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Shiseido’s CDO on How Digital is Transforming The Beauty Industry


Angelica Munson explains how artificial intelligence and augmented reality are ushering in the “year of the empowered beauty consultant”. [CosmeticsDesign-Asia]


MIT: Digital transformation Has Evolved. Here’s What’s New


“In seeking to become ‘digital masters,’ today’s business leaders should prioritize employee experience, customer experience, and operations,” says MIT Sloan’s George Westerman. [MIT Sloan]

Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation and Greentown Labs Announce the KAITEKI Challenge


North America’s largest climate-tech incubator and Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings selected six startups innovating in alternative proteins, plastics, and packaging to participate in the challenge. [PR Newswire]


How Bombardier’s Eco-Design Team Drives Product Innovation


Its Global 7500 became the first business jet to achieve an Environmental Product Declaration (EPD) last year. Now, the company will pursue similar declarations on all of its new aircraft. [AIOnline]


Diageo’s Opens a New Collaboration Center to Drive Data & Marketing Innovation


The beverage giant launches its third Collaboration Center and will invite customers, distributors, and agency partners to use the firm’s data to drive marketing innovation. [Marketing Dive]


Roche Launches Its First In-House Accelerator in China


The global pharma giant’s accelerator is charged with collaborating with government and local partners and will include an external innovation hub to engage with the local innovation ecosystem. [shine.cn]

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On The Move


The PAC-12 Appoints George Kliavkoff As Its Next Commissioner

 The long-time digital media and entertainment veteran was most recently President of MGM Entertainment.


Vodafone Idea Appoints Reema Jain Chief Digital Officer

The IT veteran joins Vodafone’s division in India – which has 400 million subscribers – to lead digital strategy, execution, and adoption.


Subway Appoints Donagh Herlihy Global Chief Digital & Information Officer

The e-commerce and digital innovation veteran joins from Bloomin’ Brands where he was also Global CD&IO.


The Mayo Clinic Names Vish Anantraman As Its New CTO

The health IT veteran was previously Chief Technology Innovation Officer at Northwell Health.

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