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Ford CTO Dr. Ken Washington to Discuss Ford’s Technology Strategy at Evercore New Mobility & AI Forum on Sept. 22

Dr. Ken Washington, chief technology officer, Ford Motor Company, is scheduled to speak at the Evercore ISI New Mobility & AI Forum on Sept. 22.

Washington will answer questions on how Ford is future-proofing its vehicle technologies in a time of unprecedented change in mobility and connectivity.

The session is scheduled to begin at 9 a.m. EDT and can be viewed at this webcast link. Additional information is available at shareholder.ford.com.

About Ford Motor Company

Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) is a global company based in Dearborn, Michigan. The company designs, manufactures, markets and services a full line of Ford cars, trucks, SUVs, electrified vehicles and Lincoln luxury vehicles, provides financial services through Ford Motor Credit Company and is pursuing leadership positions in electrification; mobility solutions, including self-driving services; and connected services. Ford employs approximately 188,000 people worldwide. For more information regarding Ford

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Poway Unified candidates discuss COVID-19, racism in schools

Two candidates are vying for the Trustee Area E seat on the Poway Unified School District Board of Education in the Nov. 3 election.

Jimmy Karam and Cindy Sytsma are both Poway residents. The winner will replace Kimberley Beatty, who decided not to seek reelection. The area covers parts of south Poway and Sabre Springs. A map showing district boundaries is at tinyurl.com/PUSDElection2020.

Karam previously ran for a board seat in 2016. This is Sytsma’s first time running for a political office.

Karam has lived in the district for 12 years. He is a Department of Defense contractor and adjunct economics professor at Palomar College. He also teaches economics at Escondido High School as part of its dual enrollment program. He said his “day job” is a functional area manager leading an engineering staff of 45 people. Karam is a Navy veteran, served as a Navy supply corps officer and

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University of Chicago’s Polsky Center, Argonne, and Fermilab Discuss Leadership in Water Innovation at First-Ever Chicago Water Week

CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at the University of Chicago, in partnership with Argonne National Laboratory and Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, is hosting a webinar as part of Current’s inaugural Chicago Water Week. The event will highlight Chicago’s innovative, cross-sector water leaders from Sept. 28 to Oct. 2, 2020.

On Monday, Sept. 28 from 12:00-1:00 p.m. CT, the Polsky Center, Argonne, and Fermilab will present a webinar titled, “Partners in Innovation: How to Collaborate with Universities and National Labs.” The discussion will demystify the “tech transfer” process and explain how easy it is to collaborate with universities and national labs on the development of new technologies.

Panelists include:

  • Bill Payne, executive director, science and technology, Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Phil Smith, business development executive, Argonne National Laboratory
  • Mauricio Suarez, deputy head of technology development and industry engagement, Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory

Register for

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Navistar to Discuss Revised Acquisition Proposal with Traton

In a purchase that may shake up the smartphone manufacturing landscape, Nvidia Corp. announced Sunday, September 13 it had agreed to purchase Arm Ltd. from SoftBank Group Corp. for $40 billion. The deal will see Nvidia, a U.S.-based tech firm that specializes in the design of graphics-processing chips, with Arm, which designs processor architecture key to the operation of small computers like smartphones. Softbank, a Japanese technology conglomerate, purchased Arm in 2016 for $32 billion.

The move is likely to make a stir among smartphone manufacturers. Arm owns and license a set of instructions that almost all smartphone companies lease and base their own chips on. Phones produced by Apple, Huawei, Samsung and Qualcomm all use Arm-based chips, which are simpler than traditional processing units but draw less power.

The current terms of the agreement, scheduled to close by March 2022, will see Nvidia pay Softbank $21.5 billion in stock

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Central European leaders discuss Belarus, fighting COVID-19

The prime ministers of four central European countries were meeting Friday to discuss the political crisis over a disputed presidential election in Belarus, relations with Russia and fighting COVID-19 as they gear up for a European Union summit later this month.

Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki was to brief his counterparts from the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary on his talks in Warsaw this week with Belarusian opposition leaders. They plan to discuss the best forms of support for Belarusian civic society.

Belarus has seen a month of street protests against the results of the country’s Aug. 9 presidential election, which is widely believed to have been rigged. President Alexander Lukashenko won a sixth term with 80% of the vote, and protesters are demanding he step down after 26 years of ruling Belarus with an iron fist.

Other subjects on Friday’s agenda for the prime ministers of Europe’s Visegrad Group

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Transcepta to Host Webinar Featuring Independent Analyst Firm to Discuss How to Modernize P2P Processes

Interactive Discussion Format Will Enable Participants to Explore Solutions to Business Challenges Created by COVID-19

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Sept. 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Transcepta—the leading provider of intelligent eProcurement and accounts payable (AP) automation solutions—today announced that it will host a webinar called “How to Modernize Your P2P Process to Mitigate the Impact of COVID-19” on Wednesday, September 16, 2020, at 2 p.m. Eastern Time, featuring a prominent industry analyst from Forrester, one of the most influential research and advisory firms in the world. The webinar will be moderated by Transcepta’s Vice President of Corporate Strategy Shan Haq with Forrester’s Vice President, Principal Analyst Andrew Bartels as a guest speaker.

Transcepta offers an intelligent procure-to-pay (P2P) platform that enables accounts payable (AP) and procurement teams to achieve 100 percent straight-through invoice processing across their supply chains, without scanning or OCR imaging. Using artificial intelligence, the platform

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Radix Brings Together Chemicals Industry Thought Leaders to Discuss Aligning Your Business and Digital Strategies at Radix Talk+ No. 8

Speakers for Radix Talk+ No. 8

Speakers at Radix Talk+ 8 (Left-to-Right): Stephen Reynolds, OSISoft; Eric Israel, Champion X; Jane Arnold, Covestro; and Flávio Niemeyer Guimarães, Radix US.
Speakers at Radix Talk+ 8 (Left-to-Right): Stephen Reynolds, OSISoft; Eric Israel, Champion X; Jane Arnold, Covestro; and Flávio Niemeyer Guimarães, Radix US.
Speakers at Radix Talk+ 8 (Left-to-Right): Stephen Reynolds, OSISoft; Eric Israel, Champion X; Jane Arnold, Covestro; and Flávio Niemeyer Guimarães, Radix US.

HOUSTON, Sept. 08, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Radix Engineering and Software will host thought leaders from the chemicals industry to discuss “Aligning your Business and Digital Strategies” on Thursday, September 10th at 9 a.m. CDT during its Radix Talk+ #8. This free, online event will be live streamed and available for viewing post-event. To register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/radix-talk-aligning-your-digital-and-business-strategies-tickets-116893550757.

Joining Radix for the conversation will be Jane Arnold, Head of Global Process Control Technology for Covestro; Eric Israel, Global Marketing Director for ChampionX’s Oilfield Chemicals; Steven Reynolds, Industry Principal – Chemicals with OSI Soft; and Radix US’ CEO, Flávio Niemeyer Guimarães.

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Maryland Business Strategy Consulting Company Discuss Telehealth Software – Press Release

Hartman Executive Advisors | IT Strategy Consulting Firm

Hartman Executive Advisors, a Maryland business strategy consulting company, recently released a blog discussing the premier options for telehealth software. The article focuses on explaining to medical offices in need of telehealth software what the best options available are.

Timonium, Maryland – September 7, 2020 – Hartman Executive Advisors, a Maryland business strategy consulting company, have recently released a new educational resource that explains what the premier options for telehealth software currently are with telehealth consulting services. The article goes into detail on the different options available and which ones may be the best choice for any medical office. The online resource is guided by the expert consultants at Hartman who are familiar with the latest and greatest telehealth software and the strengths and weaknesses of each.

Hartman Executive Advisors offers some valuable information for medical offices that are looking for the

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