AGC develops digital twin technology for glass melting process and begins operational verification in floating furnaces

AGC Inc. (AGC; HQ: Tokyo; President: Yoshinori Hirai), a leading global producer of glass, chemicals and high-tech materials, has developed the CADTANK Online Computation and Optimization Assistant (COCOA) as a digital twin technology 1 for the glass melting process that integrates an online simulator 2 with a digital prototype tool 3 . Full-scale operational testing … Read more

AGC develops digital twin technology for glass melting process and begins operational verification in floating furnaces

AGC Inc. (AGC; HQ: Tokyo; President: Yoshinori Hirai), a leading global producer of glass, chemicals and high-tech materials, has developed the CADTANK Online Computation and Optimization Assistant (COCOA) as a digital twin technology 1 for the glass melting process that integrates an online simulator 2 with a digital prototype tool 3 . Full-scale operational testing … Read more

How digital dual technology can be used in the insurance industry

How digital dual technology can be used in the insurance industry Digital Twin technology has been around for decades. The concept is believed to have originated with NASA when simulations were conducted for the return of the Apollo 13 astronauts. Gartner defines a digital twin as a digital representation of a real-world object or system. … Read more

Opinion: How big tech’s entry into healthcare can make you money

CES 2023 marked a “Back to Normal” for the annual tech event. With more than 100,000 back in Las Vegas, it felt like the CES of yesteryear, but for healthcare and digital health technology, everything was new. With several megatrends taking the spotlight at this year’s show, including automotive, devices and the metaverse, healthcare-focused tech … Read more

ChatGPT3 — Let the Generative AI Revolution Begin

WILSHIRE, ENGLAND – JUNE 21: Revelers watch the sunrise over Stonehenge during celebrations Getty Images ChatGPT3 became the latest Internet sensation last year when it allowed users to generate text and answer complex questions in a way that seemed almost human. But beyond the power of ChatGPT3, the technology’s main impact—generative AI—on business is just … Read more

Mental health in a digitized workplace

Digital technologies in the workplaceNegative impacts of digital workPositive impacts of digital workThe future of digital workReferences More information The use of digital technologies in the workplace can have significant positive and negative impacts on employees’ mental well-being and job satisfaction. As digital work becomes more common, employers may need to introduce new work practices … Read more

To get through the current turbulence, we need to support our small businesses – POLITICO

For Europe to prosper, small businesses must thrive. The key message of the European Commission’s SME Support Package epitomizes the importance of small businesses to the health of the region’s economy. This is not surprising given that they form 99.8 percent of all businesses in the EU – which means 25 million businesses and almost … Read more

Healthcare organizations are finding new uses for virtual health technology

The virtual health revolution has prevailed over the past few years, particularly fueled by generation-changing events such as the Covid-19 pandemic. Now, more than ever, healthcare leaders, organizations and policymakers are seeing the value of virtual health, both in terms of convenience and patient experience, and in terms of the cost savings that virtual healthcare … Read more

Healthcare organizations are finding new uses for virtual health technology

The virtual health revolution has prevailed over the past few years, particularly fueled by generation-changing events such as the Covid-19 pandemic. Now, more than ever, healthcare leaders, organizations and policymakers are seeing the value of virtual health, both in terms of convenience and patient experience, and in terms of the cost savings that virtual healthcare … Read more

JP Morgan is betting big on the future of healthcare

JP Morgan is a cornerstone financial institution with investments and interests in all sectors around the world. In healthcare, the company made headlines just a few years ago with its innovative partnership with Amazon and Berkshire Hathaway to launch Haven, a joint venture to optimize healthcare costs and the patient care experience. Renowned surgeon and … Read more