.co/14mjUSEE0p @ericsson enabling #intelligent #digital infrastructures to benefit #business & society too #CTOTechTrends2020 #AI #networks #5G #ArtificialIntelligence #DigitalTransformation #edge #MachineLearning https://t.co/fDWOqo6NMeOpen
In his 2020 Tech Trends article, Ericsson CTO Erik Ekudden reveals the seven future network trends behind the emergence of intelligent digital infrastructure.
RT @ipfconline1: Five emerging trends to drive tech #innovation for the next decade https://t.co/caaVrpmJDD @InformationAge #AI #AIEthics #DigitalTransformation Cc @Nicolas2Pinto @lesguer_lionel @CHRISTINESOTO12 @jblefevre60 @HaroldSinnott @Paula_Piccard @Ym78200 @Fisher85M @Nadia__Jacoby https://t.co/pexbdUdnKfOpen
Gartner identifies five emerging trends, including social distancing technologies, that will drive technology innovation over the next decade
Megaconstellation startup Mangata joins T-Mobile #5G incubator https://t.co/S970T2q2TP https://t.co/Ezlt1VeMLm https://t.co/xepZb3YWHWOpen
WASHINGTON — Mangata Networks, a broadband megaconstellation venture created by former OneWeb Satellites CEO Brian Holz, is one of 16 startups newly added the 5G Open Innovation Lab, an ...
RT @tech_eu: This Week in European Tech: Daniel Ek's (@eldsjal) €1-billion startup pledge, Russia's largest tech acquisition (@yandex + @tinkoff_bank), @Deliveroo mulling IPO, and other big deals/stories > > https://t.co/UhDi8jQdpE https://t.co/4J6LV22Z0KOpen
This Week in European Tech: Daniel Ek’s €1-billion startup pledge, Russia’s largest tech acquisition, Deliveroo mulling IPO, and other big deals/stories
Happy Friday! This week, our research team tracked 78 funding deals and around 10 M&A announcements and rumours across Europe, including Russia, Israel, and Turkey. As always, we are ...
RT @tech_eu: UK fintech startup @weareuncapped raises $26 million in debt and equity funding from @mourocapital, @AllIronVentures, @seedcamp, @taavet and others to help European founders raise working capital efficiently without losing control: https://t.co/p5UKjh4nHu #uk #fintech #fundingOpen
UK fintech startup Uncapped raises $26 million in debt and equity funding to help European founders raise working capital efficiently
UK-based fintech startup Uncapped, which bills itself as Europe’s first revenue-based finance provider, has closed a $26 million financing round – including debt and equity – led by Mouro ...
Check out our newest survey results in @Nasdaq's piece "The Q3 Early-Stage Investment Climate and 2021 Forecasts". https://t.co/s5U6j7l9nfOpen
There is still a lot of uncertainty about how COVID-19 will impact startups, specifically the early-stage investment climate.