ERT Appoints New Vice President of Project Management
PHILADELPHIA, July 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ERT (Nasdaq: ERES ), a leading provider of centralized ECG and eClinical technology, ePRO, and other services to the biopharmaceutical, medical device, and related industries, announced the appointment of a new Vice President of Projec...
GeneNews to conduct joint project funded by MYR 5 million grant from Malaysian government
- Malaysian Ministry of Health provides grant to develop blood-based
diagnostic tests for liver cancer, Hepatitis B and nasopharyngeal
TORONTO, April 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - GeneNews Limited (TSX: GEN), a company focused on developing blood-based biomarker tests for...
NFGC Conducts Multi-Institutional Research Project in Ovarian Cancer
$500,000 will be invested in the first phase of this personalized medicine initiative
TAMPA, Fla., April 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Functional Genomics Center , funded through an assistance agreement that is awarded and administered by the U.S. Army Medical Research & Materiel...
VirtualScopics' Project Balance Exceeds a Record $31 Million
Over 120% increase compared to prior year
ROCHESTER, N.Y., April 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- VirtualScopics, Inc. (Nasdaq: VSCP ), a leading provider of quantitative imaging for clinical trials, today announced that its project
balance (the amount remaining to be recognized from its active ...
Shire's Project Playground Gives Boost to Philadelphia
PHILADELPHIA, March 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter hailed Shire's Project
Playground as a model of city-private partnership on Friday before more than one hundred children, parents and teachers from the Feltonville neighborhood at a community celebration for the $165,000 play...
Enerkem announces plans to enter the United States with next-generation biofuels project in Mississippi Project
will allow the recycling and conversion of 60% of Three Rivers
region's waste material
MONTREAL, March 19 /PRNewswire/ - Enerkem Inc., a leading advanced biofuels and green chemicals technology company, today announced its plans to build and operate a second-generation biofuels prod...
China Biologic Products' High-Purity Human Albumin Research and Development Project to be Listed in the National Torch Plan
TAIAN CITY, Shandong, China, Feb. 13 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China
Biologic Products, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CBPO) ("China Biologic" or the
"Company"), one of the leading plasma-based pharmaceutical companies in the
People's Republic of China ("PRC"), today announced that one of its ...
African Ancestry, Educators, Identity Experts Launch DNA Education Project during Historic Black History Month; 7th Graders Score High on Ultimate Self Test
This Black History Month is like none other. To mark the observance, African Ancestry, Educators & Identity Experts launch Ancestry Education Project
to promote science education, achievement motivation and positive psychological development among the nation's young people.
Spring Point Project Welcomes Second Generation 'Medical-Grade' Piglets
Award recognizes biotechnological advancements on the path to cure diabetes with cells from pigs
MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- A population of high-health
'medical- grade' pigs may be the missing link for the diabetes cure. By
raising premier source pigs in a bios...
DIA Co-located Conference to Examine Outsourcing and Project Management Best Practices
The Drug Information Association (DIA) will host two co-located conferences from October 23-24 in Washington DC.
Horsham, PA (PRWEB) September 30, 2008 -- The http://www.diahome.org/ [Drug Information Association (DIA)] will host two co-located conferences from October ...
Integrated Project Management Named to "Inc. 5000" for Second Year : One of the Top 100 Fastest-Growing Companies in Chicago Area
Management Company, Inc. (IPM) today announced it was named to Inc. magazine’s annual list of the 5,000 fastest-growing private companies nationwide for a second consecutive year. The firm provides onsite project
management services to a broad range of industries, helping...
Spring Point Project Gains Support of Lions Clubs
Within a year and a half, cells from pigs are to be used in clinical trials on a path to finally cure diabetes
MINNEAPOLIS, July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- The Lions Clubs of Multiple
District 5M (MD5M) recently declared its commitment to support Spring Point
Project, a Minnesota non-p...
Spring Point Project Names New Members to Board of Directors
Board members help guide non-profit on path to cure diabetes
MINNEAPOLIS, June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Spring Point Project, a Minnesota
non-profit organization created to expedite the widespread availability of
islet tissue for diabetes care, has attracted two well-known experts to its
Sloning and the Kornberg group at Stanford University starting evaluation project regarding the synthesis of a Statistically Randomized Gene Library
Munich, Germany, April 24, 2008 / b3c newswire / - Sloning BioTechnology and Roger Kornberg’s group at Stanford University are working on a project
to synthesize a gene mutant library where selected codons are introduced in a statistically expected and controlled ratio at preselected posi...
