World Trade Center

Tai Ji Men Qigong Academy Commemorates the 20th Anniversary of 9/11 Terrorist Attacks with Love, Peace, and Conscience

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 9:50pm

Pamela Chen, a Tai Ji Men member from Los Angeles, arrived in New York on the morning of September 11, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • Pamela Chen, a Tai Ji Men member from Los Angeles, arrived in New York on the morning of September 11, 2021.
  • Dr. Hong, Tao-Tze, the leader of Tai Ji Men , and Tai Ji Men members did not leave New York.
  • Tai Ji Men Qigong Academy : Tai Ji Men is an ancient menpai (similar to school) of qigong, martial arts, and self-cultivation.
  • At Tai Ji Men, martial arts and wisdom have been passed down from the shifu (master) to his dizi.

MuddHouse Media launches "Top of the World" podcast highlighting the people and stories behind the historic rebuilding of the World Trade Center

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 4:27pm

NEW YORK, Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --MuddHouse Mediaannounced today the official launch of Top of the World: Lessons from Rebuilding the World Trade Center, an 11-part podcast series featuring the people at the heart of the historic rebuilding of the new World Trade Center.

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  • NEW YORK, Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --MuddHouse Mediaannounced today the official launch of Top of the World: Lessons from Rebuilding the World Trade Center, an 11-part podcast series featuring the people at the heart of the historic rebuilding of the new World Trade Center.
  • Each episode of Top of the World explores the rebuilding through the eyes of those at the center of the action.
  • "Rebuilding the World Trade Center has been and continues to be the passion of my life," said Larry A. Silverstein, Chairman, Silverstein Properties.
  • For additional information regarding The Top of the World, please visit: muddhousemedia.com/top-of-the-world
    Dara McQuillan (Chief Marketing Officer, Silverstein Properties)is available for interviews upon request.

World Trade Centers Association Stresses Rise of Digital Globalization in Trade at 2021 CIFTIS and CIFIT, Two Leading International Conferences in Trade and Investment in China

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 2:00pm

BEIJING and XIAMEN, China, Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The World Trade Centers Association (WTCA) — a global network of more than 300 highly-connected, mutually supportive businesses and organizations — recently participated in two leading international platforms in trade and investment — the 2021 China International Fair for Trade in Services (CIFTIS) held in Beijing, China from September 2-7, 2021 and the 2021 China International Fair for Investment and Trade (CIFIT) held in Xiamen, China from September 8-11, 2021. The former, CIFTIS, focuses on fast-growing and emerging areas of service trade, and is hosted annually by the China Ministry of Commerce and Beijing Municipal Government. The latter, CIFIT, focuses on connecting investors, traders, service providers and government agencies to China and the rest of the world, and is hosted annually by the China Ministry of Commerce.

Key Points: 
  • The former, CIFTIS, focuses on fast-growing and emerging areas of service trade, and is hosted annually by the China Ministry of Commerce and Beijing Municipal Government.
  • WTCA Executive Director-Business Development Robin van Puyenbroeck delivered keynote addresses at both international conferences in which he elaborated on the rise of digital globalization and the important role China plays in stabilizing global trade.
  • The WTCA has served as an official international partner of CIFTIS since 2016 to organize forums with its local partners and World Trade Centers.
  • The World Trade Centers Association (WTCA) is a network of more than 300 highly connected, mutually supporting businesses and organizations in 91 countries.

World Trade Centers Association Stresses Rise of Digital Globalization in Trade at 2021 CIFTIS and CIFIT, Two Leading International Conferences in Trade and Investment in China

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 2:00pm

BEIJING and XIAMEN, China, Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The World Trade Centers Association (WTCA) — a global network of more than 300 highly-connected, mutually supportive businesses and organizations — recently participated in two leading international platforms in trade and investment — the 2021 China International Fair for Trade in Services (CIFTIS) held in Beijing, China from September 2-7, 2021 and the 2021 China International Fair for Investment and Trade (CIFIT) held in Xiamen, China from September 8-11, 2021. The former, CIFTIS, focuses on fast-growing and emerging areas of service trade, and is hosted annually by the China Ministry of Commerce and Beijing Municipal Government. The latter, CIFIT, focuses on connecting investors, traders, service providers and government agencies to China and the rest of the world, and is hosted annually by the China Ministry of Commerce.

Key Points: 
  • The former, CIFTIS, focuses on fast-growing and emerging areas of service trade, and is hosted annually by the China Ministry of Commerce and Beijing Municipal Government.
  • WTCA Executive Director-Business Development Robin van Puyenbroeck delivered keynote addresses at both international conferences in which he elaborated on the rise of digital globalization and the important role China plays in stabilizing global trade.
  • The WTCA has served as an official international partner of CIFTIS since 2016 to organize forums with its local partners and World Trade Centers.
  • The World Trade Centers Association (WTCA) is a network of more than 300 highly connected, mutually supporting businesses and organizations in 91 countries.

