How Coronavirus and COVID-19 are impacting global businesses and technologies.

#GlobalTechnologyNews. Major Smartphone Trade Show Canceled In Barcelona, Spain Amid Coronavirus Concerns. One of the world’s biggest trade shows has been cancelled as mounting concerns over the coronavirus outbreak ripple across the business world.
Organizers called off the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, after big-name participants pulled out.
The annual conference, scheduled to kick off on Feb. 24, is a marquee event for the city of Barcelona and for the mobile phone industry. It typically attracts more than 100,000 attendees each year who come to check out the latest in smartphone technology. #COVID19 #CoronaVirushttps://www.npr.org/2020/02/12/805389763/major-smartphone-trade-show-canceled-amid-coronavirus-concerns

How are #Coronavirus and COVID-19 impacting global businesses and technologies? How are they impacting your industry and workplace?

We normally #CurrentEvents events and discussions to Management and IT courses.

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Current News: When Is 5G Coming to the US? (Updated for 2019)

When Is 5G Coming to the US? (Updated for 2019). 5G isn’t yet widely available, but it’s coming! Spain started 5G service in selected cities.

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5G provides an infrastructure that will change the way you live, supporting faster mobile connections so that you can stream smoother movies, upload videos quicker, and connect more of your devices to the internet with less delays.

Read full report: https://www.lifewire.com/5g-availability-us-4155914

Discussion: How 5G services are going to impact your workplace? What are the benefits?

Luxembourg Becomes First Country to Make All Public Transit Free | ArchDaily

GlobalLearning_Luxembourg #GLOBE4SDGs #SDG9 ==> Luxembourg Becomes First Country to Make All Public Transit Free | ArchDaily

Luxembourg is set to become the world’s first country to make all of its public transportation free. The newly re-elected prime minister Xavier Bettel and the coalition government have announced that they will lift all fares on trains, trams and buses next summer. Taking aim at long commutes and the country’s carbon footprint, the new move hopes to alleviate some of the worst traffic congestion in the world.

Source: Luxembourg Becomes First Country to Make All Public Transit Free | ArchDaily

How to Connect Global Management Courses with the Sustainable Development Goals / Dr. Jose G. Lepervanche / #My4SDGs #GLOBE4SDGs

How to connect specific Sustainable Development Goals (#My4SDGs) to specific courses in Global Management. #SDG4 Quality Education with Management Theory and Practice, #SDG7 Affordable and Clean energy with International Business Management, #SDG9 Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure with Management of Information Systems, and #SDG11 Sustainable Cities and Communities with Strategic Management & Decision Making.
Video goes outside the classroom to explain how to organize other sets of SDGs including Environmental, Community, Social, and Partnerships to start measuring individual actions toward specific SDGs. It includes outdoors learning activities, #Scouts4SDGs, #TEDxFSCJLearningAdventures and GLOBE Global Learning Opportunities Building Engagement #GLOBE4SDGs.
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Digital World, the Information Technology Evolution and the Changes in Society | Did You Know 2017 | #Multigenerations

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

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.
Some very interesting facts about the Digital World, the Information Technology Evolution and the changes in society.

Discussion question: Our workplace has people that belong to multigenerational  groups. Based on the video, your readings, and personal experience, how do you motivate and influence the different generation individuals to use emerging technologies to improve job productivity and satisfaction. How your managers and leaders are influencing you to use these technologies? Share the challenges of assembling multigenerational groups.

Episode 1 | Following the Digital Thread: Revolutionizing Supply Chains | MITSMR

Episode 1 | Following the Digital Thread: Revolutionizing Supply Chains | MITSMR

#DigitalThread #SupplyChain #MITSloan ==> As digital technologies grow more sophisticated and data proliferates, manufacturers have an opportunity to transform how they make things through an emerging technology called the digital thread.

In Part 1 of our eight-part video series, we explore the real power of the digital thread, which lies not just in a “cradle-to-grave” virtual rendering of the manufacturing process, but also in the possibility of taking the lessons learned from analyzing product performance and applying them to future generations of the manufacturing process and product design.

Courses: Management of Information Systems, Selected Topics In Management

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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