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 spending will expand by 50% through 2021 @jpmorgan #AI #MachineLearning #DeepLearning via @MikeQuindazzi #finserv ➡️https://t.co/0qqY2zdhgK https://t.co/jVl3J2AGrCOpen
McKinsey predicts roughly 30% of the activities in 60% of all occupations could be automated. #FutureOfWork #AI #HR https://t.co/kdkQGZRqJiOpen
In an era marked by rapid advances in automation and artificial intelligence, new research assesses the jobs lost and jobs gained under different scenarios through 2030.
RT @DanitaBlackwood: Why the Fourth Industrial Revolution needs more #arts graduates https://t.co/IcZk4zKsL8 #technology #future @wefOpen
With governments increasingly focused on building a STEM pipeline, they are potentially excluding those with the backgrounds required to maximize the benefits of technology.
Future of Mobility
RT @Mi_Kuhn: Looking forward to the upcoming @UITPsummit 👉👉 @moovel & @moovelUS present #MaaS platform, Mobility Budget & much more in Hall A at the Global Public Transport Summit #GPTS in #Stockholm. CC @UITPnews https://t.co/4tkzDn48LfOpen
Premiere: Mobility-as-a-Service pioneer presents “Mobility Budget” at the Global Public Transport Summit (GPTS) in Stockholm
moovel (becoming REACH NOW) presents the “Mobility Budget” and the current product portfolio at the leading international trade fair GPTS
Aspects of #MaaS which are already with us and future developments to come: explained by @KristaHJwork during #ITF19 https://t.co/yvUPjtD0bD @MaasGlobalOpen
Aspects of MaaS which are already with us and future developments to come explained by Krista Huhtala-Jenks, Head of Go-to-Market, Ecosystem & Sustainability...
Clueless about podcasts? They're just downloadable 'radio' shows you can listen to on your phone (via Apple Podcasts app, Google Podcasts app, Spotify and many others). Why not start with one on urban mobility or urban policies? I made a list: https://t.co/0j9Hwbyyuk https://t.co/LLnupi2McaOpen
As part of my preparations to start podcasting, I have been searching for more urban mobility and urbanism shows . So I thought I would sha...
Future of Money
5 Ecosystems Enablers and B2B Providers for Fintech Startups in Asia https://t.co/jzrVwok1DG by @fintechsinOpen
Ecosystem Enablers for Fintechs in Asia. The following five companies are offering extensive ecosystems and business-to-business (B2B) solutions that will make your job much easier.
#Fintech #startups catering to the requirements of enterprises are increasingly grabbing #investor attention https://t.co/ahHboHoIDB @EconomicTimesOpen
Investors are increasingly looking at getting the fundamental metrics right like profitability, unit level of economics, customer acquisition cost, and are only then willing to pump capital
RT @andi_staub: [great] #Fintech and the #Innovation Trilemma cc @JimMarous @SpirosMargaris @jblefevre60 @guzmand @psb_dc @Salz_Er @horstwilmes @HaroldSinnott @YuHelenYu @pierrepinna @leimer @floriansemle @helene_wpli @sallyeaves @UrsBolt @luc_schuurmans https://t.co/WVz7vj33Ep https://t.co/l4TsEAiRB0Open
Vanderbilt University Law School [email protected] Law Vanderbilt Law School Faculty Publications Faculty Scholarship 2019 Fintech and the Innovation Trilemma Yesha Yadav Chris Brummer ...
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
From person-to-person coaching and intensive hands-on seminars to interactive online courses and media reporting, Poynter helps journalists sharpen skills and elevate storytelling ...
RT @cijournalism: Very excited to welcome back Aron Pilhofer @pilhofer, who will teach how to "build a better news mousetrap: A crash-course in design thinking" at the #CIJSummer 2019. 4-6 July at @GoldsmithsUoL #digital #storytelling #journalism @MediaComGold https://t.co/I1mbTfaLZ3 https://t.co/3lJpTIT9LLOpen
Alon Aviram is a co-founder of the Bristol Cable. Aviram is an operations coordinator and investigative reporter for the citywide media cooperative. The Bristol Cable is powered by ...
