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 @Hyland: Robotic process automation: The processing task master! https://t.co/ilFe3l7d1b #RPA #ContentServices https://t.co/05uaCsdKtEOpen
For many, RPA is a good starting point for their digital transformation journeys, as it enables an organisation to begin the process immediately.
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 ...
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 ...
Free sign-up for Roundtable outputs when available here ➡️ https://t.co/aoI8vkphEW #MaaS https://t.co/vgtUxOpjLkOpen
[caption align="right"][/caption]Mobility as a Service (MaaS) is an emerging concept that builds on a single, digital, customer interface to source and manage travel-related services. ...
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 ...
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 @fedecherubini: How has #COVID19 impacted independent news media worldwide? New @risj_oxford report by @rasmus_kleis, @simgandi & me. Few winners, many losers. Revenues are down for most, but a significant minority of newsrooms are finding a way through the crisis https://t.co/c0hVHOXYGyOpen
Few winners, many losers: the COVID-19 pandemic’s dramatic and unequal impact on independent news media
We started actually realising you actually need a framework to do that’ and could not continue to do ‘everything by gut instinct.’ The new print publication – which Charalambous calls a ...
China is the biggest investor in low-carbon energy sources and has strong technological capabilities. Its industrial value chains already support major wind, solar, nuclear and electricity storage industries. https://t.co/1Xiyw7EV7DOpen
China’s net-zero ambitions: the next Five-Year Plan will be critical for an accelerated energy transition
China’s net-zero ambitions: the next Five-Year Plan will be critical for an accelerated energy transition - A commentary by Laszlo Varro, An Fengquan
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 ...
"We believe this will not only be a positive for our business, but also contribute to a better tomorrow by making green energy accessible to more Australians." - @woolworths Group CEO Brad Banducci as the company joins our #RE100 initiative today https://t.co/yGi51LqlKe https://t.co/HGDcH9mSKlOpen
Woolworths Group commits to be powered by 100% renewable electricity by 2025 As one of Australia’s largest energy users, its RE100 commitment will reduce emissions and create clean energy ...
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 @TheVI_Tweets: Our 25 VI Champions are held in high esteem in the agri and water industries for advocating forward thinking practices with an excellent knowledge of the problems affecting UK farming and water. Take a look at who they are here: https://t.co/CIquykmkaN https://t.co/SkfO9aSZw7Open
The Voluntary Initiative (VI) has recruited a team of experienced and passionate growers and adviser...
RT @pcastr: 📢EXPO!📢 Happy to announce this year's @NeurIPSConf Expo with my co-chairs @yalesong and @lawrennd . This is the 3rd year of the Expo, but it's the first time we opened it up to non-profits and actively encouraged their participation. Read more here: https://t.co/zTfv5zJM1qOpen
Pablo Samuel Castro (@pcastr) — Google Research
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.
must-read new study from @Google confirms all central claims of Deep Learning: A Critical Appraisal (2018): - machine learning often generalizes poorly - extrapolation beyond training data is key - urgent need for better ways of adding in domain expertise https://t.co/gBygavHh7cOpen
ML models often exhibit unexpectedly poor behavior when they are deployed in real-world domains. We identify underspecification as a key reason for these failures. An ML pipeline is ...
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
Ransomware has taken a turn. These days, the motive behind ransomware attacks isn't just about encrypting data but also publishing that stolen data online. See our description of the Ragnar Locker and Egregor ransomware groups ⬇️ https://t.co/EPg0FyQwvwOpen
Different ransomware groups use different TTPs and different encryption techniques. We want to talk about two of them: Ragnar Locker and Egregor – a veteran and a newbie.
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
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.
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 ...
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 Export-Import Bank of the United States is evaluating nearly $2 billion in applications to finance space industry sales as it seeks to return to a field that has changed significantly over the last few years. https://t.co/XotPr0QswP https://t.co/klFdzi1IcTOpen
The Ex-Im Bank is evaluating nearly $2 billion in applications to finance space industry sales as it seeks to return to a changed industry.
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: The Qualities of a Digital Banking Champion https://t.co/ijPC2kYwbk #banking #fintech #DigitalTransformation #digital #AI #finserv @BrettKing @rshevlin @SpirosMargaris @jblefevre60 @MarshaCollier @antgrasso @ipfconline1 @DeloitteUS @cgledhill @guzmand @TamaraMcCleary @psb_dc https://t.co/EhLXwJ2TqoOpen
In uncertain times, the commitment to being a digital banking champion is more important than ever, providing financial growth and resilience.
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.
Twitter has hired Peiter Zatko, a prominent white-hat hacker going by the handle "Mudge," to help prevent future security breaches.
NEW: It seems like another crackdown on crypto exchanges is happening in China, but @Binance appears to be a winner, with $300m in bitcoin going to their exchange in recent days. @MuyaoShen reports: https://t.co/uGVHwI6FFIOpen
The Chinese government cracks down on the crypto exchanges (again), but Binance has been benefiting.
OPINION: "Confidence in the U.S. government-led global financial system is eroding.... Once that loss of trust reaches a tipping point, society will need another form of base-layer collateral to replace U.S. government debt," says @mikejcasey. #BTC https://t.co/aFRAyZ2VKXOpen
Short-sellers help identify weaknesses in capital markets. Bitcoin helps us see what's wrong with the financial system.
As 5G nears wide-scale global commercial rollout, Mavenir’s cloud-centric infrastructure and open development approach is helping operators redefine mobile network economics. Learn how. https://t.co/vq0XnErKoF #5G #mobile https://t.co/daluoVCE17Open
Mavenir’s virtual infrastructure across its end-to-end 5G portfolio, using open development techniques and programming tools for networks of the future
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 ...
Eliminate expensive proprietary hardware and upgrade cycles with Mavenir’s 5G core network architecture that transforms digitization efforts through feature-rich and highly-scalable cloud infrastructure. Get started today. https://t.co/2tk1Pe9OnG #5GCore #cloud #automation https://t.co/BS1VGymiCcOpen
Built on commercial off-the-shelf hardware and open source software platforms, Mavenir’s 5G core network architecture solution provides exceptional agility and cost efficiency
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 ...
#AI, #Quantum R&D Funding to Remain a Priority Under Biden https://t.co/03A8QuBM6U @WSJ @SCastellWSJ @rwang0 @constellationr https://t.co/AK1P411wDZOpen
The president-elect has proposed innovation funding of $300 billion over four years, in part to remain competitive with China.
We are pleased to have Anuradha join us and excited to hear his presentation. Register for free to to attend this exciting event | https://t.co/gTmm7yVepc https://t.co/B6Ernrz7tyOpen
Solutions at the Intersection of Edge Cloud, 5G and Programmable Networks A major digital transformation has begun taking place that is ushering in a massive enterprise transformation – the ...
Big news! @EricssonNetwork is launching Ericsson #Startup5G, an initiative to support service providers and ecosystem players driving innovation and creating life-changing consumer services. Learn more: https://t.co/7x5TnfdFvj #EricssonAmbassador #TechUnveiled #CloudRAN #5G #tech https://t.co/Aj1ZyxTRmHOpen
Ericsson Startup 5G is building a network of innovative startups and communication service providers who are shaping the future of 5G for consumers together
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 ...