1st IBM Quantum System One installed in Europe

The first IBM Quantum System One installed in Europe is now available to companies and research organizations that wish to develop and test applied quantum algorithms and gather expertise. In a joint project with IBM, the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft will operate the quantum computer, installed in a center near Stuttgart, under German data protection law. The Fraunhofer Read more about 1st IBM Quantum System One installed in Europe[…]

NextGenerationEU: Commission gets ready to raise up to €800 billion to fund the recovery

The Commission has today taken steps to ensure that borrowing under the temporary recovery instrument NextGenerationEU will be financed on the most advantageous terms for EU Member States and their citizens. The Commission will use a diversified funding strategy to raise up to around €800 billion in current prices until 2026. This approach, which will Read more about NextGenerationEU: Commission gets ready to raise up to €800 billion to fund the recovery[…]

European Innovation Procurement Awards

The European Innovation Council (EIC) launched today the first edition of the European Innovation Procurement Awards. The prize rewards public and private buyers in their effort to promote procurement of innovation and thus help SMEs and start-ups across Europe to bring their innovative products and services to the markets. Mariya Gabriel, Commissioner for Innovation, Research, Culture, Read more about European Innovation Procurement Awards[…]

Business on the Moon is coming soon

An international team of scientists led by the Center for Astrophysics | Harvard & Smithsonian, has identified a problem with the growing interest in extractable resources on the moon: there aren’t enough of them to go around. With no international policies or agreements to decide “who gets what from where,” scientists believe tensions, overcrowding, and Read more about Business on the Moon is coming soon[…]

A new sensor monitors in real time how stressed you are

Skoltech researchers have developed a prototype of a fluorescence-based sensor for continuous detection of cortisol concentrations in real time, which can help monitor various health conditions. The paper was published in the journal Talanta. Cortisol, a steroid hormone commonly known as the “stress hormone,” plays a significant role in the regulation of a range of physiological Read more about A new sensor monitors in real time how stressed you are[…]

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Digital Enterprise Show 2021

Haptic R&D Consulting SRL will participate at DES2021 matchmaking event aims to enable business meetings and bridge gaps between solution seekers from different industries and solution providers, main technologies. Sectors: Telco, Media & Entertainment, Industry 4.0, Online Retail, Platforms & Logistics, Smart City & Urban Mobility, Banking & Insurance, Healthcare & Life Science, Smart Workplace, Read more about Digital Enterprise Show 2021[…]

EU must accelerate the deployment of charging infrastructure to promote breakthrough in electro-mobility

The EU is still a long way from reaching its Green Deal target of 1 million charging points by 2025, and it lacks an overall strategic roadmap for electro-mobility, according to a new report by the European Court of Auditors (ECA). Despite successes such as in promoting a common EU plug standard for charging electric Read more about EU must accelerate the deployment of charging infrastructure to promote breakthrough in electro-mobility[…]

Virtual International Networking Event for Aviation, Railway and Automotive Industry

Eskişehir Chamber of Industry (Turkey), invited HAPTIC R&D CONSULTING SRL  to participate in the Virtual International Networking Event for Aviation, Railway and Automotive Industry  to be organized on 27-28 April 2021 in cooperation with Barcelona Chamber of Commerce (Spain) and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Chamber of Commerce (France). This event will provide large companies, SMEs, chambers, clusters, investors, Read more about Virtual International Networking Event for Aviation, Railway and Automotive Industry[…]

The ‘last mile’ of a future mission to the Moon

Researchers from Skoltech and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have analyzed several dozen options to pick the best one in terms of performance and costs for the ‘last mile’ of a future mission to the Moon – actually delivering astronauts to the lunar surface and back up to the safety of the orbiting lunar station. Read more about The ‘last mile’ of a future mission to the Moon[…]

How the observers take advice

New research from the Indiana University Kelley School of Business shows first evidence that watching and learning from others can help reduce bias and improve decision-making. The research, published in the journal Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, used a computer game designed to decrease bias to see if people who watched others play the game could Read more about How the observers take advice[…]

Business Marketplace Success

Five-star ratings are no guarantee to lead you to the perfect barber who truly understands your hair or to the espresso machine that brews a perfect cup of coffee. That’s because most products online are now rated positively, making it harder than ever to truly discern whether they will succeed in the marketplace. A new Read more about Business Marketplace Success[…]

What business leaders understood during pandemic crisis

Most businesses were ill-prepared to deal with the pandemic and muddled though the challenges stemming from it, according to a report published today. Resilience reimagined: a practical guide for organisations was produced by Cranfield University, in partnership with the National Preparedness Commission (NPC) and Deloitte. The report presents insights from business leaders from a range of sectors and Read more about What business leaders understood during pandemic crisis[…]