Veolia Reduces Boston’s Carbon Footprint by Improving Energy Infrastructure
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Veolia Reduces Boston’s Carbon Footprint by Improving Energy Infrastructure

Energy is Key to Smarter Cities Energy is an important parameter of a smart city. In order to meet sustainability goals and ensure long-term resiliency, city planners are looking for solutions to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, optimize local resources, enhance economic resiliency and strengthen critical energy infrastructure. On April 19th, the Open Innovation Club will host … Continue reading

Interview with Phoebe Kwan, External Venture Strategy Director, Saint-Gobain
Events / Open Innovation

Interview with Phoebe Kwan, External Venture Strategy Director, Saint-Gobain

Phoebe Kwan is a Director at NOVA, the External Venturing arm of Saint-Gobain. Saint-Gobain is a French multinational company, world leader in the habitat and construction markets. The company designs, manufactures and distributes building materials, providing innovative solutions to the challenges of growth, energy efficiency and environmental protection. We had the pleasure of talking with … Continue reading

Retail Innovation Tech Meeting in Paris
Develop in France / Events / Open Innovation

Retail Innovation Tech Meeting in Paris

    Have you developed or are you looking for solutions that address retail transformation, client relationship, big data & analytics, payment, user experience, predictive analytics…? Our next Tech Meeting in Paris is for you!  When: Thursday April 14, 2016 Where: Paris Region Entreprises, 11 rue Cambrai, 75019 Paris Format 5 minute pitches in the … Continue reading

How to Protect Against Cyber Security Threats
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How to Protect Against Cyber Security Threats

Cybersecurity is a growing concern in our societies. A working paper by The Institute for Information Security & Privacy at Georgia Tech, presents new evidence about the rapid shift to encryption, such as the HTTPS version of the basic web protocol. Current predictions estimate that 70% of Internet traffic will be encrypted by 2016! Corporations … Continue reading

SITL International Week of Transport and Logistics in Paris & Business Tour
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SITL International Week of Transport and Logistics in Paris & Business Tour

Paris Region Entreprises is organizing a business tour during the International Week of Transport and Logistics in Paris March 22 – 25, 2016. March 22 – 25, 2016 is SITL Europe, the only exhibition in France and internationally to cover all the links in transport, freight forwarding and the logistics chain. It is a place … Continue reading

Smart Cities And Smart Energy Conferences in the U.S. in 2016
Events / Smart City

Smart Cities And Smart Energy Conferences in the U.S. in 2016

Technology and connectivity is transforming our daily lives, particularly cities and energy. The way we live, move, work and play in urban settings is changing on a daily basis, and the way energy is generated, delivered and consumed is also evolving. Whether you are an entrepreneur, a startup, a large corporation, an academic or just … Continue reading