Minnesota Tech & Science
One Spot To Exhibit at BOMA Minneapolis Resource Fair
16 03 2018
MINNEAPOLIS – One Spot will be a featured exhibitor at the annual Building Owners and Managers Association’s (BOMA) Minneapolis Resource Fair on Tuesday, March 20. The Resource Fair will take place at the Minneapolis Convention Center from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., with a continuing education session taking place in the first hour.
One Spot will be exhibiting at booth #10. The sales and marketing team will be introducing the Minneapolis commercial real estate community to the new property management software platform. Committed to a user-centered design process, the One Spot team utilized customer feedback from a series of pilot programs throughout 2017 to drive the development and functionality of the software. The team believes this approach will lead to faster adoption and implementation and a more valuable end product. Ultimately, One Spot will increase the effectiveness of planning, budgeting and team collaboration on daily jobs for commercial property and facility management teams.
Greatest Hits Volume Three: xTuple Comes Alive
16 03 2018
xTuple’s Greatest Hits Volume Three: xTuple Comes Alive!
How can the company take this to the next level, to 11 perhaps? If we need that extra push over the cliff?
NORFOLK, Va. March 16, 2018
Just released! Representing the company’s latest product development lustrum from 2013 to 2018, xTuple's third "greatest hits" album (GHV3) is a best-of collection of the most well-regarded and highest-rated features — developed in partnership with an engaged global customer and community base.
Back in March 2008, the dull and dreary world of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software was rocked by a breathtaking new concept — major enhancements to a business management software designed and contributed by the actual users. Thus was born the first collection of "xTuple's Greatest Hits" — 13 features that launched the upstart ERP vendor on a rocket ship up the charts.
In February 2013 — five years later — lightning struck twice. "xTuple's Greatest Hits, Volume 2"...
Ready for the Future: Futurist to Speak on Emerging Trends Impacting Heating, Cooling, and Refrigeration
15 03 2018
Award-winning author and international futurist Simon J. Anderson will be in Florida on April 5th to share his insights with Carrier Factory Authorized Dealers
Press Release - updated: Mar 15, 2018 17:00 CDT
Howey-in-the-Hills, FL, March 15, 2018 - International keynote speaker, award-winning author, and emerging trends and technologies consultant Simon J. Anderson will share his insights on the near-future possibilities for the heating, cooling, and refrigeration industry at the Carrier Enterprise Factory Authorized Dealer meeting in Howey-in-the-Hills, FL on April 5th.
In his closing keynote presentation, Anderson will bring attention to how emerging trends and new technological advancements are creating exciting opportunities for those working in the HVAC industry, but might also present some unexpected challenges. For example, how are "Digital Natives" (those raised with the internet and mobile devices) changing how we buy and sell? How...
OATI and USA Microgrids Presenting Sponsors at CERTs Conference
15 03 2018
MINNEAPOLIS March 15, 2018
OATI and USA Microgrids are pleased to announce their involvement as presenting sponsors for the Clean Energy Resource Teams (CERTs) Conference, March 28 - 29, 2018 in St. Cloud, MN. The conference agenda includes one day of conference and a half day of workshop, plus exhibits and networking.
As a presenting sponsor, OATI and USA Microgrids will both speak and demo our Grid 4.0™ system, Microgrids/DERs, and showcase our EV charge station network and management solution.
During the conference’s Welcome and Kickoff, Mary Brown, Senior Executive Vice President and General Counsel of OATI, will present examples of successful projects from around the country and discuss how OATI can help Minnesota be just as successful. David Heim, Associate Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer at USA Microgrids, will speak during the “Charging Ahead with Energy Storage in Minnesota” session on Wednesday afternoon, focusing particularly on the OATI Microgrid Technology...
Pro Boxing Returns to the Minneapolis Armory
15 03 2018
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“We’re thrilled to be part of a historic event that returns boxing to its local roots,”
MINNEAPOLIS March 15, 2018
The newly renovated Minneapolis Armory, a historic downtown gem with a deep and rich tradition in the fight game, returns to its boxing roots on Friday, April 13, with a nationally televised show featuring Minneapolis native and world-ranked welterweight contender Jamal “Shango” James, Warriors Boxing, TGB Promotions and Armory Entertainment said today.
James, who sports a dazzling 22-1 professional record, will take on Abel Ramos in a welterweight showdown. James returns to his home state after taking his show on the road in recent bouts.
It’s also a big homecoming for the Armory, which will host a professional boxing show for the first time in 45 years.
A hotbed of professional and amateur boxing from the 1930s to the 1970s, the Armory hosted scores of memorable fight cards featuring some of the sport’s top...
