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Archives for January 17, 2022

From Innsbruck 2012 to Lausanne 2020 – ten years of building Winter Youth Olympic Games legacy

13 Jan 2022 – The first Winter Youth Olympic Games (YOG) were held 10 years ago in Innsbruck, Austria, from 13 to 22 January 2012. The legacy of these games still echoes strongly in Austria, but also inspired great efforts from subsequent hosts of this event – Lillehammer 2016 and Lausanne 2020. Innsbruck 2012: One hundred sporting events, […]

Kia supports Australian Open 2022 with official tournament vehicles and opening of Kia Arena

Kia to continue longstanding partnership with Australian Open as the Major Partner since 2002 Kia to supply 130 vehicles for efficient, comfortable and safe tournament operation for players, match officials and VIPs ‘Aces for Oceans’ digital campaign to raise awareness of the ocean plastic crisis and Kia’s innovative approach to sustainability 5,000-seat capacity ‘Kia Arena’ […]

How Simulytic is using simulation to analyse the impact & safety of autonomous driving

Simulytic, is a newly launched in-house start-up run by Germany’s Siemens. It is focused on accelerating autonomous mobility deployment at scale. It uses simulation to create insight into the impact and safety of autonomous driving.  It supports customers, such as insurance companies, by helping them understand the risk potentials from increasingly automated road traffic so […]

A record−breaking 2021 for Automobili Lamborghini − The company recorded its best year ever, with 8,405 cars delivered

Sant’Agata Bolognese, January 12, 2022 – Automobili Lamborghini ended 2021 with a remarkable all-time record: 8,405 cars were delivered worldwide, making it the company’s best year ever on that front. Sales were up by 13% on 2020 due to a targeted and monitored growth strategy. Stephan Winkelmann, Chairman and CEO of Automobili Lamborghini, commented: “This record has provided confirmation of four […]

SEAT S.A. closes 2021 with sales up 10.3%, but falls short of pre-pandemic levels due to semiconductor crisis

CUPRA tripled sales, driven by success of the Formentor, reaching almost 80,000 cars Sales of electrified vehicles increased fourfold, from 14,700 to 60,600 cars The shortage of semiconductors prevented a full recovery in manufacturing volume following a challenging year Demand for both SEAT and CUPRA brands has returned to pre-COVID record figures Martorell, 11/01/2022. SEAT S.A. […]

Bespoke artworks

Bespoke artworks from seven Olympian artists lead digital programme for Olympic Agora 2 Jan 2022 – Following on from the inaugural Olympic Agora Tokyo 2020, and in the run-up to the Olympic Winter Games Beijing 2022, the Olympic Foundation for Culture and Heritage (OFCH) presents the second edition of the Olympic Agora. The programme features seven creative Olympians […]

Olympians and Paralympians call

Olympians and Paralympians call on world leaders to ensure equitable access to COVID−19 vaccines 11 Jan 2022. In a video produced by the International Olympic Committee (IOC), athletes are calling on world leaders and decision-makers to ensure free and equitable access to COVID-19 vaccines. The call comes a few weeks before the start of the Olympic […]

The all−new Niro

The all−new Niro embodies Kia’s commitment to a sustainable future The next-generation Kia Niro combines innovation and high-tech user convenience to deliver a step change in sustainable mobility Bold and stylish exterior design effortlessly merges sleek aerodynamic surfaces with daring character features Spacious and minimalist interior is infused with premium and sustainable materials for an […]

Beijing 2022 spectator policy finalised

17 Jan 2022 – The Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games Beijing 2022 spectator policy was announced today. Given the current situation of the COVID-19 pandemic, in order to ensure the safety of all participants and spectators, it has been decided that tickets should not be sold anymore but be part of an adapted programme that will invite […]

Is Bitcoin bad for the Environment? An Interview with Robin Barrow

Cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin are being mined with dirty energy sources; to offset the carbon emissions of Bitcoin mining, we should be using renewable energy. Microsoft, Naomi Campbell, GoDaddy – who is Robin Barrow? 23 years ago is when Robin started his creative career in the UK as a designer for a local newspaper company. Robin […]