The Steel Industry in Port Sagunto, Valencia, Spain | Dr. Jose G. Lepervanche |Global Learning Adventures

Global Learning Adventures in Port Sagunto, Valencia, Spain. Blast Furnace Nº.2 is the only surviving blast furnace tower of the three that were in operation at the height of the steel industry’s activity in Puerto de Sagunto. The structure, which is 64 metres high, was built in 1922 and rebuilt in the 1960s. Operating at 1000 degrees centigrade, it was used to create the steel and iron that was employed in the large construction projects of the 20th-century, such as the building known as the “finca de hierro” in Valencia, the Windsor building in Madrid, the Telefonica building in Seville and the Seat factory in Barcelona. Following its restoration, it received the Europa Nostra 2012 (European Union Prize for Cultural Heritage) Award. Visitors to the furnace tower can discover how it worked and find out about the steel-making industry that gave rise to the Port of Sagunto. (http://www.valenciaturisme.org/en/municipio/sagunto)

Video Link: https://youtu.be/rTy_OXkqMPw

Keywords: Steel Industry, Supply Chain, Logistics, International Business

 

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Brand-new TED Talks from TEDWomen 2017: A note from the curator — TED Blog

This year’s TEDWomen in New Orleans was a truly special conference, at a vital moment, and I’m sure the ripples will be felt for a long time to come. The theme this year was bridges: we build them, we cross them, sometimes we even burn them. Our speakers talked about the physical bridges we need…

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Digital World, the Information Technology Evolution and the Changes in Society | Did You Know 2017


Some very interesting facts about the Digital World, the Information Technology Evolution and the changes in society.
The digital world has experienced spectacular growth in the last years with exponential technology advances like robotics, internet of things, Smart cars, Smart cities, artificial intelligence or quantum computing. The challenge for people, the society, governments and businesses is to face the implications of digital change.
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How Are You Helping Your Students Become Global Citizens? | Edutopia

How Are You Helping Your Students Become Global Citizens?A globally competent student is one who can investigate the world, weigh perspectives, interact with diverse audiences, and take action.

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Integration of Global Outdoors Learning Blogs, TED Ed Lessons and Global Goals in Management Courses | Dr. Jose G. Lepervanche | Global Education Conference

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The 8th Annual Global Education Conference (GEC). November 13 – 16, 2017

The Global Education Conference Network’s eight annual world-wide collaboration on globally-connected education will take place around the clock starting Monday, November 13, and continuing through Thursday, November 16.

 
This event is FREE to attend, but does require that you REGISTER! Please register HERE
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Watch our online Live Presentation during Global Education Conference. GlobalEdCon Schedule. Links to the live virtual rooms will be available when the conference starts.

When Mon, November 13, 3pm – 4pm

Name and Title: Dr. Jose G. Lepervanche. Professor of Supervision and Management

School or Organization Name: Florida State College at Jacksonville

Twitter Handle (@name): @drlepervanche

Co-Presenter Name(s): Flor Lepervanche

Area of the World from Which You Will Present: Jacksonville, Florida, USA

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Future tech will give you the benefits of city life anywhere | Julio Gil | TED@UPS

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I have created a new TED ED lesson to be used in higher education courses. Our TEDxFSCJ Learning Adventures​ continue using this TED Talk in online discussions in Strategic Management, Information Systems, and Leadership courses.

Future tech will give you the benefits of city life anywhere | Julio Gil | TED@UPS

LESSON CREATED BY JOSE G. LEPERVANCHE USING VIDEO FROM TED YOUTUBE CHANNEL

Thinking about Country Living. Don’t believe predictions that say the future is trending towards city living. Urbanization is actually reaching the end of its cycle, says logistics expert Julio Gil, and soon more people will be choosing to live (and work) in the countryside, thanks to rapid advances in augmented reality, autonomous delivery, off-the-grid energy and other technologies.

TED Ed Lesson link: https://ed.ted.com/on/rGppNZUR

The most Martian place on Earth | Armando Azua-Bustos | TED2017

The most Martian place on Earth | Armando Azua-Bustos | TED2017

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How can you study Mars without a spaceship? Head to the most Martian place on Earth — the Atacama Desert in Chile. Astrobiologist Armando Azua-Bustos grew up in this vast, arid landscape and now studies the rare life forms that have adapted to survive there, some in areas with no reported rainfall for the past 400 years. Explore the possibility of finding life elsewhere in the universe without leaving the planet with this quick, funny talk.Watch also animated video about a “Drone-based Medical Delivery System” after his talk.