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Learn a Lesson From the Panglong Conference

Dr. Nehginpao Kipgen | Posted 05.03.2016 | Politics
Dr. Nehginpao Kipgen

On April 27, Myanmar's State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi held a meeting with the Joint Monitoring Committee, a body representative of the army and eigh...

Technology Becomes Us: The Age of Human-Computer Interaction

Brian Hughes | Posted 04.20.2016 | Technology
Brian Hughes

Online social networks. Internet of Things. Augmented Reality. Artificial Intelligence. Technology is becoming more of our life and work than ever. We...

TFI Interactive Event

Ron Mwangaguhunga | Posted 04.21.2016 | Technology
Ron Mwangaguhunga

What an extraordinary thing was the Tribeca Film Institute's Interactive Day. Opeyemi Olukemi, Senior Director of Interactive at Tribeca Film Inst...

6 Things You Should Know About Australasia's First Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer Congress

Emily Drake | Posted 04.13.2016 | Impact
Emily Drake

I spoke at the congress about the innovative ways we can address the needs of adolescents and young adults living with metastatic and/or advanced cancer. Here are six summary items I think you should know about the conference:

5 Ways To Make Work Events Less Painful For Introverts

Quiet Revolution | Alice Bradley | Posted 04.07.2016 | Healthy Living

This article first appeared on QuietRev.com A recent education conference I attended had a packed schedule: multiple sessions, lunch in a large common...

5 Reasons Entrepreneurs Should Pay For Friendship

Keith Griffis | Posted 03.29.2016 | Business
Keith Griffis

As an entrepreneur your network is the lifeblood of your business. I had an amazing product and understood the market, but there were gaps in my business. When I look back on the things that made a difference, it was almost exclusively due to a relationship I had with other entrepreneurs.

Sky Light Chasing - HRH Prince Nikolaos talks to Yatzer about Photography and Art for Tomorrow

Sara Panagiotopoulou | Posted 10.13.2016 | Arts
Sara Panagiotopoulou

HRH Prince Nikolaos at Christies, November 2015 "Imagine photographing the Big Bang," HRH Prince Nikolaos jokingly tells me when I asked him to start...

The (Introvert's) Effective Guide to Networking Like a Pro

Reina Pomeroy | Posted 02.29.2016 | Business
Reina Pomeroy

Networking. You might love it or you might hate it. It depends on a few different things. If you get anxious in situations where you don't know anybod...

How to Get Your Boss to Send You to a Cool Conference

AJ Agrawal | Posted 02.24.2016 | Business
AJ Agrawal

Conference Board found that 52.3% of Americans are unhappy in their jobs. The reasons for this vary, but they often boil down to stress, boredom, and ...

Advertising Week Europe Announces European Roadshow To Visit Berlin, Amsterdam, and Stockholm

Advertising Week | Posted 02.23.2016 | Business
Advertising Week

BERLIN SCHOOL OF CREATIVE LEADERSHIP, DUTCH DIGITAL DESIGN, FUTURE FOUNDATION, THE AD CLUB AND THE MARKETING SOCIETY JOIN INAUGURAL ROADSHOW, WITH SPE...

America Ferrera’s Response To Reporter’s Tone Deaf Question Will Make You Cheer

The Huffington Post | Carolina Moreno | Posted 02.04.2016 | Latino Voices

America Ferrera made some applause-worthy points on social justice and feminism while chatting with Gloria Steinem during the opening of the 2016 MAKE...

Musings From DLD 2016

Lucy Cooper | Posted 01.21.2016 | Technology
Lucy Cooper

It's all about your environment and the specific, desired experience you have within it. [Attendees taking a break] Whether customer, product or a...

How the World Resources Forum Came to be

Pro Journo | Posted 01.09.2017 | Green
Pro Journo

Having started out as conferences focused on recycling with 200 participants in the 1990s to become an annual Forum twice the size, the World Resources Forum has come a long way since its inception.

