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Should the COVID-19 Vaccine’s Intellectual Property Be Accessible for Everyone?

Should the COVID-19 Vaccine's Intellectual Property Be Accessible for Everyone?
  Key Words: Intellectual property protection is important because you have rogue scientists and organizations who might try and do a knock off of the vaccine that isn't Read more

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NRF 2022 Retail's Big Show
What’s in the Shopping Cart for the 2022 National Retail Federation’s Big Show?
January 14, 2022
 In just a few short days, from January 16th through the 18th, the National Retail Federation will launch Retail’s Big Show in the shopping capital of the world, New York City. As retail Read more
Schools Struggle to Reach Their Education Technology Goals. Here’s Why and How To Fix It.
January 14, 2022
As we hit the two-year mark of the COVID-19 pandemic, the education sector continues to struggle in adjusting to virtual and hybrid education at scale. In 2020, McKinsey estimated that, due to COVID Read more
85% of Clinical Drug Trials Face Delays. What's the True Cost?
85% of Clinical Drug Trials Face Delays. What’s the True Cost?
January 14, 2022
  Clinical trials can save lives and provide new ways to treat disease. The industry estimates that 85% of all clinical trials face delays due to patient enrollment. Understanding that challenge Read more
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Should the COVID-19 Vaccine’s Intellectual Property Be Accessible for Everyone?
November 2, 2021
  Key Words: Intellectual property protection is important because you have rogue scientists and organizations who might try and do a knock off of the vaccine that isn't Read more
How to Build Better Learning Machines
April 20, 2021
As a 25+ year veteran of education technology, Elliott Levine has seen a lot of change. In his new role with Qualcomm, he has the opportunity to affect more change than ever before. In this Read more
A Closer Look at the COVID Slide Learning Loss
March 23, 2021
The realm of education has been utterly transformed as a result of the coronavirus pandemic – and it’s going to fall largely upon educators to do what they can to help right the ship for Read more
Apple Announces Racial Equity Investments
January 20, 2021
Tech giant Apple is responding to a year full of racial unrest with a focus on racial equity, backed up by an investment of $100 million last June, as reported by The Verge. The investment, Read more
Creating and Sustaining Digital and Social Equity in Education
January 11, 2021
Celebrating the leaders and experts that are powering education into the future, host JW Marshall sets out to ask the "right questions" in EdTech to understand the changes in policy and Read more
Why Collegiate eSports Promote Collaboration and Equity
November 4, 2020
At Pennsylvania’s Montgomery County Community College (MCCC), athletics, technology, and academics have come together to form a successful esports program that promotes equity and Read more
Why Equity is a Hidden Component of Resiliency
August 17, 2020
  On this episode of Build for Impact, host and LEED architect Daniel Huard is joined by another LEED Fellow and award-winning architect, Eric Corey Freed. Freed serves as the Read more
Uber & Lyft Get an AB-5 Update: Business Casual
August 13, 2020
On this Business Casual segment, hosts Daniel Litwin and Tyler Kern outline how an already struggling ridesharing industry – Uber reports that it’s lost nearly $2 billion over the past three Read more
EdTech Tools Weren’t Designed for this Crisis, and We Must Evolve
May 6, 2020
A rousing cheer for the educators, the parents and, yes, the technologists who have stepped up to keep learning going during these past weeks. They, too, are superheroes. Now let’s have a real Read more