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Regulatory Expert Henrietta Ukwu, M.D. Appointed Novavax Chief Regulatory and Quality Officer

Regulatory Expert Henrietta Ukwu, M.D. Appointed Novavax Chief Regulatory and Quality Officer

GAITHERSBURG, Md., Jan. 15 (Korea Bizwire) — Novavax, Inc. (Nasdaq: NVAX), a late-stage biotechnology company developing next-generation vaccines for serious infectious diseases, today announced the appointment of Henrietta Ukwu, M.D., FACP, FRAPS, to the position of Senior Vice President, Chief Regulatory and Quality Officer. In this newly created role, Dr. Ukwu will lead global regulatory [...]

Coupang Returns to Delivery Market

Coupang Returns to Delivery Market

SEOUL, Jan. 15 (Korea Bizwire) — The delivery market is bracing for Coupang Corp.’s move to jump into the delivery business. Coupang Logistics Service, a subsidiary of South Korea’s leading e-commerce operator, was recently certified by the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport to engage in cargo distribution business. Coupang Logistics acquired distributor certification by [...]

KT Introduces AI Service at 35 Hotels

KT Introduces AI Service at 35 Hotels

SEOUL, Jan. 15 (Korea Bizwire) — KT Corp., South Korea’s telecommunications giant, announced Thursday the introduction of a new artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics-based digital service for all 190 guest rooms at Daegu Marriott Hotel. KT AI Hotel is a contact-free service that allows hotel guests to control the lights, home appliances, music, and hail [...]

AI Chatbot Creator to Discard Data, Algorithms Used in Controversial Persona

AI Chatbot Creator to Discard Data, Algorithms Used in Controversial Persona

SEOUL, Jan. 15 (Korea Bizwire) — The South Korean developer of a controversial female chatbot said Friday it will discard all data and learning algorithms used in training the artificial intelligence (AI) platform amid mounting criticism over its data collection process and hate speech. Scatter Lab, a Seoul-based startup, said it has decided to pull [...]