Nomination Opens for “Directors Of The Year Awards 2022”

HONG KONG, Jun 22, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – The “Directors Of The Year Awards 2022” organised by The Hong Kong Institute of Directors (“HKIoD”) is open for nomination now. Themed “From Resilience to Sustainability”, the Awards this year recognises directors and boards capable of leading their companies in adapting to changes and, […]

Fujitsu launches new research center in India, embarking on joint R&D with leading Indian universities to accelerate innovation in AI and machine learning

TOKYO, Apr 18, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Fujitsu today announced a key development in its global innovation strategy with the establishment of a new research center, “Fujitsu Research of India Private Limited” (hereinafter FRIPL), on April 1, 2022. FRIPL represents the latest addition to Fujitsu’s global R&D network and will focus on […]

Keio University and Fujitsu Successfully Demonstrate Technology to Streamline Management of Digital Identity Data for Enhanced Student Services

TOKYO, Apr 14, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – The Keio Research Institute at SFC and Fujitsu today announced Japan’s first successful field trials of a self-sovereign identity(1) technology conducted between March 17 and April 12, 2022. The new technology facilitates the distribution of digitally managed information attributable to individuals (digital identity) between different […]

The Hong Kong Institute of Directors Holds Annual Dinner and Presentation Ceremony for Directors of The Year Awards

HONG KONG, Dec 1, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – The Hong Kong Institute of Directors (“HKIoD”) announced the winners of the Directors Of The Year Awards (“DYA”) 2021 at its Annual Dinner held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. The central theme of this year’s DYA is “Leading in New Normal”. […]

Corporate Boards Worldwide Navigating Governance Challenges, HKIoD Shares Findings of Global Director Survey 2020-2021

HONG KONG, May 6, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – A global research on board governance during the Covid-19 crisis indicated that two-thirds of company directors reported an increase of time commitment by 50 percent or more. The Hong Kong Institute of Directors (“HKIoD”) shares the 2020-2021 Survey Report of the Global Network of […]

International Women’s Day Summit 2021: Amplifying Her Voice

BERMUDA, Mar 3, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – This year’s International Women’s Day Summit Agenda has been announced that includes more than 200 speakers, representing over 75 countries. Topics for this year’s event, which will be held from March 8-10, include: Blockchain, Digital Assets, Fintech, AI, Women in Space, Global Women’s Entrepreneurship & […]

Czech Hydrometeorological Institute puts NEC SX-Aurora TSUBASA supercomputer into operation

TOKYO, Feb 12, 2021 – (JCN Newswire) – NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) today announced that the Czech Hydrometeorological Institute (CHMI) put an NEC SX-Aurora TSUBASA supercomputer into service. The newly deployed HPC solution is used for high-resolution regional climate modelling. The SX-Aurora TSUBASA supercomputer was delivered by NEC Deutschland GmbH in September 2020 and operational […]

Founder Institute (FI) announces Pacer Ventures as Investor in Residence for its African Accelerators

PALO ALTO & LAGOS, Dec 14, 2020 – (ACN Newswire) – Founder Institute (FI), the world’s largest pre-seed startup accelerator, today announces Pacer Ventures as ‘Investor in Residence’ for the Founder Institute’s African Accelerator program. As part of the program, all startups that graduate the Founder Institute in Africa will be reviewed by Pacer Ventures […]

The Hong Kong Institute of Directors Announces Winners of Directors Of The Year Awards 2020

HONG KONG, Nov 26, 2020 – (ACN Newswire) – The Hong Kong Institute of Directors (“HKIoD”) has announced the winners of Directors Of The Year Awards (“DYA”) 2020, which is a project that reaches the milestone of 20th Anniversary. This year, it is themed “Vanguard in Challenging Times”. Dr Christopher To, Chairman of HKIoD, said, […]

NEC Supports INTERPOL’s Virtual Cybercrime Investigation Training

TOKYO, Oct 30, 2020 – (JCN Newswire) – NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) and Cyber Defense Institute, Inc., an NEC Group company, today announced their support for the INTERPOL Digital Security Challenge (DSC), a virtual cybercrime investigation event that took place from October 12 to 16. During the event, cybercrime investigation officers and experts in digital […]