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 @virtualsteve: Thanks to @Onalytica for including me in your Who's Who in the Future of Work report. Feeling privileged to be on this list with some great names in #cloud and #IoT. #futureofwork Download the full report here: https://t.co/nWQmczHsur https://t.co/uG0yHYtjsFOpen
This report has an important focus on bringing attention to the voices driving solutions within the future of work conversation
How employers can build an equitable next generation workforce—even during a pandemic https://t.co/sJj0OgjB9Z Sponsored by @gradsoflife https://t.co/jH7ii48MyGOpen
Urban Alliance, Grads of Life, The Rock Family of Companies and YouthForce NOLA team up to examine the state of youth unemployment during the pandemic and share key insights into how ...
Top #ArtificialIntelligence Influencers to follow on Linkedin by @analyticsinme | Learn more: https://t.co/11sFUYYm9V #Data #DataScience Cc: @alliekmiller @AndrewYNg @BernardMarr @fabiomoioli @kdnuggets @KirkDBorne @MikeQuindazzi @TamaraMcCleary @ylecun https://t.co/rbBttN88HXOpen
AI is revolutionizing the world. AI Influencers like Bernard Marr, Andrew Ng, Allie Miller are keeping us updated with AI developments.
It's a monumental week for #sharedmobility. Read about it in this week's Mobility Hub. https://t.co/3ac4yNg1bKOpen
Fixing the nation’s neglected roads and bridges, building resilience to climate change, and reprioritizing our infrastructure investments—building frequent, dependable transit, carving out ...
New on the MOD Learning Center: Shared Mobility Funding Strategies Learning Module, a functional guide & glossary of funding possibilities that's organized by "traditional" & "innovative" government & partnership strategies. Explore the Learning Module. https://t.co/2pLraEPZfSOpen
Traditional sources of funding through the government and local partnerships play an important role in funding shared mobility projects. However, those sources do not always cover the ...
RT @canadiantransit: We're excited to welcome Secretary-General @Young_T_KIM from the @ITF_Forum, @OECD to #CUTAvc2020! Dr. Kim will speak on how we can re-space our cities for today—and the future. Visit https://t.co/4wkUF3r60Q for more info. https://t.co/ipQSbHpI3ROpen
Main topics Funding and financing your transit system Health and safety on transit Zero emission vehicle (ZEV) technology The future of your rail network Diversity and inclusion in transit ...
A Confluence Of Evolving Themes In Insurtech https://t.co/YcFa34Ryfz by @BernardLunn 2020-11-19 06:00:53Open
After eleven weeks of chronicling discernible trends and dominant movers in insurtech, I have barely scratched the surface of major shifts the $5 trillion global insurance industry is ...
Chatbots with Blockchain – Plumbing or Showerheads? https://t.co/Emoat80cMm by @BernardLunn 2020-11-26 06:00:07Open
Shopping for insurance or filing a claim can be arduous. But not so, when chatbots with conversational interfaces, mimic humans and respond with accuracy, speed and personality. PolicyPal ...
Reflections on core banking infrastructure as a moat https://t.co/ehoH4ahzIe by @BernardLunn 2020-11-17 05:06:00Open
Efi Pylarinou is the founder of Efi Pylarinou Advisory and a Fintech/Blockchain influencer – No.3 influencer in the finance sector by Refinitiv Global Social Media 2019. I admit that ...
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
RT @Brizzyc: ICYMI, pretty proud of our new Journalism Creators Program @newmarkjschool, written about here in Nieman Lab https://t.co/QIk4yt2ooQOpen
The Journalism Creators Program at CUNY teaches participants to launch their own news products, from wherever they are
One lesson from pandemic times is that journalism education doesn't have to happen in person, and remote learning can open up more opportunities for journalists to launch their own products.
Is local news your beat? Do you work in media for underserved communities? Apply by Nov. 20 for a stipend to attend the Dec JAWS conference. Pls Share @nhannahjones @princeeditor https://t.co/B4vHVrpWCYOpen
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on local news coverage (more than 1 in 5 local newspapers have closed), the Legacy Fund of the Journalism and Women Symposium will ...
RT @LatAmJournalism: Latin American #journalists have benefited from fellowships at U.S. universities like @JSKstanford, @niemanfdn, @UMKnightWallace, @RJI, @Bagehots, and @KSJatMIT. Here’s how you can apply and follow in their steps. https://t.co/gVVHRnyjNx https://t.co/6TjAfUEbdjOpen
Latin American journalists have benefited from fellowships at U.S. universities. Here’s how you can apply and follow in their steps
For decades, dozens of journalists from Latin America and around the world have taken advantage of fellowship programs at prestigious U.S. universities.
