Consumer Electronics Show 2019

Poster Last day for Las Vegas’ largest convention, the Consumer Electronic Show (January 8-11, 2019). Are you CES Ready? Hashtag: #CES2019 Official spin: “CES is the world’s gathering place for all those who thrive on the business of consumer technologies. It has served as the proving ground for innovators and breakthrough technologies for 50 years …

2019 #StateOfVegas

Hashtags Among the things that Las Vegas does right is the annual of State of the City presentation made by Mayor Carolyn Goodman. Livestreaming on Livestream https://livestream.com/cityoflasvegas/events/8519276 2019 Thanks to livestreaming video, anyone around the world can access the mayorial assessment of the preceding year in one of the world’s most storied cities. Hashtag: #StateofVegas. This is …

Sámi Language Conference

The Sámi Parliament hosts the Sámi Language Conference in Tromsø, Norway February 4-5, 2019. The conference venue will be the Clarion Hotel ‘The Edge’. Marking the official kick-off of the Sámi Parliament’s language campaign, this conference will be the first major commemoration of the UN International Year of Indigenous Languages in Sápmi. Sámi municipalities, language …

Soundcloud Faves

Logo The future of Soundcloud – soundcloud.com – is murky, but what a terrific outlet for professional and amateur podcasts alike. Our favorites: Kumoontun https://soundcloud.com/kumoontun Kumoontun Afropop https://soundcloud.com/afropop-worldwide Afropop Edge of Sports https://soundcloud.com/edgeofsports Edge of Sports Le Show https://soundcloud.com/leshowharryshearer Le Show Honolulu Civil Beat https://soundcloud.com/civilbeat Honolulu Civil Beat Native America Calling https://soundcloud.com/native-america-calling Native America Calling …

Jane’s Walk 2019

Elsewhere on the Web Jane’s Walk – https://janeswalk.org – is an annual festival of free, citizen-led walking conversations inspired by Jane Jacobs. Walks take place in hundreds of cities around the world. Key Links janeswalk.org Facebook Questions Are there videos or features from the walks? Are there recommended online resources, publications, and maps? Background Jane’s …

2019 Calendar

Photo What’s on the calendar in 2019? International Year of Indigenous Languages 2019 – International Year of Indigenous Languages 500th Anniversary 1519 – 2019 January Living Green Super Recycling Day February 2019 Responsible Travel Week #rtweek19 Te Matatini March Open Education Week May Janes Walk June World Environment Day World Giraffe Day 43rd Session of …

43rd Session of UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee #43whc

Poster: #43WHC Azerbaijan hosts the 42nd session of the UNESCO World Heritage Committee from June 30 to July 10, 2018, in Baku. Hashtag: #43whc The event is notable for its adoption of new world heritage sites as well as the potential for delisting sites that are not fulfilling their commitments. Key Links whc.unesco.org/en/sessions/43COM https://whc.unesco.org/en/sessions/43COM/documents Local …