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Founder of Khan Academy keynote speaker at ICCA Congress

Salman Khan keynote speaker ICCA congress 2020

Founder and CEO of the nonprofit Khan Academy, Salman Khan, will be joining this years’ ICCA Global Hybrid Congress Experience as keynote speaker. Revolutionize education Salman Khan seeks to remove the barriers to education that leave over 600 million children lacking basic math and reading skills. His free, world-class curriculum—available to anyone, anywhere—has made a […]

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Leiden’s first hybrid Conference

Eurohaptics hybrid conference in Leiden

Leiden has showcased it’s capability of organizing hybrid conferences with EuroHaptics 2020 , combining on-site and live streaming, adhering to Covid-19 guidelines. Eurohaptics is a major international conference on haptics and touch enabled computer applications, and the primary European meeting for researchers in this field. The Eurohaptics 2020 conference, held in Leiden from 6 till […]

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IBTM Events announces first details of IBTM World Virtual

IBTM Events has announced the first details of IBTM World Virtual which will take place online from 8 – 10 December 2020. The online event will incorporate three full days of one-to-one business meetings, a comprehensive programme of content and many of the key features of the live event, tailored to take place online. As […]

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IBTM World 2020 will be a virtual event

IBTM World Virtual 2020

IBTM World 2020 will transition to being a virtual event this year. This decision has been made in close consultation with partners and is a result of the incredibly unpredictable travel restrictions that continue to be in place across the globe because of COVID-19. Situation remains very changeable “Whilst we have been planning positively for […]

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BOCOM’s premiere: showcasing the future of events

Bocom hybrid conference

The hybrid multi-site congress “BOCOM – Experience Borderless Communication” on 3 September showcased how innovative technologies and empathic speakers can be combined to create a unique event with a global community of participants. Numerous protagonists of Germany’s meetings industry successfully demonstrated their readiness for future event formats – especially considering the current global pandemic – as well […]

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Non-profit network for independent conference consultants

IC-International Consultants temporary board

IC-International Consultants (IC) announces the creation of a dedicated Non-profit Network for Independent Events and Conference Consultants. At the beginning of 2020, Matt Régnier (Pleni, The International) and Eric Antonisse (MiceMedia) decided that it was time to address the need for a platform for Independent Event Consultants, where they can  share experiences, support each other […]

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