Bendheim Architectural Glass Welcomes Occupants at Iconic Structure

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 8:15am

NEW YORK, NY, Sept. 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Several architectural glass products from Bendheim blend transparency and privacy in a major renovation at one of the worlds most iconic structures.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, NY, Sept. 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Several architectural glass products from Bendheim blend transparency and privacy in a major renovation at one of the worlds most iconic structures.
  • Bendheims Gothic and Houdini glass were among the architectural choices in the $500 million renovation of Willis Tower in Chicago.
  • Architects specified nearly 2,700 square feet of Bendheims glass to achieve different design objectives in the project.
  • Christopher Glass Services of Chicago served as the installer while Turner and Clayco were the general contractors.

Metallography and Failure Analysis: Utilizing Metallographic Techniques to Investigate Failures

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 7:00am

Buehler is sponsoring a webinar "Metallography and Failure Analysis" on September, 28, 2021, 9:30am CST (China Standard Time).

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  • Buehler is sponsoring a webinar "Metallography and Failure Analysis" on September, 28, 2021, 9:30am CST (China Standard Time).
  • Failure analysis consists of studies to determine why a component failed in service.
  • With more than 50 years of experience in metallography and failure analysis, George will discuss fundamental principles of performing a failure analysis, as well as utilizing metallographic techniques to investigate failures and determine why they occurred and how they can be prevented.
  • Since 1936, the company has been a leading innovator in metallographic and hardness testing equipment and consumables for material specimen preparation.

SUMMIT One Vanderbilt, the World’s Most Immersive Observatory Experience, Launches Ticket Sales Today for October 21 Opening

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - 9:09pm

NEW YORK, Sept. 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SL Green Realty Corp. (NYSE: SLG) launches ticket sales today for SUMMIT One Vanderbilt and reveals the first chapter of Air, a story-driven, immersive experience within SUMMIT One Vanderbilt and designed by Kenzo Digital. Mixing transparency and reflectivity, Transcendence creates the illusion of boundless space, faceting the world into infinite universe without fixed form or limit. Every moment in Transcendence offers a tantalizing and singular experience, unique to that moment in time.

Key Points: 
  • With its unique vantage point, Air brings the outside environment into the space and then magnifies it infinitely.
  • Through its boundless juxtapositions of form, Air compels you to live in the present moment: calm, aware and free.
  • Previews & Additional Information: Initially, SUMMIT One Vanderbilt will be open Thursday - Sunday and ticket prices will start at $39 for adults.
  • For more information and to purchase tickets to experience SUMMIT One Vanderbilt beginning October 21, visit www.summitov.com .

Summit One Vanderbilt, The World's Most Immersive Observatory Experience, launches Ticket Sales Today For October 21 Opening

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - 6:28pm

NEW YORK, Sept. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- SL Green Realty Corp. (NYSE: SLG) launches ticket sales today for SUMMIT One Vanderbilt and reveals the first chapter of Air, a story-driven, immersive experience within SUMMIT One Vanderbilt and designed by Kenzo Digital. Mixing transparency and reflectivity, Transcendence creates the illusion of boundless space, faceting the world into infinite universe without fixed form or limit. Every moment in Transcendence offers a tantalizing and singular experience, unique to that moment in time.

Key Points: 
  • With its unique vantage point, Air brings the outside environment into the space and then magnifies it infinitely.
  • "Through its boundless juxtapositions of form, Air compels you to live in the present moment: calm, aware and free."
  • APRS's offerings can be enjoyed inside the Nordic themed lounge and caf designed by Snhettaor outside on the SUMMIT TERRACE.
  • Previews & Additional Information: Initially, SUMMIT One Vanderbilt will be open Thursday - Sunday and ticket prices will start at $39 for adults.

Summit One Vanderbilt, The World's Most Immersive Observatory Experience, launches Ticket Sales Today For October 21 Opening

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - 4:08pm

"Through its boundless juxtapositions of form, Air compels you to live in the present moment: calm, aware and free."

Key Points: 
  • "Through its boundless juxtapositions of form, Air compels you to live in the present moment: calm, aware and free."
  • The observatory at SUMMIT One Vanderbilt provides much more than just spectacular views.
  • The final stops on the SUMMIT One Vanderbilt journey are APRS and the SUMMIT TERRACE.
  • Previews & Additional Information: Initially, SUMMIT One Vanderbilt will be open Thursday - Sunday and ticket prices will start at $39 for adults.

Tall Order And United Legwear & Apparel Co. Announce Sponsorship Of The Aaron Judge All Rise Foundation Gala

Monday, September 13, 2021 - 9:28pm

Tall Order and United Legwear & Apparel Co. set to sponsor Aaron Judge All Rise Foundation Gala.

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  • Tall Order and United Legwear & Apparel Co. set to sponsor Aaron Judge All Rise Foundation Gala.
  • "The mission of ALL RISE is to inspire children and youth to become responsible citizens and encourage them to reach unlimited possibilities," said Aaron Judge, New York Yankees outfielder and Founder of the Aaron Judge ALL RISE Foundation.
  • We are thankful to Tall Order and United Legwear & Apparel Co. for their commitment as the VIP Reception Signature Sponsor of our "All-Star Evening."
  • "Working with Patty Judge and the Aaron Judge ALL RISE Foundation is an honor," said Lisa Friedman Clark, President of Tall Order.