The Portland Clean Energy Fund is investing in rooftop solar & regenerative, local farming projects in low-income neighborhoods and communities of color, with revenue raised by a tax on big business. @cprofita_opb @OPB #PDXCleanEnergy @colorcoalition https://t.co/UGZbtYoahrOpen
Two years after voters approved a ballot measure creating a first-of-its-kind climate justice program, the Portland Clean Energy Fund is offering $8.6 million in grants for people of color ...
New York is launching a $10 million program to support climate tech startups, following Massachusetts’ lead – pv magazine USA https://t.co/ETK3ycmOZ3Open
New York is launching a $10 million program to support climate tech startups, following Massachusetts’ lead
“Because economies were shut down, we also had concerns about the companies in which we had investments, and we had to think about how we could help those companies get through the ...
Mayors unveil $60B plan to support Midwest energy transition | Utility Dive https://t.co/tk2yK6G0M0Open
The 'Marshall Plan for Middle America' aims to address the Ohio Valley region's projected 100,000 job losses triggered by a shift away from fossil fuels.
With the holiday season upon us, let’s not forget what it’s really all about – the food! But the climate crisis is a threat to food security around the world. Good thing there’s plenty we can do about it! Learn more in our latest free download: https://t.co/hEain3wVwDOpen
And it is critically threatened by the climate crisis. Because if we keep burning fossil fuels at our current rates, food may become harder to grow in many places and harder to access in ...
RT @RoyalAgUni: We'll be discussing whether shorter food supply chains could become the norm post-Covid, plus more, at New Scientist Live's Future of Food & Agriculture event on Saturday 28 November 10am-5pm: https://t.co/pOOOpAuc1g @newscievents @FarmersWeekly #NSLFoodAg https://t.co/rYSxCKIM18Open
What we eat and how we grow it are changing. The need to feed a growing population, tackle hunger and obesity, and avoid trashing the planet is driving the next food and agricultural ...
👩🌾 Young people don’t often view agriculture as a viable career path – but there are exceptions. 👩🌾 🇿🇦 South African agripreneur @Gugulethu_CM describes her career journey so far as “a tough but rewarding experience” in an interview with @GlblCtznUK 👇 https://t.co/xDnaJhUFOCOpen
Young farmers like Gugulethu Mahlangu are helping to revitalize agriculture.
RT @OncelTuzel: Our group @Apple AI/ML is looking for research interns to conduct innovative research in multiple areas of AI/ML field. If you are interested, check out https://t.co/lgkyhWGGPR and feel free to message me.Open
Apply for a Machine Learning / AI Internship job at Apple. Read about the role and find out if it’s right for you.
RT @PydatalabUSAL: Siempre está bien escuchar a @GaryMarcus y más si habla de🐘 https://t.co/eqaHMTpvDOOpen
A visual prank exposes an Achilles’ heel of computer vision systems: Unlike humans, they can’t do a double take.
RT @tommmitchell: CMU Machine Learning is hiring - we're looking for great people at all levels to become new faculty colleagues. https://t.co/PLkrFP4712Open
RT @solartribune: Hal Connolly, Policy Director at @ClimateReality addresses the need for energy financing policies to reduce the cost of tackling climate change. Learn more: https://t.co/PvHNQ3ReSM https://t.co/Aazdkh4MYGOpen
Based on conversations we’ve engaged in with over 100 thought leaders across all industries, sectors, and organizations related to climate and sustainability, we’ve synthesized the ...
The 4th day of the @UNFCCC #ClimateDialogues considered the long-term global goal, #biodiversity & #climatechange adaptation, the Technical Examination Processes on mitigation and adaptation, and the enhanced Lima Work Programme on #Gender, among others. https://t.co/85bRDAwG4qOpen
On Thursday, 26 November 2020, IISD, through its Earth Negotiations Bulletin (ENB) Meeting Coverage, covered online the UN Climate Change Dialogues 2020, which run from 23 November to 4 ...
