What Else is Happening?
🎥 Cannes Film Festival Starts
The 72nd Cannes Film Festival kicks off this week. Opening the festival this year is a film by Jim Jarmusch called 'The Dead Don't Die', which is a horror movie starring a long list of stars including Bill Murray, Tilda Swinton, and Danny Glover.
🌎 International Day of Families
Families are recognized as the basic unit of society, the UN's 2019 theme is 'Families and Climate Action: Focus on SDG 13'. SDG 13 or Sustainable Development Goal 13 encourages everyone to take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts.
👨🏻💻 UNLEASH America Conference
One of the best HR Tech and Future of Work conferences for HR leaders and business executives opens this week in Las Vegas.
⛳️ PGA Championship starts
101st PGA Championship tees off this week at the Bethpage Black Course in New York. Hot off his Masters win, Tiger Woods is the favorite to win the tournament.
🛠 Maker Faire Bay Area 2019
In what could be the last Bay Area Maker Faire, the 3-day gathering brings together creativity, innovation, and celebration. 2019 highlights will include advancements in 3D printing, various hands on workshops, and giant sculptures and other impressive pieces of art.
⭐ The Best of the Rest
Check out the Forekast website for all the events we couldn't fit into this newsletter. Below are some other events we'd like to give a shoutout:
The Preakness Stakes runs this week in Maryland. The storyline heading into the race is many of the Derby's top contenders will not be at the race.
Endangered Species Day is this week, tweet us your favorite endangered animal.
International Day of Living Together in Peace is a great day to accept and respect the differences of others around us and become united in diversity.
The always funny Jenny Slate will be hosting the Webby Awards Ceremony this week, which honors excellence on the Internet.
The world's biggest lighting trade show, the Lightfair® International, is also this week in Philadelphia.
Keep yourself up to date on all the trending holidays in the Holidays Subkast.