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Top 10 Takeaways From Variety’s Innovate Summit

Variety hosted its first annual Innovate SummitWednesday, providing attendees insight into the future of artificial intelligence, analytics, and virtual reality in entertainment and related fields through a series of discussions and panels. Here are the top 10 takeaways from the summit. 1. VR can be used to turn empathy into action. Baobab Studios CEO and Co-founder Maureen Fan said that in Baobab’s ...

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News: UNWTO to tackle inclusive growth at Jamaica summit

UNWTO, the government of Jamaica, the World Bank Group and the Inter-American Development Bank will co-host a conference on jobs and inclusive growth in Montego Bay, Jamaica. Under the theme ‘Partnerships for Sustainable Tourism’, the event will assess and discuss the future of the sector in the Caribbean, particularly in view of the impacts of natural disasters such as the ...

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Top 10 Takeaways from Variety’s Inclusion Summit

By Ricardo Lopez, Taryn Nobil and Matt Fernandez 1. Skepticism remains major obstacle for women reporting sexual misconduct: Attorney and civil rights activist, Anita Hill, proved to be a timely keynote speaker at Variety’s Inclusion Summit. Hill, who testified before an all-male Senate Judiciary Committee about her sexual harasser, then-Supreme Court nominee Clarence Thomas, said female accusers face deep skepticism when speaking ...

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