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2014-07-23 08:39:31

Aspen Institute and Knight Foundation present FOCAS 2014 WASHINGTON, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Leaders and experts from the public and private sectors will meet to discuss innovative ways to strengthen the Internet to promote free expression, personal choice and a secure and vibrant economy at a roundtable discussion next month in Aspen, Colorado. The event, taking place August 10-13, will be streamed live at http://www.aspeninstitute.tv....

2014-07-15 12:23:34

NORTHBOROUGH, Mass., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aspen Aerogels, Inc. (NYSE: ASPN) ("Aspen Aerogels") will issue a press release reporting its second quarter 2014 financial results on Thursday, August 7, 2014 after the market closes. The press release will be posted on the Aspen Aerogels Investor Relations webpage at http://ir.aerogel.com/investors/news/ . Aspen Aerogels management will host a conference call at 5 p.m. ET. The conference call with be available live as a listen-only...

2014-07-03 23:00:45

Mount Sinai Dermatologists Identified Many with Sun-damaged Skin over Ten Days NEW YORK, NY (PRWEB) July 03, 2014 Dermatologists from the Mount Sinai Health System performed 713 skin cancer screenings at the Aspen Ideas Festival (AIF), identifying nine possible melanomas, 190 precancerous lesions, 80 atypical moles and 89 potential non-melanoma skin cancers. This is nearly twice the number of screenings performed at last year’s Festival. These potential diagnoses must be confirmed with...

2014-07-03 12:23:16

Salam Fayyad, Tim Geithner, Gina McCarthy, Penny Pritzker to Be Featured ASPEN, Colo., July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Aspen Ideas Festival, presented by the Aspen Institute and The Atlantic, concludes today, July 3. The upcoming live video for July 3 is: -- 9:00am MDT / 11:00am EDT - Stress Test: Reflections on the Financial CrisisAs president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and then as President Barack Obama's secretary of the Treasury, Timothy...

2014-07-02 12:25:32

Arne Duncan, Gwen Ifill, Martin Indyk, John Lewis to Be Featured ASPEN, Colo., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Aspen Ideas Festival, presented by the Aspen Institute and The Atlantic, continues today, July 2, to imagine what the next ten years will bring. The upcoming live video for July 2 is: -- 9:00am MDT / 11:00am EDT - News at the Speed of DataIn this panel, we'll hear about powerful news tools to discover news as it's breaking, and from the...

2014-07-01 08:27:44

David Brooks, Katie Couric, Gov. Hickenlooper to Be Featured ASPEN, Colo., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- WHAT: The Aspen Ideas Festival, presented by the Aspen Institute and The Atlantic, continues today, July 1, to imagine what the next ten years will bring. The upcoming live video for July 1 is: -- 8:00am MDT / 10:00am EDT - Russia and the WorldRussia -- is it a rising or declining Great Power? Where will it be ten years from now?Nicholas Burns,...

2014-06-30 12:34:55

Hillary Rodham Clinton, Al Gore, Tony Blair, Drew Faust, David Petraeus to Be Featured ASPEN, Colo., June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Aspen Ideas Festival, presented by the Aspen Institute and The Atlantic, continues today, June 30, to imagine what the next ten years will bring. The upcoming live video for June 30 is: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130417/DC96489LOGO -- 9:00am MDT / 11:00am EDT - The Politics and Economics of InequalityThe pertinent...

2014-06-29 08:20:39

Mike Mullen, David Rubenstein, Anne-Marie Slaughter to Be Featured ASPEN, Colo., June 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- WHAT: The Aspen Ideas Festival, presented by the Aspen Institute and The Atlantic, continues today, June 29, to imagine what the next ten years will bring. The upcoming live video for June 29 is: -- 9:00am MDT / 11:00am EDT - Balancing Instruments of Power in a Multi-Power WorldJeffrey Goldberg, National Correspondent, The AtlanticMike Mullen,...

2014-06-28 12:20:39

Michael Froman, Mitch Landrieu, "Marketplace," Kasim Reed to Be Featured ASPEN, Colo., June 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- WHAT: The Aspen Ideas Festival, presented by the Aspen Institute and The Atlantic, continues today, June 28, to imagine what the next ten years will bring. The upcoming live video for June 28 is: -- 9:00am MDT / 11:00am EDT - Unlocking Opportunity through TradeJoin US Trade Representative Michael Froman for a discussion of what these trade...

2014-06-27 12:26:03

Jason Furman, Michael Oren, Kathleen Sebelius to Be Featured ASPEN, Colo., June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Aspen Ideas Festival, presented by the Aspen Institute and The Atlantic, wraps up its spotlight on health and opens Fest 1 today, June 27. The upcoming live video for June 27 is: -- 9:15am MDT / 11:15am EDT -A Conversation with The Honorable Kathleen Sebelius Walter Isaacson, President and CEO, The Aspen InstituteKathleen Sebelius, Former US Secretary...


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