The development of so-called smart cities has become a priority for governments worldwide as the pace of urbanisation quickens. According to the United Nations, more than half of the world’s population now live in urban areas, and urbanisation is a major phenomenon in almost every country across the globe. ‘Smart’ is not simply about technology or better use of resources, but means integrated and efficient transport networks, efficient buildings, effective waste disposal and circular processing, as well as accessible and friendly public spaces.

17 avril 2019

The University of Luxembourg announced its participation in the University Blockchain Research Initiative, a multi-year, multi-million-euro research programme funded by Ripple, a provider of leading enterprise blockchain solutions for global payments.

17 avril 2019

Worldwide IT spending is projected to total $3.79 trillion in 2019, an increase of 1.1 per cent from 2018, according to the latest forecast by Gartner, Inc.

17 avril 2019

Dimension Data invites CXOs, IT Managers, and all who believe technology can accelerate their business to its Intelligent Network Summit to be held on 24th April 2019 at MUDAM. The event will take place from 9:30 am to 2 pm.

16 avril 2019

Scorechain has announced the launch of its new product of transaction tracking and AML software for cryptocurrencies: Scorechain Litecoin Analytics Platform. It is the first real-time comprehensive Anti-Money Laundering tool with deep analysis for Litecoin in the market. This new analytics tool will be showcased for the first time at the Paris Blockchain Week Summit on 16-17 April 2019.

15 avril 2019

On May 22nd, 2019, James Chou (Managing Director & CEO, Microsoft for Startups for Greater China, Japan & Korea, Chair of Technology and Innovation Committee of American Chamber of Commerce) will share his expertise and best practices at ICT Spring, during the AI/Digital Summit.

15 avril 2019

A new edition of the Pitch Your Startup competition will take place on May 21st, 2019, during ICT Spring. The Banque Internationale à Luxembourg (BIL), which is known for supporting local startups, will once again be one of the event's main partners and will offer 20,000€ to a startup based in Luxembourg.

12 avril 2019

Il y a pour la première fois un bouleversement dans le top de la liste annuelle des entreprises les plus innovantes du BCG. Dans l’étude mondiale de cette année portant sur 2.500 grands leaders de l’innovation, Apple, longtemps en tête du classement, occupe désormais la troisième place. Google (ou plutôt sa société mère, Alphabet) et Amazon grimpent respectivement sur la première et la deuxième marche du podium. Microsoft et Samsung complètent le top cinq.

11 avril 2019

Pierre Gramegna, ministre des Finances, s'est rendu à San Francisco et la Silicon Valley du 7 au 10 avril 2019 pour une mission financière axée sur la Fintech. Il a été accompagné d'une délégation composée de représentants du ministère des Finances, de Luxembourg for Finance (LFF) et du Luxembourg House of Financial Technology (LHoFT).

11 avril 2019

Microsoft et OpenClassrooms annoncent un partenariat pour former et préparer des étudiants aux métiers de l’intelligence artificielle (IA). Cette collaboration permettra à davantage d’étudiants d’accéder aux compétences recherchées en IA et de se qualifier pour des emplois techniques. Les employeurs pourront quant à eux faire appel aux meilleurs talents pour pourvoir les postes en pénurie.

11 avril 2019