Special Report: MIT weighs in on the future of work / MIT Technology Review

Power to the people

MIT’s Work of the Future report wants to prepare us for the automation revolution.

Ref: https://www.technologyreview.com/s/615207/power-to-the-people

Discussion: What are you doing to be prepared to your workplace or industry changes? Read report and add your own views, concerns, and solutions.

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.

GLN link: https://globallearningnews.wordpress.com/2020/02/13/how-coronavirus-and-covid-19-are-impacting-global-businesses-and-technologies/

Spanish Company Iberdrola Launches a New 1,200 MW Offshore Wind Energy Plan in the USA.

“Iberdrola, through Vineyard Wind, aspires to the development of a new marine wind power project in United States waters, this time in the State of Connecticut, for the development of up to 1,200 megawatts (MW).

Vineyard Wind, a 50% owned company by Avangrid – the US subsidiary of the Spanish group – and the Danish fund Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP), presented the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) its wind power project ‘Park City Wind ‘, which includes proposals for the development of 408 MW wind farm and options for 800 MW, 1,000 MW and 1,200 MW, which would be built in one of the two lease areas assigned to the company.

These lease areas are located south of Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket, in one of the areas with the strongest winds on the east coast of the country, and are not visible from any part of the Connecticut waterfront. “

Read all article and extract the benefits of this proposal to Connecticut and other coastal states in the USA.

Source: https://www.evwind.es/2019/10/01/iberdrola-launches-a-new-1200-mw-us-offshore-wind-energy-plan/71126

Equitable Access To Jobs, Education, Clean Water Key To US Sustainable Development / International Business Times

Despite being the largest economic power in the world, the United States is falling drastically short in fulfilling its commitment to reaching the United Nations’ sustainable development goals, or SDGs. Serving as a roadmap to a sustainable future, these 17 goals reflect each country’s responsibility to improving the livelihood of its citizens and the global community at large.

https://www.ibtimes.com/equitable-access-jobs-education-clean-water-key-us-sustainable-development-2781336

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