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2012-01-11 13:00:00

The Licensing Executives Society International (LESI), has announced that the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) will launch its 2012 Intellectual Property Roadmap: Current and Emerging Issues for Business and Policymakers during the inaugural LESI Global Technology Impact Forum (GTIF) on January 23-25, 2012 in Geneva, Switzerland. Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) January 11, 2012 The Licensing Executives Society International (LESI), has announced that the International Chamber of Commerce...

2010-06-22 15:48:00

(euro)800 billion annual global economic cost requires urgent response TORONTO, June 22 /PRNewswire/ - To view this Social Media Release, please enter the following address in your web browser. http://smr.newswire.ca/en/international-chamber-of-commerce-and-canadian-intellectual/international-chamber-of-commerce-urges-g8g20-action /NOTE TO PHOTO EDITORS: The photo accompanying this social media release is also available at http://photos.newswire.ca. Images are free to accredited members of...

2009-11-19 06:00:00

CAIRO, Nov. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Business leaders have issued a stark warning that the demise of the UN-linked Internet Governance Forum (IGF) could impede the ability of the Internet to drive economic growth and improve societal benefits. The warning was addressed to delegates attending the closing ceremony of the 4th IGF meeting in Sharm el-Sheikh on Wednesday 18 November, by Herbert Heitmann, Chair of the International Chamber of Commerce's (ICC) Commission on E-Business, IT and Telecoms,...

2009-11-15 08:00:00

SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt, Nov. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The future of the Internet is everyone's concern. As a gateway to abundant resources that can help raise global living standards, the continued evolution and success of the Internet is essential. This was the message delivered today by business leaders to the UN-linked Internet Governance Forum (IGF), taking place in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt. Addressing over 1,000 participants during the opening ceremony of the forum, International Chamber of...

2009-10-15 03:00:00

PARIS, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Business leaders from around the world are calling on the United Nations to retain its Internet Governance Forum (IGF), saying it is a crucial component in global policy discussions to ensure continued Internet innovation, and the required conditions to attract investment. To view the Multimedia News Release, go to: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/iccwbo/40600/ The IGF, which was set up three years ago as an open platform for businesses, governments,...

Word of the Day
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.