Kristin Lewis

Kristin Lewis Opera Singer Benefit Concert

  Biography from Kristin Lewis’ website. Kristin Lewis, a lyrico-spinto soprano, has graced the stages of many of the world’s leading opera houses. Noted for her wellfocused, majestic sound, rich in overtones and possessing a rare blend of piano culture and flourishing emphasis, she has been directed by among the most illustrious conductors. A native of …

Black Women in Europe™: Power List 2015 – A List of Our Own©

Black Women in Europe™: Power List 2015 – A List of Our Own©

Black Women in Europe™: Power List 2015 – A List of Our Own© Black Women in Europe™: Power List 2015 – A List of Our Own© In 2010 the Black Women in Europe™ Blog released its first Power List naming 58 women across Europe in 6 categories. For the past two years the list was …

Arabella Kiesbauer Hosts the 60th Eurovision tonight from Vienna

Arabella Kiesbauer Hosts the 60th Eurovision tonight from Vienna

Hosts in 2015 It’s Mirjam Weichselbraun, Alice Tumler and Arabella Kiesbauer to guide Europe through the 60th edition. And yes, the Green Room host will be Conchita Wurst! This year, ORF has decided to pick three hosts, who are all well respected and with huge experience in hosting huge events – Mirjam Weichselbraun, Alice Tumler …

A Day in Brussels – Meeting Minister Cecile Kyenge, Italy

A Day in Brussels – Meeting Minister Cecile Kyenge, Italy

With roots stemming back to 2007 with The Vienna Declaration the Black European Women’s Council (BEWC) is set to revive itself. The first step was a face-to-face meeting with some of the board members representing Austria, Italy, Sweden and the United Kingdom. In addition to discussing the future of the BEWC we had the honor …

Kristen Lewis – Soprano in Vienna

Kristen Lewis – Soprano in Vienna

Source: Visit Kristen Lewis’ website Kristin Lewis, Soprano, a lyrico-spinto soprano lauded for her interpretations of Verdi heroines, is a native of Little Rock, Arkansas/USA. Ms. Lewis began her vocal studies at the University of Central Arkansas under the guidance of Dr. Martha Antolik. After receiving her Bachelor of Arts degree, she continued with her …

Claudia Unterweger – reporting the news in Austria

Claudia Unterweger – reporting the news in Austria

Source Translated from German: The presenter and editor , born in 1971 , has worked for the ORF in both the television and the radio. With the completion certificate of the Vienna International School in the bag , she moved to France originally . There, the native of Vienna, studied international politics. At the University …

7th Annual Summer School on BLACK EUROPE
Opera singer Bibiana Nwobilo

Opera singer Bibiana Nwobilo

Source: AfriClassical blog. Visit them to discover more artists. Opera Singer Bibiana Nwobilo was born in Nigeria and raised in Austria; her CDs include Gershwin’s ‘Porgy & Bess’ and Oskar Nedbal’s ‘Die Winzerbraut’     CPO 777629-2 (2011) Bibiana Nwobilo   A Tweet from BlackGermans @BGCSinc has brought the soprano Bibiana Nwobilo to our attention.  She was born in …

The European Diversity, Business and Inclusion Congress announces its Call for Speakers

The European Diversity, Business and Inclusion Congress announces its Call for Speakers

Limited Call for Speakers EDIC 2013   EDIC Call for Speakers April 2013 is approaching very quickly and preparations for our annual European Diversity, Business and Inclusion Congress- EDIC are excitingly on the way and getting more intense. The European Diversity, Business and Inclusion Congress –EDIC 2013 is happy to announce its Call for Speakers! EDIC provides its …

Doreen Lawrence won the 2012 Campaigner of the Year European Diversity Award

Doreen Lawrence won the 2012 Campaigner of the Year European Diversity Award

Doreen D. Lawrence OBE is a British campaigner and writer who first came to public attention in 1993 as the mother of Stephen Lawrence, a black British teenager who was murdered in a racial attack in south east London. Following the murder of their son in 1993, Doreen and Neville Lawrence believed that the Metropolitan …

2010 Power Lister Beatrice Acheleke continues to shine the light on diversity issues in Europe with the European Diversity and Business Congress

2010 Power Lister Beatrice Acheleke continues to shine the light on diversity issues in Europe with the European Diversity and Business Congress

2010 Power Lister Beatrice Acheleke continues to shine the light on diversity issues in Europe with the European Diversity and Business Congress. EU Commissioner Andor to assume patronage of EDIC 2012   László Andor, EU’s Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion assumes the patronage of the European Diversity and Business Congress 2012! The team of …

Waris Dirie – Powerful woman

Waris Dirie – Powerful woman

Waris Dirie – Austria – Social Activism – Chevalier of the Légion d’honneur; Founder of the Desert Flower Foundation fighting against female genital mutilation Waris Dirie is a Somali model, author, actress and human rights activist. Waris was discovered by photographer Terence Donovan in London and began a successful modeling career. In 1987, Waris played …

Earn extra money by joining the European Diversity and Inclusion Congress 2012

Earn extra money by joining the European Diversity and Inclusion Congress 2012

EDIC is a high-profile international conference aiming at presenting and discussing innovative and successful strategies and trends in the fields of business, research, education and further training, society and media that are directly related to shifting market trends, global competitiveness, corporate sales and marketing. EDIC 2012 is proudly hosted by Vienna Chamber of Commerce and …

Join us at the European Diversity & Inclusion Congress

Join us at the European Diversity & Inclusion Congress

Join us at the European Diversity & Inclusion Congress 1st -2nd of March 2012 Vienna Overview of congress topics The European approach to managing inclusive diversity Work-life Flexibility: challenges, benefits and opportunities for companies and employees Making Work-life Flexibility an issue for management including CEOs Setting company diversity targets and quotas to drive inclusion in …

European Diversity and Inclusion Congress (EDIC) High-­‐level international forum for business executives, media and research institutions Vienna, 1st – 2nd March 2012

European Diversity and Inclusion Congress (EDIC) High-­‐level international forum for business executives, media and research institutions Vienna, 1st – 2nd March 2012

Call for Speakers European Diversity and Inclusion Congress (EDIC) High-­‐level international forum for business executives, media and research institutions Vienna, 1st – 2nd March 2012Dear D&I Experts, Practitioners, Researchers etc.! The European Diversity and Inclusion Congress –EDIC 2012 is happy to announce its call for speakers! EDIC is a high-ranking international gathering of senior corporate …

Another very successful World Diversity Leadership Summit Europe (WDLS-EU) 2011

Another very successful World Diversity Leadership Summit Europe (WDLS-EU) 2011

Over 250 national and international diversity experts from 97 companies, organizations, and the media including Ross Cook Ins., The Winters Group, Virtcom consulting, Adecco North America, UK and France, Bank of America, European Central Bank, Government of Bermuda, Duke University, OMV, ORF, etc. attended WDLS-EU 2011. Among the 65 high-ranking speakers Howard Ross, Mary Frances …

Lydia Nnenna Obute is Austria’s Next Top Model

Lydia Nnenna Obute is Austria’s Next Top Model

Hat tip: Euromight Source: Kurier Wie allgemein erwartet wurde, hat sich Lydia Obute bei “Austria’s Next Topmodel” durchgesetzt. Die 17-jährige Wienerin wurde am Sonntag von der Puls 4-Jury als Gewinnerin der TV-Casting-Show auserkoren. Im Finale der letzten Zwei hat sich Lydia letztendlich gegen Katharina Theuermann (16) aus Kärnten durchgesetzt. “Ich bin total aus dem Häuschen”, …