Representatives of Vingroup Innovation Foundation and projects leaders at the sponsor signing ceremony. — Photo courtesy of Vingroup HÀ NỘI — Vingroup Innovation Foundation (VINIF) on Monday announced VNĐ124 billion (US$5.32 million) in investment for 20 science and technology projects. After six months of announcing funding for science and technology oriented projects, VINIF has selected the top 20 projects from nearly 200 registration documents. These are excellent and ground-breaking projects, bringing practical benefits in important areas such as big data, biomedical science, genetics, materials science, smart traffic, IoT, image recognition and natural language processing. Total funding for 20 projects is VNĐ124 billion, of which the highest level is VNĐ10 billion for one project. The funding is used to pay the salaries of project members, local and international experts; purchase of raw materials, materials and tools; … [Read more...] about Vingroup to support science and technology projects
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PRWeb Published 1:30 pm CDT, Friday, July 26, 2019 Photo: PRWeb Photo: PRWeb Image 1 of / 1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 Photo: PRWeb Tripp Lite’s New Display Solutions Make Messages Mobile 1 / 1 Back to Gallery Mobile Carts, Workstations and Video Walls Join Robust Product Line CHICAGO (PRWEB) July 26, 2019 Tripp Lite, a global manufacturer of power protection and connectivity solutions, makes it convenient to bring video presentations to audiences, set up all-in-one mobile workstations and create functional video walls for digital signage. The new mobile display solutions complement Tripp Lite’s already robust offering of wall and desk mounts. According to a report by … [Read more...] about Tripp Lite’s New Display Solutions Make Messages Mobile
Dr Hồ Ngọc Anh Vũ of Mỹ Đức Hospital in HCM City. Photo courtesy of the hospital Dr Hồ Ngọc Anh Vũ of Mỹ Đức Hospital in HCM City won the Best Oral Presentation Award for his outstanding research at the 9th Congress of the Asia Pacific Initiative on Reproduction (ASPIRE 2019) organised by the Asia Pacific Initiative on Reproduction and the Hong Kong Society for Reproductive Medicine held from May 2-5 in Hong Kong. Gia Lộc spoke with Vũ about his research and the status of reproductive medicine in Việt Nam. Inner Sanctum: Can you tell us about your research? Our study compared the effectiveness and safety of in vitro maturation (IVM) of oocytes versus in vitro fertilization (IVF) in women with a high antral follicle count (AFC). My colleagues at the hospital and I conducted the research. This was the largest … [Read more...] about Couples benefit from new fertility treatment
There are tremendous gains waiting for enterprises just a little way down the road of innovation Photo: Dung Minh Realising the huge demand for cutting-edge technology and research and development (R&D) to improve most manufacturing and business activities, Vietnamese conglomerate Vingroup emerged as the first private business to set up its own artificial intelligence (AI) research institute, VinAI Research. VinAI Research is managed by Vingroup’s software arm VinTech, which specialises in developing AI products, software programmes, and new-generation materials, and is headed by Dr Bui Hai Hung, one of the world’s leading AI researchers and a staff research scientist for Google’s DeepMind AI project. VinAI Research is tasked with studying fundamental scientific issues in AI that involve machine learning, deep learning, and the application of algorithms in a variety of areas, such as processing and understanding images, videos, languages, human voice, and user … [Read more...] about Adopt and overcome
Corn plants grow in soil samples from farms at Pivot Bio in Berkeley, Calif., on Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018. Pivot Bio is a synthetic biology company working on nitrogen-producing microbes. Instead of fertilizer, Pivot Bio designs and introduces nitrogen-producing bacteria into soils where crops are growing. The company’s goal is to reduce fertilizer dependence. (Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group) Strain optimization team lead Bilge Ozaydin works at her station while working at Pivot Bio in Berkeley, Calif., on Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018. Ozaydin is in the process of microbial remodeling to fine tune when the nitrogen fixation genes are turned on and off. Pivot Bio is a synthetic biology company working on nitrogen-producing microbes. Instead of fertilizer, Pivot Bio designs and introduces nitrogen-producing bacteria into soils where crops are growing. The company’s goal is to reduce fertilizer dependence. (Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group) Strain … [Read more...] about Berkeley’s designer bacteria: The end of fertilizer?