Efficiency increases can be obtained at every stage of the material life cycle of houses 🏠& cars 🚗, from design to disposal. #ClimateChange policies need to go beyond energy efficiency. 🆕@UNEPIRP #ResourceEfficiency4Climate report 👉 https://t.co/boLMSAq6cN https://t.co/uLToNKsFTgOpen
In observing the threat landscape over the past year, our researchers identified a few areas that attackers are likely to exploit in the following year, including network appliances such as VPN gateways. Read other Advanced Threat predictions for 2021 ⬇️ https://t.co/zVP8HHvYCj https://t.co/R1ps2YQZE3Open
While we don’t have a crystal ball that can reveal the future, we can try to make educated guesses using the trends that we have observed over the last 12 months.
What has Emotet been up to during 2020? Malware researchers at Cisco Talos take a deep dive https://t.co/JB0ZE8mAIVOpen
A blog from the world class Intelligence Group, Talos, Cisco's Intelligence Group
Printers' Cybersecurity Threats Too Often Ignored https://t.co/d2gIrHOBDo by Shivaun Albright, Chief Technologist of Print Security @HP #printers #printsecurity #securitythreat #remoteworkOpen
Remote workforce heightens the need to protect printing systems against intrusion and compromise.
RT @AI4EU: #AI4EU & @women_in_ai celebrate #women in #AI #Heroes (#WAIROES), their phenomenal works in #AI inspire us all! 🎉Cheers 👏🏻 to @oliviagambelin, Founder & CEO, @ethicalai_co Her story 👉🏻https://t.co/OmP32VLjJR Nominate a #womeninai ➡️https://t.co/wQWwfEmana #womenintech #STEM https://t.co/X0bHr6WxoCOpen
She believes there is strength in human values that, when applied to artificial intelligence, lead to robust technological solutions we can trust. This experience prompted her return to ...
Think big, and never give up: GV's @shernazdaver in conversation with serial entrepreneur @SebastianThrun on tackling the impossible – https://t.co/D9EJ61FjGrOpen
Sebastian Thrun is among the most prolific entrepreneurs in Silicon Valley. As a serial founder whose ventures include Google X, education trailblazer Udacity, and transportation company ...
RT @SpaceAdvisor: Fifty years after Apollo 11 first landed on the moon, @BBC takes a dive into the future of space exploration. #space #spaceexploration https://t.co/d5Av06PScwOpen
50 years since the first moon landing, we look to the future of space exploration
The German Aerospace Center, DLR, has partnered with the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency on a planned low-cost asteroid mission called Destiny+, expected to launch toward the asteroid 3200 Phaethon in 2024. https://t.co/QlyPkZ8xq1 https://t.co/DTqcjqyAf6Open
The German Aerospace Center, DLR, has partnered with the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) on a planned low-cost asteroid mission called Destiny+, expected to launch toward the ...
RT @EsaTelecoms: A highly responsive satellite for the commercial #telecoms market is under development with @Thales_Alenia_S 👉https://t.co/u5tKOaNNLm https://t.co/JSVESRMUxkOpen
A fully reconfigurable, software-defined, standardised satellite for the commercial telecommunications market is under development, with contributions from a new Partnership Project between ...
🚀Swiss Accelerator's Showcase 2020 - Dec 3 - 2-6pm Come and immerse yourself in a virtual 3D environment and discover more than 30 #Startups from #SwissAccelerators Register: https://t.co/fephmMoC9m @EPFL_Park #LaForge @InnoPeaksCH @GeneusCH @HewPackhp @hes_pulse @CampusBiotechOpen
Innopeaks, in partnership with EPFL Innovation Park's incubator La Forge, and other accelerators are glad to announce the first common startup showcase event! Discover more than 30 ...
CHF 3 Million for disrupting the eyewear industry: @VIUeyewear raises financing from @CreditSuisse Entrepreneur Capital to power its international expansion: https://t.co/nM94BFdCTy Congrats to founders Peter Kaeser, Kilian Wagner & their great team! #TOP100SSU https://t.co/HyZ7GjBq1AOpen
TOP 100 Swiss startup VIU raises additional funds of CHF 3m from Credit Suisse to further strengthen its international presence
The Zurich-based company VIU Ventures AG, challenging the established rules in the eyewear industry in Switzerland and further, received additional support from Credit Suisse as part of a ...
