Mastercard Incorporated to Host Conference Call on Third-Quarter 2020 Financial Results

On Wednesday, October 28, 2020, Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE: MA) will release its third-quarter 2020 financial results. The company will host a conference call to discuss these results at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time.

The financial results will be posted on the company’s website at investor.mastercard.com. The company will issue an alert over a news wire when the earnings materials are publicly available, including a link to those documents.

Conference Call Details:
U.S. dial-in: (833) 714-0894
International dial-in (outside the U.S.): +1 778 560 2664
U.K. local dial-in: 02035478612
Conference ID: 2393503

A replay of the call will be available for 30 days and can be accessed below:
U.S. dial-in: (800) 585 8367
International dial-in (outside the U.S.): +1 416 621 4642
Conference ID: 2393503

A webcast for this call can also be accessed at investor.mastercard.com.

About Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE: MA), www.mastercard.com
Mastercard is a global technology company in the payments industry.

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News: NATO Deputy Secretary General opens conference on Emerging and Disruptive Technology, 05-Oct.-2020

NATO Deputy Secretary General Mircea Geoană and the NATO Chief Scientist Dr Bryan Wells opened the 14th NATO Operations Research and Analysis Conference. The event, organised jointly by the NATO Science and Technology Organization (STO) and Allied Command Transformation (ACT), took place virtually on 5-6 October 2020, and had as its theme Emerging and Disruptive Technology (EDT).

The Conference attracted over 400 participants, from 21 NATO Allies and seven partner nations, and dealt with topics ranging from cyber and autonomy, through strategic analysis and artificial intelligence, to big data and combat modelling. 

NATO Deputy Secretary General said “NATO’s Operational Research and Analysis community plays a vital role in assisting Nations and NATO in understanding the political and military implications of emerging and disruptive technologies. The experts that are brought together demonstrate the power of NATO’s network of scientists”.

The Conference brought together analysts from national defence analysis and research organisations,

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MetLife to Hold Conference Call for Third Quarter 2020 Results

MetLife, Inc. (NYSE: MET) today announced that it will hold its third quarter 2020 earnings conference call and audio webcast on Thursday, November 5, 2020 from 9-10 a.m. (ET). The call will follow MetLife’s issuance of its third quarter 2020 earnings news release and Third Quarter 2020 Financial Supplement on Wednesday, November 4, 2020, after the market closes. The news release and Third Quarter 2020 Financial Supplement will also be available on the MetLife Investor Relations web page (https://investor.metlife.com).

The conference call will be available live via telephone and the internet. To listen via telephone, dial 844-291-6362 (U.S.) or 234-720-6995 (outside the U.S.). The participant access code is 2510803. To listen to the conference call via the internet, visit www.metlife.com through a link on the Investor Relations page. Those who want to listen to the call via telephone or the internet should dial in or go to the website at

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Submit your Proposal to the 50th Annual National Solar Conference

Submit your Proposal to the 50th Annual National Solar Conference

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BOULDER, Colo., Oct. 7, 2020

SOLAR 2021: Empowering a Sustainable Future

August 3-6, 2021 | Boulder, CO | University of Colorado Boulder

BOULDER, Colo., Oct. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The American Solar Energy Society (ASES) has opened the Call for Participation for their 50th Annual National Solar Conference, SOLAR 2021. This conference is focused on the  theme of “Empowering a Sustainable Future,” highlighting innovations and advancements in renewable energy technology and its equitable adoption. SOLAR 2021 promises to cover the most important and empowering content to drastically reduce carbon emissions now.

Submit to the Call for Participation for SOLAR 2021: Empowering a Sustainable Future by January 15, 2021. The 50th Annual National Solar Conference will be in Boulder, CO at the University of Colorado, Boulder August 3-6, 2021. Submit now at ases.org/conference. Interested in sponsoring or partnering on the event? Email conference@ases.org. #SOLAR2021Boulder
Submit to the Call for Participation for SOLAR 2021: Empowering a Sustainable Future by January 15, 2021. The 50th Annual National Solar Conference will be in Boulder, CO at the University of Colorado, Boulder August 3-6, 2021. Submit now at ases.org/conference. Interested in sponsoring or
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MIT Technology Review Hosts CyberSecure Online Conference Dec 2-3, 2020

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Oct. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — MIT Technology Review’s December 2-3 virtual conference, CyberSecure, equips executives, leaders, and managers with practical guidance on cyber-breach prevention and incident response.

“Cybersecurity is crucial everywhere, across all organizations and in every old and emerging technology. Threats move quickly and change daily. This event gathers key experts to help you understand what comes next,” said Patrick Howell O’Neill, cybersecurity reporter for MIT Technology Review.

