06 July 2017
Someone thinks that the Welfare System could be a cost rather than an investment. Human capital has more importance than we think. Company success depends also to human resources; the more they feel good, the more they will better work. The secret is to see employees outside of just their professional operations. For example, giving
10 April 2017
For the seventh time, Timken was named to Ethisphere Institute’s 2017 World’s Most Ethical Companies® list. Other recipients include customers GE, Tata Steel and Ford. Ethisphere, a global leader in advancing the standards of business ethics, rated companies in five areas: ethics and compliance programs; corporate citizenship and responsibility; culture of ethics; governance; and leadership,
20 March 2017
Times are changing. Nowadays both big corporations and small start ups encourage their employees to remote-working. Some companies develop policies and profound credo around this flexible approach. The new technology and the blooming popularity of the Cloud and VDI allows easy access to organizational resources from any place and any device. According to many reports,
23 February 2017
European lawmakers called for EU-wide legislation to regulate the rise of robots, including an ethical framework for their development and deployment and the establishment of liability for the actions of robots including self-driving cars. But they rejected a proposal to impose a so-called robot tax on owners to fund support for or retraining of workers
30 January 2017
The fact that mobile technology has changed the face of manufacturing marketing is perhaps best illustrated by the fact that Apple currently ranks first in Industryweek’s list of the best U.S. manufacturers. Apple is all about mobile marketing, with launches of products such as the iPhone 7 dominating digital media when they hit the market.
23 January 2017
Gears are essential for precision robotics. They allow limbs to turn smoothly and stop on command; low-quality gears cause limbs to jerk or shake. If you’re designing a robot to scoop samples or grip a ledge, the kind of gears you’ll need won’t come from a hardware store. At NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena,
03 January 2017
Automation solutions can save time, money and headaches — automation tools are more accessible than ever before — yet some companies have been slow to adopt the technology. Organizations that are aware of automation are more excited to spend the money on a process like marketing automation. But with the certainty that it offers across
12 December 2016
The SPREAD vegetable farm, currently under construction on a science park about 25km outside Kyoto, Japan, will occupy 4,400m2 – all enclosed in a vast, warehouse-like building. Inside, under LED lights, shelves will rise to the ceiling, each one a soil bed full of lettuces. The workforce will move seedlings, feed plants and pick 30,000
10 October 2016
Within the next decade, farming as we know it is expected to be revolutionized by the use of self-driving tractors and robots that can perform time-consuming tasks now done by humans. Sales of major farm machinery have been in a continued slump amid weak prices for key crops such as corn and soybeans, but the
06 October 2016
By focusing on mechatronics – the crossroads of mechanical, electronic, computerized and control systems – the new certificate program serves two masters, notes creator Kevin Craig, a Hofstra mechanical engineering professor who directs the School of Engineering and Applied Science’s Center for Innovation. Not only does the program save practicing engineers time and money while they
29 September 2016
When it comes to energy saving , many people think investing in solar power or buying an electric car are the only options. But conserving doesn’t have to be so expensive. There are numerous ways you can adopt energy saving technologies. Between smartphones and smart appliances, you can start saving dollars and energy all at
26 September 2016
In general, the decision-making process regarding enterprise software has been difficult – and made more so by the inflated promises of slick marketing. But business process automation has proven difficult in particular, and for three particular reasons. The first is that providers over-sold the capabilities of the first generation of process automation solutions. Second, it’s
25 July 2016
The world’s first office building produced by a 3D printer has just opened in Dubai. The 250 square metre “Office of the Future” was built using a 3D printer measuring 20 feet high, 120 feet long and 40 feet wide and is erected near the Emirates Towers in Dubai. The building technology with access control
20 July 2016
How many times have we heard that pedestrians should “do the bright thing” or “Police say it was dark and the driver could not see the cyclist, who was wearing dark clothing”? Perhaps there should be some discussion about the vehicle: the fact that many of them are SUVs, and it turns out that most
16 June 2016
In a job’s market in a constant deeper transformation, HR Direction role is becoming more and more strategic in order to attract, manage and maintain talents; HR Direction is leading the companies’ digital transformation, but it has to transform its own processes and competences to adopt and to support the most the business requests. The
13 June 2016
The issue is of great interest, after the approval of UE Regulation on data protection from European Parliament, now on hold to approval on UE Official Journal. The regulation will enter into force after twenty days from its publication and, after two years, its disposition will be directly applicable in all the Member States of
07 June 2016
