Industrial Education

VWR Corporation Reports Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results - PR Newswire (press release)

November 7, 2017 - 6:05am

VWR Corporation Reports Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results
PR Newswire (press release)
With sales in excess of $4.5 billion in 2016, VWR enables science for customers in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, industrial, education, government and healthcare industries. With more than 160 years of experience, VWR has cultivated a value ...

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Building and investing for the future - New Statesman

November 7, 2017 - 4:39am

Building and investing for the future
New Statesman
Viewing the construction industry purely through the lens of the housing sector, a New Statesman fringe event concluded during the Conservative party conference last month, misses the point. A roundtable discussion that brought ... And the CIOB, in ...

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Building and investing for the future of housing - New Statesman

November 7, 2017 - 4:32am

Building and investing for the future of housing
New Statesman
Viewing the construction industry purely through the lens of the housing sector, a New Statesman fringe event concluded during the Conservative party conference last month, misses the point. A roundtable discussion that brought ... And the CIOB, in ...

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Opinion: Could the energy industry be taxed for using robots? - Energy Voice

November 7, 2017 - 1:07am

Energy Voice

Opinion: Could the energy industry be taxed for using robots?
Energy Voice
It would be a reckless government that didn't think about how to address the challenges. We already know that to compete in the emerging global economy, we need to change the nature and focus of education and prepare adults for roles which will mainly ...

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Parliament: About 3200 students gained overseas exposure in past 3 years through government scheme - The Straits Times

November 7, 2017 - 12:46am

The Straits Times

Parliament: About 3200 students gained overseas exposure in past 3 years through government scheme
The Straits Times
She also said, in reponse to a question, that education and career guidance counsellors, found in all schools, meet industry practitioners and government agencies regularly to stay up-to-date on emerging trends, career pathways and skills in demand.

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Why we need to start preparing for our robotic future now - UNSW Newsroom

November 6, 2017 - 8:27pm

UNSW Newsroom

Why we need to start preparing for our robotic future now
UNSW Newsroom
For many, education stops when they leave school or university. Ultimately, just as the Industrial Revolution made it essential that universal education was provided to the young, the AI revolution will make it essential that education is provided to ...

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Builders seeking future trades talent - Kenosha News

November 6, 2017 - 7:23pm

Builders seeking future trades talent
Kenosha News
With a growing shortage of construction trades talent, the Wisconsin Builders Association has launched an image and recruiting initiative to attract more young people into the industry. The WBA Foundation is conducting fundraisers to build a ...

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BIG designs kindergarten for WeWork as the company expands into education - The Architect's Newspaper

November 6, 2017 - 6:18pm

The Architect's Newspaper

BIG designs kindergarten for WeWork as the company expands into education
The Architect's Newspaper
While BIG has tried to let in natural light by removing divider walls and creating open floors, the studio has left the underlying columns, beams and joists exposed for an industrial look. Bjarke Ingels described the design as tactile, and meant to ...

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300 PROCEEDINGS OF THE BOARD OF EDUCATION OF THE HOT SPRINGS DISTRICT NO. 23-2 - Rapid City Journal

November 6, 2017 - 4:22pm

300 PROCEEDINGS OF THE BOARD OF EDUCATION OF THE HOT SPRINGS DISTRICT NO. 23-2
Rapid City Journal
President Scott Thompson called the Regular Board Meeting of the Hot Springs School Board to order at 5:35 PM on Monday October 9, 2017 at the Administrative Conference Room with the following members present: Brandi Christensen, Scott Thompson, ...

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Widening portals of higher learning - The Straits Times

November 6, 2017 - 4:00pm

Widening portals of higher learning
The Straits Times
The Adult Education Board, which was set up in 1960, conducted evening classes on modest premises. This merged later with another body to create the Vocational and Industrial Training Board (once deemed the school of last resort), which in turn morphed ...

