#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.
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.
On June 8, Valencia, Spain was a European point of reference in robotics innovation applied to the Creative Industries. The Universitat Politècnica de València and the Principe Felipe Science Museum gathered experts from the Creative Industries, robotics and drone piloting. Web: http://airt.webs.upv.es/workshop
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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Algunos datos muy interesantes sobre el Mundo Digital, la Evolución de la Tecnología de la Información y los cambios en la sociedad. https://es.linkedin.com/in/jmesteves
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
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.
Innovation isn´t a luxury, it´s a necessity. In today´s competitive environment, only those companies succeed that bring the right ideas to market. And they need to be faster than the competition. Find out how SAP software helps you manage innovation efficiently. For more information, visit www.sap.com/innovation-management
Micro Lessons using our Instagram Photos #InstagramMicroLessons in our courses.
One week after Hurricane Irma crossed Florida from the Keys to our home in Jacksonville, Florida, we collected several lessons to be used in our Management courses this coming week. We are going to use our Instagram pictures to follow the hurricane and share our thoughts, analyses, and decisions to protect our family and friends. We were in our bunker (condo) hosting a family of five friends who evacuated Miami.
Here are the points that we are covering in our courses:
#SmartCities A #GlobalLearning discussion in our #Management#CityManagement#EnvironmentalManagement and #TechnologyManagement courses. ==> The Problems With Smart Cities. Imagine your city as a smart city. What are the benefits or issues?
Solar powered wi-fi service and lockers in beaches of Fuengirola, Spain. Mobile technologies are requiring local governments and companies to expand services. Beaches, parks, and remote areas now have access to wi-fi services.