Varvel SpA, a Bologna-based company specialized in power transmission systems, is renewing and relaunching the RN series of parallel axis reducers and RO-RV ortagonal reducers. The RN and RO-RV series, respectively parallel shaft and bevel helical gearboxes, are the protagonists of an important relaunching project: with numerous product innovations presented in 2015, the company has
16 May 2016
50 millions are the companies in the world that have a page on Facebook, three million per month choose to get publicity for hire on this social in order to extend their own audience. States this Luca Colombo, country manager of Facebook Italy, during the Roman step of roadshow “Boosts your Business”, organized in Italy
02 May 2016
“The astronauts, that will travel to Mars in the future, will have to stay for a long period on the Moon and so could have the necessity to realize various objects on site. Our 3D printer is now on the Space Station and it works perfectly” said Piero Messidoro, Chief Technical Officer of Thales Alenia
26 April 2016
The light components offer to aerospace and automotive industry the instruments to reduce the energy costs and the emissions through the development of less heavy vehicles, and they provide other industrial sectors some flexible materials in order to develop new innovative instruments. The fabrication of these high-tech light components was often a challenge; vibrations and
18 April 2016
Smart Working initiatives are increasing in Italy, especially in the big companies, where the 48% declares has already adopted this new approach to work, in a structured way or in a more informal way, or only has started to sketch out a project that moves in this direction. The phenomenon is less widespread in SME:
04 April 2016
Early will start to circulate in Great Britain plastic pounds that will substitute the filigree ones. Everything is ready to let out £5 note, with the image of Winston Churchill, and the £10 note, with the Jane Austen’s face; they are made with a special thin and flexible “propylene”. The “propylene” guarantees a major duration
01 March 2016
The capacity of product development and innovation is become a critic feature for the nations that want remain at the forefront, as well as for those companies that want remain competitive in the long-term perspective. Are the innovation and the development of the product unforeseeable services for use only of few man of talent? No.
05 October 2015
24 June 2015
Positive trend for the green economy in Europe, which in 2014 saw an increase in revenue and EBITDA.
23 June 2015
Marketing campaigns carried out through micro-video manages to capture the attention of users, which on average lasts no more than eight consecutive seconds.
22 June 2015
Safety, savings and speed, these are the main nodes of the IT industry that is a valuable aid in the cloud.
18 June 2015
The Lombardy Region offers an innovative model for companies with the aim to modernize them and make them more competitive on the market.
17 June 2015
The rapid rise in the use of mobile devices for personal and business, has increased the potential of the Digital Disruption for many sectors.
16 June 2015
International trade has gone through and overcome the crisis of the world economy of great importance and much is due to the ability to implement a policy of marketing.
14 April 2015
The numbers of Internet of Things are clear: between 25 and 50 billion connected devices worldwide by 2020, from smartphones to cars passing for clothes and home automation.
09 April 2015
At Expo 2015, two Italian companies, Lavazza and Novamont, patented and introduced on the market the coffee capsule 100% biosostenibile.
08 April 2015
The project-E015 Digital Ecosystem offers an extraordinary opportunity: to create a system by Expo 2015 onwards.
02 March 2015
2014 has seen a real rebound of global investment in renewable energy.
24 February 2015
2015 will see the boom of the “click & collect”, ie the spread of online purchases delivered in cabinets, railway stations and stores.
23 February 2015
Not only smartphones and tablet, in 2015 will be connected to the internet a billion new items like appliances and cars.
12 February 2015
Also this year, Deloitte has identified key technologies and innovations that will characterize the market in the next 12-18 months.
11 February 2015
Develop cross-border rail system, it involves the transfer of units of traffic from road to rail with a beneficial impact on CO2.
29 January 2015
The technological principle that is the basis of the Clean Sea is the same drone or aircraft without pilots that move in our skies for some years.
28 January 2015
2015 will be a decisive year for the industry with some new hi-tech gadgets, from smartwatch viewers for virtual reality, which could take off or, on the contrary, turn out to be a flop.
26 January 2015
In an article published in Harvard Business Review, Clayton Christensen and Derek van Bever distinguish between three types of innovation.
19 January 2015
Today the market of micro is rapidly expanding both in Europe and globally, given the strong trend towards miniaturization and / or production of parts with micro geometric shapes also of considerable complexity
26 November 2014
Emerson Process Management adhere to the “National Campaign for Quality and Innovation” called “We are”.
24 November 2014
ABB has been recognized by Thomson Reuters as one of the top 100 innovators in the world for the third year.
19 November 2014
It is a world that the new APP Emerson Process Management has recently launched on the Italian market.
12 November 2014
Extended Expo is the platform that brings together and gives visibility to all IT projects carried out by companies and institutions for Expo 2015.