Get a sneak peek into the new ground breaking partnership between UK-based sailing team Alex Thomson Racing and Nokia together with its world-renowned industrial research and innovation engine, Nokia Bell Labs.
This partnership will see Nokia Bell Labs join forces with skipper Alex Thomson and his team, as he looks to become the first British sailor ever to win the iconic Vendée Globe race in 2020. Nokia Bell Labs will work alongside Thomson - and his IMOCA 60 race boat – to develop and test both existing and new cutting-edge technologies. From augmented intelligence and wearable technology through to networks and communications capabilities, the partnership will seek to discover and create the technology of tomorrow.
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