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Intel CEO Brian Krzanich will give 2015 International CES keynote.

October 28, 2014

Intel Corporation CEO Brian Krzanich will deliver keynote address at 2015 International CES®, which will take place January 6–9, 2015, in Las Vegas, NV. At 4:30 pm on January 6, Krzanich will address forthcoming innovation in computing, forces driving next consumer technology wave, as well as his company's plans regarding redefine computing experiences. Brian Krzanich was appointed CEO and elected member of Intel's board of directors on May 16, 2013. Read More

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Experts to discuss what's next in industrial biotechnology.

October 28, 2014

During 2014 Pacific Rim Summit Plenary Program, CEOs, CSOs, and industrial biotechnology veterans will highlight achievements and offer insight into quickly changing and expanding markets of renewable specialty chemical applications, biobased products, advanced biofuels, and algae bioproduction. Panelists will compare feedstock production on global scale and discuss solutions in logistics, feedstock availability, potential for economic growth, and exploring new markets. Read More

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Congressman Rob Woodall visits IPC member companies.

October 28, 2014

As part of nationwide effort to discuss with policymakers legislative and regulatory issues that affect the electronics manufacturing industry, Congressman Rob Woodall (R-GA-7) met with executives and employees of IPC member-companies, Hunter Technology in Lawrenceville, GA and Viscom in Duluth, GA. Hunter Technology provides electronic design, manufacturing, and test services, while Viscom is one of the leading suppliers of high-quality inspection systems for electronic assemblies. Read More

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EPA recognizes green chemistry technologies.

October 27, 2014

EPA is recognizing landmark green chemistry technologies that turn climate risk into business opportunities, spurring innovation and economic development. Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Awards are presented in 5 categories: academic, small business, greener synthetic pathways, greener reaction conditions, and designing greener chemicals. Winners include: Professor Shannon Stahl of Wisconsin-Madison; Amyris Inc.; Solazyme, Inc.; QD Vision, Inc.; and The Solberg Company. Read More

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BIO congratulates Abengoa Bioenergy on grand opening.

October 27, 2014

BIO congratulates member company Abengoa Bioenergy on opening its 25-million gallon per year cellulosic ethanol biorefinery in Hugoton, Kansas. According to BIO President and CEO Jim Greenwood, new cellulosic biorefinery is the realization of nearly a decade of research and development and billions of dollars in investment and is the second commercial scale cellulosic biofuel plant in as many months. Read More

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FAA and Industry to accelerate delivery of NextGen benefits.

October 27, 2014

FAA and aviation community sent plan to Congress to show how FAA will accelerate NextGen initiatives over next 3 years. Under NextGen Priorities Joint Implementation Plan, FAA will use Multiple Runway Operations at 36 airports to reduce flight delays, and Performance Based Navigation at 3 key metropolitan areas to provide direct flight paths. Data Communications services will upgrade communication between pilots, air traffic controllers, and airline operations centers from voice to digital. Read More

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ASTM International reveals new brand identity.

October 27, 2014

During fall meetings of ASTM board of directors in Seoul, South Korea, ASTM International introduced its new brand identity. New branding better reflects expanding mission and global reach of ASTM and informs stakeholders who they are and how they help to facilitate global trade, ensure public safety, and maximize business growth. Central to brand is ASTM's new purpose statement, "Helping our world work better," which articulates why ASTM exists as well as its primary ambition. Read More

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Gamry Instruments will be a EEST2014 sponsor.

October 27, 2014

Gamry Instruments will be sponsoring International Conference on Electrochemical Energy Science and Technology (EEST2014), which will take place October 31st through November 4, 2014 in Shanghai, China. Organized by International Academy of Electrochemical Energy Science (IAOEES) with goal of stimulating fundamental and applied research, meeting will feature talks, keynote speeches, and poster presentations focusing on electrochemical energy research, development, and applications. Read More