PyeongChang Organizing Committee for the 2018 Olympic & Paralympic Winter Games

The 5th Hong Kong Public Relations Awards 2023 Set to Kick Off Soon

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Wednesday, January 4, 2023

HONG KONG, Jan 4, 2023 - (ACN Newswire) - The Hong Kong Public Relations Professionals' Association (PRPA) today announces that the 5th Hong Kong Public Relations Awards (HKPRA) will soon kick off and enrolment will open with a briefing session in January 2023.

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  • HONG KONG, Jan 4, 2023 - (ACN Newswire) - The Hong Kong Public Relations Professionals' Association (PRPA) today announces that the 5th Hong Kong Public Relations Awards (HKPRA) will soon kick off and enrolment will open with a briefing session in January 2023.
  • As a flagship event for the public relations industry since its inception in 2010, HKPRA aims to recognise organisations, teams and individual public relations practitioners who have planned and executed excellent and highly effective public relations campaigns that have contributed to the organisations they serve.
  • Ms Agnes Hui, President, Hong Kong Public Relations Professionals Association says, "We are excited to announce that HKPRA is back since it was last held in 2018-2019.
  • HKPRA contributes to raising public awareness of the role of public relations in helping organisations achieve their goals through fostering better understanding and improving relations between organisations and their stakeholders.

HEALTHCARE AND TECH LEADERS COME TOGETHER TO ARCHITECT A BETTER PATIENT PORTRAIT AT THE 2022 HIT CONFERENCE

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Monday, November 7, 2022

SALT LAKE CITY, Nov. 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- UHIN, leaders in healthcare interoperability, will host the 2022 HIT (Health Information Technology) conference on Thursday, Nov. 10 at the Salt Lake Marriott Downtown. The conference will convene professionals across healthcare and information technology to "Architect a Better Patient Portrait."

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  • $70 general admission tickets include access to all tracks and sessions, the exhibitor hall, lunch, and free parking.
  • To register, contact Scott Hazleton, Marketing Director, sha[email protected]
    Rich Saunders will open the conference with a welcome keynote address.
  • Healthcare Landscape track sessions and speakers - Focus on healthcare, technology and leadership topics on national and regional levels.
  • UHIN focuses on creating electronic exchange solutions that work for the entire healthcare community, from single-provider practices to large integrated healthcare systems.

2022 Winter Olympics Win Gold in Streaming Viewership and Social Engagement

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Tuesday, February 8, 2022

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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220208005500/en/
    Conviva's 2022 Winter Olympics Streaming + Social Report (Graphic: Business Wire)
    The 2022 Winter Olympics is prime for streaming viewership both on the day of the event and in the weeks following as people tune in when it is convenient for them, said Keith Zubchevich, President & CEO, Conviva.
  • The good news is streaming quality and technology is keeping up with this demand, making streaming a preferable way to experience a live event.
  • Social engagement mirrored streaming growth for the 2022 Winter Olympics with official Olympic committee accounts from over 120 countries seeing a 370% increase as compared to the six weeks before the Games.
  • The report includes data from Convivas publisher base collected on February 4, 2022, the date of the opening ceremony of the 2022 Winter Olympics, both at a global scale and including only publishers streaming the Olympics.

Skier William Flaherty Overcomes Rare Disease, Bone Marrow Transplant, to Reach Olympic Dream

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Wednesday, February 2, 2022

When William was just three-and-a-half years old, he was diagnosed with the rare disease Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis (HLH), an aggressive and life-threatening syndrome of excessive immune activation.

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  • When William was just three-and-a-half years old, he was diagnosed with the rare disease Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis (HLH), an aggressive and life-threatening syndrome of excessive immune activation.
  • That was when his older brother, Charles, donated bone marrow, helping William begin his recovery.
  • The Flaherty family moved to Puerto Rico when William was just six years old because his dad was transferred for work.
  • William says the g-forces associated with skiing helped him in his recovery from the bone marrow transplant, strengthening his bones.

TIAS, Japan, Announces Admission Guidelines for Master's Programme in Sport and Olympic Studies

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Thursday, November 15, 2018

TSUKUBA, Japan, Nov. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Tsukuba International Academy for Sport Studies (TIAS), founded as part of the Sport for Tomorrow programme, introduced by the Government of Japan to promote the Olympic and Paralympic movements, has announced admission guidelines for the 5th batch of students, set to commence their studies on October 1, 2019.

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  • TSUKUBA, Japan, Nov. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Tsukuba International Academy for Sport Studies (TIAS), founded as part of the Sport for Tomorrow programme, introduced by the Government of Japan to promote the Olympic and Paralympic movements, has announced admission guidelines for the 5th batch of students, set to commence their studies on October 1, 2019.
  • Sport for Tomorrow is a programme launched and operated with comprehensive support from the Government of Japan, and incorporating a range of public-private initiatives.
  • Its aim is to reach over 10 million people in more than 100 countries and regions worldwide with sport-based outreach activities, placing a particular emphasis on developing nations.
  • With the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games drawing near, October 1, 2018, saw the start of the academy's 4th Master's Programme in Sport and Olympic Studies, which brings together students whose diverse backgrounds include national sporting associations, educational bodies, and even the PyeongChang Organizing Committee for the 2018 Olympic & Paralympic Winter Games.