3M and Nobel Media Bring Prestigious Nobel Prize Inspiration Initiative to Minnesota
15 03 2018
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Working together to inspire students and the next generation of scientists, 3M and Nobel Media are bringing Nobel Laureates to Minnesota for a series of dynamic events, April 25-26, as part of the Nobel Prize Inspiration Initiative.
“This unique and prestigious event is all about collaborating to solve current problems and the challenges we will face in the future,” said John Banovetz, 3M Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer. “We are privileged to welcome three Nobel Laureates to Minnesota to inspire the problem solvers of today and tomorrow.”
Dr. Mario Molina, Nobel Laureate in Chemistry 1995, will engage with more than a thousand students and researchers during the two-day event, through lectures, discussion panels and Q&A sessions held at the University of Minnesota, the Science Museum of Minnesota and 3M. On the afternoon of April 25, he will be joined by Nobel Laureates Elizabeth Blackburn and David Gross to discuss the...
Dr. Kent Crossley joins Ondine Biomedical's Medical Advisory Board
14 03 2018
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 14, 2018 -- Ondine Biomedical Inc. announces the appointment of Dr. Kent Crossley as member of Ondine's Advisory Board. Dr. Crossley is currently the Chief of Staff of the Minneapolis Veterans Affairs (VA) Health Care System. As Chief of Staff, Dr. Crossley's responsibilities include providing operational oversight of three major missions: patient care, education and research.
Dr. Crossley has worked as practicing infectious disease specialist since the 1970's. He has held the rank of Professor of Medicine at the University of Minnesota since 1987 and has been an active medical educator and researcher throughout his professional career. He has authored over 130 papers and holds two US patents. Dr. Crossley was the Chief of the Infectious Diseases Section at Fitzsimons Army Medical Center from 1973 – 1975. He was Chief of Infectious Diseases (1975 – 1996), Acting Chief of Medicine (1988 –1990),...
Image Sensing Systems Announces 2017 Fourth Quarter and Full-Year Financial Results
14 03 2018
SAINT PAUL, Minn., March 14, 2018 -- Image Sensing Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISNS) today announced results for its fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2017.Fourth Quarter 2017 Financial HighlightsFourth quarter royalties were $2.6 million, an increase of 60 percent from the same period in the prior year.Fourth quarter product sales were $1.7 million, an increase of 43 percent from the same period in the prior year.Operating expenses totaled $2.7 million in the fourth quarter of 2017, an increase of 25 percent from the prior year period. Capitalized software costs in the fourth quarter were $181,000 compared to $43,000 in the prior year period.Net income for the fourth quarter of 2017 totaled $688,000, a $1.4 million increase from the same period in the prior year.Cash balance increased to $3.2 million, up from $2.8 million at the end of the third quarter of 2017.2017 Full Year Financial Highlights2017 royalties were...
Image Sensing Systems Announces Resignation of Richard Ehrich and Names Todd Slawson as Interim CFO
14 03 2018
ST. PAUL, Minn., March 14, 2018 -- Image Sensing Systems, Inc. (“ISS”) (NASDAQ:ISNS) today announced that Richard Ehrich has resigned as its Chief Financial Officer. The Board of Directors has appointed Todd Slawson as Interim Chief Financial Officer.“I’d like to thank Rich for his many contributions to Image Sensing Systems,” said Andrew Berger, ISS Executive Chairman. “Rich originally expressed a desire to resign following his relocation to Colorado Springs, Colorado with his family. We were able to convince him to stay onboard, as we knew he would be influential in instituting changes needed at the Company, including rightsizing certain fixed costs and transitioning the Company to a new auditor. In addition, Rich helped to implement an increase in financial discipline at the Company, allowing Image Sensing to once again be a profitable company. With Rich’s assistance, we have realized a number of significant objectives, including the conclusion of...
OATI Maintains WebTrust Compliance for Sixth Consecutive Year
14 03 2018
Minneapolis, MN March 14, 2018
OATI has successfully completed its sixth consecutive audit of OATI webCARES WebTrust for Certification Authorities. The audit was based upon the CPA Canada Trust Services Principles and Criteria for Certification Authorities Version 2.0 (WebTrust for Certification Authorities Principles and Criteria) (“WebTrust Standards”) and the WebTrust Principles and Criteria for Certification Authorities - SSL Baseline with Network Security v2.2.
The WebTrust standards establish security and process control best practices applicable to Certificate Authorities and are intended to ensure confidence in e-commerce transactions as well as PKI technology. The WebTrust seals, illustrating evidence of OATI’s compliance with the WebTrust standards, appear on the OATI webCARES site and allow users of OATI webCARES to be confident that OATI webCARES follows best practices applicable to Certificate Authorities.
“It is imperative to maintain the highest levels of cyber...
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