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 @McKinsey_MGI: Americans’ economic prospects vary significantly, depending on who they are and where they live, and these differences will sharpen as the pace of automation picks up in the decade ahead https://t.co/Z830XNbN4z via @ProSyn @LauraDTyson #futureofwork https://t.co/nsa3C7cruOOpen
Because automation and artificial intelligence will change the nature of work for everyone, Americans who are vulnerable to technological disruption would appear to have been created equal. ...
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 @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 ...
RT @cleanenergywire: Frankfurt car fair #IAA19 promises showdown between #FridaysForFuture and auto lobby as #ClimateCrisis protests take aim at carmakers' #SUV offensive https://t.co/fnNFKt9Btr #Aussteigen #EVs #Mobility https://t.co/CBAD4ojvLHOpen
Gearing up for protest Energised by the impact of the Fridays for Future student movement, climate activists plan to descend to Frankfurt in droves, demanding a fundamental overhaul of ...
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
"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 ...
RT @jscvienna: Sad that #foj2019 is coming to an end and nothing to do around this time next year? Come to Vienna to discuss the (ir)relevance of journalism and the future of journalism studies! CfP is open until Feb 29, 2020 https://t.co/NpjLioZ26MOpen
Future of Energy
“The transition to a clean energy economy promises benefits to our health, our climate, & our pocketbooks. It also creates jobs: Illinois is already home to nearly 120,000 clean energy jobs.” NRDC’s @JCNRDC on why passing CEJA is more important than ever: https://t.co/lITc2d8Z7aOpen
The Natural Resources Defense Council works to safeguard the earth - its people, its plants and animals, and the natural systems on which all life depends.
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
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. ...
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
New #sustainability risk management for the #ag #supplychain https://t.co/sdO4lGDiv4 https://t.co/EI6NaBj67pOpen
Growers Edge Financial, Inc., has launched a new a partnership with Sustainable Environmental Consultants (SEC).
Future of AI & Machine Learning
Video of the ACM Tech Talk webinar I gave on 2018/07/11. ACM says this is one of the most popular Tech Talks ever. https://t.co/pzadoAuLwz https://t.co/pzadoAuLwzOpen
Title: The Power and Limits of Deep Learning" Speaker: Yann LeCun Date: 7/11/2019 Abstract Deep Learning (DL) has enabled significant progress in computer pe...
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
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 ...
Listen to this enlightening conversation between @Revkin and 400 students at 60 schools on international cooperation and climate change. @CFR_org #sustcomm https://t.co/mIiSgGtQqI https://t.co/3IJESar2cgOpen
Council on Foreign Relations 9/11 Academic Conference Call on international cooperation on climate change with Andrew Revkin.
Future of Hacking & Cybersecurity
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.
⚡ A Summer of Discontent—The Hottest Malware Hits Here's a recap of the most burning #malware strains and trends seen in the wild during the months of July and August 2019. Read ➤ https://t.co/I4KI2p0U0G #infosec #infosecurity #cyberattacks #cybersafety https://t.co/QyUxKZrWzoOpen
Here's a recap of the most burning malware strains and cybersecurity trends seen in the wild.
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
RT @SpaceBrendan: House Science, Space and Tech committee hearing underway. Chairwoman Horn outlining questions about NASA's exploration system -- like how will Congress fund and is 2024 goal to land humans on the moon even possible? https://t.co/b2yq6mbXpOOpen
2318 Rayburn HOB, Washington, D.C. Witnesses: Mr. Kenneth Bowersox, Associate Administrator (Acting), Human Exploration and Operations, National Aeronautics ...
RT @ESA_Tech: #HeraMission's other #CubeSat for close-up #DidymosAsteroid investigation will be Juventas, from @GomSpaceGroup & @GMV #Romania, unfurling an antenna larger than itself to perform the first ever #radar probe of an #asteroid #AIDA4asteroids https://t.co/Xyhb75BDUK https://t.co/xM4BFYLXkIOpen
Small enough to be an aircraft carry-on, the Juventas spacecraft nevertheless has big mission goals. Once in orbit around its target body, Juventas will unfurl an antenna larger than ...
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 @JimMarous: [New] Banking Transformed Podcast "Contextual Data is Changing the Future of Banking" https://t.co/ebvFjiCyfn #banking #fintech #finserv #podcast @FinancialBrand @rshevlin @BrettKing @SpirosMargaris @leimer @DeepLearn007 @hosinux @flybits https://t.co/SMF8cgIa9GOpen
FEATURING: Hossein Rahnama, CEO and Founder of Flybits The financial services industry has seen a great deal of disruption from digital-based alternatives. Many of these challengers use ...
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 ...
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.
The crypto industry has made strides toward making trading safer, but regulators have yet to approve any Bitcoin ETFs. That could change very soon. But who really cares?
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?