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ÅF’s Lighting team creates magical light at northern latitudes

Jan 29, 2015 12:03 GMT ÅF ÅF’s Lighting team and Dundret ski resort are lighting up the film competition Chasing Light in Gällivare. ÅF is contributing with expertise and helps create magical environments after sunset using electric lights.

Continuity Shop enter the Business Continuity Institute's Hall of Fame

Jan 28, 2015 13:02 GMT The Business Continuity Institute The BCI is pleased to announce that the first entry to the Hall of Fame is ​​Continuity Shop – the provider of training for so many business continuity professionals, and an organization judged to be Business Continuity Provider of the Year (Service) on several occasions at regional and global awards.

Competition for young Architects and Designers starts today

Jan 28, 2015 08:34 GMT BIMobject® BIMobject® is pleased to invite young designers to participate in the “Flow / Space” Competition, 2015. This year’s theme is about creating an inspiring atmosphere within a section of a shopping center. We look forward to receiving your designs and presenting the winners with some amazing prizes!

Local agencies lose ground to international networks

Jan 28, 2015 02:30 GMT Pearlfinders Pearlfinders editor Mike Thorne discusses the growing opportunities for agencies across Greater China, Singapore and Malaysia with Campaign Asia

Reinforcing stage floor at theathre

Jan 27, 2015 14:18 GMT ÅF ÅF was given the task to temporarily reinforce the stage floor at the Intiman theatre in Stockholm.

The inevitability of a cyber attack

Jan 26, 2015 13:45 GMT The Business Continuity Institute Research published by ISACA has shown that close to half (46%) of respondents to a global survey of IT professionals expect their organization to face a cyber attack in 2015 and 83% believe cyber attacks are one of the top three threats facing organizations today. Despite this, 86% say there is a global shortage of skilled cyber security professionals.

Sharing the plan with employees

Jan 23, 2015 14:11 GMT The Business Continuity Institute ​A new study titled ‘An inside look at disaster recovery planning’ has revealed just how little employees know about their organization’s planned response to a crisis. In a survey by HOB, 40% of respondents stated that their company either does not have systems in place to protect data in an emergency, or they are not aware of the existence of these procedures.

Finegreen Featured Job of the Week - Interim Director of Estates, West Midlands

Jan 23, 2015 11:30 GMT Finegreen Associates Our featured job of the week is for an NHS experienced Director of Estates & Facilities for a period of 6-12 months in the West Midlands. Ideally a Chartered Engineer with experience of managing a multi-site acute NHS Trust the candidate would manage an operational budget of c£20m+ p/a as well as overseeing a capital budget of c£10m p/a.

New consultancy assignment in Myanmar

Jan 23, 2015 10:04 GMT ÅF The Republic of the Union of Myanmar has engaged the services of ÅF as part of a project implementation consultancy assignment for the Power Distribution Improvement Project in Myanmar.

10 steps to cyber security

Jan 21, 2015 14:55 GMT The Business Continuity Institute The United Kingdom’s GCHQ, in association with the Centre for the P​rotection of National Infrastructure, Cabinet O​ffice and Department for Business Innovation and Skills, have re-issued their ’10 Ste​ps to Cyber Security’ publication, offering updated guidance on the practical steps that organizations can take to improve the security of their networks and the information carried on them.