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The National Business League To Host 34th Annual National Black Supplier Conference Virtually

DETROIT, Sept. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Focused on COVID-19 economic recovery, the National Business League (NBL) will host its 34th Annual National Black Supplier Conference, an “NBL LIVE Virtual+” experience from 8 am3 pm on Wednesday, November 18, 2020. The organization’s first-of-its-kind virtual conference will be sponsored by AMEX, Comerica Bank, DTE, FIAT Chrysler, Flagstar Bank, Ford, GM, Huntington Bank, MPS Group and Toyota, just to name a few. Attendees comprise the nation’s top Black suppliers, Fortune 500 corporate partners, and Tier 1-4 companies. Also funding from the CARES ACT was through a grant from the U.S. Department of Commerce Minority Business Development Agency.

In the midst of a global pandemic, the NBL strives to continue its mission serving as the prime Black business-development pipeline for Business-to-Business/Business-to-Consumer (B2B2C) firms, using B2B training eco-systems to measure equitable growth opportunities within the supply chain. This inaugural

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T.D. Jakes’ Virtual Conference a ‘Master Class’ in Leveraging Faith over Fear | Nation & World

DALLAS, Sept. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — During more than 20 years of the Woman, Thou Art Loosed! international gatherings, women have firmly stood at the forefront of social change, unafraid to use their voices for justice. As the U.S. continues to grapple with COVID-19, women are coming together, motivated by faith, to worship, reflect and learn virtually as the conference goes completely digital Oct. 15-17. Designed and created by Bishop T.D. Jakes, Master Class—exclusively offered at Woman, Thou Art Loosed! —will help women advance in their spheres of influence across business, entertainment, healthcare, technology, finance and ministry.

During this year’s three-day virtual event, Woman, Thou Art Loosed! Master Class will discuss current topics including Black Lives Matter, education, social justice in entertainment, mental health and how to turn anger into action. Featured speakers include mother of Trayvon Martin, Sybrina Fulton; CEO of REFORM Alliance and CNN host Van Jones; mother

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T.D. Jakes’ Virtual Conference a ‘Master Class’ in Leveraging Faith over Fear

DALLAS, Sept. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — During more than 20 years of the Woman, Thou Art Loosed! international gatherings, women have firmly stood at the forefront of social change, unafraid to use their voices for justice. As the U.S. continues to grapple with COVID-19, women are coming together, motivated by faith, to worship, reflect and learn virtually as the conference goes completely digital Oct. 15-17. Designed and created by Bishop T.D. Jakes, Master Class—exclusively offered at Woman, Thou Art Loosed!—will help women advance in their spheres of influence across business, entertainment, healthcare, technology, finance and ministry.

During this year’s three-day virtual event, Woman, Thou Art Loosed! Master Class will discuss current topics including Black Lives Matter, education, social justice in entertainment, mental health and how to turn anger into action. Featured speakers include mother of Trayvon Martin, Sybrina Fulton; CEO of REFORM Alliance and

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Tuya Smart kicks off inaugural AI+IoT Business Conference Virtual Conference (ABC), bringing together key industry leaders in the SEA IoT scene

SINGAPORE, Sept. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The first virtual Southeast Asia (SEA) AI+IoT Business Conference has kicked off from today, which brings together key major industry organizations including Tuya Smart, a leading global AIoT platform, and other leading partners in SEA.

2020 AI+IoT Business Conference Online

Themed on “Revive in Growth – Inspired by Intelligence”, the inaugural virtual ABC aims to harness AIoT for transforming businesses in Southeast Asia, after the pandemic. The event consists of a series of fireside chats and TED-style talks by esteemed companies and innovators.

The pandemic has been a boon for the industry and shown the relevance of IoT products in our daily lives. “This (pandemic) will be the start when young people begin to learn more about the smart home,” Mr. Ryan, CEO from Indonesian brand Bardi Smart Home commented.

Mr. Vincent Chew, Group Managing Director of Pensonic, one

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Mastercard Incorporated (MA) Management Presents at Autonomous Research Future of Commerce Conference (Transcript)

Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) Autonomous Research Future of Commerce Conference September 17, 2020 9:15 AM ET

Company Participants

Raj Seshadri – President, Data and Services

Conference Call Participants

Craig Maurer – Autonomous Research

Craig Maurer

Yes, good morning. We’re ready to get started again. Thanks again for joining us. Just a reminder to everybody that’s with us, if you want to ask a question, please do so through your Q&A box or your – or Bloomberg, or you can even email either myself or Ken Suchoski. This morning we’re lucky to have with us Raj Seshadri, I hope I said that correctly, President of Data and Services at Mastercard. Raj?

Raj Seshadri

Hi, Craig. Thank you very much for inviting me. It’s good to be here and your pronunciation was perfect.

