Not one to shy away from a challenge, Dame Sarah Springman has successfully lived a work-sports balance as civil engineer, academic and triathlete – even having a brush with oil painting, flattering her neighbour’s feline friend, Herr Schmitt, with an impromptu portrait. The former rector of ETH Zurich talks about respect, bringing new talent on early, and her experience swimming in the 13-degree English Channel without a wetsuit.
Lenzburg-based Finnova AG represents the future of banking. As a Swiss bankware provider it invests significantly in expanding its digital products, services and solutions within a platform-based business model. With open banking it also furthers the fusion of banks and providers from outside the financial sector. CEO Hendrik Lang gives us an exclusive insight into this solution provider’s vision, mindset and ecosystem, and reveals why openness is good for business.
Ultra-wideband (UWB) wireless technology is quietly making its way into our everyday lives. It’s already supported by many smartphones, and the first products are already on the market. What exactly is UWB, and why is the technology so revolutionary?