Johnson & Johnson Innovation Names Winners of Inaugural Champions of Science – Africa Storytelling Challenge

Program Spotlights Scientific Innovation across African Continent WASHINGTON, Feb. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Johnson & Johnson Innovation today announced five winners of the first Champions of Science – Africa Storytelling Challenge. The Challenge aimed to highlight the journeys of scientists and innovators working in Africa, and celebrate the impact of their work on families, communities […]

State of California Tackles Drought with IoT & Blockchain

The Freshwater Trust, IBM Research and SweetSense Inc. aim to make groundwater usage sustainable SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The Freshwater Trust (TFT), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit working to protect and restore freshwater ecosystems, is partnering with IBM Research (NYSE: IBM) and SweetSense Inc., a provider of low-cost satellite connected sensors, to pilot technologies which can […]

AACSB Announces 2019 Class of Influential Leaders

Fourth annual Influential Leaders challenge recognizes 33 outstanding business school graduates TAMPA, Florida, Feb. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Through passionate commitment to sustainability, diversity and inclusion, regional economies, and more, business school graduates make a positive global impact. Today AACSB International (AACSB)—the world’s largest business education alliance—honors 33 such graduates as its 2019 Class of Influential Leaders. […]

Suntech Awarded “Top Brand PV” Seal in Europe from EuPD Research

WUXI, China, Jan. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Recently, EuPD Research announced that Suntech has been awarded the “Top Brand PV” honor in Europe. Since the expiry of the “MIP” in the EU, the competition of the PV industry in Europe has increased. Suntech was awarded the “Top Brand PV,”  which is not only the recognition of top market performance […]

Hengtong Aberdare Recommits to Assisting Students in South Africa

IMBALI, South Africa, Jan. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Hengtong Aberdare (Aberdare), a subsidiary of Hengtong Group, an innovation leader in China that focuses on fiber optic, electrical and technical network construction and operations, has pledged to donate a hi-tech computer center (“the Center”) to the Siqongweni Secondary School in Imbali Township, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa. The […]

PUMA and Maybelline New York Up the Makeup Game with Limited Edition Athleisure-Inspired Collection

NEW YORK, Jan. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Global sport brand PUMA and Maybelline New York, the No. 1 international makeup brand, collaborated to launch their first-ever PUMA x Maybelline special-edition collection which fuses beauty, fashion and sport into one high-performance makeup collection. PUMA x Maybelline’s makeup collaboration was designed with the always-on, do-it-all lifestyle of Generation […]

ID4Africa Appoints Ambassadors from a Record 43 African Countries; Announces the First Annual Ambassadors’ Summit and the ID4Africa Identity Council

NEW YORK, Jan. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — ID4Africa announced today the appointment of Ambassadors from 43 African nations for its 2019 Ambassador Class. Up from 29 countries in 2018, this expansion reflects a strong endorsement from the African Governments of the ID4Africa Ambassadors Program, and a clear recognition of the importance of the evolving role […]

Alibaba Conducts Workshop for Rwandan Government Officials on Enabling a Digital Economy

– 12 delegates from the government of Rwanda participated in four-day workshop at Alibaba’s headquarters in Hangzhou, China to learn about FinTech, logistics, eCommerce and big data technologies HANGZHOU, China, Jan. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — This week, delegates from the government of Rwanda completed the first New Economy Workshop held at Alibaba Group’s headquarters in Hangzhou. […]

WGVS: World’s Greatest Videos announces $1,000,000 USD* grand prize for 2019

Global community members upload, vote on, follow and share videos; compete for 6,500+ annual prizes SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS – New Year’s Eve celebrations are always memorable; however, this year’s celebration will prove momentous for WGVS: World’s Greatest Videos ™. After all, many are predicting WGVS will be the next internet company to experience worldwide, explosive […]