Israel’s Ben-Gurion University sparks innovation from within, launching deep-tech Oazis accelerator

Christel Deskins

Yazamut360, the entrepreneurship center of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU), announces the launch of its Oazis Accelerator. Powered by IBM Alpha Zone, Oazis is an academy-based accelerator that leverages BGU’s advantages in technology and entrepreneurship to grow deep-tech startups. The accelerator program, which is managed by Michel Assayag, will […]

Covid crisis sparks innovation drive at UK banks

Christel Deskins

The Covid-19 crisis is spurring incumbent banks to shed costs and increase automation at speed, leading to surprising breakthroughs in agility and innovation nouse, according to a survey of 263 senior UK banking executives conducted by FT Focus on behalf of Appian. Fully 78% of banks have “proven more […]