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 ...
This is an initial presentation of previous views to act as the starting point for this open dialogue. https://t.co/dUzR5sCy2P #futureofwork #futurejobs #employment #Careers https://t.co/gpQFUlqnGvOpen
Future of Work, Employability and Digital Skills As the world of work changes, how will organisations, society and individuals adapt to ensure that the current…
what are the elements of #MaaS (Mobility as a Service) and how are they interlinked? What are the pillars and who are the players?🤔 #TalkingITS @MaaS_Alliance https://t.co/7tTCBqXD0xOpen
For most people in the transport industry over the past five years, MaaS would be a term mentioned in an in-depth discussion, closely followed by a definition and what the concept brings to ...
Don't miss new webinars and resources plus the latest #sharedmobility news in this week's Mobility Hub. https://t.co/tID14Dy8sROpen
SUMC News and Announcements The series kicked off on October 27 with the Mobility Hubs to Connect Communities Webinar and Workshop This two-part virtual event featured presentations of ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
#Blockchain to foster true #innovation in wealth & #assetmanagement https://t.co/lQ7QE12yD9 by @efipm via @KVanderhoydonk #wealthtechOpen
Blockchain is powering up the second wave of disruption in Capital Markets which goes deeper and behind the scenes.
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 ...
Clean Energy Accelerator odds increase on Biden win, US net-zero grid goal – pv magazine USA https://t.co/8YVNF1VCWgOpen
The Clean Energy Accelerator, as envisioned in legislation introduced earlier this year and late last year, pairs each public dollar with multiple private dollars to expand clean energy’s ...
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 ...
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 @futureoffoodorg: "Yield per hectare is the only metric commonly used to measure #foodsystems. But what about the billion people employed and the value of that sustainable employment? What about the climate costs?" -- @PavanSukhdev Discover #TrueCostAccounting @GreenBiz: https://t.co/ckr7LPDKRB https://t.co/CTHhaELcGnOpen
True-cost accounting aims to make visible the full costs of food by identifying, measuring and valuing the positive and negative externalities of food and ag systems
👩🌾 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.
The UCL Centre for Artificial Intelligence is host to the UKRI funded Centre for Doctoral Training in Foundational Artificial Intelligence. The CDT provides training and is supported by a ...
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.
We must invest urgently to transform #agriculture and support smallholder farmers through inclusive, multisectoral approaches that build resilience for people and the planet https://t.co/dPLJN5GHtV #ClimateActionNow #DevexEvent #ClimateFinance https://t.co/7lkzmdKdWsOpen
Climate change threatens our ability to ensure global food security, eradicate poverty and achieve sustainable development. Greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from human activity and livestock ...
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 ...
Trump admin's last desperate attempts to get crank climate sceptics into influential roles. And when I mean crank, I mean *crank* https://t.co/A1SmPuLY7R https://t.co/mAYpufCxqrOpen
Dana Nuccitelli: A new study finds Monckton et al. (2015) riddled with errors
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.
How to Avoid Getting Killed by Ransomware https://t.co/PsVYfZwF3d by Karthik Krishnan (@kk_karthik), Founder and CEO @IncConcentric #ransomware #infosec #ITsecurity #cyberdefenseOpen
Using a series of processes, infosec pros can then tap automated data hygiene to find and fix files that attackers key in on.
SecurityWeek Briefing: Monday, November 23, 2020 Hackers Target Manchester United Visit SecurityWeek.Com | Advertise | Contact Webcasts RSS Feed 11.23.20 Monday, November 23, 2020 Cloud ...
RT @Reuters: Daimler will shrink with shift to electric, autonomous cars: CEO https://t.co/AbO09p07ZR https://t.co/k1S78uqyEbOpen
Daimler <DAIGn.DE> will be a smaller company five years from now, focused on capturing recurring revenues with software-based services as Mercedes-Benz seeks to redefine luxury in an era of ...
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 ...
The Plan to Turn Scrapped Rockets Into Space Stations https://t.co/qrpA5nnGHx @Nanoracks https://t.co/wGTQSoEZPVOpen
Spent rockets are dangerous space trash, but they could be the future of living and working in orbit.
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 @startuptickerCH: Forbes 30Under30 DACH welcomes 15 Swiss start-up founders https://t.co/jTTCK1tVwi | The Swiss Startup News channel https://t.co/apL89mZ8Qc https://t.co/OCeHRcSG4WOpen
Sandro Cilurzo, Sedimentum At Sedimentum, Sandro and his team are developing the first contactless solution for real-time anomaly and emergency detection in the healthcare industry without ...
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 ...
#startupoftheweek - Swiss startup @artidis is testing a device that relies on #nanotechnology to speed up #cancer diagnosis! The device relies on proprietary #nanomechanical #biomarker & clinical-data #analytics to diagnose cancer in biopsied tissue. 👉 https://t.co/x9MYIdswC8 https://t.co/zdSelEqu7OOpen
Founded in 2017, Artidis has raised $15.1 million and hopes to enter the U.S. market for cancer diagnosis by 2022. But the startup first has to convince the FDA that its device works.
'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 ...
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.
In this age of legalization, various organizations like #OperationEVAC and the @wfwproject are supporting our nation’s veterans by providing medical herb. #VeteransDay https://t.co/XW7K2JaN9tOpen
In this age of legalization, various organizations are supporting our nation's veterans by providing medical cannabis.
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.
Enterprise Open Source and the Future of Banking https://t.co/tMxO7AT2pn @RedHat @Macquarie @Avaloq @Temenos @FinastraFS #fintech #virtualbankging #opensource #innovation #tech https://t.co/eHTWX251dxOpen
In an interview with Fintech News Singapore, Arvind Swami, director of business development for Red Hat’s financial services vertical in Asia Pacific talks about the future of banking, ...
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 @beesmartcity: Proud to continue our partnership with @SmartCityexpo for the third consecutive year. #SCLive2020 brings the best insights to cities and communities digitally during the current pandemic. Learn more: https://t.co/UaP18SLQ4K #smartcities #smartcity @_tomorrowcityOpen
bee smart city continues its partnership with Smart City Expo World Congress for the third year in a row, supporting Smart City Live 2020 as Media Partner.
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 ...
By combining machine data, knowledge and technology, machine builders improve their machines and service models. Collaboration is the key to success and Industrial IoT is the enabler of ...
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 ...
Biden Presidency Expected To Keep #AI and #Quantum R&D A Priority https://t.co/3tN9eVBfEE @UniteAi @danupnelson @rwang0 @constellationr https://t.co/tt6iBphQg7Open
As reported by the Wall Street Journal, analysts and members of the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF) expect that the presidency of Joe Biden will continue to make ...
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 ...
You've most probably heard of Seedcamp if you're the founder of a startup. As one of Europe’s leading pre-seed and seed stage venture capital firms, it's spent the last 13+ years backing ...
RT @tech_eu: Lisbon-based @Faber_vc launches €33 million fund to back Iberian startups https://t.co/EvGQjNbCoL @EIF_EU #Lisbon #Portugal #Iberia #FundingOpen
Portuguese venture capital firm Faber has announced the first close of Faber Tech II at €20.5 million, with a goal of reaching €30 million in the next few months. The new fund will focus on ...