US Congressman introduces bill seeking to make it easier for written news organizations to claim nonprofit status (@dankennedy_nu / Media Nation) https://t.co/NPTyVOTQ1E https://t.co/EFYPso936QOpen
A bill filed by U.S. Rep. Mark DeSaulnier, D-Calif., would make it easier for “written news organizations” to claim nonprofit status, “allowing them to focus on content instead of…
Future of Energy
New report from @AccentureStrat shows the clean energy transition is a win-win for business and society https://t.co/ukaK0jGFUI #RE100 #EP100 #EV100 https://t.co/0C8LSLZlv4Open
Advances in energy technologies and digitalization are opening up new opportunities for businesses to prosper in a clean economy, a new Accenture Strategy report for The Climate Group shows.
New Jersey 100% Renewable Energy Plan — More Fiber, Less Fluff https://t.co/xUJ6sMFB5W https://t.co/qV5ieuZQUWOpen
New Jersey is planning an aggressive renewable energy campaign and has created a detailed plan to accomplish that goal.
RT @energynews_US: The goals of Massachusetts’ $1 billion clean energy bill are laudable, environmental advocates agreed. However, there is concern about the intended funding mechanism. https://t.co/elP1UFatnHOpen
The legislation would offer cities money to build microgrids, buy electric vehicles, and prepare for climate change.
Future of Food
Last November, I attended #IndieBio Class 7 Demo Day and also spoke to @arvndgpta about how @indbio first became involved in #cellag and the #FutureofFood #AhmedforNH https://t.co/Gaouk4attvOpen
New Age Meats co-founder Brian Spears presents the future of food New Age Meats is a new startup looking to bring the best practices in automation and data science into cell ag to help ...
What are the #digital technologies that are going to change #agriculture, and how? Read more from @EntrepreneurIND --> https://t.co/DwTgsjaSrhOpen
In short, these new technologies help in changing the way in which agriculture can be managed, making farming sustainable
Today, 82 percent of Americans buy organic products regularly, compared to just 45 percent a half-decade ago. And two-thirds say they’re eating less meat in a bid to boost health, both for their bodies and the planet. https://t.co/WZC1jLDI9KOpen
The world's most sophisticated robots may become farmers.
Future of AI & Machine Learning
RT @CaltechCTME: Data Scientists and Data Engineers should register now for Caltech’s summer programs for Deep Learning and Advanced Analytics: Machine Learning. Live on-campus and online. 🤖🌴 https://t.co/pCrZ7xyQWE #pawcon https://t.co/mujNpWXaSKOpen
Deep Learning--one of the hottest fields in Artificial Intelligence (AI)--uses neural network architectures to solve highly complex learning problems like training autonomous vehicles or ...
RT @KyleCranmer: Slides and video are now available for the Theoretical Physics for Deep Learning workshop at #ICML2019 https://t.co/iLYhj8Y377Open
Schedule 8:30 - 8:40 : Opening remarks 8:40 - 9:10 : Invited talk: Andrea Montanari, Linearized two-layers neural networks in high dimension [Video/Slides starting @3:16] 9:10 - 9:40 : ...
RT @DeepMindAI: There's still time to apply to @Khipu_AI, an AI teaching conference designed to help strengthen the AI community across Latin America. There's a fantastic line up of speakers and scholarships are available. Apply before June 28 https://t.co/xu4EbqTE24Open
Our mission is to support the advancement of Latin American talent, research, and companies in AI through an annual event. The primary goals of the event are: • To offer training in ...
Future of Climate
RT @Climate4Health: A3 (2/2): #ClimateChange = Impaired air quality. Allergic pollen seasons start earlier and the average daily count and peak pollen values have increased by almost 50% in the last decade. https://t.co/WAuFPx3nw1 #SaludTues https://t.co/UHEvM9d7QbOpen
“Now is the time to reframe the conversation with inspiring stories... Not only must media, big business and governments pay more attention to these...
