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2014-09-10 23:00:50

Innovation Enterprise are delighted to be hosting the Open Innovation Summit, taking place at the Four Seasons Hotel, in Chicago on October 30 & 31. Over 150 senior innovation executives will attend to share best practices and forge new business partnerships. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 Since Henry Chesbrough coined the phrase, open innovation has been one of the key initiatives that businesses have been pursuing, allowing them to further enhance their innovation processes....

2014-04-01 00:21:57

BOSTON, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), which collaborated with Kid Risk, Inc. to use analytics and operations research to combat the remaining pockets of polio around the world, tonight won the 2014 Franz Edelman Award for Achievement in Operations Research and the Management Sciences at a banquet sponsored by the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS) in Boston. Dr. Bruce Aylward, World...

2013-11-14 23:28:46

Accelare's Capability Manager Software provides business and enterprise architects with an inexpensive, easy to use, and visually compelling tool to build and reuse business capability models, develop capability performance heat maps, and link related resources and content to capability models for easy access and use by others. Boston MA (PRWEB) November 14, 2013 Accelare, a leader in the use of Business Architecture and Capability-based planning methods and tools to align...

2013-10-15 20:45:22

Public administrators draw on a number of different sources to inform their work including the news, blogs, podcasts, etc. But why aren't they drawing on scholarly research from published academics as a key resource and what can scholars themselves do about it? More than they might think, suggests new research. A new article published in State and Local Government Review (a SAGE Journal) outlines how to conduct and disseminate academic research that is relevant, collaborative, and...

2013-08-06 23:21:09

Board chartered with promoting professional certification to improve the scientific process of transforming big data into insight for better decision making. Catonsville, MD (PRWEB) August 06, 2013 The Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS®) – the largest professional society in the world for professionals in the fields of analytics, operations research (O.R.) and management science – today announced the appointment of a number of reputable...

2013-04-18 21:43:21

Carnegie Mellon and Lahore University research project goes viral A silly telephone game that became a viral phenomenon in Pakistan has demonstrated some serious potential for teaching poorly educated people about automated voice services and provided a new tool for them to learn about jobs, say researchers at Carnegie Mellon University and Pakistan's Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS). The game, called Polly, is simplicity itself: a caller records a message and Polly adds...


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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'