1st International Symposium on Solid-State Batteries

The first International Symposium on Solid-State Batteries will take place from 28. – 29. May 28 – 29,2018 , at Empa – Akademy, Dübendorf, Switzerland (near Zurich Airport) Topic Solid-state batteries promise higher energy density, faster charging capability, and higher operational safety than current state-of-the-art lithium-ion batteries that employ flammable liquid electrolytes. This symposium gathers … More 1st International Symposium on Solid-State Batteries

Webinar on Ethical Fashion: How to meet industry needs and demands (May 10, 2018)

Social media is driving change and a new age of transparency for consumers. This webinar analyses the dynamics and challenges this presents for the fashion industry and how companies can leverage innovation, digitalisation and technology to meet new market needs for ethical fashion The Webinar speakers are Marguerite Lerolland and Arthur Zaczkiewicz     Not … More Webinar on Ethical Fashion: How to meet industry needs and demands (May 10, 2018)

8th edition of the International Apparel and Textile Fair brings global textile industry to Dubai

The 8th edition of the bi-annual event of International Apparel and Textile Fair (IATF) had received an overwhelming response from the apparel and textile manufacturers in the country worldwide. The three-day event that took place from 24th to 26th April 2018 was inaugurated by H.E Butti Saeed Al Ghandi, Second Vice-Chairman of the Dubai World … More 8th edition of the International Apparel and Textile Fair brings global textile industry to Dubai

Baidu 1Q18 Results

Revenue improved on iQiYi’s Business, Rapid Development in AI Artificial Intelligence Baidu 1Q18 Results Revenue improved on iQiYi’s Business, Rapid Development in AI Artificial Intelligence Key Points Baidu reported 1Q18 non-GAAP diluted earnings per ADS of CNY 16.3, up from CNY 6.86 in 1Q17. Revenues for the quarter reached CNY 20.9 billion, up 31 % … More Baidu 1Q18 Results

A step towards cheap aluminium batteries

New materials for sustainable, low-cost batteries The energy transition depends on technologies that allow the inexpensive temporary storage of electricity from renewable sources. A promising new candidate is aluminium batteries, which are made from cheap and abundant raw materials Scientists from Maksym Kovalenko’s research group, which is based at both ETH Zurich and in Empa’s … More A step towards cheap aluminium batteries

Demand for European Technical Textiles attracts leading companies to Cinte Techtextil China

Exhibitors from eight countries have already confirmed to participate in the fair’s European Zone. They join an expected 500-plus total exhibitors from around the world. The 2018 edition of this biennial fair takes place from September 4 – 6, 2018 in Halls N1 – N3 of the Shanghai New International Expo Centre While China retains … More Demand for European Technical Textiles attracts leading companies to Cinte Techtextil China