Forty-two countries adopt new OECD Principles on Artificial Intelligence

OECD and partner countries formally adopted the first set of intergovernmental policy guidelines on Artificial Intelligence (AI) today, agreeing to uphold international standards that aim to ensure AI systems are designed to be robust, safe, fair and trustworthy. OECD and partner countries formally adopted the first set of intergovernmental policy guidelines on Artificial Intelligence (AI) … More Forty-two countries adopt new OECD Principles on Artificial Intelligence

BASF plastic additives protect the roof at Incheon Airport’s Terminal 2

Additives package in TPO roofing membranes provides long-lasting protection against harsh weather conditions Longer durability reduces environmental impact and saves costs           BASF’s plastic additives package is helping to protect the roof at Incheon Airport’s Terminal 2, with thermoplastic polyolefin (TPO) sheets produced by Wonpoong Corporation in South Korea under the brand name SuperGuardTM. TPO sheets … More BASF plastic additives protect the roof at Incheon Airport’s Terminal 2

Covestro – New research project for waterborne raw materials

A new research project at the Faculty of Applied Natural Sciences [https://www.th-koeln.de/angewandte-naturwissenschaften/] in the Technical University of Cologne is investigating how the properties of aqueous polymer dispersions can be further improved. These are used as liquid raw materials in paints and coatings, adhesives and other everyday products. The project entitled “Applied Research on Disperse Colloidal … More Covestro – New research project for waterborne raw materials

Advanced economies still have plenty of work to do to reach Sustainable Development Goals, says OECD

With only 11 years left to achieve the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals, some of the most economically advanced countries have still not met targets in areas like poverty reduction, youth employment, education and training, gender equality and numerical literacy, according to a new OECD report. Measuring Distance to the SDG Targets 2019: An Assessment of … More Advanced economies still have plenty of work to do to reach Sustainable Development Goals, says OECD

IAF Spring Member Event Frankfurt: – Overview key outcomes

The IAF (International Apparel Federation) Board expressed its gratitude to parting Board members Les Miller of American & Efird and Murat Aydin, CEO of Modega and Board Member of the Turkish association TCMA. At the same meeting, the IAF Board also chose their successors, namely Chris Alt, President of American & Efird and Sanem Dikmen, … More IAF Spring Member Event Frankfurt: – Overview key outcomes

WeChat Pay’s European Flagship Smart Airport to open at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

WeChat Pay’s European Flagship Smart Airport to open at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol accelerating spread of WeChat ecosystem overseas WeChat Pay and Amsterdam Airport Schiphol jointly launched Europe’s first flagship WeChat Pay Smart Airport. The flagship exists of three services: WeChat Official Account, WeChat Mini Program and WeChat Pay in Store.  As a result Chinese passengers … More WeChat Pay’s European Flagship Smart Airport to open at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol