Is AI the future of healthcare?

by Rebecca Bonnar

Senior Account Manager
September 11, 2017

Is AI the future of healthcare?

As my colleagues Hannah and Robyn have been discussing from a Tech perspective, Artificial Intelligence (AI) has been a hot topic in the halls of Hill+Knowlton Strategies this year. It should come as no surprise that the Health team has a perspective here but I want to start by sharing a broad definition. For the … Read more

In a Nutshell: The Politics Behind German Energy Policy

Leaving other countries in its wake, Germany has been a trailblazer in the shift towards renewable energy in recent years. Chancellor Angela Merkel, in an ambitious turnaround in energy policy, vowed to phase out nuclear energy by 2022, favoring renewable resources in an effort to curb climate change. While the policy, called Energiewende, has yielded … Read more

What We’ve Been Up To in London – 8th September

On behalf of Royal Salute, the exceptionally crafted and aged Scotch whisky, the Food+Drink team hosted global luxury lifestyle media guests at an exclusive event for a first official look of an all-new limited edition lighter blend, the Royal Salute 21 Year Old Polo Edition. Delicate in flavour, the limited edition expression had been carefully … Read more

What We’ve Been Up To in London – 1st Sept

The FPS team has been busy this week supporting Royal London on the launch of their fourth annual National Funeral Cost Index which tracks the average cost of a funeral and funeral debt across the UK. This year’s findings showed that the average cost of a funeral has increased by 3% from 2016 to £3,784. … Read more

The People of Creativity + New Reality

C+ Crowd

Our annual one-day symposium would be nothing without with hardworking people who contribute their time, curiosity, and insight to the event. Here are the people of Creativity+. The preferences of millennials affects consumer trends; the want to travel, share and purchase for the now. – Sir Martin Sorrell in conversation with CNBC’s Steve Sedgwick. As … Read more

Labour: middle ground, or middle of the hurricane?

There were two things that defined Labour’s last two conferences. First, no one believed the party was a serious contender for Government; and two, the party of was riven with infighting to the extent that the conference was sometimes an unpleasant and threatening place to be. This year’s General Election changed everything. At this year’s … Read more

Delivering, Devolving and Digital: Labour’s Industrial Strategy

Two of the key topics that slipped under the radar at conference this year were energy and transport. With the conference news-cycle seemingly fixated on Brexit discussions (or lack thereof), a lot of the key domestic and policy issues felt like they did not quite receive the front-and-centre attention that they deserved. However, dotted along … Read more

Maybots to Robots, Corbyn Makes His Pitch to be PM

Jeremy Corbyn stood up today in front of Labour Party members for his third conference speech as Labour leader. Just under 6,000 words and 75 minutes later a visibly fired up Corbyn told members that Labour were “on the threshold of power” and the true “government-in-waiting”. Looking the most comfortable we have seen him on … Read more

Labour’s conservatism, from Rebecca Long Bailey

Rebecca Long Bailey has had a meteoric rise through the ranks of the Labour Party, helped partly by her senior colleagues hurling themselves off the front bench during a series of protests and an attempted coup. Their loss has been her gain. She is a Labour figure to watch, as she has been touted as … Read more