Essays about: "background of the study about technology"

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  1. 1. The Tailors, Merchants, and Consumers of Misinformation. Unearthing the Patterns of Misinformation in Bangladesh.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för journalistik, medier och kommunikation

    Author : Mohammad Mafizul Islam; [2021-07-27]
    Keywords : Misinformation; Disinformation; Fake News; Fact Check; Bangladesh;

    Abstract : Misinformation has always existed, though research suggests that their prevalence has increased in recent years in different forms (post-truth and alternative facts, for instance). Experts claim that it is now a global phenomenon regardless of their financial condition or advanced technology. READ MORE

  2. 2. Automation of Stores - A case study about using unmanned vehicles at IKEA

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Ida Gustafsson; Björn Olmarker; [2021-07-08]
    Keywords : Automated Guided Vehicles; Autonomous Mobile Robots; Digitalization; Industry 4.0; Unmanned Vehicles;

    Abstract : Background and Problem Discussion: Industry 4.0 changes business climates andthe value creation for companies, rendering some processes obsolete when new requirementsare being placed on operational efficiency and flexibility. The transformationtowards using Industry 4. READ MORE

  3. 3. Impact of blockchain on sustainable supply chain practices : A study on blockchain technology’s benefits and current barriers in sustainable SCM

    University essay from Jönköping University

    Author : Jonathan Berg; Lauri Myllymaa; [2021]
    Keywords : Supply Chain; Blockchain; Transparency; Traceability; Sustainability; Consumer products;

    Abstract : Background: The increasing supply chain complexity has made verification of sustainable practices a challenging objective to achieve. Blockchain has been discussed as a potential solution to improve several aspects of sustainable supply chain management (SSCM), as traceability and proof of origin for products are increasingly demanded by consumers. READ MORE

  4. 4. Citizens resisting Smart Cities’ initiatives : The case of Concepción (Chile) and the R+D PACYT project.

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för Urbana Studier (US)

    Author : Natalia Belén Sandoval Quezada; [2021]
    Keywords : Smart cities; urban social conflict; right to the city; flagship projects; corporate storytelling; placebo interventions.;

    Abstract : Parque Científico y Tecnológico (PACYT, Science and Technology Park) is a large-scale R+D project that seems to be framed in a Smart City plan for Concepción, Chile, which the media has presented as “the Chilean Silicon Valley” (Araus, 2015; Tele13, 2019) and promises to bring not only research and development opportunities for the city but also thousands of direct and indirect jobs (Estudio Interdiseño, 2018; la Tercera, 2015) carried out by PACYT Corporation. Nonetheless, voices have raised to question the construction of the 91 hectares initiative, and some of them have even organized in citizen groups targeting the creation of the urban complex, which actively share information contesting the PACYT through social media, and coordinate activities to protest and spread the word. READ MORE

  5. 5. Scoping the field of Enterprise Risk Management - and implementing it at Kraftringen AB

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Riskhantering (CI)

    Author : Karl-Oskar Davidsson; Lennart Falkman; [2021]
    Keywords : Enterprise risk management; ERM; holistic; communication; decision making; resilience; robustness; black swan; implementation; uncertainties; background knowledge; protective values; limitations; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Enterprise Risk Management is implemented in various sectors and context. What is really know about ERM and how has the concept progressed parallel to risk research in general? This master thesis investigates some general aspects of ERM and what specific aspects of risk management research is present in current scientific literature. READ MORE