National Association of Broadcasters 2018

Las Vegas – The National Association of Broadcasters conference takes place this week. Hashtags: #NABSHOW, #mynab2018 Main Stage highlights include: “Star Wars: The Last Jedi”: Join the Rebellion From Podcast to Broadcast Leading Through Disruption Race on the Red Planet: Chasing our Creative Future with Curiosity and Opportunity The Future of Profits is Purpose Key …

ITB 2018

From ITB Urlaub ist unsere Natur. Future DayFor 15 years, ITB Future Day has been the most important day of the ITB Berlin Convention. This is where mega trends in economy and society and key topics of the global travel and tourism industry are discussed. Exclusive empirical study results and examples of Best Demonstrated Practices …

Visitor Spending Near USA National Parks (2018)

Photo: Grand Canyon In 2018, visitor spending in communities near national parks resulted in a $40.1 billion benefit to the nation’s economy and supported 329,000 jobs. In 2018, 318 million park visitors spent an estimated $20.2 billion in local gateway regions while visiting National Park Service lands across the country. These expenditures supported a total …

Podcast Faves 2018

Poster As we unveil our favorite podcasts of 2018, it is a good time to reflect on the act of listening. When we are mindfully aware of our senses, we are rarely speaking. We are absorbing – listening, seeing, touching, tasting, smelling. Podcasts and good radio ask that we listen.  Podcasts create a world co-created …

Buzzword Bingo 2018

Poster: Image: Warming stripes What are your favorite words of 2018? We are curating our annual collection of new words, old classics, and the inbetween, that came to attention/usefulness in 2018. Buzzword Bingo 2018https://www.planeta.com/bilingual-signshttps://www.planeta.com/coddiwomplehttps://www.planeta.com/deepfakehttps://www.planeta.com/digital-transformationhttps://www.planeta.com/dispensaryhttps://www.planeta.com/flexitarianhttps://www.planeta.com/jomohttps://www.planeta.com/lifelong-learninghttps://www.planeta.com/positive-travel-biashttps://www.planeta.com/rain-shadowhttps://www.planeta.com/single-use-plastichttps://www.planeta.com/warming-stripes Also see: Americanist, Bike Lanes, Bilingual Signs, Culinary Tourism, Dark Sky, Data Portability, Decolonizing, Digital Transformation, Dispensary, Endangered Species Act, Extreme …

Christmas 2018

Photo: Henderson Holidays Rolling coverage of Christmas 2018 celebrated around the world: Henderson, Nevada It’s #Christmas in #Henderson at this years #Winterfest… all part of my final three weeks before I leave for #Oaxaca on Jan 2. Maybe I’ll see @ronmader here today… pic.twitter.com/8QKldHiA6X — Dave Millers Mexico (@DMillersMx) December 8, 2018 Mexico City Comienzan …

Radish Night 2018

Poster Oaxaca City, Mexico – 2018 is the 121st iteration of the annual Noche de Rábanos, aka Radish Night, which takes place on Sunday, December 23 in the downtown zócalo. One of the most impressive community celebrations in the world, it is a favorite of locals and visitors. Consider the pageantry a mashup of agriculture …

Las Vegas Restaurant Week 2018

Artwork Three Square Food Bank presents Las Vegas Restaurant Week June 18-29, 2018. The event celebrates dining out for a cause. Hashtag: #LVRW Make reservations at award-winning restaurants and local eateries you have always wanted to try, and your meal could provide up to 18 meals to hungry people in the community. A portion of …

Word of the Year 2018

Buzzwords WOTY, aka the Word of the Year, is given by various organizations and highlight language which reflect the popular discourse. Elsewhere on the Webhttps://www.macquariedictionary.com.au/blog/article/536/https://www.merriam-webster.com/words-at-play/word-of-the-year-2018-justicehttps://www.collinsdictionary.com/wotyhttps://www.dictionary.com/e/word-of-the-yearhttps://en.oxforddictionaries.com/word-of-the-year/word-of-the-year-2018 Previously Planeta.com

Climate COP24

Poster The UN climate summits, the COP (Conference of the Parties) are global events which negotiate climate policy. Katowice, Poland hosted the event, Climate #COP24 in 2018. Key Links unfccc.int/katowice unfccc-cop24.streamworld.de Facebook: UNclimatechange Questions Will the conference and side events have livestreaming and archived video? Will press conferences be streamed online? Are there guidelines or …