10th August 2017
New York - Museum of Public Relations visit
The Public Relations Museum and reference library provide an historical review of the profession through a growing collection that chronicles the evolution of the field.
Shelley Spector, Director of the PR Museum, will share a few details about the development of the PR industry and the PR Museum in New York.
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New York - PR Agency visit (to be specified)
Meeting top experts of NY's PR & Comms industry.
New York - Welcome dinner
Location: to be confirmed.
11th August 2017
New York - CNBC Channel visit
CNBC is an award winning and nationally recognized American basic cable, internet and satellite business news television channel that is owned by NBCUniversal News Group, a division of NBCUniversal. The network primarily carries business day coverage of U.S. and international financial markets; following the end of the business day and on non-trading days, CNBC primarily carries financial and business-themed documentaries and reality shows.
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New York - Rockefeller Center visit
Rockefeller Center is a large complex consisting of 19 high-rise commercial buildings covering 22 acres (89,000 m2) between 48th and 51st Streets in New York City. Commissioned by the Rockefeller family, it is located in the center of Midtown Manhattan, spanning the area between Fifth Avenue and Sixth Avenue. It was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1987 .
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New York - UN's HQ visit
You will learn about the history and structure of the UN, and receive information on the iconic buildings located by the East River.
You will learn about the work of the different United Nations organs, such as the Security Council and the General Assembly. The General Assembly Hall is where all 193 Members States of the Organization convene to discuss global issues.
When official meetings are not in session, you will also be able to see four newly renovated chambers listed below:
- the General Assembly Hall
- the Security Council Chamber
- the Trusteeship Council Chamber
- the Economic and Social Council Chamber
12th August 2017
New York - Los Angeles flight
13th August 2017
Los Angeles - Hollywood Tour (to be confirmed)
The Hollywood tour brings you closer than ever to the entertainment you know and love.
Get ready to experience one of the busiest movie studios in LA with us.
Sightseeing around Los Angeles
Hollywood Walk of Fame and/or Griffin Observatory
14th August 2017
Los Angeles - Paley Center for Media visit (to be confirmed)
The Paley Center for Media, with locations in New York and Los Angeles, leads the discussion about the cultural, creative, and social significance of television, radio, and emerging platforms for the professional community and media-interested public.
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Los Angeles - the PR company visit (to be specified)
Experience-exchange in the field of Public Relations and Communication.
15th August 2017
Los Angeles - San Francisco flight
San Francisco - business visit to IDEO
From designing the first manufacturable mouse for Apple to advancing the practice of human-centered design, IDEO has long been at the forefront of creating change through design.
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16th August 2017
San Francisco - business visit to OhmniLabs
OhmniLabs manufactures robots that help elders and their families address the fear of loneliness. Its robots facilitate families to virtually provide companionship and care to elders.
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San Francisco - business visit to Polycom
Cameron Craig, Global Head of Corporate Communications, Polycom, will share how communication played a pivotal role in Apple’s turnaround period from Steve Jobs return as CEO to the launch of iPhone. Over this period, Apple would prove the cynics wrong and dazzle the world with its groundbreaking innovations, masterful marketing and against-the-grain approach. Cameron will share five communications lessons from those days and how you can take advantage of these same principles for your company or brand. Themes include the importance of keeping it simple, prioritizing influencers, staying focused on your message, and leveraging outside milestones for internal momentum. Cameron was with Apple for 10 years under Steve Job’s leadership including three years as corporate communications lead for the Asia Pacific region based in Singapore.
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17th August 2017
San Francisco - PR Agency visit (to be specified)
Meeting top experts of SF's PR & Comms industry.
18th August 2017
San Francisco - Stanford University visit (to be confirmed)
Stanford is the second best university in the world according to the latest rankings.
Based in Silicon Valley in California, tucked away between the green rolling hills of San Jose and the heights of San Francisco, Stanford University’s manicured lawn has been trodden on by some of the world’s brightest researchers, tech entrepreneurs and influencers of our generation, including Elon Musk, Sergei Brin, Peter Thiel, John Kennedy and Larry Page.
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San Francisco - business visit to Wikimedia Foundation
The Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. is a nonprofit charitable organization dedicated to encouraging the growth, development and distribution of free, multilingual, educational content, and to providing the full content of these wiki-based projects to the public free of charge. The Wikimedia Foundation operates some of the largest collaboratively edited reference projects in the world, including Wikipedia, a top-ten internet property.
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Location: to be confirmed.