Wednesday, January 29, 2020
Catarina Santos Nunes is the founder of Espaço 3D Cowork. Photo by: Via News
Catarina Santos Nunes is the founder of Espaço 3D Cowork, a coworking space in downtown Lisbon. They call themselves "an eclectic community of inspired entrepreneurs who created a fun, laid back and creative worksplace in the heart of Lisbon." They have 18 private offices, 20 open spaces, and host 36 events annually. In this...
Work as a concept is more dynamic today than it has ever been. Just under a decade ago, anyone would feel comfortable in their office knowing that income was secured at least until retirement. But this is no longer the case, especially in the face of fast-evolving technology. While most of the debate around...
Nikolaas Bellens is the CEO at KAZI, an internationally-active Belgian HR tech company whose name stands for both “job” and “mission”. They’ve built the Expectations Scan, which is a unique tool business can use to identify and express the talent expectations behind the resume. This way, organizations can provide the right messages and positions with fitting job...
Millions of Women face the risk of losing their jobs amidst new trends in the job market. Automation, as well as the emergence of new technologies, is the latest trends posing significant challenges to women in the workforce. Risk To The Female Workforce McKinsey Global Institute in a new report...
People working in a coworking space.
Getting a job has always been the primary point for learning. We all want new skills which we can leverage to get the best paying job to live the best life. But what happens when a machine threatens the job you spend years in school preparing for? Well, that is the future of work.
Woman working remotely.
The number of people working online has been on the rise in the recent past. To put this into perspective; according to Statista’s data on most popular online activities as at November 2017, at least 22.6% of internet users in the United States were working remotely via the internet. Data such as 20.8% and...

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Web Summit's promotional item in Praça do Comércio, Lisbon, Portugal. Photo credit: Rick Morais.

Virtuleap’s CEO: Lisbon, a Potential “Top-Tier” Market for Startups

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Jean-Francois Gagné, CEO at Element AI, an artificial intelligence software company. Photo by: Via News.

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The Heasy robot has been designed as a smart home terminal, able to educate customers and move alone in space. Photo by: LSA.

Artificial Intelligence Is Leading a Revolution in Robotics

Robotics, as a discipline has been around for a long time. The increasing demand for automation, however, has seen interest in robots grow exponentially. Statista estimates that the market for Robo-advisors will be worth...
An aquatic soft robot, inspired by a lionfish and designed by James Pikul, former postdoctoral researcher in the lab of Rob Shepherd. Photo by: Cornell.edu.

Artificial Intelligence-Powered Robotic Fish

For the longest time, robots have been essential, even as developers tried to make them more human in the way they operate. Fast forward researchers at Cornell University have demystified this thought...

Artificial Intelligence

Jean-Francois Gagné, CEO at Element AI, an artificial intelligence software company. Photo by: Via News.

How AI can Help Your Business

We met with Jean-François Gagné, the CEO at Element AI, a global AI software provider that aims to solve real-world problems. Jean-François Gagné has made a name for itself in the field...
A Cruise Automation Chevrolet Bolt, third generation, seen in San Francisco. Photo by: Dilu,

Will AI Live up to the Hype? A Look at Current Trend and Future...

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is no longer stuff for the movies but a reality that is unfolding. The technology is slowly permeating human life through driverless cars, the use of algorithms to accomplish...
Manufacturing equipment. Image by: Mixabest.

How Artificial Intelligence Revolution Is Disrupting Manufacturing Industry

In the past few years, Artificial Intelligence has been one of the technologies that are growing fast and disrupting almost every sector. Implementation of AI is very vital in defining future growth...