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Troy-based IT Provider HTC Global Services Acquires Ciber Inc.

Troy-based HTC Global Services, a global provider of information technology and business process outsourcing services, today announced the acquisition of Ciber Inc.’s North American and India operations. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Herman Miller Creates Digital System of Connective Office Furniture

Herman Miller Inc., a global design manufacturer headquartered in west Michigan, today announced Live OS, its first human-centered, enterprise-ready system of cloud-connected office furnishings.

Detroit Grand Prix Breaks Attendance, Participation Records

For the fifth time since 2011, the Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix surpassed the 95,000-fan mark in total attendance. The three-day motorsports festival, held June 2-4 on Belle Isle, drew an estimated 100,000 fans — more than 25,000 fans on Friday, a record-breaking 45,000 fans on Saturday, and 30,000 fans on Sunday.

Automotive Leaders Call for More Guidelines For Automated Vehicles

The Ypsilanti-based American Center for Mobility (ACM), a non-profit testing and product development facility for automated vehicle technology, has announced a collaboration with SAE International, a global association of engineers and technical experts, and the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE), an international association working to improve transportation systems, to create guidelines for safe and effective deployment of automated vehicle testing and implementation technologies.

Detroit to Host National Marine Week in September

The United States Marine Corps today announced that Marine Week will be held in Detroit from Sept. 6-10. The program is an annual celebration of “community, country, and corps” to honor the service and sacrifice of Marines and their loved ones.

Bosch Creates Map for Automated Driving that Utilizes Radar Signals

Bosch, an engineering and electronics company which operates its North American headquarters in Farmington Hills, in collaboration with TomTom, a Dutch map and traffic information provider, today announced the first radar signaled localization layer for high-resolution maps used in automated driving.

Report: Immigrant Growth in Detroit Propels Income and Employment

According to a new report from the New American Economy, Detroit Mayor’s Office for Immigrant Affairs, and Global Detroit, between 2010 and 2014 the foreign population in Detroit grew by 4,137 individuals, creating a 12.1 percent increase in immigrant population growth.

Pontiac Notre Dame to Open $7.5M Science and Technology Wing in 2018

Notre Dame Preparatory Academy (NDPMA) today broke ground on a new $7.5-million science, art, and technology wing at its Pontiac campus. The addition, designed by Bloomfield Hills-based TMP Architecture, will span 26,000 square feet and will open in fall 2018. The one-story facility will connect to the present shared middle and upper division wings and offer science-laboratory facilities, collaborative-learning classrooms, a robotics lab, a greenhouse, and a fine arts studio.