New Hyundai Motor Group Innovation Center in Singapore to Transform Customer Experience through Future Mobility R&D

  • Construction begins with virtual groundbreaking ceremony attended by Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, South Korea’s Industry Minister Sung Yun-mo, and Hyundai Motor Group Executive Vice Chairman Euisun Chung
  • HMGICS to serve as an innovation center for future mobility studies
  • Construction due to be completed by the end of 2022
  • Center to lead paradigm shift in mobility value chain, spanning the entire lifecycle of vehicles
  • Small-scale manufacturing capabilities focused on EVs to test a customer-centered manufacturing platform
  • HMGICS to explore new business concepts, including battery-as-a-service

SEOUL, South Korea and SINGAPORE, Oct. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Hyundai Motor Group (the Group) celebrated the groundbreaking announcement of the Hyundai Motor Group Innovation Center in Singapore (HMGICS) with a virtual ceremony today. The center will act as an open innovation lab for the Group’s future mobility research and development, with the aim of revolutionizing the future mobility value chain.

“HMGICS is a major

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How Killer Mike’s Greenwood Will Transform Banking For Black And Latinx Communities

Killer Mike has always stepped up to the plate to uplift Black businesses, specifically in building a Black economy that will cultivate and empower the community. 

He co-owns two shops, Graffitis Swag Shop and The SWAG Shop, in Atlanta and his Netflix
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series Trigger Warning With Killer Mike focused on different socio-political matters, including race, sovereignty, white gang privilege and new ideologies surrounding religion and a “New America.”

Most recently, the rapper-activist announced that he was teaming up with Bounce TV founder Ryan Glover to launch Greenwood, a Black-owned and operated digital banking platform. The banking service, which includes leadership from former Atlanta Mayor Andrew Young, aims at providing an accessible way to support Black-owned banks and

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With $300 Million In New Funding, Zymergen Aims To Sustainably Transform The $3 Trillion Chemical And Materials Industry

By making better, greener alternatives to petrochemistry, Zymergen sees a huge economic and environmental opportunity

As the smoke from a dozen wildfires darkened San Francisco, Josh Hoffman took his two children outside to see the surreal morning sky. It looked like a dystopian scene from Blade Runner 2049.

“My kids were scared because the sun never rose, and when it did it looked like a dying planet,” says the CEO of Zymergen, a biomanufacturing company. In the apocalyptic skies, Hoffman saw the end of times that so many warn about if we don’t get a handle on climate

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Transform Materials Signs Technology License Agreement with DSM Nutritional Products

RIVIERA BEACH, Fla., Oct. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Transform Materials, a sustainable chemical company that uses microwave plasma technology to convert natural gas into acetylene and hydrogen, has signed a global licensing agreement with DSM Nutritional Products Ltd. Under this agreement, DSM will use the patented Transform technology to produce certain vitamins, carotenoids, and nutritional ingredients, with Transform providing technical support to ensure success of the integration.

Transform has developed a highly selective, cost-effective, net-carbon-negative process that converts the methane in natural gas into high-value products suitable for direct use or downstream reactions.

“We transform methane into acetylene and hydrogen, critical precursors for the synthesis of high-value chemical end products, without using traditional techniques that form carbon dioxide. That means we can meet important future needs of the chemical industry without creating harmful greenhouse gases,” said David Soane Ph.D., CEO of Transform Materials. “An important benefit of our technology

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IQHQ Completes Acquisition, Breaks Ground on Iconic Development to Transform San Diego’s Waterfront into a Life Science Hub

The Research and Development District will capture the innovative spirit of San Diego and enhance the experience of working in life sciences with a premier, urban, mixed-use waterfront campus including laboratory, office and retail space

IQHQ, Inc., a premier life sciences real estate development company, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of an iconic development site along San Diego’s waterfront. In addition, IQHQ introduced a new brand to capture the significance of the site – the San Diego Research and Development District (The RaDD) – and announced the start of construction.

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IQHQ’s Research and Development District (The RaDD) is situated on more than eight acres – representing the largest urban commercial waterfront site along California’s Pacific coast. (Photo: Business Wire)

“San Diego has some of the brightest minds and innovative companies that have made our region a

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