Events

WORLD’S MOST INFLUENTIAL COMPUTING SOCIETY ANNOUNCES NEWLY-ELECTED LEADERSHIP

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 5:21pm

President-elect Kotsis said her key priorities include using ACMs global reach and the expertise of its membership to address pressing problems in society.

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  • President-elect Kotsis said her key priorities include using ACMs global reach and the expertise of its membership to address pressing problems in society.
  • Computing can play a role in fighting the CO2 dilemma, fertilizing medical research and healthcare, and protecting our democracy.
  • ACM, the Association for Computing Machinery , is the worlds largest educational and scientific computing society, uniting computing educators, researchers and professionals to inspire dialogue, share resources and address the fields challenges.
  • ACM strengthens the computing professions collective voice through strong leadership, promotion of the highest standards, and recognition of technical excellence.

BFI London Film Festival Director Says to Stay Relevant Film Festivals Must Find New Ways to Support Producers

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 8:00am

Rubin, Founder of CMRubinWorld, BFI London Film Festival Director Tricia Tuttle says it's "an incredibly tough time for the film industry and it will get worse before it gets better."

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  • Rubin, Founder of CMRubinWorld, BFI London Film Festival Director Tricia Tuttle says it's "an incredibly tough time for the film industry and it will get worse before it gets better."
  • Tuttle believes that festivals will remain relevant but notes that festivals "will have to adapt to new ways of working" and find "better ways to support producers."
  • She shares 4 predictions for the future of film and film festivals, including more "innovation and experimentation on Virtual Festival models - digital screening elements added to film festivals in addition to live."
  • Tricia Tuttle is the BFI's London Film Festival Director.

National Geographic Celebrates Three-year Anniversary of Alex Honnold’s Historic Ascent of El Capitan With a “Jared Leto Cinema Club” Virtual Viewing Party of FREE SOLO on Wednesday, June 3, at NOON PT

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 9:42pm

Leto will be live-tweeting while watching the stunning and vertigo-inducing FREE SOLO along with Honnold and director, producer and cinematographer Jimmy Chin.

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  • Leto will be live-tweeting while watching the stunning and vertigo-inducing FREE SOLO along with Honnold and director, producer and cinematographer Jimmy Chin.
  • Where to watch: FREE SOLO will broadcast on National Geographic on Wednesday, June 3, at noon PT/ET.
  • Im excited to celebrate the three-year anniversary of Alex Honnolds epic climb on Jared Leto Cinema Club.
  • National Geographic Documentary Films is a division of National Geographic Partners, a joint venture between Disney and the National Geographic Society.

Eventbrite to Participate in the William Blair Growth Stock Conference

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 2:00pm

Eventbrite, Inc. (NYSE:EB), a global self-service ticketing and experience technology platform, today announced that Julia Hartz, Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer, and Lanny Baker, Chief Financial Officer, are scheduled to participate in a virtual fireside chat at the William Blair Growth Stock Conference on Tuesday, June 9, 2020 at 2 p.m. Central time.

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  • Eventbrite, Inc. (NYSE:EB), a global self-service ticketing and experience technology platform, today announced that Julia Hartz, Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer, and Lanny Baker, Chief Financial Officer, are scheduled to participate in a virtual fireside chat at the William Blair Growth Stock Conference on Tuesday, June 9, 2020 at 2 p.m. Central time.
  • Eventbrite is a global self-service ticketing and experience technology platform that serves a community of nearly one million event creators in over 180 countries.
  • Since inception, Eventbrite has been at the center of the experience economy, transforming the way people organize and attend events.
  • With over 300 million tickets distributed to more than 4 million experiences in 2019, Eventbrite is where people all over the world discover new things to do or new ways to do more of what they love.

COVID-19 Outlook and Impact- Secondary Tickets Market 2020-2024 | Growth in Online Secondary Ticketing Platforms to Boost Growth | Technavio

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 10:00am

Our secondary tickets market report covers the following areas:

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  • Our secondary tickets market report covers the following areas:
    This study identifies the use of blockchain for ticketing as one of the prime reasons driving the secondary tickets market growth during the next few years.
  • We provide a detailed analysis of around 25 vendors operating in the Secondary Tickets Market, including some of the vendors such as Coast To Coast Tickets LLC, eBay Inc., Ideabud Inc., Live Nation Entertainment Inc., SeatGeek Inc., Ticket City Inc., TickPick LLC, TiqIQ LLC, viagogo AG, and Vivid Seats LLC.
  • Backed with competitive intelligence and benchmarking, our research reports on the Secondary Tickets Market are designed to provide entry support, customer profile and M&As as well as go-to-market strategy support.
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Event Tickets Market 2020-2024 | Increasing Use Of Mobile Apps For Booking Tickets To Boost Growth | Technavio

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 1:00am

Our event tickets market report covers the following areas:

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  • Our event tickets market report covers the following areas:
    This study identifies the increase in utilization of social media as one of the prime reasons driving the event tickets market growth during the next few years.
  • We provide a detailed analysis of around 25 vendors operating in the Event Tickets Market, including some of the vendors such as Ace Ticket Worldwide Inc., AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc., Bigtree Entertainment Pvt.
  • Backed with competitive intelligence and benchmarking, our research reports on the Event Tickets Market are designed to provide entry support, customer profile and M&As as well as go-to-market strategy support.
  • Register for a free trial today and gain instant access to 17,000+ market research reports.

Scripps CEO to present on business strategies at Baird Conference on Wednesday, June 3

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 8:00pm

Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP), will make a presentation on the company's recent financial performance and business strategies at the Baird 2020 Virtual Global Consumer, Technology & Services Conference on Wednesday, June 3.

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  • Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP), will make a presentation on the company's recent financial performance and business strategies at the Baird 2020 Virtual Global Consumer, Technology & Services Conference on Wednesday, June 3.
  • The Baird conference company presentations will only be accessible to Baird clients registered for the event, which will be held on a virtual conference website.
  • However, Scripps' presentation materials will be posted to ir.scripps.com under "investor information" beginning at 4 p.m. on June 3.
  • Scripps runs an award-winning investigative reporting newsroom in Washington, D.C., and is the longtime steward of the Scripps National Spelling Bee.

iHeartMedia Launches “Summer Camp with the Stars” to Provide Family Fun for Kids Missing Out on Summer Camp

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

iHeartMedia today announced the launch of Summer Camp with the Stars, a special four-week series featuring the top names in music helping millions of children across the U.S. missing out on summer camp due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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  • iHeartMedia today announced the launch of Summer Camp with the Stars, a special four-week series featuring the top names in music helping millions of children across the U.S. missing out on summer camp due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Summer Camp with the Stars series will kick off with special guest counselor AJ McLean of the Backstreet Boys, who will be leading a dance class with his daughter from their home.
  • Im thrilled to be the first camp counselor for Summer Camp with the Stars, especially since I get to share the experience with my daughter, said McLean.
  • Its so important that we still find moments to just have fun with our children during such a strange time.

VELY VELY Accelerates Overseas Market Entry by Inviting Indonesian YouTube Star ‘Sunnydahye’

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 - 3:00am

VELY VELY , a Korean cosmetics brand, is accelerating overseas market entry by inviting an Indonesian YouTube star, Sunnydahye.

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