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Shriram Ramanathan

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September 25, 2018

Blockchain and analytics platform for improved supply chain visibility

The company was started by Jerome Malavoy, who serves as Executive Chairman; previously, Jerome established Trace One, a product life cycle management software solution provider for over 20,000 companies, where he served as CEO from 2001 to 2016; Chris Morrison serves as the CEO, Frederic Daniel ... read more.
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Cole McCollum

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September 25, 2018

Software suites for process manufacturing applications

The company went public on January 10, 2003 (NASDAQ: AZPN), and currently has a market capitalization of $8.16 billion USD; Antonio Pietri, who was previously an operations executive, has served as the CEO since 2013. The company's most recent reported annual revenue was $499.51 million, with net ... read more.
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Daria
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Cole McCollum

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September 25, 2018

Automated machine learning algorithm development tool

Develops a cloud-based automated machine learning (AutoML) tool, which enables its customers to develop predictive machine learning models through a graphical user interface (GUI) Compared to other AutoML tools, it claims improvements in features surrounding algorithm explainability and model ... read more.
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Insort
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Cole McCollum

Consumer Choices in Food, Health, and Wellness More...

September 25, 2018

Hyperspectral inspection and sorting equipment for nuts, potatoes, and dried fruits

Develops automated hyperspectral imaging equipment for food processing and sorting, with a focus on nuts, potatoes, and dried fruits Claims to be differentiated by its use of wideband hyperspectral cameras that can detect 240 bandwidths within 950 nm to 1,700 nm, which allows for more accurate ... read more.
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Prenetics
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Nardev Ramanathan

Consumer Choices in Food, Health, and Wellness More...

September 24, 2018

In April 2017, HSBC Insurance unveiled its partnership with Prenetics, a Hong Kong-based consumer genomics company. This new venture will allow customers to screen their DNA to look for inherent health risks. This screening will be embedded into six different insurance policies. The partnership, ... read more.

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Xiao Zhong

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September 23, 2018

Generative design software uses artificial intelligence (AI) techniques for optimizing part designs with pre-fed constraints such as performance and manufacturability rules. It also often replies on cloud computing resources for design simulation and 3D printing technologies for manufacturing (see ... read more.

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Qualcomm
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Hirosei Kuruma

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September 21, 2018

Consumer-facing smartwatches today are continuously looking to improve battery life while increasing functionality; two contradictory requirements. Smartwatches with a full display will likely last throughout the day before needing to recharge at night, and those with a hybrid structure of ... read more.

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Catlcyo
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Cecilia Gee

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September 21, 2018

Catalysts and absorbents

Produces catalysts and absorbents for methanol decomposition, purification of gas condensate from methanol, adsorption and absorption of sulfur-containing compounds, and hydrogen production Synthesis process uses ammonia carbonization and proprietary additive solution, producing 16.5 nm ZnO and CuO ... read more.
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Genomics in agriculture

Coverage Areas: Agro Innovation More...

Planned Publication Date: April 2019

Big data in agriculture was initially synonymous with "precision agriculture," however the rise of genomics and other informatics tools are fundamentally changing the roles DNA and data play in agriculture. (This report will be the first of a "Genomics in X" series, building on the "Power of DNA" report/webinar)

Ubiquitous Sensing

Coverage Areas: Digital Transformation More...

Planned Publication Date: April 2019

As commoditized sensors become cheaper and offer improved performance they can now be more readily incorporated into new applications and devices that were previously not feasible. These always-on sensors in consumer and industrial environments will allow for continuous monitoring, all while being transparent and not interfering with individuals daily activities.

The decommissioning dilemma: the £39 billion market opportunity in the North Sea

Coverage Areas: Exploration and Production More...

Planned Publication Date: April 2019

With close to 2,500 wells scheduled to be plugged and abandoned in the North Sea by 2025, decommissioning offshore oil assets will become increasingly important in the coming years. This report aims to evaluate innovation opportunities as the industry looks for ways to minimize costs and environmental impacts.

Li-ion battery roadmap

Coverage Areas: Energy Storage More...

Planned Publication Date: April 2019

This report will look at timelines for adoption of various Li-ion electrode materials and present our view of how the Li-ion battery will evolve over the next decade.

Food Value Chain CVC Comparison

Coverage Areas: Consumer Choices in Food, Health, and Wellness

Planned Publication Date: April 2019

Food companies have become more serious about their commitments to supporting start-up innovation efforts through the formation of numerous corporate VC groups - and their investments have been widely varied in scope. This report will assess the landscape of those funds, demonstrating the winning approaches.

Regional BBMC Trends

Coverage Areas: Accelerating Materials Innovation More...

Planned Publication Date: April 2019

This report will explore bio-based materials and chemicals (BBMC) trends globally and analyze how regulations are impacting technology development and adoption.

Finding the Next Disruptive Materials Innovations

Coverage Areas: Accelerating Materials Innovation More...

Planned Publication Date: April 2019

Advances in basic science are always occurring, and new breakthroughs could be around the corner. This report seeks to identify stage zero materials technologies that could be highly impactful and build a timeline for their possible development.

Harnessing the potential of digital technologies for the food industry

Coverage Areas: Consumer Choices in Food, Health, and Wellness More...

Planned Publication Date: May 2019

Digital technologies are creating a major impact on every industry. In this report, we will assess the potential of emerging digital technologies for various applications within the food value chain. It will also highlight opportunities for the industry players to harness the digital toolbox and discuss key winning aspects of successful use cases in the food industry.

Organizing for Digital

Coverage Areas: Digital Transformation

Planned Publication Date: May 2019

Many companies are trying to embark on their digital transformation. However, success rates are not that high; estimates indicate that more than 80% of digital transformation projects fail. While there are many determining factors for success, one of them is the structure of the organization and the culture within an organization. Interestingly, with the arrival of digital, companies also need to re-imagine their traditional structures. How can companies organize themselves to ensure success in their digital transformation efforts? What type of a culture should they build? With the arrival of digital, what should the org structure look like to ensure success in the future?

Innovating innovation using digital technologies

Coverage Areas: Digital Transformation

Planned Publication Date: May 2019

While data collection and analysis offers the ability to transform all parts of the value chain in manufacturing, applying this to innovate new products represents a unique opportunity. It is not capex-intensive, not that disruptive to ongoing operations, and can significantly decrease time and cost involved in product development in the manufacturing sector. This report will identify how clients in the manufacturing sector can enhance their innovation efforts through the use of advanced data analytics and other digital technologies. We will also explore how digitalization of innovation will impact the underlying core innovation processes itself.