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DEVCON Awarded as Technology Pioneer by World Economic Forum

2020-06-17 03:00 1228

DEVCON, a Cybersecurity SaaS company, was selected as a Technology Pioneer for its advancement of online security. ATLANTA, June 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- DEVCON, the Atlanta, GA-based company that protects companies and consumers from online cyberattacks, was selected among hundreds of candidate...

StashAway Awarded a Technology Pioneer by The World Economic Forum

2020-06-16 15:30 2380

SINGAPORE, June 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The World Economic Forum has selected StashAway, the leading digital wealth manager in the region, as a 2020 Technology Pioneer. StashAway personalises financial advice and portfolio management for both retail and accredited investors, and is backed by Ei...

Dorae Awarded as Technology Pioneer By World Economic Forum

2020-06-16 15:30 2522

LONDON, June 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Dorae has been recognized as a Technology Pioneer by the World Economic Forum.  Dorae is the physical trade cloud, a software platform that brings technology to the heart of supply chain and business processes. The World Economic Forum's Technology Pioneers...

World Economic Forum report recognizes key critical infrastructure innovations from Smart Wires, ABB and Siemens

2020-05-28 04:38 1899

SAN FRANCISCO, May 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Today's report from the World Economic Forum's International Energy Community inChina has highlighted Smart Wires SmartValveTM as one of the energy sector's influential innovations during the last decade. Winners were chosen based on several criteria in...

Sarah Zhang, Founder and CEO of Points Technology, was invited to attend World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2020 in Davos

2020-03-30 13:42 999

DAVOS, Switzerland, March 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Sarah Zhang, founder and CEO of Points Technology, was invited to attend World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2020, held fromJanuary 21 to 24 in Davos, Switzerland. The theme for Davos 2020 is Stakeholders for a Cohesive and Sustainable World. A n...

Grab Advances 'Tech For Good' Agenda at WEF; Contributes to New Industry Guidelines

2020-01-31 11:53 1862

DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan. 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Grab, Southeast Asia's leading super app, today convened global leaders on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting inDavos, Switzerland, to discuss the roles and expectations of technology companies in using "technology for good" ...

Asian dairy giant Yili in the spotlight as health becomes a hot topic at WEF 2020 in Davos

2020-01-25 22:30 11473

DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The 50th World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting has just come to a conclusion. At the forum, chairman and president ofChina-based healthy food producer Yili Group (Stock Code: 600887) Pan Gang expressed his confidence in the expansion of the Ch... Group CEO talks sustainable travel at World Economic Forum

2020-01-24 23:10 2225

DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- At the 50th World Economic Annual Forum inDavos, Jane Sun, CEO of industry leading international online travel agency (OTA) Group, shared insights into trajectories for the travel industry and sustainable development.

Henley & Partners Discusses Sovereign Equity at Davos

2020-01-24 20:30 2216

LONDON, Jan. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Henley & Partners  was delighted to take part in a Davos panel discussion during this week's World Economic Forum, which considered innovation between the individual and the sovereign state, and the benefits that can be created...

DMCC Announces Crypto Valley in Dubai at Davos 2020, Boosting Blockchain Ecosystem

2020-01-24 14:43 1772

- World's largest ecosystem for cryptographic, blockchain and distributed ledger technologies to launch inDubai DUBAI, UAE, Jan. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- DMCC  – the world's flagship free zone and Government of Dubai Authority on commodities trade and enterprise – announced...

Global Dignity Announces Dignity in the Workplace Training at the World Economic Forum's Annual Meeting in Davos

2020-01-24 02:40 926

DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The international nonprofit Global Dignity announced the launch of its new Dignity in the Workplace initiative at the World Economic Forum's Annual Meeting inDavos, Switzerland. By 2025, Millennials will make up approximately 75 per cent of the gl...

Inovio Selected by CEPI to Develop Vaccine Against New Coronavirus

2020-01-24 00:26 2303

PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa., Jan. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:INO) today announced the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) has awarded Inovio a grant of up to$9 million to develop a vaccine against the recently emerged strain of coronavirus (2019-nCo...

China's Yili initiates co-construction of global health ecosphere with global partners

2020-01-23 19:15 1701

DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- China's diary giant Inner Mongolia Yili Industrial Group joined hands with the world's health industry leaders inDavos on Wednesday in launching an initiative on global health ecosphere to boost health and sustainable development. During WEF, Mr....

2020 Global Talent Competitiveness Index Released - China is Ranked 42, Moves up 3 Places

2020-01-23 16:40 858

* Report finds that gap between high income, talent-rich nations and the rest of the world is widening; more than half of the population in the developing world lack basic digital skills * Switzerland tops this year's ranking, followed by the United States, its highest place yet, andSingapore...

Ping An Presents Poverty Alleviation Model at Davos Forum on Sustainable Development

2020-01-23 15:43 17483

HONG KONG and SHANGHAI, Jan. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Ping An Insurance (Group) Company ofChina, Ltd. (hereafter "Ping An" or the "Group", HKEx:2318; SSE:601318) presented its smart poverty alleviation model and its environmental, social and governance (ESG) management system at the World Econom...

YiduCloud founder, Gong Rujing addresses on shaping the future of health and healthcare at Davos 2020

2020-01-23 11:22 1071

DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- "We focus so much on 'sickcare', and we do not focus enough on 'healthcare'. Our mission is to provide more accessible and affordable personal care to the public by using artificial intelligence and data technologies," said Gong Rujing, founder an...

Xinhua Silk Road: "Ecosphere Economy" to inject new impetus into globalization, Yili chairman

2020-01-23 09:33 2130

BEIJING, Jan. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- "Ecosphere Economy" featuring openness, inclusiveness, innovation and win-win cooperation will inject new impetus into economic globalization, stated Pan Gang, chairman ofChina's dairy giant Inner Mongolia Yili Industrial Group Co.Ltd. Tuesday.

New Initiative launched at Davos to Decarbonize Mineral and Industrial Supply Chains

2020-01-22 20:45 1148

DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Rocky Mountain Institute, MIT Sustainable Supply Chains, the Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment, and the Payne Institute for Public Policy at theColorado School of Mines today announced theCoalition on Materials Emissions Transparency (COME...

Davos 2020: Pan Gang, Chairman of Yili, Proposed "Ecosphere Economy" Concept

2020-01-22 19:37 1585

DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- From January 21 to 24, the 50 th World Economic Forum Annual Meeting, themed by "Stakeholders for a Cohesive and Sustainable World", was held inDavos, Switzerland. As a representative of the global health food industry, Pan Gang, Chairman and Presi...

Businesses Face a Digital Ceiling in Their Transformation Progress, Infosys Digital Radar Reveals

2020-01-22 17:36 10749

  DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Businesses globally face a "digital ceiling" when it comes to digital transformation, according to new research fromInfosys Knowledge Institute (IKI) , the thought leadership and researc...