Lockheed Martin and Contextere Work to Increase Safety and Productivity of Blue Collar Workers

Last year we announced that Lockheed Martin Aeronautics signed a $1.1M USD contract with contextere for the in-service support of the C-130J Super Hercules transport aircraft, whose users include the United States Air Force and Royal Canadian Air Force. As … Read More

Women Leaders Leadership Corporate

Gender Equality – A Long Road Ahead

I was privileged to attend the ‘Woman in Corporate Leadership Initiative’ event hosted by the Canadian and French Consulates and the Economic Club of New York at the New York Stock Exchange. The list of attendees included both genders with … Read More

Children Will Transform The Future Of Work

Late last year I had the pleasure to attend the National Children’s Summit in Ottawa with our oldest child. As some readers may know we lost our daughter, Teagan, to murder on December 10th, 2014. This tragedy inspired us to … Read More

Chess Grandmaster On Embracing The Power Of Machines

Garry Kasparov, chess Grandmaster, and arguably the greatest chess player of all time, enthusiastically discussed human potential when augmented by machines during a TED Talk earlier this year. During his talk, he encourages us to shed our fears of machines … Read More

AIAC aerospace and defense

3 Insights from the Aerospace Summit 2017

Jim Quick, President and CEO of the Aerospace Industries Association of Canada (AIAC), kicked off this year’s summit by highlighting the importance of a global aerospace discussion. Although the AIAC is a Canadian organization, Quick emphasized that the event has enabled them … Read More

Contextere collaborates with Samsung to bring AI-Powered Wearable Technology to Industrial Markets

NEW YORK, Nov. 01, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Contextere announced today it will collaborate with Samsung Electronics America Inc. to bring contextere’s intelligent personal agent for industrial workers to Samsung Gear S3 wearables. The contextere software, which provides industrial workers with the right information, at … Read More

Samsung Developer Conference 2017 AI IoT Smart Home

3 AI and IoT Lessons from SDC 2017

We had a great time at the Samsung Develop Conference 2017 (SDC 2017) in San Francisco last week where we met some of the brightest minds in technology. We learned about emerging and disruptive technologies, connected with peers and industry … Read More

3 Components to Reduce Unplanned Downtime

Downtime often falls into two overarching categories: planned and unplanned. While planned downtime is generally considered productive time, as assets go through necessary upgrades or maintenance, unplanned downtime is often regarded as a negative result of poor planning and equipment … Read More

5 Tips To Overcoming Resistance In The Face Of Digital Transformation

Have you ever decided to develop a new habit that experts promised to make you more efficient, happier, or productive only to find yourself neglecting it a couple weeks or months later? There are many reasons why this could happen, … Read More

Top 5 Insights from Smart Industry 2017

Last week we had the privilege of attending and speaking at Smart Industry 2017 in Chicago, Illinois. . Smart Industry is a trade show that provides manufacturing innovators, business leaders, and technology experts with a forum to network, discuss best … Read More