by Mrinal Gokhale, MSI Data
The AHR Exposition in Chicago, Ill. was a success, with more than 2,000 companies exhibiting innovative HVAC solutions. At AHR, the American Society of Heating Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) observed that boosting HVAC energy-efficiency is a key focus both last year and the comping years.
The saying “nothing worth having comes easy” truly applies to the manufacturing industry this year. Manufacturers have windows of opportunities in 2017. But with every opportunity comes a hurdle to jump. For years, technology has been a profit booster (and challenge to implement), and will keep evolving. And with the Internet of Things (IoT) disrupting the industry, there may come a day where manufacturers must use connected machines just to survive in the market.
by Mrinal Gokhale diversity, medical school, medicine With a shortage of minorities in the medical field, it's no wonder the perception is that most doctors are white. However, the University of Virginia (UVA) School of Medicine is working to address this disparity one program at a time - and has been seeing results.