Virtual Event to Bring Together Top Business Minds to Imagine, Collaborate and Create a Better World

The event will focus on six key challenges the world is facing today: environment and climate action, future of Europe and global regions, migration and refugees, the economy, cybersecurity and disease outbreaks.

GENEVA, Oct. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — YPO, the global leadership community of more than 29,000 chief executives, and International Telecommunications Union (ITU), the United Nations specialized agency for information and communication technologies, will co-host the upcoming virtual

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Stay home and enjoy the virtual 2020 Milwaukee Film Festival | Movies

I Used To Go Here

Gillian Jacobs plays a 35-year-old writer who returns to her old college town in “I Used To Go Here,” which kicks off the Milwaukee Film Festival this Thursday. 

The thing I’ll miss about the in-person version of the Milwaukee Film Festival this year is the inconvenience.

Driving 90 minutes each way to Milwaukee, waiting in lines outside the theater, trying to fit in a quick meal between shuttling

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Crimson, Quest hotels hold Passionately Pink Virtual Run

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IN SUPPORT of breast cancer awareness month, Chroma Hospitality, Inc., the management company behind Crimson Hotels and Resorts and Quest Hotels and Resorts, launches the fund-raising project Passionately Pink Virtual Run from Oct. 26 to Nov. 8.

Proceeds from the virtual run will go to STAGEZERO by Project Pink Support Group, a non-stock, non-profit organization, which aims to encourage and empower patients, families and communities to

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Free virtual vacations offered by AAA of Pioneer Valley

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WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – For those still nervous to travel, AAA of Pioneer Valley is trying to bring vacation to you in the comfort of your home.

AAA is offering a free virtual webinar series to give those who are unsure about traveling a chance to learn more about their favorite travel

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Family Fun: One Heart festival seeks to create connections in the virtual world

Each year, when the organizers of the One Heart Native Arts and Film Festival choose the theme for the event, they consider “What are the things that are resonating in the country today?” said executive director Josephine Keefe.

This year, it was the coronavirus pandemic, which Keefe said has hit Indian Country particularly hard. Many Native Americans have been ill with COVID-19 – including Keefe herself – and restrictions on

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Indian Wells Arts Festival Forges An Innovative Virtual Path Forward For Artists And Patrons To Connect

Indian Wells Arts Festival 2020 Virtual Show Opens October 9, 10 & 11

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. (PRWEB) October 09, 2020

Amid all the uncertainties of the Hows and Whens the Coronavirus pandemic has wrought, the Indian Wells Arts Festival applied the artistic spirit of creativity and resourcefulness to build a new and engaging way to access art. Teaming up with Eventeny, an online event hosting platform startup founded by a

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Virtual theatre festival will feature over 20 productions from around the world

Jersey City Theater Center is preparing its 2nd annual 10-day “Voices International Theatre Festival” from Thursday, Oct. 15, to Sunday, Oct. 25. The virtual program will feature 24 productions from 20 countries with many taking a look at the fractured state of the world this past year.


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Live and recorded full productions will be viewable online. Productions include 21 theatre companies from Europe, Eastern Europe, South Asia, Asia,

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Virtual Tacoma Film Festival tickets and passes now on sale

The 15th Tacoma Film Festival (TFF) is going virtual in 2020 due to COVID-19.

The festival will take place Nov. 6-15 with a variety of shorts packages and feature-length films available for audiences to view from the comfort of their homes.

Tickets and passes go on sale Thursday with free festival passes being offered to Tacoma and Pierce County students from primary school to college. Tickets can be purchased through

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Assisted living facility takes residents on weekly virtual vacations

COLUMBIA, N.C. (WITN) – Cruise companies like the Royal Caribbean and Carnival have canceled cruises around the world. The travel industry has taken a big hit because of the coronavirus.

And since the Centers for Disease Control says seniors are one of the most vulnerable groups for the virus, one assisted living facility in the East decided to bring the vacation to them.

