Innovation Press Release
|06/30/2020 - 03:45||
OnePageCRM Named One of the Top 10 CRM Providers of 2020
OnePageCRM, action-focused sales CRM software for small and medium-sized businesses, was named one of the 10 Best Performing CRM solution Providers of 2020 by Mirror Review business magazine.
|06/21/2020 - 10:50||
Selkirk College Takes Technology Access to the Next Level
Building on the foundation of rural-based innovation in the region, Selkirk College is taking the lead at a Kootenay technology hub.
|06/20/2020 - 00:12||
Aic Raise Backed Startup Makes a Low Cost Automated Handsfree Sanitizer Dispenser
Completely made of industrial grade stainless steel, the product has greater lifetime and quality. With a sanitizer capacity of 5 liters, this low cost dispenser can dispense nearly 3500 to 4000 times for a single load at a rate of 1.5 ml to 2 ml per dispensing which complies with WHO standards for hand sanitization to avoid spready of any infections.
|06/18/2020 - 12:38||
Sweden trailblazes the way for sustainable energy entrepreneurs amidst COVID-19
EIT InnoEnergy and Skellefteå Kraft launch accelerator programme to drive energy innovation in Northern Sweden.
|06/17/2020 - 21:08||
Innovation For EquityNonprofit Dedicated to Improving Outcomes for Black LearnersKicks Off Virtual Summer Summit Series
Founded in 2018 by a cross-disciplinary group of African American education leaders , among them superintendents, entrepreneurs, scholars, policymakers and more, Innovation For Equity has swiftly grown from a small group of committed individuals into an essential and active community that is pacesetting, collaborating and leading the way in addressing deep-rooted inequities in the U.
|06/16/2020 - 14:40||
Alumni Startup Pivots During COVID-19 with Support from UArizona Incubator
The COVID-19 pandemic has forced businesses to adapt, and many have been hit hard. If businesses that have existed for years are feeling the aftershock of the virus's arrival, what does it look like for a startup company?
|06/12/2020 - 01:24||
UArizona Climbs to 39 in Top 100 Worldwide Universities Granted U.S. Utility Patents
The National Academy of Inventors – a member organization composed of U.S. and international universities, and governmental and nonprofit research institutes – has more than 4,000 individual inventor members and fellows spanning more than 250 institutions worldwide.
|06/10/2020 - 11:49||
New Report Shows Buy American Provision for Drugs and Medical Products Is Wrong Cure for Supply Chain Concerns
WASHINGTON—Fears of U.S. dependency on foreign suppliers like China have prompted Congress and the Trump administration to consider “Buy American” provisions for federal procurement of medical products and essential medicines as part of an effort to boost domestic production.
|06/09/2020 - 02:50||
Lykkes’ Open Initiative to Fund Global Supply Chain Solutions endorsed by CfC St. Moritz
The Crypto Finance Conference in St. Moritz endorses a project that stems from a common vision of J. Christopher Giancarlo and Richard Olsen, who believe that the future of finance lies in digitization. The Open Initiative, this is how the project is called, allows governments and investors to support the emergent digital transformation and benefit from tailor-made fintech solutions.
|06/08/2020 - 15:45||
EIT Health submits report to EC on strategy for AI and data
Last week, EIT Health submitted a contribution to the European Commission (EC) to inform ongoing discussions related to their Data Strategy and AI White Paper.
|06/08/2020 - 14:54||
New Report Finds Digital Transformation Initiatives Boost Revenue and Cut Costs
Despite 94% of Organizations Pursuing IT Modernization, 1 in 2 Decision Makers Admit Their Company Isn’t Innovating at Competitive Rate.
|05/29/2020 - 15:28||
USPTO Announces Call for Nominations for National Medal of Technology and Innovation
Washington, D.C. - The Department of Commerce's United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) is seeking nominations for the National Medal of Technology and Innovation. The Medal, presented each year by the President of the United States, is the nation's highest honor for technological achievement. The nominations can be made for an individual, a team of up to four individuals, a company or a division of a company.
|05/28/2020 - 09:21||
AFGSCs innovation hub STRIKEWERX now open for business
Air Force Global Strike Command launched STRIKEWERX, May 28, a new national innovation hub serving as the command’s storefront for connecting with industry and academia, finding solutions to the command’s challenges and coming up with innovative ideas to shape the future.
