How can we build a healthier built environment post Covid-19?

Professor Peter Guthrie OBE FREng, vice-president of the Royal Academy of Engineering, discusses its call for transformational changes across the built environment and its underlying regulatory framework in response to the weaknesses uncovered by the Covid-19 pandemic In June, the National Engineering Policy Centre (NEPC) published a new report –Continue Reading

SIMBA Chain and Equideum Health Announce Partnership To Build Web3 Health Data Exchange

SOUTH BEND, Ind.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–SIMBA Chain is announcing a new partnership for the global healthcare and life sciences industry with Equideum Health, the Web3 and blockchain-powered health company formerly known as ConsenSys Health. The collaboration aims to significantly enhance global healthcare by building a decentralized marketplace, dubbed the Equideum Exchange, forContinue Reading

3 Startups Awarded $200,000 Each to Build Out Teams, Launch Novel Products

Published on Tuesday, July 5, 2022 The core mission of the Shultz Innovation Fund is to help researchers turn their innovations into ventures that advance cutting-edge technologies, generate significant financial returns, and create lasting impact for humankind (Image: iStock.com/Khanchit Khirisutchalual) Flow Medical, Lismikro, and OrisDX each have been awarded aContinue Reading

CORRECTING and REPLACING Slack and the Aspen Institute Announce Collaboration to Help Formerly Incarcerated Individuals Build Careers in the Technology Sector

SAN FRANCISCO & WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–“Rework Reentry” link in the logo and first sentence has been updated to https://www.aspeninstitute.org/programs/rework-reentry/ The updated release reads: SLACK AND THE ASPEN INSTITUTE ANNOUNCE COLLABORATION TO HELP FORMERLY INCARCERATED INDIVIDUALS BUILD CAREERS IN THE TECHNOLOGY SECTOR New initiative called Rework Reentry will help scale Next Chapter,Continue Reading

Mars announces “The Big Build” - a large-scale coral reef restoration event to accelerate global conservation efforts

Mars, Incorporated announces new coral reef restoration event for 2023, bringing together conservation and science partners across government, NGO and business sectors for one of the largest single restoration events in the world   ‘The Big Build’ conservation effort will build over 5000m2 of reef in just four days, outplanting 75,000Continue Reading

This Southern Appalachian town uses co-ops to build new communities around old industries

In the foothills of western North Carolina, the small town of Morganton is home to a growing co-op movement that’s reinvigorating the region’s once-struggling textile and furniture manufacturing industries, and refashioning them around egalitarianism and localism.  This expanding collective of frontline workers and artists is changing the way people thereContinue Reading