Waymo marks one year of driverless vehicles with expanded service, JDA Software expands into a new, state-of-the-art facility, NASA awards PADT a $755,000 Phase II STTR Research Grant, APS names first female chief nuclear officer for Palo Verde Generating Station, Indecomm Digital Services has acquired Avantica Technologies, Swiftpage Act LLC names new CEO, and more.
Benchmark partners with all types of space technology companies, from bold new startups to industry mainstays like NASA-JPL, to provide miniaturization solutions for challenging space applications.
U.S. News and World Report recently highlighted ASU as one of 10 environmentally friendly college campuses, citing the university’s Carbon Project, which helps reduce carbon emissions on campuses, and ASU’s Fair Trade designation, which encourages vendors to use products that are produced with fair labor practices and environmental protections.
Six IT startups dominated the 10 winners announced for the Arizona Commerce Authority’s Fall 2019 Innovation Challenge and Botco.ai Inc. was one of them. Botco.ai is a conversational marketing platform enabling meaningful and intelligent conversations between businesses and their customers.
The acquisition fits well with the company’s nearshore growth strategy to provide the advantages of geographical proximity, cultural affinity and world-class software engineering talent to its North American clients.
Tucson-based Barker Contracting, Inc., an ENR Southwest Top Contractor, has announced three key leadership appointments effective immediately: Megan Magee, Riley Rasmussen and Brian Lepker.
It’s been one year that Waymo launched its public, self-driving Waymo One vehicle service in metro Phoenix, the first company in the world to do so. Mountain View, California-based Waymo LLC marked the day by expanding its commercial ride-hailing service to more East Valley riders through a new iOS app launch.
TechTalk enews provides a monthly round-up of member updates, technological advancements, milestones and awards, industry news, and featured content on the Council’s annual sponsors. Check out what’s happening in the Council’s November issue of TechTalk!
Modular Mining CEO reflects on 40 years in the mining industry, seven AI predictions for 2020 from JDA Software, fintech startup Verdigris Holding launches program aimed at ‘unbanked’ individuals, University of Arizona is driving the local tech startup community like never before, PADT named as a Top Private Company by Arizona Corporate Excellence Awards, and more.
ASU’s leadership and innovation continues to define tomorrow’s energy solutions. The university’s capacity for collaboration warrants the nation’s investment in the vision for solving the energy needs of the future.