VOL. 116 | NO. 137 | Wednesday, July 17, 2002
Designing with Dreamweaver and Flash Attack Workshop will be Aug
Designing with Dreamweaver and Flash Attack workshops
are Aug. 8-9. Each workshop is $199. Those who attend both pay $348. Call (800)
258-7246 or visit www.natsem.com for
The Memphis Area Technology Council is planning committee
alignment meetings for those interested in getting involved with the MATC.
Meetings are 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 6 at the Memphis Regional Chamber, 2:30
p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Aug. 13 at the MRC, and 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 14 at the Crescent
Center, Suite 500. For details, visit www.memphistech.com.
Federal Express Corp., a subsidiary of FedEx Corp., and
Airbus Industrie, signed a definitive purchase agreement for FedEx Express to
acquire the A380-800F, the new high-capacity, long-range aircraft, company
officials announced in a press release. FedEx Express will take delivery of 10
of the aircraft, three each in 2008-2010 and one aircraft in 2011. FedEx
Express also holds options from Airbus for 10 additional A380 aircraft.
The American Society for Training and Development is
sponsoring Executives Behaving Badly from 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Aug. 27 at
the Racquet Club, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Fee is $20. Call 371-4140, for
information. ASTD representatives will discuss how to recognize and respond to
negative behaviors; how to determine if the behavior can be changed; how to
address such behavior positively; and what steps to take to be a
behavior-change catalyst. Speaker Jan Thomas is regional leadership
specialist with Lee Hecht Harrison.
The Memphis Incubator and EmergeMemphis, 516 Tennessee St.,
is cutting the ribbon on its new building at 10 a.m. today.
Mississippi Technology Alliance president and chief
executive officer Dr. Angie Dvorak opened the second Technology @ Home in Mississippi
Tour, which will run from July through September. The alliance will visit
Mississippi communities to explore ways they can benefit from the advancement
of technology. Register for the free meetings by calling (601) 960-3610 or
Memphis company LunaWeb is offering full service class
packages and marketing classes designed to help companies optimize their Web
sites. Courses cover online advertising, community building and site traffic
evaluation. For information of the LunaVersity series, visit www.LunaWeb.net.