Events At Dome - March 2018
Last Month’s Highlights at Dome
Dri Sri Ravi Shankar personally guided the Unveiling Infinity II series of talks at Dome@NSCI in March 2018. Organised by ‘The Art of Living’, the event saw 5,500 people attend the talks on the ancient Vigyan Bhairav scripture
Oppo f7 phone Launch
Brand ambassadors Rohit Sharma, Hardik Pandya and Ravichandran Ashwin unveiled the new Oppo f7 at a glittering event at Dome@NSCI on 26 March 2018. While the event might have been in Mumbai, it was live streamed on Youtube to reach the corners of the country.
Cherish life foundation with The Rock-On Trio, Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy
Organised by Cherish Life India foundation, the annual fundraiser raised money to support the treatment of children with cancer at Sion Hospital. The event was led by musicians Shankar, Ehsan and Loy who enthralled the audience with their live performance of some of their Bollywood hits, among other compositions. Another highlight of the event was a live performance by a children choir.
BIG EVENTS ACROSS THE GLOBE
South by Southwest (Austin, USA)
South by Southwest Conference and Festivals, popularly known as SXSW, is an annual convergence of film, interactive media, and music to provide a platform for fostering creative and professional growth. The event offers an array of sessions, screenings, exhibitions and networking opportunities, and is a destination for global professionals, thinkers and influencers. The event was held in Austin, Texas (USA), between 09 March 2018 and 18 March 2018, with an extensive schedule categorised between Conference, Festivals, Exhibitions, and Awards.
Museum Night Fever (Brussels, Belgium)
On Saturday, 03 March 2018, around 25 museums from across Brussels participated in the 11th Night of the Brussels Museums. Between 07.00 PM and 02.00 AM, 17,000 people participated in worhshops, performances, exhibitions, tours and more. There was an activity to cater to all interests.
Taiwan Lantern Festival 2018 (Taiwan)
Celebrated on the first full moon of the Chinese New Year, the traditional Lantern Festival became the first tech inspired show by mixing technology in most displays and introduction of the Festival app to guide people and help them navigate the festival. At the PingXi Sky Lantern Festival, celebrated in conjunction with the Taiwan Lantern Festival, attendees could see thousand floating lanterns all released to the sky together. The Festival also paid homage to the Zodiac of the year, which this year is the Dog.
Vancouver Fashion Week 2018 (Vancouver, Canada)
The week-long showcase of the best in Fall/Winter fashion between 19 March and 25 March, featured designers and brands from 15 countries. Its sister event, the Vancouver Kids Fashion Week, was held on 24th March and 25th March.