Despite the Trump administration’s attacks on science, collaborators continue their studies https://t.co/qPxRPYnOvJ via @highcountrynewsOpen
Despite the Trump administration’s attacks on science, collaborators continue their studies.
The Bonn #ClimateChange Conference begins Monday, 17 June. You can get a sneak preview in our curtain raiser. @UNFCCC #SB50Bonn #ClimateAction https://t.co/8GKyBzPE2F https://t.co/nVFreca7eBOpen
IISD Reporting Services, through its Earth Negotiations Bulletin (ENB) Meeting Coverage, will cover the Bonn Climate Change Conference - June 2019, from 17 to 27 June 2019, from Bonn, ...
Future of Hacking & Cybersecurity
@cyberdefensemag Publisher @miliefsky Sharing an important story about Smart Home Cyber Security #cybersecurity #CYBER #SECURITY in this #CDM #EXCLUSIVE https://t.co/andIk9aCu8 by Matthew James @matthewjames.writer who we hope to see @BlackHatEvents https://t.co/aFqb3PhNygOpen
This level of automation and technological upgrades of our houses and everyday lives has also improved our comfort levels and convenience in life. Smart Televisions Smart television sets ...
When fiction is stranger than reality: 5 novels with hacking plot holes that need to be patched https://t.co/C5jzGGnkO3 #books #reading https://t.co/yqOm9wNoaoOpen
Not all novels featuring hacking are created equal — with some containing more holes than others.
Scoop from @KimZetter: Wyden and Klobuchar have asked the FBI if it examined VR Systems' network for signs of a Russian breach or reviewed the report that FireEye did for VR. Letter: https://t.co/7hTD9z6j8e Story: https://t.co/JO5s0ycl1R MC preview: https://t.co/Mx8ZcPM7a1 https://t.co/knEdyndJvIOpen
Report: DNS firewalls key to avoiding breaches — House panel takes up IoT security legislation today
Cars of the Future
Starting with Dubai and Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas.
Your Future Self-Driving Car Will Be Watching Your Every Move, Says New Study https://t.co/OjBxXsj3bu via https://t.co/iXQgjlkkj3 #SelfDrivingCars #AutonomousVehiclesOpen
The future is autonomous but that increases surveillance. Should we not have increased regulations to moderate privacy needs?
Self-Driving Cars Have a Problem: Safer Human-Driven Ones https://t.co/w3BRUQAmdD @WSJ #SelfDrivingCars #AutonomousVehiclesOpen
The technology that was supposed to give us robo-taxis is making human-driven cars safer at a rate that completely autonomous vehicles may have trouble matching.
Space Tech Essentials
Built by NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, the Deep Space Atomic Clock is a technology demonstration that will help spacecraft navigate autonomously through deep ...
NASA details Deep Space Atomic Clock and other tests launching on SpaceX Falcon Heavy https://t.co/34QsMqwH6o by @etherington https://t.co/ntdvkx3AZtOpen
SpaceX’s next mission for its Falcon Heavy high-capacity rocket is set for June 24, when it’ll take off from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida with 20 satellites on board that comprise ...
RT @RichardGarriott: NASA is opening the space station to $35,000-a-night visits. A tourist [ahem-private astronaut] who paid Russia $30 million to get there a decade ago says it's a 'seismic shift.' https://t.co/CUbAzSjEKx via @businessinsiderOpen
NASA is opening the space station to $35,000-a-night visits. A tourist who paid Russia $30 million to get there a decade ago says it's a 'seismic shift.'
Richard Garriott, who spent two weeks visiting the space station in 2008, said NASA used to fight the idea of private ISS visitors.
Again and again the young companies featured in the Top 100 Swiss Startup Award have proven, that Switzerland is a fertile ground for innovation and entrepreneurs. The impressive innovation ...