Credit-card-sized platform for volatile compound analysis CAREER project goal
Blacksburg, Va. Developing a credit-card-sized gas chromatography platform that can analyze volatile compounds within seconds is the next step for Virginia Tech College of Engineering researcher Masoud Agah, who has received a National Science Foundation (NSF) Faculty Early Career Development Pro...
Elbit Medical Imaging Ltd. Announces Definitive Agreements for a Large Scale Luxury Mixed Use Project in Bangalore, India
TEL-AVIV, Israel, Oct. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Elbit Medical
Imaging Ltd. (Nasdaq: EMITF ) ("EMI") today announced that on October 18,
2007 its wholly owned subsidiary has entered into definitive agreements
with one of the leading developers in Bangalore, India (the "Partner") for
A Large-Scale Research Project by a Dutch Consortium Addressing a Global Problem
Development of Novel Strategies to Induce and Monitor Humoral and Cellular Immunity to Protect Hosts From Infection by Respiratory Viruses
LEIDEN, The Netherlands, September 11 /PRNewswire/ -- A new and
promising research project
of Top Institute Pharma is being conducted by a
Proplant Awarded Qatar Project
HOUSTON, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Proplant Inc. announced today it has been awarded an EPC contract by Qatar Fertiliser Company for their ammonia and urea plants Steam Integration Project. QAFCO operates the world's largest single site fertilizer complex with four ammonia and urea plants. Proplant...
Microbix Announces A New Technology Platform For The SST Project
New intellectual property strengthens shareholders' exclusive access to
the global livestock AI industry
TORONTO, April 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Microbix Biosystems Inc. (MBX:TSX) announced today that the Company is proceeding to submit a new patent application, based on discoveri...
Canadian Government Announces Funding for Leading Biotechnology Firm's Project
Performance Plants to Further Develop Plant Traits for Biofuel
KINGSTON, ON, March 6 /PRNewswire/ - Performance Plants Inc. (PPI), a global leader in agricultural and biofuel biotechnology development and Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC) are pleased to announce that a project
Bion Announces PENNVEST Board Approves $7.8 Million Financing for Kreider Farms Dairy Project
NEW YORK, Jan. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bion Environmental Technologies, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: BNET) announced today that on Monday, January 26, 2009, the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST) approved a $7.8 million loan to Bion PA 1, LLC (a wholly-owned subsidiary...
Verenium Announces First Commercial Cellulosic Ethanol Project
- Large-scale cellulosic ethanol facility in Florida to serve as model for future plants -
- "Farm to Fuel" grant provides State support to project
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Jan. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Verenium Corporation (Nasdaq: VRNM ), a pioneer in the development of next-generatio...
Health Robotics Announces Results of the European Union-Sponsored SafeChemo Project
BOZEN, Italy, January 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Health Robotics today announced
that the European Union (EU) Commission and eTen have made available the
first results of the SafeChemo Project
it sponsored at three of its
pharmacies. The EU's SafeChemo objectives were to scientifically and
Video: OneTouch(R) Teams With Online Diabetes Community to Launch Global Diabetes Handprint Project
- Participation Can Drive Up To $250,000 in OneTouch Donations to
Support Children's Diabetes Camps and Adult Diabetes Education Programs -
MILPITAS, Calif., Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- LifeScan, the maker of
OneTouch(R) Brand Blood Glucose Monitoring Systems for people with
diabetes, announced ...
Lustgarten Foundation Announces $1.25 Million Commitment to Pancreatic Cancer Biomarker Development Project Project
is Aimed at Developing New Screening Methods and Holds Significant
Potential for Early Detection Blood Test for Nation's 4th Leading Cancer Killer
- Biomarker Project
holds significant potential for new screening and
diagnostic interventions for the d...