RT @FIT_fund: FIT alumni Ketevani Zaridze (Logmind) and Florian Fallegger (Neurosoft) recognized among Forbes 30Under30 DACH Startup Founders. Bravo! 👏🏻👏🏻 https://t.co/dAty8VgMyp via @startuptickerCH #Swisstech #VDtech #startupfit cc @logmindHQ @NeurosoftBio @CampusBiotech @EPFL_Park https://t.co/EFXShQbZkWOpen
The latest list of Forbes 30Under30 2020 for Germany, Austria and Switzerland consists of 90 personalities among which 15 are founders of technology start-ups in Switzerland. Karim Saleh, ...
'What kind of grandfather needs 140 plants?': Neighbours fed up with dozens of medical marijuana grow-ops https://t.co/1wcuRXRsb6 #nonsense #propaganda #complainers #weedkarenOpen
'What kind of grandfather needs 140 plants?': Neighbours fed up with dozens of medical marijuana grow-ops
People living in several north Winnipeg neighbourhoods say they have become prisoners in their own homes since their neighbours sold their houses to new owners who have turned them into ...
The medical #cannabis industry could be in for one of its biggest symbolic wins in decades if a United Nations vote next week implicitly acknowledges the medical value of the drug. https://t.co/EbrDue5XZ6Open
The U.N. Commission on Narcotic Drugs at its Dec. 2-4 meeting could accept a World Health Organization recommendation to remove cannabis and resin from Schedule IV of the 1961 Single ...
Medical marijuana grow licences exploited - https://t.co/RKFnYN3Xxg #police #propaganda #fakelegalization #MedicalMarijuana #cannabisnews #cbc #canadaOpen
Medical marijuana grow licences exploited by criminals to sell weed on the illegal market, police say
A lack of oversight into who is growing medical cannabis and how much is being grown is allowing criminals to sell pot on the illegal market, according to police and pot activists.
RT @JimMarous: Top Digital Banking Transformation Trends for 2021 https://t.co/vZCYLAmg4T #banking #DigitalTransformation #fintech #AI #DataScience @ipfconline1 @DeepLearn007 @SpirosMargaris @BrettKing @rshevlin @Nicochan33 @HaroldSinnott @cgledhill @Visible_Banking @BrianRoemmele @JimHarris https://t.co/TDUfDoJMjBOpen
Banks and credit unions must rethink the definition of ‘digital banking’ and prioritize investment in data, technology, people and processes.
RT @Xbond49: 🏦#DBS to offer tailored app in its #DigitalTransformation https://t.co/qDsyzvDCCW @helene_wpli @kuriharan @alvinfoo @TunstallAsc @Ym78200 @sallyeaves @SoniaWedrychow1 @ShiCooks @psb_dc @JimMarous @TheRudinGroup @ShiCooks @Fabriziobustama @AkwyZ @Paula_Piccard @FinMKTG @leimer https://t.co/0pPelhMyGVOpen
Singapore bank's new platform allows clients to react quickly to market changes
Thanks to Ben Metz from @JackHenryAssoc for writing this piece for us about the banking war! ⚔️ He tells us why #lending is the way forward and that big banks should mimic fintech #innovation if they want to stay in the race. Read his blog post now ⬇️ https://t.co/BdEG19IIHxOpen
We were lucky enough to catch up with Ben Metz, Head of Digital at Jack Henry. Here, he predicts who’ll come out on top in the banking war.
Bitcoin, the world's No.1 cryptocurrency by market capitalization, has breached the $19,000 level.
RT @case4bitcoin: Is there a Bitcoin skeptic in your family? They are probably stuck on the usual criticisms. Help them out by sending them to our new Common Critiques and Rebuttals page! https://t.co/8UtLEcL43C https://t.co/yp90lHp2UgOpen
Bitcoin faces plenty of criticism, some justified, some easily refuted. Here we catelog common criticisms of bitcoin, with rebuttals to each.
2/ A few of our picks: 👀BASICS: All by @aantonop- https://t.co/SCGQttv7ef 📺WATCH: Why BTC is Better Than Gold- https://t.co/vViV6EKJ4a 📑READ: Deep-dive on BTC origin & impact from @danheld - https://t.co/H4tYCtdBXM ✅COMMIT: Newsletters @DefiantNews @mikejcasey @BanklessHQOpen
RT @5GAmericas: Fierce Wireless Presents: #5G Blitz Week Fall @fiercewireless Register now for #free virtual #event https://t.co/MdROwKja9L https://t.co/6Psd1xwpQROpen
2:00PM-2:15PM: Keynote 2:15PM-2:303M: Sponsor Keynote 2:30PM-3:15PM: Panel Discussion 11:00AM-11:15AM: Keynote 11:15AM-11:30AM: Sponsor Keynote with IBM Services' VP and Senior Partner ...
