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NEXT: Virtual Reality and the Future of the Arts

David Staley David Staley NEXT: Virtual Reality and the Future of the Arts

I have a friend who recently confided in me—somewhat sheepishly—that she had spent $50 on a virtual concert ticket for her favorite band, Blackberry Smoke. She worried that others might judge her for such a seemingly extravagant purchase for what amounted to a live stream of a concert. (I should note that the $50 also got […]

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Dublin’s T-Cetra on Pandemic Transitions, Praise for State TechCred Program

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Dublin’s T-Cetra on Pandemic Transitions, Praise for State TechCred Program

Updated 10/5 at 4:00 p.m.: A previous version of this article incorrectly stated COVID-19 related donations were sourced to the staff of Ohio’s Lieutenant Governor, not Ohio Attorney General David Yost. Over 12 years ago, a startup called T-Cetra set out to disrupt the wireless industry, after witnessing wireless retailers struggle with automating carrier payments. […]

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NEXT: Seeing the Unforeseen Effects of Technology

David Staley David Staley NEXT: Seeing the Unforeseen Effects of Technology

Why are some future effects of technology “unforeseen,” and is there anything that can be done to prevent this?  A recent white paper from the consulting firm McKinsey explored the future of the “Bio Revolution.” Their analysis anticipated that the leading sectors in biotech over the next decade would include biomolecules, meaning the engineering of […]

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Columbus Foundation Announces Fund to Address Broadband Access

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Columbus Foundation Announces Fund to Address Broadband Access

Between more time spent at home and school, and work and methods of entertainment increasingly taking place online, the coronavirus pandemic has seen a renewed interest in the state of internet access in both urban and rural communities. With several Central Ohio school districts unveiling plans for fully remote or hybrid education models in the fall, […]

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Local Entrepreneur Celebrates Juneteenth with Release of Black-Owned Business App

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Local Entrepreneur Celebrates Juneteenth with Release of Black-Owned Business App

Shaundretta House Boykins was raised in an entrepreneurial household, with two grandparents who were entrepreneurs themselves. So even though she started her career in financial services, she says, “I have always had a love and a respect for business owners, because it takes courage, it takes tough skin.” After 20 years in the financial sector, […]

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Women in Analytics Conference 2020

  Women in Analytics Conference 2020

An Analytics Conference. Featuring Women. For Everyone. The mission of Women in Analytics is to provide visibility to the women making an impact in the analytics space and provide a platform for them to lead the conversations around the advancements of analytical research, development, and application. WIA brings together professionals, entrepreneurs, and academia to discuss […]

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Women in Analytics Conference 2020

  Women in Analytics Conference 2020

An Analytics Conference. Featuring Women. For Everyone. The mission of Women in Analytics is to provide visibility to the women making an impact in the analytics space and provide a platform for them to lead the conversations around the advancements of analytical research, development, and application. WIA brings together professionals, entrepreneurs, and academia to discuss […]

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