ADM, MGSC and ISGS Announce Carbon Sequestration Project Project
to study technology to reduce greenhouse gas emissions
DECATUR, Ill., Jan. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Archer Daniels Midland
Company (NYSE: ADM ), the Midwest Geological Sequestration Consortium (MGSC)
and the Illinois State Geological Survey (ISGS) announce that they are
Total Site Solutions Selected to Provide Construction Management Services for Existing Pharmaceutical and Biotech Customer for Data Center Expansion Project
COLUMBIA, Md., Sept. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Total Site Solutions
(TSS), a Fortress International Group Company (Nasdaq: FIGI ), who provides
comprehensive services for the planning, design and development of
mission-critical facilities today announced that a customer in the
Wisconsin startup delivers project management relief to creative firms and ad agencies
Green Bay, Wis. - Epicsoft , based in Green Bay, has announced a new Web-based collaboration package using a Flash interface to reach out to creative agencies and their clients.
The system will allow logins with adjustable permissions from designers, project
managers and clients. It is intende...
Part 1 Project performance Get on the path to continuous improvement
Editors Note: Michael J. Weymier, PMP, is founder of PM Maturity and joins the Wisconsin Technology Network as a columnist. In this new column, Continuous Improvement, Weymier will be exploring the various aspects of project
management as part of an exclusive series for WTN.
Part 2 Project performance Get on the path to continuous improvement
Michael J. Weymier, PMP, is founder of PM Maturity and joins the Wisconsin Technology Network as a columnist. He will be exploring the various aspects of project
management as part of a WTN-excusive series. This article is part two of the series.
TQM - survival is optional
Deming is repor...
RedPrairie leads RFID project for Unilever
Waukesha, Wis. - RedPrairie Corporation announced Tuesday it is leading the RFID pilot for Unilever North America beginning this week. The pilot will enable Unilever to implement and test RFID technology in its supply chain to prepare for compliance with the mandates from Wal-Mart other top ret...
Part 3 Project performance Get on the path to continuous improvement
TOC Why common sense in project
management isnt always so common
Despite more than 40 years of critical path-project scheduling, most projects are still late, over budget and without the results they promised. Whats the problem? What should we do? After the project
is over we rationalize tha...
Part 4 Project Performance Get on the path to continuous improvement
Part 4) COBIT Governance or anarchy - your choice!
So what does government have to do with continuous improvement? Oh sorry! I didnt mean government -- I meant governance ! Theres a relationship between good government and good governance. You could say that government caused governan...
Part 5 Project Performance Get on the path to continuous improvement
CMM / CMMI Evolution, not revolution
Your business card reads project
manager. You just paid your annual PMI membership dues. Youve been to training, regularly participate in seminars and sleep with scholarly journals under your pillow (osmosis). The methodology on your desk is almost worn ou...
Part 6 Project Performance Get on the path to continuous improvement
6 Sigma the Greeks would be proud
So how many boards can you break with one whack? Or, a better question might be, how many projects can you juggle at one time? Even more important what projects are on your plate? Are they the ones that will best improve your organizations position in the m...
Project Performance: Is your project late? Over budget?
Summary and conclusion
Are your projects still late? Do they continue to cost too much? Do they deliver less than promised? Unfortunately, the answer is probably yes.
The point of this series was to demonstrate how that neednt be the case. Think about it you learn new things every day. You ...
Meriter IT team builds project performance through internal relationships
MADISON, Wis. - Ownership and accountability is the way of life at Meriter Hospital , a not-for-profit, 448-bed community hospital in Madison that provides medical care to southern Wisconsin. Meriter includes a hospital, clinic, retirement living facility, laboratories and a home health care ser...
Steering a project portfolio takes more than expensive software
Practically everybody knows that ERP isnt the rude noise somebody makes in a meeting after too many donuts and soda. And most of that savvy population also knows that Enterprise Resource Planning isnt some silver bullet solving your company-wide functional problems with a single check to a vendor. ...
Scout Project plans online library portal with $2.6 million grant
Rachael Bower, Co-Director of the Internet Scout Project
Madison, Wis. The University of Wisconsin-Madisons Internet Scout Project
will use a recent $2.6 million grant to develop a program that will provide community and technical college educators access to the National Science Digital Lib...
MapTeach project spreads Alaskan geographic knowledge online
3D Visualization of landscape above Ophir Creek in Alaska. Credit: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Traditional, rural Alaskan knowledge can now spread globally thanks to a joint effort between UW-Madisons Environmental Remote Sensing Center and the Alaska Division of Geologi...