CyberSecure speakers bring cross-industry perspectives on nation-state hackers, cyber-resiliency strategies, holistic risk management, and the path toward a zero-trust future. They represent a curated selection of researchers, information security specialists, and leaders experienced in preventing and responding to cybercrime attacks. They include:

  • MK Palmore, Field Chief Security Officer | Palo Alto Networks
  • John Hultquist, Senior Director, Intelligence Analysis | FireEye
  • Jamil Farshchi, Chief Information Security Officer | Equifax
  • Alissa Abdullah (Dr. Jay), Deputy Chief Security Officer | Mastercard
  • Edna
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Nasdaq’s Technology of the Future Conference: A Conversation with Nasdaq President and CEO Adena Friedman

Nasdaq’s biennial Technology of the Future (ToF) conference, now in its 17th (and first virtual) edition, brings together Nasdaq’s global Market Technology customer community, to discuss how marketplace operators can evolve their businesses and embrace emerging technologies as they look to advance their capital market ecosystems.

As part of the conference, Lars Ottersgård, EVP and Head of Market Technology spoke with Nasdaq’s President and CEO Adena Friedman on the state of technology in the capital markets in 2020.

An abridged version of their conversation is what follows.

These past months coping with a global pandemic have changed the economic outlook and everyday life for people across the globe. We have seen extreme market conditions while managing new work from home realities. In terms of the unusual market conditions, how has Nasdaq as a market operator and a technology partner handled the market volatility and the technology resiliency challenges

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StradVision Unveils New Solution for Vehicle 360-degree Vision at NVIDIA’s GPU Technology Conference 2020

SEOUL, South Korea, Oct. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — StradVision will reveal its new Advanced Driver-Assistance Systems (ADAS) solution for automotive surround view monitoring at NVIDIA’s 11th GPU Technology Conference (GTC) 2020.

The annual event, held online from October 5 to 9 this year due to COVID-19, has previously attracted more than 45,000 registered attendees. It brings together industry leaders, specialists, developers, researchers, engineers, and innovators looking to enhance their skills, exchange ideas, and gain a deeper understanding of how AI will transform their work.

Available to GTC’s registered attendees as an on-demand presentation, StradVision Platform Engineer Kukhyun Cho’s session will explain how the company’s flagship product SVNet works with Surround View Monitors (SVMs) to form an accurate, 360-degree visualization of a vehicle’s environment. Through a process called Edge Blending, the image edges from front, rear, left, and right cameras are seamlessly fused into one combined image.

This vision

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GeekWire Summit- Explore the future at this 2020 virtual tech conference!

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SEATTLE, Oct. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The 2020 GeekWire Summit, presented by Bank of America, brings together the brightest minds in technology, business, science and entrepreneurship for engaging conversations about the future. In its 9th year, the GeekWire Summit has transitioned into a fully virtual experience taking place over three-weeks featuring deep dives into areas such as privacy, AI, health tech, travel, politics, and much more.

On Tuesdays and Thursdays from Oct. 13-29, we are convening some of the planet’s top thinkers in areas such as travel, education, health, politics, vaccines, venture capital and much more. The Summit event platform encourages networking and attendee engagement.

Agenda highlights include fireside chats with Bill Gates, Gates Foundation Co-chair, Peter Kern, Expedia Group CEO, and Panos Panay, Microsoft Chief Product Officer. Regence BlueShield’s

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Future of tech in manufacturing on agenda of CWRU conference

Exploring the impact emerging digital technologies will have on businesses, especially manufacturing businesses, will be explored at the second annual Digital Futures Conference hosted online by Case Western Reserve University and the Innovation Research Interchange from Oct. 12-15.

Digital technologies such as 5G telecommunications and the Internet of Things that have the potential to create smart machinery will be discussed in interactive learning sessions and case studies by thought leaders from around the world.

One of the conference organizers, Youngjin Yoo, professor of information systems at CWRU’s Weatherhead School of Management, said in a telephone interview that the need for companies to use digital technologies to change is becoming more evident every day.

“The pandemic is turning a chronic problem into an acute problem,” said Yoo, who is overseeing the digital transformation efforts at University Hospitals of Cleveland. “Those companies who are not adapting to the digital environment are accelerating

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SIUE and SIUC to co-host annual Global Fusion Conference

EDWARDSVILLE — Southern Illinois University Edwardsville together with SIU Carbondale will host the 20th Annual Global Fusion Conference Friday-Sunday Oct. 9-11 in what will be the event’s first-ever virtual gathering.

The goal of the conference is to promote academic excellence in global media and international communication studies. It is sponsored by a consortium of universities, including SIUE, SIUC, the University of Texas at Austin, Texas A&M University, Ohio University and Temple University.

Under the theme “(In)visibility in global communication: Connections and Inequities,” the plenary panel brings together a rising filmmaker and two media scholars to discuss the Black Lives Matter and global anti-racist movement from Ferguson, Mo., to Cape Town, South Africa. Because it is virtual, there will be presenters from the Philippines, Myanmar, India and Europe.

According to Musonda Kapatamoyo, PhD, chair and professor in the SIUE College of Arts and Sciences’ Department of Mass Communications, the virtual conference

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