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Big future in little cousin of education exports – edtech - Scoop.co.nz (press release)

November 6, 2017 - 2:21pm

Big future in little cousin of education exports – edtech
Scoop.co.nz (press release)
With the risk to foreign student export market from potential changes to immigration policy, the government should increase its focus on the little cousin of education exports, edtech, NZTech chief executive Graeme Muller says. The education export ...

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Head of State urges Unimas to keep up with Industrial Revolution 4.0 - The Borneo Post

November 6, 2017 - 12:32pm

Head of State urges Unimas to keep up with Industrial Revolution 4.0
The Borneo Post
KOTA SAMARAHAN: Institutes of Higher Education (IPT), including the Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (Unimas), need to shift the paradigm for their education system to be in line with the Industrial Revolution 4.0 happening worldwide. Head of State Tun ...

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Automation and AI require education and training, says CBI - ComputerWeekly.com

November 6, 2017 - 10:53am

Automation and AI require education and training, says CBI
ComputerWeekly.com
A recent CBI survey of more than 400 firms revealed a general consensus among businesses that the government's new industrial strategy, due later this month, needs to tackle the challenges and benefits brought by people, infrastructure and innovation.

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Pharmaceutical Expert Advisory Panel says Brexit negotiations must protect UK pharmaceutical industry - The Pharmaceutical Journal

November 6, 2017 - 10:09am

The Pharmaceutical Journal

Pharmaceutical Expert Advisory Panel says Brexit negotiations must protect UK pharmaceutical industry
The Pharmaceutical Journal
The paper shares the PSEAP's views and recommendations on education and workforce development within the sector. The panel recommends that the Industrial Strategy Fund should be used to support more PhDs in pharmaceutical science, stating that ...

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Humanoid robot market to double by 2023, industrial robotics to hit $72B - TechRepublic

November 6, 2017 - 9:34am

TechRepublic

Humanoid robot market to double by 2023, industrial robotics to hit $72B
TechRepublic
By 2023, we will see an increasing use of humanoid robots for education, as well as in the retail industry, to better personalize customer support. The medical and logistics sectors are also interested in integrating more artificial intelligence (AI ...

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Belton: Great things are happening in education - Covington News

November 6, 2017 - 9:21am

Covington News

Belton: Great things are happening in education
Covington News
The brand new facility hosts laboratories for electronics, machining, industrial wiring, robotics and much, much more. Offering apprenticeships with local companies like Bosch, Michelin, General Mills, Haver and Boecker, Nishinbo and Verescene ...

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How to rethink industry in a digital economy - The Australian

November 6, 2017 - 8:00am

How to rethink industry in a digital economy
The Australian
In Germany, Industrie 4.0 — a concept that focuses on how to transition industrial production into the digital economy — has four pillars: government, industry, academia and the trade unions. These work together to develop a long-term view of ...

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Justine Greening: The Education Secretary goes back to her Yorkshire roots - Yorkshire Post

November 6, 2017 - 5:17am

Yorkshire Post

Justine Greening: The Education Secretary goes back to her Yorkshire roots
Yorkshire Post
The first member of her family to attend university, Greening is immensely proud of her South Yorkshire roots, forged at the time of industrial strife and the Miners' Strike, after making history by becoming the first Education Secretary to have been ...

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State threatens parents' rights with radical education bill — Philip Rosenthal - BizNews

November 6, 2017 - 4:55am

BizNews

State threatens parents' rights with radical education bill — Philip Rosenthal
BizNews
These fulfil a real need and are helping to solve education crises from squatter camps to leafy suburbs. Governing bodies of industrial scale schools are under stress as it becomes harder to get consensus between parents. They are a cost effective ...

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Apeejay Education Society: Keeping Pace With Modern Education - eHealth Magazine | Elets

November 6, 2017 - 3:42am

eHealth Magazine | Elets

Apeejay Education Society: Keeping Pace With Modern Education
eHealth Magazine | Elets
The Apeejay Education Society, established by the leading industrial house of Apeejay Stya in 1967, has built a rich heritage of over five decades in the field of quality education through a family of 24 not-for-profit institutions (16 schools and 8 ...

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