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|05/28/2020 - 08:45||
Sopheon Brings Product Innovation Communication and Collaboration to Microsoft Teams Users
Work-from-home has accentuated need for information transparency, connected decision making and ad hoc collaboration.
|05/27/2020 - 16:15||
President Is Wrong About Social Media, Says ITIF; Platforms Are Not Biased Against Conservatives
WASHINGTON—In response to President Trump’s call to social media platforms, the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF) issued the following statement Wednesday from ITIF Vice President Daniel Castro:
|05/27/2020 - 15:44||
Government of Brazil and Cisco announce partnership to accelerate digitization
BRASILIA, Brazil—May 27, 2020— Today, Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) and Brazil’s Ministry of Science, Technology, Innovations, and Communications (MCTIC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that outlines a program and investment that will boost skills development and digital transformation in Brazil.
|05/27/2020 - 14:51||
Florida Institute Helps Yac Media, Inc. Raise over $1.5 Million
The Institute for Commercialization of Florida Technology (Florida Institute) announced today that it has helped Yac Media, Inc.
|05/26/2020 - 04:14||
Webinar: Economic Transition into the New Normal
VIENNA, 26 May 2020- Bernardo Calzadilla-Sarmiento, Director at the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) has participated in a webinar entitled “Economic Transition into the ‘New Normal’: How can International Organizations help European Economies Bounce Back?”
|05/20/2020 - 14:08||
ITIF, Worlds Leading Think Tank for Science and Technology Policy, Launches Innovation Files Podcast
WASHINGTON?The Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF), the world?s leading think tank for science and technology policy, today launched a new podcast called ? Innovation Files ,? which will explore the intersection of technology, innovation, and public policy. Hosted by ITIF President Robert D. Atkinson and Vice President for Outreach Jackie Whisman, the show will feature expert interviews, insights, and commentary on how to accelerate innovation and promote economic growth to serve the public good.
|05/20/2020 - 07:51||
Emersons $100M Expansion and New Innovation Center Transforms Boulder Campus
DENVER ? The Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT) announced today that Emerson has selected Boulder, Colorado for its new, 180,000-square-foot expansion project. The $100M investment, including a new innovation center, will support 250 new jobs over the coming years.
|05/18/2020 - 13:57||
New Report Refutes Claims That Corporate Profits Are Rising, Undermining Arguments About Growing Monopoly Power
A vocal contingent of scholars, advocates, and elected officials has raised alarms about the economy becoming too concentrated at the expense of competition, innovation, prices, and wages. Their arguments hinge on the idea that corporate profits have been rising. But a new report released today by the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF), the world?s leading think tank for science and technology policy, finds that corporate profits actually are now lower than they were in the 1960s.
|05/18/2020 - 13:10||
ITIF and Global Network of Think Tanks Declare Support for Collaboration, Innovation, and Open Trade in Combating Coronavirus
As the decision-making body of the World Health Organization opened its 73rd World Health Assembly in Geneva, the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF) today joined a worldwide network of independent think tanks to issue a ? Joint Declaration on the Importance of Collaboration, Open Trade, and Innovation in Tackling COVID-19 ,?
|05/14/2020 - 12:31||
Health Innovation Consortium & Lighthouse Labs Partner to Launch Health-Focused Accelerator
Thursday, May 14, 2020 Lighthouse Labs, a nationally-recognized, top 25 seed-stage accelerator, will partner with the Health Innovation Consortium (HIC), a collaborative alliance working to make the Commonwealth of Virginia a hub for health innovation, to launch Virginia?s only health-focused accelerator program.
|05/14/2020 - 07:10||
SK innovation Donates $400,000 to Augusta Universitys Free COVID-19 Screening Application
Atlanta, May 14, 2020 –In recent addresses to Georgians regarding COVID-19, Governor Brian P. Kemp has applauded the launch of Augusta University’s COVID-19 telemedicine app and highlighted the value of public-private partnerships. Today Augusta University received a $400,000 donation from SK innovation to support Augusta University and Augusta University Health’s response and associated expenses pertaining to the COVID-19 pandemic.
|05/13/2020 - 03:30||
Genetics of Covid-19 patients is focus of study
A UK-wide initiative will sequence the genetic makeup – the whole genome – of patients to identify the specific genes that cause a predisposition to the disease.