The 2020 World Industrial Design Conference & China Outstanding Industrial Design Award Ceremony held in Yantai

YANTAI, China, Nov. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — On November 25, the 2020 World Industrial Design Conference (WIDC 2020) & the China Outstanding Industrial Design (CEID) Award Ceremony took place in Yantai, Shandong, according to the Information Office of the Yantai Municipal People’s Government.

WIDC 2020 City Light Show


WIDC 2020 Opening Ceremony


WIDC 2020 Exterior View of Main Venue


WIDC 2020 CEID Award Exhibition


The China Outstanding Industrial Design (CEID) Award Ceremony

With the support of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), the conference was jointly hosted by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) and the Shandong Provincial People’s Government. It was organized by the Shandong Province Department of Industry and Information Technology, the Yantai Municipal People’s Government, and the China Industrial Design Association.

With the theme ‘Intelligent Design, Road to the Future’, the conference collaborated with the Global Design Industry Organization (GDIO) as well as design associations, enterprises, institutions, universities and innovation leaders from more than 40 countries around the world. The innovative 3I integration initiative — Idea, Intelligence & Industrial

Read More

Ardmore Development Wins 2020 Montgomery Award

LOWER MERION TOWNSHIP, PA — A development in Ardmore was recently named the winner of a 2020 Montgomery Award for its architecture, streetscape, and public space.

Seven projects and their creators were honored at a virtual Montgomery Awards celebration sponsored by the Montgomery County Planning Commission.

The annual program recognizes the best in planning and design, advocacy, and environmental stewardship in Montgomery County and acknowledges the high-quality work and commitment of communities, organizations, and professionals.

In Ardmore, it was Station Row at Suburban Square that won an award.

Station row is a mixed-used development that won the award for effective master planning, streetscape and pedestrian improvements, and sensitive architectural design.

Station Row’s development involved the construction of a 37,500 square-foot building on a former surface parking lot near the Ardmore Regional Rail station.

Art Deco-inspired architecture, a pedestrian-friendly streetscape, and inviting public space were all elements of this addition.

Read More

Islamic Corporation for the development of the Private Sector (ICD) Launches the ICD Finnovation Award 2020

(MENAFN – African Press Organization) JEDDAH, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, November 19, 2020/APO Group/ —

The Islamic Corporation for the development of the Private Sector (ICD) ([To enable links contact MENAFN] the private arm of the Islamic Development Bank Group (IsDBG), today launches the ‘ICD Finnovation Award 2020, to recognize, showcase and encourage financial institutions that provide an outstanding solution for the financial industry.

The COVID-19 pandemic has created an unprecedented scenario for individuals, households, businesses, and institutions globally. Partial solutions at play are new financial instruments and technology. This special initiative is therefore aimed at exploring more the role of technology and innovation in providing sustainable solutions to current challenges, including those posed by COVID-19.

‘Finnovation is an online platform, ‘ [To enable links contact MENAFN] which ICD utilizes to list and highlight successful innovations of Financial Institutions (FIs) and FinTech startups at a global level.

Mr. Ayman Sejiny,

Read More

Web Benefits Design Named A Winner Of The Orlando Top Workplaces 2020 Award By Orlando Sentinel

ORLANDO, Fla., Nov. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Web Benefits Design has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2020 honor by The Orlando Sentinel. The list is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by employee engagement technology partner Energage, LLC. The anonymous survey uniquely measures 15 drivers of engaged cultures that are critical to the success of any organization: including alignment, execution, and connection, just to name a few.

“For five years, our employees have voiced their opinions and have agreed that Web Benefits Design is a  top place to work in Central Florida,” said Bethany Schenk, CEO and President of Web Benefits Design. “This year has been filled with changes beyond what we could have ever imagined. I am proud and honored to work alongside the best employees. Our employees are resilient, bright and talented. They continued to shine and never missed

Read More

Aptilo IoT CCS Wins Award for Most Innovative Cloud Service

STOCKHOLM, Nov. 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Aptilo Networks has won an award for its IoT Connectivity Control Service™ (IoT CCS). It was named Most Innovative Cloud Service at the annual Global Telecoms Awards, one of the industry’s premier award programs, recognizing innovation and excellence that help advance and transform the telecom industry. 

The Aptilo IoT CCS is a groundbreaking service delivered on the Amazon Web Services (AWS) platform. For this service, the Aptilo Service Management Platform™ is handling the control plane, while Fortinet’s secure SD-WAN is handling the data plane.

Using the Aptilo IoT CCS, mobile operators can leave the mobile core network untouched while creating innovative, secure, and optimized IoT connectivity services. This task is a major challenge in a strict 3GPP standards-based environment.

Furthermore, the solution adds a flexible and future-proof IoT connectivity control layer on top of any mobile core network. This means that operators can

Read More

WekaIO Wins Best of Show Award for Weka AI at Flash Memory Summit 2020

Honored for the Most Innovative AI Application, Weka AI accelerates DataOps and provides actionable intelligence and governance for Exascale datasets

Flash Memory Summit (FMS) – WekaIO™ (Weka), the innovation leader in high-performance and scalable NVMe-optimized file storage, today announced that Weka AI™ was honored with FMS’s 2020 Best of Show Award for Most Innovative AI (Artificial Intelligence) Application at today’s FMS virtual awards ceremony. FMS, the world’s largest and most prestigious storage industry conference and exposition focused on flash technology innovation, has recognized the impact of Weka AI to empower data-driven personas to derive actionable intelligence using popular MLOps platforms and complements their workflows by enabling Accelerated DataOps for massive datasets. By providing direct access to data for training and inferencing, Weka AI eliminates data staging at the compute layer and storage silos which results in shorter epoch and wall clock time.

According to show organizers, a record number of

Read More

ASG Technologies Further Validates Leadership in Enterprise Software with BIG Awards for Business and Golden Bridge Award Wins

Company recognized for corporate success and product innovation in enterprise technology

ASG Technologies, a leading provider of solutions for the information-powered enterprise, today announced that it has been named Company of the Year (Enterprise – Technology Services) by the BIG Awards for Business, and has won silver in the Golden Bridge Business and Innovation Awards’ Most Innovative Tech Company category. Its ASG-Zenith solution was also awarded gold for the Golden Bridge Awards’ Application Development Innovation category.

These wins highlight ASG’s continued commitment to innovation and leadership in the enterprise software industry, showcasing the organization’s expertise in the information management and IT systems management markets. As COVID-19 has disrupted the way we conduct business, ASG has remained committed to providing superior solutions that help organizations digitally transform and innovate through their suite of products.

Launched in 2012, the BIG Awards for Business is a diverse industry awards program that offers companies,

Read More