The G7 comprises leaders of Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom and the United States.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will hold a special press conference today (Weds., June 3, 2015) in conjunction with its annual fighter summit in Las Vegas, Nevada, to unveil its new and improved drug testing program, first teased...Show More Summary
Atlanta, the city too busy to hate, has lost the Nobel peace summit due to behind-the-scenes squabbling. “I am disappointed that the hard work of those committed to the 2015 Nobel Summit will not result in the event being hosted in the...Show More Summary
“Anything I can do to suck up to him and his donors, by God I want to do.” — Mike Huckabee (R), quoted by the Tampa Bay Times, on attending Florida Gov. Rick Scott’s (R) summit.
A few days before the G7 Summit, Germany is divided. Some politicians and entrepreneurs claim that rejection to invite Russia is a "missed opportunity" to set up a constructive dialogue with the country.
New Wind Mobile Chief Executive Officer Alek Krstajic aims to talk less and do more, at least this is what he suggested during his speech at the Canadian Telecom Summit. Krstajic took the leading role at the emerging carrier as part of a major overhaul that ushered in a new chairman and two new directors. [...]
Jeb Bush received a hero’s welcome at a summit of Florida’s rich and powerful.
Have you ever seen someone trampling rare lichens above treeline by hiking outside designated trails? Camping illegally on an open summit? Cutting down krumholz to fuel a fire? Carving their initials into a shelter? Building a new fire ring? Washing their dishes with soap in a wilderness pond? Knocking over rock cairns? Breaking live tree branches […]
Today is the first day of the 6th annual Lean Healthcare Transformation Summit, being held this year in Addison (Dallas), Texas. I’m here and this year my colleagues Dr. Greg Jacobson and Jeff Roussel from KaiNexus are attending, so please say hi if you are here. Yesterday, I taught a workshop on daily continuous improvement (Kaizen) […]
by Anthony Dipaola & Grant Smith (Bloomberg) Just when it looked like OPEC was winning the war with U.S. shale-oil drillers, a new front is opening up within its own ranks. The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries’ summit on...Show More Summary
German Chancellor Angela Merkel says that the upcoming G7 summit would put specific emphasis on the “global challenges,” not only on the members’ own problems and concerns.
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The British interior designer Kelly Hoppen will be the keynote speaker at this year’s BOLD (Business of Luxury Design) Summit in Palm Springs, Calif., June 24 through 26. Hoppen, who leads a 40-person team at her London-based firm, has experience designing everything from furniture and household accessories to yachts and estates. Show More Summary
House Democrat Mike Quigley of Chicago will accompany President Barack Obama at this weekend's G-7 Summit meetings in Germany, a spokeswoman for Quigley said Tuesday.
Speaking to a gathering at Gov. Rick Scott (R-FL)'s new Economic Growth Summit at Disneyworld, Huckabee praised Scott's economic policies, but added that since they were so successful, they'd attracted disillusioned New Yorkers to the Sunshine State.
Senator Marco Rubio railed against “outdated leaders” in recorded remarks at an Economic Growth Summit in Florida, but Jeb Bush said he did not think the remarks were directed at him.
@CAFEFORCHANGE Photo by Xiomara Bender Fernando Morales-de la Cruz, Founder CAFÉ FOR CHANGE, asks: Madam Chancellor, how many cents of every cup of coffee you will serve at the G7 summit will help eradicate poverty in coffee growing regions? I hope @10CentsPerCup. Show More Summary
This fall in San Francisco, Google will host a Ubiquitous Computing Summit that will focus on making it simpler to bring software to different form factors and devices.
The White House opened its first summit Tuesday to fight antibiotic resistance, and President Obama kicked off the day-long, mostly-closed-door meeting by directing federal departments and agencies to begin a process to buy meat and poultry raised with "responsible antibiotic use."Read full article >>
Earlier today I may have completely proved that the bizarre all-wheel-drive minivan-hatchback thing from a defunct manufacturer known as the Eagle Summit Wagon was the best vehicle of all time, solely by virtue of Kinja points. But if you want to make a minivan-hatchback thing even better, you throw a big engine in it. Read more...