Columbia’s Tyrrell House has been getting a

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Travel retail luxury market study to be revealed at Virtual Expo – The Moodie Davitt Report

INTERNATIONAL. Luca Solca, Senior Analyst at Bernstein and Senior Advisor at Boston Consulting Group, recently carried out a study in partnership with TW.O & Partners on the impact that COVID-19 has had on the travel retail luxury market. He will present the findings on Thursday 15 October (13:00 UK time) at the Moodie Davitt Virtual Travel Retail Expo. Here, The Moodie Davitt Report catches up with Solca to preview the

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The conference has gone virtual. But who says attendees have to stay home?: Travel Weekly

Rachel Morrell, a Franklin, Tenn.-based travel advisor with Creation Vacation, has four children at home ranging in age from 9 to 17. The youngest is in third grade, and the oldest is a senior in high school. It’s a full house and, as Morrell described it, one of her kids usually needs something from her.

So when she found out that the hosted buyer program Global Travel Marketplace (GTM) West,

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Turtle Creek Association’s Annual Tour of Homes Goes Virtual

The Turtle Creek Association is celebrating its 35th anniversary this year with its annual Tour of Homes, now in a virtual format. The event was postponed in April and is now scheduled for Oct. 10. Dallasites get to take part in the showing from their own homes while learning more about the Turtle Creek Corridor, which runs from Oak Lawn into Highland Park.

The event will feature four properties in

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REVIEW: Shaw Festival to entertain with virtual and live theater

The 59th season of the Shaw Festival, under the artistic direction of Tim Carroll, was set to be diverse and exciting, or as my grandmother would say, a real humdinger. Twelve productions with Canadian and American actors were set to tread the boards from April to December, but were canceled.

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Williams Sonoma Announces Ina Garten & Friends: A Virtual Book Tour Event Series Featuring Jennifer Garner and Katie Couric | Business Ap


Williams Sonoma, a member of the Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE: WSM) portfolio of brands, announced today the launch of a new virtual event series with Ina Garten to celebrate the launch of Ina’s new cookbook, Modern Comfort Food. At each event, Ina will be joined by one of her favorite celebrity friends as she shares behind-the-scenes stories of filming her award-winning television show, writing her best-selling

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Thousands of runners battle wind and rain for virtual race around the world

Tens of thousands of runners and walkers have taken part in a rain-sodden virtual London Marathon.

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The event, which was postponed from its usual spring date due to coronavirus, saw some 45,000 people complete their own 26.2-mile route around the UK and in more than 100 other countries worldwide.

Many UK runners battled heavy rain, winds and flood warnings, with participants able to take part

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A trip anywhere in Microsoft Flight Simulator’s virtual world

On a recent cloudy morning in Wolverhampton, England, Wesley Appiah was in his bedroom, reviewing a flight plan to the Canary Islands, cueing up an R&B playlist and greeting his “passengers.”

Appiah, 20, is an accounting and finance student at the University of Warwick, but he’s also an aspiring pilot who streams virtual flights on Twitch, the internet’s most popular destination for video game streaming.

His software of choice is

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Ventana Wilderness annual film festival goes virtual this year

MONTEREY — The annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival — a key outreach event for the Ventana Wilderness Alliance — kicks off this week with a virtual showcase of 14 short films exploring everything from Native American rights and the healing ability of nature to conservation successes and climate change battles.

a person standing in front of a forest: Ohlone elder Ann Marie Sayers is featured in "In the Land of My Ancestors,"  one of the short films being shown during the Ventana Wilderness Alliance's Wild & Scenic Film Festival (Courtesy VWA) Film by Rucha Chitnis

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Ohlone elder Ann Marie Sayers is featured in “In the Land of My Ancestors,” 

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Emily In Paris Is Basically The Virtual French Vacation We All Desperately Need

Netflix’s new show Emily in Paris will have everyone dreaming that they were also in Paris. Remember traveling? What a fun pastime that used to be… Anyway! The series stars Lily Collins as the titular Emily, an American girl who takes a job in Paris, France and has the time of her life exploring all that the city has to offer. Emily in Paris filmed on location in Paris, and

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Durham travel specialist offering virtual, interactive, live vacation experience

A local travel specialist is looking to innovate while most people are still avoiding flying.

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She’s doing so by launching a live virtual travel experience, with the hopes of giving tourists a look at the Caribbean.

“Even though I can’t put planes back in the sky, I can bring the world to people’s living rooms,” says Tracy Turberfield, who started the service after her business was stopped

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