Four Swiss startups selected for the European ATTRACT-phase 1 funding program https://t.co/jTTCK1tVwi | The Swiss Startup News channel https://t.co/ustjl52mhd https://t.co/YRj1qbeNPFOpen
The newly inaugurated ATTRACT funding program initiated by the European Horizon2020 is offering €17 million to 170 projects across Europe to support the development of breakthrough ...
RT @startuptickerCH: Switzerland remains Innovation Leader in Europe #EuropeanInnovationScoreboard2019 https://t.co/jTTCK1ck7I | The Swiss Startup News channel https://t.co/ixa7xM3spv https://t.co/gzewP4iWGrOpen
The annual European Innovation Scoreboard provides a comparative assessment of the research and innovation performance of EU Member States and selected third countries. In the 2019 European ...
Legal Cannabis News & Trends
Brreakthrough in Brazil: Regulators eye domestic cannabis cultivation, creation of product registration plan https://t.co/ab2tGQ7YphOpen
Breakthrough in Brazil: Regulators eye domestic cannabis cultivation, creation of product registration plan
Brazil could become the latest country to regulate the domestic cultivation of medical cannabis, according to the government body responsible for regulating marijuana - a move that will ...
RT @Leafly: Medical #cannabis laws are associated with a staggering 34% decline in workplace deaths for adults age 25 to 44, a new study finds. https://t.co/OgJ9UqOnEdOpen
Why? Younger adult workers might be using less alcohol, opioids in medical cannabis states.
Under cannabis prohibition, nothing signified one’s love of the plant more than bongs – but health-conscious users who prefer to vape don’t have much use for them
Digital Transformation in Banking
RT @UnconventionVc: A10: Banks must embrace #openbanking business models and leverage the agility and focus of fintech startups – or they will cease to exist. Here is a recent writeup of our thoughts...with inspiration from @Chris_Skinner #WFTR19 #FinTech @psb_dc @leimer https://t.co/VTmPnHUiSu https://t.co/Z7JP4gSjWLOpen
The journey from unbundling to rebundling and back has been a formidable one. Emerging technologies and the pace of innovation are driving changes throughout the banking industry at an ...
An open banking model, APIs and fintech partnerships provide unequaled opportunities for the survival of traditional banks.
5 Reasons to Attend @Money_LIVE_ Digital Banking APAC 2019 in Singapore https://t.co/YSAOIlpDMi #fintech #banking #digitalbanking #financialservices https://t.co/fNkYDuyCa6Open
Hi Fintech News Singapore Reader, Are you keen to drive real transformational change and invigorate your organization? Are you hoping to stand out from the crowd and make your mark in the ...
But the hackings should scare anyone with a mobile phone, an email account or an online bank account.
RT @lopp: This meta research paper on academic Bitcoin research analyzed 1,200 papers published from 2011 to 2016, revealing Bitcoin's multidisciplinary influence. https://t.co/ieQqFqHpZz https://t.co/hL2Re8FSEcOpen
From the time Bitcoin was first proposed by Nakamoto in 2008, its underlying technology has been under intense scrutiny. Its influence has gone beyond this init
5G Mobile News
SNAPSHOT: By May 2019, there were 302 commercially launched #LTEAdvanced networks in 134 countries; overall, 333 operators are investing in #LTE- Advanced (in the form of tests, trials, deployments or commercial service provision) in 141 countries > https://t.co/4ic2Sa3Frp https://t.co/vFWDDNfFs8Open
LTE-Advanced Status Worldwide. There are 302 commercially launched LTE-Advanced networks in 134 countries. 333 operators are investing in LTE-Advanced
This week @Editor_Telecoms caught up with Huawei's president for global government affairs, Victor Zhang, to discuss the Chinese tech giant's role in the UK’s 5G revolution. Read the full interview here @Huawei #5G #Security #Telecoms #ConnectedBritain https://t.co/Z5H8moY8V0Open
Huawei: A multi-vendor environment is essential to drive innovation and keep the UK ahead of the 5G curve
Last week, I caught up with Huawei’s president for global government affairs, Victor Zhang, to discuss Huawei’s role in the UK’s 5G revolution and how he hopes to continue that relationship ...
