Chinese search giant Baidu to speak at International Search Summit London

Baidu’s chief SEM specialist, Zhang Tao, will be speaking at the International Search Summit London on 28th October. Baidu is the leading search engine in China, with over 60% of the market share, a position which has only strengthened following the withdrawal of Google’s search engine to Hong Kong. With over 400 million internet users,…

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Pressemelding: Einar Lunde og Geir Helljesen blir nytt radarpar

Einar Lunde, som nylig gikk av med pensjon etter 44 års tjeneste i NRK skal samarbeide nært med Geir Helljesen som profesjonell konferansier, møteleder, kåsør, foredragsholder og frilanser. – Som Geir Helljesen vil jeg samarbeide med en rekke aktører i markedet, og faglig få ta del i First House miljøet, sier Einar Lunde. Det er…

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Peace award for ethics in business to be given to Stef Wertheimer

Israeli businessman, Stef Wertheimer, is to receive the Oslo Business for Peace Award at the 2010 Oslo Summit peace conference in Norway for his outstanding ethics in business reports IceNews. According to IceNews, Stef Wertheimer, alongside six other businesspersons, will receive the Oslo Business for Peace Award at this year’s Oslo Summit. The award, sponsored…

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Emerging markets and business telecommunications to be discussed at finance summit

Emerging markets and business telecommunications are to be discussed during the ICT Finance Emerging Markets Global Summit, taking place on December 6-7, 2010 at the BIS Conference Centre in London, England. The summit, organised by the Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation (CTO) and the international consultancy firm, BroadGroup, will be attended by members of the telecommunications industry,…

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Business conference Singapore to discuss NGNBN and investment opportunities

A debate during this year’s TMT Finance & Investment Asia conference in Singapore will highlight the NGNBN, business and investment opportunities arising from the launch of Singapore’s ultra-high speed broadband network, the Next Gen NBN. The TMT Finance & Investment Asia conference in Singapore, held this year on November 3-4, will feature an NGNBN opportunities…

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An update on Adaptive and Group Sequential Clinical Methods for Clinical Trial Design

Pharma IQ is proudly announcing a new speaker on board, professor Chris Jennison of the University of Bath. Professor Jennison will join our speaker panel evaluating innovations in clinical trial design at the Innovation in Clinical Design, Analysis and Reporting conference in London, 7th-8th of December 2010. Professor Chris Jennison will survey statistical methods for…

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SEM konferansen 2010 Oslo

Tid: Tirsdag 14 – torsdag 16. SEPTEMBER Sted: Ingeniørenes Hus, Oslo Arrangør: INMA Nettside: http://www.semkonferansen.no/ SEM Konferansen 2009 samlet rundt 200 deltakere som fikk kunnskap og inspirasjon fra noen av verdens fremste innenfor SØK. 10 av verdens ledende eksperter og store deler av hele norgeseliten ga deltakerne faglig påfyll, ny kunnskap og en god dose…

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Iceland’s Asbru Enterprise Park hosts aviation conference

The Atlantic Conference on Eyjafjallajokull and Aviation, organised by the Keilir Aviation Academy, will be held in the Andrews theatre, an ex-U.S. army theatre at Asbru Enterprise Park in Iceland. The conference, which takes place between 12-15 September, is set to be the most important aviation conference in 2010, addressing issues raised by the Eyjafjallajokull…

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Design and branding event announces Camila Batmanghelidjh as key speaker

Social entrepreneur and founder of two charities, Camila Batmanghelidjh, is set to speak during the second installment of the ‘power of difference’ talks, hosted by UK branding and design agency, Williams Murray Hamm. This second installment will focus on transforming brands, business transformation, challenging the status quo and creating difference.

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M&A to be discussed at Finance and Investment Asia conference

M&A and business opportunities are to be discussed at the next finance and investment conference, in Singapore, Asia, allowing for private equity investors, investment bankers and legal advisers to meet. To be held at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Singapore on November 3-4, the TMT Finance and Investment Asia conference will provide financing and partnership…

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    “Kasta macka” (throw a sandwich) is something the Swedish PM does out in nature

    Throwing sandwiches may sound like an odd thing to do, but not in Sweden. Over there, “kasta macka” or “throw a sandwich” is what Swedes call skipping stones on water. The many benefits and wonders of outdoor Sweden Recently, Mr. Stefan Löfven, the prime minister of Sweden was asked to list his top 5 things…

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    Aspen the mountain pup and his love for 66°North

    Aspen the mountain pup is the Instagram famous Golden Retriever with over 98,500 followers. When his owners, Hunter and Sarah Lawrence, visited Iceland for the first time on their honeymoon back in 2013, they fell in love with the landscape, the people and the fashion. As big fans of Icelandic outdoor clothing brand 66°North, they…

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    Project Opal a great success: NORTH SAILING WINS AWARDS FOR RESPONSIBLE TOURISM

    North Sailing has been named Silver winner of the Best Innovation for Carbon Reduction category at the World Responsible Tourism Awards 2015 at World Travel Market in London. North Sailing won the silver at the prestigious World Responsible Tourism Awards 2015 at the World Travel Market (WTM) in London, November 4th. This is the first…

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    Swedes embrace online media streaming services

    Media consumption in Sweden is increasingly characterized by online streaming services such as Spotify and Netflix. Three out of four 15-74-year-olds now use online streaming services to listen to music or watch video. Youtube, Spotify and Netflix are the most popular online streaming services used. Youtube is free of charge, whereas Spotify is offered both…

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    Blue Car Rental: Insurance included in all car rentals in Iceland

    Car rental firms in Iceland cover vehicles with third party insurance as standard, which includes personal accident insurance. This is Icelandic law for driving here. Blue Car Rental is one of Iceland’s main car rental companies and they do provide insurance as standard for most eventualities. This includes coverage from vehicle theft and gravel protection….

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    Insight Asia Travel has currently installed Live Chat with Experts on website

    Insight Asia Travel would like to introduce its live chat installed on its website. Customers now can easily find this live chat application at the bottom of the website on the right hand. Customers can use Video Chat to send real-time video and audio, Screen Share any screen or application, easily share texts and files…