What's it like to work in California's most advanced #5G testbed 👀? We've got the inside scoop, thanks to @jan_soderstrom_! Learn more ➡️https://t.co/9c1IhgRqPw https://t.co/CkGaa7AmduOpen
What’s it like to work at Silicon Valley’s most advanced 5G testbed? Find out in our latest post!
RT @Fira_Barcelona: Shanghai chosen Smart City of 2020 at #SCLive2020. A total of seven #awards were announced at the leading international summit on #smartcities @SmartCityexpo https://t.co/yvrRR2nMc1 https://t.co/JWKbRTUHKTOpen
Shanghai’s smart city plan (2016-2020), currently on its final year of implementation, has granted the Chinese metropolis the City Award of 2020. Focused on the development of a wide array ...
RT @JeffSMerritt: Looking forward to joining #SCLive2020 shortly (8:30 PT) to share an important announcement about the G20 Global Smart City Alliance. Tune in at https://t.co/ebRIDmyQZ6 @SmartCityexpoOpen
The G20 Global Smart Cities Alliance was launched last year to promote cities policies needed in order to adopt smart city technologies responsibly. Over the last year, the Alliance has ...
Smart Cities Council announces the Finalists for the Smart Cities Council Readiness Challenge Selected cites will be named Readiness Cohort Leaders based on a panel of judges and your vote. Vote Here: https://t.co/YNgovlP9T9 https://t.co/mJo0vKY1g0Open
The Smart Cities Council is proud to announce the finalists for Readiness Cohort Leaders for the First Quarter of 2021. From Brisbane, Australia to Moscow, Russia to eight cities in North ...
RT @DGoodison: 10 Future Cloud Computing Trends To Watch In 2021 https://t.co/yXfialoTwN @CRN @InterVision_Sys @llnw @forrester @Gartner_inc @sidnewyork @_SPRConsulting @hyounpark @AmalgamInsights @silk_us @Balaji_Blog @privacera #IT #tech #technology #technews #cloud #cloudcomputing #GartnerOpen
From serverless, SASE and AI engineering to joint cloud provider offerings, CRN looks at the cloud computing trends expected to loom large in 2021
Autonomous AI-based IoT mobility is a key #5G use case for cellular operators, cloud edge providers, as well as for logistics and drone/vehicle makers 🛰️ 👾 📲 🤖 👇 A survey on cellular connected UAVs #5G #IoT #AR #VR #AI https://t.co/3gF1ilzyiT https://t.co/AjZPkFR2wXOpen
A Survey on Cellular-connected UAVs: Design Challenges, Enabling 5G/B5G Innovations, and Experimental Advancements
3GPP Third Generation Partnership Project 5G/B5G Fifth Generation/Beyond Fifth Generation AI Artificial Intelligence ANN Artificial Neural Network AR/VR Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality ...
Regardless of Covid-19 outbreak, there have been various new advancements, including artificial intelligence, 5G, internet of things (IoT), extended reality (XR), and automotive safety. ...
Today in European Tech @tech_eu: Massive rounds for #EUtech firms including SellerX, Global Fashion Group, Satispay, Firstvet and Verbit. The UK has significantly upped its military/cyber budget, while Peter Thiel backed another German fintech. More: https://t.co/eLxtO5tNUr https://t.co/ZuZosdzm55Open
Today in European Tech: Massive rounds for SellerX, Global Fashion Group, Satispay and Verbit, UK ups military/cyber budget, and more
Hello! Here is what happened today in European tech: Deals – Global Fashion Group, the Europe-based, publicly-listed online fashion and lifestyle platform company, has raised approximately ...
RT @DraperEsprit: But Fund of Funds allows us to do other interesting things. Crystallising more investment opportunities into later stage deals & also secondary deals for entire portfolio, ensuring liquidity for managers & their LPs. We did this with Seedcamp Funds I & II https://t.co/7w6J2QppT9Open
Europe’s seed fund
Eight top European accelerators for female founders to know via @Siftedeu 👉 https://t.co/P3tmZWCwzc #femaleentrepreneurs #startups #womeninbusiness #entrepreneur #womensupportingwomen #womenempowerment https://t.co/7Vr5RfhTTjOpen
Meet the accelerators that support women entrepreneurs around Europe, and find out what female founders really think of them.