Iowa Agriculture Secretary Bill Northey kicked off the Rural Infrastructure Summit in Ames on Monday, sponsored by the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) and Agri-Pulse Communications. “This is an important conversation,” said Northey. Show More Summary
The first annual Rural Infrastructure Summit kicked off this afternoon in Ames, Iowa with big news – the launch of the Infrastructure Vision 2050 (IV2050) Challenge. The news was delivered by Lief Magnusson, President, CLASS Global Sales...Show More Summary
Last month, Microsoft announced that it will host its first Data Science Summit from Sept. 26-28, 2016. The summit will offer hands-on, interactive sessions with the latest big data, machine learning and open source technologies. Joseph Sirosh, Corporate Vice President will deliver the keynote. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama will have a bilateral meeting with Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan during the upcoming G20 summit in China and will likely have at least an informal talk with Russian President Vladimir Putin, the White House said on Monday.
A meting between Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President Barack Obama on the sidelines of a G20 summit in China has not been coordinated yet, but Moscow is ready for it, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Monday.
After a slow start, the administration was able to hit the goal about a month early and just a few weeks before President Obama convenes a summit on refugees during the 71st session of the United Nations General Assembly. Continue reading ? The post U.S. will reach Obama’s goal of admitting 10,000 Syrian refugees on Monday appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
US President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin will have opportunity to speak at the G20 Summit next week in Beijing, according to US National Security Advisor for Strategic Communications Ben Rhodes.
Once reserved for summertime only, runners have become a year-round style. Continue reading…
German Chancellor Angela Merkel's office has not confirmed a possible meeting conserning Ukrainian crisis on the sidelines of the G20 summit in China.
PRESS RELEASE: The Crowd Invest Summit has confirmed that Robert Herjavec, founder of Herjavec Group and star of ABC's Emmy Award-winning hit Shark Tank, will speak in a Fireside Keynote Chat at its inaugural conference on December 8, 2016 in...
The next BRICS summit, in Goa, is less than two months away. Compared to only two years ago, the geopolitical tectonic plates have moved with astonishing speed. Most BRICS nations are mired in deep crisis; Brazil’s endles political/economic/institutional debacle may yield the Kafkaesque impeachment of President Dilma Rousseff.
Wang Wen Economics, Asia Here is the rundown. The G20 has become the key vehicle for implementing and promoting global economic governance. China is set to host this year’s G20 summit in Hangzhou on 4–5 September. What can we expect...Show More Summary
Peter Diamandis just kicked off Singularity University’s first ever Global Summit here in tech capital, San Francisco. The energy is pulsing (what else would you expect in Silicon Valley?), and so is Diamandis' presence on stage as he...Show More Summary
Feeling blue is perfectly normal after a summit or the end of a long-distance hike. The mundane world awaits, and the light that guided you through the drudgery has gloriously exploded. Every year, hikers cope with this transition. There’s plenty of great advice on the subject already available – exercise, get outside, talk to your......
Singularity University’s inaugural Global Summit is kicking off today in tech capital San Francisco and running through August 30th. The Singularity Hub team will be on the ground, covering some of the best speakers, and bringing you live Facebook interviews to give you a taste of the magic too. Show More Summary
The New York Times recounts the story of Air Force Tech Sergeant John Chapman on top of the mountain, Takur Ghar, during Operation Anaconda, March 4, 2002, while Chapman was supporting SEAL Team 6 during the battle for the summit of the mountain. Navy Chief Britt Slabinski saw Chapman get wounded and when he checked […]
The second annual edition promises interesting panel discussions, interactive displays and, most important, a tasting festival. On Friday and Saturday, the Rare Barrel’s Jay Goodwin will talk sour beers; Beachwood BBQ & Brewing’s Julian...Show More Summary
After a screening of The Birth of a Nation Friday night at the Merge Summit, a conference about the intersection between faith and entertainment, Nate Parker gave his first interview about the rape charges he faced seventeen years ago since the disastrous Variety and Deadline interviews that sparked a furor. Show More Summary
After 2189.1 miles, 14 states, and 160 days, I did it! On August 25 (also the 100th birthday of the National Park Services), I summited the Big Kahuna, Katahdin, and partook in my much awaited photo shoot. Now sitting in the real world where you can take 3 showers in 3 days and don’t have......
Blue Springs (Mo.) High School running back Jaylen Ivey earned himself an ejection as well as a suspension for the next game after he kicked a Lee’s Summit West defender for stopping him from scoring a touchdown. Somebody needs to explain to him, that’s sort of the point of a defense. PREP FB: Blue […]