Gil BAshe
Gil Bashe

Finn Partners and Civis Analytics are hosting a virtual live event that will discuss the findings of a new survey exploring consumers’ shifting priorities and the need for greater information and education about health insurance choices available. “A Perfect Storm: The State of Health Insurance in COVID-19 America,” which runs from noon to 1 p.m. on Sept. 17, will be moderated by Finn managing partner, global health Gil Bashe. Panelists will include WebMD chief medical officer John Whyte, Health economist Jane Sarasohn-Kahn and Civis Analytics director, applied data science & healthcare Crystal Son. For more information, or to register for the event, click here.

Imagine AR

A Sept. 16 webinar from WordWrite Communications and augmented reality company ImagineAR will look at how AR can give marketing strategies a boost in a digital-first world. “A New Reality: How AR is Changing Storytelling” will outline some of the ways in which AR is changing storytelling and marketing campaigns. In addition, ImagineAR will demo its free mobile app, showing how it delivers scavenger hunts, sweepstakes, rewards/coupons and more. Attendees will have an opportunity to ask questions about AR activation, strategy, execution or the app during a Q&A. To sign up for the webinar, click here.

Black Tourism

The National Coalition of Black Meeting Professionals is presenting its 7th annual “State of Black Tourism” event on Sept. 17 at 9:45 a.m. in partnership with the National Press Club. The event will feature leading hospitality executives and elected officials, who will look at recent trends for Black and Brown travelers in the U.S. and around the world. Speakers will include MMGY global vice president & co-chair DEI Council Danny Guerrero, Richmond Mayor Levar M. Stoney, Black Travel Alliance president Martinique Lewis and NCBMP chairman Jason Dunn, Sr. To register, click here.