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Recent Media Coverage of CERN's Knowledge Transfer Activities.

Democratising Machine Learning | EasyJet Magazine

(English) Visium helps its clients identify and seize their highest-value opportunities in Machine...

Festival Transfo in Saint-Genis | Le Dauphiné Libéré

(France / Français) Festival Transfo: Les start-ups gessiennes sont venues parler du numérique

GaToroid: a non-rotating gantry for hadron therapy | Physics World

(English) The GaToroid design could provide a lightweight and compact gantry for hadron therapy.

Un ’intelligenza’ da democratizzare | Ticino Management

(Italian) Un ’intelligenza’ da democratizzare

11 technologies that surprised the world in 2018 | Ukrayinska Pravda

(Ukrainian) 11 technologies that surprised the world in 2018.

The microscope revolution that’s sweeping through materials science | Nature

(English) Quantum Detectors in Oxford, UK, is one of three companies that are building electron...

CERN selects smart city startup as its first Swiss incubatee | startupticker.ch

(Switzerland / English) SecuraXis is honored to be the first startup of the Business Incubation...

What a Mouse Teaches Us About the Future of 3D Color X-Rays | WIRED

(English) The MARS scanner, armed with particle-detecting tech used in CERN’s Large Hadron Collider...

First human 3D X-ray in colour | CERN Courier

(English) First human 3D X-ray in colour and a workshop exploring future medical accelerators for...