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New DSCI White Paper “Algorithm Council: The Missing Management Piece for Today’s Companies”

  Companies that are faster and smarter at developing and managing proprietary algorithms are going to be more competitive and positioned to win. Fueled by emerging technologies, including artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML) and the Internet of Things (IoT), supply chain leaders across the world are racing to harness this data and build algorithms… Read more

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Are You Fit for Blockchain?

Blockchain is getting the attention of digital supply chain leaders everywhere. The technology has been described as a game changer that will maximize supply chain efficiency, security and transparency.   You may not subscribe to all the hype proclaiming blockchain as the single biggest thing since the Internet, but there is no disputing the technology… Read more

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Global CEOs Launch Cyber Readiness Program, Empower SMBs to Improve Cybersecurity

  The Cyber Readiness Institute (CRI) today announced the launch of the Cyber Readiness Program, backed by global enterprise leaders, to educate and equip small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) with tools and resources to address four primary cybersecurity issues: authentication, phishing, patching, and USB use. The Program focuses on embedding basic cyber policies and processes… Read more

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Disrupt Africa: Apply now for cohort 2 of African Women Entrepreneurship Cooperative

BY GABRIELLA MULLIGAN   US-based non-profit the Centre for Global Enterprise (CGE) has opened applications to the second edition of its African Women Entrepreneurship Cooperative (AWEC) business development programme, supporting female entrepreneurs born and doing business in Africa.   Disrupt Africa reported in February GCE launched the 12-month AWEC programme, which aims to build a… Read more

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The African Women Entrepreneurship Cooperative Calls for Applicants

  New York, NY, November 28, 2018: The Center for Global Enterprise (CGE), a nonprofit, nonpartisan research institute, today announced that its program, the African Women Entrepreneurship Cooperative (AWEC), will begin accepting applications on December 5, 2018 for its second cohort.   AWEC is a one-of-a-kind, high-touch, 12-month business and management development learning program. AWEC… Read more

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How business leaders of the world can unite to end the trade war if the US and China are not up to the task

The ongoing  US-China trade war  bodes poorly for global economic growth. There are steps we can take to prevent the current tit-for-tat escalation from becoming a full-blown cancer that sickens the global economy – but action and leadership is needed, and fast. Otherwise, the governments of the world’s two largest economies risk badly draining global growth.   The… Read more

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The Golden Age of Algorithms

  Most people don’t use the word algorithm every day. Many think it refers to lines of code or the latest Diplo beat. Yet, algorithms are ubiquitous and there is an increasing urgency of action around them.   Almost every company in the world realizes the importance of developing algorithms that help them run their business. Algorithms… Read more

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Digital Supply Chain: Catalyst to Increase Revenue and Exceed Customer Expectations (A perspective from SAP)

Delighting customers might not be the first thing that comes to mind when thinking about successful supply chain management, which historically has focused on high efficiency and lower costs. But in a digital world — where everything is happening in real time and ideally with high transparency in all process steps — the supply chain has… Read more