The European Commission appoints two Directors in its department for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs

The European Commission has decided to appoint Merete Clausen as Director for the ‘Investment’ Directorate and Jakub Boratyński as Director for the ‘Networks and Governance’ Directorate in the Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs (DG GROW). The aim of this DG is to create a deeper and fairer internal market, and to provide … More The European Commission appoints two Directors in its department for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs

Survey: 75 % US employees say video key to productivity

Daily use of on-demand video in the workplace by individuals soared as individuals addressed the challenges of the pandemic, according to survey results released by Wainhouse Research. Key findings of the 2021 Wainhouse Enterprise Video End-User Survey of more than 2,000 individuals are featured in a new white paper  – Transforming The Workplace with Smart … More Survey: 75 % US employees say video key to productivity

Registration is Open for the 2022 Smart Fabrics Summit

Registration is now open for Smart Fabrics Summit 2022 taking place March 28–29, 2022 in the Talley Student Union at North Carolina State University in Raleigh, NC USA. The Smart Fabrics Summit returns to an in-person format for the first time since 2018. This year will be the first time the summit is hosted in … More Registration is Open for the 2022 Smart Fabrics Summit

DG Okonjo-Iweala bids farewell to internship, young professionals participants

A virtual ceremony took place on December 7, 2021, to mark the conclusion of three 2021 internship programmes as well as this year’s programme for young professionals from developing and least-developed countries. A total of 39 government officials and 14 young professionals from across the world took part in the programmes, benefiting from the opportunity … More DG Okonjo-Iweala bids farewell to internship, young professionals participants

Report: AI/ML impact video entertainment industry

Often considered a ‘solution for everything’, AI will expand its impact as the video entertainment industry realises its benefits to a variety of applications, according to a report commissioned by mobile and video technology developer InterDigital and written by market research firm Futuresource Consulting, which examines the industry influence of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine … More Report: AI/ML impact video entertainment industry

BASF to carve out mobile emissions catalysts business and invest up to EUR 4.5 billion in battery materials and recycling

Standalone mobile emissions catalysts and associated precious metal services entity will be headquartered in Iselin, New Jersey BASF will further strengthen focus on battery materials and base metals recycling With the shift toward electromobility, the automotive industry is currently in the middle of its biggest transformation in history. As the largest chemicals supplier to the … More BASF to carve out mobile emissions catalysts business and invest up to EUR 4.5 billion in battery materials and recycling