How To Do Those Things You Think You Cannot Do In 2016

Teresa Kindred | Posted 01.06.2017 | Fifty
Teresa Kindred

Ask any woman who is over 40 if they have had to reinvent themselves and my guess is over half of them will say 'yes.' We leave our childhood homes and naively believe we will follow a certain path and eventually get to where we want to go.

The Long Road: 650 Participants, 109 Countries and 720 tons of CO2

Pro Journo | Posted 01.05.2017 | Impact
Pro Journo

While offsetting CO2 emissions may be a means for compensation, for conference organizers and participants, it's not as easy to walk the talk.

Are Green Conferences Getting Greener?

Lisa Curtis | Posted 12.10.2016 | Green
Lisa Curtis

As the climate talks in Paris come to a close it's worth thinking about the environmental costs of bring 22,000 people from around the world together ...

True Solidarity: 'Standing With Paris' Means Securing A Strong Climate Change Agreement

Dena Adler | Posted 12.07.2016 | Green
Dena Adler

It is critical to achieve a climate agreement this year, and solidarity means continuing to hold each other accountable to increase ambition in the future.

How to Infuse Social Media into a Conference of Tech-Naive Attendees

Mona Shattell | Posted 12.04.2016 | Technology
Mona Shattell

Conferences have long been opportunities to connect, share information, develop new working relationships and uncover new ways to approach solutions to vexing problems. Before the widespread use of technology and social media, that information was limited to those in attendance. Even then, connecting with other attendees could be difficult. Anyone unable to attend the conference missed out all together!

How to Eat Healthy At a Conference

Travelle | Posted 11.24.2016 | Healthy Living
Travelle

Between the stress and the hectic conference schedule, it is no surprise that many have found themselves staring into the lonely and limited options on the muffin tray during coffee breaks. To combat this all too common fate, Travelle brings you a few tips on how to eat healthy at a conference.

3,000 Millennials on a Cruise Ship: An Insider's Look Into Summit at Sea 2015

Loic Le Meur | Posted 11.22.2016 | Technology
Loic Le Meur

Summit shut down all wifi satellite access on the ship except for 10 computers in the main lobby. It made everyone not look at their phones and computers for three days, which was great. You can't leave the boat either, so everyone is together and there are no side events.

Q&A: Justin Lafazan -- Founder, Next Gen Ventures

Viputheshwar Sitaraman | Posted 11.17.2016 | Business
Viputheshwar Sitaraman

Featured in Forbes, USA Today, The Huffington Post, Inc. Magazine and more, Justin Lafazan is an acclaimed entrepreneur, speaker, author and consultant...all at the age of 19.

Travelle's Conference Survival Guide

Travelle | Posted 11.13.2016 | Travel
Travelle

Whether you're there to gain new skills or information, meet new contacts, or to present something yourself, the pressure to wring the most out of a work conference can bring on a great deal of stress. But for those ladies who refuse to succumb to the pressure and want to turn a hectic day into a rewarding opportunity, Travelle has the tips you need to manage your stress level so you can rock that whirlwind of a business trip.

How to Prepare for a Conference

Travelle | Posted 10.29.2016 | Travel
Travelle

Follow Travelle on Facebook or Instagram By Eva Baczynska The single most important thing that a lady can do to benefit from a conference is to a...

Honoring Wayne Dyer at Celebrate Your Life

Edie Weinstein | Posted 10.12.2016 | Education
Edie Weinstein

Millions of people were so deeply affected by Wayne Dyer's transition that occurred on August 30, 2015. He was one of the grandfathers of the spiritual movement.

Woman Drops 238 Pounds and Inspires Others to Lose Weight as a Motivational Speaker

Janice Celeste | Posted 10.01.2016 | Healthy Living
Janice Celeste

Coleman began losing weight on her own naturally, even though her doctor told her that she couldn't lose over 200 pounds without surgery. Coleman replied to her doctor, "Oh, I will do it," and she did.