Women Behind Innovation: Dr. Rebecca Von Der Heide
The Edison Awards recently spoke with Dr. Rebecca Von Der Heide about her interest in technology, what it’s like to be a woman in her field, and her greatest achievements thus far. Here’s what she had to say: (edited for brevity and clarity)
General Motors is going all electric
After more than a century peddling vehicles that pollute the atmosphere, General Motors is ending its relationship with gasoline and diesel. This morning, the American automotive giant announced that it is working toward an all-electric, zero-emissions future.
SAP outlines blockchain plans for IoT
The enterprise software giant is aiming to make its Blockchain as a Service (BaaS) platform an integrated part of IoT, manufacturing and digital supply chain products. SAP’s way forward on the effort is to work with co-innovation partners to validate use cases and create business models for blockchain usage.
5 Ways to Help Employees Keep Up with Digital Transformation
The consumer packaged goods (CPG) landscape is in the midst of a significant shake-up. Coca-Cola recently reshuffled its leadership team to focus on growth, innovation, and digital. Unilever has acquired Dollar Shave Club, a young startup, for $1 billion in a move to introduce a new model of subscription sales.
The AI resurgence: why now?
AI has been enjoying a major resurgence in recent months and for some seasoned professionals, who have been in the AI industry since the 1980s, it feels like déjà vu all over again.