Hot new topic GDPR focus of Krossmiðlun conference in Iceland

Icelandic multi-media company Pipar\TBWA hosted their fifth annual conference Krossmiðlun (also known as CrossMedia) in September. The event is fast becoming one of the biggest marketing conferences in Iceland, attracting over 300 participants this year. ‘Krossmiðlun originally grew from the need to keep learning and be up to date with the new platforms marketers are…

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Dr. Hepburn to Speak at The Thrive Health & Wellness Festival in Canmore

See Dr. David Hepburn, a game-changing speaker and medical cannabis expert live in Canmore, Alberta Vancouver, British Columbia – Dr. David Hepburn, Medical Director for Plena Global Holdings Inc and world-renowned speaker and “medutainer” is scheduled to appear at Canmore’s Thrive Health & Wellness Festival taking place from October 25 to October 28 2018. According…

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El cannabis y los servicios de salud se unen en la Conferencia Grow Up

Este año, la Conferencia Grow Up y Expo en las Cataratas del Niágara agrega un día completo al programa del primer seminario de “Un encuentro entre el cannabis y los servicios de salud”. Diseñado y dirigido específicamente a la comunidad médica, este evento especial presenta oradores discutiendo sobre el sistema endocannabinoide, los riesgos y consideraciones…

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SAP® TechEd® conference, Barcelona

Datavard, a data management specialist and SAP partner, announced its participation in the SAP® TechEd® conference being held Nov. 8-10 in Barcelona. Showcases and use cases will focus on end-to-end solutions for customers planning to move to the SAP HANA® platform. Datavard specialists Attila Laczay and Frank Gundlich are conducting speaking sessions on “Data Volume…

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Decoupling pioneers: Nordic activities at COP21

Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg sent off the Nordic COP21 pavilion to a flying start by announcing a 500 million USD partnership with the World Bank to boost climate action in developing countries. The next two weeks will bring a total of more than 50 events and numerous other activities at the pavilion under the…

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From Iqaluit to Iqaluit: Welcome to the Ninth Arctic Council Ministerial Meeting

April 21, 2015 –Tromsø, Norway – The ninth Ministerial Meeting of the Arctic Council will take place in Iqaluit, Nunavut, Canada from April 24-25, 2015. This meeting will mark the end of Canada’s Arctic Council Chairmanship (2013-2015) and the start of the US Chairmanship (2015 – 2017). Ministers of the eight Arctic states and Leaders…

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FAO launches “pocketbook” on nutrition ahead of ICN2

17 November 2014, Rome – FAO has published a comprehensive pocketbook of nutrition-related data covering all regions of the world ahead of the Second International Conference on Nutrition (ICN2) taking place in Rome this week. Food and Nutrition in Numbers – a pocket-seized compendium dedicated to the state of nutrition worldwide— offers diverse data and…

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Gender stereotypes and inequality in education persist in all Council of Europe member states

A conference in Helsinki on 9-10 October will show how gender equality in Europe lags far behind in practice, even though the vast majority of Council of Europe member states have enacted laws promoting equality between women and men in education. Findings from a new monitoring report will reveal that since the Council of Europe’s…

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Bli en bedre digital markedsfører!

Digitale flater er i ferd med å bli den ledende kanalen i de store internasjonale annonsekampanjene. Digitalt er ikke lenger en del av mediemiksen, men medier er i ferd med å bli en del av den digitale miksen. Er det kanskje på tide å pakke ned den gamle tradisjonelle markedsføringsmodellen? På konferansen «Digitalization of Marketing»…

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59 Presidents of Parliament to gather for Oslo Summit

Presidents of Parliament from the 47 Council of Europe member states, as well as many neighbouring and observer countries, will meet on 11 and 12 September 2014 in Oslo, on the occasion of a conference organised by the Storting and the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE).

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    Swedes embrace online media streaming services

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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

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