Craig Maurer

Great. So I see you’re in the office.

Raj Seshadri

Well kind of. This is a virtual background

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Visa Inc. (V) Management Presents at Deutsche Bank 2020 Virtual Technology Conference (Transcript)

Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) Deutsche Bank 2020 Virtual Technology Conference September 15, 2020 11:50 AM ET

Company Participants

Oliver Jenkyn – Regional President, North America at Visa

Conference Call Participants

Bryan Keane – Deutsche Bank

Bryan Keane

Hello, it’s Bryan Keane, Senior Payments, Processors, and IT Services Analyst at Deutsche Bank, and we’re thrilled to have Oliver Jenkyn, who is the Regional President of North America at Visa for virtual fireside chat today, and both of us are fighting the smoke and staying indoors in Southern California.

So I think what we’ll do, we’ll keep this chat virtual obviously. And if you have any questions, you can submit your questions through the portal and you can also just email me directly. So with that all of our hope you are safe and sound, thanks for joining us.

Oliver Jenkyn

Pleasure to be here, Bryan.

Bryan Keane

I wanted to start high

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Mastercard Incorporated (MA) CEO Michael Miebach presents at Virtual Deutsche Bank Technology Conference (Transcript)

Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) Virtual Deutsche Bank Technology Conference September 14, 2020 11:25 AM ET

Company Participants

Michael Miebach – President and CEO Elect

Conference Call Participants

Bryan Keane – Deutsche Bank

Bryan Keane

Hello, I’m Bryan Keane, Senior Payments Processors and IT Services Analyst at Deutsche Bank. And we’re thrilled to have with us today the President and CEO elect Michael Miebach at Mastercard, for a keynote, virtual fireside chat presentation today. Format of this call will be a conversation we’ll have with Michael, ask him a bunch of questions. And then if you do have some questions, you can either email me directly, or you can submit it through the portal, and I can grab any extra questions that way.

So with that, Michael, thanks for joining us. And hopefully you are staying healthy and safe. I wanted to start out with asking about earlier this year, you being

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SBA Announces Registration for National Small Business Week Virtual Conference September 22-24

Washington, Sept. 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — As part of National Small Business Week, the U.S. Small Business Administration and cosponsors will host all virtual events on September 22-24, 2020. This year’s National Small Business Week activities will include numerous educational panels providing retooling and innovative practices for entrepreneurs as our nation’s small businesses look to pivot and recover, contributing to a stronger economy. The event will recognize the national award winners, including the naming of the National Small Business Person of the Year.

The National Small Business Week event schedule includes three days recognizing America’s outstanding entrepreneurs, shining a spotlight on the nation’s 30 million small businesses across the country. 

Details and registration information will be posted on https://www.sba.gov/NSBW  as events are finalized. 

Tuesday, September 22, 1 p.m. EDT“Pride in America’s Small Businesses”

Day’s events include:

National Small Business Week Welcome – SBA Administrator Jovita Carranza 

Keynote

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Snap-on to Present at CL King 2020 Virtual Best Ideas Conference

Snap-on Incorporated (NYSE: SNA) is scheduled to present at the CL King 2020 Best Ideas Conference on Wednesday, September 16, 2020 at 11:00 AM Eastern Time.

The live webcast with video can be accessed by clicking on the following link, https://wsw.com/webcast/clk20/sna/1513336 or by copying and pasting it into your browser. You can also join the webcast by visiting the Investor Events page on the Snap-on website at https://www.snapon.com/EN/Investors/Investor-Events and clicking on the link to the event. Following the webcast, an archived replay will be available on the company’s Web site for approximately 90 days.

About Snap-on

Snap-on Incorporated is a leading global innovator, manufacturer and marketer of tools, equipment, diagnostics, repair information and systems solutions for professional users performing critical tasks. Products and services include hand and power tools, tool storage, diagnostics software, information and management systems, shop equipment and other solutions for vehicle dealerships and repair centers, as well

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Express, Inc. Announces Participation in CL King’s 18th Annual Best Ideas Conference

Fashion apparel retailer Express, Inc. (NYSE: EXPR) today announced that the Company will present at CL King’s 18th Annual Best Ideas Conference on Wednesday, September 16, 2020 at 10:15 a.m. Eastern Time. Chief Executive Officer Tim Baxter will participate in a fireside chat that will be webcast live and available for replay for 90 days at www.express.com/investor.

This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200909005952/en/

Express storefront at Easton Town Center in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo: Business Wire)

About Express, Inc.

Express is a modern, versatile, dual gender apparel and accessories brand that helps people get dressed for every day and any occasion. Launched in 1980 with the idea that style, quality and value should all be found in one place, Express has always been a brand of the now, offering some of the most important and enduring fashion trends. Express aims to Create Confidence & Inspire Self-Expression

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