#Analysis: #Japanese operators are focusing more on #partnerships and collaboration for their #5G launches than #speed and #latency. @docomo @KDDI @Rakuten_Mobile @SoftBank https://t.co/5ckWSLlA17 https://t.co/YKJnRgHOKjOpen
Japanese mobile operators are preparing for commercial 5G launches between March and June 2020, with ...
5th IEEE Annual International Smart Cities Conference (#ISC22019), sponsored by the @IEEESmartCities Technical Community in Casablanca, Morocco, 14-17 October 2019. Theme centered around "Frugality and Inclusion." Register today: https://t.co/P91lFsugRR https://t.co/1mzTNmk4tPOpen
The Fifth IEEE Annual International Smart Cities Conference (ISC2 2019) will be held in Casablanca, Morocco during October 14 – 17, 2019. As the flagship conference sponsored by the IEEE ...
#SmartCity technology investments are expected to grow to a staggering $158 bn by 2022 globally. Where will that spending go? Cities need to think holistically about what they want to achieve. via @IIoT_World #DigitalTransformation #IoT #SmartCities https://t.co/mXR5TDHW6tOpen
Put together, these investments are part of the story in delivering on the vision of “Smart Cities” – places that serve the needs of both their citizens and the planet.
IT & CIO Trends
We were recently at the Canadian Telecom Summit in Mississauga where our CEO @jcfahmy spoke on a panel about the innovation economy. Get a recap of the event and other highlights here: https://t.co/yicCRMOFqm #CTS19 https://t.co/cyVVHUhY9NOpen
Published: May 27th, 2019 Elastic Storage Solutions Incorporated (ESSi) has just completed their second data centre and cloud CENGN project! The company leveraged CENGN’s bare metal ...
Cloud and Containerization Trends Are Reshaping Digital Infrastructures https://t.co/M4Il4ULodY #cloud #infrastructure #IT https://t.co/NiRKSpGKdHOpen
Cloud and containerization of infrastructure functions are enormous trends that will continue to reshape enterprise digital platforms. Containers are even expected to completely reshape the ...
Skolkovo teams up with global companies to launch healthcare innovation center https://t.co/nezqWVvr9K https://t.co/g7qBszpVGMOpen
Skolkovo, a major international tech hub on the outskirts of Moscow, is planning to launch a center for innovations and IoT in healthcare in the fall of 2019. The center will focus on ...
Europe Startup News
RT @speedinvest: We compiled eight popular theories as to why Europe has been so slow in the development of a venture capital landscape and what it could take to really catch up. You reading this article might be a good first step 👓 https://t.co/V5Xsh0hd8uOpen
With only 7 per cent of the world’s population, the EU makes 20 per cent of global R&D investments and has a leading position in global…
RT @MikeQuindazzi: 26+ #unicorns in #Europe, the 3rd largest #VentureCapital ecosystem in the World >>> @SVB_Financial Report via @MikeQuindazzi >>> #Mobile #IoT #IIoT #AI #BigData #DataAnalytics #SaaS #FinTech #4IR >>> https://t.co/rLchZ6l7aD https://t.co/B4w9nuSVngOpen
Bob Blee Head of Corporate Finance Silicon Valley Bank State of the Markets: Fourth Quarter 2018 3State of the Markets: Fourth Quarter 2018 4 Predictions: Grading Our 2018 Outlook 5 Public ...
RT @Maren_Bannon: Europe has: 💻More engineers than the US 🌍World leadership in fintech & deep tech 💰3x increase in investment by US VCs in past 5 yrs 🦄16x increase in unicorns from last decade to this one What startups are (or could be) #builtbetterineurope? https://t.co/soZcc4T7UdOpen
With strong technical talent, regulations to encourage startups and a robust venture ecosystem, Europe is poised for accelerating growth in tech. Exits are on the rise, and Europe has ...